The Savannah Tribune, Historic African- American Newspaper, Digitized

By Savannah Tribune | July 21, 2021

Live Oak Public Lib raries (LOPL) announces the completion of the digitization of more than 7,500 pages of the oldest issues of The Savannah Tribune, the historic African-American publication. The Library worked with the Digital Library of Georgia (DLG), which digitized six reels of microfilm, including issues from October 1943 to September 1960, which covered the developing Civil Rights Movement … Continue reading “The Savannah Tribune, Historic African- American Newspaper, Digitized”

Savannah Named To TIME’s Annual List Of The World’s Greatest Places

By Savannah Tribune | July 21, 2021

Today, TIME revealed the third annual list of the World’s Greatest Places, which highlights 100 extraordinary travel destinations around the world. Savannah is listed among some of the most stunning destinations around the globe and is praised for the game-changing revitalization of its historic waterfront. “Incredible!” said Joseph Marinelli, president of Visit Savannah. “The news of Savannah being named to … Continue reading “Savannah Named To TIME’s Annual List Of The World’s Greatest Places”

Retired NFL Player Adrian Peterson To Speak At Buy Local’s July Luncheon

By Savannah Tribune | July 21, 2021

Buy Local Savannah will host its monthly luncheon on Thursday, July 22 from 11 AM–1 PM at Cohen’s Retreat, located at 5715 Skidaway Road in Savannah. This month’s guest speaker is retired NFL player and College Football Hall of Famer Adrian Peterson. Known as “AP” to fans, Peterson graduated from Georgia Southern University in 2001, capping an extraordinary college career … Continue reading “Retired NFL Player Adrian Peterson To Speak At Buy Local’s July Luncheon”

Channing Capital Management Launches Its First Mutual Fund

By Savannah Tribune | July 21, 2021

On July 1, Channing Capital Management, LLC (Channing) launched its first publicly traded mutual fund, the Channing Intrinsic Value Small-Cap Fund (Ticker: OWLLX). The investable universe is primarily domestic small capitalization stocks with a focus on quality companies that the portfolio management team believes to be attractively valued. Founded in 2003, Channing has built a solid 16-year track record for … Continue reading “Channing Capital Management Launches Its First Mutual Fund”

PUBLISHER’S NOTE

By Savannah Tribune | July 21, 2021

The Georgia Secretary of State is in the Process of Removing More Than 100,000 Persons From the Voter List in Our State, and More Than 39,000 are in Chatham County. Are You One of Them, Or Anyone That You May Know? If You Have Changed Your Address Or Your Name; If You Have Not Voted In The Last Two (2) … Continue reading “PUBLISHER’S NOTE”

The Harlem Globetrotters Spread Game Tour Is Coming To Savannah

By Savannah Tribune | July 21, 2021

The World Famous Harlem Globetrotters are bringing their newly reimagined Spread Game tour to the Martin Luther King Jr. Arena on July 28, 2021, at 7 p.m. Spread Game is the epitome of Globetrotter excellence; it’s shown through basketball wizardry night after night and demonstrated through years of commitment to unsurpassed entertainment. For over 95 years, the Harlem Globetrotters have … Continue reading “The Harlem Globetrotters Spread Game Tour Is Coming To Savannah”

Jones Selected as Savannah Tech’s Vice President for Student Affairs

By Savannah Tribune | July 21, 2021

Savannah Technical College recently selected Karen Jones as its Vice President for Student Affairs. She is responsible for providing and administering a comprehensive system of student support services at the college, including counseling, admission, orientation, testing, financial aid, job placement, special populations assistance, military outreach, graduation events and student activities. “Karen’s diverse experience in Student Affairs, commitment to students, and … Continue reading “Jones Selected as Savannah Tech’s Vice President for Student Affairs”

The Savannah (GA) Chapter, The Links, Incorporated Launch 2021 Media Institute

By Savannah Tribune | July 21, 2021

On July 31st, a group of eager Savannah students will enter WSAV’s studio to conduct interviews, sharing their experiences at home and school during the pandemic. Students will use NPR’s app “StoryCorps”, to record their stories which will be archived at the American Folklife Center, Library of Congress. Last week, Emily Jones, GPB Reporter and Savannah Bureau Manager, visited the … Continue reading “The Savannah (GA) Chapter, The Links, Incorporated Launch 2021 Media Institute”

TLOD Packing With A Purpose

By Savannah Tribune | July 21, 2021

On Sunday, June27, the National Organization of Top Ladies of Distinction, Inc. celebrated Founders’ Day. This organization has been in existence for 57 years providing service to youth and adults. TLOD was organized September 8, 1968, in Tyler, Texas. Presently there are over 100 chapters throughout the United Sates. Lady Ozell Dean, last surviving founder, was also in the virtual … Continue reading “TLOD Packing With A Purpose”

Rep. Gilliard To Be Honored For 38 Years of Public Service

By Savannah Tribune | July 21, 2021

State Representative Carl Gilliard (D-Garden City) will be honored for his 38 years of commitment to public service on Saturday, July 31, 2021, at 5 p.m. at Carey Hilliard’s (Abercorn St. location) in Savannah. Mr. Isaac Newton Farris Jr., nephew of the late Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., will be the keynote speaker for the event. Other local, state … Continue reading “Rep. Gilliard To Be Honored For 38 Years of Public Service”