New sidewalk gives Boulder Bluff students a safer route

The Gazette

Friday, October 31, 2014 8:21 a.m.

Boulder Bluff Elementary School students have for years had to navigate a treacherous stretch of Amy Drive to walk to school.

Wanted

Friday, October 31, 2014 10:01 a.m.

Editor’s note: According to information provided Wednesday by the Summerville Police Department, the following suspects were still at large. All …

DD2 board members idle with new aquatic center location

Friday, October 31, 2014 12:12 p.m.

Dorchester District Two board members are opting to take their time with selecting a location for a new aquatic center.

Letters to the editor UPDATED

Friday, October 31, 2014 12:01 a.m.

Dear Editor,

Change your clock, change your battery urges MPFD

Friday, October 31, 2014 1:03 p.m.

The Mount Pleasant Fire Department (MPFD) reminds you to “Change your clock. Change your battery” on Sunday, Nov. 2, as you move your clock back one hour and mark the end to daylight saving time.

DD2 Candidates talk buses, goals and skills

Friday, October 31, 2014 5:01 a.m.

The six DD2 school board candidates got a chance to weigh in on their strengths, their goals and their opinions at a candidate forum Oct. 29.

Shadowmoss runs away with match

Friday, October 31, 2014 2:01 p.m.

The 11th of 13 Charleston Area Men’s Interclub Golf Association matches of 2014 was played on Oct. 6 at the Shadowmoss Plantation Golf Club.

Wando names Week 9 Players of the Week

Friday, October 31, 2014 2:18 p.m.

Bailey Hart, Darius Wade, Sam Crossland, Weston Whitten and Gill Sizer were named Wando football’s Week 9 Players of the Week.

St. John’s savors state championship

Friday, October 31, 2014 12:24 p.m.

A week has passed since the Cavaliers’ boys cross country team made history by winning the first team state championship since the school became St. …

Crime Beat

Friday, October 31, 2014 12:01 a.m.

A woman on Parniece Street said her bicycle was stolen from her driveway. She described it as a red Santa Fe beach-style cruiser with a child’s seat attached to the back and a small tear on the seat.

Green Wave rolls into The Swamp for All Hallows’ Eve

Friday, October 31, 2014 12:01 a.m.

Ashley Ridge hosts a crucial Region 8-AAAA game against Summerville Oct. 31.

James Island Connector closed Saturday morning

Friday, October 31, 2014 9:17 a.m.

The sixteenth annual James Island Connector Run will take place this Saturday, Nov. 1. The Connector will be closed to all vehicular traffic from 8:15 a.m. to 10 a.m. Residents will have to use an alternative route to get on and off the island.

Honorary board member

Friday, October 31, 2014 12:01 a.m.

Dalton Riley served as the honorary board member at Dorchester District Two’s board meeting Oct. 13. Riley has attended Givhans Alternative Program …

The story of William "Bill" Story UPDATED

Friday, October 31, 2014 11:15 a.m.

Before the memories fade from his mind forever, 1st Lt. William (Bill) S.P. Story was able to sort them all together in the hundreds of pages of …

Sully’s Scoop – Update on Central Mount Pleasant

Friday, October 31, 2014 1:12 p.m.

Residents in Laurel Lakes long ago expressed concern about a proposed planned development on the old Hassell Tract, located adjacent to their …

Boo! Summerville style

Friday, October 31, 2014 12:01 a.m.

It was a dark and stormy night and in the air over Sheep Island Road there once appeared a gleaming, ghostly globe.

Wando tops Lexington, returns to Lower State UPDATED

Friday, October 31, 2014 1:35 p.m.

Wando volleyball is back in the Class AAAA Lower State championship game for the third consecutive season.

Meet your school board candidates

Friday, October 31, 2014 11:54 a.m.

The League of Women Voters of the Charleston area hosted a school board candidate forum Thursday night. The Moultrie News sponsored the event in which candidates for East Cooper, North Charleston and West Ashley answered questions from the audience. Candidates noted that it was the largest crowd they had spoken before, although less than 100 …

Who’s on the Berkeley Co. ballot Nov. 4?

Friday, October 31, 2014 7:01 a.m.

Berkeley County voters head to the polls Tuesday, Nov. 4. Here’s what the ballot will look like:

Lowcountry fishing tournament open to all kids

Friday, October 31, 2014 12:39 p.m.

The S.C. Department of Natural Resources, in conjunction with several coastal partners, is sponsoring the inaugural Reel ‘em In Rodeo Saltwater …

Local historians gather for Mapping East Cooper

Friday, October 31, 2014 7:30 a.m.

Local historians and history buffs recently gathered at the Charleston Harbor Fish House for the unveiling of Suzannah Smith Miles’ new map, …

Pets of the Week

Friday, October 31, 2014 12:01 p.m.

Tammy is a 6 ½ year old spayed female Domestic Shorthair. She is such a sweet cat! She likes to have her head scratched and loves to talk to you. …

Summerville Civic Ballet dances ‘Carnival of the Animals’

Friday, October 31, 2014 12:01 a.m.

The Summerville Civic Ballet, www.summervillecivicballet.com, dances into its 2014-2015 season with a presentation of “Carnival of the Animals” on Friday, Nov. 14 at 7 p.m.

Two arrested in Legend Oaks meth lab bust UPDATED

Friday, October 31, 2014 4:02 p.m.

Two people are in jail after the Metro Narcotics squad found a methamphetamine lab in a residence in a Summerville subdivision.

Race for District 114 still up in the air

Friday, October 31, 2014 2:49 p.m.

A special election to fill the seat of former House Speaker Bobby Harrell could be held two days before Christmas.

Rosters released for north-south all-star game

Friday, October 31, 2014 10:01 a.m.

Ashley Ridge, Fort Dorchester and Summerville will all be represented at this year’s North-South all-star football game.

MPRD Spotlight Oct. 30 UPDATED

Friday, October 31, 2014 2:39 p.m.

The Moultrie News and Mount Pleasant Recreation Department (MPRD) team up each week to feature a local track or cross-country athlete from East …

College of Charleston opens The College Corner

Friday, October 31, 2014 11:47 a.m.

The College Corner is now open. This new facility located at 327 King Street will be a retail shop for selected College of Charleston merchandise and …

Business kudos and notes

Thursday, October 30, 2014 9:33 a.m.

Palmetto Coast, located in Mount Pleasant and serving the entire tri-county area, announced Greg Smith joined their office as a staff member working in property management and bookkeeping.

Season Finale

Thursday, October 30, 2014 12:58 p.m.

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