SSU Honors Convocation

By Savannah Tribune | April 12, 2017

Savannah State University’s (SSU) annual Honors Convocation recognizes the academic achievements of its students and faculty. This year’s ceremony was held on Thursday, April 6, 10 a.m., in the Tiger Arena. Each year, gold medallions are awarded to students with a GPA of 4.0; silver to a GPA of 3.5-3.99 and bronze to 3.0-3.49. This year, President Dozier introduced a … Continue reading “SSU Honors Convocation”

Learn How To Use Quickbooks® Online

By Savannah Tribune | April 12, 2017

The UGA Small Business Development Center in Savannah and the UGA SBDC at Georgia Southern present a class on May 9 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Developed for beginners and prospective users, this course provides a hands on approach to learning the features and functions available to QuickBooks online users. For more information, visit www.georgiasbdc.org/may-9th-quickbooks online-savannah/

City Launches Online Utility Bill Payment

By Savannah Tribune | April 12, 2017

The City of Savannah is now offering online credit card payment for City-issued utility bills. Customers can access the online payment portal at www.savannahga.gov/utilitypay. Customers currently receive one bill every two months for water, sewer, and sanitation services. While automatic bank account drafts have been available for a number of years, this will be the first time that online credit … Continue reading “City Launches Online Utility Bill Payment”

National Urban League Mourns Loss Of Civil Rights Champion Roger Wilkins

By Savannah Tribune | April 12, 2017

“We have no hope of solving our problems without harnessing the diversity, the energy, and the creativity of all our people.” – Roger Wilkins For Roger Wood Wilkins, the Civil Rights Movement was the family business. When Wilkins was born in 1932 in segregated Kansas City, Missouri, his uncle Roy Wilkins already was a well-known journalist and activist serving as … Continue reading “National Urban League Mourns Loss Of Civil Rights Champion Roger Wilkins”

100 Women Raise Money For Non-Profit Organizations

By Savannah Tribune | April 12, 2017

The 100 Women in Savannah group needs your support to help raise money for local nonprofit organizations. They meet four times a year for one hour to learn about organizations that need funding assistance. The cost is $100/member each quarter, which goes straight to the selected charities. To learn more, contact Linda Drake at (912) 897-3936

Letter to The Editor

By Savannah Tribune | April 12, 2017

In this age of political discourse I am glad to say that during my 18 plus years of working for Chatham County, with 17 of them working for the County Commission, I have developed good friendships with members of both political parties. I started with Chatham County in early January 1999, two years after completing my term as Chairman of … Continue reading “Letter to The Editor”

Sol C. Johnson National Alumni Association

By Savannah Tribune | April 12, 2017

Let’s shake it up, April 29th, 2017 6p-11p with the Sol C. Johnson National Alumni Association (SCJNAA). Joining in live entertainment and dancing with DJ Wesley Chisholm and Gentlemen of Distinction. Groove with the Motown Sound- Supremes, Temptations and Ray Charles. Meet us at St. Benedict Parrish Hall 558 E. Gordon Street. Tickets- $25.00 in Advance -$30.00 at the Door. … Continue reading “Sol C. Johnson National Alumni Association”

Tabby Tales Receives Emergency Medical Grant

By Savannah Tribune | April 12, 2017

Tabby Tales, Savannah, has received a $1000 Emergency Medical grant from the Petfinder Foundation. The Petfinder Foundation Emergency Medical grant program is used to assist Petfinder members who are caring for a pet that needs special life-saving veterinary care in order to become adoptable. Tabby Tales posts its adoptable pets at www.petfinder.com/shelters/GA886.html.

St. Pius X High School Alumni Assoc. Meeting

By Savannah Tribune | April 12, 2017

If you are a former student of St. Pius X High School in Savannah, GA from 1952-1971, join the St. Pius X High School Alumni Association (Savannah, GA). Already a member? Invite your classmates to join. Meet old friends and make new fun. Fun, games and annual events. Send your annual membership of $ 24.00 to SPXHSAA, to Willis Shellman … Continue reading “St. Pius X High School Alumni Assoc. Meeting”

King-Tisdell Cottage Membership Garden Party

By Savannah Tribune | April 12, 2017

The Board Of Directors Of The King-Tisdell Cottage Foundation invites you to join us for our Membership Garden Party Reception on April 30, 2017. The reception will be held at the Beach Institute Garden (502 E. Harris Street) and will begin at 4 p.m. and end at 5:30 p.m. Cocktails and Hors d’oeuvres will be served. Please RSVP by April … Continue reading “King-Tisdell Cottage Membership Garden Party”