MEGAGENESIS XIII – Coming Soon!

By Savannah Tribune | February 13, 2019

The Savannah Chatham County Public School System, Chatham County Youth Commissioner, The 100 Black Men of Savannah, and Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. will sponsor MEGAGENESIS XIII – SAVANNAH – “Excel in High School: Go to College” on Saturday, February 23, 2019, at Sol C. Johnson High School from 9:00A.M.-3:00P.M. MEGAGENESIS is a program designed to promote a college-going culture … Continue reading “MEGAGENESIS XIII – Coming Soon!”

Matthew Mitchell Named Superintendent’s Student of the Month For January

By Savannah Tribune | February 13, 2019

Our featured Student of the Month representing the month of January is a second grade student from Bloomingdale Elementary School. He is described as “sweet, smart and a model citizen.” This High Honor Roll student surpassed his own reading goal he set at the beginning of the year while continuing to read in class and at home. His teacher says … Continue reading “Matthew Mitchell Named Superintendent’s Student of the Month For January”

Nu Chapter of Iota Phi Lambda Sorority, Inc. Celebrates Black History Month

By Savannah Tribune | February 13, 2019

The Nu Chapter of Iota Phi Lambda Sorority, Inc. black history month program will be held Sunday, February 24, 2019 at 4:00 pm. Councilwoman Debbie Johnson of Port Wentworth will be the guest speaker for this event. Refreshments will be served immediately after the celebration. Come one, come all and help us celebrate our history, black history. The celebration will … Continue reading “Nu Chapter of Iota Phi Lambda Sorority, Inc. Celebrates Black History Month”

MLKing Observance Day Association “EXPRESS SUCCESS”

By Savannah Tribune | February 13, 2019

This is a special invitation to participate in the Annual M.L.King Observance Day Association, Inc,”EXPRESS – SUCCESS” Saturday, February 16, 2019, 12:00-4:00 p.m., Bethlehem Baptist Church,1008 May Street, in the beautiful L.Scott Stell Fellowship Hall. A day to showcase a wide variety of Savannah’s Youth Talent, Education, and Career exhibits. We are inviting ALL VENDORS,- FREE OF CHARGE!,(one table and … Continue reading “MLKing Observance Day Association “EXPRESS SUCCESS””

Fellowship City of Praise on the Move

By Savannah Tribune | February 13, 2019

Rev. Dr. Paul A. Sheppard and the Partners of Fellowship City of Praise are excited to announce their new location at the Bonaventure Celebration Center located at 2019 Mills B Lane Blvd., in Liberty City. FCOP is delighted to embark upon its second year in a new worship setting. Services are held the first through fourth Sundays at 10:00 am. … Continue reading “Fellowship City of Praise on the Move”

Sons Of Mystro Perform In Savannah

By Savannah Tribune | February 13, 2019

Violin Virt uosos, the Sons of Mystro, will perform for the 30th Annual Savannah Black Heritage Festival, Friday, February 15, 7:30 p.m., in the Fine Arts Auditorium, Georgia Southern-Armstrong Campus. These siblings, who are classically trained violinists, are “a musical duo who play all genres of popular music, using the violin instead of their voices to express song.” The Sons … Continue reading “Sons Of Mystro Perform In Savannah”

The Savannah Community Celebrates The Life Of Mr. David Forest Richards, Jr.

By Savannah Tribune | February 13, 2019

Adams Funeral Services announces the passing of Mr. David Forest Richards, Jr., 89, who transitioned on Tuesday, February 5, 2019 at his residence surrounded by his loving family. Chief Warrant Officer 4 David F. Richards, Jr. is a native of Sedalia, Missouri born to the late David F. Richards, Sr. and Julia Christina Diggs Richards. He is a World War … Continue reading “The Savannah Community Celebrates The Life Of Mr. David Forest Richards, Jr.”

Stacey Abrams Thanks Local Supporters

By Savannah Tribune | February 13, 2019

Hundreds of hard-working civic volunteers walked into Savannah Station – a historic train depot – to answer Stacey Abrams’ invitation to join her in a “Fair Fight Action” campaign to change Georgia’s electorate system. Abrams delivered the battle cry on Thursday to her supporters to retain an inclusive voter poll in the political landscape during 2020. Abrams will decide next … Continue reading “Stacey Abrams Thanks Local Supporters”

The Savannah Community Mourns The Loss Of Pastor Scottie Swinney

By Savannah Tribune | February 13, 2019

The Reverend Scottie Swinney of Savannah, GA peacefully went home to be with the Lord, Thursday, January 31, 2019, at the age of 57, after a brief illness. He was the esteemed pastor of the historic St. Philip A.M.E. Church, 613 Martin Luther King, Jr. Boulevard since 2012. A native of Augusta, GA, the Rev. Swinney graduated from George P. … Continue reading “The Savannah Community Mourns The Loss Of Pastor Scottie Swinney”

Savannah Black Heritage Festival Hosts Grand Festival Day

By Savannah Tribune | February 13, 2019

The Savannah Black Heritage Festival held their Grand Festival Day last Saturday, February 9th at the Savannah Civic Center. Grand Festival Day began with a historic Health Walk tracing the steps of W. W. Law’s Postal route. The Annual Adult Health Fair was held with screenings, exercise demonstrations and more. The Ribbon Cutting ceremony held at 3:30p.m. launched local performances … Continue reading “Savannah Black Heritage Festival Hosts Grand Festival Day”