Former President Carter released from hospital


Former President Jimmy Carter, 93, answers questions from students during his annual town hall with Emory University freshman in the campus gym on Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018, in Atlanta. (Curtis Compton/Atlanta Journal-Constitution via AP)

Former President Jimmy Carter has been released from the Phoebe Sumter Medical Center according to the Carter Center.

President Carter will continue to undergo physical therapy at his home in Plains as he recovers from hip replacement surgery. 

Former First Lady Rosalynn Carter was admitted overnight to the hospital after she felt faint. She will be kept for observation and testing. She left Thursday morning along with President Carter.

The Carter Center says he plans to teach Sunday school at Maranatha Baptist Church this weekend.

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