Mr. John B. Clemmons, Sr. Passes Away

By | June 20, 2012

Mr. John B. Clemmons, Sr. passed away on Wednesday, June 13, 2012. Mr. Clemmons, celebrated his 100th birthday on April 11, 2012. He was a native of Rome, Georgia and was married to Mrs. Mozelle D. Clemmons. They are the parents of Sheila Clemmons of Savannah, Georgia and John B. Clemmons, Jr., MD, of Houston Texas. Mr. Clemmons was a … Continue reading “Mr. John B. Clemmons, Sr. Passes Away”

Actor Omari Hardwick Signs On As Host for “Verses & Flow”

By | June 20, 2012

On June 11, “Verses & Flow” will begin filming its second season at the historical Belasco Theater in Downtown Los Angeles. This year’s host is American actor and Georgia native Omari Hardwick. Known for his performances in awardwinning television series and films, including CSI: Miami, Dark Blue and For Colored Girls, he will be a significant addition to the celebrated … Continue reading “Actor Omari Hardwick Signs On As Host for “Verses & Flow””

Savannah Native Wins Two Prestigious Medical Educational Awards

By | June 20, 2012

Bonzo K. Reddick, M.D., a Savannah native and physician with South East Area Health Education Center in Wilmington, N.C., has been awarded two prestigious awards for his work as a physician and faculty member with the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine. Reddick recently received the Clinical Preceptor Excellence in Teaching Award for off-campus faculty and … Continue reading “Savannah Native Wins Two Prestigious Medical Educational Awards”

A Multi-Cultural Celebration: The Savannah Asian Festival to be Held

By | June 20, 2012

The 17th Annual Savannah Asian Festival brings an entire continent of unique cultures, cuisines, performances and fun to the Savannah Civic Center, located at Montgomery and Liberty Streets, on June 23 from 11a.m. to 5p.m.. The City of Savannah’s Department of Cultural Affairs and the Savannah Asian Festival Planning Committee work together to present this one-day celebration of Asian cultures. … Continue reading “A Multi-Cultural Celebration: The Savannah Asian Festival to be Held”

BRAVO to Hold Music Camp

By | June 20, 2012

Calling all churches, sororities, fraternities, social/ civic groups and individuals to sponsor a child to the 14th BRAVO Summer Music Camp. The Camp is July 9, 2012 through July 20, 2012 at DeRenne Middle School for ages 5 to 18 years. The camp hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., with dropoffs available at 7:30 a.m. Breakfast and hot lunch … Continue reading “BRAVO to Hold Music Camp”

Briana and Brittany Mayes Graduate

By | June 20, 2012

Briana and Brittany Mayes, daughters of Mr. & Mrs. Fletcher Mayes of Woodbridge, VA and granddaughters of Mrs. Hattie R Mayes and the late Fietcher C. Mayes, Sr. are proud to announce their graduations. Briana graduated May 13, 2012 from the University of North Carolina, at Chapel Hill, NC with a degree in journalism and mass communications. She participated in … Continue reading “Briana and Brittany Mayes Graduate”

Labor Organizing in America: A Civil Right?

By | June 20, 2012

In the United States, worker rights and civil rights have a deep and historic connection. What is slavery, after all, if not the abuse of worker rights taken to its ultimate extreme? A. Phillip Randolph, president of the Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters, recognized this link and, as early as the 1920s, spoke passionately about the need for a black-labor … Continue reading “Labor Organizing in America: A Civil Right?”

“The Robe Lady”

By | June 20, 2012

Rosalyn “The Robe Lady” Anderson-Gordon, is a 52-year-old native of Savannah, Ga. She is a designer specializing in custom clergy robes, African attire, ceremonial garments, handkerchiefs and towels. Gordon began sewing in her home over twenty five years ago. As she became more experienced with her talent, she began to specialize in wedding attire, costumes, and alterations for military and … Continue reading ““The Robe Lady””

TLOD Inducts New Members and Celebrates Founders’ Day

By | June 20, 2012

The Savannah Chapter of Top Ladies of Distinction, Incorporate welcomed seven new members into the fold on Saturday, June 2, 2012 at the Hoskins Center located on the campus of Memorial Medical University Hospital. The ceremonial ritual was conducted by lady Eddie Lee Marsh, National Area IV Director of TLOD from Savannah and a member of the local TLOD Chapter. … Continue reading “TLOD Inducts New Members and Celebrates Founders’ Day”

Health Restoration Offers Diabetes Healing Workshops

By | June 20, 2012

Diabetes is at epidemic levels in this Country, particularly in the Southern States. The ADA estimates more than 25 million children and adults in the United States have diabetes. Health Restoration Consulting presents its first – Diabetes Healing Workshop for small groups. “We’ve done one-onone nutrition consulting for many years and with great success. Now we’re adding small group workshops … Continue reading “Health Restoration Offers Diabetes Healing Workshops”