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    (912) 344-3565

    Savannah Events Planning Calendar





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Savannah Blog Posts

Seven Savannah Museums Unite to "Lift Ev'ry Voice"

Seven Savannah museums have joined forces for one event this Sunday, August 20. “Lift Every Voice” will highlight the lives and contributions of African Americans in the community.

August 17th, 2017

Headlines This Week: Arena and Canal District and School Alternatives for At-Risk Youth

It's the end of the week, so I sat down with Savannah Morning News Executive Editor Susan Catron to talk about some of the week's top stories.

July 14th, 2017

Savannah Artist Remembers Orlando Pulse Victims in "49 Portraits"

June 12th marks the one year anniversary of the Orlando Pulse Nightclub shooting. The faces of the 49 victims who lost their lives that day inspired Mia Merlin, an artist and professor at Armstrong State University, to create the 49 Portraits Project.

June 9th, 2017

Hidden History: When Tragedy Inspires A Living Legacy - The Crash at Orly Field

Stan Deaton of Georgia Historical Society Today he shares the Hidden History of an airplane crash which took the lives of more than 100 Georgians, and how their memory inspired the creation of an Atlanta cultural icon.

June 7th, 2017

Latest Savannah News

Which Mayoral Candidate Will Rise Up?

On this edition of Political Rewind, the candidates for Mayor of Atlanta slug it out in their first runoff debate. Did we learn anything new about the matchup between Keisha Lance Bottoms and Mary Norwood? A Democratic state representative has introduced legislation to ban “bump stocks” in Georgia and one GOP candidate for governor is already attacking the measure. How will it fare in the 2018 session? Plus, after attacking GOP Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore, Democrats now have one of their own being called out for sexual harassment. How will the Al Franken episode resonate on Capitol Hill? Panelists: AJC Political Reporter Jim Galloway Former Atlanta Mayor Shirley Franklin Republican Insider and Columnist Jackie Cushman
November 17, 2017

Rep. Carter Repeats Call For Harbor Expansion Funding

Georgia Congressman Buddy Carter said Friday that he continues to push for more federal funding to deepen the Savannah harbor. The state has already paid its share to get the project underway. But federal dollars have been slower. The price of the Savannah Harbor Expansion Project keeps rising. It now stands at $973 million. That’s one reason Carter said he hopes to get things moving more quickly. “That’s what’s so frustrating a lot of times, you know, when we deal with the bureaucracy of the federal government," he said. "Had we completed this project years ago, it would’ve been much more affordable.” In his latest budget proposal, President Donald Trump requested $50 million for the project. That’s half of what Georgia officials say they need each year to keep the work on track. Rep. Carter visited the Port of Savannah Friday with Rep. Garret Graves of Louisiana, who chairs a House subcommittee overseeing port regulations. Both Congressmen stressed the expected economic impact of the
November 17, 2017

On Second Thought For Friday, November 17, 2017

We dedicate an entire show to the Southern drawl. Y’all listen up now… Where did y’all come from, anyway? We can trace the use of the word all the way back to colonial ancestors. Cameron Hunt McNabb, an English professor at Southeastern University, gives us a history and dialect lesson. Plus, The Atlantic staff writer Vann Newkirk II makes the case for why y'all is needed. We talk with a panel of film experts to analyze the impact on Southern cinema, as well as how Southern filmmaking has changed today. From “Gone with the Wind” to “Selma,” what stereotypes of the South still show up on film today? Our panel includes Emory University film professor Eddy von Muller, film location scout Kalena Boller, and Savannah film producer Stratton Leopold. Southern dialect is full of surprises, easy to recognize and hard to imitate. Will Southerners’ style of speaking disappear altogether one day? We’re joined by two linguists to discuss the nuances of Southern accents and efforts to preserve
November 17, 2017

Our Annual Thanksgiving Cooking Show

It's time for our annual “Two Way Street” Thanksgiving cooking show. We’ll hear from four of Georgia’s most accomplished chefs, with their favorite Thanksgiving recipes and best holiday memories.
November 16, 2017