SSU Track & Field Opens Outdoor Season With Dominate Performance

By | February 26, 2014

The Savannah State men’s and women’s track & field teams opened the 2014 outdoor season with a dominate performance in the annual SSU Eyeopener, hosted by the Tigers at T.A. Wright Stadium on Saturday. The Tigers and Lady Tigers picked up a combined 19 first place finishes against an eight team field. Along with SSU, Edward Waters, Albany State, Savannah … Continue reading “SSU Track & Field Opens Outdoor Season With Dominate Performance”

Letter To The Editor

By | February 26, 2014

Rumors are circulating that the 1965 Savannah Pharmacy and historic NAACP Headquarters under W. W. Law is slated for unannounced demolition as soon as this coming week. As this is a significant building for a number of reasons such an action would not simply be the loss of yet another unoccupied building left to atrophy, but it would be an … Continue reading “Letter To The Editor”

Gould Elementary Presents ‘Black History Is American History’

By | February 26, 2014

After a month of projects, essays and art, Gould Elementary’s celebration of Black history will culminate in two programs on Thursday, February 27, 2014. The first program will take place at 9:45 a.m. and will feature songs, poems, and biography presentations on famous African-Americans by Pre-K through second grade students. The second presentation will take place at 1:30 p.m. and … Continue reading “Gould Elementary Presents ‘Black History Is American History’”

STC Honors The 2014 Instructor Of The Year

By | February 26, 2014

Lahoma Patton has been selected as the Savannah Technical College 2014 Instructor of the Year and is the College’s Rick Perkins Award winner. The Rick Perkins Award for Excellence in Technical Instruction honors outstanding faculty members at each of the Technical College System of Georgia institutions. Patton will represent Savannah Technical College in regional and statewide events. Patton has been … Continue reading “STC Honors The 2014 Instructor Of The Year”

Education And Health Summit

By | February 26, 2014

Saturday, March 22, 2014 a Education and Health Summit will be held at 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 a.m at the Coastal Georgia Center located at 305 Famhm St. The focus of this summit will be the presentation of relevant research and scientific data pertaining to the process of learning and neurological factors that impact the learning process. Attendees will learn … Continue reading “Education And Health Summit”

A Night Of Laughter With Gospel Legend Vickie Winans And Friends

By | February 26, 2014

The Sixth Episcopal District—Savannah District African Methodist Episcopal Church and Bryant-Buchanan Productions, Inc. presents two-stunning comedy shows March 15th, 2014 at 1pm and 6pm at Cavalry Baptist Temple, 4625 Waters Ave, Savannah GA 31404 featuring Gospel legend, Vickie Winans as comedian and Gospel singer. Special guest performers will also include Barbara Carlyle of BET Comic View, Def Comedy Jam and … Continue reading “A Night Of Laughter With Gospel Legend Vickie Winans And Friends”

Savannah’s First Black Eye Doctor

By | February 26, 2014

(Part4ofa4PartSeries) “Destiny is not a matter of chance; it is a matter of choice. It is not a thing to be waited for; it is a thing to be achieved.” William Jennings Bryan Dr. Jim Dandy’s journey is not a matter of chance. When he was diagnosed with a progressive, degenerative eye disease that would eventually render him blind, he … Continue reading “Savannah’s First Black Eye Doctor”

New Mount Olive Baptist Church Savannah Awards Gala Held

By | February 26, 2014

New Mount Olive Baptist Church held their Savannah Awards Gala last Saturday evening presenting awards to those unsung heroes and sheroes of the Savannah-Chatham Community. Among the recipients were The Savannah Tribune’s Vice President and Advertising Director, Tanya Milton; Rev. Matthew Southall Brown, Sr., Pastor Emeritus St. John Baptist Church; Desmond Deval of D&D Photography; Albertha Dillon, Alicia Blakely; Antwan … Continue reading “New Mount Olive Baptist Church Savannah Awards Gala Held”

Gaffney Promoted To Loan Officer

By | February 26, 2014

Alicia Gaffney has been promoted to Loan Officer at Carver State Bank. Prior to assuming the new position, she was a Loan Administrator. As Loan Officer, Gaffney will be the bank’s primary contact from most consumer, small business loans and church loans. She will also help implement the bank’s marketing, loan documentation, regulatory compliance and community development efforts. Gaffney will … Continue reading “Gaffney Promoted To Loan Officer”

63rd Annual Southern Regional Press Institute Held

By | February 26, 2014

Social media in a global society was the focus of the 63rd annual Southern Regional Press Institute held at Savannah State University on last week. The three day long event held numerous workshops, a career fair, and a luncheon that featured professionals in various genres of mass communication. In collaboration with Savannah State University’s Mass Communications Department, led by Dr. … Continue reading “63rd Annual Southern Regional Press Institute Held”