American Cancer Society Cancer Survivor Picnic Set for April 30th

By | April 27, 2011

All Chatham County cancer survivors are invited to attend the Relay For Life Survivor Picnic on Saturday, April 30th. The picnic will take place from 11 am until 1 pm at Lake Mayer and is free for survivors and one caregiver. Pre-registration for Relay For Life is required by visiting or calling 912-355- 5196. The picnic is one way Relay … Continue reading “American Cancer Society Cancer Survivor Picnic Set for April 30th”

Savannah State Team Wins Second Place in National Business Competition

By | April 27, 2011

A team of five Savannah State University (SSU) business and engineering students placed second at the 2011 Opportunity Funding Corporation’s (OFC) Venture Challenge National Business Plan Competition held April 14- 17. More than 300 students on 21 teams either from historically or predominantly Black colleges took part in the national competition, which is held annually in Atlanta. The OFC Venture … Continue reading “Savannah State Team Wins Second Place in National Business Competition”

Business Issues to be Focus of May 4 Town Hall Meeting

By | April 27, 2011

Mayor Otis Johnson has announced that issues surrounding the business community will be the focus of next week’s Quarterly Town Hall Meeting. Representatives of businesses large and small are invited to attend the event and offer input on how Savannah can be a more business-friendly community. City representatives will be on-hand to highlight business assistance and development services programs, and … Continue reading “Business Issues to be Focus of May 4 Town Hall Meeting”

Ruth Chapter #3, International Masons and Order of Eastern Star Celebrate 51st Anniversary

By | April 27, 2011

On Sunday, March 27, 2011, members of Ruth Chapter #3 were embraced with an elegant but spiritual affair as they celebrated 51 years. The theme, “Phenomenal Christian Women Working for Christ” was put to the test on that Sunday. During the celebration, Ruth Chapter #3 member Sister Onnie Bacon went home to be with the Lord. Sis. Bacon served in … Continue reading “Ruth Chapter #3, International Masons and Order of Eastern Star Celebrate 51st Anniversary”

St. W.T. Rodney Celebrates 90 Blessed Years

By | April 27, 2011

We the children of Mrs. Willie T. Rodney are honored, privileged and blessed to acknowledge our Mother’s 90th Birthday Celebration on Saturday, April 2, 2011 at Skyler’s Restaurant, 225 East Broad St. The actual date of birth is April 5, 1921. Exodus 20:12 says, “Honor thy mother and father that thy days may be long upon the land which the … Continue reading “St. W.T. Rodney Celebrates 90 Blessed Years”

Delta Academy and Delta Gems Learn About Court and Jail System

By | April 27, 2011

Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. – Savannah Alumnae Chapter Delta Academy and Delta Gems learned about the workings of the court and jail systems during a special program on March 2, 2011 at the Chatham County Detention Center. The Academy and Gems are middle and high school young ladies who are mentored by the sorority. A total of 84 young … Continue reading “Delta Academy and Delta Gems Learn About Court and Jail System”

Savannah State University to Host Summer Band Camp

By | April 27, 2011

The Savannah State University “Coastal Empire Sound Explosion” will host its first marching band camp for middle and high school students June 19-25, 2011. During the weeklong camp, students will learn the basic fundamentals of marching, showmanship, musicianship and leadership. Participants will take part in a community performance on the final day of camp. The residential camper fee of $250 … Continue reading “Savannah State University to Host Summer Band Camp”

Nu Chapter, Iota Phi Lambda, Inc. Observes Business Month, Presents Awards

By | April 27, 2011

Nu Chapter, Iota Phi Lambda, Inc., observed Business Month Sunday, April 17,2011, 5P.M. at the Bolton Street Baptist Church, Rev. Perry Tyson, Pastor. The theme was “Iota: Empowered Business and Professional Women Making a Notable Difference.” The prelude was played by Master Antwone Smoak. The Mistress of Ceremony was Soror Margurite B. Albright. The program began with the Sorors and … Continue reading “Nu Chapter, Iota Phi Lambda, Inc. Observes Business Month, Presents Awards”

TLOD Recognize At Curtis Cooper Health Fair 2011

By | April 27, 2011

The Savannah Chapter of Top Ladies of Distinction, Incorporated (TLOD) was recognized by Savannah State University for 10 years of sponsorship to the Annual Curtis B. Cooper Health Fair. Dr. Irvin Clark, Vice President of Student Affairs, at Savannah State University presented the award to TLOD president, Lady Annette Mitchell. The event was held on Wednesday, April 20, 2011 at … Continue reading “TLOD Recognize At Curtis Cooper Health Fair 2011”

Sports with Walter Moore

By | April 27, 2011

SSU Win Streak At Five The Savannah State baseball team ran their winning streak to five games with wins over Morehouse and North Carolina Central. SSU swept Morehouse in Atlanta on April 20 with scores of 10-4 and 12-4. Kevin Herlihy hit a three-run homer in the first game while Joseph McCrary and Peter Poole homered in the nightcap. The … Continue reading “Sports with Walter Moore”