Miss Mary at 100 - no ordinary woman UPDATED



Thursday, November 19, 2015 6:24 a.m.

Looking back across the years, Mary McConnell sees herself as ordinary, a shy girl who grew up, got married and lived a long and happy life. She …

Industrial park receives ‘shovel-ready’ designation

Thursday, November 19, 2015 12:28 p.m.

Five years after 500 workers lost their jobs at the massive wholesale nursery Carolina Nursery outside Moncks Corner, the mostly vacant site is ready …

Meet the Principal: Jay Whitehair

Thursday, November 19, 2015 5:59 a.m.

Editor’s note: The Charleston County school District is compiling profiles of area principals to be featured here periodically. The first …

MPRD Spotlight Nov. 18 UPDATED

Thursday, November 19, 2015 10:05 a.m.

The Mount Pleasant Recreation Department (MPRD) and the Moultrie News team up each week to feature local East Cooper athletes as part of MPRD …

Lady Bishops ranked No. 1 in preseason basketball polls UPDATED

Thursday, November 19, 2015 1:37 p.m.

Bishop England girls basketball will enter the 2015-16 season ranked No. 1 in Class AA in the S.C. Basketball Coaches Association preseason rankings, …

Fishing Rodeo for Disabled Citizens a success UPDATED

Thursday, November 19, 2015 1:15 p.m.

The fish may not have cooperated – but sunny skies and tasty barbecue more than made up for it at the City of Goose Creek’s Second …

On-Ramp construction underway along Longpoint Road

Thursday, November 19, 2015 1:50 p.m.

The Town of Mount Pleasant is improving the intersection of Longpoint Road at the I-526 west bound on ramp by extending the existing ramp and creating a dedicated right turn lane. The limits of the construction are from Belle Hall Parkway to the I-526 intersection.

2015 Parade of Boats calls for registrations UPDATED

Thursday, November 19, 2015 11:50 a.m.

The Charleston Sail and Power Squadron today is seeking captains, pleasure boaters and boating club members from power, sailing and fishing clubs throughout the Lowcountry for the 2015 Parade of Boats.

County unveils new cost-saving recycling plan

Thursday, November 19, 2015 10:48 a.m.

A new countywide recycling plan will save the county money and keep items from ending up in the landfill.

Council disputes 2016 meeting schedule

Thursday, November 19, 2015 7:07 a.m.

The long-held rivalry between the upper and lower parts of Dorchester County reared its head Monday during council’s discussion on amending …

Delinquent tax sale to take place Dec. 7 for Charleston County

Thursday, November 19, 2015 11:32 a.m.

Tax sale details online: http://www.charlestoncounty.org/departments/delinquent-tax/tax-sale.php

Education foundation honors McKissick

Thursday, November 19, 2015 9:01 a.m.

The Legacy for a Legend Golf Tournament held Oct. 29 in honor of retired Green Wave football coach John McKissick provided opportunities for old …

Cobras heading to Westside

Thursday, November 19, 2015 2:01 p.m.

Twenty-one Cane Bay seniors enter the final stretch of their high school football careers on Friday.

Waste Pro no longer collecting tin, glass, plastic

Thursday, November 19, 2015 10:48 a.m.

This week started like any other week — Summerville residents put their trash and recycling out for Waste Pro to come and pick up.

We’re Number 1 – Clemson Football and Domestic Killings

By Phil Noble

Special to the Moultrie News

Thursday, November 19, 2015 2:40 a.m.

We’re number 1 !!

Charleston Gospel Choir and Spiritual Ensemble Ring in the Holiday Season

Thursday, November 19, 2015 10:45 a.m.

The acclaimed Charleston Gospel Choir joins forces with the Charleston Spiritual Ensemble for the holidays to present the 15th Annual Gospel …

Between the Stacks - Helping our veterans

Thursday, November 19, 2015 5:25 a.m.

At our staff meeting on Nov. 10, I reminded everyone that the next day was Veteran’s Day, and I implored them to spend at least a minute thinking respectfully of our veterans. Acknowledging the contributions of our veterans has become something that is more important to me every day.

David Berry Benefit

The Independent

Thursday, November 19, 2015 12:01 p.m.

For David Berry, a mild Monday in September seemed like the ideal day to burn a bit of trash.

Blotter: Man moons bartender, does donuts, gets arrested

Special to the Gazette

Thursday, November 19, 2015 12:01 p.m.

Just before midnight on Nov. 4, an officer responded to a bar in Crowfield Plaza in reference to a disturbance, but when the officer got to the scene, …

Poet, author to recite poem about Charleston church massacre in A&E show on Nov. 20

Thursday, November 19, 2015 1:20 p.m.

Marcus Amaker, a well-known Charleston poet, will share his heart-felt poem about the tragic church shooting in June during A&E’s …

JacksonBuilt Custom Homes Honored with Two PRISM Awards for Single-Family Homes on Daniel Island

Thursday, November 19, 2015 6:57 a.m.

JacksonBuilt Custom Homes was awarded two 2015 PRISM Awards by the Charleston Home Builders Association for two home projects on Daniel Island. …

Patriots host tradition-rich Spring Valley

Thursday, November 19, 2015 2:01 p.m.

Despite being the No. 2 overall seed and top seed for its side of the bracket for the Class AAAA, Division 1 football playoffs, the Patriots got a …

Watts details Summers Corner plans to Urban Land Institute

Thursday, November 19, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Susan Watts, vice president, real estate development, WestRock Land Development, was recently a featured speaker at the Urban Land Institute’s …

Ripe for tradition: Monastery creche festival showcases a world of nativity scenes

Special to the Gazette

Thursday, November 19, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Over the last decade, some families in the Lowcountry have adopted a new holiday tradition wholly unique to the region. For them, the season would …

Wells Fargo awards $10,000 to the SC Association for Community Economic Development for their OpportunitySC: Build, Grow, Own Campaign

Thursday, November 19, 2015 1:21 p.m.

The South Carolina Association for Community Economic Development (SCACED) is pleased to announce they are a recipient of a $10,000 grant from Wells Fargo which will be used to support their OpportunitySC: Build, Grow, Own campaign.

Blotter: Man cuts himself on bottle of moonshine

Special to the Independent

Wednesday, November 18, 2015 12:01 p.m.

On Nov. 10, a Berkeley County sheriff’s deputy responded to Rainey Drive in Ladson in response to a disturbance. When the deputy turned onto …

Check out these terrific kids at BES!

Wednesday, November 18, 2015 12:28 p.m.

Berkeley Elementary School has released its list of Terrific Kids for October’s word of the month, Responsibility.

Gamecocks, Cougars claim pair of coveted Green Wave athletes

Wednesday, November 18, 2015 9:01 a.m.

Several Green Wave athletes signed a national letter of intent Monday, including two pitchers who signed to play for the Gamecocks.

God bless our vets and God bless America

Wednesday, November 18, 2015 12:29 p.m.

Last week, there were various veteran celebrations across the state including those in the low country. I attended one of those celebrations.

Dorchester District Two students receive Academic Awards

Wednesday, November 18, 2015 12:01 p.m.

Dorchester School District Two celebrated academic excellence at three separate Academic Awards ceremonies on Oct. 14 at Fort Dorchester High, Oct. …

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