Metropolitan Savannah Hispanic Chamber

By | May 04, 2016

The Metropolitan Savannah Hispanic Chamber raising funds and emergency supplies for the victims of the 7.8 earthquake in Ecuador. Death toll is nearly 800. SUPPLIES NEEDED: tents, mosquito netting, toilet paper, flashlights and batteries, canned food, adult and baby diapers, baby food, women sanitary pads, baby wipes, light blankets, and antibacterial soap. Drop off at Chatham Parkway Subaru . For … Continue reading “Metropolitan Savannah Hispanic Chamber”

St. Joseph’s/ Candler Calendar Events

By | May 04, 2016

May 2 – ongoing St. Joseph’s/Candler’s Center for WellBeing offers Free Yoga for Cancer Patients every Monday from 1:30 – 2:30 p.m. in Candler’s Heart & Lung Building, Suite 100, 5356 Reynolds Street. The very gentle movements and breath work in this class will give you much needed energy; it will make your body feel better, and it will give … Continue reading “St. Joseph’s/ Candler Calendar Events”

All-Female Team Wins Top Award At 2016 Engineering Design Challenge

By | May 04, 2016

For the first time ever, an all-female team swept the Overall Winner category at the 2016 Engineering Design Challenge (EDC), presented by Armstrong State University’s Engineering Studies program on Saturday, April 23. The winning team, comprised of Sharmayne Clark, Keyera McDowell and Wilycia Lemon of New Hampstead High School in Bloomingdale, Ga., received a $500 cash prize. The challenge showcased … Continue reading “All-Female Team Wins Top Award At 2016 Engineering Design Challenge”

Savannah Parkinson Support Group Announces GEM

By | May 04, 2016

GEM (Get Excited and Move) is a comprehensive exercise program for those with Parkinson’s Disease. This program will run in 6 week increments, designed to combat the effects of Parkinson’s Disease for Ssavannah/Chatham area PwP (People with Parkinson’s) and their caregiver. This program combines activities designed to enhance and improve muscular strength and endurance, coordination, agility, flexibility, speed work and … Continue reading “Savannah Parkinson Support Group Announces GEM”

Firefighter & Rookie Firefighter Of The Year Awards

By | May 04, 2016

On Wednesdaym April 27, 2016, two Savannah firefighters were honored during a luncheon sponsored by Avon Protection Systems, Inc. Advanced Firefighter Christopher Dekle was named the SFES Firefighter of the Year and Advanced Firefighter Christopher Berry was honored as the Rookie Firefighter of the Year. Dekle is a Chatham County native who joined Savannah Fire & Emergency Services in 2008. … Continue reading “Firefighter & Rookie Firefighter Of The Year Awards”

The 2016 Savannah Preservation Festival

By | May 04, 2016

Historic Savannah Foundation, a leading preservation organization committed to preserving and protecting Savannah’s heritage, is pleased to announce the schedule for the fifth annual Savannah Preservation Festival, which will take place in Savannah May 5-7, 2016. This year’s events and programs mark the 50th anniversary of Savannah’s designation as a National Historic Landmark District. The National Trust for Historic Preservation … Continue reading “The 2016 Savannah Preservation Festival”

STC Students Inducted Into Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society

By | May 04, 2016

Savannah Technical College inducted more than 20 students into its 2016 class for Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society’s Beta Xi Tau Chapter recently in the Eckburg Auditorium. To be eligible for membership, students must have completed a minimum of 12 degree-level semester credit hours and have a grade point average of 3.5 or higher. The STC Beta Xi Tau Chap- … Continue reading “STC Students Inducted Into Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society”

Deltas Sponsor Diamond Jubilee Gala

By | May 04, 2016

Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. – Savannah Alumnae Chapter will sponsor its Seventy-fifth Anniversary Diamond Jubilee Gala on Saturday, May 14, 2016 -7:00P.M. at the Hyatt Hotel Harborview Room. A silent auction will begin at 7:00P.M., and the dinner and program will begin at 7:45P.M. The gala is the culminating event for the chapter’s seventy-fifth year celebration of sisterhood, scholarship, … Continue reading “Deltas Sponsor Diamond Jubilee Gala”

The NFL Draft Experience: A Proud Father’s Perspective

By | May 04, 2016

As the 2016 draft approaches, I have been pondering some fond memories of my son, Todd Lyght’s NFL Draft experience twenty -five years ago. At that time, I was experiencing the tremors of a parent’s anxiety and the quakes of his possible early or late selection in the draft with the hopefulness of a proud father. On draft day there … Continue reading “The NFL Draft Experience: A Proud Father’s Perspective”

Speros Celebrates 32 Years Providing Technology Solutions For Businesses

By | May 04, 2016

Speros, a full-service technology company headquartered in Savannah, is celebrating 32 years providing technology solutions for businesses. Founded by Susan Speros in 1984, the firm has continually diversified and grown its services and products, which now includes a state-of-the-art data center, telephone systems, IT services, surveillance systems, web design, branding solutions, and cloud computing. The Speros name has come to … Continue reading “Speros Celebrates 32 Years Providing Technology Solutions For Businesses”