Five SSU Cross Country Runners Earn Academic Honors

By | November 11, 2015

The Savannah State University cross country team has had five student athletes selected to this year’s Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference All-Academic Team. The SSU contingent consists of three from the men’s squad and two from the women’s team. Sophomores Randolph Barratt, Kenneth Nealy and Michael Smith represent the SSU men while sophomores Miara Elmore and Kourtney Sizemore made the list for … Continue reading “Five SSU Cross Country Runners Earn Academic Honors”

Change Your Water…Change Your Life!

By | November 11, 2015

Ionized alkalized restructured Kangen Water ® can help you maintain your healthy habits through the Holidays. Even if you usually make health-conscious decisions throughout the year, it can be very difficult to put your health first during the hectic holiday season. You will probably eat more meals out of the house while you hunt down the best price for everything … Continue reading “Change Your Water…Change Your Life!”

The Edna Lewis Foundation Teamed Up with Chef Mashama Bailey at “The Black Hand in the Pot”

By | November 11, 2015

Last Monday, November 2, at The Grey, The Edna Lewis Foundation (ELF) proudly paid tribute to African-American female chefs while celebrating the legacy of Chef Edna Lewis. Though serving in America’s kitchens for over 300 years, most black female chefs are noteworthy undiscovered culinary heroines. Through a continued commitment to honoring, preserving and nurturing African Americans’ culinary heritage and culture, … Continue reading “The Edna Lewis Foundation Teamed Up with Chef Mashama Bailey at “The Black Hand in the Pot””

The Spirit Of Excellence Business Awards

By | November 11, 2015

Choosing the Young Men of Honor as a recipient of a donation from the Spirit of Excellence Business Awards, Mrs. Diane Jackson who is the director of the 501c3 organization was presented a $1,000 check from Estelle Mannion on Saturday, November 7th to continue the work she is doing. Estelle Mannion, President of Stellar Production Advertising, L.L.C. and producer of … Continue reading “The Spirit Of Excellence Business Awards”

AARP Georgia Recognizes Sarah Ridgeway with its Most Prestigious Volunteer Award

By | November 11, 2015

Atlanta’s Sarah Ridgeway has been selected by AARP, the nonprofit organization for people 50 and older, to receive the 2015 AARP Georgia Andrus Award for Community Service — the Association’s most prestigious and visible state volunteer award for community service. AARP Georgia selected Sarah Ridgeway for her remarkable service which has greatly benefited her community, supported AARP’s vision and mission, … Continue reading “AARP Georgia Recognizes Sarah Ridgeway with its Most Prestigious Volunteer Award”

Kemba Smith to Speak at Armstrong State University

By | November 11, 2015

In 1994 Kemba Smith was convicted of drug crimes in the midst of our country’s War on Drugs. A first time, non-violent offender, she was sentenced to 25 1/2 years in federal prison. After serving 6 1/2 years, President Clinton granted her clemency in December, 2000. Now she is an advocate for returning felons and speaks out against mandatory minimum … Continue reading “Kemba Smith to Speak at Armstrong State University”

The Hungry Club Forum “Part 2-Strengthening Minority Business Development”

By | November 11, 2015

The next Signature Roundtable and Open Forum of the Hungry Club Forum of Savannah, Inc. (HCFS) will be held on Saturday, November 14, 2015, at 9:30 AM, at the WSB YMCA, located at 1110 May Street. The forum will focus on “Part 2-Strengthening Minority Business Development.” A panel of business owners and advocates will address some of the continuing hindrances … Continue reading “The Hungry Club Forum “Part 2-Strengthening Minority Business Development””

Thurmond Inducted Into Gate City Bar Hall of Fame

By | November 11, 2015

Attorney Mike Thurmond of Butler Wooten Cheeley & Peak LLP was inducted into the Gate City Bar Association Hall of Fame at its gala on Nov. 7. At the gala, Mr.Thurmond was joined by managing partner Joel Wooten and the Gate City Bar Association Scholarship chair in announcing the recipients of four scholarships. BWCP is proud to sponsor one of … Continue reading “Thurmond Inducted Into Gate City Bar Hall of Fame”

Rives E. Worrell Co. Congratulates Graduates of the 2015 Minority Contractor Business Development Program

By | November 11, 2015

Rives E. Worrell Co., a JE Dunn Construction Company, held its annual Minority Contractor Business Development (MCBD) Program graduation last Friday for eight area companies. The program, which first began in Savannah in 2011, provides a venue for minority- and woman owned firms in construction related fields to participate in a training program to enhance business acumen and interpersonal and … Continue reading “Rives E. Worrell Co. Congratulates Graduates of the 2015 Minority Contractor Business Development Program”

Georgia Minority Leader Will Keynote Democratic Dinner

By | November 11, 2015

Stacy Abrams, Minority Leader of the Georgia General Assembly since 2010, will tell Glynn County Democrats and their guests to “Stand Up, Speak Up, Show Up” when she keynotes the annual Glynn County Democratic Dinner on November 14. The dinner will be held at the Comfort Inn Conference Center at 5308 New Jessup Road (I-95 at Exit 36B) in Brunswick. … Continue reading “Georgia Minority Leader Will Keynote Democratic Dinner”