ETV’s reach in South Carolina goes well beyond Radio and TV. ETV supports education, promotes transparency, partners with public safety, connects citizens, and improves the quality of life and job readiness for the state. Join us for a look at some of ETV’s services and what people are saying about ETV.
ETV Community and State Partners
SC Department of Consumer Affairs
The SC Department of Consumer Affairs’ mission is to protect consumers from inequities in the marketplace through advocacy, mediation, enforcement and education. In this capacity, the Department helps to formulate and modify consumer laws; regulates the consumer credit marketplace; resolves consumer complaints; and promotes a healthy competitive business climate with mutual confidence between buyers and sellers.
ETV’s Palmetto Scene recently featured Consumer Affairs’ efforts to include what the state of South Carolina is doing to protect and assist in management of the 2012 Department of Revenue security breach.
SC Hall of Fame
The South Carolina Hall of Fame, dedicated on February 11, 1973, by Governor John C. West, was created to recognize and honor those contemporary and past citizens who have made outstanding contributions to South Carolina's heritage, history, and progress. It is a nonprofit corporation conducted under a state charter. The South Carolina Hall of Fame is located in the Myrtle Beach Convention Center, Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. On September 21, 2001, Governor Jim Hodges signed into law a bill designating the South Carolina Hall of Fame as the state’s official hall of fame.
Persons born in South Carolina who obtained…
York County Comprehensive High School
Fall 2013 Crew with John Spratt
A mentor from South Carolina ETV spent 20.5 hours with 18 students at York Comprehensive High School (York CHS) from October to December of 2013. This was a coordinated project with PBS NewsHour and their Student Journalist Labs to assist schools in teaching broadcasting courses. The primary goal of this PBS initiative is to develop and inspire the next generation of journalists.
The broadcast curriculum at York Comprehensive faced serious funding challenges. This created a genuine shortfall and inequity in equipment that was readily available to students in other programs in the region.…