Clarence Smith

...Lady of Peace Catholic Church, with interment following in Pineview Memorial Gardens with Veterans Honors. The Reverend Jose Hugo Ruiz Marentes, OFM, Celebrant. A Vigil Service for the deceased will be held this Sunday evening at 4 o'clock followed by...

Clarence Smith

...Lady of Peace Catholic Church, with interment following in Pineview Memorial Gardens with Veterans Honors. The Reverend Jose Hugo Ruiz Marentes, OFM, Celebrant. Mr. Smith was the son of the late Clarence Carl Smith, Sr. and Bess May Johnson Smith...

Dark side of the City of Light: Paris sewer museum

...for generations and are proud of their public service. Most are men, but there are about a half-dozen women.Writer Victor Hugo called the sewers "that wonderful underground city" and used them as the setting for Jean Valjean's dramatic rescue of Marius...

Hurricane Hugo still haunts 25 years later

When he remembers Hurricane Hugo, Rob Pavey thinks about the morning...in a hotel room near Charleston as Hugo slammed into the coast 25 years ago...I really knew how bad things were."Hugo remains the most damaging storm in the...

Hurricane Hugo is hard to forget

...The answer is easy: it was Hurricane Hugo.Today marks the 25th anniversary of its...kiwi farm was destroyed. They figured Hugo's winds had scattered kiwi everywhere...would soon be part of the landscape. "Hugo Kiwi-Seed," they joked.There was...

State better prepared 20 years after Hugo

...C. --- Twenty years after Hurricane Hugo pounded the South Carolina coast with 135...area in the dark for days. The day after Hugo, which smashed ashore 20 years ago Monday...windows and tangle of downed utility lines. Hugo remains the storm with which all others...

Memories of Hugo in S.C.

...mph winds on a path alarmingly similar to Hugo's seven years ago. "No area along our...Center said. That's where Hurricane Hugo, packing 140 mph winds, came ashore with...Washington. Many Charlestonians, remembering Hugo, heeded Mr. Beasley's words and headed...

Charleston, remembering Hugo, again prepares to help

...memories of the 135 mph winds of Hurricane Hugo and the devastation in this city of quaint...from across the nation recovering from Hugo in 1989. "That's a covenant we made...storm - to help after Isabel passes. After Hugo "we learned the value of having experienced...

Memories of Hugo as Fran bears down

...just seven years ago. "After Hurricane Hugo, we had two trees left," lamented Mary...that indicated Myrtle Beach would suffer a Hugo-like knockdown punch, Fran's whirling...relieved to have been spared a second hit. Hugo, a Category IV storm with 140 mile-per-hour...

Venezuela's Hugo Chavez dies at 58

CARACAS, Venezuela - President Hugo Chavez, the fiery populist who declared...Barrera Tyszka wrote in their book "Hugo Chavez: The Definitive Biography of Venezuela's Controversial President."Hugo Rafael Chavez Frias was born on July...