Historic Kiah Museum Marker Dedication Set For May 9, 2022

By Savannah Tribune | April 27, 2022

The African Diaspora Museolo- gy Institute and the Friends of the Kiah Museum are pleased to announce that on May 9, 2022 at 10:00AM a historic marker installed at the site of the Kiah House Museum located at 505 W. 36th Street in Savannah’s historic Cuyler Brownsville Neighborhood will be dedicated. On November 28, 1959, the residence of Dr. Calvin … Continue reading “Historic Kiah Museum Marker Dedication Set For May 9, 2022”

Dr. Shabazz Appointed To National League of Cities’ Committee

By Savannah Tribune | April 27, 2022

Mayor Pro Tem Dr. Estella Edwards Shabazz has been appointed to the National League of Cities (NLC) 2022 Human Development (HD) Federal Advo- cacy Committee. Mayor Pro Tem Shabazz was elected to a one-year term and will provide strategic direction and guidance for NLC’s federal advocacy agenda and policy priorities. The appointment was announced by NLC President Mayor Vince Williams … Continue reading “Dr. Shabazz Appointed To National League of Cities’ Committee”

CAT Deployed First Electric Vehicles Saturday

By Savannah Tribune | April 27, 2022

Chatham Area Transit deployed the agency’s first electric vehicles on Saturday, April 23, following a ribbon-cutting ceremony for the vehicle launch on Friday in conjunction with Earth Day celebrations. The GILLIG battery powered vehicles were put into service Saturday morning along the 14 Abercorn and 28 Waters routes, two of CAT’s most popular service routes. It is imperative that public … Continue reading “CAT Deployed First Electric Vehicles Saturday”

United Way’s Annual Women Who Rule Event Raises A Record $55,000

By Savannah Tribune | April 27, 2022

United Way of the Coastal Empire’s annual Women Who Rule Luncheon raised a record $55,000 for the Women United Transportation Fund on Tuesday when a sold-out crowd gathered to honor Ellen Bolch, President and CEO of THA Group, as the 2022 “Woman of the Year.” “We are grateful for the community’s support of this year’s event, which raised $20,000 more … Continue reading “United Way’s Annual Women Who Rule Event Raises A Record $55,000”

PUBLISHER’S NOTE

By Savannah Tribune | April 27, 2022

Early In-Person Voting (Chatham County): May 2nd – May 20th Including: Saturdays, May 7th & 14th and Sunday, May 15th For Times and Locations, See Page 7 in this week’s Edition The Absentee Ballot And The May 24th Primary ~Reminders~ 1. Registered Voters Must Request an Absentee Ballot Application Regardless Of Age Or Disability. Absentee Ballot Applications are still available, … Continue reading “PUBLISHER’S NOTE”

SCAD Museum of Art Celebrates ‘The First Decade’

By Savannah Tribune | April 27, 2022

SCAD Museum of Art hosted a momentous gala event on Thursday, April 21, 2022 celebrating the institution’s 10-year anniversary. The celebration took place al fresco in the museum’s Alex Townsend Memorial Courtyard and included performances, film screenings, and a threecourse dinner by award winning hospitality group Daniel Reed. The evening was hosted by SCAD president and founder Paula Wallace, SCAD … Continue reading “SCAD Museum of Art Celebrates ‘The First Decade’”

Spelman College Names Its 11th President

By Savannah Tribune | April 27, 2022

The Spelman College Board of Trustees elected Helene D. Gayle, M.D., MPH, as the 11th president of Spelman College (April 25, 2022). Dr. Gayle is currently president and CEO of The Chicago Community Trust, one of the nation’s oldest and largest community foundations. Her appointment will be effective July 1, 2022, following the retirement of Dr. Mary Schmidt Campbell who … Continue reading “Spelman College Names Its 11th President”

ASK A MINDSET COACH

By Savannah Tribune | April 27, 2022

Question: I’ve had my job in manufacturing for 5 years and I’ve been promoted regularly. Now I feel I’m ready to step up into upper management. My dream position has become available and I more than qualify for it. But somehow I don’t feel ready. I think if I get a few more certificates and training I will apply. But … Continue reading “ASK A MINDSET COACH”

The Creative Coast’s FastPitch Competition to take place on May 4th at Service Brewing

By Savannah Tribune | April 27, 2022

Savannah’s epic startup pitch event is back! The Creative Coast’s Fast- Pitch event provides a platform for promising entrepreneurs starting new businesses or growing existing ones. The event allows contestants to each make a 5-MINUTE PITCH of their ventures in front of a live audience, including investors. FastPitch 2022 will take place live and in person on Wednesday, May 4, … Continue reading “The Creative Coast’s FastPitch Competition to take place on May 4th at Service Brewing”

“EYE CARE” FOR YOU

By Savannah Tribune | April 27, 2022

Already, many of us love this season, but dread going outdoors. Allergy season is here! Pollen is elevating to an all-time high. This is evident by the yellow dust on our cars. Many people suffer from allergies all year, while others have symptoms only at certain times. Prescription medications and allergy shots are often required to relieve many symptoms of … Continue reading ““EYE CARE” FOR YOU”