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Mayor DeLoach Delivers State of the City Address

By Savannah Tribune | February 14, 2018

City of Savannah Mayor Eddie DeLoach delivered his State of City address to a large crowd at the Coastal Georgia Center Monday night. More than 200 people filled the auditorium as the mayor touted the City’s accomplishments from 2017 and looked forward to the future. He began his speech talking about Public Safety. “A little over two years ago, when … Continue reading “Mayor DeLoach Delivers State of the City Address”

Savannah Black Heritage Festival Honors Members of School Days

By Savannah Tribune | February 07, 2018

The 29th Annual Savannah Black Heritage Festival opened last Friday, February 2, 2018 with the Dayton Contemporary Dance Company at the Savannah Civic Center. A reception was held prior to the Dance performance to honor members of the School Days and Education Committee for 17 years of dedicated service. The honorees were Thomasenia Dawson, Dr. Patricia Harris, Mattie B. Johnson, … Continue reading “Savannah Black Heritage Festival Honors Members of School Days”

A Moment In Black History

By Savannah Tribune | February 07, 2018

From Chief of Naval Personnel Public Affairs The Navy joins the nation in celebrating the history of African American Sailors and civilians during African American/Black History Month, Feb. 1-28. This year’s theme is “African Americans in Times of War,” which recognizes the contributions African Americans have made to the nation during times of war from the Revolutionary War to present-day … Continue reading “A Moment In Black History”

Grammy Award-Winning Artist Ulysses Owens Jr. & Friends to Perform At CJA Concert

By Savannah Tribune | February 07, 2018

On Sunday, February 11, 2018 from 5pm- 6pm, Ulysses Owens Jr. and Friends will be performing at Coastal Jazz’s Concert that will be held at The Ben Tucker Pavilion at The Westin Savannah Harbor Golf Resort and Spa at 2 Resort Dr, Savannah, GA 31421. Coastal Jazz Association members attend the show for free! Non-members can purchase tickets at goo.gl/GmSvgP. … Continue reading “Grammy Award-Winning Artist Ulysses Owens Jr. & Friends to Perform At CJA Concert”

Georgia Historical Society Presents The 2018 Trustees Gala

By Savannah Tribune | February 07, 2018

Join the Georgia Historical Society and leaders from across the state as Governor Nathan Deal and the Georgia Historical Society induct Ed Bastian and Paul Bowers as the 2018 Georgia Trustees. On February 17, 2018, GHS presents “A Royal Intent,” an event inspired by King George II’s 1732 Charter of Georgia. It is our will and pleasure to celebrate the … Continue reading “Georgia Historical Society Presents The 2018 Trustees Gala”

Big Night For The 60th Grammy Awards

By Savannah Tribune | January 31, 2018

The 60th Grammy Awards hosted by James Corden was held Sunday. The biggest stars came out in hopes to take home a Grammy. The biggest winner of the night was Bruno Mars, who won all six awards he was nominated for, including album of the year and record of the year. Kendrick Lamar also had a big night winning five … Continue reading “Big Night For The 60th Grammy Awards”

Old Savannah City Mission Appoints William E. Stiles, Jr.

By Savannah Tribune | January 31, 2018

On January 18, 2018, Pastor Larry McDaniel, Chairman of the Board of Old Savannah City Mission appointed William E. Stiles, Jr. to its Board of Directors. Pastor McDaniel stated that it was his honor and pleasure to welcome William to the Board. Stiles is a native Savannahian graduating from Jenkins High School in 1998 with honors. After high school he … Continue reading “Old Savannah City Mission Appoints William E. Stiles, Jr.”

Savannah’s Interim Police Chief Takes the Helm

By Savannah Tribune | January 31, 2018

Savannah- Chatham Police Interim Chief Mark Revenew was sworn into office on Thursday, Jan. 25. Revenew replaces Chief Jack Lumpkin. Lumpkin stepped down in 2017 to take a job in DeKalb County, Georgia. The ceremony was held at City Hall in Council Chambers. Mayor Eddie DeLoach, city staff, and the Mayor of Pooler attended the ceremony. Revenew badge was pinned … Continue reading “Savannah’s Interim Police Chief Takes the Helm”

MLK 39th Annual Business & Community Unity Brunch Held

By Savannah Tribune | January 31, 2018

The Martin Luther King Jr. Observance Day Association held its 39th Annual Business and Community Unity Brunch last Saturday morning, January 27, 2018 at the Savannah International Trade and Convention Center. Hundreds of Community leaders, business leaders and others gather during this annual event to share Dr. King’s vision. Savannah native and Civil Rights activist George Shinhoster was the keynote … Continue reading “MLK 39th Annual Business & Community Unity Brunch Held”

City Moves Forward With Two New Precincts

By Savannah Tribune | January 31, 2018

On Tuesday, January 30 the City of Savannah moved forward on two new Savannah Police precincts. City leaders broke ground on a new Central Precinct which will be located on MLK, Jr. Blvd. between W. 33rd and W. 34th streets. The new Central Precinct is being paid for by SPLOST revenue. The new Central Precinct will house state-of-the-art equipment for … Continue reading “City Moves Forward With Two New Precincts”