Obama Administration Applauds Passage of Funding for Summer Jobs

By | March 31, 2010

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Obama Administration applauded the inclusion of federal funding for summer youth employment activities across the country and encouraged the Senate to pass the legislation. “As we continue the work of rebuilding our economy and encouraging job creation, investing in summer youth employment is an important way to teach our young people the value of hard work … Continue reading “Obama Administration Applauds Passage of Funding for Summer Jobs”

DA’s Office Announces the Start of a New Violence Intervention Program

By | March 31, 2010

The Office of Eastern Judicial Circuit/Chatham County District Attorney Larry Chisolm announced today the start of a new hospital based violence intervention program. This exciting new program will be housed at Memorial Medical Center and will be called: VIP. The Violence Intervention Program (VIP) is the first of its kind in the Southeast. VIP is an extension of the Victim-Witness … Continue reading “DA’s Office Announces the Start of a New Violence Intervention Program”

Free Women in Christ Outreach Ministry Needs Your Assistance

By | March 31, 2010

Free Women in Christ Outreach Ministry needs you! Do You Have a Desire to Mentor Women, Young Women and Girls? Your Assistance is Welcome!!! Attend our next meeting on Saturday, April 17th, 2010 – At 3pm Garden of Eden714 Martin Luther King Blvd. Free Women in Christ is a National Non-denominational Women’s Organization designed to Reach UP to Reach OUT … Continue reading “Free Women in Christ Outreach Ministry Needs Your Assistance”

Junior Miss Pageant to be held April 3

By | March 31, 2010

Sondra Barnes, Chairperson for the Greater Chatham’s Junior Miss program is proud to announce its Class of 2011 Junior Miss to be presented on Saturday, April 3, 2010 at Sol C. Johnson High School. Greater Chatham’s Junior Miss (GCJM) program is affiliated with and franchised by Georgia’s Junior Miss (GJM) and America’s Junior Miss (AJM). GCJM is a scholarship program … Continue reading “Junior Miss Pageant to be held April 3”

Dance For A Cure

By | March 31, 2010

Disco mixed with music from the 80’s ! All proceeds go to the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Friday, April 9th 8:00pm – 11:00pm Doubles Lounge 7100 Abercorn Street Sponsored by: Quality Inn Midtown. The charge is just $10 – Admission includes 1 FREE drink and 1 raffle ticket. Additional Raffle Tickets just $5 or 5 tickets for $20 50/50 raffle … Continue reading “Dance For A Cure”

Devante Kilpatrick Needs Your Help!

By | March 31, 2010

Devante Kilpatrick has been accepted to participate as a People to People Student Ambassador to study abroad in Europe this summer. The countries he will visit are England, France, Germany, Belgium, Netherland and Switzerlard. This 20-day exchange consists of meetings with government officials, interaction with other students his age, educational activities, and home stays with host families. Devante is currently … Continue reading “Devante Kilpatrick Needs Your Help!”

BRAVO In the Lights

By | March 31, 2010

The Annual Fundraiser Luncheon for BRAVO Music Company, Inc., on Saturday, March 27, 2010, at the Marriott Savannah Riverfront, was a grand success. Entertainment during lunch was by Jazz Combo, a jazz group of students from Armstrong Atlantic State University, headed by an alumnus of BRAVO, Leah Hannon. “BRAVO in the Lights,” performances by BRAVO students, was entertainment during the … Continue reading “BRAVO In the Lights”

Kirkland Ward Passes Away

By | March 31, 2010

Kirkland W. Ward was born in Miami, FL, July 30, 1925. He was reared in Savannah, GA where he attended the local public schools and was a member of the 1944 class of Alfred E. Beach High School. Mr. Ward passed away Thursday, March 18, in Orlando, FL where he had moved after retiring from Nynex Corporation in New York … Continue reading “Kirkland Ward Passes Away”

DeRenne Holds Annual Career Fair

By | March 31, 2010

DeRenne Middle School, in conjunction with the Skidaway Island Rotary Club, held their annual Career Fair on Tuesday, March 23, 2010 from 8:45- 10:30am. Today’s Middle School students are exploring their career options and need firsthand information and encouragement! Representatives from each of the following career fields had boths or made presentations: Health Occupation; Business; Architecture and Construction; Communication Arts; … Continue reading “DeRenne Holds Annual Career Fair”

NCNW holds Annual Harambee Breakfast

By | March 31, 2010

On Saturday March 20 , at its annual Harambee Breakfast, the Savannah Section of the National Council of Negro Women (NCNW) honored four of Chatham County’s most outstanding teachers. NCNW has a mission which includes leadership and advocacy for women and their families. One of its ongoing objectives is to promote and provide educational support for our children. In an … Continue reading “NCNW holds Annual Harambee Breakfast”