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    Savannah Events Planning Calendar





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Savannah Blog Posts

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

Two Generations of Artists Explore Diaspora in New Telfair Exhibit

“Generation,” an exhibit that opened at Telfair Museums last week, features art on the theme of diaspora, created by Iraqi mother and daughters.

June 1st, 2017

Latest Savannah News

Modest Improvement In Georgia's High Stakes Test

On average, scores released in the 2017 Georgia Milestones end of year test show incremental but positive improvement for schools across the state. Look past the big picture, though, and schools still have ground to make up. Take third grade literacy, largely held as one of the best predictors of future academic achievement. Third grade literacy ranged from being almost universal in some suburban schools to being largely absent elsewhere. Overall the state saw a two percentage point drop in third graders definitely reading below grade level, from 33 percent in 2016 to 31 percent this year. Some school districts, like Talbot County Schools in Southwest Georgia, showed even better year over year gains moving from 75 percent of third graders reading below grade level in 2016 to 68 percent this year. “Basically, we’re very optimistic about our testing,” said Talbot County superintendent Jack Catrett. However, Talbot County is at the bottom of the list of school districts that lagged the
July 20, 2017

Vocal Producer 'Mama Jan' Smith Instructs And Inspires The Biggest Names In Pop Music

On this edition of “Two Way Street,” we go behind the scenes of the recording business and talk to the Atlanta vocal trainer who has nurtured the careers of some of the biggest artists in popular music. Usher, Sugarland, Justin Bieber, India Arie, Drake, Ludacris, Collective Soul and so many others have all turned to Jan Smith to hone their voices and to learn life lessons from the woman they call Mama Jan.
July 20, 2017

Coastal Ga. Weekend: Savannah And Coastal Events July 20-23

It's another busy summer weekend in Savannah. Connect Savannah 's Jessica Leigh Lebos and G100 's Mia Amini have some tips to help you make the most of it.
July 20, 2017

Can Trump Revive GOP's Push To Repeal And Replace Obamacare?

Today on “Political Rewind,” the Senate fumbles on health care, but President Trump tries to recover. Will a lunchtime meeting put a bill back in play? Our panel looks at the latest iteration of the attempt to repeal and replace Obamacare and what it means for those of us who rely on medical insurance. Our panel voted to draft Georgia Sen. Johnny Isakson, already lauded for his bipartisanship by the New York Times, to lead the way forward.
July 19, 2017