Junior League of Savannah Announces 2009-2010 Board of Directors

By | July 15, 2009

The Junior League of Savannah announces its 2009-2010 Board of Directors and Community Projects. The 2009-2010 Board is as follows: Julie Allen, President; Tanya Glaize, President-Elect; Katie Joyner, Vice President of Communications; Kay Thigpen, Vice President of Community; Tiffany Hughes, Vice President of Finance; Jessica McClellan, Vice President of Membership; Jennifer Self, Treasurer; Mary Jo Halligan, Nominating Chair; Heather Rath, … Continue reading “Junior League of Savannah Announces 2009-2010 Board of Directors”

Price, Slaughter Wed

By | July 15, 2009

Taniqua Jonai Price, and Ronald David Slaughter exchanged marriage vows on June 20 at the United House of Prayer for All People, 1805 Ogeechee Road. Apostle R.I. White, Pastor officiated the service. Taniqua, the daughter of Shirley Jenkins Price and Calvin Price, chose Verlynda Slaughter Thompson and Demaris Hall- Manor as Matrons of Honor. Janelle Meadows served as Maid of … Continue reading “Price, Slaughter Wed”

Charm School for Prospective Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity Inc. Debutantes

By | July 15, 2009

The season has officially begun. Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. is pleased to announce the Prospective Debutantes for 2009. Their names are as follows Shayna Bailey, June Ashley Faith Brown, Brandi Morgan Chaney, Ash Lynn Shanay Crawford, Lauren Rose Cummings, Jasmine Shantel Holmes, Camille Rachelle Houston, Alicia Denise Kelly, Chella Donnyetta Arteria Shaw, Bianca Nicole Singleton, Analicia Elaina Junee Wallace, … Continue reading “Charm School for Prospective Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity Inc. Debutantes”

Health Insurers Must be Accountable

By | July 15, 2009

The American Medical Association (AMA) is considering a national health insurer code of conduct, calling on the U.S. health insurance industry to adopt consistent practices regarding costs, business transparency and the physician-patient relationship. While health care providers – physicians, nurses, hospitals – adhere to strict professional and medical guidelines, no similar protocols exist for health insurers. And although regulated to … Continue reading “Health Insurers Must be Accountable”

Savannah Tech (Liberty Campus) to Receive Governor’s Commendation

By | July 15, 2009

A group of Savannah Technical College staff members will travel to Atlanta next month to receive the Governor’s Commendation for Excellence in Customer Service. The Liberty Campus Student Success Team was selected from among 240 nominees representing 39 state agencies. In thanking the team and announcing the winner to the campus, College President Dr. Kathy Love said, “This award verifies … Continue reading “Savannah Tech (Liberty Campus) to Receive Governor’s Commendation”

Maxwell Elected President of Georgia Association of Special Prgram Personnel

By | July 15, 2009

Sherontae Maxwell, Director of the Educational Talent Search TRIO Program within the Division of Academic Enhancement at the University of Georgia has been elected President of the Georgia Association of Special Program Personnel (GASPP) for the 2009-2011 terms. Sherontae is the daughter of Mr. Ronald Bolden and Mr. & Mrs. Henry Mack (Patricia.) and the granddaughter of the late Mr. … Continue reading “Maxwell Elected President of Georgia Association of Special Prgram Personnel”

First African Baptist to host Musical to Benefit Gary Young

By | July 15, 2009

On Saturday, July 18 at 6:00 P.M., First African Baptist Church, 23 Montgomery St. will presents a Musical and Silent Action with proceeds to the Georgia Transplant Foundation, benefiting Gary Young. Featured in worship and praise will be E. Larry McDuffie and the Savannah Community Reunion Choir, First African Baptist Church Combined Voices, Minister Eric Brack and the Perpetual Praise … Continue reading “First African Baptist to host Musical to Benefit Gary Young”

American Diabetes Association Presents Diabetes University

By | July 15, 2009

The American Diabetes Association (ADA) is hosting Diabetes University on Saturday, July 18, 2009 at Ogeechee Technical College, One Joe Kennedy Blvd., Statesboro, GA 30458 for all people affected by diabetes. Doors will open at 8:15 A.M. with three sessions covering nine topics. Diabetes University 2009, presented by Ogeechee Technical College and Statesboro Diabetes Support Group, is a half day … Continue reading “American Diabetes Association Presents Diabetes University”

Walker to Retire as Pastor of Butler Presbyterian

By | July 15, 2009

The Rev. Dr. Desmond M. Walker, Pastor of Butler Presbyterian Church ( USA) will retire August 31, 2009. Dr. Walker will be honored during worship service on July 26, 2009 at the church at 11:00 a. m. A reception will follow. The public is cordially invited to attend. Dr. Walker’s twelve year pastorate at Butler is highlighted by his leadership … Continue reading “Walker to Retire as Pastor of Butler Presbyterian”

Governor Appoints Mental Health Ombudsman

By | July 15, 2009

Governor Sonny Perdue announced that he has appointed Jewel Norman as the State Disability Services Ombudsman. Norman will assume the position on July 16. “Along with creating a stand alone agency for developmental disabilities, the appointment of Jewel Norman as the mental health ombudsman is another step in improving the state’s care and delivery of services to the mental health … Continue reading “Governor Appoints Mental Health Ombudsman”