Savannah Black Heritage Festival to hold “Dancing Through the Decades” Fundraiser in January

By | December 07, 2011

Organizers for the 2012 Savannah Black Heritage Festival will kick off their first fundraising effort with the “Dancing Through the Decades” event from 8 p.m.-midnight, Friday, Jan. 20, at the Savannah Marriott Riverfront. Individuals, couples and groups are invited to show off their best dance moves from the 1950s, 1960s, 1970s, 1980s and 1990s. Prizes will be awarded to the … Continue reading “Savannah Black Heritage Festival to hold “Dancing Through the Decades” Fundraiser in January”

Stokes to Speak at SSU Commencement

By | December 07, 2011

Savannah State University will hold its 179th commencement ceremony at 10 a.m., Saturday, Dec. 10, 2011, in Tiger Arena. Approximately 175 students will receive undergraduate and graduate degrees. The Honorable Tammy Stokes, Chatham County Recorder’s Court judge, will be the guest speaker. The first black female judge in Chatham County, Stokes is a graduate of Beach High School and the … Continue reading “Stokes to Speak at SSU Commencement”

The MLK Observance Day Association, Inc. Presents 2012 Marshals’ Reception

By | December 07, 2011

The 2011 celebration of Dr. King’s birth was most successful. This would not have been possible without the support of our sponsors, churches, civic/social organizations, media partners and volunteers, for your loyal support we extend a BIG thank you. The King Association is pleased to invite your continued support and attendance as we kickoff our 2012 celebration. please join us … Continue reading “The MLK Observance Day Association, Inc. Presents 2012 Marshals’ Reception”

Pin Point Heritage Museum Hosts Open House, Showcasing Exhibits and Renovated Oyster Factory

By | December 07, 2011

The Pin Point Heritage Museum, a historic landmark housed in the iconic A.S. Varn & Son Factory near Savannah, hosted an Open House on Saturday, November 19, 2011. This new heritage museum, which will officially open in 2012, serves as a tribute to the rich history of this African- American community overlooking the Moon River. Special guests U.S Supreme Court … Continue reading “Pin Point Heritage Museum Hosts Open House, Showcasing Exhibits and Renovated Oyster Factory”

Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge Hosts “Christmas on Chesser Island”

By | December 07, 2011

Celebrate the holidays with staff and volunteers at Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge on Saturday, December 10th from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. for Christmas on Chesser Island, a fun, family friendly event! The Chesser Family first settled in the Okefenokee Swamp in the late 1800s. Today, their presence is felt by hundreds of thousands of refuge visitors each year at … Continue reading “Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge Hosts “Christmas on Chesser Island””

Food Network Star Ashley Vicos to Make Cake for Fort Stewart Christmas Ball

By | December 07, 2011

Food Network Star, Celebrity baker Ashley Vicos (Have Cake Will Travel, Five time champion of TLC’s The Ultimate Cake Off and owner of Sweet Ashley’s Bakery in Atlanta, Georgia) will be making one of her elaborate, astonishing, over the top, cakes for the Soldiers of Bravo Battery, 1-9 Field Artillery, 2nd, Brigade from Fort Stewart, Georgia. Ashley will be making … Continue reading “Food Network Star Ashley Vicos to Make Cake for Fort Stewart Christmas Ball”

Pamela Williams, M.D. Passes

By | December 07, 2011

Pamela Canice Williams was born May 24, 1954 in Savannah, Georgia to Celestine Gill Williams and George Campbell Williams. She departed this life on Monday, November 21, 2011, following a long and courageous battle with breast cancer. Pam, as she was affectionately called, spent her early years in Savannah, Georgia and was educated in the public schools of that city. … Continue reading “Pamela Williams, M.D. Passes”

ST. LUKE BAPTIST CHURCH ANNUAL CANDLELIGHT COMMUNION

By | December 07, 2011

Seasonings Greetings! “Behold, the virgin shall be with child, and bear a Son, and they shall call His name Immanuel,” which is translated, “God with us.” (Matthew 1:23) You are invited to join Pastor Aiken, First Lady Aiken and the St. Luke Missionary Baptist Church on Sunday, December 11, 2011 at 5 o’clock in the evening during their Annual Candlelight … Continue reading “ST. LUKE BAPTIST CHURCH ANNUAL CANDLELIGHT COMMUNION”

FAITH MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH TO CELEBRATE CANDLELIGHT SERVICE AND CHRISTMAS BREAKFAST

By | December 07, 2011

The Faith Missionary Baptist Church will celebrate its Annual Candlelight Service on Sunday, December 4, 2011 at 5:00 p.m. The church is located at 115 West 49th Street, Savannah, Georgia. The public is invited to join us in this service. We will also celebrate our Annual Christmas Breakfast on Saturday, December 17, 2011 at 10:00 a.m. These are some of … Continue reading “FAITH MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH TO CELEBRATE CANDLELIGHT SERVICE AND CHRISTMAS BREAKFAST”

BRYAN NECK MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH

By | December 07, 2011

Bryan Neck Missionary Baptist church located in Richmond Hill invites you to “rekindle your inner light” with them on Sunday, December 11, 2011, at 5:00 p.m. for their annual Candlelight Communion Service. Interim Pastor,Rev. Henrietta B. Lovett and the Bryan Neck Church Family looks forward to worshipping with you. Please come out and help us lift up the name of … Continue reading “BRYAN NECK MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH”