Sports with Walter Moore

By | July 22, 2009

Former SSU Scorekeeper Passes Charlie Bryan III passed away on July 19, 2009. Bryan, a 1973 Savannah State alumnus, worked the scorers table at SSU basketball games while the Tigers played in Willcox-Wiley and a year or so after SSU moved into Tiger Arena. The retired SSU employee handled the game clock and later worked as the official scorekeeper. Bellairs … Continue reading “Sports with Walter Moore”

Creme de la Creme Salon

By | July 22, 2009

I am Tamika Lonon, and this is my story. I began doing hair at 9 years old. I started gaining clients at age 16, and I began servicing them out of my grandmother’s kitchen. After graduation, I attended Savannah Technical College for Nail Technology and became certified in 1998. Three years later I was accepted into the cosmetology department at … Continue reading “Creme de la Creme Salon”

Letter to the Editor

By | July 22, 2009

Dear Editor: I want to share with the public the substance of a letter I am sending to our two U.S. Senators concerning the nomination of Judge Sonia Sotomayor for the Supreme Court. I know that local elected officials have little influence in the selection of Supreme Court Justices, but I feel compelled to share my opinion on the nomination … Continue reading “Letter to the Editor”

State Presents the City With Recycling Grant

By | July 22, 2009

Officials with the State of Georgia presented the Savannah City Council with a $955,000 check for recycling equipment during the City Council meeting on Thursday, July 16. State Department of Community Affairs Director Randy Hartmann and Mike Gleaton of the Governor’s Office presented the check, which is the result of a grant application submitted by the City last year for … Continue reading “State Presents the City With Recycling Grant”

Jonesville to Present Praise Dance Contest

By | July 22, 2009

Jonesville Baptist Church of the P.A. of W. Youth Fire Ministry will present a Praise Dance Contest on Friday, July 24th at 7pm. Participants ages range from 13-25 and a fee of $3 is needed to participate. A first place prize of $100 will be presented. The service is free and open to the public.Send an email to jbcyouthexplosion@ gmail.com … Continue reading “Jonesville to Present Praise Dance Contest”

National Urban League to hold Conference in Chicago

By | July 22, 2009

The 2009 National Urban League Conference in Chicago will give attendees everything they need to find personal and professional success in these challenging economic times. Themed “The Path to Power,” influential business, community and political thought leaders from around the country will participate to offer valued advice and insight. Everyone who attends the conference will leave with the resources and … Continue reading “National Urban League to hold Conference in Chicago”

Stiles-Thomas Recognized During We Salute Our Graduates Program

By | July 22, 2009

We Salute Our Graduates, sponsored by: The Board of Christian Education, Dr. Jane Gates, Director, St. Paul CME Church, The Rev. Henry R. Delaney, Senior Pastor, The Rev. Da’Henri R. Thurmond, Pastor was held on Sunday, June 28, 2009. Among those recognized was The Rev. Saundra Stiles Thomas-the wife of the The Rev. David Thomas and daughter of the late … Continue reading “Stiles-Thomas Recognized During We Salute Our Graduates Program”

Walker to Retire as Pastor of Butler Presbyterian

By | July 22, 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”

Savannah Chapter # 159 to Celebrate 97th Anniversary

By | July 22, 2009

The Sisters of Savannah Chapter #159, Order of Eastern Star, Prince Hall Affiliate, will celebrate their 97th Anniversary on August 2, 2009. The anniversary celebration will be held at 602 East Broad Street at 5:00 p.m. For more information on this event, please contact Worthy Matron Brenda Pough at 398-5254 or Sister Sabrina Gennan at 3987217.

Woodville- Tompkins Hall of Fame Announces 2009 Inductees

By | July 22, 2009

The Wolverine Senate Committee of the Woodville-Tompkins High School Hall of Fame Association, Inc. announces its 2009 Induction Ceremony. The ceremony will be held September 11, 2009 in the Eden Room of the Temple of Glory Community Church, 1105 Stiles Ave. at 7:00p.m. The 2009 inductees include:Kenneth W. Durden Jr.: 1977 Football ;Michael Fields: 1977 Track; Christopher D. Franklin: 1979 … Continue reading “Woodville- Tompkins Hall of Fame Announces 2009 Inductees”