Duke Wins Fifth NCAA Men’s Basketball Championship

By | April 08, 2015

The Blue Devils won the NCAA men’s basketball championship in a thrilling title contest on Monday, April 6th in Indianapolis, defeating a tough Wisconsin team 68-63. Duke freshmen guards Tyus Jones and Grayson Allen led the Blue Devils with 23 and 16 points, respectively. National freshman of the year Jahlil Okafor had 10 points despite spending most of the second … Continue reading “Duke Wins Fifth NCAA Men’s Basketball Championship”

Local Savannah PR Firm CEO Speaks At 2015 PRSSA

By | April 08, 2015

Marjorie Young, CEO and President of Carriage Trade PR, Inc. served as a panelist for the Public Relations Student Society of America (PRSSA) regional conference on Saturday, March 28. The conference, “Brand Yourself: The Art of Reputation Management,” was one of 10 held across the nation by various chapters. “Brand Yourself” was the third Regional Conference being hosted by the … Continue reading “Local Savannah PR Firm CEO Speaks At 2015 PRSSA”

Women At The Table

By | April 08, 2015

Women At The Table will host its third panel discussion on Sunday, April 12, 2015, at 5pm at Country Inn and Suites 7576 White Bluff Road in Savannah. The topic of the discussion is: “Do the Effects of Slavery Still Exist? -A White Man’s Perspective On Black People. The event is free and the public is invited to attend. Women … Continue reading “Women At The Table”

A Night Of Black Excellence

By | April 08, 2015

On Wednesday, April 15, 2015 at 7:00pm, Collegiate 100 – Savannah Chapter will be hosting its 5th Annual Scholarship Gala. The event will take place on the campus of Savannah State University in the Student Union Ballroom. Collegiate 100 host its Annual Scholarship Gala to celebrate the academic achievements of Savannah-Chatham Area, professional educators and community members who have contributed … Continue reading “A Night Of Black Excellence”

Arts, Crafts And More Festivals To Be Held

By | April 08, 2015

Arts, Crafts and More Festivals will be held every third Saturday on River Street Water Front, 9 E River St. in Savannah beginning April 18, 2015. The Festivals are presented by Unity in the Community, a non-profit community based organization that promotes and hosts free, family, fun events to give back to the community. Unity in the Community invites all … Continue reading “Arts, Crafts And More Festivals To Be Held”

Wound Care Centers At St. Joseph’s/Candler Recognized For Clinical Excellence

By | April 08, 2015

The Center for Hyperbarics and Wound Care at St. Joseph’s/Candler earned the Center of Distinction Award for achieving outstanding clinical outcomes for twelve consecutive months. The measured outcomes included patient satisfaction higher than 92 percent, a minimum wound healing rate of at least 91 percent within 30 median days to heal, and other quality outcomes. St. Joseph’s/Candler was recognized by … Continue reading “Wound Care Centers At St. Joseph’s/Candler Recognized For Clinical Excellence”

Forsyth Farmers’ Market Receives $50,000 Grant

By | April 08, 2015

On April 1, 2015. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced that Forsyth Farmers’ Market (FFM) was awarded a $50,000 pilot project grant as part of $31.5 million in funding to local, state, and national organizations to support programs that support participants in the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP). The Forsyth Farmers’ Market project will support their SNAP/EBT doubling program- a partnership … Continue reading “Forsyth Farmers’ Market Receives $50,000 Grant”

TybeeMLK Committee Hosts Second Annual TybeeDreamer Humanitarian Award Luncheon

By | April 08, 2015

TybeeMLK Committee hosted the second annual TybeeDreamer Humanitarian Award Luncheon on Sunday, March 29, 2015 at The North Beach Grill. Citizens of Tybee Island and Savannah came together at Tybee’s North Beach Grill to honor the Ladies of the St. Michael’s Thrift Shop. Once a year at the TybeeMLK Celebration in January, the TybeeDreamer Humanitarian Award is given to a … Continue reading “TybeeMLK Committee Hosts Second Annual TybeeDreamer Humanitarian Award Luncheon”

President Obama Speaks On The 21st Anniversary Of The Genocide in Rwanda

By | April 08, 2015

Twenty-one years ago, April 7, 1994 a genocide began that would claim the lives of more than 800,000 Rwandan men, women, and children and mark the beginning of one hundred days of horror for Rwanda’s people. Today is a day to commemorate those who lost their lives, to honor the courage of those who risked their lives to save others, … Continue reading “President Obama Speaks On The 21st Anniversary Of The Genocide in Rwanda”

Mu Phi Chapter Of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc Presents Omega Mardi Gras 2015

By | April 08, 2015

The Brothers of Mu Phi Chapter of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Incorporated presents their Omega Mardi Gras 2015. The annual scholarship fundraiser will be held on April 10, from 8:00 p.m.-2:00 a.m. at the Savannah Civic Center Arena. The cost for tickets at the door will be $35.00 or $25.00 in advance. For tickets please call (912) 398- 8495. The … Continue reading “Mu Phi Chapter Of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc Presents Omega Mardi Gras 2015”