St. James’ A.L. Washington Gospel Chorus to Celebrate 39 th Anniversary

By | January 13, 2010

The A.L. Washington Gospel Chorus of St. James A. M E Church, 632 East Broad Street, extend an invitation to you to come share with them in singing praises and magnifying the name of Jesus, as they celebrate their 39th Singing Anniversary, on Saturday, January 23, 2010, 4:00 p.m. The Gospel Chorus has been singing for Jesus a long time … Continue reading “St. James’ A.L. Washington Gospel Chorus to Celebrate 39 th Anniversary”

New Leadership at the Savannah Economic Development Authority

By | January 13, 2010

At the Savannah Economic Development Authority (SEDA) Board of Directors annual meeting, Brian R. Foster, in his last act as Chairman, passed the gavel to Thomas C. Hester, Division President of The Coastal Bank, as incoming Chairman. Under Foster’s leadership from January 2008 to January 2010, the Authority helped to create approximately 1,200 jobs and attract $375 million in investment. … Continue reading “New Leadership at the Savannah Economic Development Authority”

Grainger Honda to Sponsor Pet Adoption

By | January 13, 2010

Grainger Honda is sponsoring a Pet Adoption with the Humane Society of Savannah/Chatham County on Saturday, January 16, 2010 from 1pm until 3pm. We are asking folks to come out, adopt a pet or make a donation either monetary or something much needed from the Humane Society Wish list that includes such items as food, toys, food bowls, leashes/collars, blankets, … Continue reading “Grainger Honda to Sponsor Pet Adoption”

All Walks of Life to Present Hip Hop-Themed Adaptation of Romeo and Juliet

By | January 13, 2010

AWOL’s theater program, known as Act Up, will celebrate its fifth year with its annual production, titled Choices: The Romeo and Juliet Story. The show will be presented February 4-6, 2010 at the Lucas Theater. There will be one daytime show – on Feb. 4 at 10am – presented to students of schools from around the region, and two nighttime … Continue reading “All Walks of Life to Present Hip Hop-Themed Adaptation of Romeo and Juliet”

She’s Back: The Author Behind the Pen, Dorothy R. Roberts-Futch

By | January 13, 2010

Educating and guiding children are tasks that simply cannot be neglected as they are the future. A series of touching stories await young readers in All About Life: A Collection of Children Stories, the new children’s book authored by Dorothy R. Roberts-Futch and released by Xlibris. Filled with drama and lively il1ustrations, All About Life: A Collection of Children Stories … Continue reading “She’s Back: The Author Behind the Pen, Dorothy R. Roberts-Futch”

Liberty County Announces Events to Celebrate the Life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

By | January 13, 2010

Liberty County is among the many areas that will celebrate the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. with a week long celebration of events. The Liberty County Martin Luther King Jr. Observance Day Association’s theme for this year is “Back to the Basics…Doing the Right Things” . 2010 Schedule of Events include: Friday – January 15 -A … Continue reading “Liberty County Announces Events to Celebrate the Life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.”

Johnson Controls Donates $100,000 to Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial

By | January 13, 2010

Washington, D.C.- Milwaukee-based Johnson Controls made a $100,000 contribution to the Washington, DC Martin Luther King, Jr. National Memorial Project Foundation, Inc. Charles A. Harvey, the company’s Vice President, Diversity and Public Affairs, announced the donation during a check presentation ceremony at the Travis Point Country Club in Ann Arbor, MI. ”On behalf of Johnson Controls’ 130,000 employees in 1,300 … Continue reading “Johnson Controls Donates $100,000 to Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial”

EOA will Mobilize Area Residents to Volunteer on King Holiday

By | January 13, 2010

More than 70 volunteers are expected to turn out on the Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday in Savannah on Monday, January 18, 2010 from 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. to make the annual Day of Service a day ON, not a day OFF by volunteering to paint and renovate the homes of elderly residents according to John H. Finney, Executive … Continue reading “EOA will Mobilize Area Residents to Volunteer on King Holiday”

“Beauty and Styles that Helped Shape Our History”

By | January 13, 2010

City of Savannah, Recreation Services will present “Beauty and Styles That Helped Shape Our History” Tuesday, February 2, 2010 at 6 p.m. in the Johnny Mercer Theater, Savannah Civic Center. Come and be wowed as our entertainers’ present songs, dance and much more. You will enjoy a parade of clothing fashions across the stage representing the styles of the early … Continue reading ““Beauty and Styles that Helped Shape Our History””

Census Tour Comes to Savannah

By | January 13, 2010

On Thursday, January 7, 2010, the Census Tour bus made a stop in Savannah at the West Broad St. YMCA, and First African Baptist Church. At the Y, hundreds of Savannah’s kids gathered to learn about the 2010 census. At both locations, there were interactive computer screens, special speakers, and information to take home. There was a magic show, dance … Continue reading “Census Tour Comes to Savannah”