People & Events


Council 9475 celebrates 25 years

MOUNT PLEASANT—Knights of Columbus Council 9475 celebrated 25 years of service on Dec. 7 at Christ Our King Church. Over 150 Knights, spouses and dignitaries attended. The council has over 250 members. It has raised and donated several hundred thousand dollars to local charities and organizations since its founding in 1987, according to Neil Whitman, past Grand Knight. Knights also volunteer at the East Cooper Community Outreach, the Charleston Port and Seafarers’ Society, Operation Hope, Christmas Shoe Boxes, and local parishes.


St. Peter School info session

COLUMBIA—”Why Choose St. Peter’s Catholic School”, a 60-minute info session for parents, will be Jan. 13 at 11:15 a.m. in the Cardinal Bernardin Center, 1529 Assembly St. Sign-up: Emily Hero, or (803) 779-0036.


St. Joseph’s School anniversary/admissions testing

GREENVILLE—St. Joseph’s Catholic School will celebrate its 20th anniversary with a pasta supper/basketball night Jan. 5 at the school. Priority admissions testing for fall 2013 enrollment will be Jan. 5 or Feb. 2. Details:

Knights centennial celebration

GREENVILLE—Knights of Columbus Council 1668 will celebrate its 100th anniversary Jan. 12, with a 3 p.m. Mass at Our Lady of the Rosary, 3710 Augusta Road, and a cocktail hour/banquet at the Greenville
Marriott, 1 Parkway East. Cost: $50. Entertainment provided by St. Anthony of Padua choir, comedian Vincent Lovetro, and music by Bobbie’s Love Connection. Reservations: Frank Bufis,

St. Joseph school info days

ANDERSON—St. Joseph School, 1200 Cornelia Road, will have information days for prospective parents of K-4 through eighth grade on Jan. 27 from noon to 2 p.m., or Jan. 30 from 9:30-11:30 a.m. Details: or (864)760-1619.