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JPMorgan Chase Invests In Carver State Bank

By Savannah Tribune | October 06, 2021

JPMorgan Chase today announced it has increased its investment in Minority Depository Institutions (MDI) and Community Development Financial Institutions (CDFIs) to $100 million and has added ten new institutions among its investments, including Carver State Bank in Savannah. In addition to receiving an immediate capital investment, Carver State Bank will now offer J.P. Morgan’s money market funds to institutional investors … Continue reading “JPMorgan Chase Invests In Carver State Bank”

Breast Cancer Proclamation Presented To St. Joseph’s/Candler & Chatham Co. Employees

By Savannah Tribune | October 06, 2021

Chatham County Chairman Chester Ellis and the Board of Commissioners presented a proclamation to St. Joseph’s/Candler and Chatham County employees, recognizing October as Breast Cancer Awareness month. Chatham County has been in partnership with the St. Joseph’s/Candler Mobile Mammography program since 2009 to provide onsite mobile mammography to Chatham County employees. For more info on St. Joseph’s/Candler Mobile Mammography program, … Continue reading “Breast Cancer Proclamation Presented To St. Joseph’s/Candler & Chatham Co. Employees”

Interchange Dedicated To Representative Bobby L. Hill

By Savannah Tribune | October 06, 2021

A dedication ceremony of the “Representative Bobby L. Hill Interchange” was held Thursday, September 30, 2021 at St. Paul CME Church. State Representative Carl W. Gilliard served as Chairman and Chatham County Commissioner Bobby Lockett served as Co-Chair. The interchange is located where I-516 north flows into I-16 west. During the ceremony, Patt Gunn, District 162 Legislative Council Coordinator delivered … Continue reading “Interchange Dedicated To Representative Bobby L. Hill”

GA House District 165 Candidates Explain Their Positions

By Savannah Tribune | October 06, 2021

The League of Women Voters of Coastal Georgia will host a Candidates Forum on October 14 at 5:30 p.m. via Zoom. The candidates will be asked questions submitted by voters on issues relevant to the district. The event is free, but attendees are encouraged to register at www.LWVCGA.org. Five candidates are running in the November 2 special election. The candidates … Continue reading “GA House District 165 Candidates Explain Their Positions”

PUBLISHER’S NOTE

By Savannah Tribune | October 06, 2021

Keep November 2nd On Your Mind, and these Important Elections: The election for Georgia House of Representatives Seat – District 165; municipal elections in Garden City, Port Wentworth, Thunderbolt, Tybee Island & Vernonburg; and E-SPLOST – The Education Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax to support our public schools. PLANNING TO VOTE BY ABSENTEE BALLOT? All Persons, Regardless Of Age … Continue reading “PUBLISHER’S NOTE”

Local Leaders Endorse Democrat Wade Herring For Georgia’s First District

By Savannah Tribune | September 29, 2021

Last week, community leaders from Chatham, Liberty, and Bryan County came to endorse Wade Herring for Congress. Of the 21 endorsers, below are quotes from Former Savannah Mayor Otis Johnson, Former Savannah City Manager Pat Monahan, and MLK Day Observance Association President Carolyn Blackshear. “Our democracy is presently being threatened at the state and federal levels. Therefore, it is very … Continue reading “Local Leaders Endorse Democrat Wade Herring For Georgia’s First District”

The Current & The Savannah Tribune Co-Host Online Voter Education Event

By Savannah Tribune | September 29, 2021

The Current, Coastal Georgia’ s only in-depth investigative news source, along with The Savannah Tribune, one of the oldest Black-owned and operated publications in America, announced they are co-hosting an online voter education event to inform voters from Savannah to Brunswick how to vote safely and effectively in the local elections November 2 under Georgia’s new election law. The event … Continue reading “The Current & The Savannah Tribune Co-Host Online Voter Education Event”

GA House District 165 Candidates Explain Their Positions

By Savannah Tribune | September 29, 2021

The League of Women Voters of Coastal Georgia will host a Candidates Forum on October 14 at 5:30 p.m. via Zoom. The candidates will be asked questions submitted by voters on issues relevant to the district. The event is free, but attendees are encouraged to register at www.LWVCGA.org. Voters can submit their questions for the candidates via the website. The … Continue reading “GA House District 165 Candidates Explain Their Positions”

Annual Heritage Celebration & Showcase 2021 Unveils Gold Nuggets

By Savannah Tribune | September 29, 2021

The Honorable Ambassador Griffin Lotson has amassed such a track record and body of work on the history of the Gullah Geechee people, that he is sometimes given the middle name “Gullah Geechee.” He taunted and dug out the history of his history and heritage long before it became an interest and focus of many around the globe. He was … Continue reading “Annual Heritage Celebration & Showcase 2021 Unveils Gold Nuggets”

PUBLISHER’S NOTE

By Savannah Tribune | September 29, 2021

Everyone Who Wants To Vote By Absentee Ballot Must File The Application – Regardless Of Your Age Or Disability. Applications Will Not Be Automatically Mailed To Persons Age 65 & Over, Nor To Persons With Disabilities. The New Absentee Ballot Applications Are Available Now, and we at The Savannah Tribune strongly recommend that you File Your Application Before October 1st, … Continue reading “PUBLISHER’S NOTE”