Ann McGill

Professional experience: 2001-present WCSC 1994-2001 WGHP Greensboro - High Point, NC 1991-94 WTQR-WSJS Winston-Salem, NC 1989-91 WDXZ, Mt Pleasant 1987-89 WCOS, Columbia Awards: 2001- Best Newscast, SC Associated Press, Broadcast Division (Bill Sharpe also named for this award) 2005- Consumer Spirit Award, South Carolina Department of Consumer Affairs 2009- Outstanding Community Service, Moja Arts Festival 2010- Community Service Award, Charleston Trident Urban League 2010, 2011- Best News Anchor as voted by the fans of the Black Expo 2013- Inducted into the Williamsburg County School District Hall of Fame 2016 - Second Place RTDNAC Award in Health/Medicine Category News philosophy: Let the story tell itself. Education: BA Journalism, University of South Carolina 1987 Place of birth: Nesmith, SC Family: Married to my high school friend, Gregory. We have two sons, Khristopher and Nicholas, a daughter Yakima, a grandson, Jaxson and a boxer named Belle. Hobbies/Interests/Community Involvement: Spending time with family, volunteer work, reading Favorite books and movies: Books: Their Eyes Were Watching God by Zora Neale Hurston Movies: Too numerous to name Likes best about the Lowcountry: My family and friends are close by, southern hospitality and great food. Most interesting assignment: Covered Oprah Winfrey and Prince Charles in Charleston following Hurricane Hugo. Most interesting interview: A story about a man whose face was torn off during a tree cutting accident. He almost died, but instead of worrying about his own life, he hid his face from his wife because he didn't want that to be her last vision of him. I was deeply moved by his love for his wife. Fortunately, doctors were able to reconstruct his face and his recovery went well.

Recent Articles by Ann

  SC Consumer Affairs returns millions to consumers in 2017

‘Anyone else’, Bill Murray, Mickey Mouse favorites among Charleston Co. write-in voters

Williamsburg County Sheriff sets up medicine drop off box

Teen opens clothing boutique, becomes youngest store owner at SC mall

Live 5 reporter among dozens who became US citizens Thursday

National Park Service awards grant to preserve Mosquito Beach

SC Community Loan Fund helping small business owners

South Carolina lawmakers react to news of Haley’s resignation from U.N.

Cleveland kidnap victim shares her ordeal with Charleston children’s advocates

Williamsburg Co. detectives investigating deadly double shooting

T-Mobile Center makes work fun

Lowcountry WW II veteran James Haynes passes away

Deputies arrest two more people in connection to woman's murder

Charleston County Council approves DOT Turnback program

Charleston Public Safety meets to talk gun safety

Financial experts urge parents to protect children's info against hackers

Finding a new job after getting fired

How your credit report can impact your job search

Live 5 Investigates: Law and Order at School

Social media usage can make or break a chance to get hired