Local Educators Travel to Czech Republic

By | June 10, 2009

Armstrong Atlantic State University (AASU) faculty and Savannah- Chatham County Public Schools teachers embarked on a four-week trip to the Czech Republic and Hungary on June 5 as part of a cultural immersion seminar funded in part by a Fulbright-Hays grant from the U.S. Department of Education’s division of International Education Programs Service. The 15 educators participating in the seminar … Continue reading “Local Educators Travel to Czech Republic”

Habersham Branch of the YMCA of Coastal Georgia Named Center of Distinction

By | June 10, 2009

The Habersham branch of the YMCA of Coastal Georgia in Savannah has been named a Center of Distinction by Bright from the Start: Georgia Department of Early Care and Learning (Bright from the Start). The Center of Distinction certificate is awarded to child care centers that meet a high standard of quality child care for children birth to five years … Continue reading “Habersham Branch of the YMCA of Coastal Georgia Named Center of Distinction”

Chief Justice and Governor Reach Comprise

By | June 10, 2009

Chief Justice Leah Ward Sears and Gov. Sonny Perdue have reached a compromise on his demand to reduce the judicial branch’s budget by 25 percent. The Governor has agreed to withdraw his demand, while the Chief Justice and the state’s judges have agreed to withhold 25 percent from their June budget allotment by deferring some current obligations and expenses until … Continue reading “Chief Justice and Governor Reach Comprise”

Savannah Airport Commission Receives Financial Reporting Award

By | June 10, 2009

The Savannah Airport Commission has been awarded a Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting by the Government Finance Officers Association for its Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR). The certificate of Achievement is the highest form of recognition in the area of governmental accounting and financial reporting, and its attainment represents a significant accomplishment by the Airport Commission’s Finance … Continue reading “Savannah Airport Commission Receives Financial Reporting Award”

Tompkins Class of 1962 to hold Summer Bash

By | June 10, 2009

The Tompkins Class of 1962 will be having a Summer Bash June 26-28. A meet and greet will be held Friday June 26 at the home of Mr. and Mrs. James Palmer from 6pm until 10pm, 819 B 7th St., Rincon Ga. On Saturday, June 27, a picnic will be held at Skidaway Island State Park from 11am-4pm. On Sunday, … Continue reading “Tompkins Class of 1962 to hold Summer Bash”

Sports with Walter Moore

By | June 10, 2009

Curtis Named AD At Shaw Jacques Curtis has been named athletics director at Division II Shaw University.Curtis, a graduate of Benedictine and Savannah State, succeeds Alfonza Carter who was reassigned to another position at Shaw. During his tenure as head women’s basketball coach at Shaw, Curtis’ teams accumulated a 194-82 record and won four consecutive CIAA titles (2003 to 2006), … Continue reading “Sports with Walter Moore”