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Consortium of Doctors Unveil Tribute To Dr. Abigail H. Jordan

By Savannah Tribune | July 31, 2019

Dr. Abigail H. Jordan, known affectionately as Dr. Abbie, was a pioneer of power in Savannah, and the Consortium of Doctors honored her memory as a strong, courageous citizen of this city and state. Dr. Jordan passed in January of this year, in Atlanta with her only son Ken. The Consortium of Doctors, (COD), of which Dr. Jordan founded, honored … Continue reading “Consortium of Doctors Unveil Tribute To Dr. Abigail H. Jordan”

SPD Announces Appointment Of New Assistant Chief

By Savannah Tribune | July 31, 2019

Savannah Police Chief Roy Minter announced today that current Maj. Lenny Gunther has been selected as the second assistant chief for the police department. Effective Aug. 4, Gunther will begin his role as assistant chief of the department’s Field Operations Bureau, heading the department’s efforts and initiatives to continuously reduce crime. Assistant Chief Stephenie Price, a 20-year veteran of the … Continue reading “SPD Announces Appointment Of New Assistant Chief”

Historic Ramah Jr. Academy Names New Principal

By Savannah Tribune | July 31, 2019

The South Atlantic Conference of Seventh-day Adventist recently named Paula Sanders Blackwell as the new Principal of the Historic Ramah Jr. Academy. Ramah SDA Junior Academy (RJA) located in the Cann Park Community of Savannah, is one of twenty learning institutions in Georgia, North Carolina and South Carolina that form a consortium of schools under the auspices of the Education … Continue reading “Historic Ramah Jr. Academy Names New Principal”

2020 Presidential Candidates Address Voters At NAACP 110th National Convention

By Savannah Tribune | July 24, 2019

Several of the most prominent 2020 presidential candidates appealed to thousands of African American voters at the NAACP 110th National Convention in Detroit on Wednesday, July 24th. The forum, which took place at the COBO Center, offered candidates and convention attendees alike the opportunity to discuss solutions to some of the most critical issues we face as a nation. Confirmed … Continue reading “2020 Presidential Candidates Address Voters At NAACP 110th National Convention”

House Resolution 489

By Savannah Tribune | July 24, 2019

Condemning President Trump’s racist comments directed at Members of Congress. IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES July 15, 2019 Mr. Malinowski (for himself, Ms. Jayapal, Mr. Ted Lieu of California, Mr. García of Illinois, Mr. Carbajal, Ms. Omar, Mr. Krishnamoorthi, Ms. Mucarsel-Powell, Mrs. Torres of California, Ms. Ocasio-Cortez, Ms. Tlaib, Ms. Pressley, Mr. Raskin, Ms. Jackson Lee, and Mr. Espaillat) submitted … Continue reading “House Resolution 489”

City Designates Park For West Savannah Legend

By Savannah Tribune | July 24, 2019

The City of Savannah honored the late Lucius “Bo” Levett with a park dedication last Saturday.. Levett served on the Savannah Police Department from 1963- 1987 where he founded the Police Athletic League. More than 50 community and family members, elected officials and City staff gathered to celebrate the legacy of Levett, who has been inducted into two prestigious sports … Continue reading “City Designates Park For West Savannah Legend”

Gullah Geechee Cultural Heritage Corridor Commission Awarded $95,000

By Savannah Tribune | July 24, 2019

We’re honored to share that the Gaylord & Dorothy Donnelley Foundation has just awarded the Gullah Geechee Cultural Heritage Corridor Commission $95,000. The new funding will be used to help us become better advocates for Gullah Geechee heirs property owners around land ownership preservation and conservation challenges. We’ll also be investing heavily in our ability to partner with Gullah Geechee … Continue reading “Gullah Geechee Cultural Heritage Corridor Commission Awarded $95,000”