2012 Savannah Black Heritage Festival Presents Honorees

By | February 01, 2012

Friday Feb 3, 7:30 p.m. The Savannah Black Heritage Festival presents the Ballethnic Dance Company. The 2012 Black Heritage Festival Honorees, Dr. Otis Johnson, Dr. Walter O. Evans, and posthumously John Saxon Pierce and Janie Fowles, will be presented prior to the performance. Savannah Civic Center, Johnny Mercer Theater (Seating is limited; free general admission ticket required. Unclaimed seats will … Continue reading “2012 Savannah Black Heritage Festival Presents Honorees”

The Savannah Tribune Salutes Black History Month

By | February 01, 2012

As Carver State Bank officials prepare to kick off the bank’s 85th Anniversary Celebration, Savannah officials held a press conference on Tuesday, January 17th to highlight efforts to protect the monument saluting the bank’s founder, Louis B. Toomer. Carver State Bank of Savannah was chartered on February 23, 1927, and on Saturday, February 11, 2012, this beloved Savannah institution begin … Continue reading “The Savannah Tribune Salutes Black History Month”

Carver State Bank to Kick Off 85th Anniversary Celebration

By | February 01, 2012

On Saturday, February 11, 2012 at 2:00 p.m. in the ballroom of the Savannah Civic Center, Carver will begin celebrating its 85th Anniversary. Chartered February 23, 1927, Carver State Bank is the oldest bank headquartered in Savannah. The special guest and speaker for the reception will be The Honorable Michael A. Grant, President of the National Bankers Association (NBA). Headquartered … Continue reading “Carver State Bank to Kick Off 85th Anniversary Celebration”

CASA Appoints New Board Members

By | February 01, 2012

Savannah, Georgia – Savannah/Chatham CASA, Inc. held their first board meeting of the year on Tuesday, January 17, 2012. The Board of Directors welcomed their newly elected Executive Committee: Chairperson, Karen Wilds (Savannah State University); Vice-Chairperson, Stephanie Mobley (Savannah Power Yoga); Secretary, Trudy Gellatly (The Gretsch Company); Treasurer, Ryan Sewell (Bernard Williams Company). Karen Wilds, Board Chair, stated during her … Continue reading “CASA Appoints New Board Members”

National Anti-Hazing/ Anti-Violence Conference to be Held February 24-25

By | February 01, 2012

The National Newspaper Publishers Association, The National Save the Family Movement, Inc.; The Martin Luther King Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, and The National Association for Equal Opportunity in Higher Education, members of 105 Historical Black Colleges and Institutions, The Thurgood Marshall College Fund and others will announce the goal and mission of the first National Anti-hazing/Anti-Violence Conference to … Continue reading “National Anti-Hazing/ Anti-Violence Conference to be Held February 24-25”

Having A Happy Heart

By | February 01, 2012

We hear that ‘we are what we eat’, but did you know that what you eat can impact your heart and brain in multiple ways? Not just the strength and rhythm of the heart and the health of the arteries and valves. What about our feelings of self worth, our memory and even our sense of happiness and joy? Mental … Continue reading “Having A Happy Heart”

First Tabernacle Makes Donation to YMCA

By | February 01, 2012

The Pastor, Rev. Clarence “Teddy” Williams along with officers and members of First Tabernacle Missionary Baptist Church made a contribution to the YMCA on Tuesday, January 24, 2012. First Tabernacle believes in the principles of the YMCA which are building health, spirit, mind and body through youth development, healthy living and social responsibilty. The West Broad Street YMCA on may … Continue reading “First Tabernacle Makes Donation to YMCA”

Golden Dragon Acrobats to Perform Live at Armstrong

By | February 01, 2012

Armstrong Atlantic State University will proudly host the Golden Dragon Acrobats , the world’s leading touring Chinese acrobatic troupe, with a special live performance at the university’s Fine Arts Auditorium, 11935 Abercorn St., on Thursday, February 16, 2012, at 7:30 p.m. This event is hosted by the Campus Union Board at Armstrong. The Golden Dragon Acrobats represent the best of … Continue reading “Golden Dragon Acrobats to Perform Live at Armstrong”

Phi Beta Sigma Hosts Debate

By | February 01, 2012

Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, Incorporated, will host a debate contest for middle school students. We would like our younger generations to become more interested in the intricacies of political science, while also learning how to successfully convey their arguments. The debate will be March 28th at Savannah State University at 7:30 p.m. The debate question: Which of the following (economy, … Continue reading “Phi Beta Sigma Hosts Debate”

Butler Memorial Presbyterian Hosts Bible Study Class

By | February 01, 2012

Join us as we learn more about how Jesus is man and God. Hebrews shares with us the connection between Christ the new Saviour and the Old Testament traditions. We will begin each gathering with joyful worship, music, and prayer. Then as brothers and sisters, we will break bread together. Finally, we will listen and share the witness of the … Continue reading “Butler Memorial Presbyterian Hosts Bible Study Class”