Smith Earns MEAC Honor

By | November 20, 2013

Savannah State senior post player Jyles Smith has been named the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference Defensive Player of the Week. In non-conference wins last week, the 6-9 Fairburn, Georgia native had 22 rebounds, 20 points eight blocks, five steals and four assists. In a November 12 win against Tennessee Temple where he had the chance to play against his older brother, … Continue reading “Smith Earns MEAC Honor”

Walking Can Be a Great Family Workout

By | November 20, 2013

Walking is one of the best ways to get an aerobic workout. It’s safe, healthy, fun, inexpensive, easy to start and a great form of aerobic exercise for the family. It’s also a great way to help your community. Walking, like other aerobic exercises, should produce a training effect. “Training effect” is the body’s ability to recover from physical stress … Continue reading “Walking Can Be a Great Family Workout”

Shine A Light On Lung Cancer Vigil Savannah

By | November 20, 2013

The Nancy N. and J.C. Lewis Cancer & Research Pavilion will host a vigil locally as part of a global campaign to raise awareness about lung cancer and reduce the stigma associated with the disease. On November 21, 2013 from 7-8pm Savannah will join 125 communities across the country in hosting a Shine a Light on Lung Cancer Vigil in … Continue reading “Shine A Light On Lung Cancer Vigil Savannah”

Town Hall On Underage Drinking And HIV

By | November 20, 2013

Monday, November 25 at 6 pm a Town Hall meeting will be held at the West Broad Street YMCA 1110 May Street regarding Underage Drinking and HIV. “Underage drinking and the spread of HIV infections is a serious concern in our area,” says Dr. Johnnie Myers, Ph.D., professor at Savannah State University. “Too many young people and parents do not … Continue reading “Town Hall On Underage Drinking And HIV”

Change Your Water…Change Your Life!

By | November 20, 2013

Ionized alkaline restructured Kangen Water® is your solution to bottled water. Make sure you are you getting the full story on bottled water. It could be vital to your health. Bottled water is consumed by millions each and every day and is a major global industry. The good people at Story of Stuff have actually researched the gigantic marketing campaign … Continue reading “Change Your Water…Change Your Life!”

Thomas Watson’s Statue To Be Removed From Georgia Capitol

By | November 20, 2013

The statue of Thomas Watson, a Georgia United States Senator in 1920, is being removed from the grounds of the Georgia State Capitol. “Several years ago, I met a young photojournalist from Creative Loafing, Joeff Davis, who was dedicated to the removal of the statue of Thomas Watson from the grounds of the Georgia Capitol because of Watson’s racist reputation,” … Continue reading “Thomas Watson’s Statue To Be Removed From Georgia Capitol”

Living Legends

By | November 20, 2013

Lives of the Legends video documentary highlighting the lives of Joe “Murray” Rivers, Jr. and James J. Holmes premiered on last Saturday, November 16, 2013 at the Savannah International Trade & Convention Center. The evening consisted of a cocktail hour, video premier and dinner. The proceeds from this event will benefit the Frank Callen Boys & Girls Club and St. … Continue reading “Living Legends”

The Alpha Train Arrives In Savannah On Thursday

By | November 20, 2013

More than 400 members will convene in the City of Savannah beginning Thursday, 21 November 2013 for the 58th Anniversary Georgia District Convention under the leadership of Savannah native, Ellis B. Albright (Beach High, Windsor Forest and Savannah State). Also in attendance will be Alpha Phi Alpha’s 34th General President, Mark S. Tillman of Detroit, Michigan and Savannah native and … Continue reading “The Alpha Train Arrives In Savannah On Thursday”

6th Annual Dancing With Savannah Stars A Success!

By | November 20, 2013

Thursday, November 14, 2013 concluded a twelve-week fundraising period for eight of Savannah‘s Stars during the 6th Annual Dancing with Savannah Stars. Through an overwhelming support of event sponsors, donors and attendees, Savannah/Chatham CASA exceeded its goal of $80,000 raised to sustain programming needs and resources for abused and neglected children in the child welfare system. Congratulations to the winners … Continue reading “6th Annual Dancing With Savannah Stars A Success!”

SEDA Announces Gulfstream And Georgia Tech Alliance

By | November 20, 2013

The Savannah Economic Development Authority is pleased to announce, with its partners at Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. and the Georgia Tech Savannah Campus, a strategic alliance that furthers each entity’s research, education and facilities objectives as well as the overall intent for the park to be a center for technical research and development, professional education and training. Today, the University System … Continue reading “SEDA Announces Gulfstream And Georgia Tech Alliance”