Celebrating The Life of Dr. Jimmie James, Jr.

By Savannah Tribune | July 12, 2017

A native of Hattiesburg, Mississippi, Dr. Jimmie James, Jr., was born on July 5, 1938, the first of six children born to the late Jimmie and Annie Mae James. He received the Bachelor of Music Education degree from Jackson State University where he was the first tuba major, graduating cum laude in three years; the master of science degree from … Continue reading “Celebrating The Life of Dr. Jimmie James, Jr.”

The CJA Monthly Concert Series Presents: The Music of My Heroes: Jody Espina

By Savannah Tribune | July 12, 2017

July’s Coastal Jazz Concert on Sunday, July 16th at 5 PM at the Benjamin M. Tucker Pavilion (The Club at Savannah Harbor) will be an intimate portrait of the music and lives of the musicians that most influenced Jody Espina. These tortured geniuses, including Lester Young, Charlie Parker and Stan Getz were all phenomenal stars in their day and for … Continue reading “The CJA Monthly Concert Series Presents: The Music of My Heroes: Jody Espina”

Pastor Matthew Southall Brown, Sr. 95th Birthday Celebration

By Savannah Tribune | July 12, 2017

Join the family, church members, former parishioners, political leaders and friends of Pastor Matthew Southall Brown, Sr. as they celebrate his birthday at First African Baptist Church, 23 Montgomery Street Savannah, Georgia. The worship service will be held on Sunday, July 16, 2017 at 10:00am in the main sanctuary. Pastor Brown was born to the parents of Christopher and Helen … Continue reading “Pastor Matthew Southall Brown, Sr. 95th Birthday Celebration”

Berksteiner Crowned as Miss Black Savannah USA

By Savannah Tribune | July 12, 2017

On May 21, 2017 Ambria Berksteiner closed the doors of her matriculation at Spelman College and opened the doors to her reign as Miss Black Savannah USA 2017. As a recent Spelman college graduate, and while maintaining academic success Ambria has held many leadership roles throughout the Spelman College community. She was a Spelman College Student Ambassador; member of the … Continue reading “Berksteiner Crowned as Miss Black Savannah USA”

Savannah Chapter of Top Ladies of Distinction, Inc. Attends National Syn Lod Conference

By Savannah Tribune | July 12, 2017

St. Louis, Missouri came alive when the Top Ladies of Distinction, Inc. emerged on the city to attend their national Syn Lod conference. The Savannah Chapter was well represented with nine Ladies in attendance. Representing the Savannah Chapter were the chapter’s organizer, Lady Jacquelyn Stephens, chapter president, Lady Annette Mitchell, Lady Deborah Adams, Lady Belinda Brown, Lady Rycal Carter, Lady … Continue reading “Savannah Chapter of Top Ladies of Distinction, Inc. Attends National Syn Lod Conference”

Dockery to Display Art

By Savannah Tribune | July 12, 2017

Britton Dockery began his artistic endeavors as a adolescent Inspired by Dali and Magritte, allowed the gateway for fine arts to open. Over the years as a self taught artist, transcending techniques and liberal views have made his art what it is today. Dockery will display his art at the Sentient- Bean, located at 13 E. Park Ave. beginning August … Continue reading “Dockery to Display Art”

City To Host Small Business Opportunity Program Outreach Sessions

By Savannah Tribune | July 12, 2017

The City of Savannah is developing a new Small Business Opportunity program to help small and disadvantaged companies thrive. The proposed Small Business Opportunity program aims to increase utilization of local small businesses in all areas of City procurement. Savannah based firms may be eligible for the Small Business Enterprise certification, giving them access to sheltered City contracts. To gather … Continue reading “City To Host Small Business Opportunity Program Outreach Sessions”

Women At The Table The Effects of Crime & What We Can Do

By Savannah Tribune | July 12, 2017

Crime has devasting negative effects in our city and on every citizen, but there are things that everyone can do. Women At The Table extends an invitation to the community to come out and join them Sunday, July 16 at 5:00pm for a meaningful discussion on this very important topic. WATT’s new meeting place is; Dandy Youth Development Corporation (DYDC) … Continue reading “Women At The Table The Effects of Crime & What We Can Do”

NAACP Mass Meeting Scheduled

By Savannah Tribune | July 12, 2017

The Savannah Branch NAACP will hold a Mass Meeting on Sunday, July 23, 4 PM at Asbury United Methodist Church, 1201 Abercorn Street. Savannah City Manager Rob Hernandez will share his vision and strategic plan for the City at the meeting. The Savannah City Council appoints the City Manager to serve as the Chief Executive Officer of the City. On … Continue reading “NAACP Mass Meeting Scheduled”

Every Praise Gets Better Tour

By Savannah Tribune | July 12, 2017

Christopher Entertainment Agency and Temple of Glory Community Church present The Every Praise Gets Better Reunion Tour featuring Bishop Hezekiah Walker and Israel Houghton. This event will take place on Thursday, July 27th at the Temple of Glory Community Church, 1105 Stiles Avenue. The show starts at 7pm and doors open at 6pm. Tickets are on sale now! Log on … Continue reading “Every Praise Gets Better Tour”