Kwanzaa: A Celebration of African-American Family, Community & Culture (December 26 – January 1)

By Savannah Tribune | December 22, 2021

Come out and be a part of the Beach Institute’s Kwanzaa Celebration. Every night during Kwanzaa, December 26-January 1st, we will be discussing and celebrating the principles and practices of Kwanzaa. This promises to be an uplifting and celebratory time of community, jubilation, and joy!! The first night of Kwanzaa (Umoja-Unity), Sunday, December 26, the festivities will begin at 5:00 … Continue reading “Kwanzaa: A Celebration of African-American Family, Community & Culture (December 26 – January 1)”

Rawls Installed As First African-American President of Savannah Area REALTORS

By Savannah Tribune | December 22, 2021

The Savannah Area REAL- TORS (SAR) installed their officers and directors for 2022 at their annual luncheon held on December 16, 2021 at the Marriott Riverfront. Over two hundred members were in attendance for the historical event that saw the installation of Rodney Rawls as the first African-American President of Savannah Area Realtors. Rodney Rawls is the Broker/Owner of Rawls … Continue reading “Rawls Installed As First African-American President of Savannah Area REALTORS”

The Savannah Tribune Celebrates The Legacy of Apostle Dr. Idell (Williams) Cheever

By Savannah Tribune | December 22, 2021

We celebrate the life and memory of Apostle Dr. Idell Williams Cheever whose death occurred Saturday, December 18, 2021 at her residence. Born on August 20, 1932, Apostle Dr. Idell Cheever passed away at the age of 89. Arrangements are incomplete at the time of publication and will be announced at a later date. Please sign the guest book at … Continue reading “The Savannah Tribune Celebrates The Legacy of Apostle Dr. Idell (Williams) Cheever”

Visit Savannah Marketing Team Win TLC’s Board Of Directors Award For Tourism & Hospitality Excellence

By Savannah Tribune | December 22, 2021

The Savannah Tourism Leadership Council (TLC) awarded the Visit Savannah Marketing and Communications team the distinguished TLC Board of Directors Award for work on Savannah’s COVID-19 tourism recovery plan at their annual awards gala. The team was recognized for quickly and creatively planning a strategy and executing a marketing plan to get Savannah’s hospitality community back to work safely and … Continue reading “Visit Savannah Marketing Team Win TLC’s Board Of Directors Award For Tourism & Hospitality Excellence”

Dr. Ann Levett Named 2021 Superintendent To Watch By National School Public Relations Association

By Savannah Tribune | December 22, 2021

Dr. Ann Levett has been selected as a 2021 Superintendent to Watch by the National School Public Relations Association (NSPRA). Dr. Levett joins just 19 other superintendents nationwide who were selected for the honor in recognition of their innovative and effective use of technology to engage and inform the school community, and to expand two-way communication and outreach efforts. “I … Continue reading “Dr. Ann Levett Named 2021 Superintendent To Watch By National School Public Relations Association”

Savannah State Honors Graduate With President’s Second Mile Award

By Savannah Tribune | December 22, 2021

Khayree J. Hasan has been named the recipient of Savannah State University’s President’s Second Mile Award, the highest honor presented to a graduating senior based upon character, values, leadership, and service to the university and the larger community. During each commencement ceremony, the award is presented to a deserving student in recognition of stellar and meritorious achievement. The College of … Continue reading “Savannah State Honors Graduate With President’s Second Mile Award”

Carver Village Cleanup

By Savannah Tribune | December 22, 2021

The residents of Historic Carver Village, along with community volunteers and public officials, organized a neighborhood clean-up on Saturday, November 13th to help Keep Savannah Beautiful. The residents know that when the streets are full of trash and litter, the neighborhood can become a symbol of hopelessness and low expectation. Several organizations, including the Healthy Savannah, Bike Walk Savannah, Savannah … Continue reading “Carver Village Cleanup”

A Message From Representative Edna Branch Jackson

By Savannah Tribune | December 22, 2021

I want to start by thanking all of you who voted to send me to the General Assembly to fill out the unexpired term of my friend, the late Representative Mickey Stephens. I also want to thank my colleagues in the Georgia House for the warmth and well wishes they showed me during the session, especially my colleagues in the … Continue reading “A Message From Representative Edna Branch Jackson”

SCAD TVFEST Returns In-Person February 3–5, 2022 For 10th Annual Event

By Savannah Tribune | December 22, 2021

Now entering its 10th year, SCAD TVFEST is scheduled to return in-person Thursday, February 3 through Saturday, February 5, 2022, in Atlanta, Georgia. SCAD TVFEST is Atlanta’s only TV festival, attracting industry-leading producers, directors, writers, and actors to SCAD’s award-winning Midtown Atlanta location. Screenings in 2022 will take place at the IPIC Theater in Atlanta. Celebrating its 10th anniversary, the … Continue reading “SCAD TVFEST Returns In-Person February 3–5, 2022 For 10th Annual Event”

Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity Celebrates Philanthropy Day

By Savannah Tribune | December 22, 2021

On Saturday December 4, 2021 the members of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc., Beta Phi Lambda Chapter, Savannah, celebrated the one hundred and fifteenth year since being founded at Cornell University in Ithaca, New York. The program was held at the Carey Hilliard Banquet facility. Chairman for the event was Bro. Terry Staten, Master of Ceremony was Bro. Lawrence Hutchins, … Continue reading “Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity Celebrates Philanthropy Day”