The Savannah Tribune Celebrates the Life of Mrs. Beautine (Williams) Hardwick

By Savannah Tribune | July 10, 2019

Mrs. Beautine Williams Hardwick, 90, transitioned Tuesday, July 2, 2019 in Atlanta, GA surrounded by her loving family. Funeral services will be held 11:00 A.M., Wednesday, July 10, 2019 at St. Philip A.M.E. Church located 613 MLK Jr. Blvd. Rev. Jai Haithco, Pastor. Visitation with the family will be held at 7:00 P.M. Tuesday, July 9, 2019 in The Adams … Continue reading “The Savannah Tribune Celebrates the Life of Mrs. Beautine (Williams) Hardwick”

We Must Record Our History

By Savannah Tribune | July 10, 2019

On Saturday, July 20, 2019, from 2:00 p.m. until 5:00 p.m., at the Southbridge Golf Clubhouse, former Savannah Police Deputy Chief William Lyght will hold a “book signing” to officially release the written compilation of his history and the story of his family. We, at The Savannah Tribune, commend Deputy Chief Lyght on this accomplishment, and encourage all of our … Continue reading “We Must Record Our History”

Bill Lyght Writes Autobiography

By Savannah Tribune | July 10, 2019

Bill Lyght, with the help of his wife, wrote an autobiography about his family history and time in the military and police department. After he retired from Savannah Police Department in 1998 he really wanted to write an autobiography as a way to record his family history for his children. Since ‘98 he has been writing his story on and … Continue reading “Bill Lyght Writes Autobiography”

Coastal Jazz Presents The Sunday Concert With Cynthia Utterbach & The Eric Jones Trio

By Savannah Tribune | July 10, 2019

The Coastal Jazz Association presents Cynthia Utterbach with Eric Jones Trio on Sunday, July 21, 2019 at The Mansion on Forsyth Park, 700 Drayton St. Savannah. Concert begins at 5p.m. Free for Members and students with I.D., $20 for Guests Jazz singer, songwriter Cynthia Utterbach loves to tell stories. Over the years she has performed her musical storytelling tribute throughout … Continue reading “Coastal Jazz Presents The Sunday Concert With Cynthia Utterbach & The Eric Jones Trio”

Savannah Community Celebrates The Life of Entertainer Lafayette Chester

By Savannah Tribune | July 10, 2019

Long time musician and vocalist, Lafayette Chester passed away Monday, July 8, 2019 after a long illness. He began singing professionally around Savannah with Mr. Bobby Dilworth over 60 years ago. He has played and sang with many of Savannah’s greats as well as nationally known entertainers including Ms. Huxsie Scott. Mr. Chester was preceded in death by a daughter, … Continue reading “Savannah Community Celebrates The Life of Entertainer Lafayette Chester”

Empowerment Pageant Held

By Savannah Tribune | July 10, 2019

Davita Capers London’s dreams came true on June 30th 2019 when eleven women from various cities around Georgia came to empower each other and an audience of about 200 supporting family and friends. This Empowerment Pageant exceeded many expectations. There were… women… men… children, and even babies there with smiles. There were vendors present that showcased everything from scented candle … Continue reading “Empowerment Pageant Held”

Alpha Kappa Alpha Honors Audrey B. Singleton

By Savannah Tribune | July 10, 2019

On June 22, 2019, Mrs. Audrey Barnes Singleton was honored by Gamma Sigma Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated as she celebrated 50 years of continuous active membership. Initiated into Gamma Upsilon chapter in May 1969 at Savannah State College (University) and upon graduation transferred to the Gamma Sigma Omega chapter in September, she has continued to devotedly … Continue reading “Alpha Kappa Alpha Honors Audrey B. Singleton”

Lady Adrienne Boner Installed as National Area IV Director of Top Ladies of Distinction, Inc.

By Savannah Tribune | July 10, 2019

Lady Adrienne Boner, immediate past president for the Effingham Chapter of Top Ladies of Distinction, Inc. (TLOD) was installed as the 12th National Area IV Director of TLOD during its national biennial conference, Syn- Lod on July 1, 2019 held in Atlanta, GA. Top Ladies of Distinction, Inc. (TLOD) is a non-profit professional humanitarian organization, founded in Tyler, Texas in … Continue reading “Lady Adrienne Boner Installed as National Area IV Director of Top Ladies of Distinction, Inc.”

School of Medicine Students Receive Inaugural National Medical Association Scholarships from GSMA

By Savannah Tribune | July 10, 2019

Two Mercer University School of Medicine (MUSM) students received inaugural National Medical Association Scholarships at the Georgia State Medical Association’s (GSMA) annual meeting June 13 on Hilton Head Island. Dontre Douse, a member of the Class of 2020, and Morgan Joseph, a member of the Class of 2021, received two of the three inaugural scholarships for their character, academic achievement … Continue reading “School of Medicine Students Receive Inaugural National Medical Association Scholarships from GSMA”

U. S. Coast Guard National Association of Former Stewards and Steardmates, Inc. Celebrate 30th Reunion

By Savannah Tribune | July 10, 2019

The United States Coast Guard National Association of former Stewards and Steardmates, Inc. celebrated their 30th 4-Day Conference Reunion, July 4th through July 7, 2019 at the Hunter Army Airfield in Savannah, Ga. A highlight of the conference was Sunday worship with the congregation at Butler Memorial Presbyterian Church located at 603 W Victory Dr. The organization was able to … Continue reading “U. S. Coast Guard National Association of Former Stewards and Steardmates, Inc. Celebrate 30th Reunion”