Myrna Hackett, 72, a retired nurse living in Evans, said the day of JFK's assassination was one that impacted her career for the rest of her life.
The assassination of President John F. Kennedy 50 years ago remains a touchstone memory of a generation. We asked our readers to recall where they were when they heard the news that Friday afternoon, Nov. 22, 1963.
Robert Davison, 82, was in Dallas the day President John F. Kennedy was shot and killed.
Readers tell where they were when they got the news that John F. Kennedy had been killed.
On that Friday, Nov. 22, 1963, shock and grief were the primary emotions across the nation. Nobody knew quite how to react.
ATLANTA - The day President John Kennedy was assassinated 50 years ago, another would-be assassin was threatening Georgia's governor.
The assassination of President John F. Kennedy 50 years ago remains a touchstone memory of a generation. We asked our readers to recall where they were when they heard the news.
Dr. Lee Ann Caldwell, the director of the Center for the Study of Georgia History at Georgia Regents University and historian-in-residence for the university, explains why the assassination of President John F. Kennedy still resonates.
When President Kennedy was assassinated, I was sure the Russians would not let me finish the eighth grade.
DALLAS - A 1930s-era movie theater. A hospital. A rooming house. An airport. Sites associated with the assassination of President John F. Kennedy on Nov. 22, 1963, are scattered throughout Dallas and beyond.