Miss SSU to be Crowned Oct. 27 at “The Safari Escapade” Coronation

By | October 26, 2011

Christelle Bakatukanda, a senior biology major, will be crowned Miss Savannah State University 2011-12 at “The Safari Escapade,” the annual queen’s coronation to be held at 7 p.m. Oct. 27 at Tiger Arena as part of Savannah State’s Homecoming 2011 festivities. Class queens and other queens representing about 50 campus organizations will also be presented to the student body, alumni … Continue reading “Miss SSU to be Crowned Oct. 27 at “The Safari Escapade” Coronation”

O’Jays, Charlie Wilson to Perform During Homecoming 2011

By | October 26, 2011

The legendary O’Jays and Double Grammy nominee, and Soul Train Icon Winner, Charlie Wilson, will be performing The O’Jays during the SSU Homecoming 2011 Concert presented by Fa- Sho Entertainment, JM Live, Savannah State University National Alumni Association and Love 101.1 FM to be held Friday, October 28, 2011. Showtime is at 8:00 p.m. at the Savannah Civic Center. The … Continue reading “O’Jays, Charlie Wilson to Perform During Homecoming 2011”

A Message from the 2011 Co-Chairs

By | October 26, 2011

The annual homecoming celebration attracts thousands who come from near and far to rekindle old friendships, revisit traditions and renew the Tiger spirit while celebrating the 121-year legacy of Savannah State. We invite you to join us for the week’s activities and see firsthand the many projects that reflect the 201-acre campus’ extreme makeover. Bonita Bradley (’95), Special Assistant to … Continue reading “A Message from the 2011 Co-Chairs”

Welcome to Homecoming 2011!

By | October 26, 2011

On behalf of the Tiger family, it is indeed an honor and privilege to welcome you to Savannah State University as we embrace one of the most historic and celebratory homecomings ever! Our theme, Extreme Makeover: SSU Edition, is indicative of the numerous construction and renovation projects underway or recently completed, including the new Theodore A. Wright Stadium where the … Continue reading “Welcome to Homecoming 2011!”

City Appoints New Assistant City Manager

By | October 26, 2011

Savannah City Manager Rochelle Small-Toney has appointed City Development Services Director Peter Shonka to the new position of Assistant City Manager for Utilities and Construction. In this capacity, he will coordinate all constructionrelated activities in the City of Savannah, and supervise the Bureau Chiefs overseeing the bureaus of Sanitation, Water Resources and Public Works, totaling more than 450 employees in … Continue reading “City Appoints New Assistant City Manager”

Savannah Natural Hair Show

By | October 26, 2011

The First “Savannah Natural Hair Care Show” will be held on Sunday, October 30, 2011 at The Civil Rights Museum, 460 Martin Luther King Blvd. 11a.m. to 7 p.m. The show is hosted by Malaika Tamu Cooper of Dreadz N Heads, Baltimore, MD. and Deloris Screen- Daniels of Options for Hair, Savannah, Ga. This expo is aimed at the natural … Continue reading “Savannah Natural Hair Show”

The Wings of Freedom Tour Announce Unique Display in Savannah

By | October 26, 2011

Participating in the Collings Foundation’s WINGS OF FREEDOM TOUR, the Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress “Nine O Nine” WWII Heavy Bomber, Consolidated B-24 Liberator “Witchcraft” WWII Heavy Bomber and P-51 Mustang, will fly into Savannah/Hilton Head International Airport in Savannah, GA for a visit from October 28 to October 31. This is a rare opportunity to visit, explore, and learn more … Continue reading “The Wings of Freedom Tour Announce Unique Display in Savannah”

Health Restoration The Story of Selenium

By | October 26, 2011

The goal of this column and the goal of all Health Restoration Programs are to help maximize your chances of living a longer, healthier life. Call me, let’s make your life better. The National Cancer Institute continues to study whether supplementation with Selenium and Vitamin E can prevent or delay prostate cancer. Selenium is an essential nutrient for the immune … Continue reading “Health Restoration The Story of Selenium”

Family, Friends, Corporate Teams and Sponsors Raise Over $188,000

By | October 26, 2011

Over 3,000 residents of Savannah and the surrounding communities turned out for The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s (LLS) annual Light The Night® Walk on Friday, October 14, 2011 with teams of co-workers, families and friends coming out to raise funds and help build awareness for the more than 1 million people in North America living with a blood cancer and … Continue reading “Family, Friends, Corporate Teams and Sponsors Raise Over $188,000”

First Friendship to hold Youth Sunday Services

By | October 26, 2011

First Friendship Missionary Baptist Church, 506 Hamilton Court, Keith T. Bruen, Pastor, cordially invites you to come and worship with us on Sunday, October 30th with Sunday School beginning at 10:00a.m. followed by our Youth Sunday Morning Worship service at 11:30a.m. Our Youth Sunday Speaker will be Minister Kasey Corbin. We are looking forward to Praising God with you! “Moving … Continue reading “First Friendship to hold Youth Sunday Services”