Sojurner Truth Bust Displayed at Capitol Building

By | May 13, 2009

On April 28, 2009 American history was made. The National Congress of Black Women, Inc. (NCBW) introduced Sojourner Truth as the first African American woman to have a memorial bust in the United States Capitol building amidst hundreds of guests. After nearly a ten year effort spearheaded by the late Dr. C. Delores Tucker, former chair of NCBW, the memorial … Continue reading “Sojurner Truth Bust Displayed at Capitol Building”

Top Ladies of Distinction to Sponsor Seminar

By | May 13, 2009

The Savannah Chapter of the The Top Ladies of Distinction, Incorporated, and the Top Teens of America, invite all churches, fraternal organizations, senior citizen groups and non-profit organizations to participate in a financial and wellness seminar geared toward senior citizens and teens on Saturday, May 16, 2009. The seminar will be held at the EOA Annex Building, on May Street … Continue reading “Top Ladies of Distinction to Sponsor Seminar”

Glenn Named Student of the Month

By | May 13, 2009

The Superintendent’s Student of the Month is Patrick Glenn, Jr., an eighth grader at Coastal Middle School. Patrick was selected because he is a highly motivated and ambitious leader in both his school and community. Patrick has been a high achiever throughout his middle school career. He has maintained Principal’s Honor Roll each nine weeks period this current school year … Continue reading “Glenn Named Student of the Month”

CMBC Super Saturday

By | May 13, 2009

The Calvary Missionary Baptist Church invites the community to come bring the Entire Family for a Great Day of Fellowship, Food, Fun and Activities for all ages. The church will hold its famous CMBC Salad Fest. on Saturday, May 30, 2009, at 10 a.m. There will be a special appearance by The Community of Christ Marching Saints Step Team from … Continue reading “CMBC Super Saturday”

Beating the Odds All Together (B.O.A.T) to hold Annual Awareness Day

By | May 13, 2009

B.O.A.T is proud to announce our second annual Awareness Day event. Awareness Day is an end-of-the-year activity to show students and staff appreciation and share information about community resources and programs, employment opportunities and skills. We want to keep our students involved in positive activities throughout the summer months and provide them with information and community resources that are available … Continue reading “Beating the Odds All Together (B.O.A.T) to hold Annual Awareness Day”

Auditions for ‘The Wiz’

By | May 13, 2009

The City of Savannah’s Cultural Arts Theatre will be holding auditions for its summer production of “The Wiz,” May 18 and 19 at 6 p.m. in the Black Box at S.P.A.C.E., 9 W. Henry St. This new musical version of the classic ‘Wizard of Oz’ by L. Frank Baum, features a script by William F. Brown and music and lyrics … Continue reading “Auditions for ‘The Wiz’”

Sales and Marketing Council holds Awards Banquet

By | May 13, 2009

The Sales & Marketing Council of Greater Savannah announced the 2008 Summit Awards at their annual banquet on April 28, 2009 at the Armstrong Center. Awards were presented in several different categories to recognize outstanding achievements in new homes sales and marketing. Over 150 were in attendance at the banquet. The Sales and Marketing Council of Greater Savannah is a … Continue reading “Sales and Marketing Council holds Awards Banquet”

County Awarded Federal Funds

By | May 13, 2009

Chatham County has been chosen to receive $80,243.00 to supplement emergency food and shelter programs in the county. These funds have been made available through the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (ARRA). The selection was made by a National Board that is chaired by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency and consists of representatives … Continue reading “County Awarded Federal Funds”

Reid Brought Savannah Stimulus News It Could Use

By | May 13, 2009

Economic and Human Resource Developer Joseph R. Reid, CEO, Reid International, Inc. of Atlanta, delivered a comprehensive update on the status of President Barack Obama’s American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, commonly known as the Stimulus Package. Reid was the keynote speaker on the occasion of the 3rd Annual Community Appreciation Reception and Luncheon of the Hungry Club Forum of Savannah, … Continue reading “Reid Brought Savannah Stimulus News It Could Use”

May 19 Global Day of Action Set for Troy Anthony Davis

By | May 13, 2009

A national and international coalition of death penalty abolition and human rights organizations has scheduled May 19, 2009 as an international Global Day of Action designed to help prevent the execution of Troy Anthony Davis. Davis is an African American from Savannah, Georgia who was convicted in 1991 for the murder of white policeman Mark McPhail. Davis’ attorneys are appealing … Continue reading “May 19 Global Day of Action Set for Troy Anthony Davis”