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Sol C. Johnson Class of 1969

By Savannah Tribune | May 30, 2018

My dear classmates, blessings to you all. It’s time to gather for our annual luncheon. My prayer is we continue to these chapters in our lives, the SCJ Class of 1969. Our special celebration will be here soon, our 50th year class reunion (2019). I hope we all are looking forward to celebrating this special occasion. Our luncheon will be … Continue reading “Sol C. Johnson Class of 1969”

City to Use Goats to Clear Vegetation In Two Pilot Locations

By Savannah Tribune | May 30, 2018

The City of Savannah will begin a pilot program in mid-June to use goats to clear vegetation in two areas of the City. The City will rent 60 goats and two livestock guardian dogs from Atlanta area company Get Your Goat Rentals. The goats will be used to remove vegetation along a ravine in the Laurel Grove North Cemetery located … Continue reading “City to Use Goats to Clear Vegetation In Two Pilot Locations”

Sol C. Johnson Class Of 1968 Meeting

By Savannah Tribune | May 30, 2018

The Sol C. Johnson Class of 1968 will hold their monthly meeting at (Rev. Edgar Sams’ church) Nicholsonboro Baptist Church in the Fellowship Hall, 13319 White Bluff Road) at 3 p.m., every third Saturday each month until further notice. The countdown is on for our 50th Class Reunion. Our 50th Reunion is scheduled for June 15-17, 2018. Our Proposed Itinerary … Continue reading “Sol C. Johnson Class Of 1968 Meeting”

St. John Academy Awards and Bridging Ceremony

By Savannah Tribune | May 30, 2018

St. John Academy held its Annual Awards and Bridging Ceremony on Tuesday, May 15, 2018 at 11:30 AM. The Academy is located at 2415 East DeRenne Avenue. Students in grades 1-10 were recognized for academic gains on the Iowa Tests of Basic Skills, Students of the Month, the Head of School Honorees, perfect attendance, the Principal’s Honor Roll and for … Continue reading “St. John Academy Awards and Bridging Ceremony”

Sol C. Johnson National Alumni Association Hold Annual Cookout

By Savannah Tribune | May 30, 2018

LOOK OUT DAFFIN PARK the Sol C. Johnson National Alumni Association will be there for our annual cookout and membership drive June 2, 2018 12noon-7pm. 2017 was a very good year for SCJNAA, we welcome you to join, renew your membership and to encourage others to participate. We’re all fired up to see our good friends, eat some good food … Continue reading “Sol C. Johnson National Alumni Association Hold Annual Cookout”

5 Ways Small Business Owners Plan Intelligently For Retirement

By Savannah Tribune | May 30, 2018

Preparing financially for retirement can be complicated for anyone, but for small business owners the process often poses even more challenges. Teachers, police officers, firefighters and other government employees generally receive a pension. The corporate world can offer benefit plans or matching contributions. But entrepreneurs can’t automatically rely on any of those features; instead they have to put saving/investing plans … Continue reading “5 Ways Small Business Owners Plan Intelligently For Retirement”

St. Pius X H.S. Alumni Association

By Savannah Tribune | May 30, 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”

5th Annual Remembering Ben Tucker Memorial Concert To Be Held

By Savannah Tribune | May 23, 2018

The 5th annual “Remembering Ben Tucker Memorial Jazz Jam” will be held on June 3, 2018, at 3-5 pm, at Wright Square on Bull Street in historic Savannah, GA. This is a free concert for all ages. This years event will feature some of the Coastal Empire’s finest jazz musicians including Teddy Adams on trombone, Randy Reese on sax and … Continue reading “5th Annual Remembering Ben Tucker Memorial Concert To Be Held”

Union Mission’s Annual Fundraiser Exceeds $220,000

By Savannah Tribune | May 23, 2018

Union Mission announced this week that Raising Hope, the organization’s largest fundraising event of the year, raised more than $220,000 on May 9th, an increase of more than 40% over last year. David Paddison, former Union Mission board chair and president of Sterling Seacrest Partners, was also recognized at the event for his continued dedication and service to the organization. … Continue reading “Union Mission’s Annual Fundraiser Exceeds $220,000”

Rise Biscuits Donuts To Fight Hunger on National Donut Day

By Savannah Tribune | May 23, 2018

Rise Biscuits Donuts, Durham, NC’s award-winning concept featuring both sweet and savory breakfast and lunch options, announced that all seventeen Rise stores will celebrate National Donut Day on Friday, June 1 by donating 100% of sales of the Chocolate Icing Donut that day to a local hunger relief charity. Rise Savannah will be raising money for America’s Second Harvest of … Continue reading “Rise Biscuits Donuts To Fight Hunger on National Donut Day”