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CW4 Earl C. Graham Retires From U. S. Army

By Savannah Tribune | May 29, 2019

On April 26, 2019 a retirement ceremony was held for CW4 Earl C. Graham II at the 7th SFG(A) Auditorium at Eglin Air Force Base in Florida. CW4 Earl C. Graham II, a Savannah native and a 1986 graduate of Savannah High School joined the Georgia Army National Guard Reserves and his first assignment was with the 1st 118 FA … Continue reading “CW4 Earl C. Graham Retires From U. S. Army”

GDOL And Wayne Brothers Host Job Fair In June

By Savannah Tribune | May 29, 2019

The event will be held June 12 from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. at the Savannah Career Center, 5520 White Bluff Road, Savannah, Ga. Wayne Brothers will be looking to hire positions for heavy equipment operators, concrete finishing technicians, form carpenter technicians, form carpenters, and concrete finishers. Job seekers interested in attending the event may visit employgeorgia.com to create an … Continue reading “GDOL And Wayne Brothers Host Job Fair In June”

East Broad Street at Bolton Street Closing for Major Stormwater Drain Improvements

By Savannah Tribune | May 29, 2019

East Broad Street at Bolton Street will be closed starting Tuesday, May 28 through Monday, June 17 for major stormwater improvements to the Bolton Street Brickline, a 102” pipe below the road. Bolton Street, from East Broad to Atlantic Avenue will also be closed for the duration of the project. East Broad thru traffic should use Lincoln Street or Drayton … Continue reading “East Broad Street at Bolton Street Closing for Major Stormwater Drain Improvements”

Family Promise Of Greater Savannah Welcomes Three New Board Members

By Savannah Tribune | May 29, 2019

Family Promise of Greater Savannah is proud to announce the addition of three new members to the board of directors. New to the board are Jason Crosby, Sheniece McMullen and Col. Terry Yon. Crosby lives in Savannah with his wife of 18 years and his 15-yearold daughter and 11-yearold son. He has experience volunteering with People Helping People of Savannah … Continue reading “Family Promise Of Greater Savannah Welcomes Three New Board Members”

Leadership Southeast Georgia Studies Economic Development With State Officials

By Savannah Tribune | May 29, 2019

Leadership Southeast Georgia (LSEGA) members received a thorough grounding in economic development during the group’s fourth session, which took place in Bryan and Liberty Counties. “We’re closing in on graduation for the LSEGA Class of 2019, and this was one of our most intense, informative sessions of the entire program,” said Lee Beckmann, chairman of the group. “We talked with … Continue reading “Leadership Southeast Georgia Studies Economic Development With State Officials”

FUNdraising Good Times A Black Community Solution To Student Loan Debt

By Savannah Tribune | May 29, 2019

Thank you, Robert Smith and family, for committing to pay off the student loans for the Morehouse College class of 2019. What an extraordinary gift that will make an incredible impact on the lives of graduates, their families, and the African American community for years to come. Like so many others, our jaws dropped in amazement when we heard the … Continue reading “FUNdraising Good Times A Black Community Solution To Student Loan Debt”

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

By Savannah Tribune | May 29, 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.

Smart Couples, Smart Retirement

By Savannah Tribune | May 29, 2019

Smart Couples, Smart Retirement will be held on Friday, May 31, 2019, 6 PM TO 8 PM at New Life Experience located at 5708 Howard Foss Drive, Savannah, GA 31406 Pastor: District Elder John Anderson, Sr (Refreshments served) This is a FREE event, must register in advance RSVP- call or text: Brenda Ponder (901) 338-2236

Sol C. Johnson National Alumni Association

By Savannah Tribune | May 29, 2019

The Sol C. Johnson National Alumni Association meets every 4th Saturday at 2p at the WW Law Center 909 E. Bolton Street Savannah, GA. Please come join us so we can exchange ideas to continue to Not to Equal but Excel. Mark your calendars for the gathering of like minded people who will attend our annual Membership Drive and Cook … Continue reading “Sol C. Johnson National Alumni Association”

2019 Summer Reading Program With Live Oak

By Savannah Tribune | May 29, 2019

2019 Summer Reading Program starts June 1 and continues through July 31, 2019 at all Live Oak Public Libraries locations in Chatham, Effingham, and Liberty Counties. Registration is open now. Sign up at liveoakpl.org/events/srp19. Track progress online or with the app. Earn fun prizes as you achieve goals! Summer Reading Program (SRP) helps kids retain valuable skills and avoid learning … Continue reading “2019 Summer Reading Program With Live Oak”