Coastal Jazz Association Presents The Annual Duke Ellington Tribute

By Savannah Tribune | April 12, 2017

Sunday, April 23, at 5p.m. at the Ben M. Tucker Pavilion, The Club at Savannah Harbor on Hutchinson Island. is a special day in Savannah. The Coastal Jazz Association will present The Annual Duke Ellington Tribute, which celebrates the outstanding music of one of America;s greatest composers and musicians. Ellington is credited for composing well over 1000 songs. This year’s … Continue reading “Coastal Jazz Association Presents The Annual Duke Ellington Tribute”

The Savannah Community Celebrates the Life of Joe “Murray” Rivers

By Savannah Tribune | April 12, 2017

Former County Commissioner Mr. Joseph “Joe” Murray Rivers, passed away last Wednesday, April 5, 2017 at St. Joseph’s Hospital surrounded by his loving family. Rite of Christian Burial Service for Mr. Joseph “Joe” Murray Rivers Jr. will be held 11:00 A.M., Wednesday, April 12, 2017 at St. James Catholic Church located at 8412 Whitefield Ave. Joe Murray Rivers has served … Continue reading “The Savannah Community Celebrates the Life of Joe “Murray” Rivers”

Experts Discuss Technology & Tourism at Georgia Tech’s Learners & Leaders Series

By Savannah Tribune | April 12, 2017

Several Savannah tourism and technology experts — Greg Kelly, executive director, Savannah Airport Commission; Michael Owens, president and CEO of the Tourism Leadership Council; and Russ Clark, co-director of the Georgia Tech Research Network Operations Center — will address Georgia Tech-Savannah’s “Learners and Leaders” series on Thursday, May 4, at 7:30 a.m. Together they will share how the application of … Continue reading “Experts Discuss Technology & Tourism at Georgia Tech’s Learners & Leaders Series”

Savannah Beauty Culturists’ League Holds 71st State Convention

By Savannah Tribune | April 12, 2017

The Georgia State Beauty Culturists’ League will hold their 71st State Convention in Savannah at the Hilton Garden Inn, midtown on Abercorn. April 22-25, 2017.They will celebrate with an array of activities including education, shopping, and more. and the public is invited to attend. Sirens Imaging will present a fashion to include the latest in fashion and hair styles. Minister … Continue reading “Savannah Beauty Culturists’ League Holds 71st State Convention”

Dr. Arletha McSwain To Recieve USDLA Hall Of Fame Award

By Savannah Tribune | April 12, 2017

Dr. Arletha Mc- Swain, Dean of the B-CU Online College is selected to receive the 2017 United States Distance Learning Association (USDLA) Hall of Fame Award. This award is presented to industry experts who have made great contributions in leadership, technology, research, and teaching. Dr. McSwain’s strong willingness to lead and her eagerness for success have not gone unnoticed. As … Continue reading “Dr. Arletha McSwain To Recieve USDLA Hall Of Fame Award”

Retirement of Rev. Dr. Lexcie and First Lady Mary Aiken

By Savannah Tribune | April 12, 2017

“After 48 years, it was time for us to retire as the Pastor & First Lady of St. Luke Missionary Baptist Church, Rev. and Mrs. Lexie Aiken Throughout the years, we have been blessed by so many people within Savannah, Georgia, the Low Country and the United States. Thank you for making a difference in our lives and blessing our … Continue reading “Retirement of Rev. Dr. Lexcie and First Lady Mary Aiken”

NAACP 13th Annual Curtis V. Cooper Life Members Breakfast

By Savannah Tribune | April 12, 2017

The Savannah Branch NAACP will hold its 13th Annual Curtis V. Cooper Life Members Breakfast on Saturday, April 15, 9 AM at Prince Hall Masonic Temple, 602 East Broad Street. This breakfast is open to the public. Tickets are $25 and should be purchased in advance from the NAACP office at 1204 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. Seating is limited. … Continue reading “NAACP 13th Annual Curtis V. Cooper Life Members Breakfast”

Local Organization Needs Your Help To Dig Wells In Africa

By Savannah Tribune | April 12, 2017

On January 17-24 Kewanna Bush International, a nondenominational Christian organization that serves those who are suffering from poverty and injustice, regardless of color, belief, or gender, traveled to Nairobi, Kenya to find out how the organization could help the poverty stricken natives. The journey encompassed finding some land to build an orphanage for the homeless children. A site was found … Continue reading “Local Organization Needs Your Help To Dig Wells In Africa”

Reverend Evelyn Perkins Selected A.M.E. Minister’s Spouse of the Year

By Savannah Tribune | April 12, 2017

Reverend Evelyn Perkins is a native of Kingsland, Ga and she is the daughter of late Pearlie Mae and Mack Taylor. She is the seventh child of eleven children. She is the wife of the Rev. Earl Perkins and the first lady of Mount Zion, Statesboro, Ga. She accepted Christ at an early age and enjoys serving God’s people whether … Continue reading “Reverend Evelyn Perkins Selected A.M.E. Minister’s Spouse of the Year”

NAACP 13th Annual Curtis V. Cooper Life Members Breakfast

By Savannah Tribune | April 12, 2017

The Savannah Branch NAACP will hold its 13th Annual Curtis V. Cooper Life Members Breakfast on Saturday, April 15, 9 AM at Prince Hall Masonic Temple, 602 East Broad Street. This breakfast is open to the public. Tickets are $25 and should be purchased in advance from the NAACP office at 1204 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. Seating is limited. … Continue reading “NAACP 13th Annual Curtis V. Cooper Life Members Breakfast”