First District Youth Convention General Missionary Baptist Convention of GA, Inc.

By Savannah Tribune | September 27, 2017

“Running for My Life,” empowering youth to be ambassadors for Christ was key to Youth Convention. All ages of youth were in attendance, Saturday, September 16, 2017, at Historic Mt. Pleasant Missionary Baptist Church, Rev. Michael Paul Dickerson, Pastor, in Claxton, GA. Agnes McNeal, Youth Director and Wanda Chaplin, Children’s Coordinator, implemented activities and workshops where Jesus Christ was center. … Continue reading “First District Youth Convention General Missionary Baptist Convention of GA, Inc.”

Savannah State Homecoming Is October 1-8

By Savannah Tribune | September 27, 2017

Savannah State University (SSU) will celebrate Homecoming Week from Sunday, October 1, to Sunday, October 8. The week will be marked by multiple events, including music, lectures, networking events, a carnival, alumni gatherings and more. The celebratory theme is “Classic” in honor of Savannah State’s status as the oldest institute of higher education in Savannah and oldest public HBCU in … Continue reading “Savannah State Homecoming Is October 1-8”

Telfair Museums Presents

By Savannah Tribune | September 27, 2017

Telfair Museums presents a free talk by distinguished museum director and artist Kimberly Camp for the fall 2017 Lawrence Lecture. Ms. Camp will tell the fascinating story of renowned art collector Albert C. Barnes and his relationship with the African American community in a lecture titled, The Barnes Foundation: Beyond the Mainstream. The lecture will take place at 6pm on … Continue reading “Telfair Museums Presents”

2017-2018 Chatham County Youth Commission Sworn In!

By Savannah Tribune | September 27, 2017

Friday, September 22, 2017 during the Chatham County Commission meeting, the Honorable Al Scott, Chairman of the Chatham County Commission gave the oath of office to 37 Chatham County Youth Commissioners, appointing them to serve as the representatives of youth of Chatham County. 22 of these young people are new candidates and 15 are returning for another term. The Youth … Continue reading “2017-2018 Chatham County Youth Commission Sworn In!”

National African American Women’s Movement Presents

By Savannah Tribune | September 27, 2017

The National African American Women’s Movement LLC (NAAWM) will host a solutions-focused interactive conference called “The National African-American Women’s Conversation” on Saturday, October 7, 2017 at the Atlanta Airport Marriott Hotel (4711 Best Road, Atlanta, GA 30337). It fills the gap in social advocacy which traditionally excludes Black women. Your input is required to provide knowledge, insight, accountability, and coaching. … Continue reading “National African American Women’s Movement Presents”

Council to Consider Resolution for ‘The Savannah Bridge’

By Savannah Tribune | September 27, 2017

Next Thursday, Sept. 28th, City Council will vote to adopt a resolution to rename the Talmadge Bridge. Savannah Mayor Eddie DeLoach is recommending renaming it “The Savannah Bridge”. If the resolution is approved by Council, the City of Savannah will then send the resolution to the Governor, the Georgia Department of Transportation, and our Chatham County delegation encouraging them to … Continue reading “Council to Consider Resolution for ‘The Savannah Bridge’”

SSU Dean to Speak at PDK TEA & CHEERS Reception

By Savannah Tribune | September 27, 2017

Phi Delta Kappa, Chapter 1219 will recognize and show appreciation for schools performing better than statistically expected at a TEA & CHEERS social event on Saturday September 30, 2017 at the Southwest Regional Auditorium, 14097 Abercorn Street. Registration begins at 2:30 PM. Dr. Mary Kropiewnicki, Dean and Professor at the Savannah State University School of Education will speak at the … Continue reading “SSU Dean to Speak at PDK TEA & CHEERS Reception”

Dr. Ann Levett To Speak At The Savannah DBA Meeting

By Savannah Tribune | September 27, 2017

Savannah Downtown Business Association’s (SDBA) breakfast meeting on Wednesday, October 11 will feature Dr. Ann Levett, superintendent of the Savannah/ Chatham County Public School System (SCCPSS) and her discussing “Season of Impact: Year of Excellence” at the SoHo South Cafe, 12 West Liberty Street. The event is open to the public and the deadline to register is Friday, October 6. … Continue reading “Dr. Ann Levett To Speak At The Savannah DBA Meeting”

Throw The Ultimate Tailgate

By Savannah Tribune | September 27, 2017

Football season is back, and that means it’s time to stock up on all the tailgating essentials. This year, kick your game up a notch with simple tailgating recipes. These easy recipes will get you enjoying the festivities in no time, whether you’re tailgating at the stadium or homegating on your couch. No matter which team you and your friends … Continue reading “Throw The Ultimate Tailgate”

Letter to the Editor

By Savannah Tribune | September 27, 2017

Many thanks to the Savannah Tribune for sponsoring and promoting the 36th annual Savannah Jazz Festival this past week. By any measure, this year’s festival was among the very best in the history of the Coastal Jazz Association, a group I co-founded and served as its first president in the early 1980s. From the high quality of the music to … Continue reading “Letter to the Editor”