Beulah Baptist Usher Board to Celebrate Anniversary

By | July 30, 2009

The Usher Board of the Beulah Baptist Church, 619 E. Anderson Street cordially invites the community to worship with us as we celebrate our 71st Anniversary on August 9, 2009 at 5 p.m. We want every one to know that we usher you with love. We look forward to you coming and worshipping with us as we commemorate this momentous … Continue reading “Beulah Baptist Usher Board to Celebrate Anniversary”

Prince Hall Masonic Building Association to hold Annual Gala

By | July 30, 2009

The Prince Hall Masonic Building Association of Savannah hereby announces our annual fundraising Gala to be held 7:00PM on Saturday, August 1, 2009 at the Savannah Riverfront Marriott. The speaker for the event will be State Senator Lester Jackson. Tickets for the event are $65.00. For tickets or more information contact 912-596-5491. A Masonic Building Association is simply a union … Continue reading “Prince Hall Masonic Building Association to hold Annual Gala”

BRAVO Music Camp: A Fanfare of Experiences

By | July 30, 2009

After two weeks of musical nurturing, BRAVO Music Camp’s culminating program was Friday, July 17, 2009, at Alfred E. Beach High School. To the waiting and anxious crowd, the Little Mozarts, 5 thru 8 years, the chorus, the band, strings, and piano performers, demonstrated improved musical skills. The campers had been engaged in classes under the following consultants: Mr. Felix … Continue reading “BRAVO Music Camp: A Fanfare of Experiences”

SCAD Museum of Art presents “Virginia Kiah from Art School to Educator: 30 Years of Portraits”

By | July 30, 2009

The SCAD Museum of Art presents the exhibition “Virginia Kiah from Art School to Art Educator: 30 Years of Portraits,” July 27- Aug. 30 at the SCAD Museum of Art, 227 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., Savannah, Ga. The reception and exhibition are free and open to the public. Notable artist and former Savannah College of Art and Design Board … Continue reading “SCAD Museum of Art presents “Virginia Kiah from Art School to Educator: 30 Years of Portraits””

Hungry Club Forum to Hear Covenants on Our Rural Roots and Claiming Democracy

By | July 30, 2009

On Saturday August 1, 2009, at 9:30 AM, The Hungry Club Forum of Savannah, Inc. (HCFS) will hear the preliminary reports of two more of the community wide study groups involved in an examination of Tavis Smiley’s The Covenant With Black America. The presentations will be the featured offering of the HCFS’ monthly breakfast Roundtable and Open Forum, held in … Continue reading “Hungry Club Forum to Hear Covenants on Our Rural Roots and Claiming Democracy”

The Bohemian Hotel Savannah Riverfront Opens

By | July 30, 2009

The Bohemian Hotel Savannah Riverfront, the latest luxury boutique hotel by The Kessler Collection in Orlando, Fla., officially opened in Savannah, Ga. on Friday, July 24, but a ceremonial ribbon-cutting was held on Tuesday, July 28. This exquisite new property, which is the first new hotel overlooking the Savannah River to open its doors in 17 years, complements The Kessler … Continue reading “The Bohemian Hotel Savannah Riverfront Opens”

Thurmond Appointed Pastor of St. Paul C.M.E

By | July 30, 2009

On Friday, July 17th in Macon, Georgia during the Regional Annual Conference of the Central Georgia Region of the Sixth Episcopal District, Bishop Othal H. Lakey, presiding prelate appointed Rev. Da’Henri R. Thurmond, Sr. to pastor St. Paul Christian Methodist Episcopal Church. Thurmond, a native of Augusta Ga., is the third of four children born to Mrs. Maxine Thurmond and … Continue reading “Thurmond Appointed Pastor of St. Paul C.M.E”

ABWA Victory Chapter Completes Transition of Power

By | July 30, 2009

The American Business Women’s Association, Victory Chapter, completed its transition of power recentlywith Carolyn Guilford, (l) passing the gavel to incoming president Letha Moore as Vice- President Cledith Ling and Secretary Elizabeth Allen look on. August 1st will begin the 2009-2010 term of office. The Mission of ABWA Victory Chapter is to bring together businesswomen of diverse occupations and to … Continue reading “ABWA Victory Chapter Completes Transition of Power”

Barton Malow Reaches Out to Savannah’s Minority Construction Community

By | July 30, 2009

Barton Malow Company and the City of Savannah’s Department of Economic Development Minority and Women-Owned Business Enterprise (M/WBE) Program provided a free OSHA 10-Hour Safety Class on June 24. Nearly 30 M/WBE firms were in attendance. Sessions focused on federal safety guidelines for trenching and excavation, electrical, mechanical, scaffolds and fall protection on construction sites. Brian Swinks, Barton Malow safety … Continue reading “Barton Malow Reaches Out to Savannah’s Minority Construction Community”

McGraw Retires from SSU

By | July 30, 2009

Laura G. McGraw, executive secretary to the president at Savannah State University, was honored for her 41 years of service during a retirement reception held on July 15, 2009, in the King-Frazier Student Center ballroom. The program included memorable McGraw moments shared by nowretired colleagues: Dr. Charles J. Elmore, Dr. Annette K. Brock, Mrs. Shirley B. James and Dr. Clyde … Continue reading “McGraw Retires from SSU”