Youth Futures Authority Hosts Annual Community Summit

By | September 23, 2009

It is not too late to register for the Chatham-Savannah Youth Futures Authority Community Summit IX on September 24-25, 2009 in the Savannah Civic Center’s Ballroom. The Chatham-Savannah Youth Futures Authority hosts an Annual Community Summit that educates our citizens on social issues that relate to youth and families. During this two-day Summit, members of the community and key stakeholders … Continue reading “Youth Futures Authority Hosts Annual Community Summit”

Armstrong’s Dixon Awarded Scholarship

By | September 23, 2009

The Garden Club Council of Chatham County has awarded a scholarship to Tito Dixon, a sophomore majoring in theatre at Armstrong Atlantic State University (AASU) and a resident of Washington County, GA. During the last academic year, Dixon had parts in Copenhagen, Crazy For You, The Full Monty, Drama- Rama and Raisin in The Sun. The Garden Club Council of … Continue reading “Armstrong’s Dixon Awarded Scholarship”

Savannah State and Armstrong Partner for Annual Career Fair

By | September 23, 2009

The 24th Annual Coastal Georgia Universities Career Fair, sponsored by Savannah State University (SSU) and Armstrong Atlantic State University (AASU), will take place Wednesday, Oct. 7, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., at SSU’s Tiger Arena. The career fair is designed to give employers an effective and efficient means of recruiting qualified applicants from the two institutions. The career fair is … Continue reading “Savannah State and Armstrong Partner for Annual Career Fair”

Georgia Ports Authority Holds Annual State of the Port Address

By | September 23, 2009

On September 17, Georgia Ports Authority held its annual State of the Port Address. During the address, Doug Marchand, Executive Director, highlighted accomplishments of 2009 including that the Port of Savannah handled 2,404,965 TEUs, the second-highest container and tonnage volume in GPA’s history. Also in 2009, the Port of Savannah experienced a 10.7-percent growth in refrigerated cargo, which has increased … Continue reading “Georgia Ports Authority Holds Annual State of the Port Address”

Alpha Phi Alpha Members Perform Community Service

By | September 23, 2009

The Delta Eta Chapter of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc., sponsored a community service event on Friday, September 18, 2009 at the home of Lillian Holmes at 802 Carter St. Members of the fraternity gave her home an exterior make-over with coats of fresh paint. “This project is in line with our mission statement of providing service and advocacy for … Continue reading “Alpha Phi Alpha Members Perform Community Service”

Blasingame to Chair Georgia Economic’s Development Committee

By | September 23, 2009

At its annual conference in Savannah, the Georgia Economic Developers Association named Leah Blasingame chair of its Professional Development Committee. Leah is the Manager of Business & Industry for Macon Economic Development Commission. As chair of the Professional Development Committee, Leah will be responsible for marketing, reviewing and awarding scholarships to members for professional certification in economic development, as well … Continue reading “Blasingame to Chair Georgia Economic’s Development Committee”

Mo’Nique Becomes First Black Female to Host a Late Night Talk Show

By | September 23, 2009

Queen of Comedy Mo’Nique returns to BET this fall for her highly anticipated late night show debut, THE MO’NIQUE SHOW, on Monday, October 5. Carving out a well-deserved spot on the night show circuit, comedienne Mo’Nique takes the show host helm, granting BET viewers VIP access to the hottest party on television. From A-list celebrity guests to sizzling performances by … Continue reading “Mo’Nique Becomes First Black Female to Host a Late Night Talk Show”

Family and Friends Celebrate the Birthday of Dr. Jeffrey James

By | September 23, 2009

On Saturday, August 29, 2009, the Brothers of Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, Inc. along with with family and friends celebrated the 65th Birthday of Brother Dr. Jeffrey James at his lovely home on Oakview Drive in Sylvan Terrace. We congratulate Dr. James on this birthday and wish him many, many more!

Garden City’s Police Department Receives 2009 Re-Accreditation

By | September 23, 2009

The City of Garden City is pleased to announce the Garden City Police Department recently completed all requirements for its 2009 re-accreditation by the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies (CALEA). This accomplishment reaffirms the official endorsement and approval of high standards set by CALEA and held by a select few police departments in the state of Georgia. “Out … Continue reading “Garden City’s Police Department Receives 2009 Re-Accreditation”

St. Paul’s launches Fall First Sunday Lecture Series

By | September 23, 2009

On the first Sunday of the months of October, November and December at 4:00 p.m., the Episcopal Church of Saint Paul the Apostle at 34th & Abercorn will host a lecture series exploring the intersection of the spirit and the arts. The lectures are free and open to the public, and a reception will follow each lecture. On Sunday, October … Continue reading “St. Paul’s launches Fall First Sunday Lecture Series”