TybeeMLK Celebration Announced

By Savannah Tribune | December 31, 2019

TybeeMLK is a Human Rights Organization The purpose of TybeeMLK is to celebrate Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s Federal Holiday and carry on Dr. King’s philosophy of love and justice by means of nonviolent community activism. We strive to be a beacon for Justice throughout our local community thereby representing the Beloved Community of the world. TybeeMLK 2020 Vision of … Continue reading “TybeeMLK Celebration Announced”

The Martin Luther King, Jr. Observance Association Continues the 2020 Celebration

By Savannah Tribune | December 31, 2019

The Martin Luther King, Jr. Observance Day Association will continue its 2020 super weekend celebration of Dr. King’s birth by presenting: The Business and Community Unity Brunch on Saturday, January 18, 2020 at 10:00 a.m. at the Savannah Convention Center (formally the Savannah International Trade & Convention Center). The keynote speaker will be the Honorable Jonathan M. Mc- Collar, Mayor … Continue reading “The Martin Luther King, Jr. Observance Association Continues the 2020 Celebration”

New Savannah Mayor and Council To Be Sworn In

By Savannah Tribune | December 31, 2019

Following a historic election in which City of Savannah voters elected seven new councilmembers and a new mayor, the City will host a public inaugural ceremony and celebration at the Johnny Mercer Theater on Thursday, Jan. 2, 2020 at 6:30 p.m. The ceremony will include a musical prelude from the Savannah Philharmonic and is open to the public. Mayor-elect Van … Continue reading “New Savannah Mayor and Council To Be Sworn In”

Black News Channel Network Launch Fulfills Lifelong Dream of JC Watts

By Savannah Tribune | December 31, 2019

On January 6, 2020, the Black News Channel (BNC) will become the nation’s only 24-hour news and information television network focused primarily on African Americans. The historic launch of the BNC will fulfill the business dream and vision of J.C. Watts, Jr., a nationally known entrepreneur and former U.S. Congressman, Representing Oklahoma’s Fourth District. Programming will include special news features … Continue reading “Black News Channel Network Launch Fulfills Lifelong Dream of JC Watts”

The Fifth Annual ‘In The Black’ Tour Visits Savannah

By Savannah Tribune | December 31, 2019

Alma Pittman, co-owner of Chatham Parkway Toyota/Lexus of Savannah and Odyssey Media recently hosted the fifth annual “In The Black” Tour. The tour kicked off in Fort Pierce, visiting several cities including Savannah and ended with the finale in Detroit. This year, our new Platinum Sponsor is Toyota. They highlighted their minority-owned dealerships across the country! The entrepreneurship panel sponsored … Continue reading “The Fifth Annual ‘In The Black’ Tour Visits Savannah”

Savannah Jazz Welcomes Brazilian Jazz Guitarist Duda Lucena

By Savannah Tribune | December 31, 2019

Savannah Jazz welcomes you to January’s Monthly Concert with Brazilian jazz guitarist, Duda Lucena for an evening of Bossa Nova! This event will be held on Sunday, January 19, 2020 at the Mansion on Forsyth. 700 Drayton St. Free for members, $20 for guests. Discounted valet for concert attendees. Lucena studied classical guitar and received his musical training from the … Continue reading “Savannah Jazz Welcomes Brazilian Jazz Guitarist Duda Lucena”

Savannah Seniors, Let’s Toast To A New Decade Of Health

By Savannah Tribune | December 31, 2019

While the start of a new year can be a cherished time for reflection and celebration, the pressure to get to work on those New Year’s resolutions can also be overwhelming. With a new decade just around the corner, many of us are gearing up to make our annual resolutions. However, it’s important to create realistic, measurable goals that last … Continue reading “Savannah Seniors, Let’s Toast To A New Decade Of Health”

New Podcast Highlights Local Events for Greater Savannah Area

By Savannah Tribune | December 31, 2019

Executive Producer John Byram announced the launch of his latest podcast, Savannah Squad Podcast, www.SavannahSquad- Podcast.com, a podcast featuring the upcoming events for the week in and around the Savannah, Georgia area. John also serves as host along with Jordan Lum and Sarah DeMott. Recorded locally in a studio in Rincon, Georgia, the crew provides detailed information for a wide … Continue reading “New Podcast Highlights Local Events for Greater Savannah Area”

Nourish Savannah Honored by American Red Cross of Southeast and Coastal Georgia for Disaster Relief

By Savannah Tribune | December 31, 2019

On Thursday, December 19, Nourish presented a $5,000 check to the American Red Cross of Southeast and Coastal Georgia for Disaster Relief at their Abercorn location, in Lucky’s Market. This check presentation highlighted the philanthropic efforts of Nourish during this Holiday season. When Hurricane Dorian hit the Bahamas, The founders of Nourish wanted to be a part of the disaster … Continue reading “Nourish Savannah Honored by American Red Cross of Southeast and Coastal Georgia for Disaster Relief”

A Year of Changing Lives at EmployAbility

By Savannah Tribune | December 31, 2019

As the Executive Director of EmployAbility, I’ve witnessed how deeply meaningful it for adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD) to be embraced by the community as valued, appreciated citizens. With support from EmployAbility, our program participants are growing, thriving, and creating a richer community by being in it through working and volunteering – using their abilities to their fullest! … Continue reading “A Year of Changing Lives at EmployAbility”