City Opens New Sweetwater Fire Station

By Savannah Tribune | December 19, 2018

The City of Savannah held a grand opening and ribbon cutting ceremony for a new fire station at the Sweetwater Station subdivision last week. More than 40 community members and staff gathered to celebrate the opening of the fire station. The 9,760 square foot fire station will be the new home for Engine 15 and will replace the temporary facility … Continue reading “City Opens New Sweetwater Fire Station”

Embracing the Kwanzaa Principles

By Savannah Tribune | December 19, 2018

A Touch of Afrika Boutique and Cultural Shop will host a cultural awareness workshop entitled, Embracing the Kwanzaa Principles for the Uplift of Family and Community. The workshop will be held on this Saturday, December 22nd at 5:00 p.m. at the boutique, which is located at 2112 Sunset Blvd. If you would like additional information, please contact Lillian Grant-Baptiste at … Continue reading “Embracing the Kwanzaa Principles”

Kwanzaa Observance Association

By Savannah Tribune | December 19, 2018

House Cleaner Needed

By Savannah Tribune | December 19, 2018

Christmas On The River Rescheduled

By Savannah Tribune | December 19, 2018

Happy Holidays!!! Christmas on the River has been rescheduled, due to inclement weather forecasted. We will see everyone December 21st – 23rd to enjoy the Christmas spirit with music, lights, Santa, decorations and holiday cheer! Grab some hot chocolate and visit arts & crafts exhibitors with unique local holiday gifts and stocking stuffers. Choral performances, dance groups and live entertainment … Continue reading “Christmas On The River Rescheduled”

Georgia Southern Announces Schedule For 2019 Moveable Feast Lecture Series

By Savannah Tribune | December 19, 2018

Georgia Southern University announces the schedule for the 2019 Moveable Feast lecture series, presented by the College of Arts and Humanities, in cooperation with the College of Behavioral and Social Sciences, in historic venues throughout Savannah. All events begin at 6 p.m. and are free and open to the public. The fifth annual series, which kicks off on Jan. 10, … Continue reading “Georgia Southern Announces Schedule For 2019 Moveable Feast Lecture Series”

Visionary Freedom Fighter Don Rojas Recounts a Life of Service

By Savannah Tribune | December 19, 2018

Don Rojas is the former editor of the New York Amsterdam News and former national communications director of the NAACP. He is currently at his home in Baltimore, Maryland and in need of our support He is battling bone cancer. A phone conversation with Don Rojas can easily begin with the subtlest of greetings – a friendly “hello,” and good … Continue reading “Visionary Freedom Fighter Don Rojas Recounts a Life of Service”

Woodville Unveils New Neighborhood Sign

By Savannah Tribune | December 19, 2018

The City of Savannah held a neighborhood sign unveiling for the Woodville neighborhood Wednesday afternoon. The neighborhood is located between West Bay Street and Louisville Road and bordered on the west by the Dundee Canal and on the east by Lynes Parkway. The new sign is located at the intersection of West Bay Street and Lissner Avenue. It was built … Continue reading “Woodville Unveils New Neighborhood Sign”

Savannah Native Honored By Black Women Film Network

By Savannah Tribune | December 19, 2018

The Black Women Film Network held their annual holiday party at The Gathering Spot in Atlanta on December 8, where over 500 film and television professionals convened to toast a year of excellence in Georgia’s production industry. The event recognized the work of several industry talent who were involved in hit movies and television shows filmed in Georgia. Among those … Continue reading “Savannah Native Honored By Black Women Film Network”

Savannah State Confers Three Honorary Doctorates On Alumni

By Savannah Tribune | December 19, 2018

During its commencement on Saturday, December 8, 2018, Savannah State University (SSU) conferred honorary doctoral degrees on three distinguished alumni. Annie B. Andrews ‘83 currently serves as the assistant administrator for Human Resource Management at the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) where she oversees a strategic partnership between FAA leadership and human resource services for over 45,000 federal personnel across the … Continue reading “Savannah State Confers Three Honorary Doctorates On Alumni”