Dr. King Speaks…

By Savannah Tribune | January 12, 2022

Plant Riverside District To Dedicate MLK, Jr. Park & Unveil New Monument On Jan. 15

By Savannah Tribune | January 12, 2022

Let Freedom Ring: A Tribute to the Late Martin Luther King, Jr. Plant Riverside District, known as Savannah’s Entertainment District, will officially dedicate Martin Luther King, Jr. Park on the Savannah riverfront and will ceremoniously unveil a commissioned bronze monument dedicated to the late Civil Rights leader on Saturday, January 15 from 2:00 PM – 3:15 PM at 400 W. … Continue reading “Plant Riverside District To Dedicate MLK, Jr. Park & Unveil New Monument On Jan. 15”

Presenting The Eighth Annual “We Are One” MLK Jr. Observance Day Concert

By Savannah Tribune | January 12, 2022

The Unitarian Universalist Church of Savannah and the MLK Jr. Observance Day Association present the Eighth Annual “We Are One” MLK Jr. Observance Day Concert featuring celebrated vocalists Huxsie Scott, Jacqueline Hamilton, Kim Polote, and Cynthia Utterbach. The concert will be held at the Unitarian Universalist Church of Savannah (Troup Square), 311 E Harris St., on Monday, Jan 17, 2022at … Continue reading “Presenting The Eighth Annual “We Are One” MLK Jr. Observance Day Concert”

Martin Luther King Jr. Association Announces 2022 Celebration Events

By Savannah Tribune | January 12, 2022

The M.L. King Association would like to announce this year’s 2022 Parade Marshalls. Mrs. Carolyn S. Blackshear and the Honorable Carl Gilliard. Both individuals are very active in the community. Mrs. Blackshear is the immediate past president of the M.L. King Association where she served for more than years, and she continues to serve. Rep. Gilliard is a State Representative … Continue reading “Martin Luther King Jr. Association Announces 2022 Celebration Events”

Martin Luther King Jr. Observance Day Association Welcome New Officers & Board Member

By Savannah Tribune | January 12, 2022

As a community organization, the King Association is governed by a board of directors selected by its members. We are pleased to share we have elected new offices. Several individuals were reelected as members of the Board. Their continued service on the board will help the association to change our community as we endeavor to continue working in Dr. King’s … Continue reading “Martin Luther King Jr. Observance Day Association Welcome New Officers & Board Member”

POSTPONED: Martin Luther King, Jr. Parade

By Savannah Tribune | January 12, 2022

The Board of Directors and members of the Parade Committee of the Observance Day Association, Inc. met on the evening of January 6, 2022, regarding the parade in honor of The Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. scheduled for January 17, 2022, in Savannah, Georgia. The question at hand was whether to conduct this year’s parade. The major points of … Continue reading “POSTPONED: Martin Luther King, Jr. Parade”

Canady’s Coats For Kids Campaign Delivers Truckloads Of New Coats To The United Way Of The Coastal Empire

By Savannah Tribune | January 12, 2022

It might have been cold outside, but it was a heartwarming day on January 5 as the Canady’s Coats for Kids campaign delivered several truckloads of new coats to the United Way of the Coastal Empire (UWCE) for distribution to children in need. In the coming weeks, the UWCE will distribute the coats to children ages infant to 17 years … Continue reading “Canady’s Coats For Kids Campaign Delivers Truckloads Of New Coats To The United Way Of The Coastal Empire”

Rep. Gilliard To Host Series Of Events To Honor Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

By Savannah Tribune | January 12, 2022

State Representative Carl Gilliard (D-Garden City) will host a series of events to honor the late Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. in Savannah. The schedule of events is as follows: • V.I.P. Banquet in honor of Naomi King and screening of the documentary, “Rev. A. D. King brother to the Dreamer” – Saturday, January 15, 2022, at 4 p.m. … Continue reading “Rep. Gilliard To Host Series Of Events To Honor Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.”

OPINION/EDITORIAL

By Savannah Tribune | January 12, 2022

Since being elected to the Georgia House of Representatives, the one constant complaint I have heard from my constituents has been about the Chatham Area Transportation Authority, or CAT. The issues are easy to talk about as the media has covered the problems plaguing CAT. This includes the revolving door of executive change-over, fraudulent actions that have sent people to … Continue reading “OPINION/EDITORIAL”

Fort McAllister State Historic Park Hosts 5th Annual Rides On The River

By Savannah Tribune | January 12, 2022

Classic car owners are invited to come to Fort McAllister and show off their vehicles in a beautiful setting along the Ogeechee River in Richmond Hill. on Saturday, Feb. 5, 2022. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Participants can meet and mingle with other automobile enthusiasts. Enjoy local history at the fort and museum plus artillery demonstrations at the fort. There will also … Continue reading “Fort McAllister State Historic Park Hosts 5th Annual Rides On The River”