Passport to Excellence Interviews Dawn Baker

By | October 28, 2015

Any Savannahian with a television set will recognize Dawn Baker as the bubbly lady who delivers two newscasts each weekday on WTOC TV. She has been at the station for the past 26 years, so there are some who may not even remember a time when Baker wasn’t a fixture in local news. But what they may not know is … Continue reading “Passport to Excellence Interviews Dawn Baker”

Savannah Community Celebrates the Life of Essie Stewart Johnson

By | October 28, 2015

Essie Mae Stewart Johnson was born January 9, 1952 in Savannah, Georgia to Deacon Frank and Mrs. Marion Stewart. The third of four children, she received Christ at an early age and was baptized at Tremont Temple Baptist Church under the tutelage of Reverend J.M. Benton. Essie exhibited a zeal for learning and a zest for life that resonated with … Continue reading “Savannah Community Celebrates the Life of Essie Stewart Johnson”

Mance Elected Port City Bar Association President

By | October 28, 2015

To the Editor: On behalf of the State Bar of Georgia, I would like to congratulate Chadrick A. Mance of the Mance Law Group in Savannah on his recent election to serve as the 2015-16 president of the Port City Bar Association, Savannah’s oldest association of African American Lawyers. A native of Toccoa, Mr. Mance is also a member of … Continue reading “Mance Elected Port City Bar Association President”

Savannah State University 125th Anniversary Gala

By | October 28, 2015

Savannah State University’s (SSU) 125 Anniversary Gala will be held at 7:30 p.m., Saturday, November 14, at the Savannah International Trade and Convention Center. Governor Nathan Deal will be the speaker for the gala, which is the hallmark event of the university’s quasquicentennial celebration. Net proceeds from the university’s premier fundraiser, silent auction and acclaimed community event will support student … Continue reading “Savannah State University 125th Anniversary Gala”

Hospice Savannah Receives a 10.5K Donation

By | October 28, 2015

The 2015 Hospice Savannah Golf Tournament, presented by USI Insurance Services, raised $10,500 to benefit the Hospice Savannah’s Daily Impact Fund. Vice President and Senior Client Executive at USI, Daniel R. Sims, Jr., who served as the event chairman, presented the check to the Hospice Savannah Board during their monthly meeting on Thursday, October 22. “We are so proud to … Continue reading “Hospice Savannah Receives a 10.5K Donation”

Savannah Asian Cultural Festival calls for Talents and More

By | October 28, 2015

The Savannah Asian Cultural Festival, which will take place April 15-16, 2016 at Armstrong State University, is currently seeking live performers, Cultural Marketplace vendors and event volunteers. There is no cost for performers to participate. All vendors must be consistent with the theme of the festival. The cost for vendors is $85 per booth. The festival’s Cultural Marketplace will offer … Continue reading “Savannah Asian Cultural Festival calls for Talents and More”

2000 Tutors

By | October 28, 2015

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Tompkins Class of ‘66

By | October 28, 2015

Greetings Wolverines. Our 50th Year Reunion is rapidly approaching. We need your attendance at our monthly meetings every third Saturday at 5 p.m. 137 King St. (Woodville).

Free Swim Lessons

By | October 28, 2015

Free Swim Lessons for adults who do not have the financial resources and cannot afford to pay for swim lessons. Adults must show proof of income to qualify. Each session consists of 4 (1) hour classes of instruction followed by 30 minutes of individual practice time. Students must pay a $5 registration fee.. Contact: The Aquatic Center 7240 Sallie Mood … Continue reading “Free Swim Lessons”

Retired And Senior Volunteer Program of EOA Needs Volunteers

By | October 28, 2015

Share your time and special talents with others, join the Retired and Senior Volunteer Program of EOA, we need your help to help others. Through RSVP seniors 55 and older serve in various community organizations 1 to 40 hours per week. Choose where you want to serve from the many local agencies we are affiliated with. Qualifications are to be … Continue reading “Retired And Senior Volunteer Program of EOA Needs Volunteers”