A.E. Beach Class of ’54 Celebrated It’s 54th Reunion

By | January 21, 2009

Alfred E. Beach Class of ’54 Reunion Highlights Hail, Hail, the Blue and Gold Class of 1954! Alfred E. Beach High School Class of 1954 wishes each of you a Happy New Year! We are growing stronger each year. The Class of ’54 Celebrated it’s 54th Reunion during the Holiday Season 2008. To highlight: Hospitality was held on December 25, … Continue reading “A.E. Beach Class of ’54 Celebrated It’s 54th Reunion”

StoryCorps, The National Oral History Project comes to Savannah

By | January 21, 2009

Georgia Public Broadcasting hosts StoryCorps during its 26-Day stay in Savannah as its tours the U.S. to capture stories of everyday Americans. SAVANNAH – StoryCorps, a national initiative to document everyday history and the unique stories of Americans, will arrive January 26, 2009 in Savannah to collect the stories of the “First City” residents as part of its cross-country tour. … Continue reading “StoryCorps, The National Oral History Project comes to Savannah”

Fort Pulaski National Monument to hosts Meet and Greet with Mickles and Brown

By | January 21, 2009

In conjunction with the 20th Annual Savannah Black Heritage Festival, Fort Pulaski National Monument will host a special meet and greet with local author Robert Mickles and historian Johnny Brown on Sunday, February 1, 2009. Robert Mickles, author of Blood Kin and Isaiah’s Tears, along with Johnny Brown, conductor of Savannah Freedom Tours, will meet with the public to discuss … Continue reading “Fort Pulaski National Monument to hosts Meet and Greet with Mickles and Brown”

Frank Callen Alumni presents 6th Meritorious Service Awards Luncheon

By | January 21, 2009

On Saturday January 24th at 11:00 AM, Frank Callen Boys & Girls Club Alumni and Friends Association will sponsor their 6th annual appreciation luncheon. The honorees for 2009 are Lawrence Hutchins, Richard “Foster” Singleton, Mrs. Lois Wooten and the Unique Dolls Socia/Civic Club. This luncheon represent an effort by those who were served and were aided, tremendously, by volunteers and … Continue reading “Frank Callen Alumni presents 6th Meritorious Service Awards Luncheon”

Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority Completes Successful Sweater Drive

By | January 21, 2009

The Alpha Iota Sigma Chapter of the Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc. wishes to thank St Philip Monumental A.M.E. Church, Butler Presbyterian Church, Savannah High School, and individuals of the community who donated sweaters during its sweaters drive in December 2008. Many beautiful and decorative sweaters for boys, girls, men and women were donated. The sweaters were given to Greenbriar … Continue reading “Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority Completes Successful Sweater Drive”

Family “Fun in Learning” Night at Hodge Prep Elementary

By | January 21, 2009

Please join us at Hodge Prep Elementary School on Tuesday, January 27 from 7:00 till 9:00 p.m. Our focus will be showing parents how to encourage higher order thinking skills in a fun manner. We will meet in the gym for an introduction by our principal, Ms. Oliver. Afterwards parents will have the opportunity to move through two of seven … Continue reading “Family “Fun in Learning” Night at Hodge Prep Elementary”

NCNW -Savannah Section Seeks Former Members

By | January 21, 2009

The National Council of Negro Women is diligently seeking all persons who were members of the Savannah Section to be part of a special unity celebration. On February 28, 2009 at 9:00 am, NCNW Savannah Section will host a special Harambee Breakfast at the Ralph Mark Gilbert Civil Rights Museum Multipurpose Annex celebrating fifteen years of the Section’s existence in … Continue reading “NCNW -Savannah Section Seeks Former Members”

The Southern Women’s Show returns to the Savannah

By | January 21, 2009

The Southern Women’s Show returns to the Savannah International Trade & Convention Center from February 6-8, 2009, and show producers have created three jam-packed days filled with ideas, products, tips and expert advice to help women live their best lives right now, even with market conditions. One of the most highly anticipated events in Savannah, the annual Southern Women’s Show, … Continue reading “The Southern Women’s Show returns to the Savannah”

SCMPD Joins with Presidential Council on Service & Civic Participation

By | January 21, 2009

Savannah-Chatham Metro Police have teamed with the White House to become a certifying organization for the President’s Volunteer Service Award, a national program recognizing Americans who have demonstrated a commitment to volunteer service. SCMPD’s Volunteers in Policing are citizens who help build bridges between Metro Police and the community through volunteer and community outreach services. Last year, they dedicated 3,000 … Continue reading “SCMPD Joins with Presidential Council on Service & Civic Participation”

Open House to Review City’s Flood Plan

By | January 21, 2009

The City of Savannah is asking for citizen input on the Flood Hazard Mitigation Plan at an open house on Wednesday, January 28 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Metropolitan Planning Commission (MPC) 100 East State Street. As a continuation of its ongoing floodplan and stormwater management efforts the City’s flood plan assesses current flood hazard conditions, including … Continue reading “Open House to Review City’s Flood Plan”