Barack Obama Will Headline Televised Prime-Time Commencement

By Savannah Tribune | May 06, 2020

Former President Barack Obama will deliver a televised prime-time commencement address for the high school Class of 2020 during an hour-long event that will also feature LeBron James, Malala Yousafzai and Ben Platt, among others. ABC, CBS, Fox and NBC will simultaneously air the special May 16 at 8 p.m. Eastern along with more than 20 other broadcast and digital … Continue reading “Barack Obama Will Headline Televised Prime-Time Commencement”

A Mother’s Day Story of Hope

By Savannah Tribune | May 06, 2020

It starts with a wedding, a boy and a girl standing at the altar. They said “I do” and it seemed so simple. Years later when they thought about having children they said “we will” and thought it would be the same. Only it wasn’t. Instead of picking out pink or blue onesies they stared month after month at single … Continue reading “A Mother’s Day Story of Hope”

Joe Biden’s Plan for Empowering Black America

By Savannah Tribune | May 06, 2020

When former Vice President Joe Biden sat for an exclusive live stream interview with National Newspaper Publishers Association (NNPA) President and CEO, Dr. Benjamin F. Chavis, Jr. in February, the now presumptive Democratic presidential nominee said it was crucial to secure the Black vote if he is to unseat President Donald Trump in November 2020. Now, the two-time former second-in-command … Continue reading “Joe Biden’s Plan for Empowering Black America”

SAAM Offers Mother’s Day Opportunity To Prepare Senegalese Dishes At Home

By Savannah Tribune | May 06, 2020

Mother’s Day is May 10 and, for many people, plans for the day are requiring adjustment and creative thinking due to precautions around COVID-19. Savannah African Art Museum (SAAM) would like to help restore a sense of celebration to this day by offering families a unique opportunity to do something special for mom by providing access to a virtual DIY … Continue reading “SAAM Offers Mother’s Day Opportunity To Prepare Senegalese Dishes At Home”

Savannah Fire Hires New Chief Fire Marshal

By Savannah Tribune | May 06, 2020

The Savannah Fire Department welcomes new Chief Fire Marshal Whitney Williams-Smith. Williams Smith comes from East Point Fire Department, in East Point Georgia, where she served as a fire plan reviewer. She is a certified firefighter who began her fire service career with the Albany Fire Department in 2004. Savannah Fire has been without a permanent Fire Marshal since 2017. … Continue reading “Savannah Fire Hires New Chief Fire Marshal”

Concerned Citizens of Savannah To Host Candidate Forum

By Savannah Tribune | May 06, 2020

Concerned Citizens of Savannah (CCS) moderated by Yolandra Shipp, will conduct the sixth in a series of debate-style candidate forums on Friday, May 6th at 5 p.m. via Zoom platform. Candidates will be allowed to address the public in an opening and closing statement and answer prepared questions from the moderator, NO questions from the floor. Question submission should be … Continue reading “Concerned Citizens of Savannah To Host Candidate Forum”

Stay Safe in Your Worship

By Savannah Tribune | May 06, 2020

This is a particularly meaningful time of year for people of various faiths, with observations like Passover and Easter on the religious calendar. As challenging as it may be to change your annual traditions, it’s very important to stay committed to social distancing and avoid in-person gatherings right now. Many houses of worship are offering online or virtual services rather … Continue reading “Stay Safe in Your Worship”

How Long Until The Mark Of The Beast?

By Savannah Tribune | May 06, 2020

Most people know it as 666. It is the mark of the beast and comes from Revelation 13:16-18, “And he causeth all, both small and great, rich and poor, free and bond, to receive a mark in their right hand, or in their foreheads: And that no man might buy or sell, save he that had the mark, or the … Continue reading “How Long Until The Mark Of The Beast?”

Job Search and Resume Writing Center

By Savannah Tribune | May 06, 2020

The Job Search and Resume Writing Center is open Mondays and Wednesdays 9:30 AM to 12 Noon. The location is Abundant Life Deliverance Center, 2502 Highway 80 West in Garden City. Call Mrs. Willis at (912) 644- 9675 for more information.

Abyssinia Missionary Baptist- Welcomes Pastor-Elect Rev. Brenda H. Allen

By Savannah Tribune | May 06, 2020

In humble thankfulness to Almighty God and with great pleasure, we the officers and members of the Abyssinia Missionary Baptist Church, 1622 Ogeechee Road, Savannah, Georgia announce the unanimous choice of our new Pastor-Elect Rev. Brenda H. Allen of Savannah, Georgia. It is with great excitement along with much love and prayers that God has sent her to us to … Continue reading “Abyssinia Missionary Baptist- Welcomes Pastor-Elect Rev. Brenda H. Allen”