MLK Parade Application Deadline Approaching

By | November 30, 2016

The Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Observance Day Association is proud to announce that we are still receiving applications for the 2017 Parade which will take place on Monday, January 16, 2017, beginning at 10:00 A.M. The final date for submitting an application without penalty is November 30, 2016. A late fee will be added to the regular entry fee … Continue reading “MLK Parade Application Deadline Approaching”

The Savannah Food Truck Festival Presents Donation To Children’s Hospital of Savannah

By | November 30, 2016

The Savannah Food Truck Festival has presented the Dwaine and Cynthia Willett Children’s Hospital of Savannah with a check for $25,019.19, representing the profits from this fall’s food truck festival in Daffin Park. The organiza- tion, made up of operators of Savannah’s popular and newly permitted food truck sector, gathered in front of the building which is being remodeled into … Continue reading “The Savannah Food Truck Festival Presents Donation To Children’s Hospital of Savannah”

E. Larry McDuffie’s Birthday Celebration “ Take Me Back”

By | November 30, 2016

E Larry McDuffie will celebrate his birthday with a Musical Extravanganza scheduled for Sunday, December 11, 2016 at the St. John Baptist Church (the Mighty Fortress). Rev. Dr. George P. Lee, III is the pastor. McDuffie wants to sing one more time with his teenage group, the Rosebud Gospel Singers. He also wants to share the good news in song … Continue reading “E. Larry McDuffie’s Birthday Celebration “ Take Me Back””

Savannah Tech To Hold Open House For New Textile And Design Fabrication Course

By | November 30, 2016

The Professional Continuing Education Department of Savannah Technical College will host an open house featuring its new Introduction to Textile and Design Fabrication course from 5-7:30PM on November 30, 2016 at the Savannah Campus (5717 White Bluff Road, 31405). The 40-hour course prepares participants for entry-level positions within the sewing and textile assembly manufacturing industry. The course features a combination … Continue reading “Savannah Tech To Hold Open House For New Textile And Design Fabrication Course”

2nd Annual Women’s Health Symposium

By | November 30, 2016

You are invited to the SCCPSS Student Affairs Department’s 2nd Annual Women’s Health Symposium on Saturday, December 3, 2016 from 9am – 12pm at Beach High School! The event will offer onsite screenings, interactive health sessions, and special guest presentations. For more information, call Megan Wilson at 912-667-9323.

The Earl T. Shinhoster Youth Leadership Institute Receives Award

By | November 30, 2016

The Earl T. Shinhoster Youth Leadership Institute was recognized for historical research conducted by four of its youth that resulted in historical markers being placed at the Cluskey Embankment Stores on Factory Walk behind City Hall. The Institute received a 2016 Award for Excellence in the Educational Use of Historical Records from the Georgia Historical Records Advisory Council on October … Continue reading “The Earl T. Shinhoster Youth Leadership Institute Receives Award”

AARP Georgia Recognizes Tom Umstead With Its Most Prestigious Volunteer Award

By | November 30, 2016

Tom Umstead of Sandy Springs has been selected by AARP, the nonprofit organization for people 50 and older, to receive the 2016 AARP Georgia Andrus Award for Community Service — the Association’s most prestigious and visible state volunteer award for community service. AARP Georgia selected Tom Umstead for his remarkable service which has greatly benefited his community, supported AARP’s vision … Continue reading “AARP Georgia Recognizes Tom Umstead With Its Most Prestigious Volunteer Award”

4th Pastoral Anniversary Celebration Culminates

By | November 30, 2016

Tremont Temple Missionary Baptist Church located at 1110 Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd. recently celebrated Rev. Quentin Morris 4th Pastoral Anniversary. Last Sunday, November 27 during our worship service Chairman of the Deacon Board, Michael Parker along with the church family presented Pastor Morris and First Lady Monina Morris with a portrait as the 6th Pastor of Tremont Temple Missionary … Continue reading “4th Pastoral Anniversary Celebration Culminates”

The Sustainability Of Black Economics

By | November 30, 2016

Most of us have been shocked, disappointed and worried since the results of the 2016 Presidential Elections. While we are enjoying our last days with the presidency of President Barack Obama, we are facing a future of change. We should be aware of how this new change may affect the Black Middle Class of America. Everything that Black America may … Continue reading “The Sustainability Of Black Economics”

Heroes in the Struggle: Lee Daniels

By | November 30, 2016

He is the Academy Award winning filmmaker of films like Precious: based on the novel Push by Sapphire, The Paperboy, Lee Daniels’ The Butler and Monster’s Ball, and the producer of the hit television series EMPIRE and the soon to be released STAR on Fox, but since the earliest days of the epidemic writer/director/ producer Lee Daniels has also been … Continue reading “Heroes in the Struggle: Lee Daniels”