Purcell Wins First Place in School Science Fair

By | March 30, 2011

Jordan Purcell, an eleven year old fifth grader at Pooler Elementary School, won the first place ribbon in this year’s fifth grade school science fair for his experiment titled, “Powerful Produce.” Jordan states that his interest in electricity stemmed from learning about it this year from his Science teacher, Mr. Proto. “Mr. Proto is a very good teacher. He really … Continue reading “Purcell Wins First Place in School Science Fair”

Community Supports BRAVO

By | March 30, 2011

“BRAVO in the Lights” was the theme of the Annual Fundraiser for BRAVO Music Company, Inc., the nonprofit organization that sponsors this year’s 13th Annual Music Camp for aspiring musicians, ages, 5 to 18. The fundraiser luncheon was held Saturday, March 26, 2011, at the Marriott Savannah Riverfront. This event showcased students of BRAVO and alumni of BRAVO. The performers … Continue reading “Community Supports BRAVO”

Dr. Martin Luther King Observance Day Association, Inc. Presents 2011 Memorial Scholarship Awards

By | March 30, 2011

The Dr. Martin Luther King Observance Day Association, Inc. will hold the 2011 Memorial Scholarship Awards on Monday, April 4, 2011 6:30 p.m. at the Second African Baptist Church, 123 Houston Street, Rev. C. MeGill Brown, Pastor. The 2011 scholarship recipients will be announced to the public. The 2011 theme is: “Dream With A Vision, Live With A Purpose”-Riche’ Williams … Continue reading “Dr. Martin Luther King Observance Day Association, Inc. Presents 2011 Memorial Scholarship Awards”

DeRenne Middle School Holds Annual School Wide Career Day

By | March 30, 2011

DeRenne Middle, in conjunction with the Skidaway Island Rotary Club presented the annual school-wide Career Day on March 22. DeRenne Middle School, in conjunction with the Skidaway Island Rotary Club, held their annual Career Fair on Tuesday, March 22, 2011. Middle School students are exploring their career options and need first-hand information and encouragement! Representatives from each of the following … Continue reading “DeRenne Middle School Holds Annual School Wide Career Day”

The Triple Nickles: First Black Parachute Regiment

By | March 30, 2011

This is the story of a little known chapter in the illustrious history of African Americans serving in the United States Army. Most people know about the famous Buffalo Soldiers and the outstanding record of the Tuskegee Airman—but are largely unaware of the patriotic actions of the soldiers of the Army’s first all black infantry parachute regiment—the Triple Nickles. This … Continue reading “The Triple Nickles: First Black Parachute Regiment”

Hunter Receives Doctor of Philosophy Degree

By | March 30, 2011

Harry Hunter, Jr., a Savannah native, recently graduated from Capella University, Minneapolis, MN receiving a Doctor of Philosophy in Industrial/ Organizational Psychology on March 12, 2011. Hunter also holds a Master of Social Work from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI; a Master of Business Administration from Lawrence Technological University, Southfield, MI; and a Bachelor of Arts in Social … Continue reading “Hunter Receives Doctor of Philosophy Degree”

Beach Athletic Association Prepares for 25th Induction

By | March 30, 2011

Pearline Stephens, currently Assistant Coach for the female Bulldogs basketball and girls track team will lead the Beach High Athletic Association Hall of Fame 25th induction class. Stephens, a 1974 Beach graduate was one of Coach Ronald Booker’s outstanding defensive players which helped develop Bulldogs “fire” # 14 full court press which is known throughout the state. Additionally, Stephens was … Continue reading “Beach Athletic Association Prepares for 25th Induction”

Sports with Walter Moore

By | March 30, 2011

SSU Relay Team Finishes Second The Savannah State men’s 4x400m relay team (Darrius Baker, Chaz Price, Eric Plump and Kristopher Ballou) finished second in their race at the Weems Baskins Relays hosted by South Carolina on March 26, with a time of 3:17.56. Amara Jones led the SSU women with a third place finish in the 200m race with a … Continue reading “Sports with Walter Moore”