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James F. Byrnes

January 19, 2017 - Posted in SC Hall of Fame
James F. Byrnes

James Francis Byrnes (1882-1972) was born in Charleston and served in all three branches of the federal government. He was known as Franklin Roosevelt’s “Assistant President.” Byrnes was active in South Carolina’s state government as well.

Colleton County Ecotourism

January 16, 2017 - Posted in ETV Shorts by Tabitha Safdi
Collation County

Colleton County is known as the front porch of the Lowcountry. The area offers tons of opportunity for the outdoor enthusiast. They have everything from hunting and fishing to boating and bird watching.

CMA Brings Its Own Flare to CUT! Costume and the Cinema

January 6, 2017 - Posted in Palmetto Scene by Kaitlyn Park
The opening of the gallery for the CUT costume design exhibit

Katherine Wallworth, the Columbia Museum of Art's new curator, discusses how the museum's collection of decorative arts brought something unique to CUT! Costume and the Cinema , the traveling costume exhibit from London's renowned costume firm, Cosprop, and Minnesota's...

President's Corner Monthly Newsletter, January 2017

January 1, 2017 - Posted in ETV by Linda O'Bryon
Masterpiece - Victoria

Dear Viewers and Listeners: SCETV starts the year out with a variety of new and stimulating programming. Our co-production series Reel South begins a second season of documentaries that highlights some of the best non-fiction storytelling from the American South. Our new...

After 5 Strokes, 7 year-old Boy is "Out of the Woods”

December 21, 2016 - Posted in Telehealth by Marina Ziehe
Jayden playing basketball

Jayden is an active and playful seven year-old boy who lives with his family in Myrtle Beach. At the age of six, Jayden suffered his first of five strokes while coming back from school. “I was extremely scared, just wanting my son to get better,” his mother Megan Schnall...

Hanukkah: Lighting the Darkness

December 19, 2016 - Posted in Palmetto Scene by Tabitha Safdi
Menorah lights for Hanukkah

Rabbi Hesh Epstein of the Chabad of South Carolina explains Hanukkah and why this festival of lights is so important to the Jewish faith. Hanukkah is a Jewish holiday that lasts for eight nights and days. It starts on the 25th day of Kislev according to the Hebrew calendar...

World of Opera Ends Production

December 15, 2016 - Posted in ETV by Glenn Rawls
World of Opera

With regret, we announce that World of Oper a, produced and distributed by WDAV Classical Public Radio and South Carolina Public Radio, has ended production; the final episode of the series was broadcast on December 10. The provider of the recorded live operatic...

Catholic Sisters Help South Carolina Town

December 12, 2016 - Posted in Palmetto Scene by Lynn Cornfoot
Felician sister

South Carolina ranks in the top ten nationally for its high poverty levels, and during the holiday season, many people like to give to those less fortunate. In the town of Kingstree, a group of Catholic Sisters aims to help those in need and teach the value of giving back,...

Holiday Fun Across the Palmetto State - The Upstate

December 9, 2016 - Posted in Palmetto Scene by Kaitlyn Park
cabin in mountains decorated for christmas

As the winter holidays are approaching, there are many exciting events happening throughout South Carolina for families to celebrate the season. The Upstate Anderson Christmas Gift Light Festival Experience 2.4 miles of lights in Anderson, SC . This year the event will...

Holiday Fun Across the Palmetto State - The Midlands

December 8, 2016 - Posted in Palmetto Scene by Kaitlyn Park
Governor's Christmas tree SC statehouse

As the winter holidays are approaching, there are many exciting events happening throughout South Carolina for families to celebrate the season. The Midlands Annual Candlelight Tour of Homes and Anniversary Kick Off Party The 40th Anniversary of Camden's Candlelight Tour of...

Holiday Fun Across the Palmetto State - The Lowcountry

December 8, 2016 - Posted in Palmetto Scene by Kaitlyn Park
snowman made of sand

As the winter holidays are approaching, there are many exciting events happening throughout South Carolina for families to celebrate the season. The Lowcountry Annual Edisto Christmas Parade The 26th Annual Christmas Parade will proceed down Palmetto Boulevard on Edisto...

Cocky's Reading Express Promoting Early Literacy Across SC

December 6, 2016 - Posted in Palmetto Scene by Tabitha Safdi
Cocky's Reading Express at a school

At a Title 1 school in rural South Carolina, a bus pulls up to the front door. Out of the bus walk a few University of South Carolina students. The purpose of the visit today is to surprise students in 4K through 2 nd grade with some group reading and USC’s mascot, Cocky...

President's Corner Monthly Newsletter, December 2016

December 1, 2016 - Posted in ETV by Linda O'Bryon
A Chef’s Life  Deck the Halls

Dear Viewers and Listeners: As 2016 winds to a close, SCETV ends the year with a bang, continuing the wonderful pledge programming we began last month. Lots of music specials are scheduled, including the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band: 50 Years; Rocktopia: Live in Budapost; Il Volo...

Behind the Scenes with South Carolina Public Radio's Vincent Kolb-Lugo

November 30, 2016 - Posted in Behind the Scenes by Tabitha Safdi
South Carolina Public Radio

Meet Vincent Kolb-Lugo. He's a radio producer at South Carolina Public Radio . Go behind the scenes as he describes what he does at the station and why it's important for South Carolina. South Carolina Public Radio was started in 1972 as "South Carolina Educational Radio,"...

Shake Em On Down

November 18, 2016 - Posted in SCETV Presents
Shake Em On Down

Shake ’Em On Down: The Blues According to Fred McDowell by Joe York Through interviews and never-before-seen footage, delight in the story of Mississippi sharecropper Fred McDowell, the godfather of the North Mississippi style of blues, who was first recorded by Alan Lomax...

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