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A Celebration of Life

By Savannah Tribune | September 19, 2018

On Saturday, August 11, 2018 a “Celebration of Life” event was held to honor the 80th birthday of Mrs. Janie Baker Bruen. Two hundred family members and friends gathered at Carey Hilliard’s Restaurant Banquet Facility to share a memorable afternoon of testimonials, fellowship, good food and dancing. An array of speakers eloquently expressed memories from the past as well as … Continue reading “A Celebration of Life”

Savannah Branch NAACP To Host Buddy Carter And Lisa Ring

By Savannah Tribune | September 19, 2018

On Sunday, September 23, at 4 pm, the Savannah Branch NAACP will hold its Mass Meeting at Jesus First Community Church, Dr. Eric Mason, Pastor, located at 2202 US Highway 80 West, Garden City. Invited guests Congressman Buddy Carter and Democratic opponent Lisa Ring have been asked to give an overview of their visions for their term in office if … Continue reading “Savannah Branch NAACP To Host Buddy Carter And Lisa Ring”

St. Pius X H.S. Alumni Association

By Savannah Tribune | September 19, 2018

You are already a member of a great organization. Come and join us. The St. Pius X H.S. Alumni meets every 3rd Saturday, 1:00 p.m. at the Savannah Classical Academy, 705 East Anderson St. – Savannah, GA. (Grove St. Entrance) All former students and staff are welcome to participate. – Annual Dues: $24.00 – Send checks to: Willis Shellman – … Continue reading “St. Pius X H.S. Alumni Association”

Planning to Travel Abroad? Plan to Get Your Passport!

By Savannah Tribune | September 19, 2018

Prepare for the upcoming travel season and apply for your U.S. Passport today at the Office of the Clerk of Superior Court, Chatham County Courthouse, Suite 304. U.S. Citizens planning international travel may apply for passports for the entire family to include infants. “We are excited to expand services to include the offering of passport services. We even take your … Continue reading “Planning to Travel Abroad? Plan to Get Your Passport!”

Hurricane Emergency Toolkit

By Savannah Tribune | September 19, 2018

RESIDENTS: Make sure you have an evacuation; plan prepare your medications so you can stay healthy and out of the hospital in the instance you are displaced form your home. Print out the form available at Rx on the Run; write down the names/dosage of the medications you take Pack all your medications in an air tight plastic bag; include … Continue reading “Hurricane Emergency Toolkit”

Legendary Savannahian Leo Center Honored With Gift To Help Underserved At St. Joseph’s/Candler

By Savannah Tribune | September 19, 2018

In honor of his father, Leo Center, Savannah businessman Scott Center has made a donation of $7,000 to the St. Joseph’s/ Candler Foundations to support a nurse practitioner at the Good Samaritan Clinic. “My father was a powerful source of good for this community,” Scott Center, President of National Office Systems, said. “Though a true captain of local industry, political … Continue reading “Legendary Savannahian Leo Center Honored With Gift To Help Underserved At St. Joseph’s/Candler”

Savannah Chapter of TLOD And TTA Held Annual Retreat

By Savannah Tribune | September 19, 2018

After an exciting summer vacation, the Top Ladies of Distinction, Inc. and the Top Teens of America, Savannah chapters, held their annual retreat at Savannah State University on August 25th. The purpose of the retreat was for the Ladies and Teens to make plans for the 2018-2019 year. The retreat began with an inspirational prayer and grace before a delicious … Continue reading “Savannah Chapter of TLOD And TTA Held Annual Retreat”

Savannah Business Leaders Host Fundraiser for Habersham YMCA

By Savannah Tribune | September 19, 2018

Savannah Master Calendar’s 14 partner businesses are coming together to fundraise for the Habersham YMCA. This month’s charity networking event, Touchdown Tuesday, is co-hosted by Allstate Insurance Agent David Pence and the SMC Partners. The event will take place on Tuesday, September 25 from 5:30– 7:00 pm at the Habersham YMCA, located at 6400 Habersham Street in Savannah. The event … Continue reading “Savannah Business Leaders Host Fundraiser for Habersham YMCA”

National Council of Negro Women To Hold Installation of Officers

By Savannah Tribune | September 19, 2018

The Savannah Section of the National Council of Negro Women (NCNW) will be holding its installation of the 2018-2020 officers on Sunday, September 30, 2018, 3:00pm at the Con Ed Family Resource Center, 714 MLK Blvd. first floor. The new and returning officers to be installed for are President, Cynthia Stephens; 1st Vice President, Betty Lasseter; 2nd Vice President, Yolanda … Continue reading “National Council of Negro Women To Hold Installation of Officers”

SCCPSS Fall Student Ready To Work Job Fair

By Savannah Tribune | September 19, 2018

The Savannah Chatham County Public School System (SCCPSS) is dedicated to supporting our students as they transition from school to the world. SCCPSS is planning a student job fair to connect the employers with our work ready students. We know the value of a strong workforce and its impact on our community. Your involvement with our school system will help … Continue reading “SCCPSS Fall Student Ready To Work Job Fair”