Sports with Walter Moore

By | November 11, 2009

SSU Starts Basketball Season Savannah State will tip off their 2009-10 basketball season with a rare double-header at Tiger Arena on November 13. The women will play Edward Waters at 6 p.m. followed by the men who play Webber International at 8 p.m. The Lady Tigers return two starters off last season’s 9-22 squad and added seven new players including … Continue reading “Sports with Walter Moore”

FEMA Administrator to speak at SSU

By | November 11, 2009

Savannah State University (SSU) will host Craig Fugate, administrator of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), on Nov. 16 at 2 p.m. in the Jordan Building auditorium on the campus. Fugate will join campus and community officials to talk about preparedness issues, both on college campuses and in coastal Georgia. The Homeland Security and Emergency Management Student Organization (HSEMSO), a … Continue reading “FEMA Administrator to speak at SSU”

Former Harlem Globetrotter Takes a Stand Against Youth Violence

By | November 11, 2009

Basketball legend, Larry “Gator” Rivers spoke at a press conference organized by Tools for Change Savannah, a project coordinated by The Harambee House, Inc./Citizens for Environmental Justice (CFEJ) and funded by the W.K. Kellogg Foundation to engage ordinary citizens in communitybased participatory research. The press conference held Friday, November 6th was part of the 2nd Annual Fall Lead Awareness Carnival … Continue reading “Former Harlem Globetrotter Takes a Stand Against Youth Violence”

Alpha Kappa Alpha Presents A Taste of Soul

By | November 11, 2009

On Saturday, November 21, 2009, Gamma Sigma Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. will sponsor “Taste of Soul” Exposition at the West Broad Street YMCA from 12:00 noon until 2:00 p.m. This pre-holiday treat will allow the community to experience some of the culinary delights of some of the community’s female entrepreneurs who are restaurant owners and caterers … Continue reading “Alpha Kappa Alpha Presents A Taste of Soul”

Superintendent Recognizes Students During Board Meeting

By | November 11, 2009

The Savannah- Chatham County Public School System will recognize two students at this month’s board meeting for the Superintendent’s Student of the Month. Teaysia Biggins, a seventh grader at Hubert Middle school has been selected as SSOM for September. William Erbele, a senior at Herschel V. Jenkins High School has been named as SSOM for October. Both students were chosen … Continue reading “Superintendent Recognizes Students During Board Meeting”

Savannah Children’s Choir to hold Annual Winter Concert

By | November 11, 2009

On Sunday, November 15 at 3 p.m. the Savannah Children’s Choir will hold their annual Winter Concert, titled “How Can I Keep From Singing?” at First Presbyterian Church, 520 Washington Avenue. Tickets, available at the door, are $10 for adults, and $5 for students. The choir, under the artistic direction of Roger Moss, is joined this year by associate conductor … Continue reading “Savannah Children’s Choir to hold Annual Winter Concert”

Sullivan Group Hosts Food Drive for America’s Second Harvest

By | November 11, 2009

The Sullivan Group will hold a food drive starting today through November 20 with all donations going to America’s Second Harvest of Coastal Georgia. The staff at The Sullivan Group is always looking for ways to help charities. We know it’s the little things that make a big difference to others,” said Eileen Nuzzo, Executive Adminstrator at The Sullivan Group. … Continue reading “Sullivan Group Hosts Food Drive for America’s Second Harvest”

Omar Temple No. 21 Makes Annual Charity Donation

By | November 11, 2009

On Saturday, October 17, 2009 Omar Temple No. 21 Shriners Past Potentate Council made their annual charity donation. The 2009 recipient was the Shriners Hospital for Children. The $2,000 donation was made to the Potentate and officers of Alee Shriners to benefit the Shriners Hospitals for Children. Omar Temple No. 21 Shriners located in Savannah is a member of the … Continue reading “Omar Temple No. 21 Makes Annual Charity Donation”

Old Savannah City Mission to hold Annual Day of Great Thanksgiving

By | November 11, 2009

Our community is experiencing a demographic shift fueled by these tough times. Repossessed homes, unemployment and lost savings are driving more and more people through the doors of the Old Savannah City Mission. This shift is evidenced in a strong up-tick in two basic essentials, food and shelter. Our current meal services are up 20% YTD compared to 2008. And, … Continue reading “Old Savannah City Mission to hold Annual Day of Great Thanksgiving”

YMCA Playground to be Dedicated to the Legacy of Benjamin F. Lewis

By | November 11, 2009

On Friday, November 20, 2009 at 1:30 pm, the West Broad Street YMCA will be dedicating its new playground to the legacy of Mr. Benjamin F. Lewis. Mr. Lewis graduated from Savannah State College and received his J.D. from John Marshall Law College. In 1945 he became a regular worker with the US Postal Service. In 1963 he was appointed … Continue reading “YMCA Playground to be Dedicated to the Legacy of Benjamin F. Lewis”