Enmark Savannah River Bridge Run

By | November 16, 2011

December 3, 2011, The 10K Race starts at 9:00 a.m., the 5K Race starts at 8:15 a.m. and the 1/4 mile Kids Run starts at 8:00 a.m. The Enmark Savannah River Bridge Run is an annual event attracting thousands of participants, race enthusiasts and thrill-seekers from coastal Georgia and all across the U.S. each year. The Bridge Run gives participants … Continue reading “Enmark Savannah River Bridge Run”

Every Step Counts Survivors Walk

By | November 16, 2011

9 a.m., Saturday, November 26 Every Step Counts enthusiastically invites all cancer patients, survivors, and caregivers to join us on our monthly walk. The walk is free and open to everybody. For more information or to register, call DeDe Cargill at 912-398-6554

MLK Observance Day Association Planning for 2012 Celebration

By | November 16, 2011

The Board of Directors and 2011 Celebration Committee extends a BIG thank you to our sponsors, volunteers, community leaders and media parmers for the excellence support you gave during our 20 II celebration. We are in the midst of planning for the 32nd Annual Celebration of Dr. King’s birth your continued support is much needed. Without your help we cannot … Continue reading “MLK Observance Day Association Planning for 2012 Celebration”

Preview Savannah Book Festival’s Original Winning Poster for 2012 at Local Gallery Event

By | November 16, 2011

Local artist Molly Wright will debut her original painting selected as the poster for the 2012 Savannah Book Festival at her Skidaway Art Works Gallery Show on November 17 – 18. Prints and note cards from the original painting entitled “Lose Yourself in Books” will be available at the show, as well as Molly’s new works inspired by her coastal … Continue reading “Preview Savannah Book Festival’s Original Winning Poster for 2012 at Local Gallery Event”

Ground Broken for Tuskegee Airmen Memorial

By | November 16, 2011

An all-black combat unit created at the Tuskegee Institute in 1941, the Tuskegee Airmen pilots faced unimaginable challenges: fierce discrimination, outdated training equipment, and their performance was scrutinized by government officials who believed they would fail. Despite these obstacles, the Tuskegee Airmen persevered and earned an impressive combat record in World War II. They flew more than 15,000 sorties on … Continue reading “Ground Broken for Tuskegee Airmen Memorial”

STC Foundation Award Gala to Honor Howard Morrison

By | November 16, 2011

The Savannah Technical College Foundation proudly honors Howard Morrison at its annual Opportunity Award Gala on Friday, December 2, 2011 in the Eckburg Auditorium on the college’s Savannah Campus, 5717 White Bluff Road. This signature event helps the Savannah Technical College Foundation raise the private support necessary to fund student scholarships and other important projects that move the college forward … Continue reading “STC Foundation Award Gala to Honor Howard Morrison”

Local Resident to Compete For Miss Georgia USA 2012

By | November 16, 2011

Tiffany Hopkins, 22 of Ludowici, Ga. will compete for the title of Miss Georgia USA 2012 on November 17th, 18th, and 19th, 2011 at thr Woodland Performing Arts Theatre in Cartersville, GA. Miss Hopkins is the daughter of Roland and Mildred Hopkins. She attends Clark Atlanta University and her activities and hobbies include a full time student majoring in accounting, … Continue reading “Local Resident to Compete For Miss Georgia USA 2012”

NAACP Chairman Meets with President to Support Passage of American Jobs Acts

By | November 16, 2011

Roslyn M. Brock, Chairman of the National Board of Directors for the NAACP, met with President Barack Obama today to support passage of the President’s American Jobs Act. “I enjoyed speaking with President Obama about this crucial bill, which will help get the American people back to work,” stated Brock. “The unemployment rate among people of color is critically high.” … Continue reading “NAACP Chairman Meets with President to Support Passage of American Jobs Acts”

I Remember November

By | November 16, 2011

I remember November when the leaves began to fall And the promise of cooler weather As nature makes her call. I remember November After summer said goodbye With cool breezes whispering in And the temperatures not so high. Birds ready themselves to fly south Before it gets too cold Because the birds are well aware Winter can be so bold. … Continue reading “I Remember November”

Savannah NCNW Sections Celebrate Unity

By | November 16, 2011

The Savannah Section of the National Council of Negro Women hosted a brunch for the Savannah State University Collegiate Section at the Wright Square Café on Sunday, November 6. Members of the Savannah (adult) Section’s Executive Committee and over 20 members of the Collegiate Section joined together to celebrate sisterhood between the generations in anticipation of their collaboration on future … Continue reading “Savannah NCNW Sections Celebrate Unity”