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“The Workforce: Visions, Opportunities and Challenges of the Present and Future”

By Savannah Tribune | September 01, 2021

“Memories of the Way We Were” are not just lyrics in recordings by Barbara Streisand and Gladys Knight. Thoughts such as these are on the minds of millions of Americans on the national, state and local levels. Just how do we handle the daunting tasks of navigating our present and future of our lifestyles, economic statuses, and jobs and enterprises … Continue reading ““The Workforce: Visions, Opportunities and Challenges of the Present and Future””

Thousands Reach Capital On Anniversary To Demand Voting Rights Protection

By Savannah Tribune | September 01, 2021

More than 25,000 people from across the country, some as far away as California, gathered in the nation to protest efforts in more than a dozen states they said to make voting more difficult and to urge Congress to pass the John Lewis Voting Rights Bill, which would restore portions of the Voting Rights Bill struck down by the U.S. … Continue reading “Thousands Reach Capital On Anniversary To Demand Voting Rights Protection”

PUBLISHER’S NOTE

By Savannah Tribune | September 01, 2021

Chatham County Residents, Get Ready To Vote!! We have Three (3) very important Elections happening on November 2, 2021. There are municipal elections in Garden City and Port Wentworth, and we must also elect someone to fill the seat in Georgia House of Representatives District 165 that is vacated due to the death of Representative Micky Stevens. If you live … Continue reading “PUBLISHER’S NOTE”

Payne Theological Seminary Holds Doctor Of Ministry Program in Savannah

By Savannah Tribune | August 25, 2021

Payne Theol ogical Seminary of Wilberforce, Ohio is holding their Doctor of Ministry Program this week in Savannah, GA, August 23 through 27th at the Thompson Savannah Hotel. The opening service was held Monday, August 23rd at St. Philip Monumental AME Church. Rev. Bernard Clarke is the pastor. Bishop Timothy Clarke, senior Pastor of First Church of God in Columbus … Continue reading “Payne Theological Seminary Holds Doctor Of Ministry Program in Savannah”

FDA Approves First COVID-19 Vaccine

By Savannah Tribune | August 25, 2021

Today, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved the first COVID-19 vaccine. The vaccine has been known as the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccine, and will now be marketed as Comirnaty (koe-mir’-natee), for the prevention of COVID-19 disease in individuals 16 years of age and older. The vaccine also continues to be available under emergency use authorization (EUA), including for individuals 12 … Continue reading “FDA Approves First COVID-19 Vaccine”

PUBLISHER’S NOTE

By Savannah Tribune | August 25, 2021

  Savannah participates in the August 28th March On For Voting Rights A Webinar Commemorating The 1963 March On Washington Sponsors: The A. Philip Randolph Institute and St. Philip AME Church “On the Boulevard” Saturday, August 28th, 4:00 p.m. August 28, 1963; August 28, 2021, the fight is still the same. Nothing has changed! Looking back at the signs that … Continue reading “PUBLISHER’S NOTE”

Chris Thomas Announces Candidacy For Sylvania City Council

By Savannah Tribune | August 25, 2021

Dear Valued Voter of Sylvania, GA. My name is Chris Thomas, and I am seeking the seat of City Council in the November 2nd election; I am writing to ask for your vote. It has been very humbling to run for City Council. In a city where I live, played, worship, and worked throughout the years, I plan to knock … Continue reading “Chris Thomas Announces Candidacy For Sylvania City Council”

Adams Funeral Services Announces Passing Of State Rep. Edward “Mickey” Stephens

By Savannah Tribune | August 18, 2021

Georgia State Rep. Mickey Stephens, D-Savannah, died at home Saturday, August 14, 2021 after an extended illness. He was surrounded by his loving family. Stephens served years in public service in Georgia. Stephens was 77 years old. Stephens was first elected in 2002. After serving one term through 2004, Stephens returned to hold the seat for House District 165, encompassing … Continue reading “Adams Funeral Services Announces Passing Of State Rep. Edward “Mickey” Stephens”

Judge Tammy Stokes Announces Her Candidacy For Chatham County Superior Court Judge

By Savannah Tribune | August 18, 2021

Surrounded by family, friends, and a large crowd of supporters, Chatham County Recorder’s Court Chief Judge Tammy Stokes announced her Candidacy for Chatham County Superior Court Judge at the Beach Institute this morning at The Beach Institute for African American Culture. This election will be on the General Election Ballot on November 8, 2022, with the General Primary on May … Continue reading “Judge Tammy Stokes Announces Her Candidacy For Chatham County Superior Court Judge”

Lester’s Florist Celebrates 50th Anniversary

By Savannah Tribune | August 18, 2021

The 50th Anniversary Celebration of Lester’s Florists was held last Monday afternoon, August 9th 2021. Several community leaders, family and friends were in attendance for this special celebration including former Mayor Edna Jackson. Minister Barbara Pinckney Williams opened the celebration with prayer. Mayor Van Johnson presented the “Key to the City” to Lester Anthony as a longtime Savannah Business Leader. … Continue reading “Lester’s Florist Celebrates 50th Anniversary”