International Civil Rights Walk Of Fame 2014 Ceremony Held

By | January 29, 2014

Footprints of ten new re­vered civil rights icons were added to the In­ternational Civil Rights Walk of Fame during the 2014 Trumpet Awards events. The induction ceremony was held Friday, January 24, 2014 at the Martin Luther King, Jr. National Historic Site, Na­tional Park Service, located at 450 Auburn Avenue in At­lanta. The cold weather al­lowed for the ceremony to … Continue reading “International Civil Rights Walk Of Fame 2014 Ceremony Held”

Savannah Music Festival Celebrates 25th Anniversary Season

By | January 29, 2014

The Savannah Music Festival celebrates 25th anniversary sea­son with wide-ranging and renowned international art­ists, commissioned works, premieres and unique col­laborations. “Superb classi­cal concerts, jazz and world music… this first rich taste of Savannah has left me craving more,” according to The Wall Street Journal (April 2013) The 25th anniver­sary season of the Savannah Music Festival (SMF) fea­tures an international roster … Continue reading “Savannah Music Festival Celebrates 25th Anniversary Season”

Savannah State University Wins 3rd Annual Battle For Life Campus Challenge

By | January 29, 2014

Savannah State Uni­versity (SSU) was crowned the 2013 Battle for Life win­ner in competition against Fort Valley State and Albany State for which University could register the most organ donor designations during October. Although SSU is the official winner, LifeLink of Georgia commends each university on the tremendous effort put forth by students, faculty, and alumni to spread the life-saving … Continue reading “Savannah State University Wins 3rd Annual Battle For Life Campus Challenge”

Savannah Arts Academy To Host 6th Annual Junk 2 Funk Fashion Show

By | January 29, 2014

Savannah Arts Academy will host the Sixth Annual Junk 2 Funk Fashion Show, “The Forces of Nature,” on Friday, January 31 at 7:00 p.m. and Saturday, February 1 at 2:30 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. Under the direction of Visual Arts Instructors Trellis Payne and Meghan Scoggins, student designers will feature “trash” that has been creatively transformed into more than 70 … Continue reading “Savannah Arts Academy To Host 6th Annual Junk 2 Funk Fashion Show”

Living With Diabetes Support Group Now Forming

By | January 29, 2014

2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m., Mondays, February 3, 10 and 17, Memorial Health University Physicians – Family Medicine Center, 1107 East 66th Street, Savannah. Jacqueline Huntly, M.D., MPH, a family medicine physician, is forming this support group to help people with diabetes gain information about nutrition, physical activity, stress management, and relaxation techniques. The group will also feature diabetic-friendly cooking … Continue reading “Living With Diabetes Support Group Now Forming”

Managing Chronic Pain Support Group Now Forming

By | January 29, 2014

10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., Tuesdays, February 4, 11, 18, Memorial Health University Physicians – Family Medicine Center, 1107 East 66th Street, Savannah. Jacqueline Huntly, M.D., MPH, a family medicine physician, is forming this support group to help people with chronic pain. The group will learn about nutrition, physical activity, stress management, and relaxation techniques to cope with chronic pain. … Continue reading “Managing Chronic Pain Support Group Now Forming”

Free Entrance To Fort Pulaski For Super Museum Sunday 2014

By | January 29, 2014

Super Museum Sunday, Fort Pulaski National Monument will be fee free on Sunday, February 9, 2014! Fort Pulaski will participate in this annual Georgia Historical Society tradition. Georgians and visitors alike will experience our first city’s rich history and cultural life as historic house museums, art museums, and other points of interest open their doors to the public at no … Continue reading “Free Entrance To Fort Pulaski For Super Museum Sunday 2014”

Southern Women’s Show

By | January 29, 2014

Friday, Saturday, Sunday, February 15 through 17, Savannah International Trade & Convention Center, One International Drive, Savannah Memorial Health is once again the healthcare sponsor for the Southern Women’s Show. We will offer information on bone and joint health, spine surgery, surgery techniques, heart and vascular health, stroke awareness, and cancer awareness. Free screenings include cholesterol and blood sugar screens, … Continue reading “Southern Women’s Show”

Armstrong to Host “Megatrends in Global Affairs”

By | January 29, 2014

Wednesday, February 19, 2014, Noon – 2 p.m, Armstrong Atlantic State University will host “Megatrends in Global Affairs,” a special lecture by Dr. Yale H. Ferguson, Professorial Fellow in the Rutgers University graduate Division of Global Affairs at Rutgers University Newark and Emeritus Professor of Global and International Affairs. This event is free and open to the public. The lecture … Continue reading “Armstrong to Host “Megatrends in Global Affairs””

Are You A Breast Cancer Survivor Join Sisters Network

By | January 29, 2014

Sisters Network is a national organization committed to raising awareness about the devastating impact that breast cancer has in the African American community. They meet every fourth Monday at Anderson Cancer Institute at Memorial Hospital For more information, call Annie Quarterman at 912- 224-2561 or Elaine Johnson at 912-695-8009.