143rd Anniversary Biscuit Brunch & Sneaker Ball: The Savannah Tribune

By Savannah Tribune | August 15, 2018

Study Provides Insights On Unique Health Needs Of African Americans

By Savannah Tribune | August 15, 2018

African Americans express more motivation to pursue a healthier lifestyle than non-African Americans, yet are less likely to describe themselves as being in good health, according to recent findings from the African American Health Engagement Study (AAHES), a collaboration of Pfizer, the National Medical Association (NMA) and the National Black Nurses Association (NBNA). The AAHES study examines the health attitudes … Continue reading “Study Provides Insights On Unique Health Needs Of African Americans”

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By Savannah Tribune | August 15, 2018

Jody Patterson

By Savannah Tribune | August 15, 2018

Massie Heritage Center – Lift Every Voice Program Participation

By Savannah Tribune | August 15, 2018

On Saturday, August 18 and Sunday, August 19, 2018, Massie Heritage Center will participate in the Lift Every Voice: Savannah’s African American Historic Sites Free Day cooperative program with the Smithsonian’s National Museum of History and Culture. The schedule is as follows: Saturday, August 18 at 2:00 PM: The documentary entitled “Forty Acres and a Mule” will be featured. The … Continue reading “Massie Heritage Center – Lift Every Voice Program Participation”

2018 Annual King-Tisdell Cottage Foundation Awards Gala Honorees

By Savannah Tribune | August 15, 2018

The King-Tisdell Cottage Foundation is pleased to announce the Honorees for the 2018 Annual KTCF Awards Gala and to invite your participation and support as we celebrate their accomplishments. The Gala will be held at the Savannah International Trade and Convention Center on Saturday, September 22, 2018 at 7:30 PM. A reception will begin at 6:45 PM. Parking is complimentary. … Continue reading “2018 Annual King-Tisdell Cottage Foundation Awards Gala Honorees”

Scenes from The Savannah Tribune 143rd Anniversary Biscuit Brunch SneakerBall

By Savannah Tribune | August 15, 2018

Losing “The Queen of Soul”: Aretha Franklin

By Savannah Tribune | August 15, 2018

As of Monday, August 13, 2018, the 76-year-old singer Aretha Franklin was in hospice care for a grave illness. CNN reported that she was surrounded by loving family during this uncertain time. Showbiz 411’s Roger Friedman said, “All further announcements will be made by her family. We just want to send love and prayers.” The first news of Aretha Franklin’s … Continue reading “Losing “The Queen of Soul”: Aretha Franklin”

Savannah Branch NAACP Freedom Fund Banquet Tickets Available

By Savannah Tribune | August 15, 2018

Freedom Fund Tickets for the 37th Annual Banquet are now available at the NAACP branch office at 1204 Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd. The Freedom Fund Banquet is scheduled for Saturday, October 20th at the Savannah Marriot Riverfront Hotel at 7 PM. Individual tickets are $100 and a table of 10 is priced at $950. For more information, call the … Continue reading “Savannah Branch NAACP Freedom Fund Banquet Tickets Available”

New Library Executive Director Announced

By Savannah Tribune | August 15, 2018

Live Oak Public Libraries and the Regional Board of Library Trustees are pleased to announce Tom Sloan as Library Executive Director. Sloan began his position on August 1, 2018 and he brings with him more than thirty years of library experience. He has been a library director for systems in Florida, Illinois and most recently New York. He has served … Continue reading “New Library Executive Director Announced”