AWWIN Announces Lifetime Partnership

By | April 15, 2009

Lifetime TV is proud to partner with AWWIN, Inc, Comcast and Celia Dunn Sotheby’s International Realty as sponsors of the AWWIN Top Ten Working Women of the Year Awards Gala & Silent Auction to be held Friday, May 15 at the Mighty Eighth Air Force Museum. Lifetime Networks is a diverse, multi-media company committed to offering the highest quality entertainment … Continue reading “AWWIN Announces Lifetime Partnership”

Omega Psi Phi to hold Annual Mardi Gras

By | April 15, 2009

The Brothers of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Incorporated will present their Mardi Gras 2009 Contestants, this Friday at the Savannah Civic Center Arena from 8p.m.-until. Tables are $250.00 and Tickets are $25.00 in advance and $30.00 at the door. This is a BYOB affair. This year’s contestants are Tamika Patterson, India Calhoun, and Anitra Williams. Tamika is a lifelong resident … Continue reading “Omega Psi Phi to hold Annual Mardi Gras”

CEMA Announces Siren Installation

By | April 15, 2009

CEMA officials held a press conference on Tuesday, April 7 to announce the completion of the installation of Emergency Warning Sirens throughout the county. Also, Lamar Advertising will provide complimentary siren campaign through their digital billboards. This siren system is used by CEMA to alert residents of potentially dangerous conditions. Upon activation of this system, the siren will produce a … Continue reading “CEMA Announces Siren Installation”

Goodness & Mercy Foundation Completes Nigeria Medical Mission

By | April 15, 2009

About thirty volunteers met on Saturday, March 7, 2009 at the Goodness & Mercy Foundation office for Packing Day for the Nigeria medical mission. The volunteers spent hours packing prescription and non-prescription medications, medical supplies and equipment. The job may seem simple, but it was very detailed because every box had to be weighed and should not exceed 50lbs without … Continue reading “Goodness & Mercy Foundation Completes Nigeria Medical Mission”

Savannah Native Receives National Honor

By | April 15, 2009

Carmen A. Jordan-Cox, who grew up in Savannah, has received the Pillar of the Profession Award from the National Association of Student Personnel Administrators (NASPA). The foremost professional association for student affairs administrators, faculty, and graduate and undergraduate students, NAPSA presents the Pillar of the Profession Award to individuals who exhibit professional distinction, leadership and extraordinary service in their field. … Continue reading “Savannah Native Receives National Honor”

Local Top Ladies Travel to Greensboro to Participate in Conference

By | April 15, 2009

All roads led to Greensboro, North Carolina the place of the 27th Area IV Conference. The conference theme was, “Providing 21st Century Leadership through Exemplary Service.” Pictured are Ladies of the Savannah Chapter adorned in sapphire blue to celebrate the 45th Anniversary of Top Ladies of Distinction, Incorporated at the Ladies Choice Luncheon and Awards Program. Top Ladies and Top … Continue reading “Local Top Ladies Travel to Greensboro to Participate in Conference”

Beach High to hold Hall of Fame Inductions

By | April 15, 2009

Three sport star, Renee’ Williams, member of the 2000 State Champion Beach High Girls’ Basketball team will lead the list of inductees in the Beach High Athletic Hall of Fame Association 2009 enshrinement. The 23rd induction banquet will be held Saturday April 25, 2009 in the Joseph M. Greene Complex at 3001 Hopkins Street and tickets are $25.00. Joining Williams … Continue reading “Beach High to hold Hall of Fame Inductions”

CERT Victorious in Competiton

By | April 15, 2009

Five members from the Chatham County Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) competed against other Georgia CERTs last weekend in Atlanta and ended up coming in third place in the Statewide competition. CERT Challenge Participants were Richard Lewis, Dan Mobley, Alan Baker, Joyce Baker and Kate Underwood. The competition was hosted by the Georgia Emergency Management Agency and was designed to … Continue reading “CERT Victorious in Competiton”

Letter to the Publisher/ Editor

By | April 15, 2009

Mrs. Shirley James, Publisher/Editor, The Savannah Tribune Dear Shirley, I want to thank you and The Tribune for the item about me in the paper’s March celebration of Women’s History Month. It is an honor to be included in this series among the African American women who have been involved in various ways in the history of our people and … Continue reading “Letter to the Publisher/ Editor”

Savannah Branch NAACP to hold Annual Life Member’s Breakfast

By | April 15, 2009

The Savannah Branch of the National Association for th Advancement of Colored People(NAACP) will hold the 6th Annual Curtis V. Cooper Life Members Breakfast on Saturday, April 25, 2009 at 9:00am. The breakfast will be held at the EOA Administrative Building located at 1120 May Street. Reserve your table today. Tickets are $25.00. Please be aware that seating is limited. … Continue reading “Savannah Branch NAACP to hold Annual Life Member’s Breakfast”