Spitfire Poetry Group Presents The 6th Annual Spoken Word Festival

By | April 21, 2010

In honor of National Poetry Month (April), Spitfire Poetry Group presents the 6th Annual Savannah Spoken Word Festival, April 30-May 2nd. The event is different from other poetry festivals, because it puts an emphasis on spoken word instead of traditional text work. The Savannah Spoken Word Festival looks to offer a fresh look at one of the cities best kept … Continue reading “Spitfire Poetry Group Presents The 6th Annual Spoken Word Festival”

Cummings Among Beach Hall of Fame Inductees

By | April 21, 2010

Robert Cummings, Beach High’s first football player to be named All-City on the Savannah News & Press 3-AAA All-City team will lead Beach’s Athletic Hall of Fame Association. The 24th Annual banquet will be held Saturday, April 24th at the Economic Opportunity Authority’s new banquet room located at 1120 May Steet. Starting time is 6:00 pm and tickets are $25.00 … Continue reading “Cummings Among Beach Hall of Fame Inductees”

Are You Ready For The Good Life?

By | April 21, 2010

Creating a lifestyle of health begins with making choices that will allow your body to perform optimally, avoid disease and live as healthy as possible with abundant energy and improved physical appearance. Brush twice a day – Poor dental health is a direct link to heart disease. Brushing and flossing regularly helps prevent the accumulation of bacteria that breakdown the … Continue reading “Are You Ready For The Good Life?”

Better Choices-When We Know Better We Do Better

By | April 21, 2010

Whether you or someone you know is hampered by anger, resentment sadness and grief BETTER CHOICES can be your guide to releasing these negative influences and capturing the positive energy and health required to allow the fulfillment you have been denied. Dr Faye Hargrove, author of Better Choices will present a seminar on May 13, 2010 at Armstrong Center, Rm … Continue reading “Better Choices-When We Know Better We Do Better”

LaTashia Stroman is Omega Psi Phi Mardi Gras Queen

By | April 21, 2010

On Friday, April 16, the Mu Phi Chapter of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc,. held its Annual Mardi Gras celebration at the Savannah Civic Center. During the event, the organization presented the three young ladies vying for the Mardi Gras Queen title. This year’s contestants were Whitney Cheek, Dr. Michel Mitchell, and LaTashia Stroman. Of course, only one could walk … Continue reading “LaTashia Stroman is Omega Psi Phi Mardi Gras Queen”

Dr. Dorothy Height Succumbs at 98

By | April 21, 2010

Legendary civil rights leader Dorothy Height, a longtime activist and President of the National Council of Negro Women, has died. Height passed away early Tuesday morning in a Washington hospital after first being admitted nearly three weeks ago. “Michelle and I were deeply saddened to hear about the passing of Dorothy Height – the godmother of the Civil Rights Movement … Continue reading “Dr. Dorothy Height Succumbs at 98”

History Made at University of Notre Dame

By | April 21, 2010

History is being made at the University of Notre Dame this spring. In the 161 years the University of Notre Dame has been awarding degrees, never had there been an African- American as valedictorian. Until this year. Katie Washington, a biological sciences major from Gary, Ind., has been named valedictorian of the 2010 University of Notre Dame graduating class and … Continue reading “History Made at University of Notre Dame”

Coastal Jazz Association to hold Annual Tribute to Duke Ellington

By | April 21, 2010

The Coastal Jazz Association of Savannah will present its Annual Tribute to Duke Ellington on Sunday, April 25th at 5:00 p.m. in the Armstrong Atlantic State University “Fine Arts Auditorium.” . This event will be celebrating the legacy left by one of America’s greatest musicians/composers for what would have been his 111th birthday (born April 29, 1899). This will be … Continue reading “Coastal Jazz Association to hold Annual Tribute to Duke Ellington”

Savannah High Class of 1985

By | April 21, 2010

The Savannah High School Class of 1985 reunion committee is excited to announce that our 25-year class reunion will take place in Atlanta! We have planned a weekend of intoxicating fun July 30 – August 2, 2010. Come relax, reunite and reconnect with friends old and new. Please contact Antoinelle (Toni) Chisholm (tigress1927@bellsouth.net or Tracy James (bossladytlj@ aol.com) for more … Continue reading “Savannah High Class of 1985”

Pancreatic Cancer Action Network Meeting

By | April 21, 2010

6 p.m., Tuesday, April 27, Panera Bread Company restaurant off of White Bluff and Abercorn, Savannah, Ga. The Pancreatic Cancer Action Network is a group of individuals with a strong desire to help raise awareness about pancreatic cancer. The group also provides support for families coping with this illness. For more information, please call Jennifer Currin-McCulloch at 912- 350-7845.