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

Finding a sweet spot in the Lowcountry to take in its sights and sounds

It's a simple bench. On a sunny fall day it provides the perfect venue from which to watch the world go by.

What really happens at a 'turkey shoot'

Ever been to a turkey shoot? There are often signs this time of year directing you to a time and place where it's done. How many...

Bacon fixation shows no signs of letting up

Since it's the time of year when we fixate on food, this is as good a time as any to ask this question: What is it with us and...

With more seniors come more scams

There were a few opportunistic workers who preyed upon us after Hurricane Hugo. Contractors who took money for roof repairs or...

The thrill of being scared

Halloween season is here, and the fair is coming. Both offer opportunities to scare each other and ourselves. What is it that...

Memories of Burma-Shave's catchy slogans

While driving along I-26 recently, I noticed three large billboards with successive, connected messages. As I recall, the ad was...

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