Social and Community News

Frogtown Reunion Scheduled

By Savannah Tribune | June 26, 2019

The Frogtown Community Reunion will be held July 6, 2019, at the Ralph Mark Gilbert Museum beginning at 7:00pm. Family and friends of the Frogtown Community are invited to attend. Tickets can be purchased for $15 by calling Diane E. Green at (912)398-7458. History of the Frogtown Community Part II Frogtown had the reputation of being no nonsense. Strangers were … Continue reading “Frogtown Reunion Scheduled”

Savannah Branch NAACP Holds June Mass Meeting

By Savannah Tribune | June 26, 2019

On Sunday, June 23 at 4 pm, the Savannah Branch NAACP held their monthly Mass Meeting at the Historic Butler Memorial Presbyterian Church, located at 603 West Victory Drive. The first public discussion and presentation of the proposed list of potential SPLOST projects were discussed at the meeting. President Al Scott presented a slide show which demonstrated how the Local … Continue reading “Savannah Branch NAACP Holds June Mass Meeting”

Coastal Health District HIV Director Receives Lifetime Achievement and Medical Provider of the Year Awards

By Savannah Tribune | June 26, 2019

Susan Alt, Coastal Health District HIV Director, was recently honored for 35 years of compassion and care for persons living with HIV and AIDS in coastal Georgia. Alt received the Lifetime Achievement Award and the Medical Provider of the Year Award from the Georgia Department of Public Health’s Office of HIV/AIDS. “Susan’s approach to all individuals impacted by HIV is … Continue reading “Coastal Health District HIV Director Receives Lifetime Achievement and Medical Provider of the Year Awards”

Gamma Sigma Omega Celebrates World Refugee Day

By Savannah Tribune | June 26, 2019

On June 20, 2019 worldwide, World Refugee Day is celebrated to honor the strength and perseverance of refugees as they rebuild their lives in new areas. Often displaced through the threat of violence and/or persecution, they are forced to leave their homes, families and jobs. The Gamma Sigma Omega Chapter (GSO) of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated partnered with Inspiritus … Continue reading “Gamma Sigma Omega Celebrates World Refugee Day”

Abercorn South is the New Downtown!

By Savannah Tribune | June 26, 2019

Gary M. Gordon, owner of 520 Wings on Bull and Victory Drive has announced that his restaurant, 520 Tavern will host an official Grand Opening on July 12, 2019 5:20 p.m. at 8820 Abercorn St. in Savannah. 520 Tavern was the vision of owner Gary Gordon, a Savannah native He brought to the location to life with the assistance of … Continue reading “Abercorn South is the New Downtown!”

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

By Savannah Tribune | June 26, 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.

Summer Registration for the 2019-20 SY Begins

By Savannah Tribune | June 26, 2019

Dates are set for SCCPSS Summer Registration for New or Existing families who have had a change in address that will require their students to attend a different school. Registration will be held at the SASSC Center, 400 East Broad St., Savannah from Monday-Friday. Saturday, July 13th, 10:00 AM-2:00 PM, Also – one southside option at Southwest Chatham Branch of … Continue reading “Summer Registration for the 2019-20 SY Begins”

2019 PiusFest

By Savannah Tribune | June 26, 2019

St. Pius X Alumni will host 2019 PiusFest on Saturday, August. 17,2019 -1pm at Savannah Classical Academy Tickets: $30 Re: Willis Shellman, 19432 Gray Fox Way-Savannah,GA 31406

2019 Summer Reading Program With Live Oak

By Savannah Tribune | June 26, 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”

Drug and Alcohol Rehab & Education

By Savannah Tribune | June 26, 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”