Social and Community News

Rape Crisis Center to Host 8th Annual Reindeer Run & Holiday Market

By Savannah Tribune | December 06, 2017

The Rape Crisis Center of the Coastal Empire will host the 8th Annual Savannah Reindeer Run 8K and Holiday Market on December 16th at the Savannah International Trade and Convention Center. The Reindeer Run is one of Savannah’s best family-oriented run events. The morning will begin with a kiddie race at 8:45, followed by the 8K at 9:00. Inside, families … Continue reading “Rape Crisis Center to Host 8th Annual Reindeer Run & Holiday Market”

Village Park Homes Breaks Ground For The 2018 Savannah St. Jude Dream Home® Giveaway

By Savannah Tribune | December 06, 2017

Village Park Homes broke ground for the 5th annual St. Jude Dream Home Giveaway on Thursday, November 16. $100 tickets to win this house, located in Richmond Hill, Ga and valued at an estimated $400,000, will be available starting in April. Representatives of Village Park Homes, WSAV, Savannah Morning News, Cumulus Savannah, Epsilon Sigma Alpha, and national sponsors Brizo, Shaw … Continue reading “Village Park Homes Breaks Ground For The 2018 Savannah St. Jude Dream Home® Giveaway”

School Administrators and Staff Honored for Beating the Odds

By Savannah Tribune | December 06, 2017

Principals and staff members from schools exceeding statistical predictions for academic performance were awarded Certificates of Recognition by Phi Delta Kappa Chapter 1219 at a TEA & CHEERS Reception on Saturday, September 30, 2017 at Southwest Library Auditorium. The remarkable achievement of “Beating the Odds” was celebrated in an address by Dr. Mary Kropiewnicki, Dean and Professor of Education at … Continue reading “School Administrators and Staff Honored for Beating the Odds”

Benefits of Kwanzaa and Freedom From Holiday Overspending

By Savannah Tribune | December 06, 2017

You’re invited to join The Women At The Table along with their special guests Motivational Speaker, Lillian Grant Baptiste and Financial Stewardship Coach, Petrina Turner for a power packed evening Sunday, December 10 2017. Mrs. Turner, who enjoys educating and equipping families on how to obtain financial freedom, will share valuable information that will help you avoid overspending and minimize … Continue reading “Benefits of Kwanzaa and Freedom From Holiday Overspending”

C-Span’s All-New Bus To Visit Savannah On Dec. 8

By Savannah Tribune | December 06, 2017

C-SPAN’s allnew, state-of-the-art 45-foot customized motor coach will make its debut visit to Savannah on Friday, December 8. Partnering with Comcast to engage teachers and students, community members and elected officials through interactive demonstrations of C-SPAN’s multi-platform public service resources, the new C-SPAN Bus will welcome visitors at Benedictine Military School and Savannah State University. The new, hightech, interactive C-SPAN … Continue reading “C-Span’s All-New Bus To Visit Savannah On Dec. 8”

Chatham County Delegates to Meet With Board of Education

By Savannah Tribune | December 06, 2017

The Board of Education will meet with Chatham County Delegates to discuss legislative priorities in advance of the upcoming 2018 Legislative Session. The meeting will be held on Tuesday, December 12, 2017 at 8:30am at the Woodville Tompkins Technical & Career High School in Savannah, GA.

Collins Construction- Hires Superintendent

By Savannah Tribune | December 06, 2017

Collins Construction Services Inc. recently hired Willie Roberson as a Superintendent specializing in military construction. Roberson has more than 20 years of construction experience and has worked on numerous projects at Hartsfield Jackson International Airport and on various U.S. military bases, but his work includes municipal and private projects as well. For more information about Collins Construction, visit our website … Continue reading “Collins Construction- Hires Superintendent”

Business Oppurtunity

By Savannah Tribune | December 06, 2017

Savannah Small Business Day is a collaboration between the U.S. DOT Mid South Atlantic SBTRC, Senator Lester Jackson’s office, local, state, and federal agencies. This is an opportunity to connect small businesses with governmental agencies, prime contractors, and other small businesses. During the day small businesses will gain information to improve their access to capital, as well as, future procurement … Continue reading “Business Oppurtunity”

Cann/Jackson Park Association Meeting

By Savannah Tribune | December 06, 2017

The monthly meeting of the Cann/Jackson Park Association will be held Thursday, December 7, 2017 at 6:00 pm. The Location for the meeting is First Narazeth Baptist Church, 1023 West 44th Street (& Hopkins -across from Beach High School). Please Bring a Neighbor!

Chatham Retired Educators Association (CREA) News

By Savannah Tribune | December 06, 2017

The Chatham Retired Educators Association (CREA) held its regular monthly meeting on Monday, November 13, 2017 at Carey Hilliard’s Restaurant on Abercorn Street. CREA was honored to have Senator Lester G. Jackson III, from Senate District 2 as our guest speaker. He provided an update on various issues being discussed in the Georgia General Assembly, to include dropout prevention initiatives, … Continue reading “Chatham Retired Educators Association (CREA) News”