A Retirement Celebration To Remember

By | December 25, 2013

Congratulations to Clementine Grant Manigault, Diane “DeAnna” Grant Hudson and Arthur S. Grant, Jr., on their recent retirements. They are graduates of Sophonia Tompkins High School, classes of 1974, 1975 and 1976, respectively. The retirement celebration began on Thursday, November 8th and continued through Monday, November 11, 2013. Special thanks to family members, friends and co-workers who attended the retirement … Continue reading “A Retirement Celebration To Remember”

Armstrong Gives Back To The Savannah Community During The Holiday Season

By | December 25, 2013

Armstrong Atlantic State University students, faculty and staff recently participated in several donation drives to help make the holiday season a little brighter for those who are less fortunate in the Savannah community. The Student Government Association collected toys that were presented to the U.S. Marine Corps as part of the annual Toys for Tots campaign, which distributes holiday gifts … Continue reading “Armstrong Gives Back To The Savannah Community During The Holiday Season”

West Broad Street YMCA Early Learning Center Receives National Accreditation

By | December 25, 2013

The West Broad Street YMCA Early Learning Center has received accreditation from NECPA, the National Early Childhood Program Accreditation. “This recognition means that our program meets very strict national standards and that we are providing a quality learning experience for our families,” said Deborah Enoch, Program Director. “We have been working on this for a while and are gratified to … Continue reading “West Broad Street YMCA Early Learning Center Receives National Accreditation”

Antioch Foot & Ankle Group Adopts 4 Families For Christmas

By | December 25, 2013

Antioch Foot & Ankle Group continues to support the Savannah community by giving back. The Antioch Team had a wonderful time Christmas shopping for their adopted families. Dr. Jim Dandy, Founder, President and CEO of Antioch Foot & Ankle Group gave the team a generous budget to spend on the four (4) female headed household families, with a total of … Continue reading “Antioch Foot & Ankle Group Adopts 4 Families For Christmas”

40 Johnson High School Students Received IB Diplomas

By | December 25, 2013

Sol C. Johnson High School will honored 40 students in the International Baccalaureate Class of 2013 at the Armstrong Atlantic State University Student Union Ballroom on Thursday, December 19th. The International Baccalaureate (IB) Programme is an educational program open to children age three to 19 which culminates in the junior and senior years of high school. Students must complete a … Continue reading “40 Johnson High School Students Received IB Diplomas”

Welcome To The State of Poverty Simulation

By | December 25, 2013

Step Up Savannah, Inc. and Savannah-Chatham County Public School System are hosting a poverty simulation in the new year at Jenkins High School. The simulation, an experiential learning experience designed to help people better understand poverty, is open to the public. More than one in four people now live at or below the poverty level in Savannah. Most are considered … Continue reading “Welcome To The State of Poverty Simulation”

151st Celebration Of The Emancipation Proclamation

By | December 25, 2013

The Emancipation Association of Savannah, Georgia and Vicinity, Inc. is planning its annual celebration for Wednesday, January 1, 2014 at 11:00 am, at Jonesville Baptist Church of the Pentecostal Assemblies of The World, inc. (Paw), 5201 Montgomery street, Savannah, Georgia. Suffragan Bishop James G. Rogers is the host pastor. The speaker for the occasion will be presiding Elder Jimmy Thompson, … Continue reading “151st Celebration Of The Emancipation Proclamation”

THAT-IS To Host Play

By | December 25, 2013

Come out and enjoy a play/prophetic service Saturday, December 28th at the Ramada Inn Hotel Conference Room at 5:30 pm. This event will help support THAT-IS (The Homeless Are Talented In Savannah). Many people from all walks of life are homeless. Even millionaires became homeless in 2008 during the recession. We are fundraising to house a family prioritizing, parents and … Continue reading “THAT-IS To Host Play”

Free Tae Kwon Do Training

By | December 25, 2013

Training to begin again on Thursday, January 9, 2014. Free Tae Kwon Do Training is offered every Thursday and Friday, 5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. at the Kayton-Frazier Boys & Girls Club. Training is for ages 5-18. The Club is located at 601 Brewer St. (Kayton Homes) and is a unit of the Frank Callen Boys & Girls Clubs. This … Continue reading “Free Tae Kwon Do Training”

Habitat Savannah Receives Grant From The Stewart Huston Charitable Trust

By | December 25, 2013

Habitat for Humanity in Savannah, the area’s premier builder of affordable housing, recently received a $10,000 grant from the Stewart Huston Charitable Trust. Funds will support Project Green Shelter, a private-public partnership that involves the historic preservation, construction, and sustainability sectors in design and development of affordable, green housing. Savannah, a city in which 25.5% of the residents live in … Continue reading “Habitat Savannah Receives Grant From The Stewart Huston Charitable Trust”