Savannah State University Announces 2016 Heritage Festival

By | December 16, 2015

Reflections of a Proud Legacy is  the  central  theme  of the 2016 Savannah Black Heritage Festival scheduled for February 1-­21, 2016. Each year the festival, which is sponsored by Savannah State University (SSU) and the City of Savannah, presents activities for every age and interest.  Cultural education and exposure to the performing and visual arts, as well as ethnic cuisine, … Continue reading “Savannah State University Announces 2016 Heritage Festival”

City Breaks Ground On New Cultural Arts Center

By | December 16, 2015

Groundbreaking for new Cultural Arts Center was held on Tuesday, December 15, 2015 at the corner of Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd. and Oglethorpe Avenue. Savannah Mayor Edna B. Jackson, City Manager Stephanie Cutter, and City Aldermen joined with representatives from Gunn Meyerhoff Shay Architects, CHA Consulting, Inc., M.B. Kahn Construction., Inc./ The Polote Corporation and City staff. The Cultural … Continue reading “City Breaks Ground On New Cultural Arts Center”

The 2016 MLKing, Jr. Marshals’ Reception Held

By | December 16, 2015

The 2016 M. L. King, Jr. Parade Marshals Reception was held on Sunday, December 13, 2015 at Savannah State University’s King-Frazier Student Center. The 2016 Parade Marshals are: Rev. Carolyn L. Dowse, a retired Chatham County School Principal, great community and church activist and Mr. Tom Kohler, a nationally known and celebrated author and advocate for persons with disabilities. Rev. … Continue reading “The 2016 MLKing, Jr. Marshals’ Reception Held”

Union Mission Brings Holiday Cheer To Homeless & Hungry

By | December 16, 2015

Holidays are about coming together with friends and family, sharing the joy of the season at home. For the homeless and hungry of Savannah, Union Mission is their holiday home. On Christmas Day, Friday, December 25, 2015, with the generous support of Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. and Sodexo, Union Mission will host a holiday feast to share a little holiday cheer … Continue reading “Union Mission Brings Holiday Cheer To Homeless & Hungry”

Sol C. Johnson High School Class of 1976

By | December 16, 2015

The Sol C. Johnson High School Class of 1976 is planning its 40th class reunion. The reunion will be held Friday, July 29th through Sunday, July 31, 2016 in Savannah, GA. The Planning Committee is asking all alumnae of the class of 1976 to submit their name, email, address, and telephone number by email to scj197640@gmail.com. By providing this information, … Continue reading “Sol C. Johnson High School Class of 1976”

Local Breast Cancer Support Receives $5,300 Donation

By | December 16, 2015

Tanger Factory Outlet Centers, Inc. announced today that the company donated $5,375.07 in the Hilton Head-area, to help in the fight against breast cancer during the 22nd annual Tanger PinkSTYLE Campaign. In the spirit of the holidays and the season of giving, funds were donated in to DragonBoat Beaufort a local organization focused on providing cancer survivors the opportunity to … Continue reading “Local Breast Cancer Support Receives $5,300 Donation”

SCMPD Launching “End Gun Violence” Video

By | December 16, 2015

The Savannah Chatham Metropolitan Police Department launched an “End Gun Violence: Step Forward” video on Tuesday which highlights the effects that gang and group gun violence is having on the Savannah-Chatham County community. The ten-minute video includes interviews with law enforcement leaders, community leaders, a mother whose son was murdered, and young people who have been impacted by shootings. For … Continue reading “SCMPD Launching “End Gun Violence” Video”

Savannah Metropolitan Planning Commission New Members Sworn In

By | December 16, 2015

Savannah Metropolitan Planning Commission were sworn in on October 13 by The Honorable Judge Timothy R. Walmsley. Tanya Milton is the new Chair filling the seat vacated by Shedrick Coleman who finish a two year term. Milton, Vice President and Advertising Director with the Savannah Tribune was appointed to the Planning Commission by the Mayor and Alderman in 2009. She … Continue reading “Savannah Metropolitan Planning Commission New Members Sworn In”

Change Your Water…Change Your Life!

By | December 16, 2015

Ionized alkaline restructured Kangen Water ® is changing the image of drinking water. You know how important it is to stay hydrated, but have you ever investigated the difference between the different types of drinking water available? The truth is that not all waters are created equal. Not surprisingly, Kangen Water® is a wonderful choice for your hydration. Tap water … Continue reading “Change Your Water…Change Your Life!”

Job Fair and Wealth Building Seminar

By | December 16, 2015

There will be a free Job Fair & Wealth Building Seminar on Saturday Dec. 19th, 2015. This free event will be held at the Marriott Savannah Riverfront, 100 General McIntosh Blvd Savannah, Ga. 31401. Registration will begin at 10:15 and the event will start at 11:00AM. Prizes will be available and you must be present to win. You don’t want … Continue reading “Job Fair and Wealth Building Seminar”