St. Philip's Men's Lunch
Typically held on the First Wednesday of Each Month
12-1 p.m. in the Parish Hall
A delicious hot lunch is provided with a suggested donation of $10.00. It's the best downtown lunch deal in Charleston: nourishment for body and soul. All men are invited regardless of religious affiliation.
The next Wednesday Lunch
will be held on March 8, 2017 in the Parish Hall
Guest Speaker: Warren Peper
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 in the Post and Courier called "I'm Just Sayin'".
Peper was just honored by the S.C. Athletic Hall of Fame for making a significant contribution to sports through personal accomplishment, community involvement and highest individual integrity.