Sports with Walter Moore

By | December 07, 2011

SSU Women Beat Jacksonville In OT Ezinne Kalu scored 27 points and added 7 assists to lead the Savannah State women’s basketball team to a 67-64 overtime win over Jacksonville on November 29 in Tiger Arena. Alisha Nelson had 14 points and 15 rebounds while Jasmine Kirkland scored 11 points. SSU trailed 30-28 at the half but the game went … Continue reading “Sports with Walter Moore”

Students Headed to Washington D.C. for 2012 Sea Grant fellowship

By | December 07, 2011

Two Georgia college students will join 49 students from across the country in the Dean John A. Knauss Marine Policy Fellowship starting February. University of Georgia student Kate Segarra and Savannah State University student Sanya Compton will spend one year working for the executive branch of government with funding by the National Sea Grant Program. Segarra, a marine science Ph.D. … Continue reading “Students Headed to Washington D.C. for 2012 Sea Grant fellowship”

Bogans Selected as West Savannah Community Parade Marshal

By | December 07, 2011

Karen Bogans, Communication Manager for International Paper’s Savannah mill, has been selected to be the Grand Marshal for the West Savannah Community Christmas Parade. Bogans said, “ I am truly honored to serve in this role for this annual, family event. International Paper works consistently to be a good community partner and support our neighbors in West Savannah, and we … Continue reading “Bogans Selected as West Savannah Community Parade Marshal”

Miracle on May Street Set for December 17

By | December 07, 2011

On Saturday, December 17, 2011, from 8 am to 12 noon hundreds of Savannah’s families will have their Christmas wish come true. In a cooperative effort between jcpenney Oglethorpe Mall, Mitsubishi Power Systems, FedEx Ground Savannah, South University, University of Phoenix Savannah Campus, Armstrong Atlantic State University, Savannah State University, Cumulus Broadcasting, Live Oak Public Library, Randstad Staffing, Savannah Sunrise … Continue reading “Miracle on May Street Set for December 17”

Union Mission to host Annual Angel Tree Holiday Tradition

By | December 07, 2011

Union Mission invites the general public to help those in need this holiday season by supporting the Angel Tree program, which provides donated holiday gifts to local homeless children and families. “The Angel Tree program is a great way to give back during the holiday season,” said Frances Carter, president and CEO of Union Mission. “There are so many families … Continue reading “Union Mission to host Annual Angel Tree Holiday Tradition”

Savannah Children’s Choir Presents 6th Annual Holiday Concert

By | December 07, 2011

On Sunday, December 11 at 3 p.m. the Savannah Children’s Choir will present their 6th annual Holiday Concert at First Presbyterian Church, 520 Washington Avenue in Savannah. General admission tickets are available only at the door, beginning at 2:30. They are $10 for adults, and $5 for students, senior citizens over 65, and members of the military. $30 VIP tickets, … Continue reading “Savannah Children’s Choir Presents 6th Annual Holiday Concert”

Peace of Mind Expands Facility

By | December 07, 2011

Amy Brown, owner of Peace of Mind Gift and Flower Shop, located at 5548 Ogeechee Rd., held a ribbon cutting last Saturday to dedicate the newly renovated facility. The renovation and additional space of the facility allows for a larger inventory of monuments, bronze markers, flowers and much more. Visit Peace of Mind this holiday season for special gift items, … Continue reading “Peace of Mind Expands Facility”

MUMC’s Breast MRI Service Earns Three-Year Accreditation

By | December 07, 2011

The Breast Imaging Center within the Curtis and Elizabeth Anderson Cancer Institute (ACI) at Memorial University Medical Center has been awarded a threeyear accreditation in breast magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) by the American College of Radiology (ACR). Breast MRI offers valuable information about many conditions that may not be obtained through mammography or ultrasound. The ACR accreditation represents the highest … Continue reading “MUMC’s Breast MRI Service Earns Three-Year Accreditation”

Gregory Named Honored by National Organization of Professional Women

By | December 07, 2011

Alvenia Gregory has been named Woman of the Year by the National Organization of Professional Women. Mrs. Alvenia Trappio-Gregory is a Savannah native. She is a 1975 graduate of Richard Arnold High School. She also attended Saint Mary’s Catholic School and Chatham Junior High where her studies of concentration was business administration. Mrs. Gregory is the daughter of the late … Continue reading “Gregory Named Honored by National Organization of Professional Women”

Savannah Black Nurses Association

By | December 07, 2011

The Savannah Black Nurses Association is calling all nurses and student nurses of Georgia! The Association is having its Annual Scholarship Drive to help one or two nurses for the upcoming 2012 year. For more information, please contact Mrs. Ola Raymond at 450-6517, or Yvonne Bradshaw at 713-2998.