Sol C. Johnson to host Mega Fest

By | May 05, 2010

Sol C. Johnson is hosting their sixth annual Mega Fest! Sol C. Johnson is holding this festive event on Thursday May 13, 2010 from 5:30-7:30 pm in the Johnson High Commons Area. Mega Fest is an event to inform our Johnson newcomers and parents as well as staff and the community about what to expect during the 2010-2011 school year. … Continue reading “Sol C. Johnson to host Mega Fest”

Pool Renovation Fundraiser for West Broad Street YMCA

By | May 05, 2010

As a part of the Pool Renovation Fund, On May 6, The 100 Black Men of Savannah will hold a barbeque lunch sale to benefit the West Broad YMCA Pool Fund. You can eat your lunch at the Y, or or take it to go! On the menu includes Smoked Ribs, Chicken, Pulled Pork, Cole Slaw, Baked Beans, Bread for … Continue reading “Pool Renovation Fundraiser for West Broad Street YMCA”

Silver Cheetah Track & Field Club to host Community Event

By | May 05, 2010

In support of the Mayor’s Healthy Savannah 2012 Initiative, the Silver Cheetahs will host the Annual County-Wide Youth Invitational Track & Field Meet for youth and young adults ages 4 to 18 on Saturday, May 22, 2010, 8:00 to 4:30 pm Location: T.A. Wright Stadium, Savannah State University. Join the Savannah- Chatham Silver Cheetahs for a day of fun and … Continue reading “Silver Cheetah Track & Field Club to host Community Event”

Kelly Joins Sidney A. Jones and Campbell Funeral Services

By | May 05, 2010

LaToya Michelle Kelly has joined the staff of Sidney A. Jones & Campbell Funeral Services. She is a licensed Funeral Director and Embalmer in the State of Georgia. She is an alumna of Gupton Jones College of Funeral Services (Associate of Applied Science- Mortuary Science), Savannah State University (Bachelor of Business Administration- Accounting), and the University of Phoenix (Master of … Continue reading “Kelly Joins Sidney A. Jones and Campbell Funeral Services”

Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Kicks Off Annual May Week Celebration

By | May 05, 2010

Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. – Savannah Alumnae Chapter kicked-off its annual May Week Celebration on Saturday, May 1, 2010 – 11:00A.M. at the Jepson Center for the Arts. May Week is an annual event which focuses on education and youth in the community. This year’s theme is “A Celebration: Uplifting Our Youth.” The event was the culmination the sorority’s … Continue reading “Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Kicks Off Annual May Week Celebration”

Chatham County Receives County of Excellence Award

By | May 05, 2010

The Association of County Commissioners of Georgia (ACCG) presented the Chatham County Commission with the 2010 County of Excellence Award for their vision in creating and support of the Chatham County Safety Net Planning Council. The Safety Net Planning Council was formed in 2004 as a way to standardize the collection of medical records, patient treatment and issuance of prescription … Continue reading “Chatham County Receives County of Excellence Award”

Green Receives Black Engineer of the Year Award

By | May 05, 2010

As we approach Mother’s Day it is imperative that we recognize and salute our mothers. This particular mother, however, is a mother of 4. The most remarkable part though, is that 3 of her four children were born while she was struggling to complete her education. Most teen mothers never get a chance to complete their education, let alone continue … Continue reading “Green Receives Black Engineer of the Year Award”

Gordon to host Job and Contractors Fair

By | May 05, 2010

State Representative J. Craig Gordon (D- Savannah) will host a Job and Contractors Fair at the May Street YMCA on Wednesday, May 19, 2010 at 9:00 AM. This event is a free opportunity for employers to find job seekers, businesses to learn about contractual opportunities in Chatham County, and for job seekers to learn about potential employment opportunities. Companies interested … Continue reading “Gordon to host Job and Contractors Fair”

Wilkerson Presents Paintings and Watercolors at Gallery S.P.A.C.E.

By | May 05, 2010

Savannah artist Napoleon Wilkerson will present an exhibition of paintings and watercolors at Gallery S.P.A.C.E. May 7 – 28. An opening reception will be held May 7 from 5 – 7 p.m. In conjunction with the exhibition, Wilkerson will present a Portrait Watercolor Workshop for youth ages 12 – 18 at Studio S.P.A.C.E. on Saturday, May 15, 10 a.m. to … Continue reading “Wilkerson Presents Paintings and Watercolors at Gallery S.P.A.C.E.”

Local Veterans Lead the Fight

By | May 05, 2010

Local disabled veterans lead a multi-state delegation to Congress on 21 April to fight for a VA benefit designed for “the most severely disabled veterans” that has become VA’s best kept secret, the Independent Living Program. Disabled veterans Kraig Gates (Savannah), Bruce McCartney (Midway), and Donald Singleton (Richmond Hill) coordinated the meetings held with Congressman John Barrow (Ga) , Congressman … Continue reading “Local Veterans Lead the Fight”