CAT Awarded $1.3M Grant For New Ferry

By Savannah Tribune | August 14, 2019

Chatham Area Transit has been awarded $1.28 million in grant funding from the Federal Transit Administration for a new ferry boat. The city of Savannah has committed a 20 percent local match of $320,000, pending approval by the Savannah City Council, to cover the remaining costs of the $1.6 million ferry. The new 149-passenger ferry will expand the Savannah Belles … Continue reading “CAT Awarded $1.3M Grant For New Ferry”

J.C. Lewis Primary Healthcare Hosts 3rd Annual Gala

By Savannah Tribune | August 14, 2019

The J. C. Lewis Primary Health Care Center hosted their 3rd Annual Gala last Saturday evening at the DeSoto Savannah. The 2019 theme was “Making a Difference, Leaving a Mark”. Mahogany Bowers also known as “The Voice” was the Mistress of Ceremony. Marc Dunston, better known by his stage name “Magic Marc” provided the entertainment with his magic tricks. Dr. … Continue reading “J.C. Lewis Primary Healthcare Hosts 3rd Annual Gala”

Good Times Jazz Bar and Restaurant Celebrates Teddy Adams

By Savannah Tribune | August 14, 2019

Good Times Jazz Bar and Restaurant presents two amazing nights celebrating jazz historian, educator author and musician Dr. Teddy Adams with a two day birthday bash. The two day Teddy Adams Birthday Bash kicks off Friday, August 16th at 8:00p p.m. with former students and mentees, Andrae Murchinson, Robert Stringer, Jaron Mcarr and the Eric Jones trio. On Saturday, August … Continue reading “Good Times Jazz Bar and Restaurant Celebrates Teddy Adams”

Savannah Branch NAACP to Host Savannah/Chatham County Public School System Discussion

By Savannah Tribune | August 14, 2019

On Sunday, August 25, at 4 pm, the Savannah Branch NAACP Education Committee will host its Mass Meeting at Tremont Temple Missionary Baptist Church located at 1110 Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd. Guest speaker Superintendent Dr. Ann Levett will generally review the state of the Savannah/Chatham County Public School System, and specifically define goals for the 2019-20 school year and … Continue reading “Savannah Branch NAACP to Host Savannah/Chatham County Public School System Discussion”

Music Songwriter And Producer Tena Clark Opens Flannery O’connor Fall Lecture Series

By Savannah Tribune | August 14, 2019

The Flannery O’Connor Childhood Home will welcome famed music producer, songwriter and author Tena Clark on Sunday, September 8, 4 p.m. Clark will speak about Southern Discomfort, her memoir about growing up in the South. Her childhood was permeated by many of the themes of O’Connor’s own life and work. Clark was born in 1953 in a tiny Mississippi town … Continue reading “Music Songwriter And Producer Tena Clark Opens Flannery O’connor Fall Lecture Series”

Park Place Outreach Hires Staff for Transitional Living Program

By Savannah Tribune | August 14, 2019

Park Place Outreach Youth Emergency Services has hired Kevin Foard, who had worked as a case manager for the Basic Center of Park Place Outreach, as its transitional living program (TLP) case manager. “When this opportunity presented itself, there were no hesitations,” Foard said. “It was an honor to learn that Park Place Outreach would ignite the passion to help … Continue reading “Park Place Outreach Hires Staff for Transitional Living Program”

WANTED! A.E. Beach High School Class Members of 1970

By Savannah Tribune | August 14, 2019

If you or someone you know is a member of the A.E. Beach High School Class of 1970, please e-mail your contact information to Pamela Rountree at AEBCO1970@ GMAIL.COM. Details will be sent to you about the 50TH reunion events which is scheduled for June 26th through the 28th 2020. Hope to hear from you very, very soon.

City Hosting Faith-based Community Work Session

By Savannah Tribune | August 14, 2019

The City of Savannah Human Services Department is hosting Connecting the Dots: Mobilizing Communities of Faith, Aug. 20 from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Savannah Civic Center, 301 W. Oglethorpe Ave. Connecting the Dots: Mobilizing Communities of Faith is a breakfast meeting and half-day work session designed to inform and connect leaders and mission workers in the faith … Continue reading “City Hosting Faith-based Community Work Session”

Free Computer Classes at African-American Health Information & Resource Center

By Savannah Tribune | August 14, 2019

Free Computer Classes taught by Microsoft Certified Instructors held at the African-American Health Information & Resource Center, 1910 Abercorn St, in Savannah Older Adult & Beginner Classes Keyboarding, Internet/ Email Basics, Windows I & II Advanced Classes Word Basic I & II, Excel I & II, PowerPoint Small Business & Personal Use Class QuickBooks I & II Microsoft Access Please … Continue reading “Free Computer Classes at African-American Health Information & Resource Center”

Council Work Session

By Savannah Tribune | August 14, 2019

Notice is hereby given that there will be a Council Work Session on Thursday, August 15, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. in the Media Room, on the second floor of City Hall, prior to the regularly scheduled City Council Meeting at 2:00 p.m. in Council Chambers. The AGENDA is as follows: Development Services Update; Update on the Savannah Manufacturing Center; Introduction … Continue reading “Council Work Session”