Social and Community News

Neighborhood Night At The Movies At W.W. Law Center

By Savannah Tribune | September 12, 2018

A free community showing of the award-winning documentary, 13th, will take place on Friday, September 14th at 5pm at the W.W. Law Community Center, 909 E. Bolton St., Savannah. The movie, 13th explores the connection between the current prison system and its origins in the slavery and the effects of mass incarceration on the African-American community. The movie was directed … Continue reading “Neighborhood Night At The Movies At W.W. Law Center”

Victory Over Violence Campaign at SSU

By Savannah Tribune | September 12, 2018

Savannah State University (SSU) students are promoting the national Victory Over Violence with an exhibit and a panel discussion on campus. The discussion will be held Thursday, September 13, 3 p.m., King-Frazier Student Center Elmore auditorium. Moderated by Amire Jamal Touré, Africana studies professor, the panel will include LeRoy Burke, presiding judge, Chatham County Juvenile Court; Regina Thomas, former Georgia … Continue reading “Victory Over Violence Campaign at SSU”

Electric Public Transportation Coming to Savannah

By Savannah Tribune | September 05, 2018

The U.S. Department of Transportation has granted Savannah, Ga $1.5 million for an electric bus and four depot chargers for the Chatham Area Transit (CAT). CAT received the money through its Low- or No-Emission Grant program. Forty-one states are receiving a share of $84.45 million to invest in electric or hybrid transportation and Savannah’s CAT was the only project in … Continue reading “Electric Public Transportation Coming to Savannah”

Fashion TV Game Show Seeks Stylish Contestants In Savannah

By Savannah Tribune | September 05, 2018

Calling all fashionistas. CLOSET RAIDERS – The Fashion Game Show, is looking for twelve outgoing Savannah locals, with distinct personal style and well-versed in fashion, to compete in a fun fashion game show before a live studio audience. Contestants will be tested on their fashion knowledge and style, and could win a closet full of designer clothes and prizes. Closet … Continue reading “Fashion TV Game Show Seeks Stylish Contestants In Savannah”

Savannah Tech To Celebrate Constitution Day With Activities

By Savannah Tribune | September 05, 2018

Savannah Technical College’s Adult Education division is hosting Constitution Day activities on September 17 at the Savannah Campus (5717 White Bluff, 31405). These activities are free and open to the public. Most of the Constitution Day activities will be held in the Eckburg Auditorium. STC students are encouraged to develop a poem or spoken word on the subject of “Freedom” … Continue reading “Savannah Tech To Celebrate Constitution Day With Activities”

Annual Community Picnic

By Savannah Tribune | September 05, 2018

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 8, 2018 – 11:00 A.M. TO 3:00 P.M. FLOYD “PRESSBOY” ADAMS PARK West 32nd St. & Burroughs St. – SAVANNAH, GA Food, Fun, & Entertainment ( ALL OF OUR NEIGHBORS ARE WELCOME ) To participate or donate call: 912-224-4815

Tompkins High Class of ‘82 To Celebrate 36th Reunion

By Savannah Tribune | September 05, 2018

The Tompkins High Class of 1982’s 36th Class Reunion Dance has been rescheduled to Saturday, October 13, 2018 at Alee Temple, 100 Eisenberg Dr., Savannah, GA 31406 from 7:00 PM – 11:00 PM. Please send payment to: Tompkins High Class of 1982, Post Office Box 7032, Garden City, GA 31408. For more info, please contact: Sandra Prescott Kicklighter at 912.272.1724, … Continue reading “Tompkins High Class of ‘82 To Celebrate 36th Reunion”

Drug and Alcohol Rehab & Education

By Savannah Tribune | September 05, 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”

Free Blood Glucose Screenings Scheduled

By Savannah Tribune | September 05, 2018

There are more than 79 million Americans who have prediabetes and many do not know it. People with prediabetes have blood glucose (sugar) levels higher than normal. The levels are not yet high enough for a type 2 diabetes diagnosis; however, people with prediabetes are more likely to get type 2 diabetes than others. An informational meeting about the Diabetes … Continue reading “Free Blood Glucose Screenings Scheduled”

Savannah Repertory Theatre Recognizes Local Luminaries

By Savannah Tribune | September 05, 2018

The Savannah Repertory Theatre is a Federal 501c3 non-profit professional theatre company celebrating local luminaries such as: Ms. Molly Lieberman, Dr. Alejandro Gallard and Mr. Chris Casebeer in appreciation of their generous contributions to the arts. Last Saturday, September 1st, the theatre hosted a short naming ceremony and toasting celebration with a theme of “Take a Bow and Take a … Continue reading “Savannah Repertory Theatre Recognizes Local Luminaries”