Early Start for Groves High School

By | August 10, 2011

As a part of the School Improvement Grant for Groves High School, all new and returning students of Groves High School began classes on Monday, August 8, 2011. All returning students were required to be in class, in uniform and on time for the starting bell time of 7:30am. The first day of the 2011-2012 school year was off to … Continue reading “Early Start for Groves High School”

Men Making a Difference Awards Banquet to be Held

By | August 10, 2011

My Brothaz HOME, Inc. is set to host the annual ‘Men Making a Difference’ banquet and recognition dinner on Saturday, August 20th beginning at 5PM in the Hoskins Building on the campus of Memorial Health University Medical Center. The banquet will honor several men in our area who are contributing to the lives of helping others. Many of the men … Continue reading “Men Making a Difference Awards Banquet to be Held”

SSU Foundation, Inc. Presents “Building A Solid Foundation”

By | August 10, 2011

On August 13, 2011, at 6:30 pm, the Savannah State University Foundation, Inc. will hold its Second Annual Hall of Fame Induction and Scholarship Recognition Ceremony, to award and present scholarships to more than 50 deserving students who will be attending Savannah State University this Fall 2011. Several of the following scholarships of the SSU Foundation and other affiliate organizations … Continue reading “SSU Foundation, Inc. Presents “Building A Solid Foundation””

2011 Ready Set Go! Back to School

By | August 10, 2011

The Interdenominational Ministerial Alliance (IMA) is announcing and inviting the public to attend the 3rd Annual Ready Set Go! Back to School on Saturday, August 20, 2011 at 10 am in the Savannah Civic Center. This is an event to provide parents with information on health, after school programs and give away school supplies. The collaborations with the City of … Continue reading “2011 Ready Set Go! Back to School”

Thunderbolt Students Receive Early Back to School Supplies

By | August 10, 2011

Students living in the town of Thunderbolt received early Back to School Supplies compliments of the Thunderbolt Community Improvement Association (TCIA). The organization sponsored a Family Day in the Park for residents of Thunderbolt. The event was held on August 6, 2011 in the historic Nellie Johnson Park located near Tara Nursing Home in Thunderbolt. The day started with TCIA … Continue reading “Thunderbolt Students Receive Early Back to School Supplies”

SC State Selected as State’s Top HBCU for Research by Forbes Magazine

By | August 10, 2011

Forbes magazine, a national bi-weekly publication featuring business and financial news, has ranked SC State University in the top 20 percent of undergraduate institutions in the nation. The rankings are exclusively prepared by the Center for College Affordability and Productivity (CCAP), a Washington, DC think tank founded by Ohio University economist Richard Vedder. In Forbes’ 2011 Best Colleges List, SC … Continue reading “SC State Selected as State’s Top HBCU for Research by Forbes Magazine”

SCCPS Awarded $5.2 Million for 21st Century Community Learning Centers

By | August 10, 2011

Savannah- Chatham County Public Schools in partnership with YMCA of Coastal Georgia and Savannah-Chatham Youth Futures Authority is proud to announce that the Georgia Department of Education has awarded its 21st Century Community Learning Center Program $1,750,000 for the 2011-2012 school year. The grant, which will cover the next three years of programming, provides a total of $5,237,400. The awarded … Continue reading “SCCPS Awarded $5.2 Million for 21st Century Community Learning Centers”

Hitmakers of Beach and Soul Tour Coming to Savannah

By | August 10, 2011

Carolina Entertainment presents the Hitmakers of Beach and Soul on Saturday, September 17, 2011, 8 p.m. at the Savannah Civic Center. Hitmakers combines smooth style R and B hits like Jerry Butler’s “Only the Strong Survive,” “For Your Precious Love,” Gene Chandler’s classic “Duke of Earl,” and the 70’s “Groovy Situation”, and Candi Staton’s beach hit, “Young Hearts Run Free” … Continue reading “Hitmakers of Beach and Soul Tour Coming to Savannah”

Deal Announces $1 Million Grant, Complete College Georgia Initiative

By | August 10, 2011

Gov. Nathan Deal has announced that Georgia is one of 10 states to be awarded $1 million by Complete College America to fuel policy innovations and reforms aimed at significantly increasing college completion. In conjunction with this grant, Deal also introduced his Complete College Georgia Initiative. “By 2018, more than 60 percent of job openings in Georgia will require some … Continue reading “Deal Announces $1 Million Grant, Complete College Georgia Initiative”

New Teleride Vehicles

By | August 10, 2011

Chatham Area Transit (CAT) officials are pleased to announce the addition of new vehicles to its Teleride service. Teleride provides demand-response transportation services to members of our community in accordance with the American with Disabilities Act (ADA). Consistent with CAT’s 2012 theme of, “Connecting our Community Today, Shaping CAT for Tomorrow,” these new vehicles will allow Teleride to provide more … Continue reading “New Teleride Vehicles”