McQueen Takes Home Golden Globe’s Top Motion Picture Honor

By | January 29, 2014

Special to the NNPA from the New York Carib News The Golden Globes, second only to the Academy Awards in importance and appeal to the worldwide movie industry, has crowned a Caribbean producer and director as the creator of this year’s best film. Steve McQueen, director of the highly acclaimed movie, “12 years a Slave,” which is being hailed across … Continue reading “McQueen Takes Home Golden Globe’s Top Motion Picture Honor”

The Savannah Chapter of Jack and Jill Answers Serves The Community

By | January 29, 2014

The Savannah Chapter of Jack and Jill of America, Inc. answered the call to serve their community during the holidays. On Friday, December 20, 2013, mothers of the Savannah Chapter made Christmas a little merrier at Tara Nursing Home in Thunderbolt by providing specific items requested by the residents. Every year members and youth of the Savannah Chapter of Jack … Continue reading “The Savannah Chapter of Jack and Jill Answers Serves The Community”

Free Tae Kwon Do Training

By | January 29, 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 training is a part of the Boys & Girls … Continue reading “Free Tae Kwon Do Training”

Economic Outlook Luncheon Held

By | January 29, 2014

Savannah Area Chamber of Commerce held its 2014 Economic Outlook Luncheon last Wednesday at the Savannah Marriott Riverfront. The state, regional and national forecast was given by Dr. Knapp, Dean, Terry College of Business, University of Georgia and the local forecast was presented by Dr. Michael Toma, Armstrong Atlantic State University. The Terry College’s 2014 baseline US economic forecast indicates … Continue reading “Economic Outlook Luncheon Held”

Savannah State University To Host Nikki Giovanni

By | January 29, 2014

Savannah State University (SSU) will host world-renowned poet Nikki Giovanni at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 30, in the Student Union ballroom. During the two-hour session, Giovanni will share some of her written works and speak on the topic of “Writing and Empowerment,” describing the role writing has played in her life, outlook and success. The session, which includes a … Continue reading “Savannah State University To Host Nikki Giovanni”

Ambassador Andrew Young To Speak At St. Philip Monumental AME

By | January 29, 2014

Rev. Dr. George A. Moore Jr. and the St. Philip Monumental AME family Cordially invite you to our annual Family and Friends Day Celebration Sunday February 9, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. This year’s theme will be”Spiritual Growth through Families” with guest speaker Ambassador Andrew Jackson Young. Ambassador Young has always viewed his career through the lens of his first career … Continue reading “Ambassador Andrew Young To Speak At St. Philip Monumental AME”

Wesley’s Community Center To Hold Love Walk

By | January 29, 2014

Wesley’s Community Centers of Savannah, Inc. will host their annual fundraiser, The Love Walk, Saturday, February 8, 2014. The event will include pre and post rallies, door prizes, fellowship, and entertainment. Funds raised will support critical programs that directly impact women, children, and families who are struggling through poverty to find self sufficiency. The Love Walk will begin at 9:00 … Continue reading “Wesley’s Community Center To Hold Love Walk”

Art & Oysters, An Evening With Jonathan Green

By | January 29, 2014

Pin Point Heritage Museum presents Art & Oysters: An Evening with Jonathan Green on Saturday, February 1, 2014 at 6:00pm. The international artist will candidly discuss his passion for art and Lowcountry Culture. Green also is slated to unveil a limited edition poster exclusive to the Pin Point Heritage Museum. Art & Oyster attendees will have the pleasure of enjoying … Continue reading “Art & Oysters, An Evening With Jonathan Green”

2013 CASA Advocates Of The Year

By | January 29, 2014

Savannah/ Cha- tham CASA is pleased to announce Sandra Bath and Dorinda Duggan, CASA Advocates, as the winners of the 2013 Nadine Goldwire CASA Volunteer of the Year Award. This award is named for CASA Volunteer of three years, Ms. Dorothy “Nadine” Goldwire who passed in 2011. This award recognizes an outstanding CASA volunteer who has made significant contributions in … Continue reading “2013 CASA Advocates Of The Year”

“Pink Goes Red” In Recognition Of National Wear Red Day

By | January 29, 2014

Gamma Sigma Omega Chapter, under the leadership of Tarangula B. Scott, president, will adorn red and host an educational seminar on heart disease prevention for women at the West Broad Street YMCA on February 7, 2014 at 6:00 PM. Alpha Kappa Alpha has a long tradition of wearing pink and green, but on National Wear Red Day, Friday 7th, the … Continue reading ““Pink Goes Red” In Recognition Of National Wear Red Day”