Bishop Willie Ferrell Hosts Birthday Celebration

By | January 25, 2012

The family of Bishop Willie Ferrell invites you, his friends, community workers, and the faith community to share in the joy of the 65th birthday celebration for our beloved Bishop Willie Ferrell on Saturday March 3, 2012 at 6 p.m.. The banquet will be held at the Savannah Marriot Riverfront, 100 General McIntosh Boulevard. Adults $35; $17.50 f children 5-12 … Continue reading “Bishop Willie Ferrell Hosts Birthday Celebration”

Christ Baptist Church Celebrating 56th Anniversary

By | January 25, 2012

Followers of Christ Baptist Church will hosts a 56th Anniversary at 103 Scarborough Street. The officers and members extend an invitation to you to come and worship with us during this celebration. Worship services begin February 15, 2012 through February 17 at 7:30 p.m. nightly and worship service will culminate February 19, 2012 at 3:00 p.m. “…Stand fast in one … Continue reading “Christ Baptist Church Celebrating 56th Anniversary”

Abyssinia Missionary Baptist Holds Annual Winter Revival

By | January 25, 2012

Abyssinia Baptist Church will host their Annual Winter Revival on January 25-27, 2012 at 7:00 p.m. nightly. The guest revivalist for this occasion will be Rev. Jerome Baker of Bethel Missionary Baptist Church. The public is invited to attend. Abyssinia Baptist Church is located at 1622 Ogeechee Rd. Marc L Williams, Pastor Sis. Beverly Davis, Church Clerk

23nd Annual Savannah Black Heritage Festival Schedule

By | January 25, 2012

Beginning Feb 1 Lectures and exhibitions presented by the Savannah College of Art and Design. For information or to arrange group tours, call (912) 525-7191 or visit www.scadmoa.org. Wednesday, Feb 1, 7 p.m. Dr. Walter O. Evans Presents: Lecture, Book Signing for The Walter O. Evans Collection of African American Art, and Personal Tour of the “Dr. Walter O. Evans … Continue reading “23nd Annual Savannah Black Heritage Festival Schedule”

Grand Festival Day Saturday , Feb. 11, 2012– Savannah Civic Center

By | January 25, 2012

Grand Festival Day, Savannah Civic Center The highlight of the annual Savannah Black Heritage Festival, Grand Festival Day includes an array of family-oriented activities, concluding with a star-studded concert. 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Annual Health Fair. Sponsored by the St. Joseph’s/Candler Hospital Systems and its African-American Health Information and Resource Center, WellCare of Georgia, the American Diabetes Association and Amerigroup Community … Continue reading “Grand Festival Day Saturday , Feb. 11, 2012– Savannah Civic Center”

Community Events

By | January 25, 2012

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KFC Fundraiser Surpasses Goal

By | January 25, 2012

Local KFCs and DQ Grill & Chills “Dishing Out Meals:Fighting Homelessness and Hunger in Our Community” cause marketing campaign surpassed its fundraising goal. The campaign raised $33,260. Twenty-four KFC’s and DQ Grill and Chill stores, owned by Hodges Management Company, partnered with the Chatham- Savannah Authority for the Homeless, Inc., a local nonprofit, to raise funds and awareness to help … Continue reading “KFC Fundraiser Surpasses Goal”

Taylor Wins Triple Jump

By | January 25, 2012

Justin Taylor won first place in the men’s triple jump with a leap of 14.65m to lead the Savannah State men’s track team at the Gator Invite held at the Stephen C. O’Connell Center. In the men’s 200m race, Darrius Baker was 3rd with a time of 22.26 and Eric Plump was 5th with a run of 22.44. Chaz Price … Continue reading “Taylor Wins Triple Jump”

Thurmond Guest Speaker at Notre Dame Academy

By | January 25, 2012

Former department of labor commissioner for the state of Georgia, Michael Thurmond, has visited Savannah on many occasions over a period of several years. On January 12, 2012 honoring a special invitation from Kim Michael Polote, home and school president at Notre Dame Academy (pre-K through 8th grade), Mr. Thurmond was guest speaker for an evening of inspiration. The children … Continue reading “Thurmond Guest Speaker at Notre Dame Academy”

MLK Observance Day Association Hosts Business Community Breakfast

By | January 25, 2012

The Martin Luther the event. Dr. Melvin N. a Professor of Economics. King, Jr. Observance Day Johnson, a Savannah native He previously served as Association held the annual served as the keynote speaker. Provost and Vice Chancellor Business Community Dr. Johnson began his for Academic Affairs and Breakfast on Saturday, tenure as the seventh president tenured professor of economics January … Continue reading “MLK Observance Day Association Hosts Business Community Breakfast”