Introducing…Savannah State University’s 2022 Homecoming Court!

By Savannah Tribune | October 05, 2022

Savannah State University (SSU) is celebrating Homecoming 2022 with a weeklong schedule of events themed “We are Significant. Steadfast. Unstoppable.” Notable events include the coronation of Mr. and Miss Savannah State University, a Golf Scramble and Greek Step Show, culminating with the Homecoming football game on Saturday, Oct. 8. The SSU Tigers host the Virginia University of Lynchburg Dragons in … Continue reading “Introducing…Savannah State University’s 2022 Homecoming Court!”

Savannah State University National Alumni Association (SSUNAA) Savannah Chapter King 2022-2023 Marius L. Davis ~ Class Of 2006

By Savannah Tribune | October 05, 2022

Marius L. Davis is a Savannah, Georgia native, and a 2006 graduate of Savannah State University (SSU) where he obtained a Bachelor of Arts in Mass Communications with a focus in Public Relations and Advertising and a minor in Africana Studies. In 2015, Davis earned a Master of Arts degree in Professional Communication and Leadership from Armstrong State University. In … Continue reading “Savannah State University National Alumni Association (SSUNAA) Savannah Chapter King 2022-2023 Marius L. Davis ~ Class Of 2006”

Savannah State University National Alumni Association (SSUNAA) Savannah Chapter Attendant to Ms. SSUNAA 2022-2023 Mary Ann W. Goldwire ~ Class Of 1974

By Savannah Tribune | October 05, 2022

Mary Ann Williams Goldwire is a 2019 retiree of 45 years of dedicated service from Savannah State University where she spent four decades helping faculty staff and students in a variety of capacities. Goldwire worked as a Secretary in the Office of Extended Services; Counselor/TRIO Program; Adult Education Instructor; Reading Program Assistant in the Department of Special Studies; Assistant Coordinator … Continue reading “Savannah State University National Alumni Association (SSUNAA) Savannah Chapter Attendant to Ms. SSUNAA 2022-2023 Mary Ann W. Goldwire ~ Class Of 1974”

16th Annual Heritage Dinner & Coastal Area Talent Showcase Returns

By Savannah Tribune | October 05, 2022

The 16th Annual Heritage Dinner and Coastal Area Talent Showcase is slated to emerge from its two-year virtual format, to return to its popular, in-person showcase event, on Friday, October 7, 2022, at the Carey Hilliards Banquet Center, located at 11111 Abercorn Street. A welcoming reception starts at 6:30 p.m. with the Dinner Showcase at 7:00 p.m. A potpourri of … Continue reading “16th Annual Heritage Dinner & Coastal Area Talent Showcase Returns”

Savannah State University Showcases “The Early Years” Art Exhibition Featuring American Painter Phillip Hampton

By Savannah Tribune | October 05, 2022

Savannah State University’s Visual and Performing Arts Program in partnership with the Telfair Museums is showcasing the ceremonial art installation titled The Early Years posthumously honoring professor and American painter Phillip J. Hampton (1922 – 2016). An opening reception was held on Sunday, Oct. 2 on Savannah State’s campus in the Asa H. Gordon Library, followed by a viewing in … Continue reading “Savannah State University Showcases “The Early Years” Art Exhibition Featuring American Painter Phillip Hampton”

Georgia Infirmary Fall Festival

By Savannah Tribune | October 05, 2022

Come to the first annual Fall Festival at the Georgia Infirmary on Saturday, October 22 from 8 a.m. to Noon. There will be a variety of booths and vendors, arts and crafts for the kids, and food trucks! There is no cost to attend the festival. The Georgia Infirmary is located at 1900 Abercorn Street in Savannah. For more information, … Continue reading “Georgia Infirmary Fall Festival”

Aundrea Dumas: Creating A New Market Category To Preserve the Family Legacy

By Savannah Tribune | October 05, 2022

Aundrea Dumas made a promise to her mother (who became ill shortly after) that she would forever keep her memory alive. A year after losing her mother “Shirley” to a rare blood cancer, Aundrea delivered on that promise. She launched “Shirley Cakes” bakery out of her home kitchen in 2012. “No one could bake cakes the way my mother could. … Continue reading “Aundrea Dumas: Creating A New Market Category To Preserve the Family Legacy”

Alderman Purtee to Host District 6 Community Townhall

By Savannah Tribune | October 05, 2022

District 6 Alderman Kurtis Purtee will host a community townhall meeting on Thursday, Oct. 6, from 6-7 p.m. at the Windsor Forest Community Center, 414 Briarcliff Cir. The townhall will discuss planning for a new Southside Community Center. Residents of the 6th district are encouraged to participate to provide ideas and feedback.

Honorary Street Designation Ceremony for “Raphael Warnock Way”

By Savannah Tribune | October 05, 2022

The City will host a street designation for “Raphael Warnock Way,” Thursday, Oct. 6 at 10 am. The ceremony will take place on Cape St., at the corner of Draper St. in Kayton-Frazier Homes. On Aug. 11, City Council voted to approve the street designation for Senator Reverend Raphael Warnock to recognize his significant contributions to the city. Senator Reverend … Continue reading “Honorary Street Designation Ceremony for “Raphael Warnock Way””

Savannah North District Lay Organization To Host 2022 Annual Banquet

By Savannah Tribune | October 05, 2022

The Savannah North District Lay Organization cordially invites you to attend our Annual Lay Banquet. The Annual Banquet will be held at St. James AME Church in the Wilson Bostic Complex at 612 East Broad Street, Savannah, GA 31401, on Saturday, November 19th, 2022, at 5:30 p.m. This year’s banquet will feature guest comedian Grandpa Bam. Rev. Robert Evans, pastor … Continue reading “Savannah North District Lay Organization To Host 2022 Annual Banquet”