We tackled a sewage problem, with help from Jimmy Carter
Georgia state troopers from the Villa Rica station appeared at City Hall in July of 1973 requesting to speak to the city manager. We have a problem, they said. And yes they did have a problem. Villa Rica High School had a problem, and that entire area ...
Jimmy Carter Takes Sweet Selfies With Young Fellow Cancer Survivor
Cancer survivor Carter Beckhard-Suozzi's dreams came true earlier this week when he met former President Jimmy Carter, thanks to the Make-A-Wish Foundation. The meeting took place at the Carter Center in Atlanta and was hugely significant to the ...
A Cold War mystery: Why did Jimmy Carter save the space shuttle?
We'd been chatting for the better part of two hours when Chris Kraft's eyes suddenly brightened. “Hey,” he said, “Here's a story I'll bet you never heard.” Kraft, the man who had written flight rules for NASA at the dawn of US spaceflight and ...
Former President Carter plans to skip Democratic convention
McClatchy Washington Bureau
Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter delivers a lecture on the eradication of the Guinea worm, at the House of Lords in London, Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016. Carter will not attend the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia this month. NEIL HALL AP.