Chatham County Youth Commission Presents Graduates And Award Winners

By | June 18, 2014

On Friday, June 13, 2014 during the Chatham County Commission Meeting, the Chatham County Youth Commission presented their 2014 graduates. They are: Ms. Marissa Karp, a graduate of Savannah Country Day who will be entering into the United States Military Academy – West Point; Ms. Sabria Jones, graduate of St. Vincent’s Academy who will be attending Howard University; Ms. Hollis … Continue reading “Chatham County Youth Commission Presents Graduates And Award Winners”

Remembering Ruby Dee: A Life Of Artistry And Activism

By | June 18, 2014

On stage or screen for more than 70 years, Ruby Dee, a beautiful actress, died last Wednesday at 91 in her New Rochelle, NY home. She pioneered substantial film roles for black women and tirelessly testified for civil rights. Dee was at the forefront of a time when Hollywood began allowing actors of color to portray characters other than mammies, … Continue reading “Remembering Ruby Dee: A Life Of Artistry And Activism”

Prince Hall Grand Chapter OES 116th Annual Grand Session Held

By | June 18, 2014

Over 1100 Prince Hall Masons and Eastern Stars gathered at the Marriott Savannah Riverfront for their 145th Annual Grand Lodge Communication and Prince Hall Grand Chapter Order of the Eastern Star 116th Annual Grand Session. The session was held from June 10-13. The Annual Grand Session gives members a chance to meet with the Most Worshipful Grand Master and Grand … Continue reading “Prince Hall Grand Chapter OES 116th Annual Grand Session Held”

Juneteenth Festival To Be Held

By | June 18, 2014

The Daughters of Mary Magdalene is pleased to announce the 2014 Juneteenth Festival to be held on Saturday, June 21, 2014 at the Wells Park (W. 38th St. Park) beginning at 10 a.m. The speaker for this occasion will be Savannah native, Attorney Albert Mitchell. The Daughters of Mary Magdalene has premiered as host of superb speakers at the Juneteenth … Continue reading “Juneteenth Festival To Be Held”

Mason Named President Of Georgia Defense Lawyers Association

By | June 18, 2014

Kirby Mason, a partner in the Savannah office of HunterMaclean, was elected president of the Georgia Defense Lawyers Association (GDLA) at its annual meeting held June 12-15. The GDLA was founded more than 40 years ago to further the interests of the civil defense bar. It provides education, training, and networking opportunities to its more than 700 members. Mason is … Continue reading “Mason Named President Of Georgia Defense Lawyers Association”

The New Georgia Project Addresses Inequality In Georgia

By | June 18, 2014

The New Georgia Project is a nonpartisan, nonprofit group that aims to register voters and improve their civic engagement. It is an effort to register eligible individuals to vote. The nonpartisan group is a project of the nonprofit organization Third Sector Development, a 501(c)(3) organization founded and led by Georgia State Representative Stacey Abrams. Georgians are not fully represented at … Continue reading “The New Georgia Project Addresses Inequality In Georgia”

SCORE, Savannah Announces The June Top Ten Tips Business Presentation

By | June 18, 2014

SCORE, Savannah announces the June Top Ten Tips business presentation entitled “Employer Stress– Defining, Identifying and Treating.” The workshop will be in the SCORE conference room, 111 E. Liberty St, Savannah from 11:30 to 1:00, Wednesday, June 25, 2014. The business expert is Jessica Bush, Senior District Manager, Automatic Data Processing (ADP). There is no charge for the presentation, but … Continue reading “SCORE, Savannah Announces The June Top Ten Tips Business Presentation”

St. Pius X High School Alumni Assoc.

By | June 18, 2014

The St. Pius X High School Alumni Assoc. will host its monthly meeting on Saturday, June 21, 2014 at 1:00 p.m. at the Ralph Mark Gilbert Civil Rights Museum, 460 Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd. (5 blocks south of the Visitors Information Center), Savannah, GA. We will enjoy a tour of the museum before our regular meeting. All students who … Continue reading “St. Pius X High School Alumni Assoc.”

Fitness Programs To Benefit The Rape Crisis Center

By | June 18, 2014

In an effort to support the Rape Crisis Center in the 2014 Chatham Orthopaedic Ballroom Extravaganza, ACE Certified Personal Trainers Linda Socks & Sam Carter are offering various fitness opportunities: Saturday, June 21st from 9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m., Linda Socks will host a “Pedal Power” Cyclethon at Anytime Fitness on Whitemarsh Island—119 Charlotte Rd. Bikes can be reserved for $10 per … Continue reading “Fitness Programs To Benefit The Rape Crisis Center”

Free Heart Health Seminar

By | June 18, 2014

St. John Baptist Church “The Mighty Fortress” will hold a FREE “Heart Health” seminar on Monday, June 23, 2014 at 6 p.m. in the Church Fellowship Hall. Dr. Mark Domanski, local Chiropractor and Wellness Coach will be the presenter. Did you know that 79,400,000 Americans have heart disease, that plaque build-up in the coronary arteries is a major contributor to … Continue reading “Free Heart Health Seminar”