Meet the Candidates

By | September 16, 2015

The Political Action Committee of the Savannah Branch NAACP will host a “Meet the Candidates” forum at the First Congregational Church, Pastor G. Lind Taylor, 421 Habersham Street, at 4PM on September 27th. The Mayor and all candidates for mayor, as well as all candidates for city council will be afforded the opportunity to share their vision for Savannah. This … Continue reading “Meet the Candidates”

Goodwill’s 50th Anniversary Celebration

By | September 16, 2015

Goodwill of the Coastal Empire cordially invites you to attend their 50th Anniversary Celebration featuring lunch and fashion show on Thursday, October 1, 2015 at 11:30am. The celebration will take place at the Goodwill Corporate Office located at 7220 Sallie Mood Drive, Savannah, GA. For more information and RSVP email mwarren@goodwillsavannah.org or call (912) 354-6611.

14th Annual Patrick’s Ride

By | September 16, 2015

On Saturday, October 17, 60 people will pedal from Savannah to Augusta to raise money for cancer. Cyclists from around the region will participate in the 14th annual Patrick’s Ride. Riders will depart from the Curtis and Elizabeth Anderson Cancer Institute (ACI) at Memorial University Medical Center in Savannah at 6 a.m. and arrive at the Riverwalk in Augusta around … Continue reading “14th Annual Patrick’s Ride”

Savannah’s Minority Community Think Tank 2015

By | September 16, 2015

On Saturday, Sunday 5, 2015, leaders from neighborhood associations, Savannah’s African American business community, clergy, elected officials, candidates for city council, educators, and local law enforcement officials met for “Savannah’s Minority Community Think Tank 2015” at New Covenant Church. The Trigon Group, Joe L. Wallace Construction Company, the Savannah Tribune, and the Berean Association Social/Civic Committee sponsored the event. Areas … Continue reading “Savannah’s Minority Community Think Tank 2015”

SCCPSS Students Selected to State Superintendent’s 2015-2016 Student Advisory Council

By | September 16, 2015

SCCPSS would like to congratulate two of our students who were selected by State School Superintendent Richard Woods to serve on his 2015-2016 Student Advisory Council! Mary Hamilton (Garrison) and Zachary Nease (Jenkins) were among the 110 Georgia students to achieve this honor. The students will meet with Superintendent Woods to discuss the impact of state policies in the classroom, … Continue reading “SCCPSS Students Selected to State Superintendent’s 2015-2016 Student Advisory Council”

Mt. Moriah Celebrates 144th Church Anniversary

By | September 16, 2015

Mt. Moriah Missionary Baptist Church will celebrate its 144th Church Anniversary September 16th – 20th, 2015. On Wednesday, September 16th, Mt. Moriah welcomes First African Baptist Church and Pastor Neal Dawson of Riceboro, Ga. On Thursday September 17th, Oakland Baptist Church and Pastor Jerry Wright will be present. Friday, September 18th, Mt. Bethel Baptist Church and Pastor Michael Fields will … Continue reading “Mt. Moriah Celebrates 144th Church Anniversary”

Woodville-Tompkins Hall of Fame 2015 Inductees

By | September 16, 2015

The Senate Committee of the Woodville-Tompkins Hall of Fame Association has selected seven (7) inductees into the Class of 2015. The Induction Banquet will be held on Friday, September 25, 2015 at 7:00 PM in the Woodville-Tompkins Career & Technical High School cafeteria, 151 Joe Turner Street, Savannah GA 31408. The 2015 inductees are: Bernice Grimes (1957-Citation), Freddie Dorsey (1958-Citation, … Continue reading “Woodville-Tompkins Hall of Fame 2015 Inductees”

Woodville-Tompkins Alumni Presents Homecoming 2015

By | September 16, 2015

The Woodville-Tompkins Alumni Scholarship Foundation proudly presents the 6th Annual Homecoming 2015! This event, which brings classes from 1950 to the present together on the campus of Woodville-Tompkins High School, will be held, Saturday, September 26, 2015. Setup begins at 7:00 am and the festivities begin at 11:00 am until 5:00 pm. Gate admission is $5.00 for everyone age 12 … Continue reading “Woodville-Tompkins Alumni Presents Homecoming 2015”

Picnic in the Park

By | September 16, 2015

The Savannah Philharmonic and City of Savannah’s Department of Cultural Affairs to present Picnic in the Park on Sunday, October 4, 2015 at Forsyth Park Band, 621 Drayton Street, from 4-9 pm. Enjoy fantastic music and fun family activities in beautiful Forsyth Park. This unique event features a stunning repertoire from the Savannah Philharmonic Orchestra. Come early to enjoy local … Continue reading “Picnic in the Park”

RUFF Meetings

By | September 16, 2015

Philly Meyers, the President of RUFF (Retirees Unite for the Future) reminds the extended Savannah community that the senior’s activist group has its monthly meetings the last Friday of each month. The group meets at 10am at the Senior Citizen Center, 3025 Bull Road. The next two monthly meetings will be on Friday, September 25th and Friday, October 27th. Mr. … Continue reading “RUFF Meetings”