Social and Community News

Barbershop Employees Read Books To Children On Facebook During Coronavirus Shutdown

By Savannah Tribune | April 01, 2020

The staff from Barbers of the Lowcountry is taking the downtime from the coronavirus to read popular children’s books live from the barbershop’s Facebook page at 7 p.m. every night since Friday, March 27. “When it comes to business, we often think about our older clientele. It’s rare we get an opportunity to reach out to our little guys and … Continue reading “Barbershop Employees Read Books To Children On Facebook During Coronavirus Shutdown”

Union Mission to Postpone 2020 Raising Hope

By Savannah Tribune | April 01, 2020

Union Mission will pospone Raising Hope scheduled for April 23,, 2020 at the DeSoto Savannah, due to the uncertainty surrounding COVID-19. I t is Union Mission’s intent to reschedule this important community fundraiser and recognize all the sponsors, ticket holders and tables purchased. Union Mission’s staff and Board will continue to monitor and evaluate the landscape based of Federal, State, … Continue reading “Union Mission to Postpone 2020 Raising Hope”

My First Weekend In Quarentined

By Savannah Tribune | April 01, 2020

After a week of online classes, my first weekend of social distancing commenced. Friday night came and went: I took an afternoon run, followed by a lasagna making night. However, Saturday was when the boredom began. I woke up around 10:30 to the joyous sound of my dog, Julio, barking at an innocent bird flying past our door. Gradually I … Continue reading “My First Weekend In Quarentined”

Tune In Today

By Savannah Tribune | April 01, 2020

The first concert of the 2020 Savannah Music Festival was scheduled for today, Thursday, March 26 at 12:30 p.m. Since that is no longer possible, SMF is instead launching an online alternative to broadcast the spirit of the festival entitled SMF at Noon30. Every day at 12:30 p.m. ET, from March 26 through April 11, at-home and in-studio video performances … Continue reading “Tune In Today”

New Voting Process In Place for May 19th Election

By Savannah Tribune | April 01, 2020

All in-person absentee voting has ended Saturday March 14, 2020. In-person voting was suspended on March 15, 2020 and it will resume on April 27, 2020 to coincide with the May 19, 2020 statewide General Primary Election. Secretary Raffensperger made this change because of the escalating threat and the spread of the COVID-19 virus and out of the concern for … Continue reading “New Voting Process In Place for May 19th Election”

Gamma Sigma Omega Implements Pink Goes Red & Healthy Heart Initiatives

By Savannah Tribune | April 01, 2020

The women of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. (AKA) traditionally wear the colors pink and green, but on February 7, 2020 they took off their pink and green and wore red. During the month of February (American Heart Month), AKA’s across the country joined millions to bring awareness to the importance of improving heart health and February 7th was designated … Continue reading “Gamma Sigma Omega Implements Pink Goes Red & Healthy Heart Initiatives”

Enmarket To Increase Employee Pay For Three Weeks

By Savannah Tribune | April 01, 2020

Enmarket has committed to making things a little easier for its employees over the next few weeks. The company has committed to raising pay rates by $2/hour for all non-salaried store employees. In addition, salaried managers will be guaranteed 100% of their bonus potential for the months of March and April. “Our team members working in stores are going above … Continue reading “Enmarket To Increase Employee Pay For Three Weeks”

Savannah High Class of 1982 Reunion

By Savannah Tribune | April 01, 2020

The Savannah High Class of 1982 is searching for classmates to make this year’s reunion our most successful yet. If you are one of our classmates, or if you’re in contact with one, please reach out to Relious “Edric” Stephenson III @ (414)405-7106 or e-mail us @ SHS1982class@gmail.com for information on joining in on the fun!

St. Pius X High School Alumni

By Savannah Tribune | April 01, 2020

Meetings are held every third Saturday at 1 PM. The location is the Savannah Classical Academy, 705 E. Anderson St. (Grove St. entrance). The organization is open to all former staff and students. There is always food, fun & friends. Dues $24/yr. Willis Shellman- 10432 Gray Fox Way, Savannah, Ga 31406

Richard Arnold Masquerade Ball/Party Rescheduled

By Savannah Tribune | April 01, 2020

The Richard Arnold High School Alumni Masquerade Ball/Party scheduled for Saturday, October 31, 2020 has been RESCHEDULED for Saturday, October 30, 2021, due to the Coronavirus – COVID-19 . Please rely on our website for accurate information regarding this event at www.richardarnoldalumni.com Event sponsored by: Richard Arnold High School Alumni Committee – The Mighty Soarin’ Eagles