On Friday, June 26, 2020, Georgia House Bill 426, known as the Hate Crimes Bill, was the center of a historic bill-signing ceremony at the Georgia State Capitol in Atlanta. This momentous occasion was the result of work by a bipartisan effort in the Georgia Legislation that was long overdue and has now dubbed Georgia as “The State That is … Continue reading ““The State That Is Too Great To Hate.” Georgia Passes A Hate Crime Bill”
On Saturday July 4th, at 9:30 AM, Savannah Chatham County and surrounding areas are invited to participate in a virtual forum entitled, “Converting Opportunity to Wealth in Our Community: Part 2.” Hosted by the Hungry Club Forum of Savannah, Inc. (HCFS) and co-sponsored by Hon. Tammy Stokes, Chief Judge of the Chatham County Recorder’s Court and business and civic leader … Continue reading “Converting Opportunity To Wealth In Our Community At The Hungry Club Forum”
The BET Awards aired its 20th annual show in the midst of a global pandemic, a civil racial justice movement, and the thriving technological age making this anniversary one for the books. This past Saturday, at 8 p.m., the 20th annual BET award show was hosted from the home of the stunning Amanda Seales who slayed several different natural hairstyles … Continue reading “20th Annual BET Award Show Goes Virtual”
The following is based on information provided by the Southern Center for Human Rights Georgia HB 838 is on the Governor’s Desk Georgia HB 838 has passed the House and the Senate and is expected to be, if not already, on the Governor’s desk any day now for signature or Veto. The Southern Center for Human Rights urges you to … Continue reading “Two Major Bills Passed The Georgia Legislation That Impact You: HB 838 and SB 402”
Last Friday, Tremont Temple Missionary Baptist Church teamed up with J. C. Lewis Healthcare to provide COVID-19 testing to church members as well as neighborhood residents. Testing time was from 9am-noon in the church parking lot. Almost 100 individuals were tested. This partnership was in response to Mayor Johnson’s faith-based community efforts during the pandemic.
Health Department clinics, Environmental Health offices, and Coastal Health District offices will close at 5 p.m. on Thursday, July 2nd and remain closed Friday, July 3rd in observance of Independence Day. Clinics and offices will resume normal operations on Monday, July 6th. There will be no COVID-19 testing events operated by the Coastal Health District July 3-5. However, free testing … Continue reading “COVID-19 Testing, Health Dept. Operational Schedule Leading Up to July 4th”
According to a Garden City police report, on last Monday, June 22, 2020 Aundrey Stewart was turning his car around in the driveway that belonged to Dmitri Bogatyrev. After a few words exchanged between the two, Mr. Bogatyrev was videod spitting in Mr. Stewart’s face. The video shows the two men confronting each other. You can hear Bogatyrev say he’s … Continue reading “Rally Held In Garden City In Support of Aundrey Stewart After Being Spit On”
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 “Senior Volunteer Program of EOA”
The Savannah Speech and Hearing Center, 1206 East 66th St., a nonprofit organization serving clients with speech pathology and audiology needs, offers free hearing screenings which are open to the public every Thursday from 9-11 a.m. Children ages three years old to adults of all ages are screened on a first-come, first-serve basis by a trained audiology assistant. If necessary, … Continue reading “Free Hearing Screenings Every Thursday”
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