Miss Black Savannah USA Pageant Returns

By | July 22, 2015

The Miss Black Savannah USA Pageant has returned! Last Saturday, July 18, 2015 in the Elmore Theatre on Savannah State campus three beautiful young ladies were crowned as Miss Black Savannah USA, Miss Black Savannah Talented Teen USA, and Miss Black Savannah Jr. Teen USA. Briana Ward was crowned as your new Miss Black Savannah USA, Nyenge Mitchell was crowned … Continue reading “Miss Black Savannah USA Pageant Returns”

Serena Garcia To Keynote Black Nurses Luncheon

By | July 22, 2015

Serena Garcia, Associate State Director, Communications, AARP Georgia State Office will speak at the Fourth Annual Health Education Luncheon, “When the Caregiver Needs Care”, to be held Saturday, August 15, 2015 at Carey Hilliard’s Restaurant, Banquet Hall, 11111 Abercorn Street. For tickets contact any member or call 912-658-1398. Serena Garcia serves as the Communications Director for AARP Georgia. She has … Continue reading “Serena Garcia To Keynote Black Nurses Luncheon”

“The Highywaymen” Exhibition At Beach Institute

By | July 22, 2015

An exciting new exhibit from the Collection of Ron and Linda Mosca, of Palm City, Florida and Savannah, Georgia is now open to the public at the Beach Institute. Reception: Thursday, July 30, 6-8:30 pm. The location will be Beach Institute 502 E. Harris Street| Savannah, GA 31401. The exhibit features several well known Black Artists known as “THE HIGHYWAYMEN”. … Continue reading ““The Highywaymen” Exhibition At Beach Institute”

Savannah Voice Festival Events To Spotlight Youth

By | July 22, 2015

The Savannah VOICE Festival continues to demonstrate its unwavering commitment to boosting the skills, confidence and progress of young artists by using several of this season’s events to showcase and promote rising stars. The third annual festival, which will be staged August 2-16 in and around Savannah, offers music from opera, musical theatre and popular song. Many of this year’s … Continue reading “Savannah Voice Festival Events To Spotlight Youth”

Top Ladies Of Distinction, Inc. Elects New National President

By | July 22, 2015

Top Ladies of Distinction, Inc. (TLOD), a professional humanitarian community service organization organized in Tyler, Texas in 1964, recently held its 39th National Convention in Washington, D.C., June 25-28, 2015. During this bi-annual event, a new administration was elected. Elected as National President was Mrs. Drema Lee Woldman, a resident of Lynwood, Illinois. Mrs. Woldman is the 13th National President … Continue reading “Top Ladies Of Distinction, Inc. Elects New National President”

My Baby Was Injured During Birth. I Want Justice!

By | July 22, 2015

Giving birth to a child can be one of the most rewarding experiences in a mother’s life. However, unfortunately, if that procedure goes wrong, it can quickly become one of the most stressful experiences. So, every mother-to-be should learn about birth injuries. Birth injuries occur when new born babies sustain physical injuries before, during or immediately after birth. Nearly 7 … Continue reading “My Baby Was Injured During Birth. I Want Justice!”

Savannah-Chatham County New Fair Housing Rule

By | July 22, 2015

An important new fair housing regulation – aimed at promoting diverse, inclusive communities and overcoming the negative effects of segregation – was issued on July 8, 2015 by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). The regulation is designed to guide jurisdictions in complying with their existing obligations to “affirmatively further fair housing,” a key provision of the … Continue reading “Savannah-Chatham County New Fair Housing Rule”

SCCPSS Awarded $1.75 Million Grant

By | July 22, 2015

The Georgia Department of Education announced that Savannah Chatham County Public School System has been awarded a new 21st Century Community Learning Centers Grant. Over the next five years, SCCPSS will receive $1.75 million to fund after-school programs at Hodge Elementary and Gould Elementary. The new grant was submitted in partnership with the YMCA of Coastal Georgia. Across the state … Continue reading “SCCPSS Awarded $1.75 Million Grant”

Krystal Celebrates The Hot Dog All Summer Long

By | July 22, 2015

Hot dogs are one of the classic tastes of summer and this year, The Krystal Company is ensuring every hot dog comes at a hot deal. The brand famous for its signature Krystals Pups and Chicks is celebrating with special “Add a Pup for $.99” on Krystal Pups when combined with any combo meal. For just $.99, guests can enjoy … Continue reading “Krystal Celebrates The Hot Dog All Summer Long”

J.C. Lewis Primary Health Care Center Reports Record Numbers

By | July 22, 2015

In a recent annual review, J.C. Lewis Primary Health Care Center (JCLPHCC), a nonprofit organization providing affordable health care services to individuals in the Savannah community, reported serving a record number of uninsured, underinsured, and homeless persons with limited income in 2014. The modest-sized health care center provided medical treatment to more than 9,500 citizens, with more than 32,000 medical … Continue reading “J.C. Lewis Primary Health Care Center Reports Record Numbers”