Atlanta Falcons Fall Short of Super Bowl

By | January 23, 2013

The Atlanta Falcons fell short in a 28-24 loss against the San Francisco 49ers in the NFC Championship. Despite having home field advantage, the team was unable to pull off a win. This was future Hall of Famer Tony Gonzalez’s last chance at reaching the Super Bowl. The Falcons started off strong, taking a 17-0 lead during the first half, … Continue reading “Atlanta Falcons Fall Short of Super Bowl”

Armstrong’s College of Health Professions Announces Summer Camp

By | January 23, 2013

Armstrong Atlantic State University’s College of Health Professions announces its inaugural College Health Careers Summer Camp scheduled for July 21- 27, 2013. The camp is for rising high school juniors and seniors who are interested in a career in health care. The Health Careers Summer Camp is an excellent opportunity for high school students to explore a career path and … Continue reading “Armstrong’s College of Health Professions Announces Summer Camp”

Write To Heal

By | January 23, 2013

Write To Heal. Writing about our deepest thoughts and feelings is one of the best ways to de-stress from the agitations and frustrations in our lives. Journaling is an age old way of managing our feelings. Clearing the mind, getting our anger out, or simply sorting out issues, without jeopardizing our relationships. But, for the writer, it can give a … Continue reading “Write To Heal”

Stroke Center Makes Honor Roll

By | January 23, 2013

The Primary Stroke Center at Georgia Health Sciences Medical Center has been named to the Target: Stroke Honor Roll by the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association for excellence in emergency stroke care. “When it comes to stroke, time is brain. Treatment within the first three hours – the golden window for stroke – is critical to saving the millions of … Continue reading “Stroke Center Makes Honor Roll”

Savannah Black Heritage Festival Grand Festival Day features The Manhattans, Q Parker and Dru Hill

By | January 23, 2013

The 24th Annual Savannah Black Heritage Festival (SBHF) Grand Festival Day will be held Feb. 9, 2013, at the Savannah Civic Center. Presented by Savannah State University (SSU) and the city of Savannah, Grand Festival Day is the highlight of the annual heritage celebration. The event is free and open to the public. Attendees can enjoy a health fair and … Continue reading “Savannah Black Heritage Festival Grand Festival Day features The Manhattans, Q Parker and Dru Hill”

President Obama Gun Control Proposal

By | January 23, 2013

On Wednesday, January 16th, 2013 during a televised speech on gun control President Obama proposed the most aggressive and expansive national gun-control agenda in generations. President Obama proposed 23 gun control executives actions and urged Congress to pass additional changes and fund research related to gun violence. This is a reaction to the public outcry for reform due to the … Continue reading “President Obama Gun Control Proposal”

Metro Adds Confidential Tip Line

By | January 23, 2013

Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police have added another method for the public to provide confidential information. The Confidential Tip Line connecting callers directly with the Criminal Investigations Division has been added for those with information that could help clear cases. Callers either will be connected directly to an investigator or can leave a recorded message. Those who leave a contact number or … Continue reading “Metro Adds Confidential Tip Line”

Memorial for the late Dr. Hanes Walton, Jr

By | January 23, 2013

On Friday, January 11, 2013 former students, community leaders, local political leaders and others gathered on the campus of Savannah State University for a memorial to express their love and respect for the late Dr. Hanes Walton, Jr. who died on January 8, 2013 in Michigan. Dr. Walton was a professor of Political Science at Savannah State College (now known … Continue reading “Memorial for the late Dr. Hanes Walton, Jr”

SAVE THE DATE – The Inauguration of Dr. Cheryl Dozier

By | January 23, 2013

The Inauguration of Dr. Cheryl Dozier as the 13th President of Savannah State University will be held Friday, April 12, 2013. The Investiture Ceremony will begin at 10am in Tiger Arena on the Campus of Savannah State University. The Inaugural Gala will be held at the Savannah Marriott Riverfront at 7pm. On May 9, 2012 Dr. Cheryl Davenport Dozier was … Continue reading “SAVE THE DATE – The Inauguration of Dr. Cheryl Dozier”

‘Two Oaths Within 24 Hours’

By | January 23, 2013

In front of tens of millions of people watching on television Obama raised his right hand taking the oath for the second time within 24 hours. The formal swearing-in, held Sunday at the White House, was due to a constitutional requirement that the president take oath on January 20.