The Savannah Mu Phi Chapter of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Incorporated will hold its annual Mardi Gras celebration on Friday, April 26, 2019 in the Savannah Civic Center Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. arena. Doors open at 8pm. Tickets are $30 per ticket / $300 for a table of 10. This is an annual fundraising event held by the chapter … Continue reading “Mu Phi Chapter of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. Announces Annual Mardi Gras 2019 Contestants”
Mrs. Maud Lee Hall, wife of Dr. Clyde Hall, retired Regents Professor of Engineering Technology, Savannah State University, was a retired Home Economics Teacher of the Savannah Chatham County Public School System who received local, statewide and national citations for her dedication and commitment as a community volunteer and mentor and role model to youth, young career professionals and family … Continue reading “Mrs. Maud Lee Hall”
Savannah’s newest jazz venue, Good Times Jazz Bar & Restaurant, continues the celebration of National Jazz Month and Duke Ellington’s birth with special entertainment throughout the month of April. The Headlining Vocalist is Carmen Bradford, a Count Basie Orchestra featured vocalist & 2019 Grammy Nominee accompanied by Kevin Bales (pianist), Quentin Baxter (drummer) & Billy Thornton (bassist). On Friday, April … Continue reading “‘Good Times Jazz Bar’ Hosts Performances From Grammy Nominated Artist Carmen Bradford”
Mr. Chester Arthur Dunham departed this life on Sunday, March 31, 2019. Chester was born June 16, 1935 to the late Frank and Estella Dunham. A native of McIntosh County, Dunham attended the public schools of McIntosh County. Dunham was a member of ILA Local 1414 and has served in the past as Vice President, Interim President and member of … Continue reading “Mr. Chester Arthur Dunham”
Ranier Whipple II returned from spring break with stories to tell about the black history lessons he learned on a civil rights tour though Alabama. Near the end of the three-day journey, the nine-year-old turned his learnings into a prayer – “that we be nice to each other and love people.” Rainer travelled with his grandmother, Evonne S. Whipple, and … Continue reading “Student Learns Black History Lessons On Civil Rights Tour”
The Annual Old Fort Reunion will be (Easter Monday) April 22, 2019 at The Masonic Hall, 604 East Broad St. Without you fellowship won’t be the same. Time: 7:00pm – 12:00am. Contact J. Green at (912) 236-7109.
The City of Savannah will hold opening ceremonies for the Savannah Cultural Arts Center on Friday, April 12 and Saturday, April 13. A ribbon-cutting ceremony and the theater dedication in honor of Ben Tucker will take place Friday, April 12, from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. The Grand Opening celebration will be held on Saturday, April 13 from 10 a.m. … Continue reading “Savannah Cultural Arts Center Grand Opening”
In 2018, civil rights groups in New Jersey sued demanding a state plan to desegregate all public schools. At the March 30,2019 meeting of officers, Shirley Spears, President of Phi Delta Kappa International, Chapter 1219, began the meeting with a short review of a journal article from the Kappan Magazine titled “Creating Equitable Outcomes in a Segregated State” by Thomas … Continue reading “PDK Reviews Plan for Creating Equitable School Outcomes”