Latest Savannah Stories

2011-09-16 19:50:00

After several people were hospitalized and one woman was killed by an accident at a Pooler, Georgia, McDonald’s, the Eichholz Law Firm, of Savannah, responds with condolences and hope that such

2011-09-07 19:40:00

Concert headliners Montgomery Gentry, Kansas and Darryl Worley will be among the celebrities taking part in the 10th anniversary of Worley’s Tennessee River Run.

2011-06-25 00:00:31

The Academy is a summer program for the advanced teaching of science and engineering that incorporates and highlight industry experts. Savannah, GA (PRWEB) June 24, 2011 A week long summer camp consisting of engineering seminars and hands-on learning sessions got underway Monday, June 20, 2011 at the Savannah Engineering Academy hosted by Georgia Tech Savannah.

2011-06-07 10:05:00

SAVANNAH, Ga., June 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Award-winning actress, producer and bestselling author Whoopi Goldberg addressed the Savannah College of Art and Design graduating class of 2011 at commencement ceremonies in Savannah and Atlanta, Saturday, June 4.

2011-05-06 00:00:30

C Savannah, the city’s premier provider of tours, launches a complete new line of On Demand Specialty Tours.

2011-05-05 15:45:00

SAVANNAH, Ga., May 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- On Wednesday, May 11 at 11:30 a.m., Hideaki Omiya, the President of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd.

2011-04-18 07:30:00

SAVANNAH, Ga., April 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Savannah College of Art and Design will host SCAD Style 2011, the university's nationally recognized, signature style and design event, April 25-April 29, at various locations at SCAD Savannah and SCAD Atlanta.

Latest Savannah Reference Libraries

2009-04-28 15:06:43

Brahea armata or Mexican Blue Palm is also known as the Blue Hesper Palm and grows in Baja, California and in Savannah, Georgia. An ornamental plant, it grows to 49 feet in height and features a broad trunk, blue tinted leaves measuring 3 - 6.5 feet in width with 3 foot petioles and small brown elliptical fruits measuring 0.7 - 0.9 inches in length. Seeds from these fruits were once a regular part of the Cocopah people's diets. This species can be found growing along riverbeds, arroyos and...

2007-12-14 05:31:30

The Savannah is a cross between the Serval, an African wild cat and a domestic cat, typically the Egyptian Mau or another spotted breed. The Savannah, being one of the largest domestic breeds of cat, may weigh 10 to 40 pounds but are typically not much larger than 25 pounds. The coat of the Savannah depends on what breed is used for the domestic cross. Its coat can be tan with black or brownish spots, silver with dark spots, marble, or several other patterns. The wild look of the Savannah...

2007-01-22 13:34:34

The bush dog (Speothos venaticus) is a canid found in Central and South America, including Panama, Venezuela, Bolivia, Peru (West of the Andes), Ecuador, the Guianas, Paraguay, northeast Argentina (Misiones province), and Brazil. In spite of its extensive range, it is very rare. It was originally discovered as fossils in Brazilian caves and thought to be extinct. It is the only species in its genus, Speothos. The Bush Dog has soft long brownish-tan fur. It has a lighter reddish tinge on...

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Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.