Savannah Branch NAACP Holds 38th Annual Freedom Awards Banquet

By Savannah Tribune | October 02, 2019

The Savannah Branch NAACP will hold its 38th Annual Freedom Awards Banquet at the Savannah Marriott Riverfront Hotel on Saturday, October 19, 2019 beginning at 7 p.m. The Awards Ceremony is an integral aspect of the Branch celebration where persons and institutions from the community are honored for their contributions to the mission and principle objectives of the NAACP. Tickets … Continue reading “Savannah Branch NAACP Holds 38th Annual Freedom Awards Banquet”

SCAD Opens “Frederick Douglass: Embers Of Freedom” Exhibit

By Savannah Tribune | October 02, 2019

Savannah College of Art and Design, SCAD, will be opening the exhibition of “Frederick Douglass: Embers of Freedom,” on Thursday, October 3 at the Museum of Art (MOA). This exhibition will showcase a collection of manuscripts, letters and photographs of the Douglass family collected over the years by Savannah native, Dr. Walter O. Evans. People will have the opportunity to … Continue reading “SCAD Opens “Frederick Douglass: Embers Of Freedom” Exhibit”

Road to the 2019 City Elections: Part 3

By Savannah Tribune | October 02, 2019

Mayoral candidates in the upcoming City of Savannah election have been invited to present their platforms on Saturday, October 5, 2019 at the Hungry Club Forum of Savannah, Inc.’s (HCFS) monthly Signature Roundtable Breakfast and Open Forum, to be held in the Multipurpose Room of the WBS YMCA, located at 1110 May Street, at 9:30 AM. Savannah’s premiere community issues … Continue reading “Road to the 2019 City Elections: Part 3”

Savannah Film Alliance Honors Film and Television Professionals at Inaugural Gala

By Savannah Tribune | October 02, 2019

The Savannah Film Alliance (SFA) honored eight outstanding local professionals from Savannah’s thriving film and television community at the inaugural SFA Honors Gala. The star-studded event had the theme of “Old Hollywood” and was open to the public. It was a night of “Lights! Camera! Action!”, and the entertainment community pulled out all the stops that evening, evoking classic Hollywood … Continue reading “Savannah Film Alliance Honors Film and Television Professionals at Inaugural Gala”

Savannah Branch NAACP Holds Savannah Municipal Candidate Forums

By Savannah Tribune | October 02, 2019

On Tuesday, October 8th, at 6PM, the Savannah Branch NAACP Political Action Committee will hold its first Savannah municipal candidate forum at the Ralph Mark Gilbert Civil Rights Museum located at 460 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. All individual district candidates have been invited and the forum will be moderated by former Mayor Otis Johnson. The second forum with all … Continue reading “Savannah Branch NAACP Holds Savannah Municipal Candidate Forums”

Savannah State Announces Academic Appointments

By Savannah Tribune | October 02, 2019

Savannah State University (SSU) made the following academic leadership appointments, effective in September: Reginald Leseane, Ph.D., has been named interim provost and vice president for Academic Affairs. He earned his bachelor’s degree in business administration at Savannah State and later earned master’s and doctorate degrees at Georgia Southern University. Leseane joined Savannah State’s College of Business Administration 21 years ago … Continue reading “Savannah State Announces Academic Appointments”

Artist Profile: Lewis T. Powell

By Savannah Tribune | October 02, 2019

Lewis T. Powell is a critically-acclaimed actor, director, producer, filmmaker, and screenwriter who is known as one of the most respected barbers in Hollywood. Powell became an actor because he learned so much about people in his 31 years as a master barber. He often calls himself “a voyeur of life” from having interacted with so many people. He used … Continue reading “Artist Profile: Lewis T. Powell”

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

By Savannah Tribune | October 02, 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.

Moses Jackson Advancement Center To Host Job Fair

By Savannah Tribune | October 02, 2019

The City of Savannah’s Moses Jackson Advancement Center along with Goodwill Job Connection is hosting a Job Fair, Thursday, Oct. 3 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Moses Jackson Advancement Center, 1410-B Richards Street. The Savannah community is invited to explore a career with multiple local employers with immediate job openings in a variety of industries such as … Continue reading “Moses Jackson Advancement Center To Host Job Fair”

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

By Savannah Tribune | October 02, 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”