Coach’s Corner Hosts Corn Hole Classic To Benefit Senior Citizens, Inc.

By | September 28, 2016

Coach’s Corner Corn Hole Classic. Coach’s Corner, a popular sports bar in Savannah, is hosting a corn hole tournament to benefit Senior Citizens, Inc., a nonprofit organization dedicated to helping people age successfully. The tournament includes a fish fry, beer, live music by Clear Daze Band and cash prizes. Team entries are limited. This event will be held at Coach’s … Continue reading “Coach’s Corner Hosts Corn Hole Classic To Benefit Senior Citizens, Inc.”

International Free and Accepted Modern Masons, Inc. and Order of Eastern Stars To Host Annual Grand Session

By | September 28, 2016

The Fraternal Order of Masons and Eastern Stars are happy to announce the Savannah District will host the 2016 Annual Grand Session for the state of Georgia. The Most Worthy Jeff Long Lodge and Electa Grand Chapter of Georgia have planned a wonderful convention full of events and educational sessions on Thursday – Sunday, October 6-9, 2016. We will be … Continue reading “International Free and Accepted Modern Masons, Inc. and Order of Eastern Stars To Host Annual Grand Session”

Armstrong Graduate Named National 2016 Top Five of 40 Under Forty

By | September 28, 2016

Dana Bostic, a graduate of Armstrong’s Medical Lab Sciences program, was recently selected as one of the Top Five of the American Society of Clinical Pathology (ASCP) 2016 40 Under Forty Honorees at ASCP’s annual meeting in Las Vegas, which was held Sept. 14-16. Each year ASCP recognizes 40 members under the age of 40 whose achievements and leadership qualities … Continue reading “Armstrong Graduate Named National 2016 Top Five of 40 Under Forty”

74th Annual NAACP State Convention

By | September 28, 2016

Dear Freedom Fighters, The Georgia NAACP is proud to be host its 74th Annual State Convention at the Holiday Inn Hotel in Athens, Georgia, October 6-8, 2016. The theme is “Our Lives Matter and Our Votes Count”. Download the Convention Call and Registration Information. You may know Athens Georgia as home to R.E.M., the B-52s, Widespread Panic, Of Montreal and … Continue reading “74th Annual NAACP State Convention”

18th Annual Great Ogeechee Seafood Festival To Be Held

By | September 28, 2016

The Richmond Hill/Bryan County Chamber of Commerce will host the 18th Annual Great Ogeechee Seafood Festival Oct. 14-16 in J.F. Gregory Park (521 Cedar St.). The festival, which is being presented by Southern Eagle Distributing, will include live music, crafts, seafood, carnival rides, and feature a headline musical performance from country music star Jerrod Niemann. “It is truly amazing to … Continue reading “18th Annual Great Ogeechee Seafood Festival To Be Held”

Three Students Chosen to Represent SCCPSS as United States Presidential Scholar Nominees

By | September 28, 2016

Three Savannah Chatham County Public School students from three different high schools have been nominated to represent the District as United States Presidential Scholars. In the area of Academics, Johnny Ho, a student at Windsor Forest High School will be the nominee. In the area of Arts, Jennifer Wei, a student at Savannah Arts Academy is nominated. In the area … Continue reading “Three Students Chosen to Represent SCCPSS as United States Presidential Scholar Nominees”

Savannah State University Homecoming Parade

By | September 28, 2016

The Savannah State University (SSU) Homecoming Parade is scheduled for Saturday, October 29, at 9 a.m. The route will go through downtown Savannah. The theme for 2016 is “186 Miles: A Journey to Excellence” in honor of the distance Richard R. Wright, Sr., and his mother traveled for him to attend school. Wright was born into slavery in Cuthbert, Ga. … Continue reading “Savannah State University Homecoming Parade”

The Home Builders Association Of Georgia Installs 2016/2017 Officers

By | September 28, 2016

The Home Builders Association of Georgia (HBAG) recently installed their new officers for 2016- 2017 at the HBAG Fall Board Meeting held at the Westin Jekyll Island. Local leaders in the home building industry came together over the course of 3 days to share knowledge and industry expertise. The installation ceremony was held on the final evening and the theme … Continue reading “The Home Builders Association Of Georgia Installs 2016/2017 Officers”

Gilyard Awarded as Regional Vice President of the Year

By | September 28, 2016

For the second consecutive year, Charles Gilyard, 34-year Real Estate professional, was awarded the Regional Vice President of the Year Award for the National Association of Real Estate Brokers (NAREB). NAREB is divided into 12 regions across the United States. Gilyard is Regional Vice President over Region VI, which encompasses Alabama, Florida and Georgia. This region comprises a membership of … Continue reading “Gilyard Awarded as Regional Vice President of the Year”

President Obama Dedicates New Black History Museum on the National Mall

By | September 28, 2016

The idea of erecting a museum that would highlight the contributions of African Americans first received public attention more than a century ago after Black veterans of the Civil War proposed the idea. But the real push occurred when Georgia Congressman John Lewis took up the mantle, securing the support of several of his colleagues. Finally, in 2003, then-President George … Continue reading “President Obama Dedicates New Black History Museum on the National Mall”