Savannah held its Picnic in the Park event at Forsyth Park on Sunday, Oct. 6, downtown from 3pm to 9pm.
On Oct. 1, a federal judge temporarily blocked Georgia’s controversial abortion law, which banned the medical practice after detection of a heartbeat in the fetus.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is warning the public to quit using e-cigarette products after an outbreak of lung diseases reported throughout the United States.
Jarvoo Edwards approached the totem pole with grave poise. Elated to have succumb thus far, the Morehouse interim athletic director began to introduce Morehouse’s newest initiative.
Devil’s Backbone showed the violence and tragic experiences that people faced during the Spanish Civil War.
Savannah State University has international students from all the parts of the world, including the Bahamas. Those students are working hard to help families and friends in the archipelago, which was destroyed by Hurricane Dorian as a Category 5 storm when it hit the area.
Savannah State University has released through the LiveSafe app that since Georgia state Governor Brian Kemp has issued a mandatory evacuation for six of Georgia’s coastal counties, including Chatham County where SSU is located.
Savannah State University has cancelled classes for Tuesday, Sept. 3 but students should check their D2L accounts in order to not fall behind in their classwork.
Hurricane Dorian has been updated to a Category 4 storm by the National Weather Service. It's expected that its current path will make landfall on Florida's eastern seaboard sometime late Monday night or Tuesday morning.
The annual Southern Regional Press Institute (SRPI) is a conference for journalism and mass communication students at Savannah State University (SSU). It was founded in 1951 by Wilton C. Scott, the director of public relations at the University.
(CNN) -- Actor Jussie Smollett paid two men $3,500 to stage an attack on himself last month, taking "advantage of the pain and anger of racism to promote his career," Chicago Police Superintendent Eddie T. Johnson said Thursday.
The Savannah Black Heritage Festival in cooperation with Beech Institute presented SCAD’s “In Tune: The Ben Tucker Story” documentary, delineating the life and legacy of one of Savannah’s most famous jazz celebrities, Benjamin Tucker.
The study of black history, black press and the challenge of being a black young adult nowadays was the focus of the Ben Chavis’s speech at Savannah State University on Monday afternoon.
During what has become the longest federal government closure in United States' history, Americans have started to wonder what measures they can take to ensure the safety of the meals that are being prepared for their families.
Teachers and public school systems all over America are taking a loss. The United States is experiencing one of the greatest shortages in teachers and state educators in over a decade. Since the early 1990s, the national enrollment number of those in teacher education programs has drasticall…
Over one hundred citizens gathered in peaceful protest at the Savannah office of Buddy Carter as part of the #NoOneIsAbovetheLaw protest movement which swept the nation at 5 p.m. local time yesterday evening in order to protect the ongoing Mueller investigation.
As the midterm elections come to an end, lines are filling up with people going out to cast their vote in the 2018 election. This election is historical because Stacey Abrams could possibly be the first African-American woman governor in the United States.
Mental health has been on the forefront of many discussions this year after high-profile suicides like those of celebrity chef Anthony Bourdain and designer Kate Spade. Approximately 1 in 5 adults in the United States suffer from a mental health illness, according to the National Alliance on…
Tuesday evening at Savannah State University, gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams, arrived to give a speech at the gazebo to encourage early voting. The crowd, filled with students, alumni, members of the press and community, brimmed towards the street. The crowd chanted, “Stacey, Stacey, …
Savannah State University announced on Tuesday that due to inclement weather, the university is now closed and classes are suspended on Wednesday, October 10.
Today is the last day to register to vote in Georgia and Florida. Voter registration is even easier now with the help of social media campaigns and even celebrities helping fans get registered.
(CNN) -- At least four people, including a mother and her infant, have died in North Carolina as Hurricane Florence slowly moves through the Carolinas, officials said Friday.
The Savannah State Lady Tigers Softball team (5-12) took on the University of Maryland Eastern Shore (1-17) in a home doubleheader Wednesday afternoon. Winds were around 10 mph and the temperature was in the mid 50’s making the conditions for the game much colder and windier than usual.
The pre-dawn hours of Jan. 31 will host an incredibly view of a super blue blood moon. According to NASA, people living in North America will be able to see the eclipse before sunrise on Wednesday. For eager stargazers the upcoming night will be a “once in a blue moon” treat. Savannah State…
Included in several actions to reverse Obama-era policies, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has announced plans to dismantle net neutrality regulations on internet providers.
Wednesday, Dec. 6, President Donald Trump announced he was moving the U.S. Embassy to Jerusalem, recognizing it as the capital of Israel, in a speech delivered at the White House.
Savannah State University represented well at the 10th annual HBCU Career Development Marketplace Conference held at the University of Maryland, College Park.
On Tuesday, October 24th The American League champion Houston Astros met The National League champion Los Angeles Dodgers for Game 2 of the MLB World Series. This game has already been labeled one of the best games in MLB history.
Three Savannah State University volleyball players are working with members of the International Education Center staff to help the people of Puerto Rico after Hurricane Maria left much of the U.S. territory destroyed.
What was meant to be one of the biggest moments in history turned out to be nothing but a rainy day that covered the excitement of Savannah State students. Since 1918, it has been 99 years since the last sighting of the solar eclipse for the United States.
Saturday was a defining moment in history as white supremacists would march the streets of the Charlottesville, Va., declaring their hatred for African-Americans, Jews and other minority groups.
Just earlier today in a series of tweets President Trump announced his ban on transgender indiviuals from the U.S. military. This ban comes as a reversal than what the Obama administration decided that would allow transgender recuits to serve.
Savannah State University President Cheryl Dozier addressed the press in front of Hill Hall on Savannah State University’s campus to discuss the meeting she and other presidents of Historically Black Colleges and Universities attended in Washington, D.C. earlier this week.
Savannah State University is working to educate its international students on their rights in the United States. About 40 students attended a lecture Thursday Feb. 16 in Hubert Hall titled, "Know Your Rights: International Students".
Republican members of the Constitution Subcommittee in the House of Representatives held a hearing today on “The State of Religious Liberty in America” to address the recent executive order from President Donald Trump that restricted access to the United States from travelers from seven Musl…
A group of several hundred people gathered in Johnson and Wright squares in downtown Savannah on Saturday to show solidarity with what has been called one of the largest protests in U.S. history.
Savannah State University students and Savannah residents say they were disgruntled by this weekend’s events in Washington, particularly Donald Trump’s presidential inauguration and the Women’s March on Washington.