Manigaults Celebrate 50th Wedding Anniversary

By | October 19, 2011

Lacy and Kim Manigault celebrated their 50th Wedding Anniversary on Saturday October 8th, 2011 at the Gateway Hampton Inn and Suites. Their actual anniversary was on the 7th of October. They were married on October 7th, 1961 in South Ozone Park, New York. They celebrated this golden anniversary with family and friends that they have made over all those years. … Continue reading “Manigaults Celebrate 50th Wedding Anniversary”

Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc., Presents $1,000 to SSU

By | October 19, 2011

The Savannah Alumni chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc., presented a $1,000 check to Savannah State University Thursday, Oct. 6, at historic Hill Hall. The money will be added to the Mark C. Clayton – Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity Endowment Scholarship fund the group previously established at Savannah State. Irvin Clark, Ph.D., vice president for Student Affairs, accepted the … Continue reading “Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc., Presents $1,000 to SSU”

Savannah Music Festival Launches New Off-Season Concert Series

By | October 19, 2011

The Savannah Music Festival (SMF) announces new programming that includes a year-round concert series – SMF LIVE – featuring some of the music world’s most acclaimed performers, increased distribution of its concert recordings to public and satellite radio, and music education programs that span the entire year. The complete program for the 2012 Savannah Music Festival, which takes place March … Continue reading “Savannah Music Festival Launches New Off-Season Concert Series”

SSU Student Groups to Host Forum Oct. 20 for City Mayoral Candidates

By | October 19, 2011

Savannah State University student organizations will host a forum for Savannah mayoral candidates at 7 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 20, in Torian Auditorium in the Howard Jordan building on the SSU campus. All Savannah mayoral candidates have been invited to participate in the forum, which is presented by The #BlockParty Movement, the SSU Student Government Association and Achievers of Today and … Continue reading “SSU Student Groups to Host Forum Oct. 20 for City Mayoral Candidates”

Savannah Firefighters Win Charity Basketball Game

By | October 19, 2011

Savannah firefighters defeated a team of Savannah Chatham Metro police officers today in a basketball game to benefit the United Way of the Coastal Empire. The game was played before more than a hundred spectators at the Windsor Forest Center on Briarcliff Cir. The game started slowly for the firefighters who were trying to create some team chemistry after having … Continue reading “Savannah Firefighters Win Charity Basketball Game”

International Paper’s Savannah Mill to Celebrate 75 Years

By | October 19, 2011

On October 22, 2011, International Paper’s Savannah Mill will celebrate 75 years of operation with a Family Fun Day for employees at the Mary Calder Golf Course. Founded by Alexander Calder in 1936 as the Union Bag & Paper Co., the mill officially opened its doors on October 1, 1936. By the early 1940s, production was just over 200,000 tons … Continue reading “International Paper’s Savannah Mill to Celebrate 75 Years”

Coastal Health District Encourages Parents and Teens to Communicate During “Let’s Talk Month”

By | October 19, 2011

Having “The Talk” with teenagers has never been easy. But in today’s society of Internet blogs and social websites where misinformation is rampant, getting the real facts out to teens is more important than ever. The month of October is Let’s Talk Month and the Coastal Health District, along with Advocates for Youth, will host community events in Chatham County … Continue reading “Coastal Health District Encourages Parents and Teens to Communicate During “Let’s Talk Month””

Officers Reach Out to Young Adults

By | October 19, 2011

Juvenile officers from Savannah-Chatham Metro are mixing basketball, computer games and Thanksgiving turkeys to expand their efforts to interact with teens and young adults in the area. The juvenile officers from each of the five SCMPD precincts, focus on building relationships with teens and young adults to present alternatives to criminal activity and support opportunities. Following two five-onfive basketball games … Continue reading “Officers Reach Out to Young Adults”

Sports with Walter Moore

By | October 19, 2011

Florida A&M 47 Savannah State 7 Al Terek McBurse rushed for 218 yards and scored 3 touchdowns to lead Florida A&M (4-3) to a victory over the Tigers. The loss guaranteed SSU a losing season as their record dropped to 1-6. The crowd of 4,356 at T. A. Wright Stadium saw the Rattlers jump out to a 28-0 halftime lead … Continue reading “Sports with Walter Moore”