Ruth Chapter #3 O.E.S. Celebrates Their 49th Anniversary

By | April 01, 2009

We give all the Glory to God for what he has done! Ruth Chapter #3 Order of Eastern Star, the largest Chapter in Georgia celebrated 49 blessed years, on March 29 at 4:00pm. Our theme for the anniversary celebration was “Women of Faith”. The celebration included a tribute in honor of our dear Sister Ruth Wright, who celebrated her 90th … Continue reading “Ruth Chapter #3 O.E.S. Celebrates Their 49th Anniversary”

BRAVO Holds Annual Fundraiser Luncheon

By | April 01, 2009

BRAVO (Black Youth Reaching to Achieve in Vocal and Orchestral Music) Music Camp Annual Fundraiser, a luncheon, was held Saturday, March 28, 2009, at the Marriott Savannah Riverfront to generate funds for this year’s 11th musical camp: the operation of the camp and scholarships to talented youngsters who may not be able to attend because of the tuition fee. Members … Continue reading “BRAVO Holds Annual Fundraiser Luncheon”

Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. to Hold Literary Cafe’

By | April 01, 2009

Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. – Savannah Alumnae Chapter will sponsor a Literary Café on Sunday, April 19, 2009 – 5:00P.M. at the Savannah Ballroom, King-Frazier Student Center – Savannah State University. “Diversity of the Arts” is the theme. The program will include performances by Savannah State University Concert Choir, Savannah High School Blue Note Jazz Band, Juanita Tucker, Leah … Continue reading “Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. to Hold Literary Cafe’”

SDRA Recognizes Blowin’ Smoke

By | April 01, 2009

The Savannah Development and Renewal Authority (SDRA) is pleased to recognize Blowin’ Smoke BBQ with a Golden Broom Award. The award ceremony took place on Friday, March 27 at 514 Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd.. The award was presented by representatives from the Savannah Development & Renewal Authority, Keep Savannah Beautiful, the Downtown Business Association, and the Martin Luther King … Continue reading “SDRA Recognizes Blowin’ Smoke”

President Obama’s Budget Cuts Would Create More Funding for Georgia Students

By | April 01, 2009

An additional 8,722 students in Georgia would receive Pell Grants if excessive lender subsidies are cut, according to a new report released by the Campaign for America’s Future. Today’s report shows that this simple change would provide an average Pell Grant of $3,010 to about 181,580 students across the state. With the average cost of tuition at a public college … Continue reading “President Obama’s Budget Cuts Would Create More Funding for Georgia Students”

Super Bowl Star Nick Eason New Chairman of Mr. Black Teen

By | April 01, 2009

Approximately forty acts auditioned and more than 200 people from throughout the community showed-up to welcome Nick Eason, a 2009 Super Bowl champion, to Savannah. Number “94” defensive end for the Pittsburgh Steelers was in town to encourage participation in the 6th Annual Mr. Black Teen Savannah Scholarship Competition and to announce a “Super Bowl Talent Showcase” as a fundraiser … Continue reading “Super Bowl Star Nick Eason New Chairman of Mr. Black Teen”

Coastal Jazz Association Presents Tribute Duke Ellington

By | April 01, 2009

The Coastal Jazz Association presents a tribute to Duke Ellington on Sunday, April 19, 2009 which will feature special guest saxophonist, Mark Sterbank. This event will be celebrating the legacy left by one of America’s greatest musicians/composers for what would have been his 110th birthday (born April 29, 1899). Every year The Savannah Jazz Orchestra, under the co-leadership of Teddy … Continue reading “Coastal Jazz Association Presents Tribute Duke Ellington”

April is National Donate Life Month

By | April 01, 2009

April is designated National Donate Life Month. During this time LifeLink of Georgia, the local organ procurement organization, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and the transplant community honor and pay tribute to the generosity of organ donors and their families. In 2007 more than 28,000 lives were saved through heart, lung, liver, kidney, pancreas, and intestinal transplants. … Continue reading “April is National Donate Life Month”

Department of Labor to Offer Internship Positions

By | April 01, 2009

State Labor Commissioner Michael Thurmond announced the Georgia Department of Labor’s 2009 Summer Internship Program will offer internships for up to 80 students. The internship program is designed to provide students at universities, colleges and technical colleges with practical work experience, an opportunity to earn school credit, and a chance to make up to $1,400 this summer. “In the current … Continue reading “Department of Labor to Offer Internship Positions”

Fashion Show To Support Breast Cancer Research

By | April 01, 2009

In honor of Brest cancers survivors, Jamillah A. Nock a student at Armstrong Atlantic State University and founder of Gwendolyn D. Nock-Mumford Foundation will sponsor a fashion show on April 11, 2009 4:00 PM at the Con-Ed Center 714 MLK, Savannah, Georgia. The show’s models are local breast cancer survivors and Armstrong Atlantic State University Collaboration Models. The clothing to … Continue reading “Fashion Show To Support Breast Cancer Research”