CAT Issues New Service Changes

By | October 17, 2012

After meeting with the public and making final adjustments, Chatham Area Transit’s fixed route schedule change took place on Monday, Oct. 15, 2012. This change will progressively serve the interest of CAT’s customers. CAT is in the process of moving toward a “Pulse” system with the opening of our Downtown Intermodal Facility. This schedule change will effectively represent the first … Continue reading “CAT Issues New Service Changes”

Sigma Gamma Rho Donates School Supplies to Butler Elementary

By | October 17, 2012

The Alpha Iota Sigma chapter of Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc. donated school supplies to Butler Elementary School for its 2012 OPERATION BigBookBag project. Members of the organization collected more than 100 items for students. Operation BigBookBag is a national initiative of the organization that makes available to local schools bookbags, notebooks, writing and drawing paper, pencils and pens, textbooks … Continue reading “Sigma Gamma Rho Donates School Supplies to Butler Elementary”

Shuman Elementary Student Wins State Competition and Meets President Jimmy Carter

By | October 17, 2012

Like many students across Georgia, Janeen McAbee’s second grade class competed in a postcard contest sponsored by the Jimmy Carter NHS Education program. This year’s theme was titled “Digging Peanuts in Plains: Home of the 39th President.” While all of the students’ postcards reflected the theme, it was Jmia Lawton’s postcard that won second place in her grade level. “It … Continue reading “Shuman Elementary Student Wins State Competition and Meets President Jimmy Carter”

SSUNAA Savannah Chapter Presents $26,000 check to SSU

By | October 17, 2012

The Savannah chapter of the Savannah State University National Alumni Association proudly presented a $26,001.50 scholarship check to the university Saturday, Oct. 6, 2012, on the field at the SSU v. Morgan State University football game. Presenting the check were Savannah chapter Pres. Tony Wright, Sr., scholarship chairwoman Beatrice Campbell and SSU sophomore and scholarship recipient Charzetta Quarterman, an honor … Continue reading “SSUNAA Savannah Chapter Presents $26,000 check to SSU”

A Gracious Christmas

By | October 17, 2012

Advice and demonstrations aimed at making the upcoming holiday season a memorable one will be presented at First Presbyterian Church’s third annual “A Gracious Christmas” event on Nov. 29, the first Thursday after Thanksgiving. Featured speaker Holley Jaakkola will focus on preparing your home for a Christmas that’s uniquely Savannah in character. Also on tap are a luncheon, a raffle, … Continue reading “A Gracious Christmas”

Kayton-Frazier Boys and Girls Club Elect Officers for the 2012-2013 Year

By | October 17, 2012

The Kayton-Frazier Boys & Girls Club Torch Club has elected its officers for the 2012-2013 year. The group is comprised of 13 boys and girls. The newly elected officers are Ahmod Williams, president; Rickeia Dudley, vice-president; Taliyah Jones, secretary, Dajanny Wright, treasurer and Denzel Brownlee, parliamentarian and Regan Smalls, social chairperson. By vote of the membership, the group has begun … Continue reading “Kayton-Frazier Boys and Girls Club Elect Officers for the 2012-2013 Year”

Boys and Girls Club Schedule of Events

By | October 17, 2012

Friday, Oct. 19 – Frank Callen Alumni and Friends Event will host a Homecoming event for former Frank Callen Boys & Girls Club alumni. Oct. 20-28 – Red Ribbon week a week of activities centered on living and staying Drug Free Tuesday, Oct. 23 – the University of Phoenix presents “Around the World in 80 Minutes” at the Kayton- Frazier … Continue reading “Boys and Girls Club Schedule of Events”

2013 Georgia Trustees Announced

By | October 17, 2012

The Georgia Historical Society is pleased to announce the selection of the 2013 Georgia Trustees: philanthropist and Chick-fil-A founder S. Truett Cathy and Atlanta real estate entrepreneur and philanthropist Herman J. Russell. “The Georgia Trustees are the embodiment of the noble principle upon which Georgia was founded, ‘not for self but for others,’” said Todd Groce, GHS President and CEO. … Continue reading “2013 Georgia Trustees Announced”

Youth Emergency Shelter Designated Charity for Raffle

By | October 17, 2012

Youth Emergency Shelter, a temporary shelter and outreach service that serves youth from Savannah and the surrounding area, is the designated charity for the International Diamond Center Raffle which will be held at the Savannah Diamond Dash on Oct. 20, 2012. The Savannah Diamond Dash is a one-day, realworld treasure hunt around the city in which couples use their cell … Continue reading “Youth Emergency Shelter Designated Charity for Raffle”

Skidaway Institute Crew Wins Top Customer Service Award

By | October 17, 2012

The crew of Skidaway Institute of Oceanography’s Research Vessel Savannah has been honored with the Gold Award in the Chancellor’s Customer Service Recognition Awards. The crew won the award in the team category in a competition among all 36 institutions in the University System of Georgia for year ending June 30, 2012. The 92-foot, oceangoing R/V Savannah is used by … Continue reading “Skidaway Institute Crew Wins Top Customer Service Award”