September 2, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

The Savannah Tribune Celebrates The Life Of Amelia Boynton Robinson

Civil rights activist Amelia Boynton Robinson was born Amelia Platts on August 18, 1911 to George and Anna Platts of Savannah, Georgia. Both of her parents were of African American, Cherokee Indian, and German descent. More...

Special Sections

Health

Alzheimer’s Friendly Business Program Addresses Isolation Among Family Caregivers

The Home Instead Senior Care® office serving Coastal Empire and Low Country is launching a new campaign designed to make the community more Alzheimer’s friendly. More...

Eye Care For You

Amblyopia (Lazy Eyes)

Amblyopia is the medical term for what is known as “lazy eye.” Most people think lazy eye means the eyes are crossed. Some even think that lazy eye is when one eyelid is lower than the other. More...

Church

Insight For the Living By Evangelist Rachel Thomas Reminders to New Converts and Young Christians

Remember That the Word of God is more to be depended upon than the word of any friend (Psalm 119:9) That God actually means what he says. That you are not to dictate to Him, but to let Him dictate to you (Ecclesiastes 5:2). More...

Holy Communion at Brampton Missionary Baptist

Pastor Titus U. Lovett and the Brampton Missionary Baptist Church family invites you to please join them in their Holy Communion on September 6, 2015 at 11am. The church is located on 24 Coach Joe Turner Street, Savannah, Ga 31408. More...

Thank You

Bishop Willie Ferrell and Elect Lady Margaret Ferrell would like to say Thank You, Savannah, Chatham County, and surrounding areas, for all of your kind and unselfish acts of love, shown to us during our 28th Pastoral Appreciation. More...

United Way of The Coastal Empire Kicks-Off Its 2015 Fundraising Campaign

United Way of the Costal Empire will kick-off its 2015 fundraising campaign on Thursday, September 10, 2015 at the Savannah Civic Center, 301 W. Oglethorpe St, from 11:45am-1pm. More...

Mayor Jackson Opens Campaign Headquarters

With a crowd of about 300 well-wishers in attendance, Savannah Mayor Edna Branch Jackson opened her campaign headquarters and officially began her campaign for re-election on August 26, 2015. More...

Social & Community News

Georgia’s New International Skills Diploma Seal

Starting with the 2015-16 school year, Georgia will offer an International Skills Diploma Seal to graduates who demonstrate a strong interest in international business and policy. More...

Law For The People

Longshoremen: You May Be Eligible For Ga Workers Comp!

With the expansion of the ports, the likelihood of longshoreman injuries increases. More...

Operation Ceasefire

Over the past few weeks, you may have heard the terms Operation Ceasefire or Savannah Chatham Ceasefire, but you may not have heard exactly what it is and does. Operation Ceasefire is a proven, community based approach to reducing serious violence. More...

Community Events

Tompkins Class of ‘66

Greetings Wolverines. Our 50th Year Reunion is rapidly approaching. We need your attendance at our monthly meetings every third Saturday at 5 p.m. 137 King St. (Woodville). More...

Free Swim Lessons

Free Swim Lessons for adults who do not have the financial resources and cannot afford to pay for swim lessons. Adults must show proof of income to qualify. More...

Retired And Senior Volunteer Program of EOA Needs Volunteers

Share your time and special talents with others, join the Retired and Senior Volunteer Program of EOA, we need your help to help others. Through RSVP seniors 55 and older serve in various community organizations 1 to 40 hours per week. More...

Sports

SPORTS WITH WALTER MOORE

SSU Coach Overhauls Offensive Staff When the Savannah State University football team takes the field for their first game of the 2015 season, the Tigers will have a new offensive staff in place. More...

NCAA Lifts SSU Women’s Basketball APR Penalties

Savannah State University (SSU) head women’s basketball coach Cedric Baker received some good news when the National Collegiate Athletics Association (NCAA) told him that the team is no longer subject to Academic Progress Report (APR) penalties More...

Volleyball Falls To Jacksonville State 3-0

Savannah State University volleyball team fell to Jacksonville State 3-0 (25-14, 25-15, 25-8) in its first match of the 2015 season at the Kennesaw State Invitational in the KSU Convocation Center in Kennesaw, Ga. More...