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The Savannah Jaycees Officially Unveil Newly Renovated Meeting Space

By Savannah Tribune | September 11, 2019

The Savannah Jaycees, an organization comprised of business men and women between the ages of 21 and 40 with a mission to “inspire leadership growth through community involvement”, held a ribbon cutting ceremony to unveil their newly renovated meeting space. The members have been working together to update their building in order to carry out their mission, and offer the … Continue reading “The Savannah Jaycees Officially Unveil Newly Renovated Meeting Space”

Family Promise Of Greater Savannah Unveils Houses For Hope Program

By Savannah Tribune | September 11, 2019

Family Promise of Greater Savannah is asking area retailers, restaurants and churches to rally together and raise funds to help the city’s homeless families find permanent housing and attain financial independence. To do this, the nonprofit Family Promise is launching “Houses for Hope,” a campaign similar to the Muscular Dystrophy Association’s Shamrocks program. Several local churches already have implemented the … Continue reading “Family Promise Of Greater Savannah Unveils Houses For Hope Program”

Historic Savannah Foundation Names Richard Kessler Recipient Of New Historic Savannah Spirit Award

By Savannah Tribune | September 11, 2019

Historic Savannah Foundation will honor its inaugural Historic Savannah Spirit Award recipient during the organization’s Annual Gala on Saturday, Oct. 19 in Forsyth Park. The first-ever honoree is Mr. Richard C. Kessler, a Savannah native and the current Chairman and CEO of The Kessler Enterprise, Inc. He is known as a visionary entrepreneur in the field of hotel development and … Continue reading “Historic Savannah Foundation Names Richard Kessler Recipient Of New Historic Savannah Spirit Award”

Community Celebration and Groundbreaking Scheduled for New Arena

By Savannah Tribune | September 11, 2019

The City of Savannah will hold a groundbreaking ceremony followed by a community celebration for Savannah’s new Arena to be built at the Northeast corner of Gwinnett Street and Stiles Avenue. The traditional Media groundbreaking will take place at the site Friday, September 13th at 11:30 a.m. The following day, Saturday, September 14th, the City will host a celebration with … Continue reading “Community Celebration and Groundbreaking Scheduled for New Arena”

The Latest Treatments in Age-Related Macular Degeneration

By Savannah Tribune | September 11, 2019

Renowned macula and retina specialist Dr. Peter Liggett of Hilton Head Macula & Retina will lead an educational seminar on the latest treatments in age-related macular degeneration (AMD) from 10:30- 11:30 a.m. Nov. 7 at the Hilton Head Island Senior Center, located at 70 Shelter Cove Lane, Suite L on Hilton Head Island. This event is free and open to … Continue reading “The Latest Treatments in Age-Related Macular Degeneration”

The Fifth Annual Bra Project Announced for October to Benefit DragonBoat Beaufort

By Savannah Tribune | September 11, 2019

In recognition of October being Breast Cancer Awareness Month, the Pinnacle Medical Group announces “The Bra Project” will once again benefit DragonBoat Beaufort and local breast cancer survivors. This is the fifth consecutive year that the group has presented the event. Local students from Hilton Head High School, May River High School and Bluffton High School have been invited to … Continue reading “The Fifth Annual Bra Project Announced for October to Benefit DragonBoat Beaufort”

Savannah Performance Initiatives Students Show What They’re Made Of

By Savannah Tribune | September 11, 2019

Kaiya Bryant, 3-time Youth National Champion and member of 2019 Youth World Team USA, in 49kg weight class (winning silver/bronze medals), won the 2019 Pan American Championships in Ecuador, August 23-30th! She snatched 66kg for silver and clean/jerked 88kg earning her a gold in C/J, Gold overall and a new American and Pan American record in clean & jerk and … Continue reading “Savannah Performance Initiatives Students Show What They’re Made Of”

Tompkins Class of ‘66 Monthly Meeting

By Savannah Tribune | September 11, 2019

Tompkins Class of ‘66 is holding its Monthly Meeting on Saturday, September 21, 2019 at 136 King St. (Woodville) at 5pm. This is the last meeting before Homecoming on Saturday, September 28, 2019.

Sol C. Johnson Class of 1968 To Hold Quarterly Meeting and Celebrate Birthdays

By Savannah Tribune | September 11, 2019

The Sol C Johnson 1968 Class will have their quarterly meeting on Saturday, September 21, 2019, 3 p.m. at Barnes Restaurant on Waters Avenue. We will also be celebrating those class members’ birthday in the month of July, August and September. Come and help up plan our next Banquet that will be held in 2020.

Savannah High Class of 1982 Reunion

By Savannah Tribune | September 11, 2019

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!