THS Class Of ‘64 Celebrates 50th Class Reunion

By | July 09, 2014

The Sophronia M. Tompkins High School Class of 1964 celebrated their 50th graduation anniversary June 19-22, 2014. All activities were in Pooler and Savannah and included a “Meet & Greet” session, a banquet and a dance at the Ramada Inn in Pooler, a picnic at the Tom Triplett Park in Pooler and worship Service and dinner in Savannah at the … Continue reading “THS Class Of ‘64 Celebrates 50th Class Reunion”

Woodville-Tompkins High School Hall of Fame To Induct 12

By | July 09, 2014

The Woodville Tompkins Fall of Fame Association will induct a class of 12, at 7pm, August 29th, 2014 at Woodville Tompkins high School, 151 Coach Joe Turner Street. Inductees include Anthony Bailey (1979, Football), Howard Baily (1988, Track), Nathaniel Brown (1957, Track), Joe Ronald Giles (1971, Football), Freddie Keith (1969, Basketball), Abraham Mitchell (1968, Basketball), Eugene Patterson (1961, Football), Jessie … Continue reading “Woodville-Tompkins High School Hall of Fame To Induct 12”

City Leaders Open Two New Playgrounds

By | July 09, 2014

The City of Savannah celebrated play today with the opening of two new playgrounds on Savannah’s westside. In separate ceremonies, City and neighborhood leaders cut ribbons to open new facilities at the Liberty City Community Center and at a new park in what was once a source of persistent blight in the Feiler Park neighborhood. The additions bring to 57 … Continue reading “City Leaders Open Two New Playgrounds”

International High School Exchange Students Seeking Host Families In Savannah

By | July 09, 2014

Visiting students, ages 15-18, from around the world including Germany, Spain, Switzerland, and Thailand are seeking host families in and around Savannah for the upcoming 2014-2015 academic school year. Host families are needed for the fall semester and full school year. Host families (traditional families, singles, empty nesters, etc.) serve as mentors and a home base for their student. Visiting … Continue reading “International High School Exchange Students Seeking Host Families In Savannah”

GSU Hosts Nutrition Training To Reverse Childhood Obesity

By | July 09, 2014

School nutrition managers from across the state of Georgia recently gathered at Georgia Southern University to attend Culinary Institute II, a 32-hour, weeklong training session by the Georgia Department of Education’s School Nutrition Program. “We are fortunate to work with very passionate school nutrition managers from across the state of Georgia,” said Becky Larson, clinical instructor for the Department of … Continue reading “GSU Hosts Nutrition Training To Reverse Childhood Obesity”

Savannah Children’s Choir To Host Karaoke

By | July 09, 2014

On Saturday, July 19 from 8 -10 p.m. the Savannah Children’s Choir will host Camp Karaoke, a camp talent show for adults, at McDonough’s, 21 E. Mc- Donough Street (at Drayton). The event, which falls on the weekend between the Savannah Children’s Choir’s two-week summer camp for children, will give adults the chance to show off their talents in a … Continue reading “Savannah Children’s Choir To Host Karaoke”

An Awesome Travel Experience

By | July 09, 2014

My name is Dasnee Bailey and I am a senior at Windsor Forest High School. This past spring I had the opportunity to travel on one of the best trips ever. While in school, I participate in a program called International baccalaureate (IB Program). This program allows high school students like me to take advance classes. Because of this program, … Continue reading “An Awesome Travel Experience”

“Pack the Pew” Rally

By | July 09, 2014

New St. Luke AME Church, 1007 Joe Street, invites the public to join us for our “Pack the Pew” Rally on Sunday, July 27, 2014 at 11:00am. Our very own Rev. Dr. Jonetta Prater is the messenger for the occasion. We invite you to join us and expect a blessing from the Lord.

Savannah Voice Festival Honors Mignon Dunn With 2nd Annual Sherrill Milnes Award

By | July 09, 2014

The Savannah VOICE Festival’s first weekend sets the tone for a stunning second annual Festival which will take place from August 1st – 17th 2014. The first three days offers Savannah residents and visitors the opportunity to hear all the Festival artists at ‘Death By Aria’, followed by a recital fresh from Carnegie Hall by the talented Jennifer and Christopher … Continue reading “Savannah Voice Festival Honors Mignon Dunn With 2nd Annual Sherrill Milnes Award”

Savannah Makes A Huge Leap In “World’s Best Poll”

By | July 09, 2014

Travel + Leisure magazine has once again named Savannah among the best cities in the United States and Canada in its “2014 World’s Best Cities Awards.” Savannah made a huge leap to the number three spot after coming in at number seven in 2013. “To jump up four spots is impressive, said Joe Marinelli, president of Visit Savannah. “To be … Continue reading “Savannah Makes A Huge Leap In “World’s Best Poll””