The Pastor, officers, and members of Litway Missionary Baptist Church, 2335 Shell Road, invites you to Litway’s 2016 Black History Month Celebration Sunday, February 14, 2016 at 11:30am. The theme is “Remembering the Past, Conquering the Present, and Welcoming the Future”. The guest speaker will be Min. Brian Green.
Six acts and seven shows are being added to the 2016 Savannah Music Festival lineup, which takes place from March 24th through April 9th. Additional ticketed acts include Andrew Bird, Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings, Dave Rawlings Machine, Drive-By Truckers and My Brightest Diamond. Free events being added include a matinee performance by the U.S. Marine Corps All Star Jazz … Continue reading “Savannah Music Festival Announces Additions To 2016 Season”
On January 26-27 2016 alumni from Savannah State (SSU), Albany State (ASU) and Fort Valley State (FVSU) Universities met in Atlanta Ga. for the 31st Legislative Conference for Georgia Alumni Association of Historically Black State Universities (GAAHBSU). This year’s conference was hosted by the Albany State University National Alumni Association (ASUNAA) and the theme was “Envisioning Our Future, Embracing Our … Continue reading “Savannah State University Alumni Attend 31st Legislative Conference”
It was a large turn out. Many people, student, professors, locals, and media showed up to listen, learn and watch in awe as the co-founder of the Black Panther Party started from the beginning of how it all started. Bobby Seale, a Texas native, grew up in Oakland, Ca. With a strong work ethic, due to his father’s helping, and … Continue reading “Bobby Seale Visits Savannah State University”
On behalf of The Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Observance Day Association, Incorporated, we are pleased to announce the 2016, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Scholarship Awards Program. The minimum requirements for eligibility are: GPA of 80, SAT 800 or ACT 18. Please make sure that ALL eligible seniors are notified of this opportunity and emphasize all the required … Continue reading “Dr. MLK, Jr. 2016 Memorial Scholarship”
For historian and MacArthur Genius Grant recipient Tiya Miles, the ghost story of an enslaved Black woman told during a house tour in Savannah triggered a series of unexpected questions and emotions. Miles reaction to that experience led her historic research in a new direction, examining “slave ghost” narratives and their increasing presence in tourism in the South. Miles will … Continue reading ““The Ghosts of Dunbar Creek:”
Chairman, president, and Chief Executive Officer of Metro Bank, Louisville, Kentucky, Pedro Bryant will deliver the keynote address March 19 at the 22nd Eleven Black Men of Liberty County Banquet. The banquet which draws civic leaders, educators, fellow mentoring groups and community supporters, will begin with a reception at 6:15-6:45pm followed by a dinner at Fort Stewart’s Club Ballroom, 1020 … Continue reading “Eleven Black Men of Liberty County, Incorporated”
After listening to the co-founder of The Black Panther Party, Bobby Seale, speak, and being fired up with black pride and a resilient willingness to make a change, I sat down with one of Savannah’s young movers and shakers who is already doing just that. This young progressive greenlit my request to briefly peer into his world as an “upcoming … Continue reading “Local And Rising Trailblazer”
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will be Minister Dr. Torian A. White. Please come out and help make this a Joyous occasion. All are welcome! Rev. Jonah E. German, Pastor; Sister Nellar Lonon,, Program Eden Missionary Baptist Church, Pre-Valentine Gospel singing featuring the Mighty Majestic of Clyo, GA. on Sat- This is a pre-valentine program so please wear “red”. Rev. Chairperson.