SSU Begins “Read With The Tigers” Program

By | September 04, 2013

Thirty-five Savannah State student-athletics, along with members of the SSU administrative staff and several SSU coaches participated in a pep-rally at East Broad Elementary School in Savannah last week. The pep-rally was an antecedent to the “Read With The SSU Tigers” program; a joint outreach operation between the SSU Athletics Department and East Broad Elementary School. “Read With The SSU … Continue reading “SSU Begins “Read With The Tigers” Program”

Kroger Atlanta Division Announces Community Rewards Program

By | September 04, 2013

Kroger Plus Card customers throughout the Atlanta Division – which includes Georgia, South Carolina, Northern Alabama and Eastern Tennessee – will soon be able to contribute to charitable organizations of their choice with each in-store transaction. On Sept. 1, Atlanta Division Kroger stores will launch its Kroger Community Rewards® program, a $750,000 fundraising initiative aimed at supporting deserving schools and … Continue reading “Kroger Atlanta Division Announces Community Rewards Program”

Healthy Savannah Launches Free 10-Week L.E.A.N. Community Challenge

By | September 04, 2013

Healthy Savannah launches the L.E.A.N. Community Challenge. A FREE 10-week community wide fitness and weight loss challenged focused on healthy lifestyle changes. Teams are forming now. The Chatham County obesity rate stands at 29%. Residents can join and positively impact their health. Currently Chatham County has a 29% Obesity Rate: Physical inactivity is costing our community $1518 per person per … Continue reading “Healthy Savannah Launches Free 10-Week L.E.A.N. Community Challenge”

Change Your Water, Change Your Life!

By | September 04, 2013

Ionized alkaline water is a healthy habit you can start today. Healthy habits have a lot of benefits and are a key part of any wellness program. Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD) or Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) is a name given for disorders happening in the central nervous system. From Wikipedia: “A neuro-developmental disorder, or disorder of neural development, is … Continue reading “Change Your Water, Change Your Life!”

The 66th Annual Junior League Of Savannah Thrift Sale

By | September 04, 2013

The 66th annual Junior League of Savannah Thrift Sale will be held on Oct 4 from 10am to 2pm and Oct 5 from 10am to 3pm at the Savannah Civic Center. Admission is $5 on Friday and $3 on Saturday. Items sold on Saturday are halfprice. Parking is free. Tickets are on sale now and may be purchased at the … Continue reading “The 66th Annual Junior League Of Savannah Thrift Sale”

Patriot’s Day Ceremony

By | September 04, 2013

The public is invited to the Patriot’s Day Remembrance ceremony Potluck dinner September 11, 2013 at 6:30 pm at the American Legion post 154, 10 Veterans Drive, Tybee Island, GA. The keynote speaker for this event will be Senator Buddy Carter, and American Legion State Commander Lynne Rollins. Music for the remembrance celebration will be provided by Ron Calhoun – … Continue reading “Patriot’s Day Ceremony”

Groundbreaking for Pooler Outlet Mall

By | September 04, 2013

On Tuesday the Pooler City Council along with members of SEDA and other dignitaries witnessed the groundbreaking of 1-million-square-foot upscale development on 173 acres in the southwest quadrant of Interstate 95 and Pooler Parkway. It is the site for a $220 million outlet mall in Pooler. The proposed development is expected to be completed in April 2015.

Spencer E. White, Sr. Scholarship Recipients Announced

By | September 04, 2013

The Spencer E. White, Sr. Scholarship Committee of the Berean Congress of Christian Education is proud to announce the two recipients for 2013. These scholarships are presented to students who has a 3.0 or better GPA and are active in their church and community. The recipients are Da’Rielle Dar-chay Snider, and Darryl G. Kershaw, II. Both of these young people … Continue reading “Spencer E. White, Sr. Scholarship Recipients Announced”

32nd Annual Savannah Jazz Festival

By | September 04, 2013

On Sunday September 22nd, Savannah Country Day School kicks off the 32nd Annual Savannah Jazz festival, followed by several other ensembles during the day to help put the swing into things. Savannah Country Day School (SCDS) school has five jazz bands–two of which are in upper school. The SCDS band program is nontraditional in that it centers on jazz bands … Continue reading “32nd Annual Savannah Jazz Festival”

The 5th Annual JFly Music Festival

By | September 04, 2013

In a time where so many entertainers and celebrity figures view the idea of giving back to the community as simply shouting out their “hood” on award shows and in music videos, Jorel “JFly” Flynn chooses to go against the grain and truly give back. Artist, drummer and producer extraordinaire JFly, in association with the great City of Waycross, Georgia … Continue reading “The 5th Annual JFly Music Festival”