9th Annual Leadership Conference – February 4-6

By | February 03, 2010

First African Baptist Church and Tremont Temple Baptist Church are extremely honored and excited about hosting the 9th Annual Leadership Conference this year, which will be facilitated by President Clarence Moore. This year First African will be the site of this worthwhile event. Rev. Moore, a native of Greenville, Mississippi, is the illustrious pastor of Good Shepherd Baptist Church in … Continue reading “9th Annual Leadership Conference – February 4-6”

Beach Institute Presents: Nothing Is As It Seems, Works by Malaika Favorite

By | February 03, 2010

On Sunday, February 7, 2010, the Beach Institute will open the first exhibit in the 2010 series, A New Vision for the Arts. Nothing Is As It Seems, is an exhibit of works by artist and writer, Malaika Favorite. The opening reception will take place at 3pm in the West Gallery of the Beach Institute with a gallery talk by … Continue reading “Beach Institute Presents: Nothing Is As It Seems, Works by Malaika Favorite”

Final Phase of Truman Parkway Construction to Begin

By | February 03, 2010

The Georgia Department of Transportation has awarded a $67.5 million contract for construction of the fifth and final phase of the Harry S. Truman Parkway. Work should begin this spring or summer on the extension from Whitefield Avenue to Abercorn Street with completion anticipated by 2014. Balfour Beatty Infrastructure, Inc., of Wilmington, NC, was awarded the contract, valued at $67,494,183, … Continue reading “Final Phase of Truman Parkway Construction to Begin”

Chatham County Deacons & Deaconess Donate to Area Organizations

By | February 03, 2010

The Chatham County Deacons and Deaconess Union, an organization of Christian men and women from various local churches has answered the call of area needs. The Deacons & Deaconess made a $1,000.00 donation to the American Red Cross Haiti Relief Fund to help meet the needs of recent earthquake victims. They also made a generous $1,000.00 donation to the Savannah … Continue reading “Chatham County Deacons & Deaconess Donate to Area Organizations”

Grant Receives Appointment to United States Air Force Academy

By | February 03, 2010

Joseph Grant, a member of Zion Baptist Church in Marietta, has received an appointment to the United States Air Force Academy as a member of the Class of 2014. He will be joining a select group of our nation’s finest young people as he takes this challenging and rewarding step toward becoming a professional Air Force officer. This appointment is … Continue reading “Grant Receives Appointment to United States Air Force Academy”

Greater Pentecostal to host Blood Drive

By | February 03, 2010

Greater Pentecostal Temple will hold a Blood Drive on Sunday February 7 from 1-5 p.m. 5905 South Okatie Hwy. Hardeeville, S.C. To schedule an appointment call 843-784-6988. Walk-ins ate welcome. Please bring a governmentissued ID to donate.

A New Savannah Business Concept

By | February 03, 2010

John Osborne, proprietor of Garden City Express, recently launched his new one-day trip to and from Atlanta, Ga. The one-day excursion is designed to provide a hassle free trip to Atlanta for quick and easy business meetings, shopping with friends, visits to enjoy family, or for whatever need a passenger desires. Southern Scene Heritage Tour Guide is one area business … Continue reading “A New Savannah Business Concept”

David Smart, Jr. Passes Away

By | February 03, 2010

David Edward Smart, Jr., “Junior” passed away peacefully in Loma Linda, California on January 21, 2010. He was born July 25, 1934 in Savannah. Georgia and was the son of the late David E. Smart, Sr. and Alberta Patrick Smart. David attended Florence Street School, Haven Home School and Beach High School in Savannah. He later moved to Los Angeles, … Continue reading “David Smart, Jr. Passes Away”

Savannah Philharmonic To Donate Proceeds to Benefit Local Charities

By | February 03, 2010

The Savannah Philharmonic Chorus & Orchestra will present four checks to local charities at a special presentation on February 4, 2010 at 12:30 p.m. Members of the media are encouraged to attend the check presentation at Savannah Philharmonic’s office located at 30 W. Broughton Street, Suite 205. The presentation will benefit four area charities by donating a portion of the … Continue reading “Savannah Philharmonic To Donate Proceeds to Benefit Local Charities”

Coleman Recognized for Years of Service By AFCA

By | February 03, 2010

Longtime Johnson High School teacher, coach and athletics director Roosevelt Stuart Coleman was recently recognized by the American Football Coaches Association (AFCA) for his many years of service to the sport. Coleman was among 43 current and former coaches to receive plaques for at least 35 years as members of the AFCA during their convention in Orlando, FL on January … Continue reading “Coleman Recognized for Years of Service By AFCA”