Obama Introduces His National Security Team

By | December 03, 2008

On Monday, December 1, 2008, President-elect Barack Obama officially introduced the members of his national security team, including former Democratic primary rival Hillary Clinton as his secretary of state and Robert Gates, who will be remain as defense secretary. Obama also announced that retired Marine Gen. James L. Jones, a former top commander of NATO and U.S. forces in Europe, … Continue reading “Obama Introduces His National Security Team”

Mayor to Keynote SSU’s 173rd Commencement

By | December 03, 2008

Savannah State University (SSU) will hold its 173rd commencement ceremony on Saturday, December 13, at 10 a.m., in Tiger Arena. Approximately 160 students will receive undergraduate and graduate degrees. Otis S. Johnson, mayor of the city of Savannah, will deliver the commencement address. As the 64th mayor of the city of Savannah, Johnson is currently serving his second term as … Continue reading “Mayor to Keynote SSU’s 173rd Commencement”

Nwosu Recognized for Nigerian Medical Missions

By | December 03, 2008

ATLANTA – Savannah-based cardiologist Eugene A. Nwosu, M.D., received the Jack A. Raines Humanitarian Award for 2008 at the Medical Association of Georgia’s 154th House of Delegates meeting on Saturday, October 4 for his “outstanding humanitarian contribution to his fellow man and community beyond the normal practice of medicine.” Dr. Nwosu has been hosting free medical clinics in his Nigerian … Continue reading “Nwosu Recognized for Nigerian Medical Missions”

Count Down to “THE BIG DAY” And the Great Cook-off Begins

By | December 03, 2008

“The Big Day” is almost here, and as of press time, approximately 90 plus celebrity men are eagerly waiting to show off their culinary skills. Yes, it’s time for the ninth annual “Savannah’s 100 Celebrity Men Who Cook.” On Sunday, December 14, 2008-3:00P.M. – 5:00P.M., the Savannah Marriott Riverfront will be the “THE PLACE” where .some of these men will … Continue reading “Count Down to “THE BIG DAY” And the Great Cook-off Begins”

Morrison to Present “Savannah 2033” at the Hungry Club Forum

By | December 03, 2008

Businessman Howard J. Morrison will present his thought-provoking presentation, “Savannah 2033”, at the monthly breakfast program of the Hungry Club Forum of Savannah, Inc., to be held on Saturday December 6, 2008, at 9:30 AM, in the Multipurpose Annex of the West Broad Street YMCA, located at 1110 May Street near W. Gwinnett. The public is invited. For more information, … Continue reading “Morrison to Present “Savannah 2033” at the Hungry Club Forum”

Coastal Kids’ Robotics Competition December 6

By | December 03, 2008

On Saturday, December 6, approximately 70 elementary and middle school students will gather at Woodville Tompkins Technical and Career Institute for the fourth annual Coastal Kids’ Robotics Competition. Through the nationwide FIRST LEGO League program, students in grades 4-8 compete in robot design competitions, with their technical work complimented by open ended research projects. Projects this year focus on “Climate … Continue reading “Coastal Kids’ Robotics Competition December 6”

Let’s Not Forget Our Children in Foster Care

By | December 03, 2008

Editor’s Note: November is National Adoption Month BLACKPR WIRE – These are unsettling times for us all. The stock market is struggling daily, people are losing their homes and their jobs; families are in dire need, and many are simply wondering how to make ends meet. In the midst of this financial crisis, our minds are almost overfilled with so … Continue reading “Let’s Not Forget Our Children in Foster Care”

Seven Young Men from Hubert Middle School’s Risers Academy to Perform with the Savannah Children’s Choir

By | December 03, 2008

Seven young men from Hubert Middle School’s Risers Academy have been invited to perform with the Savannah Children’s Choir at their annual Winter Concert. Hubert’s Risers Academy is the first program of its kind in the district. The new all-male school program began this year with an enrollment of 35 males. The academy is designed to promote high expectations, enriching … Continue reading “Seven Young Men from Hubert Middle School’s Risers Academy to Perform with the Savannah Children’s Choir”

Savannah Arts Academy Named 2008 School of Excellence

By | December 03, 2008

Savannah Arts Academy is one of 26 Georgia schools to be named a 2008 School of Excellence by State Superintendent Kathy Cox for student achievement and improvement. Savannah Arts Academy is the only school in Chatham County to receive this honor. The State Department of Education recognizes one school from each Congressional District in two categories consisting of Top 10% … Continue reading “Savannah Arts Academy Named 2008 School of Excellence”

Christmas on the River and Savannah’s Lighted Parade December 5-7!

By | December 03, 2008

Discover the Magic of Christmas as Verizon Wireless presents a weekend of Holiday Cheer at Christmas on the River and Savannah’s Lighted Parade! Immerse yourself in the joy of the Holiday Spirit with two days of Regional Arts and Crafts, Fun-Fare Games and Holiday Entertainment! This festival offers unique shopping in the old world setting of charm and history on … Continue reading “Christmas on the River and Savannah’s Lighted Parade December 5-7!”