Phi Beta Sigma Host Scholarship Pageant

By Savannah Tribune | February 05, 2020

The men of Gamma Zeta Chapter of Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, Inc. hosted their Miss Phi Beta Sigma Scholarship Pageant in the King Frazier Ballroom at Savannah State University on January 31, 2020. The Miss Phi Beta Sigma Scholarship Pageant is an annual event that allows female students in good standing with the university and the Gamma Zeta Chapter to … Continue reading “Phi Beta Sigma Host Scholarship Pageant”

Step Up Helping To Put More Money In Chatham County Residents Pockets

By Savannah Tribune | February 05, 2020

The Georgia General Assembly is considering a state Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC), known as the Georgia Work Credit, which helps reduce the amount of income tax lowand middle-income families owe. Step Up Savannah and Georgia Budget and Policy Institute have partnered together and endorse House Bill 588. Alicia Johnson, Step Up Savannah Interim Executive Director, said. “ Savannah boasts … Continue reading “Step Up Helping To Put More Money In Chatham County Residents Pockets”

Chatham Retired Educators Association Tours Schools

By Savannah Tribune | February 05, 2020

Members of the Chatham Retired Educators Association (CREA) took the annual tour of schools on Monday, January 13, 2020. We visited White Bluff Elementary School in their temporary location at 5330 Montgomery Street. We were welcomed by Principal Robert Lewis, his staff, and a group of student leaders. CREA presented Principal Lewis and the students with school supplies to help … Continue reading “Chatham Retired Educators Association Tours Schools”

Hall Announces Re-election Bid For District 3 School Board Seat

By Savannah Tribune | February 05, 2020

Connie Hall has announced that she will be seeking a third term as School Board Representative for District 3. She was first appointed to the position in February, 2012 upon the resignation of renowned educator Alexander Luten. She won her first election in May of that year and reelection in 2016. A native New Yorker, Ms. Hall graduated from the … Continue reading “Hall Announces Re-election Bid For District 3 School Board Seat”

CAT Board Approves Travel Training Program

By Savannah Tribune | February 05, 2020

The Chatham Area Transit Authority on Tuesday approved a six-month pilot program for riders of the CAT Mobility paratransit service who complete a Travel Training program allowing graduates to ride CAT’s fixed-route buses for free. A common benefit of travel training programs is the sense of freedom and independence for people with disabilities who will be provided another transportation option, … Continue reading “CAT Board Approves Travel Training Program”

The African Diaspora Genealogy Oral History Contest

By Savannah Tribune | February 05, 2020

In celebration of Black History Month, The Genealogy Research Support Center (GRSC) at the Beach Institute is announcing its first citywide contest. The “African Diaspora Genealogy Oral History Contest” is an open invitation to Chatham County residents to submit stories of their family connections to West Africa and the Caribbean. The contest is in support of the Genealogy Center’s efforts … Continue reading “The African Diaspora Genealogy Oral History Contest”

SIMWMW 93rd Founders’ Day Celebration

By Savannah Tribune | February 05, 2020

The sisters of Savannah Interdenominational Ministers’ Wives and Ministers’ Widows (SIMWMW) will observe their 93rd Founders’ Day Celebration, Friday, February 7, 2020. The worship service will be held at New Hope Baptist Church, located at 2416 Martin Luther King Blvd., 7:30 p.m. Bishop Edward L. Gray is the host Pastor. Our theme is “Growing Stronger, Growing Deeper, and Reaching Higher”. … Continue reading “SIMWMW 93rd Founders’ Day Celebration”

Sol C. Johnson National Alumni Association

By Savannah Tribune | February 05, 2020

Holiday celebrations are always festive when you join the SCJ Atom Smashers NAA. Thanks to all who made our Holiday Bash a great place to be. Please look forward to other events in this upcoming year. Grand Reunion? Let us know The Sol C. Johnson National Alumni Association meets every 4th Saturday at 2p at the WW Law Center 909 … Continue reading “Sol C. Johnson National Alumni Association”

The Learning Center of Senior Citizens, Inc. to Host Series on the Anatomy of Antisemitism

By Savannah Tribune | February 05, 2020

The Learning Center of Senior Citizens, Inc. (SCI), a local non-profit dedicated to helping people age successfully, will host a six-part series on the anatomy of antisemitism. The Learning Center provides intellectually-engaging, humanities based educational programs for adults over age 55. The Anatomy of Antisemitism Series. This series will explore the somber phenomenon of antisemitism in both its historical contexts … Continue reading “The Learning Center of Senior Citizens, Inc. to Host Series on the Anatomy of Antisemitism”

A.E. Beach Luncheon Meeting

By Savannah Tribune | February 05, 2020

The A. E. Beach High School Class of 1957 will have a luncheon meeting on Monday, February 17, at 1:00 pm, at Carey Hilliards Restaurant on Abercorn Extension. All classmates are invited to attend.