Warren Peper Multimedia Producer


About Warren

Warren Peper is one of the best-known and most trusted faces in the Lowcountry. He is a graduate of North Charleston High School and Charleston Southern University. During his 35 years as a local TV news and sports anchor, he received many awards, including a Peabody award for his coverage of Hurricane Hugo, an Emmy for Broadcast Excellence - Local News and Sportscaster of the Year for South Carolina multiple times. His sports coverage has included the Super Bowl, the Final Four and the Masters, as well as play--by-play for both Southern Conference basketball and S.E.C. football. Following Hurricane Katrina, Peper reported from Mississippi on ravaged communities who felt ignored by the attention focused on New Orleans. From Washington, DC, Peper covered the memorial of Rosa Parks as her body lie in state in the Rotunda. He also has interviewed former President George W. Bush and athletic luminaries such as Muhammad Ali and Jack Nicklaus. Awarded first place from S.C. Press Association for story of WW II vets who visited war memorials in Washington, DC on the Honor Flight. He continues his connection to the Lowcountry with a weekly column called "I'm just sayin'".

Recent Articles

Never forget the sacrifice of the Charleston 9

June 18, 2007, 7:36 p.m. — A firefighter calls “Mayday!” over his radio. Moments later, another voice from...

Vets face fears at Vietnam ‘support base’ at Patriots Point

The 895 dog tags gently jangle as a light breeze blows on the banks of the Cooper River. The silver tags hang at the entrance of...

Finding new purpose for old items

It’s a hodgepodge column containing soap and hope that I offer today. With a little luck, here’s hoping some of it...

In honor of moms on their special day

She is often known as the mother of Mother’s Day. Anna Jarvis never married and never had any children. But she loved her...

Are selfie sticks facing extinction?

I’ve often heard that Americans will drive 500 miles on vacation only to take a picture of themselves standing by their...

319 King clothier finds good fit as a minister, too

At age 12, Tim Shaw was an active preteen at St. Mark United Methodist Church in West Ashley. Tim didn’t mind going to...

Spring blooms, the agony and the ecstasy

How familiar is this scene? With arms crossed, standing in the aisle at the drugstore, your squinting, watery eyes scan the...

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