Dandy Youth Development: Making a Difference

By Savannah Tribune | May 09, 2018

Dandy Youth Development (DYD) was founded in 2015 by Dr. J. Alphonso Dandy in an effort to combat the negative statistics and low expectations promoted against African American boys and young men in America. He is convinced that if Black boys and young men are given the preparation and opportunity to excel, they can and will succeed. The mission of … Continue reading “Dandy Youth Development: Making a Difference”

Transforming Women Entrepreners

By Savannah Tribune | May 09, 2018

Frontier Airlines Arrives In Savannah

By Savannah Tribune | May 09, 2018

Last week, low fare carrier, Frontier Airlines, announced two new non-stop routes from Savannah/ Hilton Head International Airport. Frontier will now offer the longest route from Savannah with nonstop flights to Denver and will be the only low-cost airline flying to Philadelphia. Flights are available for purchase now at flyfrontier.com with introductory fares as low as $39* each way. The … Continue reading “Frontier Airlines Arrives In Savannah”

Georgia Funeral Service Practitioners Association To Hold Annual Convention

By Savannah Tribune | May 09, 2018

Georgia Funeral Service Practitioners Association, Inc. will hold its Annual Convention May 20-23, 2018 at the historic Savannah Marriott Riverfront Hotel. This year, the organization will recognize and honor Mrs. Kathy Davis-Wiley owner of Davis Funeral Home in Louisville, Georgia as “Mortician of the Year” and the Honorable Dr. Otis B. Johnson, former Mayor of Savannah as Humanitarian of the … Continue reading “Georgia Funeral Service Practitioners Association To Hold Annual Convention”

This Is What Motherhood Looks Like!

By Savannah Tribune | May 09, 2018

Mom, you’re a wonderful mother, So gentle, yet so strong. The many ways you show you care Always make me feel I belong. You’re patient when I’m foolish; You give guidance when I ask; It seems you can do most anything; You’re the master of every task. You’re a dependable source of comfort; You’re my cushion when I fall. You … Continue reading “This Is What Motherhood Looks Like!”

Happy Mother’s Day

By Savannah Tribune | May 09, 2018

No Cost Healthcare

By Savannah Tribune | May 09, 2018

On May 10 – May 18, 2018 (8:00 am – 4:00 pm), the federal government will provide healthcare services to citizens of our community at no cost to the recipients. Services provided will include physical exams, dental extractions and fillings, eye exams, fabrication of glasses and veterinary services (Civic Center only). The four locations are: Savannah Civic Center, Garden City … Continue reading “No Cost Healthcare”

Recipient Of The Inaugural Imam Maajid Faheem ‘Ali Leadership in Service Scholarship Announced

By Savannah Tribune | May 09, 2018

Layla Basil is the 2017 recipient of the inaugural Imam Maajid Faheem ‘Ali Leadership in Service Scholarship. A native of Philadelphia, PA, Layla is the youngest child of Hashim and Aliya Basil, both born and raised in Philadelphia as well. Her father serves as a officer of the Philadelphia Police Department, and her mother owns a childcare facility in West … Continue reading “Recipient Of The Inaugural Imam Maajid Faheem ‘Ali Leadership in Service Scholarship Announced”

District 3 Town Hall Meetings Set for May 15th, 16th and 21st

By Savannah Tribune | May 09, 2018

City of Savannah District 3 Alderman John Hall is hosting three Town Hall meetings. The first meeting will take place on Tuesday, May 15th at the Eli Whitney Complex, 2 Laura Street. The second meeting will take place on Wednesday, May 16th at the Whitefield United Methodist Church, 725 E. 55th Street@ Waters Avenue. The third meeting will be on … Continue reading “District 3 Town Hall Meetings Set for May 15th, 16th and 21st”

Gamma Sigma Omega Recognition at Regional Conference

By Savannah Tribune | May 09, 2018

Members of the Gamma Sigma Omega chapter (GSO) of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated attended the 65th South Atlantic Regional Conference in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida from April 25th – 29th, 2018 where the chapter received regional recognitions. GSO received two First Place Awards – the Sonja W. Garcia Image Award and attendance; and a Runner-Up Award for the Environmental Ownership … Continue reading “Gamma Sigma Omega Recognition at Regional Conference”