National Freedom Day Observances on February 1st and 2nd

By Savannah Tribune | January 24, 2018

Savannah State University’s (SSU) Wright Choice Initiative, a Title III-funded mentoring program, is organizing National Freedom Day observances on February 1 and 2. Richard R. Wright, Sr., SSU’s first president, is considered the architect of National Freedom Day, established to commemorate the signing of the 13th Amendment, which abolished slavery in the United States. A proclamation naming February 1 National … Continue reading “National Freedom Day Observances on February 1st and 2nd”

Dr. Scott Cohen Celebrates 30th Anniversary and Grand Opening of New Location

By Savannah Tribune | January 24, 2018

“We the Living”

By Savannah Tribune | January 24, 2018

In 2015, Savannah had its most violent year in a quarter century. The city made the national news, not for its beauty and charm, but for the 53 murders, a 61% jump from the year before. In 2017, the National Association of Social Workers produced a Social Justice Brief entitled, “Gun Violence in the American Culture”. In the brief, the … Continue reading ““We the Living””

The 2018 Most Affordable Online Colleges

By Savannah Tribune | January 24, 2018

SR Education Group, a leading education research publisher founded in 2004, just released a major update to its website OnlineU. org: The 2018 Most Affordable Online Colleges. OnlineU.org was created in 2013 to help students choose the best school for their career aspirations and budget, and is dedicated to making objective information about education, careers, and college financing easily accessible. … Continue reading “The 2018 Most Affordable Online Colleges”

AKA MLK, Jr. Day of Serve-A-Thon

By Savannah Tribune | January 24, 2018

The Gamma Sigma Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated, responded to Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s question, “What are you doing for others?” with a MLK Jr. Day Serve-A-Thon. GSO members celebrating Alpha Kappa Alpha’s 110th Founders’ Day on January 15th, honored Dr. King and their founders’ call to serve by providing needed items to five different non-profit … Continue reading “AKA MLK, Jr. Day of Serve-A-Thon”

SCCPSS Announces Partnership with Curtis V. Cooper

By Savannah Tribune | January 24, 2018

Savannah-Cha- tham Public Schools will showcase a new school based partnership that will bring the mobile services of the Curtis V. Cooper Primary Health Care providers directly to SCCPSS families. This collaborative effort exemplifies shared goals of each organization to ensure child and family well-being. The partnership will provide a Mobile Healthcare Unit that will visit area schools at designated … Continue reading “SCCPSS Announces Partnership with Curtis V. Cooper”

Mt. Zion Women’s Prayer Breakfast

By Savannah Tribune | January 24, 2018

The women of Mt. Zion Baptist Church cordially invite women in Savannah and surrounding communities to their Annual Women’s Prayer Breakfast on Saturday, February 10, 2018 at 8:30 am in the John Q. Adams Center of the Church. This much anticipated activity brings together women who are excited about God’s Word and who seek to spread it beyond the wall … Continue reading “Mt. Zion Women’s Prayer Breakfast”

Alternative Pathway to Teaching Information Sessions Planned

By Savannah Tribune | January 24, 2018

SCCPSS will host community-wide sessions on Monday, February 5, 2018 at the Whitney Complex, (2 Laura Avenue, Savannah) focused on the alternative pathway to teaching. We know that there are many men and women in Savannah that have college degrees and a desire to teach- but aren’t sure what they need to do to be eligible to apply for teaching … Continue reading “Alternative Pathway to Teaching Information Sessions Planned”

Anchor For A Day Supports Charity

By Savannah Tribune | January 24, 2018

In an effort to raise money and awareness for the Rape Crisis Center of the Coastal Empire, WSAV’s Ben Senger and his fundraising partner, realtor Chelsea Phillips, are raffling off the chance to be a news anchor for the day. A show will be written and taped for one lucky winner. For every $15 donation, an individual may submit an … Continue reading “Anchor For A Day Supports Charity”

12 Tribe Program To Be Held

By Savannah Tribune | January 24, 2018

International F.A.A.M.M., Inc. and OES Ruth Chapter #3 Order of the Eastern Stars will be hosting a 12 Tribe Program on January 21st, 2018 at 4pm at 912 Drayton St., Savannah, GA 31401. Please come out and make this program a success. Evelyn Richardson, Worthy Matron.