Tigers Finish Fourth in SSU Tiger Fall Invitational

By | November 14, 2012

In the annual SSU Tiger Fall Invitational, the Savannah State men’s golf team finished in fourth place with a two-round team score of 610 (312, 298) Sunday afternoon at Crosswinds Golf Club in Pooler, Ga. Leading the Tigers was Travis Roe who finished in 14th with a 150 (78, 72), followed by Ryan Lassiter who tied for 16th with a … Continue reading “Tigers Finish Fourth in SSU Tiger Fall Invitational”

Reading and Speech Communication Institute donates $2,500 to SSU

By | November 14, 2012

The board of directors of the Reading and Speech Communication Institute of Savannah, Inc., presented Savannah State University (SSU) with a $2,500 check on Nov. 12, 2012, to support the university’s mass communications department. The institute board recently decided to disband the non-profit organization and chose to donate its remaining funds to Savannah State. Four of the seven board members … Continue reading “Reading and Speech Communication Institute donates $2,500 to SSU”

United Way of the Coastal Empire Seek Donations

By | November 14, 2012

Dear Friends and neighbors, our community has a November 15 deadline. The health and human services that receive United Way support are depending on you. Many times during this campaign, I have been told, “No one asked.” As we near the end of the campaign with a significant amount of money to raise, I reflected on that comment. I have … Continue reading “United Way of the Coastal Empire Seek Donations”

Feed the Hungry Annual Thanksgiving Savavannah

By | November 14, 2012

The students of Woodville-Thompkins culinary class will be helping volunteers prepare Thanksgiving dinner for the working poor and homeless. Feed the Hungry is grateful for the students as it prepares to serve four Thanksgiving dinners. Feed the Hungry will be serving dinner in Savannah on November Cooking will begin on November 14th and will last until Nov. 16th at the … Continue reading “Feed the Hungry Annual Thanksgiving Savavannah”

Omegas Donate Theraputic Bicycle

By | November 14, 2012

The Brothers of Mu Phi Chapter of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Incorporated donated a $500.00 theraputic bicycle on November 10, to the Savannah AMBUCS organization at their 2nd Annual AmTryke Road Show. The recpient of the bicycle was Charles Pinright, who was a very happy young man that morning who was accompanied by his mother and father. The AmTryke therapeutic … Continue reading “Omegas Donate Theraputic Bicycle”

Sheppard Hired as the Clerk of the Chatham County Recorder’s Court

By | November 14, 2012

Timothy Sheppard has been hired as the Clerk of the Chatham County Recorder’s Court. His long-term experience and knowledge of the court system makes him well qualified for this important position. Mr. Sheppard earned his Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Administration from Jacksonville University and his Masters in Public Administration from Savannah State University. He has had additional management … Continue reading “Sheppard Hired as the Clerk of the Chatham County Recorder’s Court”

Tompkins High School Class of ‘64 Dined and Danced

By | November 14, 2012

The Sophronia M. Tompkins High School Class of 1964 annual Thanksgiving celebration was held on Friday, Nov. 9, 2012 at the Woodville-Tompkins Technical & Career High School, 151 Coach Joe Turner Street. The catered dinner and dance began at 7PM. The class members in attendance danced, enjoyed each other and talked about old times. Phyllis Davis Loyd, Lugenia Griffin Clark … Continue reading “Tompkins High School Class of ‘64 Dined and Danced”

Savannah Celebrates Veterans Day

By | November 14, 2012

Savannah’s Veterans Day Parade was held Saturday, November 10th as part of the many celebrations throughout the community. Savannah Vietnam Veterans honored those who served as well as World War II Veterans were recognized. There were many other activities held throughout the community to pay tribute to those who served. Heroes By Jared Jenkins In war, there are lives risked … Continue reading “Savannah Celebrates Veterans Day”

Levy Jewelers Opens at New Location

By | November 14, 2012

Levy Jewelers, 113 year old locally owned Savannah business has a new location, Bull and Broughton Sts. Over one hundred friends, family members and shoppers gathered for the ribbon cutting held last Friday. Mayor Edna Jackson, Mayor Pro-Tem Van Johnson and Chairman Pete Liakakis gave remarks at the ceremony. Levy Jewelers’ owners Lowell and Hilary Kronowitz purchased the building approximately … Continue reading “Levy Jewelers Opens at New Location”

Chatham County Local Election Results

By | November 14, 2012

Al Scott defeated his Republican opponent Eddie DeLoach in the race for Chairman of Chatham County Commissioners, replacing outgoing Chairman Pete Liakakis. Scott had earned 52 percent of the votes. Scott is a retired executive who worked for Union Camp and International Paper for over 35 years, has served 16 years in the Georgia House and State Senate. In the … Continue reading “Chatham County Local Election Results”