Residents Of The 2nd District

By Savannah Tribune | July 15, 2020

Tybee Ends 133 Years Of Silence

By Savannah Tribune | July 15, 2020

Tybee City Council passed a Justice and Equality Resolution on July 9, 2020. The vote came after 11 pm after much discussion. Nancy DeVetter, Tybee councilwoman, had the passion and the Nerve to introduce a Race Equity Resolution during the June 25, 2020 Regular City Council Meeting. Her fellow council members did not “like the language.” They felt phrases like … Continue reading “Tybee Ends 133 Years Of Silence”

Savannah Ranked #4 “Top U.S. City”

By Savannah Tribune | July 15, 2020

Savannah is ranked No. 4 city in the United States according to the Travel + Leisure World’s Best Awards 2020 readers’ survey announced this week on Travel + Leisure Savannah held on to its No. 4 spot from 2019 and has been in the top five destinations of the 15-city list since 2016. This year, the destination is ranked above … Continue reading “Savannah Ranked #4 “Top U.S. City””

Thousands View NNPA’s First Virtual Convention

By Savannah Tribune | July 15, 2020

The first virtual convention in the 80-year history of the National Newspaper Publishers Association (NNPA) earned a thumbs-up from partners and sponsors. The successful event’s website, vitualnnpa2020.com, generated more than 55,000 pageviews to conference attendees in only two days. Several hundred thousand additional impressions were generated by social media posts and livestreams on Facebook and YouTube. “We share in your … Continue reading “Thousands View NNPA’s First Virtual Convention”

Senate Hopeful Prepares Statewide Coronavirus Relief Tour

By Savannah Tribune | July 15, 2020

Democratic Senate Candidate, Tamara Johnson Shealey is preparing for a summer road trip across the state of Georgia to meet with voters and visit county coronavirus hotspots to assess community needs. She also plans to provide personal protective equipment to beauty and barber professionals who face a new normal in the midst of the pandemic. As one of the first … Continue reading “Senate Hopeful Prepares Statewide Coronavirus Relief Tour”

“EYECARE” FOR YOU

By Savannah Tribune | July 15, 2020

By now, your children are adapting to being out of school and are likely spending more time on their phones or computer devices. While this is a fun way to spend time, it is not fun when it causes problems with the vision. Computers, telephones, and computerized games have become a routine part of kids’ lives. Surveys show the average … Continue reading ““EYECARE” FOR YOU”

District 2 Candidate Clinton Edminster Announces New Absentee Ballot Request Initiative

By Savannah Tribune | July 15, 2020

Candidate for 2nd District County Commissioner Clinton Edminster is working with businesses across the district to provide Absentee Ballot Request forms for eligible voters leading up to the August 11th runoff. Forms will be placed in rain-proof brochure boxes installed outside businesses at Starlandia Supply, The Buccaneer Club, The Sentient Bean, Sisters of the New South, Don Callahan Real Estate, … Continue reading “District 2 Candidate Clinton Edminster Announces New Absentee Ballot Request Initiative”

The Reason Why I Do Not Celebrate The Fourth of July

By Savannah Tribune | July 15, 2020

I am at a loss to understand why as Black Americans, we celebrate the birth of this nation. We look forward to cooking out of doors, firing fireworks and guns in acknowledgement of the event. I find it difficult to celebrate birth of a nation whose history is one of kidnap, enslavement, rape nad murder of black people. There is … Continue reading “The Reason Why I Do Not Celebrate The Fourth of July”

School Reopening

By Savannah Tribune | July 15, 2020

Unprecedented. That seems to be THE word for 2020. We are in uncharted waters in many areas and Education is no different. Reopening schools will be one step in defining the “new normal” for our community. Rest assured… there is no “one size fits all” plan for reopening. We must be prepared to pivot for any situation and stay abreast … Continue reading “School Reopening”

Senior Volunteer Program of EOA

By Savannah Tribune | July 15, 2020

Share your time and special talents with others, join the Retired and Senior Volunteer Program of EOA, we need your help to help others. Through RSVP seniors 55 and older serve in various community organizations 1 to 40 hours per week. Choose where you want to serve from the many local agencies we are affiliated with. Qualifications are to be … Continue reading “Senior Volunteer Program of EOA”