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1:01 pm on Monday August 24, 2009

10th annual 'Race for the ARK' charity 5K

Image by Flickr user xetarkImage by 20090824-5k.jpg The ARK, a nonprofit adult respite care facility dealing with Alzheimer’s disease, is holding its 10th annual 'Race for The ARK' charity 5k on August 29. The race will begin at 7:45 a.m. at Saint...
5:51 pm on Friday May 29, 2009

Alzheimer's bill still waiting for approval

One of 66 bills awaiting a signature from Gov. Mark Sanford is one that would allow researchers to move ahead with studies aimed at helping South Carolina's nearly 80,000 residents living Alzheimer's disease. The passing of the bill would allow...
4:47 pm on Thursday May 14, 2009

Citing Alzheimer's, Mt. Pleasant mayor steps down (updated)

Update May 14: The Post and Courier has a story from Hallman's farewell ceremony. Read it here. First reporting: After word spread two weeks ago that Mount Pleasant Mayor Harry Hallman was considering stepping down due to Alzheimer's, Hallman has...
5:22 am on Tuesday September 23, 2008

Alzheimer’s not bringing mayor down

Mayor Harry Hallman of Mount Pleasant, recently diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease, plans to serve the remainder of his term through November 2009. His disease is not yet debilitating, so he sees no need to end his term prematurely. The Post and...