ATLANTA, Ga. — Channel 2 Action News shared the difficult news on Thursday that veteran anchor Jovita Moore has been diagnosed with an aggressive form of brain cancer.
Jovita had surgery in April and is now undergoing treatment for glioblastoma.
Across metro Atlanta and the country, hundreds of people including Atlanta’s mayor, Georgia’s governor and others have offered Jovita prayers and messages of support.
Here are some of the messages she’s received:
The View’s Meghan McCain, who lost her father, John McCain, to the same cancer, offered her prayers.
Gov. Brian Kemp:
Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms
Sen. Raphael Warnock:
U.S. Representative David Scott
Rep. Scott represents Georgia’s 13th Congressional District, which is made up of several metro Atlanta counties, including Cobb, Douglas, Fayette, Fulton, Clayton and Henry counties.
Rev. Bernice King
Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta
Children battling cancer themselves at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta stood in solidarity with Jovita.
CNN correspondent Renee Marsh
Marsh’s 2-year-old son Blake died of brain cancer in April:
Georgia Chamber of Commerce