Sports with Walter Moore

By | October 28, 2009

Tigers Fall To 1-6 Kurvin Curry accounted for 235 and two touchdowns but it was not enough as Savannah State fell to Old Dominion 38-17 at T.A. Wright Stadium before a crowd of 2,743. The loss assures the Tigers of a losing season while ODU, who is in their first year of football, improves to 6-2. Curry passed for 185 … Continue reading “Sports with Walter Moore”

Top Ladies of Destinction: Savannah Chapter Updates – 2009

By | October 28, 2009

The Savannah Chapter of Top Ladies of Distinction, Incorporated held its Transitional Retreat on August 13, 2006 at the Con-Ed Building in the Powell Room. This was a brainstorming session, which allowed outgoing officers and incoming officers to share, discuss objectives, and identify strategies for implementing Programmatic Thrusts, which include Top Teens of America, Status of Women, Senior Citizens, Community … Continue reading “Top Ladies of Destinction: Savannah Chapter Updates – 2009”

Hodge Day Care to hold Fall Festival

By | October 28, 2009

Hodge Memorial Day Care Center invites all Families and Friends to “A Day of Family, Fellowship” on Saturday, November 7 from 11-4 at the center 805 May Street. The Festival includes children’s games, art activities, face painting, etc. Admission is a nonperishable item. There is no charge for most of the games. There will be plenty of good food for … Continue reading “Hodge Day Care to hold Fall Festival”

The Manhattans to Perform During SSU Homecoming

By | October 28, 2009

As part of Savannah State University’s (SSU) 2009 Homecoming celebration, the legendary Manhattans – featuring Gerald Alston and Blue Lovett – will perform on Oct. 31 at 8 p.m. in Tiger Arena on the SSU campus. Tickets are $25 per person and proceeds benefit the academic scholarship program. In business for 45 years now, the original Manhattans included Winfred “Blue” … Continue reading “The Manhattans to Perform During SSU Homecoming”

SSU Marching Band Vying for 2010 Honda Battle of the Bands

By | October 28, 2009

The Savannah State University “Coastal Empire Sound Explosion” is one of 45 HBCU marching bands vying for an invitation to perform at the 2010 Honda Battle of the Bands (HBOB) Invitational Showcase to be held Jan. 30, 2010, at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta. Visit the HBOB web site – www.hondabattleofthebands.c om — to register and vote for the Savannah … Continue reading “SSU Marching Band Vying for 2010 Honda Battle of the Bands”

SSU National Alumni Association Celebrates Homecoming

By | October 28, 2009

SSU National Alumni Association’s Homecoming Committee has been busy planning activities for the return of the alumni for 2009 Homecoming. Registration begins Thursday, October 29 at the Hilton Hotel. This year the association celebrates 60 years as a legally chartered organization and is proud that the organization continues the vision of the alums in 1946. Today the association declares to … Continue reading “SSU National Alumni Association Celebrates Homecoming”

SSU National Alumni Association Announces Queens

By | October 28, 2009

Savannah State University’s National Alumni Association (SSUNAA) has announced the Queens for 2009. They are: Melba Archie, Miss SSUNAA, Linda James, First Attendant, and Barbara McGhee, Second Attendant the Melba Bruce Archie is a 1974 graduate of Savannah State with a major in Textile and Clothing. A native of Albany, Ga., Melba is a retired clothing designer of the MCLB, … Continue reading “SSU National Alumni Association Announces Queens”

SSU’s Lighthouse Project Hosts Take Back the Night Celebration

By | October 28, 2009

The Lighthouse Project hosted its second “Take Back the Night” celebration on Monday, Oct. 19, 2009. The program featured words of advice from the public safety department. Women were cautioned against going out alone and consuming excessive amounts of alcohol. Representatives from the Rape Crisis Center and Safe Shelter also distributed information to attendants. Attendants were allowed to makes signs … Continue reading “SSU’s Lighthouse Project Hosts Take Back the Night Celebration”

Sustainable Fellwood Named “Best In Category”

By | October 28, 2009

The green affordable housing development Sustainable Fellwood has been honored in Southeast Construction magazine’s “Best of 2009” awards. Sustainable Fellwood was named “Best In Category” for Multi-Family Residential. The magazine editors noted that this year was especially competitive, with a record-breaking number of entries. The annual competition recognizes construction and design excellence in the four-state region that includes Florida, Georgia, … Continue reading “Sustainable Fellwood Named “Best In Category””

United Way Campaign Hits 45% of Goal

By | October 28, 2009

With less than five weeks remaining until the campaign’s conclusion, 2009 Campaign Chair Jeff Kole announced today that the United Way of the Coastal Empire has raised $3,658,923 of its $8,200,000 goal, which represents 45% of the total. The results were reported during a festive Mid-Campaign Rally held at Blowin’ Smoke BBQ. Since early September, hundreds of organizations and community … Continue reading “United Way Campaign Hits 45% of Goal”