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Hurricane Emergency Toolkit

By Savannah Tribune | November 07, 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”

Calvary Day School Yearbook Gets Statewide Recognition

By Savannah Tribune | November 07, 2018

The Georgia Scholastic Press Association recently recognized the Calvary Day School for its outstanding yearbook. Out of all the schools in the state, they were given the 2017- 2018 “All-Georgia” award for overall book, which is awarded to the best yearbook in Georgia each year. In addition to winning All-Georgia, the staff won five All-Georgia individual awards, as well as … Continue reading “Calvary Day School Yearbook Gets Statewide Recognition”

St. Pius X H.S. Alumni Association

By Savannah Tribune | November 07, 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”

Annual Holiday Bash

By Savannah Tribune | November 07, 2018

Oh by golly tis the season to be jolly, Sol C. Johnson National Alumni Association Inc. invites you to our annual Holiday Bash, for food ,fun and good conversations. Come enjoy the DJ and live entertainment at the Masonic Hall 302 E. Broad Street, 6p-11p. BYOB. For more information contact Brenda Graham, 912-441-4518 or Emily Johnson 912-691- 2168.

Drug and Alcohol Rehab & Education

By Savannah Tribune | November 07, 2018

PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT With the opiate crisis running rampant, families are looking for ways to help those they love who need treatment. Getting them into treatment becomes even harder if their loved one is not willing. This is when Intervention can become key. To learn more about successful interventions, please visit, www.narcononnewliferetreat.org/blog/intervention 101.html ADDICTION SCREENINGS Narconon can help you take … Continue reading “Drug and Alcohol Rehab & Education”

Alpha Kappa Alpha Establishes An Endowment at SSU

By Savannah Tribune | November 07, 2018

Gamma Sigma Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated and its non-profit arm, Moving All Races to Higher Achievement (M.A.R.T.H.A.) Incorporated has established an endowment for a lifelong commitment to Savannah State University. In 2017 Alpha Kappa Alpha’s nonprofit, the Education Advancement Foundation (EAF) encouraged chapters to contribute to historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs) through EAF. On October … Continue reading “Alpha Kappa Alpha Establishes An Endowment at SSU”

Yoga for Cancer Patients and Survivors At Memorial

By Savannah Tribune | November 07, 2018

6:30 p.m., Tuesdays, and 12:45 p.m., Thursdays, FitnessOne, 3rd floor of the Memorial Outpatient & Wellness Center, Memorial University Medical Center These weekly yoga classes are free for cancer survivors and those in treatment. The classes help with flexibility and balance while also providing relaxation. The instructor is Yoga Alliance registered with more than 200 hours of training, including specialized … Continue reading “Yoga for Cancer Patients and Survivors At Memorial”

SSU Environment Science Club Hosts Recycling Day Event

By Savannah Tribune | November 07, 2018

Savannah State University (SSU) and the City of Savannah will host a recycling day event on Thursday, November 15. The Environmental Science Club and the marine and environmental sciences department at SSU have partnered with city officials to urge residents to recycle paper, plastic, glass and cooking grease by bringing items to SSU campus, in front of Tiger Arena, 9 … Continue reading “SSU Environment Science Club Hosts Recycling Day Event”

Residents Sought for Job Skills Development Program

By Savannah Tribune | November 07, 2018

Savannah Tree Foundation is “Rooting Community” with tree planting efforts across Chatham County over the next few months. The Rooting Community tree plantings are focused on under-served neighborhoods. But what makes these tree plantings different is that it will include jobs and hands-on training. Residents in the areas around tree planting sites are encouraged to apply to serve as Tree … Continue reading “Residents Sought for Job Skills Development Program”

City Approves Green Bike Lanes After Pilot

By Savannah Tribune | November 07, 2018

The Lincoln Street Bicycle Lane will get a new look to improve safety following action by City Council on Monday. Earlier this year the City tested small sections of the bike lane, located on Lincoln between Victory Drive and Liberty Street, with several types of highly visible green markings. During Monday’s Council Meeting, the Mayor and Aldermen awarded a $221,235 … Continue reading “City Approves Green Bike Lanes After Pilot”