Upcoming Events

December 14, 2012

Children Run in the CMN Reindeer Run

Columbus, GA — Miss Mya Richardson, 10 years with Auby (Auburn University mascot).












Photos by Edward Lamboy By Staff Writer Columbus, GA – The Annual CMN (Children’s Miracle Network) Reindeer Run took place this year on Sat., Dec. 8, 2012, right before the city’s Annual Christmas parade. The event began with registration and number pickup. Warm-up was between 8:45-8:55 a.m. At 9 a.m., the Reindeer run began. By 10 am, awards were presented and those who wanted to see the Christmas Parade were able to do so. The 2012 Reindeer Run was presented by Rivertown Pediatrics, PC and Neonatology Associates of Columbus. The event sponsors were McDonald’s Restaurants, Carmike Cinemas, Columbus Tape & Video and Sibley Heart Center. The host was Country’s Barbeque. This year, Children’s Miracle Network provided funding for: Hematology/Oncology space renovation and equipment-$150,000; Giraffe Omni beds-$105,000; Neonatal Transport Truck-$265,000; Neonatal Incubators-$157,000; Neonatal Ventilators-$93,000 and Pediatric Grand rounds-$10,000. All of this takes place at The Medical Center hospital.



Start: December 14, 2012 8:00 am
End: December 14, 2012 5:00 pm

Carver High School Chorus Sings For Local Bank

Columbus, GA – Students in the chorus at George Washington Carver High School entertained the bank customers and employees with Christmas songs. They sang in the lovely lobby of Citizens Trust Bank, Macon Road, the branch of the Minority-owned bank, headquartered in Atlanta, GA. George Washington Carver High School, now in its remarkable new Facility, has been very active in the community with all types of involvements. They recently presented a play, The King. The school’s principal is Mr. Eddie Lindsey. Photo by Edward Lamboy.

Start: December 14, 2012 8:00 am
End: December 14, 2012 5:00 pm

June 2, 2012

Delta Life Development Foundation, Inc., and Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc., Presents……

Delta Life Development Foundation, Inc., and the Columbus (GA) Alumnae Chapter, Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc., Presents Third Annual EMBODI Seminar

COLUMBUS, GA: May 21, 2012 – The Delta Life Development Foundation, Inc. (DLDF), and the Columbus (GA) Alumnae Chapter (CAC) of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc., will present its third annual EMBODI (Empowering Males to Build Opportunities for Developing Independence) seminar on Saturday, June 2, 2012, from 9:00am to 12:00pm at the Delta Life Development Foundation House located at 4925 Forrest Road, Columbus, Georgia.


Both informal and empirical data suggests that the vast majority of African-American males continue to be in crisis and not reaching their fullest potential educationally, socially and emotionally. EMBODI is designed to address these issues through dialogue, and recommendations for change and action.

The program will entail panel discussions on Education and Military Careers, The Legal System and Money Management.  Guest Speakers Include: Lt. Col. Jeffrey L. Fletcher, Lerone Harper, Consumer Credit Counseling Service, Deitrich Jones, Columbus Police Department, Attorney Raymond Lakes – Office of the Public Defender, Quincy Wade – Columbus Bank and Trust, and Richard Wells.

The seminar will be moderated by Dr. Eddie Obleton of Columbus State University.

Lunch and a limited supply of T-shirts and Books will be provided to the attendees.


Media Contacts

Jeanella F. Pendleton, PresidentColumbus (GA) Alumnae ChapterDelta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.



Juanita L. Davis, ChairDelta Life Development Foundation,   Inc.706-568-4209


LaRae Moore, 1st Vice   PresidentColumbus (GA) Alumnae   ChapterDelta Sigma Theta   Sorority, Inc.

(706) 563-2390


Start: June 2, 2012 9:00 am
End: June 2, 2012 12:00 pm
Venue: Delta Life Development Foundation House
Phone: 706-563-2390
4925 Forrest Road, Columbus, GA, 31907, United States

June 29, 2012

Friendship Baptist Church “Summer Camp 2012″

Friendship Baptist Church, 101 Friendship Street, Hamilton, Ga presents “Summer Camp 2012”. Camp will run for 4 weeks, Jun 4 – Jun 29, 2012, Mon – Fri, 8:00am – 5:30pm daily. It is offered for youth ages 4 – 14. Summer Camp specialties will include: Arts & Crafts, Bible Study, Outdoor & Indoor Games and Activities. Nutritional breakfast, lunch and snack served daily. There is a $15.00 Registration Fee for Summer Camp. Camp is $45.00 per child per week. We are committed to fostering the spiritual, intellectual, and physical well being of our youth while promoting a meaningful experience among them. For more information or registration form contact Titi Jones-Camp Director 706-315-0245 or Gail Ingram-706-332-9950.

Start: June 29, 2012 8:00 am
End: June 29, 2012 5:30 pm
Venue: Unnamed Venue
Phone: 706-315-0245
101 Friendship Street, , Hamilton, GA, United States
Cost: 15.00