Edna Jackson Will Keep Us Moving Forward

By | November 23, 2011

During her years on City Council, Mayor Pro Tem Edna Jackson has worked with municipal leaders from around the nation. She is a past chairperson of the Chatham Municipal Association, board member of the National League of Cities (NLC), past president of the NLC Women in Municipal Government, member of the NLC Leadership Council, a director of the Georgia Municipal … Continue reading “Edna Jackson Will Keep Us Moving Forward”

Union Mission To Serve 300 Donated Thanksgiving Dinners

By | November 23, 2011

Union Mission’s Annual Thanksgiving Dinner for the Homeless will take place Thursday, November 24, 2011 at 2:00 p.m. at Union Mission’s Grace House, 120 Fahm Street. In the spirit of the holidays, Union Mission will serve 300 free Thanksgiving dinners, generously donated by Gulfstream Aerospace, to homeless families and individuals. The traditional Thanksgiving dinner will feature roasted turkey, mashed potatoes … Continue reading “Union Mission To Serve 300 Donated Thanksgiving Dinners”

St. Joseph’s/Candler hosts the 100 Black Men of Savannah, Inc.

By | November 23, 2011

St. Joseph’s/Candler hosted the 2011 State of the 100 Black Men of Savannah. The Nov. 3 meeting was an opportunity to host corporate sponsors and discuss the past year’s success and next year’s programs. St. Joseph’s/Candler was the original corporate sponsor of the 100 Black Men of Savannah and President & CEO Paul P. Hinchey was inducted as a member … Continue reading “St. Joseph’s/Candler hosts the 100 Black Men of Savannah, Inc.”

Savannah Tech Dedicates Student Enrichment Center, Names Classrooms after Berry

By | November 23, 2011

Savannah Technical College celebrated the dedication of its Student Enrichment Center on Sunday, October 30, 2011. The new building is home to STC’s adult education programs that help students improve basic skills crucial for success in higher education and the workforce. “More than any other building on campus, this one is designed to prepare our students for success,” said STC … Continue reading “Savannah Tech Dedicates Student Enrichment Center, Names Classrooms after Berry”

Recount Confirms Hall as Winner of 3rd District Race

By | November 23, 2011

A recount Thursday confirmed John Hall as the winner of the 3rd District race. Hall defeated incumbent Larry Stuber by less than 20 votes. The recount results were the same as on Election Day, with Hall receiving 1,626 votes or 50.22 percent; Stuber had 1608 votes, or 49.66 percent. Hall, a Savannah native, served from 1998 to 2006 as a … Continue reading “Recount Confirms Hall as Winner of 3rd District Race”

Public Meeting to be Held on Area Mail Processing Study

By | November 23, 2011

On September 15, it was announced that we were beginning an Area Mail Processing (AMP) feasibility study at the Savannah Processing and Distribution Facility to see if it would make sense to consolidate some operations into the Charleston, Macon and/or Jacksonville Processing and Distribution Centers. The North Florida District office has completed its review and submitted it to the Southwest … Continue reading “Public Meeting to be Held on Area Mail Processing Study”

Health Restoration Keeping Healthy During the Holidays

By | November 23, 2011

Good nutrition is the key to life. Nutrition consulting saves lives. Our clients are thriving and surviving Cancer – Diabetes – Heart Disease and More. Call,… find out how we can help YOU. Oh how we look forward to the holidays. Here in Savannah, it really begins with the fair, at the end of October. All the fried this and … Continue reading “Health Restoration Keeping Healthy During the Holidays”

Congress Passes Some of the Obama Jobs Measures

By | November 23, 2011

Special to the NNPA from the Afro-American Newspaper Congress unanimously passed two provisions of the American Jobs Act during the week of Nov. 14, although the passing of those provisions may do little to bring down the country’s high employment rate. Contractors will no longer have a tax-withholding requirement and corporations will receive tax incentives for hiring veterans. The measures … Continue reading “Congress Passes Some of the Obama Jobs Measures”

Sports with Walter Moore

By | November 23, 2011

South Carolina State 20 Savannah State 10 Richard Cue ran for 96 yards and a touchdown and passed for 142 yards to lead the Bulldogs to a season-ending win over SSU. It was the last game in a SSU uniform for 18 Tiger seniors at TA Wright Stadium before a crowd of 4,069. SCSU (7-4) led 17-0 early in the … Continue reading “Sports with Walter Moore”

Gregory W. Oliver Thanksgiving Classic: Coaches vs. Cancer

By | November 23, 2011

The Savannah Chatham County Public Schools Athletic Department presents the Gregory W. Oliver’s Thanksgiving Classic: Coaches vs. Cancer. The event will be held at the Savannah Civic Center on November 25th and 26th. Tickets are $6.00. The event is in honor of Coach Gregory W. Oliver, who passed away on April 16, 2011 after complications from liver cancer. Oliver was … Continue reading “Gregory W. Oliver Thanksgiving Classic: Coaches vs. Cancer”