Deltas Name Community Service Scholarship in Honor of Edna Jackson

By | May 25, 2016

Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. – Savannah Alumnae Chapter celebrated its Diamond Jubilee Gala at the Hyatt Hotel Harborview Room on May 14, 2016. The seventy-fifth anniversary gala was the culminating event for the chapter’s seventy-fifth year celebration of sisterhood, scholarship, and service to the Savannah-Chatham County community. The past year, the chapter participated in “Thirteen Acts of Service” as … Continue reading “Deltas Name Community Service Scholarship in Honor of Edna Jackson”

City Celebrates Carver Village History

By | May 25, 2016

City and neighborhood leaders joined together last Friday morning at the Carver Village Community Center to celebrate the proud history of Carver Village and the completion of the application process for inclusion on the National Register of Historic Places. “The people gathered here today can tell you the importance of this place,” said District 1 Alderman Van R. Johnson II, … Continue reading “City Celebrates Carver Village History”

Experience Jacksonville Jazz

By | May 25, 2016

Experience the heart of Downtown Jacksonville as it comes alive with the sounds of Snarky Puppy, Jon Batiste & Stay Human, Yellowjackets and more at the 2016 Jacksonville Jazz Festival this Memorial Day weekend. Join the City of Jacksonville May 26 – 29, 2016 and experience three stages of live entertainment, local food, drinks, shopping and more in Downtown Jacksonville. … Continue reading “Experience Jacksonville Jazz”

24th Annual Kiss-a-Pig Campaign Raised 196,000 for the ADA

By | May 25, 2016

The American Diabetes Association (ADA) raised $195,986 at the 2016 Kiss-a-Pig Gala. Charles Bowen of The Bowen Law group, chairman for the 2016 campaign and Maria Center, director for the 2016 campaign, announced that the Savannah Boar Association team of lawyers were the winners of this year’s competition, raising a total of $46,000. Presented by Savannah Vascular & Cardiac Institute, … Continue reading “24th Annual Kiss-a-Pig Campaign Raised 196,000 for the ADA”

Chief: ‘One Murder is One Too Many’

By | May 25, 2016

Last Friday afternoon Chief Joseph H. Lumpkin, Sr. issued a statement to the public regarding violent crime in Savannah. Chief Lumpkin said, “This week the City of Savannah has received national media attention concerning violent crime in our community. As you know we have been regularly discussing crime and those 2015 crime numbers with the City Council and the County … Continue reading “Chief: ‘One Murder is One Too Many’”

2017 Georgia Teacher Of The Year Named

By | May 25, 2016

Casey M. Bethel, an AP Physics, AP Biology and Physical Science teacher from New Manchester High in Douglasville, was named the 2017 Georgia Teacher of the Year during a surprise school visit from State School Superintendent Richard Woods. As Georgia Teacher of the Year, Mr. Bethel will serve as an advocate for public education in Georgia. “Casey Bethel is going … Continue reading “2017 Georgia Teacher Of The Year Named”

Savannah Open Black Rodeo To Be Held

By | May 25, 2016

The Southeastern Rodeo Association presents the 1st Savannah Open Black Rodeo! Performance in the Martin Luther King, Jr. Arena on Saturday, July 16, 2016 at 7:30pm. More info on the rodeo can be accessed by going to their website: www.serodeo.com. Tickets go on sale now. Purchase them now at the Savannah Civic Center box office or online at www.etix.com.

New Members Of Savannah Metropolitan Planning Commission

By | May 25, 2016

On behalf of the Planning Commission Thomas L. Thomson, P.E., AICP, Executive Director of the Chatham County – Savannah Metropolitan Planning Commission welcomes the following new Planning Commission Members: Joseph Ervin was appointed to the MPC Board by the City of Savannah Mayor and Aldermen. Ervin was the founder of Select Mortgage Group, Inc. and served as its President and … Continue reading “New Members Of Savannah Metropolitan Planning Commission”

From Poverty To Prosperity

By | May 25, 2016

The Cuyler Community Improvement Assoc. will present a seminar on “Achieving Financial Success In An Unsuccessful Economy”. Guest speaker will be Ms. Jazmin Lightbourn of the NAA- ALLIANCE of Burlington, N. C. Ms. Lightbourn will discuss how a year at the age of 23, she moved from a minimum wage job to becoming a financially successful entrepreneur making hundreds of … Continue reading “From Poverty To Prosperity”

Change Your Water…Change Your Life!

By | May 25, 2016

Ionizer restructured Kangen Water® can help you stay hydrated while working and playing outside. Dehydration is far too common, given how preventable it is. Dehydration occurs when we put out more water than we take in. This happens often in the summer when we are spending more time enjoying outdoor activities. With clean, healthy, great tasting Kangen Water® you can … Continue reading “Change Your Water…Change Your Life!”