Youth & Children Black History Experience With Royal Church of Christ

By Savannah Tribune | February 13, 2019

You are invited to worship with the Royal Church of Christ this Sunday, February 17, 2019 for our Youth and Children Black History experience. Special guest will be Dr. Jamal Toure’. This service you don’t want to miss. The Royal Church of Christ 1902 Rogers Street, morning service begins at 11:00am. Bishop Willie Ferrell- Host Pastor.

Sons Of Mystro Perform In Savannah

By Savannah Tribune | February 13, 2019

Violin Virt uosos, the Sons of Mystro, will perform for the 30th Annual Savannah Black Heritage Festival, Friday, February 15, 7:30 p.m., in the Fine Arts Auditorium, Georgia Southern-Armstrong Campus. These siblings, who are classically trained violinists, are “a musical duo who play all genres of popular music, using the violin instead of their voices to express song.” The Sons … Continue reading “Sons Of Mystro Perform In Savannah”

The Savannah Community Celebrates The Life Of Mr. David Forest Richards, Jr.

By Savannah Tribune | February 13, 2019

Adams Funeral Services announces the passing of Mr. David Forest Richards, Jr., 89, who transitioned on Tuesday, February 5, 2019 at his residence surrounded by his loving family. Chief Warrant Officer 4 David F. Richards, Jr. is a native of Sedalia, Missouri born to the late David F. Richards, Sr. and Julia Christina Diggs Richards. He is a World War … Continue reading “The Savannah Community Celebrates The Life Of Mr. David Forest Richards, Jr.”

Stacey Abrams Thanks Local Supporters

By Savannah Tribune | February 13, 2019

Hundreds of hard-working civic volunteers walked into Savannah Station – a historic train depot – to answer Stacey Abrams’ invitation to join her in a “Fair Fight Action” campaign to change Georgia’s electorate system. Abrams delivered the battle cry on Thursday to her supporters to retain an inclusive voter poll in the political landscape during 2020. Abrams will decide next … Continue reading “Stacey Abrams Thanks Local Supporters”

The Savannah Community Mourns The Loss Of Pastor Scottie Swinney

By Savannah Tribune | February 13, 2019

The Reverend Scottie Swinney of Savannah, GA peacefully went home to be with the Lord, Thursday, January 31, 2019, at the age of 57, after a brief illness. He was the esteemed pastor of the historic St. Philip A.M.E. Church, 613 Martin Luther King, Jr. Boulevard since 2012. A native of Augusta, GA, the Rev. Swinney graduated from George P. … Continue reading “The Savannah Community Mourns The Loss Of Pastor Scottie Swinney”

Savannah Black Heritage Festival Hosts Grand Festival Day

By Savannah Tribune | February 13, 2019

The Savannah Black Heritage Festival held their Grand Festival Day last Saturday, February 9th at the Savannah Civic Center. Grand Festival Day began with a historic Health Walk tracing the steps of W. W. Law’s Postal route. The Annual Adult Health Fair was held with screenings, exercise demonstrations and more. The Ribbon Cutting ceremony held at 3:30p.m. launched local performances … Continue reading “Savannah Black Heritage Festival Hosts Grand Festival Day”

Matthew Mitchell Named Superintendent’s Student of the Month For January

By Savannah Tribune | February 13, 2019

Our featured Student of the Month representing the month of January is a second grade student from Bloomingdale Elementary School. He is described as “sweet, smart and a model citizen.” This High Honor Roll student surpassed his own reading goal he set at the beginning of the year while continuing to read in class and at home. His teacher says … Continue reading “Matthew Mitchell Named Superintendent’s Student of the Month For January”

MEGAGENESIS XIII – Coming Soon!

By Savannah Tribune | February 13, 2019

The Savannah Chatham County Public School System, Chatham County Youth Commissioner, The 100 Black Men of Savannah, and Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. will sponsor MEGAGENESIS XIII – SAVANNAH – “Excel in High School: Go to College” on Saturday, February 23, 2019, at Sol C. Johnson High School from 9:00A.M.-3:00P.M. MEGAGENESIS is a program designed to promote a college-going culture … Continue reading “MEGAGENESIS XIII – Coming Soon!”

Asbury Memorial UMC Reverend And Wife To Host 23rd Annual Valentine’s Day Marriage Vow Renewal Ceremony

By Savannah Tribune | February 13, 2019

Join Asbury Memorial United Methodist Church’s (UMC) Reverend Billy Hester and his wife, Cheri, as they once again lead a vow renewal ceremony at City Market in downtown Savannah. This ceremony is for all married couples and will be held at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 14. Rev. Hester and his wife moved to Savannah in 1991 and worked with … Continue reading “Asbury Memorial UMC Reverend And Wife To Host 23rd Annual Valentine’s Day Marriage Vow Renewal Ceremony”

Regina Thomas’ Listening Tour Continues

By Savannah Tribune | February 13, 2019

City of Savannah Mayoral candidate Regina Thomas continues her quest for Mayor with her second of four announcement events. Scheduled for 10:30am February 16th at Mohawk Lake park this announcement comes on the heels of her visits and engagement with south side residents and neighborhood associations who welcome the expansion of the park. “When we listen to our neighbors and … Continue reading “Regina Thomas’ Listening Tour Continues”