Savannah Music Festival Announces Free, Family-Friendly Concerts For December

By Savannah Tribune | November 24, 2021

Savannah Music Festival (SMF), a leading nonprofit performing arts organization, is pleased to announce upcoming free family-friendly concerts including Musical Explorers at the Forsyth Park bandshell on Sunday, December 5 and SMF Jazz Academy’s semester-end performance on Friday, December 10. In addition, tickets for a matinee performance of Big Band Holidays featuring the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton … Continue reading “Savannah Music Festival Announces Free, Family-Friendly Concerts For December”

Savannah Remembers The Life of Rev. Matthew Southall Brown, Sr.

By Savannah Tribune | November 24, 2021

Reverend Matthew Southall Brown, Sr., Pastor of St. John Baptist Church “The Mighty Fortress” for over 35 years, passed away on Sunday, November 21, 2021 at the age of 99 of nat- ural causes. Religious leader, Reverend Matthew Southall Brown, Sr. was born on July 16, 1922 in Savannah, Georgia to Christopher Frederick Brown and Helen Robinson Brown. In 1943, … Continue reading “Savannah Remembers The Life of Rev. Matthew Southall Brown, Sr.”

Annual Focus On Youth Issues At Hungry Club Forum

By Savannah Tribune | November 24, 2021

The Hungry Club Forum of Savannah, Inc. (HCFS) will hold a youth issues public forum entitled “What Lasting Gifts Can We Give to the Youth of Our Community?,” on Saturday, December 4, 2021 at 9:30 AM at www.facebook.com/ hungryclubforumofsavannah. While youth considerations permeate discussions throughout sessions of the HCFS, in 2009, the HCFS Board of Directors made the decision to … Continue reading “Annual Focus On Youth Issues At Hungry Club Forum”

Savannah State University Celebrates More Than $810,000 In Scholarship Contributions

By Savannah Tribune | November 24, 2021

During this season of giving and thanksgiving, Savannah State University (SSU) celebrates the generous financial contributions of its alumni, faculty, and staff who have donated $629,000 to support deserving students in need of tuition assistance to obtain a college degree. Made possible by Title III of the Higher Education Act of 1965, the university will receive matching funds for five … Continue reading “Savannah State University Celebrates More Than $810,000 In Scholarship Contributions”

PUBLISHER’S NOTE

By Savannah Tribune | November 24, 2021

Just to recap, the State House and State Senate maps were adopted and sent to the Governor for his signature earlier last week. The final proposed Congressional map was revealed Wednesday, November 17th, and I have to tell you that it was worse than even I could have imagined. Currently, we have an 8 Republican/ 6 Democrat split of our … Continue reading “PUBLISHER’S NOTE”

City of Savannah To Host Downtown Holiday Events

By Savannah Tribune | November 24, 2021

The City of Savannah will welcome the holiday season on Friday, Nov. 26, and Sunday, Nov. 28, with the annual Christmas tree and menorah lightings. The Christmas tree lighting will be on Friday, Nov. 26, at Bull and Broughton streets. Live performances and entertainment start at 5:30 p.m., with the tree lighting following. On Sunday, Nov. 28, the city will … Continue reading “City of Savannah To Host Downtown Holiday Events”

Savannah African Art Museum Seeks Volunteer Docents Ahead Of Holiday Season

By Savannah Tribune | November 24, 2021

Savannah African Art Museum is looking for eager docents and volunteers with good communication skills to assist with daily operations at the museum in the historic Thomas Square Streetcar District. This is a wonderful opportunity for those interested in learning and teaching the history and art of West and Central Africa. As the holiday season nears, donating time and energy … Continue reading “Savannah African Art Museum Seeks Volunteer Docents Ahead Of Holiday Season”

LET’S GET HOLLY JOLLY!

By Savannah Tribune | November 24, 2021

Buy Local Savannah will host its annual holiday party on Tuesday, December 7 from 7–10 p.m. at Ghost Coast Distillery, located at 641 Indian Street in Savannah. The Holly Jolly Holiday Party will celebrate a year of the organization’s growth with festive food and drinks, raffle prizes, and the presentation of Buy Local’s annual awards. The event will also feature … Continue reading “LET’S GET HOLLY JOLLY!”

Latasha Cutter-Blige Announces Book Release & Signing

By Savannah Tribune | November 24, 2021

Savannah native, Mrs. Latasha Cutter-Blige, will have a Book Signing at Kim’s Cafe’ located at 714 Dr. M. L. King, Jr. Blvd Savannah, Georgia 31401; Sunday December 5, 2021, from 4pm-6pm. Her book, based on her life, is titled: “I Don’t Look Like What I’ve Been Through.” Latasha is a mother of six and she has one grandson. She attended … Continue reading “Latasha Cutter-Blige Announces Book Release & Signing”

Local Boy Scouts To Host Annual Holiday Auction For Scoutreach Scholarships

By Savannah Tribune | November 24, 2021

The Boy Scouts of America Coastal Georgia Council is excited to host their annual Holiday Auction fundraising event. The funds raised at this auction will cover the membership fees, equipment and supplies for youth who are in the Scoutreach programs for low income, at-risk youth, and for other members from low income homes who need financial assistance in order to … Continue reading “Local Boy Scouts To Host Annual Holiday Auction For Scoutreach Scholarships”