Save the Date! NAACP Annual Freedon Fund Awards Banquet

By | June 23, 2010

The Savannah Branch of the NAACP will celebrate the organization’s 101st Anniversary during the Freedom Fund Awards Banquet Saturday, October 23, 2010, 8:00 p.m. at the The Hyatt-Regency Savannah, 2 West Bay Street. This year’s theme is “One Nation, One Dream.” NAACP members interested in serving on the Citizens Committee for this year’s Annual Freedom Fund Awards Banquet may contact … Continue reading “Save the Date! NAACP Annual Freedon Fund Awards Banquet”

Micheal Elliott Resigns from Union Mission, Inc.

By | June 23, 2010

Jerry Rainey, Chairman of the board of directors for Union Mission, Inc., announced earlier today that Union Mission’s President and CEO Micheal Elliott has officially resigned from his position. Frances Carter, recently hired to become Union Mission’s Chief Operating Officer, will take over Elliott’s duties as Interim President and CEO of Union Mission, Inc. as of July 1, 2010. Carter … Continue reading “Micheal Elliott Resigns from Union Mission, Inc.”

Men Making A Difference Awards Recognition Dinner

By | June 23, 2010

My Brothaz HOME, Inc., (MBH) a local nonprofit community-based social services organization based in Savannah is set to honor and appreciate others in the community. However, for the last ten years, the organization has focused much of its efforts on helping others through the provision of HIV prevention education, community outreach education, social support services (food pantry, clothing closet and … Continue reading “Men Making A Difference Awards Recognition Dinner”

Book Release Party Held for “Secrets of the Woman in the Suit”

By | June 23, 2010

On Thursday, June 10, 2010, AWWIN, Inc (Assisting Working Women In Need) held a Book Release Party, at the Savannah Mall. Sarahlyn U. Argrow, Barbara Treadwell, Kathryn Martin, PhD, Lisa Scarbrough, Dr. Mikki Garcia, Brynn Grant, Marjorie Young, Paula Kreissler and Henrietta Williams revealed some of the secrets of their life success in the book called “Secrets of the Woman … Continue reading “Book Release Party Held for “Secrets of the Woman in the Suit””

Beach Institute Presents: Sunday in Savannah, Photographs by Dr. Ja A. Jahannes

By | June 23, 2010

On Sunday, June 27, 2010, at 3pm the Beach Institute will open Sunday in Savannah, an exhibit of photos by Dr. Ja A. Jahannes, curated by Clara Aguero, featuring African-American worship in Savannah. Thirty-two churches are included in the exhibition, which explores the history of worship practices, artifacts, architecture and edifices as ethnography, art, culture and anthropology. A regular Renaissance … Continue reading “Beach Institute Presents: Sunday in Savannah, Photographs by Dr. Ja A. Jahannes”

YFACE to Hold Graduation Dinner

By | June 23, 2010

Youth For A Cleaner Environment, Inc. (YFACE), Cordially invite you to attend our Graduation Dinner, Saturday, June 26, 2010 at 6:30 p.m. In the Mercer Auditorium (Hoskins Center) YFACE will be honoring ten (10) young people for their accomplishments and achievements. The speaker for this occasion is Georgia State Senator Lester Jackson. Come and share in this event as we … Continue reading “YFACE to Hold Graduation Dinner”

Savannah Wildcats Fall to the Wilmington Sea Dawgs

By | June 23, 2010

The Savannah Wildcats suffered a tough loss against the Wilmington Sea Dawgs, ending the game with a final score of 101 – 89. The Wildcats maintained the lead all throughout the first half, ending the half with a five point lead with a score of 48 – 53. Conversely the Sea Dawgs managed to come back in the third quarter … Continue reading “Savannah Wildcats Fall to the Wilmington Sea Dawgs”

Sports with Walter Moore

By | June 23, 2010

NCAA Releases Academic Reports The NCAA recently released their annual Academic Progress Rate (APR) Report for the 2008-09 academic year and Savannah State had five sports with a perfect score of 1,000. Sports earning high marks for academic progress were men’s cross country, men’s indoor track, men’s outdoor track, women’s basketball and softball. With the exception of volleyball (909), men’s … Continue reading “Sports with Walter Moore”