August 26, 2009 RSS feed / Front Page

Nominations Being Accepted for Spirit of Excellence Awards

Nominations are now being accepted for the Spirit of Excellence 7th Annual Black Business Awards until September 25, 2009. Recipients will be announced at the Awards Banquet on October 17, 2009 at the Savannah Marriott Riverfront. More...

Social & Community News

Omegas Attend Leadership Training, Thank Community for Support

Local members of Mu Phi Chapter of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Incorporated recently attended National Leadership Training on July 22-25 in Las Vegas, Nevada. More...

Habersham Street YMCA Holds Ribbon Cutting For New Playground

On Thursday, August 20, 2009 the Habersham YMCA held an official dedication and ribbon cutting ceremony for their new playground facility. Project contributors and volunteers were on site for the ceremony. More...

GEMA Reminds Residents of National Preparedness Month

Ready Georgia, the emergency preparedness campaign from the Georgia Emergency Management Agency (GEMA), is asking fifth-grade students across the state to recognize National Preparedness Monthin September with a creative art and essay contest about More...

Obama Nominates Quarterman to Post

On August 14, President Barack Obama announced his intent to nominate Cynthia L. Quarterman to become the Administrator of the Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration at the Department of Transportation. More...

Ralph Lipsey’s Life Celebrated

First Tabernacle Baptist Church was filled to capacity on Saturday, August 22, as family members, friends and a host of distinguished community leaders celebrated the life and legacy of Ralph Lipsey, Jr. More...

Local Celebrities Wait Tables for A Good Cause

A celebrity fundraiser was held on August 18 at Chick Fil A, Savannah Mall, to benefit the Johnny Mercer Centennial. The non-profit 501-C3 organization received a percentage of their sales during the hours of 5-8 pm. More...

Church

St. Paul Missionary to Celebrate 111th Church Anniversary

We the officers and members of St. Paul Missionary Baptist Church cordially invite you to worship with us as we celebrate 111 years of serving and praising God. More...

College Park to Celebrate Third Pastoral Anniversary

College Park Baptist Church, 3301 Whatley Avenue, will celebrate the 3rd Pastoral Anniversary of Pastor Robert “Chip” Brown and Lady Estella Bown August 27, at 7:00pm. Rev. Dr. More...

Fairlawn to Celebrate Adult Choir’s 93rd Anniversary

The members of the Fairlawn Baptist Church Adult Choir Ministry invite you to help us lift up the name of Jesus as we celebrate or 93rd singing anniversary. The celebration will be held on Sunday August 30, at 4pm. Bro. E. More...

Community Events

Asbury to Hold Back to School Jamboree Festival

Asbury United Methodist Church, 1201 Abercorn Street, will host a Back to School Jamboree Festival entitled, “‘What About the Children.” The event will take place Thursday, August 27- Saturday August 29. More...

Dunn Selected as New Dean at Savannah State

Derrek B. Dunn, Ph.D., has been named dean of the College of Sciences & Technology (COST) and a professor of Engineering Technology and Mathematics at Savannah State University. More...

Community Events

HVJ Class of 1974 35th Reunion Planned Save the date and spread the word! The 35th reunion of the 1974 Jenkins High School Warriors will take place October 2009.Contact email address: letmoo56@bellsouth. net More...