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Drug and Alcohol Rehab & Education

By Savannah Tribune | April 17, 2019

PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT With the opiate crisis running rampant, families are looking for ways to help those they love who need treatment. Getting them into treatment becomes even harder if their loved one is not willing. This is when Intervention can become key. To learn more about successful interventions, please visit, www.narcononnewliferetreat.org/blog/intervention 101.html ADDICTION SCREENINGS Narconon can help you take … Continue reading “Drug and Alcohol Rehab & Education”

Hospice Savannah Art Auction Celebrates 40 Years of the Art of Living!

By Savannah Tribune | April 17, 2019

Hospice Savannah’s Board members invite the community to celebrate 40 years of “The Art of Living” at a Summer Nights Party and Art Auction featuring paintings, sculpture and jewelry from 40 of Savannah’s finest artists. This fun event will take place on Thursday, May 23 at Cha Bella, 102 E. Board Street between 5:30 and 8:30 p.m. There will be … Continue reading “Hospice Savannah Art Auction Celebrates 40 Years of the Art of Living!”

Savannah Community Foundation, Inc. Announces 2019 Recipients of Susan W. Thompson Literacy Fund Grants

By Savannah Tribune | April 17, 2019

The Susan W. Thompson Literacy Fund, held and administered by The Savannah Community Foundation, supports qualified charitable organizations in Chatham County, Georgia that conduct or sponsor literacy programs for the elderly or disadvantaged. The Fund was established by J. Wiley Ellis, Esq. as Executor of the Last Will and Testament of Susan W. Thompson, a retired Reader’s Digest editor. The … Continue reading “Savannah Community Foundation, Inc. Announces 2019 Recipients of Susan W. Thompson Literacy Fund Grants”

Local Leaders Perform Stand Up Comedy And Raise Cash for Kids

By Savannah Tribune | April 17, 2019

Performance Initiatives is a not for profit organization dedicated to help others by using athletics and fitness. PI’s mission is to inspire and implement principles in programs which will enrich the lives of others physically, psychologically, and spiritually. Stand Up for Kids will benefit Savannah’s at-risk-youth turned both academic and weightlifting champions at PI or Performance Initiatives. This year, all … Continue reading “Local Leaders Perform Stand Up Comedy And Raise Cash for Kids”

State of Small Business in Chatham County Announced

By Savannah Tribune | April 17, 2019

The 7th Annual State of Small Business in Chatham County, presented by Best Business Brokers and Wells Fargo & Company, will be held Wednesday, May 8, at the Eckburg Auditorium at Savannah Technical College, 5717 White Bluff Road, Savannah, GA. During the morning event, five area experts will present reports on measurable benchmarks relating to the health of Savannah’s small … Continue reading “State of Small Business in Chatham County Announced”

Mu Phi Chapter of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity Inc. Donates to The Frank Callen Boys & Girls Club

By Savannah Tribune | April 17, 2019

On April 11, 2019 the members of the Mu Phi Chapter of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. were greeted with cheers and admiration from the staff, parents and children of the local Boys & Girls Club. The Frank Callen Boys and Girls Club of Savannah, Ga has served the community since 1917. Their goal is to provide the youth with … Continue reading “Mu Phi Chapter of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity Inc. Donates to The Frank Callen Boys & Girls Club”

Memorial Health’s New Pediatrician Drawn to Savannah’s ‘Calming’ Beauty

By Savannah Tribune | April 17, 2019

Dr. Andrew W. Gunter, aboard-certified pediatrician, has joined the staff of Memorial Health University Physicians | Children’s Care. Previously, he was in private practice in Charlotte, North Carolina. Gunter grew up as a “Navy brat,” living all over the world. But he calls Charleston, South Carolina, his hometown. “That’s the home of my father’s entire side of the family, and … Continue reading “Memorial Health’s New Pediatrician Drawn to Savannah’s ‘Calming’ Beauty”

BioLife Expands Presence with New Savannah Center

By Savannah Tribune | April 10, 2019

Grand opening planned at new center site on April 13th BioLife Plasma Services announced today that they are opening the doors of their new plasma donation center in the Savannah area on Saturday, April 13. This opening will further expand BioLife’s presence in the area, employ 20-40 members of the community and advance efforts to support patients who rely on … Continue reading “BioLife Expands Presence with New Savannah Center”

Sol C. Johnson Class of “69 To Hold 50th Class Reunion

By Savannah Tribune | April 10, 2019

The Sol. C.Johnson Class of 1969 is planning a 50th year class reunion. Come join us and invite a classmate. Monthly meetings every 1st Saturday, 12pm@ W.W. Law Center, 909 E. Bolton St., Savannah, Ga.

Wanted! Beach High School Class of 1953

By Savannah Tribune | April 10, 2019

If you or someone you know is a member of the Beach Hi Class of 1953, please e-mail your address to Leonard Law at llawjr58@aol.com or Joe Morrison at mrgeorgejmorrison@gmail.com. When replying, please provide the name and e-mail address where you can be reached and we will send details of the event to you. Time is of essence so please … Continue reading “Wanted! Beach High School Class of 1953”