Carmen Bennitt

AUGUSTA, Ga. - Mrs. Ralph (Carmen Garrigues McKemie) Bennitt, 88, beloved wife of the late Ralph Anderson Bennitt, Jr., died suddenly yesterday at her home in One Mill Place. She is survived by three children, Laura Garrigus Bennitt...

Senate adopts tax cap

...sympathetic," said Mr. McConnell, R-Charleston. "We've got people who are in trouble with their homes." Sen. Ralph Anderson, D-Greenville, and Sen. Clementa Pickney, D-Ridgeland, voted against the resolution, which passed by a 38-2...

Give a kidney, get out of jail sooner

...I think it's imperative that we go all out and see what we can do," said the bill's chief sponsor, Sen. Ralph Anderson, D-Greenville. "I would like to see us get enough donors that people are no longer dying." The measure approved...

Budget woes might bring property sale

...budget surpluses. "So I would think that maybe not being in a crisis we may not have had the interest," said Sen. Ralph Anderson, D-Greenville. Now he would like to see some of the land sold and the money go to education, health care or the...

Back charter schools

...battle because two influential Democrats sitting on the education panel voted against it Kay Patterson of Columbia and Ralph Anderson of Greenville. Charter schools are independent public schools designed and operated by educators, parents, and...

Inquiry into shooting at jail continues

...fire alarm sounded, diverting the guard assigned to the unit, Mr. Ozmint said. Corrections committee member Sen. Ralph Anderson said SLED should help in the Allendale investigation. "I feel it's a must," said Mr. Anderson, D-Greenville...

South Carolina must fund plan

...alternative schooling program, largely paid for out of local revenue coffers. New legislation being proposed by Sen. Ralph Anderson, D-Greenville, would require all districts to create alternative schools. For rural districts, like Edgefield...

Lawmakers elect judges after delay

...won uncontested races, including state Supreme Court Justice James Moore of Greenwood County, Appeals Court Judge Ralph Anderson Jr. of Florence County, 11 circuit judges and 20 Family Court judges. The PSC, arguably the state's most important...

Almost 4 years on, SC cruise plan still in court

...terminal's effect on the city's historic district is needed.? Chief South Carolina Administrative Law Judge Ralph Anderson has set a Jan. 27 date to hear a challenge of a Department of Health and Environmental Control permit allowing five...

Ozmint says assaults down at state prisons

...officials the right to remove good-time credits if a civil appeal filed by inmate was found "nonmeritorious." Sen. Ralph Anderson, D-Greenville, is a member of Fair's committee. Anderson said he has objected to the bill because it would...