Savannah Business Leaders Support Local Seniors With Blanket Drive and Hot Chocolate Festival

By Savannah Tribune | January 30, 2019

Savannah Master Calendar’s partner businesses recently hosted the 2019 Tipsy Hot Chocolate Festival— a hot chocolate competition that also served as a blanket drive and fundraiser to support Senior Citizens Inc. The event took place on Tuesday, January 22 from 5:30–7:00 pm at the Grand Lake Club at Southbridge at 815 Southbridge Boulevard in Savannah. Guests enjoyed “tipsy” hot chocolate … Continue reading “Savannah Business Leaders Support Local Seniors With Blanket Drive and Hot Chocolate Festival”

Founders Day Celebration

By Savannah Tribune | January 30, 2019

The River Church At Savannah

By Savannah Tribune | January 30, 2019

First Smyma Baptist Church

By Savannah Tribune | January 30, 2019

Hungry Club Forum Celebrates ‘A Potpourri of Soul’: Preserving & Making Black History

By Savannah Tribune | January 30, 2019

The Hungry Club Forum of Savannah, Inc. (HCFS) will present its monthly Signature Roundtable and Open Forum on Saturday, February 2, 2019 at 9:30 AM in the Multipurpose Room of the WBS YMCA. “A Potpourri of Soul: Celebrating, Preserving and Making Black History” will mark Savannah’s premiere community issues forum’s annual celebration of Black History Month. Although we should celebrate … Continue reading “Hungry Club Forum Celebrates ‘A Potpourri of Soul’: Preserving & Making Black History”

The Savannah Community Celebrates the Life of Howard Morrison

By Savannah Tribune | January 30, 2019

Howard Jackson Morrison Jr. of Savannah, Georgia passed away last Thursday, January 24th due to complications resulting from a stroke suffered on March 14, 2017, his 47th wedding anniversary. He was 75. Howard is survived by his loving wife, Mary Reynolds Morrison, his children Howard Jackson Morrison, III of Savannah, and Mary Morrison Moore of Atlanta, daughter-in-law Camille Warnell Morrison, … Continue reading “The Savannah Community Celebrates the Life of Howard Morrison”

NNPA Hosts 2019 Mid-Winter Conference In Orlando, Florida

By Savannah Tribune | January 30, 2019

The National Newspaper Publishers Association (NNPA) 2019 Mid-Winter Training Conference kicked off last Wednesday, Jan. 23 at the Hilton Orlando in sunny Orlando, Florida. The conference, themed “Innovation Training and Global Expansion of the Black Press of America,” included training workshops, panel discussions and presentations. Highlights included a luncheon address and fireside chat with former Tallahassee Mayor and 2018 Florida … Continue reading “NNPA Hosts 2019 Mid-Winter Conference In Orlando, Florida”

Savannah Branch NAACP Officers and Executive Committee Sworn In

By Savannah Tribune | January 30, 2019

The Savannah Branch NAACP held its first Mass Meeting of 2019 on January 27 at St. Paul CME Church, located at 1601 Barnard Street, Rev. Da’Henri Thurmond, Pastor. The Honorable Harris Odell, Judge of Recorder’s Court swore in newly-elected NAACP Officers and Members of the Executive Committee. The Savannah Branch Officers are: President Albert J. Scott, First Vice President, Richard … Continue reading “Savannah Branch NAACP Officers and Executive Committee Sworn In”

Ugandan Kids Choir Gives Energetic Performance

By Savannah Tribune | January 30, 2019

The high-spirited, heart-wrenching performance of the Ugandan Kids Choir left the audience spell-bound at St. Paul CME Church on Sunday, January 20th. The group performed a high-energy mix of cultural music, dance and worship songs as the capacity crowd gave several standing ovations. The choir consists of five girls and five boys from very poor areas of Uganda. The children … Continue reading “Ugandan Kids Choir Gives Energetic Performance”

Earl T. Shinhoster Youth Leadership Institute Honors Preservation Legacy of W.W. Law

By Savannah Tribune | January 30, 2019

The Earl T. Shinhoster Youth Leadership Institute will explore community leader and civil rights activist W. W. Law’s significant contributions in preserving the Gullah Geechee history. “Preserving History to Inspire Future Generations,” a discussion and workshop, will take place at 11 a.m. Saturday, February 2nd at the Ralph Mark Gilbert Civil Rights Museum, 460 Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard. Dr. … Continue reading “Earl T. Shinhoster Youth Leadership Institute Honors Preservation Legacy of W.W. Law”