The Savannah Tribune Salutes Black History Month

By | February 23, 2011

In 1942, the West Broad Street YMCA-USO was founded by a group of dedicated citizens of both races. These persons wanted to provide for black servicemen who were active in World War II. The names of these dedicated persons are: Bishop W. S. Barnwell, Rev. C. A. Lynn, Rev. Talliaferro. Dr. J. E. Fonvielle. Atty. F. M. Oliver, Dr. Leroy … Continue reading “The Savannah Tribune Salutes Black History Month”

Savannah State to Host 60th Southern Regional Press Institute

By | February 23, 2011

Savannah State University’s Department of Mass Communications will host the 60th annual Southern Regional Press Institute (SRPI) from Feb. 24-25. “Celebrating Our Glorious Past: Achieving the Unthinkable” is the theme of the two-day mass media conference that will include workshops on radio/television production, advertising, public relations, journalism, graphic design, skill-building and professional development for high school and college students. Maya … Continue reading “Savannah State to Host 60th Southern Regional Press Institute”

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Observance Day Association Memorial Scholarship

By | February 23, 2011

On behalf of the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Observance Day Association, Incorporated, we are pleased to announce our 2011 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Scholarship Awards Program. Please note the minimum requirements for eligibility: GPA of 80, and SAT 800 or ACT 18. Your Signature is required on the application form, supporting documentation, which is found on the … Continue reading “Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Observance Day Association Memorial Scholarship”

Abeni’s African Dance Spectacle Returns to Black Box at S.P.A.C.E.

By | February 23, 2011

In conjunction with the 22nd annual Savannah Black Heritage Festival, the City of Savannah’s Department of Cultural Affairs will be hosting three free dance performances by Abeni Cultural Arts on Feb. 25, 26 & 27 at the Black Box at S.P.A.C.E., located at 9 W. Henry St. The Savannah-based cultural dance group will be presenting encore performances of their production … Continue reading “Abeni’s African Dance Spectacle Returns to Black Box at S.P.A.C.E.”

Black History Month Administration Profiles: Celebrating Black History by Winning the Future

By | February 23, 2011

During Black History Month, the White House will feature African Americans from agencies throughout the Administration that contribute to the President’s vision of winning the future. This profile features Christopher Smith, DAS for Oil and Natural Gas. Christopher Smith is Deputy Assistant Secretary for Oil and Natural Gas in the Office of Fossil Energy of the U.S. Department of Energy. … Continue reading “Black History Month Administration Profiles: Celebrating Black History by Winning the Future”

Calling All Men on Deck

By | February 23, 2011

You are invited to have breakfast with Bishop Willie Ferrell and the Shadows of Men Ministry on Saturday, February 26, 2011 at 8 a.m. at the Moses Jackson Community Center. Come and hook up with the Boys and Men of Integrity. For more information, call (912) 667-8660.

Savannah Book Festival Wraps 4th Year

By | February 23, 2011

The 4th annual Savannah Book Festival took place this weekend and, as usual, was a great success, bringing thousands to Telfair. This prestigious literary festival, which remains free for all to attend, began on Friday evening, February 18, and concludes on Sunday, February 20, 2011. The caliber of authors and range of topics featured was unprecedented. Highlights included awardwinning memoirist … Continue reading “Savannah Book Festival Wraps 4th Year”

United Way Hands On Savannah Seeks Nominations for Volunteer Awards

By | February 23, 2011

Do you know an outstanding volunteer who you would like to see honored for their service to our community? United Way Hands On Savannah is seeking nominations for the 2011 Volunteer Recognition Awards, a program which honors extraordinary volunteer work in Bryan, Chatham, Effingham and Liberty counties. The deadline for nominations is March 8, 2011. The awards will be presented … Continue reading “United Way Hands On Savannah Seeks Nominations for Volunteer Awards”

CAT to hold Comprehensive Operational Analysis Meeting

By | February 23, 2011

The Chatham Area Transit Authority (CAT) welcomes your presence at, one or both of, two scheduled public outreach meetings to preview proposed changes to its fixed route services. The proposed changes are based on recommendations from CAT’s Comprehensive Operational Analysis (COA) – Phase I. The COA provided an overall look at Chatham Area Transit’s fixed route system and examined ways … Continue reading “CAT to hold Comprehensive Operational Analysis Meeting”

Health Restoration The Worst Foods For Our Heart

By | February 23, 2011

Nutrition is the key to a healthy life. It is time to get the right information about what health is, and what constitutes a healthy choice. I bring to clients the newest and best information on how to stop the progression of illness, and where possible to reverse illness. We have been able to bring considerable, measurable results in nearly … Continue reading “Health Restoration The Worst Foods For Our Heart”