Make Exercise a Healthy Habit!

By | December 15, 2010

It is never too early or late to make exercise a healthy habit in your life! But it is important to be realistic about what exercise can and cannot do for you. Here are some of the great things that regular exercise can do for you: -Keep you trim, help you lose fat and preserve muscle -Improve sleep -Improve your … Continue reading “Make Exercise a Healthy Habit!”

Savannah Technical College Among Top 25 fastest-growing Two-Year Colleges

By | December 15, 2010

For the second time in recent history, Savannah Technical College has earned national attention for its explosive enrollment growth, ranking 22nd nationally among fastest growing two-year colleges serving between 5,000 – 9,999 students in a report recently released by Community College Week magazine. The report looked at full time enrollment comparing data from Fall 2008 to Fall 2009. Savannah Tech … Continue reading “Savannah Technical College Among Top 25 fastest-growing Two-Year Colleges”

A Christmas to Remember Dinner Play

By | December 15, 2010

The Agape Family Life Center, Inc. will present “A Christmas to Remember Dinner Play on December 17, 2010. The featured soloist will be Cole Train. The Agape Family Life Center is located at 5855 South Okatie Highway in Hardeeville, S.C. For more information please call (843) 784-6008, or toll free 1-866-7083686. This event is open to the public.

Georgia Theatre Company & Variety of Georgia Present Mobility Bike to Physically Challenged Child

By | December 15, 2010

Georgia Theatre Company and Variety of Georgia, the Children’s Charity, presented an early Christmas gift to seven year old Ebony Hernandez of Savannah at the grand opening of the theatre company’s new Pooler Stadium Cinemas 12. Ebony, who has cerebral palsy and lives with her parents Jessica and David, received a custom built adaptive bicycle at the opening ceremonies for … Continue reading “Georgia Theatre Company & Variety of Georgia Present Mobility Bike to Physically Challenged Child”

Emancipation Association to hold Annual Emancipation Day Celebration

By | December 15, 2010

The Emancipation Association will hold its 148th Celebration at 11:00 a.m. January 1, 2011 at First Bryan Baptist Church, 575 W. Bryan St. Rev Edward Ellis, Jr. is the Host Pastor. The speaker for the celebration will be Rev. Dr. Love Henry Whelchel, Professor for Church History at the Interdenominational Theological Center in Atlanta. Under the leadership of Pastor George … Continue reading “Emancipation Association to hold Annual Emancipation Day Celebration”

Savannah State, University of Phoenix Hold Commencement Exercises

By | December 15, 2010

On Saturday, Dec. 11, 2010, Savannah State University held its 177th commencement ceremony in Tiger Arena. About 170 students received undergraduate and graduate degrees. Frederick S. Humphries, Ph.D., president emeritus of Tennessee State University (TSU) and Florida A&M University (FAMU), served as the guest speaker. Among the graduates was Cherrelle Hagins who received a BA in Criminal Justice. On Sunday, … Continue reading “Savannah State, University of Phoenix Hold Commencement Exercises”

Volunteers Sought, New Location Added, for Tax Prep Program

By | December 15, 2010

The City of Savannah is sponsoring a third free incometax preparation site in January to help citizens with incomes below $52,000 this tax filing season. The City’s Department of Economic Development, in partnership with the nonprofit Neighborhood Improvement Association, is opening a Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) site at the Windsor Forest Community Center to serve residents on Savannah’s southside. … Continue reading “Volunteers Sought, New Location Added, for Tax Prep Program”

Delta Academy Young Ladies Kick off Another Great Year

By | December 15, 2010

Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.-Savannah Alumnae Chapter Dr. Betty Shabazz Delta Academy ended last year with a bang and has kicked off another exciting year. The Dr. Betty Shabazz Delta Academy is an educationally focused program of the sorority. With the idea of “Catching the Dreams of Tomorrow, Preparing Young Women for the 21st Century,” the Delta Academy was created … Continue reading “Delta Academy Young Ladies Kick off Another Great Year”

Major Sponsors Make the Marquee for 2011 Georgia History Festival

By | December 15, 2010

The sponsors are in! Georgia Historical Society (GHS) has tallied the list of major sponsors for the 2011 Georgia History Festival (formerly Georgia Days). Those donors contributing at the $25,000 to $50,000 levels include: The Coca-Cola Company, Enmark, Jepson Associates, Southern LNG, Delta Airlines, Inc., Savannah Morning News, Georgia Power, and SunTrust. “We are fortunate to have such an overwhelming … Continue reading “Major Sponsors Make the Marquee for 2011 Georgia History Festival”

Savannah Arts Academy Receives 2011 Georgia Scholastic Art Awards

By | December 15, 2010

The Visual Arts Department of Savannah Arts Academy is proud to announce results of the 2010 Georgia Scholastic Art Awards. Savannah Arts Academy students received 118 awards including 36 Gold keys, 50 Silver keys, and 32 Honorable mentions. In the individual category 21 students received Gold keys. Four students, Danielle Bostic, Courtney Curtsinger, Sharon Duke, and Shauna Fannin received Gold … Continue reading “Savannah Arts Academy Receives 2011 Georgia Scholastic Art Awards”