Savannah State University Celebrates the Legacy of Dr. Prince Jackson, Jr.

By | September 29, 2010

University and community leaders who say they are standing on the shoulders of the late Dr. Prince A. Jackson remembered the retired educator and civil rights activist Monday night as a legend who shaped them. During the memorial service at the Savannah State University Ballroom it was clear that Jackson, who passed last week at the age of 85, had … Continue reading “Savannah State University Celebrates the Legacy of Dr. Prince Jackson, Jr.”

Hungry Club Forum Spotlights Our Coastal Heritage

By | September 29, 2010

The Hungry Club Forum of Savannah, Inc. (HCFS) will host the 4th Annual Heritage Dinner and Coastal Showcase of Savannah and the Low Country, on Friday October 8, 2010, with a receptiondinner beginning at 6:30PM, at the Carey Hilliards Banquet Center, located at 11111 Abercorn Street. Attorney Janice Mathis, Atlanta Bureau Chief of the Citizenship Education Fund which operates The … Continue reading “Hungry Club Forum Spotlights Our Coastal Heritage”

SCMPD Already Ahead of Strategic Plan Goals

By | September 29, 2010

Just four months into their 2010-2014 Strategic Plan, Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police already are closing in on their objectives. Among the objectives of the plan that is being shared with the public this week are to exceed the national clearance rates of 64% for homicides, 41 Percent for rape, 27 for robbery, 55 for aggravated assault, 13 for burglary and 12 … Continue reading “SCMPD Already Ahead of Strategic Plan Goals”

SCAD Announces 2010 Savannah Film Festival Competition Films and Jurors

By | September 29, 2010

The Savannah College of Art and Design has announced the competition film lineup and jurors for its 13th annual Savannah Film Festival, scheduled for Oct. 30-Nov. 6 in historic downtown Savannah. Competitions will be held in the categories of narrative features, documentary features, professional shorts, animated shorts and student entries. This year’s films in competition come from almost a dozen … Continue reading “SCAD Announces 2010 Savannah Film Festival Competition Films and Jurors”

Class of ’64 and Friends “Rolling For Irabell”

By | September 29, 2010

The Sophronia M. Tompkins High School Class of 1964 and Friends will be “ROLLING FOR IRABELL” on Saturday, October 16, 2010 at the AMF Savannah Lanes 115 Tibet Avenue. Pre registered bowlers or “rollers” will begin sign in at 11:00 AM. “ROLLING FOR IRABELL” is bowl a thon to raise funds for Irabell M. Dillon, a kidney transplant candidate and … Continue reading “Class of ’64 and Friends “Rolling For Irabell””

Savannah State Launches ‘SSUMobile’ Application for iPhone

By | September 29, 2010

Savannah State University students, alumni and all Tiger fans can now get university information with a touch of a finger through the recently launched “SSUMobile” iPhone application now available at the Apple iTunes store. The SSUMobile app includes several features, such as: an “Athletics” module, where fans can get the latest headlines about SSU sports and schedules of sporting events; … Continue reading “Savannah State Launches ‘SSUMobile’ Application for iPhone”

United Way Hands On Savannah Celebrates Days of Service

By | September 29, 2010

United Way Hands On Savannah (HOS) celebrates Days of Service continuing through October 2nd by offering a host of service projects to address local needs as well as meet the desired interest of volunteers. Projects will include environmental clean ups, building bike paths, brown bag and landscaping projects and more. The service projects coincide with Hands On Network week of … Continue reading “United Way Hands On Savannah Celebrates Days of Service”

Step Up to hold Annual Meeting and Breakfast

By | September 29, 2010

Remember the home budgeting rule that no more than 30% of your household income should be spent on rent or mortgage? Join Step Up Savannah at our annual meeting on October 14 to learn about how one South Carolina community addresses its affordable housing crisis. Michelle Mapp of the Lowcountry Housing Fund will be featured speaker at our annual meeting … Continue reading “Step Up to hold Annual Meeting and Breakfast”

United House of Prayer Holds Grace American Peace Parade

By | September 29, 2010

On Sunday, September 26, The United House of Prayer for All People held its Annual Grace American Peace Parade. The parade welcomes marching bands and groups from throughout the United States to perform during the event. The parade is a part of the culminating activities of the 84th Annual Holy Convocation inSavannah,Ga. E v e n t s throughout the … Continue reading “United House of Prayer Holds Grace American Peace Parade”

Airport Revenue News Announces 2010 Director of the Year

By | September 29, 2010

Airport Revenue News (ARN) has announced the winner of its prestigious Director of the Year award for 2010. Patrick Graham, Executive Director for Savannah/Hilton International, has won in the small airports category. ARN solicited for candidates by asking members of the airport industry to nominate their favorite directors. The candidates had to excel in the categories of leadership, innovation, revenue … Continue reading “Airport Revenue News Announces 2010 Director of the Year”