A New Service For Savannah’s Busy Business Community

By Savannah Tribune | June 26, 2019

To better serve the needs of aspiring entrepreneurs and owners of existing businesses in our community, Savannah SCORE has expanded its free business mentoring hours. In addition to SCORE’s M-F 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM schedule, identical services are also available Thursdays from 4:00 to 6:00PM, Fridays at 8:00 AM and Saturdays from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM. The new … Continue reading “A New Service For Savannah’s Busy Business Community”

Sol C. Johnson National Alumni Meets

By Savannah Tribune | June 26, 2019

The Sol C. Johnson National Alumni Association meets every 4th Saturday at 2 pm at the WW Law Center 909 E. Bolton Street Savannah, GA. All classes are welcome to attend. Are you planning a class reunion, a meeting or just a get together? Perfect place and time is June 1, 2019 from 12N- 6P at our annual Membership Drive … Continue reading “Sol C. Johnson National Alumni Meets”

Free Testing and Information at Walgreens on June 27

By Savannah Tribune | June 26, 2019

According to the Georgia Public Health Department, more than 2,500 people received a HIV diagnosis statewide in 2017 – the highest rate in the US. To combat this, Walgreens and Greater Than AIDS are hosting their largest free in-store testing event to date at participating Walgreens stores across Georgia, including Savannah, on National HIV Testing Day (June 27) as part … Continue reading “Free Testing and Information at Walgreens on June 27”

Old Town Trolley Partner Appreciation Event Raises over $1,200 for Local Make-A-Wish Chapter

By Savannah Tribune | June 26, 2019

Savannah’s beloved tour company hosted a Partner Appreciation Event and fundraiser for Make-AWish Georgia on Thursday, June 20 from 5:30–7:30 pm at the Old Town Trolley Office at 1115 Louisville Road. The party featured hors d’oeuvres by Savannah Event Catering, cocktails from Congress Street Up, Leopold’s ice cream, live music by the Fundamentals, and amazing door prizes. Attendees raised over … Continue reading “Old Town Trolley Partner Appreciation Event Raises over $1,200 for Local Make-A-Wish Chapter”

Frogtown Reunion Scheduled

By Savannah Tribune | June 26, 2019

The Frogtown Community Reunion will be held July 6, 2019, at the Ralph Mark Gilbert Museum beginning at 7:00pm. Family and friends of the Frogtown Community are invited to attend. Tickets can be purchased for $15 by calling Diane E. Green at (912)398-7458. History of the Frogtown Community Part II Frogtown had the reputation of being no nonsense. Strangers were … Continue reading “Frogtown Reunion Scheduled”

Savannah Branch NAACP Holds June Mass Meeting

By Savannah Tribune | June 26, 2019

On Sunday, June 23 at 4 pm, the Savannah Branch NAACP held their monthly Mass Meeting at the Historic Butler Memorial Presbyterian Church, located at 603 West Victory Drive. The first public discussion and presentation of the proposed list of potential SPLOST projects were discussed at the meeting. President Al Scott presented a slide show which demonstrated how the Local … Continue reading “Savannah Branch NAACP Holds June Mass Meeting”

Coastal Health District HIV Director Receives Lifetime Achievement and Medical Provider of the Year Awards

By Savannah Tribune | June 26, 2019

Susan Alt, Coastal Health District HIV Director, was recently honored for 35 years of compassion and care for persons living with HIV and AIDS in coastal Georgia. Alt received the Lifetime Achievement Award and the Medical Provider of the Year Award from the Georgia Department of Public Health’s Office of HIV/AIDS. “Susan’s approach to all individuals impacted by HIV is … Continue reading “Coastal Health District HIV Director Receives Lifetime Achievement and Medical Provider of the Year Awards”

Gamma Sigma Omega Celebrates World Refugee Day

By Savannah Tribune | June 26, 2019

On June 20, 2019 worldwide, World Refugee Day is celebrated to honor the strength and perseverance of refugees as they rebuild their lives in new areas. Often displaced through the threat of violence and/or persecution, they are forced to leave their homes, families and jobs. The Gamma Sigma Omega Chapter (GSO) of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated partnered with Inspiritus … Continue reading “Gamma Sigma Omega Celebrates World Refugee Day”

Abercorn South is the New Downtown!

By Savannah Tribune | June 26, 2019

Gary M. Gordon, owner of 520 Wings on Bull and Victory Drive has announced that his restaurant, 520 Tavern will host an official Grand Opening on July 12, 2019 5:20 p.m. at 8820 Abercorn St. in Savannah. 520 Tavern was the vision of owner Gary Gordon, a Savannah native He brought to the location to life with the assistance of … Continue reading “Abercorn South is the New Downtown!”

Sol C. Johnson Class of “69 To Hold 50th Class Reunion

By Savannah Tribune | June 26, 2019

The Sol. C.Johnson Class of 1969 is planning a 50th year class reunion. Come join us and invite a classmate. Monthly meetings every 1st Saturday, 12pm@ W.W. Law Center, 909 E. Bolton St., Savannah, Ga.