Life Of Ida B. Wells & Her Anti-Lynching Crusade Comes To Life On Stage

By Savannah Tribune | February 09, 2022

The true story of Ida B. Wells, America’s most courageous African American female journalist and a founding member of the NAACP, comes to life in the play Ida B. ‘n the Lynching Tree by playwright Carolyn Nur Wistrand. The play will be presented on Wednesday, Feb. 16 as a part of the Savannah Black Heritage Festival. “She has resurfaced as … Continue reading “Life Of Ida B. Wells & Her Anti-Lynching Crusade Comes To Life On Stage”

The Savannah Tribune Celebrates The Life Of Carolyn Quillon Coleman

By Savannah Tribune | February 09, 2022

Carolyn Quillon Coleman was born in Savannah, Georgia on July 9, 1942. She was the only girl of four siblings which was both a source of strength and protection. She often recounted stories and lessons learned from the close relationship she shared with her parents and brothers. She attributed her family for instilling in her the core values that shaped … Continue reading “The Savannah Tribune Celebrates The Life Of Carolyn Quillon Coleman”

City Opens Enmarket Arena, Welcomes Community To Celebrate

By Savannah Tribune | February 09, 2022

On Saturday, Feb. 5, the City of Savannah and Oak View Group Facilities marked the culmination of 20 years of planning for a new arena by cutting the ribbon and officially welcoming Savannahians to the brand new Enmarket Arena. The new arena located at 620 Stiles Avenue was described as a beacon for economic development on the Westside, making good … Continue reading “City Opens Enmarket Arena, Welcomes Community To Celebrate”

Big Boi & Friends Return To Savannah

By Savannah Tribune | February 09, 2022

IEG Entertainment and PKP presents “For The Love of Hip Hop” featuring Big Boi and Friends for Valentine’s Weekend. The performance will be held on Friday, February 11, 2022 at the newly opened EnMarket Arena located at 620 Stiles Ave in Savannah. This show includes Sleepy Brown, Big Gipp, Goodie Mob, Ying Yang Twins, Young Dro, Lil Scrappy, Kurupt and … Continue reading “Big Boi & Friends Return To Savannah”

Artist Reception Opening To Be Held At Savannah Art Gallery

By Savannah Tribune | February 09, 2022

Join us for an Artist Reception Opening with Amanda Lovett & Steven Walker. The opening reception will be held on : Friday, February 11, 2022 6-8pm at the Savannah Art Gallery located at 304 E. Bryan St. in Savannah A collection of paintings by Amanda Lovett and Steven Walker will be on exhibit in the Savannah Gallery of Art’s Spotlight … Continue reading “Artist Reception Opening To Be Held At Savannah Art Gallery”

Wesley Community Centers of Savannah, Inc.’s 2022 Hybrid Love Walk

By Savannah Tribune | February 09, 2022

Wesley’s annual fundraiser, Love Walk, a 3.6- mile walk steps off at 9:00 A.M. on Saturday, February 12, 2022 at Wesley’s Campus, 1601 Drayton Street. In-Person Event Activities Start at 8:00 A.M. Virtual Live Stream via Facebook Live Starts at 8:00 A. M. Funds raised will support the agency to continue providing critical services to the homeless and low-income individuals … Continue reading “Wesley Community Centers of Savannah, Inc.’s 2022 Hybrid Love Walk”

Journey Through African-American Musical History at BAM!

By Savannah Tribune | February 09, 2022

SCAD is celebrating Black History Month with a concert spotlighting the rich musical traditions and innovation of African American music artists. The Black Artists in Music concert is Wednesday, February 16th at 7 p.m. at the Lucas Theater. TIckets are $20 and are available online and at the Savannah Box Office on Broughton Street. The audience will join a cavalcade … Continue reading “Journey Through African-American Musical History at BAM!”

Robinson Selected as Savannah Technical College’s 2022 Rick Perkins Instructor Of The Year

By Savannah Tribune | February 09, 2022

Savannah Technical College Natural Sciences Department Chair and Lead Biology Instructor Brandon Robinson has been selected as STC’s 2022 Rick Perkins Instructor of the Year. The Rick Perkins Award for Excellence in Technical Instruction honors outstanding faculty members at each of the Technical College System of Georgia (TCSG) institutions. He will represent the College in the statewide competition. “Mr. Robinson … Continue reading “Robinson Selected as Savannah Technical College’s 2022 Rick Perkins Instructor Of The Year”

Alpha Iota Sigma Chapter of Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Incorporated Has Chartered A New Chapter

By Savannah Tribune | February 09, 2022

The historically black Greek-letter sorority Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Incorporated has chartered a new chapter on the Georgia Southern University – Armstrong campus this past fall semester of 2021. Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority’s main goal is to encourage and empower women to reach their fullest potential in everything they do. Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc. was founded in Indiana, Indianapolis … Continue reading “Alpha Iota Sigma Chapter of Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Incorporated Has Chartered A New Chapter”

Corporate Environments Partners With Junior Achievement on New Savannah Discovery Center

By Savannah Tribune | February 09, 2022

Corporate Environments is partnering with Junior Achievement on its new JA Colonial Group Discovery Center of Savannah. The Discovery Center, located in Savannah, Georgia, is an experiential facility that provides students a handson look at what their futures can hold. This immersive environment will impact 15,000 Coastal Empire students annually in partnership with local companies and school districts. “It’s this … Continue reading “Corporate Environments Partners With Junior Achievement on New Savannah Discovery Center”