SCCPSS Students Achieve AP Scholar Status

By | November 12, 2008

Fifty-two SCCPSS high school students have earned the designation of AP Scholar by the College Board in recognition of their exceptional achievement on the college-level Advanced Placement Program® (AP®) Exams; thirty-seven from Savannah Arts Academy, twelve from Jenkins High School and three from Windsor Forest High School. The College Board’s Advanced Placement Program offers students the opportunity to take challenging … Continue reading “SCCPSS Students Achieve AP Scholar Status”

AASU to Host Poet Lucinda Grey

By | November 12, 2008

The Poetry Society of Georgia 2008-2009 reading series continues with Lucinda Grey on Tuesday November 18, at 7:30 p.m., at Books on Bay Bookstore, 224 Bay Street. The event is free and open to the public. Two writer’s residencies she won in La Napoule, France and Mojacar, Spain inspired Grey’s most recent book of poems, The Woman Who Has Eaten … Continue reading “AASU to Host Poet Lucinda Grey”

United Way Victory Celebration

By | November 12, 2008

The United Way of the Coastal Empire will host its Victory Celebration Luncheon at The Westin Savannah Harbor on Friday, November 21, 11:45 am. Community volunteers will announce their individual Unit Division reports, which will reflect money raised in local businesses and agencies within Bryan, Chatham, Effingham, and Liberty counties.

Black in America

By | November 12, 2008

The Savannah Tribune announces the second in a series of articles written by guest columnist Taquaa Falaq Saleem. Taquaa is a 2008 honor graduate with the B.A. in English Language and Literature from Savannah State University where she was also awarded the coveted President’s Second Mile Award at the commencement ceremonies. She is currently a graduate student and teaching assistant … Continue reading “Black in America”

NAACP’s President Responds To Recent Article Appearing In the News

By | November 12, 2008

After hearing from at least 10 persons who read an article submitted to the news media by Ms. Felecisa Halton, it is apparent that there is an erroneous impression, intentional or unintentional , that I am not a candidate for reelection to be president of the Savannah Branch NAACP. Let me state unequivocally that I am a candidate for reelection. … Continue reading “NAACP’s President Responds To Recent Article Appearing In the News”