The Savannah Tribune Salutes Women’s History Month

By | March 30, 2011

Editor’s Note: Throughout the month of March, we have spotlighted women in our community who have made significant contributions to our com- munity, city and world. While we cannot highlight the achievements of all the great women of our commu- nity, we can say thank you to all of you. We hope that you have enjoyed this series in observance … Continue reading “The Savannah Tribune Salutes Women’s History Month”

Black Expo Returns to Savannah

By | March 30, 2011

The 2011 Savannah Black Expo is set for April 9, from 11:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m., at the Savannah Civic Center. Special guests include the R&B group After 7, virtuoso violinist and hiphop artist Lee England, Jr., actor Hosea Chanchez, known as Malik on the CW/BET comedy drama “The Game,” and celebrity chef Hopeton Hibberts, Jr., chief culinary artisan with French restaurant … Continue reading “Black Expo Returns to Savannah”

Democratic Committee Announces 2011 Buttimer Award Honorees

By | March 30, 2011

Having set financial and attendance records at its 2010 Toby Buttimer Awards dinner, the Chatham County Democratic Committee today releases its Buttimer Award Honorees for 2011: Toby Buttimer Award 2011 Honoree- Floyd Adams, Jr. Floyd Adams, Jr: Now a member of the Savannah – Chatham County Board of Public Education, having been elected twice to represent the 2nd District, Floyd … Continue reading “Democratic Committee Announces 2011 Buttimer Award Honorees”

30th ANNUAL SOUTHERN HOMESHOW

By | March 30, 2011

The Home Builders Association of Greater Savannah will sponsor the 30th Annual Southern Home Show (Savannah’s ORIGINAL Home Show) on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, April 1- 3, 2011 at the International Trade and Convention Center. This year’s show is filled with excitement as we salute our military heroes. Come see the large display of military vehicles and speak with World … Continue reading “30th ANNUAL SOUTHERN HOMESHOW”

Spike Lee Delivers Power-packed Message at Savannah State University

By | March 30, 2011

Tuesday night, March 22, 2011 Spike Lee was very gracious with his valuable time as he spoke at Savannah State University for more than an hour dispensing a wealth of triedand tested nuggets of wisdom. On stage he very seldom stood behind the podium. Instead, he favored walking across the stage with mic in hand and actually connecting with the … Continue reading “Spike Lee Delivers Power-packed Message at Savannah State University”

Correia Speaks at Amnesty International’s Youth Summit

By | March 30, 2011

Atone Correia, a junior at Johnson High School was selected to be a keynote speaker for Amnesty International’s Youth Summit. The summit will took place March 16- 20, 2011 in San Francisco, California. The event was a prelude to the organizations’ Annual General Meeting which commemorates AIUSA’s 50th anniversary. Antone was followed on the program by AIUSA’s Executive Director, Larry … Continue reading “Correia Speaks at Amnesty International’s Youth Summit”

NAACP Celebrates 75th Anniversary of Youth & College Division

By | March 30, 2011

The NAACP is celebrating the 75th anniversary of its Youth & College Division, created in 1936. According to its mission statement, the division aims to inform youth of the problems affecting African Americans and other racial and ethnic minorities, to advance the status of the African American community, to stimulate appreciation of the African Diaspora and other people of color’s … Continue reading “NAACP Celebrates 75th Anniversary of Youth & College Division”

Reflections of the Times: The 1961 Freedom Rides

By | March 30, 2011

A panel discussion, “Reflections of the Times: The 1961 Freedom Rides” will be held Tuesday, April 12, 4 p.m. at the Southwest Chatham Library, 925- 8305. The Freedom Riders of 1961 had a simple but daring plan: to board buses in small interracial groups to test and challenge segregated facilities in the South. They endured savage beatings, humiliation, and imprisonment, … Continue reading “Reflections of the Times: The 1961 Freedom Rides”

Health Restoration

By | March 30, 2011

Nutrition is the key to a healthy life. It is time to get the right information about what health is, and what constitutes a healthy choice. I bring to clients the newest and best information on how to stop the progression of illness, and where possible to reverse illness. We have been able to bring considerable, measurable results in nearly … Continue reading “Health Restoration”

Armstrong Assistant Dean Selected for National Leadership Program

By | March 30, 2011

Donna R. Brooks, assistant dean and associate professor of communication sciences and disorders in the College of Health Professions at Armstrong Atlantic State University, is one of 13 individuals selected to participate in the Leadership Development Program conducted by the Association of Schools of Allied Health Professions (ASAHP). The 2011 program has two parts, with the first being held March … Continue reading “Armstrong Assistant Dean Selected for National Leadership Program”