Local family helps breathe life back into neighborhood relic

Friday, August 1, 2014 10:00 a.m.

An upcoming summer event will bring the community together to marvel at the transformation of the Old Mount Pleasant Academy, located at 140 Hibben Street.

The tide is high and so is the demand

Friday, August 1, 2014 4:00 a.m.

Riding the wave of demand, developers of Tides are launching an expansion to the high-profile Mount Pleasant condominium community located just off …

Taste of Charleston, Restaurant Week return

Friday, August 1, 2014 12:00 p.m.

Mark your calendars as the culinary mecca of Charleston, South Carolina will play host to two of the city's most highly anticipated culinary events this September.

SC bridges on road to improvement - Charleston County leader of AAA”s top 20 substandard list

Thursday, July 31, 2014 10:38 a.m.

Extra funds have ramped up South Carolinas efforts to repair and replace deficient bridges, but one in five of the state's bridges still remain substandard, according to AAA Carolinas.

SC panel approves compromise on teaching evolution

Thursday, July 31, 2014 11:25 p.m.

A proposed change in South Carolina's biology standards for teaching evolution is designed to encourage discussion in the classroom.

CARTA, RiverDogs partner for weekly contest

Thursday, July 31, 2014 8:18 a.m.

The Charleston Area Regional Transportation Authority (CARTA) is hosting weekly CARTA trivia on social media with winners set to receive a Family 4-Pack of tickets to Charleston RiverDogs games.

Charleston County set to begin Legal Residence Exemption audit UPDATED

Thursday, July 31, 2014 8:18 a.m.

Charleston County Government and the Charleston County Assessor's Office will be conducting a comprehensive check to ensure only those eligible are receiving the Legal Residence Exemption. Property owners receiving the exemption are taxed on their homes at a 4 percent assessment rate and it only applies if the person's Charleston County home is …

U.S. Customs and Boarder protection celebrates 225th anniversary of the U.S. Customs Service

Thursday, July 31, 2014 9:32 a.m.

Today is an historic date for U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP). It marks the 225th anniversary of CBP's oldest legacy agency, the U.S. Customs Service.

S.C. Aquarium Shark Week begins Aug. 1

Thursday, July 31, 2014 10:26 a.m.

Splash into the South Carolina Aquarium Aug. 1-10 and become immersed in all things shark during the aquarium's Shark Week celebration. From shark- …

Cocky gets birds eye view of My Carolina Alumni Center’s Topping Off

Thursday, July 31, 2014 9:35 a.m.

A replica of Cocky, the beloved mascot of University of South Carolina, took flight Thursday atop an 18-foot beam bearing the signatures of hundreds of alumni that was placed at the peak of My Carolina Alumni Center being constructed in the Vista.

Boeing will handle final assembly of 787-10 in SC

Thursday, July 31, 2014 11:19 p.m.

Boeing said final assembly of its 787-10 plane, a planned larger version of its “Dreamliner” aircraft, will take place in South Carolina.

Teen Girl Scout conducts workshops for new drivers

By ciapha dennis


Thursday, July 31, 2014 2:34 p.m.

It wasn’t until she visited a mechanic shop with her Girl Scout troop that Grace Rieflin realized something. She didn’t expect her fellow scout mates, …

Moratorium on new Charleston bars proposed

Thursday, July 31, 2014 11:13 p.m.

Charleston is changing its approach on dealing with late-night crowds in the city's entertainment district. The city is now proposing a moratorium on new bars.

Mount Pleasant author urges optimism

Thursday, July 31, 2014 8:18 a.m.

Walk with author Martha Stewart Hoover on a journey that transformed her life as she shows you how to deal with adversity. “Down Strong: The Amazing Life of William Sunday Trampus Hoover” is a story of perseverance and looking on the bright side in the face of incredible obstacles. This book will be released nationwide.

Shem Creek history tour with shrimp boil

Thursday, July 31, 2014 8:19 a.m.

Pegasus Charters is presenting a new Shem Creek history tour that includes a shrimp boil.

This week in print – '70s come to an end

Thursday, July 31, 2014 8:19 a.m.

Public services in East Cooper towns have always been innovative, trying to stay ahead of the curve in what they provide.

Homegrown Family Day Aug. 9

Wednesday, July 30, 2014 9:14 a.m.

Chucktown Music Group will showcase some of the amazing local talent that the Lowcountry has to offer with Homegrown Family Day with Hootie and the …

Fashion Week announces record attendance

Wednesday, July 30, 2014 2:46 p.m.

Baker Motor Company Charleston Fashion Week (CFW), one of the leading fashion weeks in the U.S., continues to exceed expectations and grow by leaps and bounds. With record attendance, sponsor participation and international media attention, the event made a significant impact to the local economy. According to the Office of Tourism Analysis at the …

Sully's Scoop - Is that a drone?

Wednesday, July 30, 2014 5:00 p.m.

Q. I see that Mount Pleasant SWAT now has an MRAP. I was just wondering if you could find out more about it. Like, why in the world they need it? - …

MPPD unveils new crime prevention vehicle

Wednesday, July 30, 2014 2:46 p.m.

The Mount Pleasant Police Department (MPPD) recently unveiled their new crime prevention vehicle that will be hitting the streets. It is a 2015 Ford Escape that has had the outside wrapped in different crime prevention tips. Chief Ritchie was looking for something that would catch the eye of other drivers and serve as a reminder when parked at …

Center for Women to host ‘Be Brave’ celebration

Wednesday, July 30, 2014 9:13 a.m.

The Center for Women (C4W) will host their annual “Be Brave” celebration on Friday, Aug. 1. The “Be Brave Brunch” will take …

Friends of Santa celebrate Christmas in July

Tuesday, July 29, 2014 9:45 a.m.

Friends of Santa is a special group of friends in the East Cooper area that enjoy coordinating efforts for supporting others during hard times. They …

Splash Day fun in the sun July 30

Tuesday, July 29, 2014 1:11 p.m.

Beat the heat as Memorial Waterfront Park turns into a water park during the fifth annual Town of Mount Pleasant Splash Days. Giant waterslides and children’s laughter will fill the lawn for the second of three events on July 30 from 4 to 8 p.m.

Locals enjoy great fishing, first catch

Tuesday, July 29, 2014 9:45 a.m.

Global Leadership Summit begins Aug. 14

Monday, July 28, 2014 10:00 a.m.

World renowned leaders from business, government, education, churches and the arts are among the high-profile faculty who will address Christian leaders at LifePark during the (WCA) 2014 Global Leadership Summit, broadcast live via satellite from Willow Creek Church.

MADD’s campaign has strengthened drunk driving laws in 24 states

Monday, July 28, 2014 3:20 p.m.

When Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) launched its “Campaign to Eliminate Drunk Driving” in the fall of 2006, one state, New Mexico, had an all-offender ignition interlock law. Since then, 23 states have passed all-offender ignition interlock legislation. The campaign continues to be the nation's blueprint to eliminate drunk …

After tragedy, local ministry inspires coach to host camp

Monday, July 28, 2014 1:19 p.m.

About a year ago, Shaun Haggerty and his wife were devastated by the loss of their daughter, Sydney Ann Hagerty, who passed away just 20 minutes …

322 animals find new homes last week through Charleston Animal Society

Monday, July 28, 2014 1:47 p.m.

Successful free adoption campaign extended through this week

RiverDogs partner with Palmetto for Goodwill Hunting UPDATED

Monday, July 28, 2014 8:33 a.m.

Charleston, SC – The Charleston RiverDogs and Palmetto Goodwill have teamed up to host Goodwill Hunting, a tri-county scavenger hunt that runs Monday, August 4 through Sunday, August 10 at select Goodwill stores. Participants can win tickets to a RiverDogs game at Joseph P. Riley, Jr. Park and a chance to win a daily prize pack. …

Schedule for SCE&G Rebuild Work (JDB Western Frontage Road)

Monday, July 28, 2014 4:35 p.m.

During the week of July 28 through July 31, 2014, SCE&G will be working on rebuilding the power lines that parallel the western frontage road of Johnnie Dodds Blvd. at the following locations:

On Vacation

On Vacation – Washington, D.C.

Thursday, July 31, 10:29 a.m.

Upcoming Events
Print Ads
Latest Videos

Moultrie News

© 2014 Moultrie News an Evening Post Industries company. All Rights Reserved.

Registration on or use of this site constitutes acceptance of our Terms of Service, Privacy Policy and Parental Consent Form.