SPORTS WITH WALTER MOORE

By | January 15, 2014

Tigers Break Losing Streak The Savannah State men’s basketball team snapped a 10-game losing streak with a 66-42 victory over Maryland-Eastern Shore on January 6 in Tiger Arena. SSU led by eight at the half but increased their lead to 13 early in the second half. UMES cut their deficit to seven with just over 13 minutes left. The Tigers … Continue reading “SPORTS WITH WALTER MOORE”

Mrs. Parnell M. Jones, “Nurses Jones” Passes At 88

By | January 15, 2014

Mrs. Parnell M. Jones, 88, entered eternal rest on Saturday, January 4, 2014, at Tara Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. Mrs. Jones funeral was held January 10, at First African Baptist Church. She was buried at Lincoln Memorial Cemetery. Mrs. Jones was the third child of the late George and Leila Mines; her brothers, Henry and George, Jr. preceded her in … Continue reading “Mrs. Parnell M. Jones, “Nurses Jones” Passes At 88”

Praise Jamboree To Be Held

By | January 15, 2014

Come participate January 24, 2014 from 8:00 pm-10:00 pm in a night of fellowship through the creative arts. Join in with the congregational dancing, bring your instrument or voice and participate in the praise and worship. Do you draw or paint? Bring your easels and create a masterpiece. Photographers and videographers come out, and capture the action. It’s going to … Continue reading “Praise Jamboree To Be Held”

MLK Holiday Schedule

By | January 15, 2014

Chatham Area Transit Authority (CAT) will operate a holiday schedule for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day on Monday, January 20, 2013. The holiday schedule is included on each of the printed route schedules. CAT’s administrative office will be closed for business. Telephone schedule information will not be available. Bus passes and Teleride tickets will not be available. The Savannah Belles … Continue reading “MLK Holiday Schedule”

International Civil Rights Walk Of Fame Announces 2014 Inductees

By | January 15, 2014

Footprints of ten new revered civil rights icons will be added to the International Civil Rights Walk of Fame during the 2014 Trumpet Awards events. This induction ceremony is scheduled for Friday, January 24, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. at the Martin Luther King, Jr. National Historic Site, National Park Service, located at 450 Auburn Avenue (Atlanta, GA). The program preceding … Continue reading “International Civil Rights Walk Of Fame Announces 2014 Inductees”

The Inaugural MLK 5K Run 1 Mile Walk & Festival In The Park

By | January 15, 2014

“The MLK 5K LLC & Festival” will be held on January 18, 2014 from 7am until 2pm in Forsyth Park. This is a community-wide event that will include: the children of the community along with their parents; local media specialists and talents; local organizations, businesses,Corporations, and BIBB executive board members, volunteers and staff. The mission for “MLK 5K LLC & … Continue reading “The Inaugural MLK 5K Run 1 Mile Walk & Festival In The Park”

Citywide Memorial Worship Service To Be Held

By | January 15, 2014

Sunday, January 19, 2014 the Citywide Memorial Worship Service will be held at the Asbury United Methodist Church located 1201 Abercorn Street, at 5:00 p.m. The Speaker will be Rev. Andrew L. Cooper, Pastor of the Bethel Missionary Baptist Church, Pineland, South Carolina. All members of the clergy are invited to participate in the Memorial March of the Clergy. Pastor … Continue reading “Citywide Memorial Worship Service To Be Held”

SSU Retired Professor To Speak At MLKing, Jr. Observance

By | January 15, 2014

Ja A. Jahannes, Ph.D., a behavioral neuroscientist, writer, spoken word artist, composer, psychologist and educator, will be the guest speaker at Savannah State University’s (SSU) annual Martin Luther King Jr. observance on Thursday, Jan. 16, at 7 p.m. in the King-Frazier Student Center ballroom. Immediately following the program, the SSU Delta Eta Chapter of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc., will … Continue reading “SSU Retired Professor To Speak At MLKing, Jr. Observance”

Thursday Morning Breakfast Club to Honor Benjamin Van Clark

By | January 15, 2014

The Thursday Morning Breakfast Club will be honoring Benjamin Van Clark during the Martin Luther King, Jr. Parade on Monday, January 20, 2014 for his outstanding work during the civil rights movement. If you were in Savannah during the 60s you participated in Photo Courtesy of one way or another. The Telfair Museum Please meet us at 8:30am at the … Continue reading “Thursday Morning Breakfast Club to Honor Benjamin Van Clark”

Tonea Stewart Keynote Speaker For 35th Annual MLKing, Jr. Unity Brunch

By | January 15, 2014

The MLK Observance Day Association announces that award- winning actress Tonea Stewart, known for her roles in the television series “In the Heat of the Night” and the movie adaptation of John Grisham’s “A Time to Kill,” will be the keynote speaker for the 35th anniversary MLK Observance Day Unity Brunch. The event will take place Saturday, Feb. 8 at … Continue reading “Tonea Stewart Keynote Speaker For 35th Annual MLKing, Jr. Unity Brunch”