Latest From SCETV

Invite ETV Trainers to Help with Your Professional Development: Book NOW!

From: Education

Bette Jamison

Teachers in computer class

ETV will come to your school to provide quality professional development workshops to meet your needs. We offer a variety of workshops for Pre-K to 12 educators and for Pre-Service teachers at Colleges and Universities.

Elizabeth Milam, Director of Financial Aid at Clemson University

From: Education

Karen Hermann

girl at chalkboard with money

In this segment from Carolina Classrooms: Making College Affordable, Elizabeth Milam, Director of Financial Aid at Clemson University, spoke with us about types of financial aid and the importance of filing early.

"L" is for the Lancaster Courthouse and Jail

From: SC Public Radio

Alfred Turner

South Carolina From A to Z

Credit SC Public Radio

"L" is for the Lancaster Courthouse and Jail. During the 1820s, the noted architect Robert Mills designed at least 14 courthouses and 14 jails throughout the state. The Lancaster courthouse and jail are among the best surviving examples of his work from this period. The two-story brick courthouse is set on a raised basement and is characterized by Palladian symmetry and features a pedimented...

Keeping Goats Safe From Nematodes

From: Making it Grow

Amanda McNulty

Making It Grow Minute

Credit SC Public Radio

Hello Gardeners, I’m Amanda McNulty with Clemson Extension and Making It Grow . Goats and sheep are called small ruminants. Ruminants are animals with four-chambered stomachs, and they regurgitate partially digested food, called cud, and chew it more thoroughly. Goats are probably the oldest animal which was domesticated by humans, they can browse foods with far more tannins and fiber than cows so didn’t...

Red-Eyed Vireo

From: SC Public Radio

Rudy Mancke

Red-eyed Vireo

A listener spots a red-eyed bird he cannot identify.

Hotel Construction Strong But Challenged

From: SC Public Radio

Mike Switzer

South Carolina Business Review logo

If you haven’t noticed, there are a lot of new hotels under construction in our state. In fact, the number is at a high for the current growth cycle. But our next guest says that this growth is not without its challenges.

Mike Switzer interviews Bruce Collins with OTO Development , a hotel builder, owner, and operator in Spartanburg, SC that specializes in energy and environmentally-friendly hotel construction....

Rep. James Smith Announces His Bid for Governor

From: This Week in South Carolina

Gavin Jackson

S.C. Rep. James Smith, D-Richland, formally announces his gubernatorial bid on Oct. 17, 2017.

Richland Democrat Rep. James Smith formally kicked off his gubernatorial campaign Tuesday in downtown Columbia.

Smith, 50, is a Columbia native who has served in the South Carolina House of Representatives since 1997.

Smith is running against Charleston businessman Phil Noble in the June 12 Democratic primary.

Republicans meanwhile have four candidates vying to become the party's nominee. Incumbent Gov. Henry McMaster, Lt. Gov. Kevin Bryant, former S.C. Dept. of Health and...

Flood Recovery Stalls For Retired Veteran; Homeowner Warns About Contractor Fraud

From: SC Public Radio

Thelisha Eaddy

Retired Army Major Miguel Santana stands in front of his home in Columbia. Santana says he is a victim of contractor fraud and it's stalling his flood recovery.

Since 2005, the National Center for Disaster Fraud (NCDF) has received over 70,000 complaints from 50 states, 6 territories, and 4 countries involving over 50 natural and man-made disasters. Retired Army Major Miguel Santana says after the October 2015 flood, he became a victim of contractor fraud. His costly mistake is stalling recovery for what was to be his retirement home.

South Carolina Native Plants

From: Making it Grow

Sean Flynn

South Carolina Native Plants

Durant Ashmore of Durant Ashmore Landscape Nursery in Fountain Inn, SC shares some of his South Carolina Native Plants with Clemson Extension Agent and Host of "Making It Grow" Amanda McNulty.

Jazz Festival Honors the Legendary Dizzy Gillespie in His Hometown

From: SC Public Radio

Russ McKinney

A statue of John Birks "Dizzy" Gillespie outside his family home in Cheraw, SC.

Events are underway this week in the Chesterfield County town of Cheraw for the S.C. Jazz Festival . This year's festival, the 12th annual Jazz Festival, has special significance because on October 21, 1917 jazz great Dizzy Gillespie was born in Cheraw. Although Gillespie died in 1993 at age 75, his musical legacy endures.

Veteran jazz performer, and professor of music at Lander University Dr. Robert Gardiner says Dizzy Gillespie was perhaps the greatest...

NPR: Upcoming Reporting Partnership with Education Week

From: Education

Bette Jamison

Photo of Puerto Rican mother and daughter as students head to mainland for school

National Public Radio (NPR) is partnering with Education Week on a reporting project launching this week. The project is a series of stories about educating black teenage boys from underserved communities and preparing them for college.

President Declares Disaster For South Carolina and 16 Counties Due to Hurricane Irma

From: This Week in South Carolina

Gavin Jackson

Work on Folly Island following Tropical Storm Irma

President Donald Trump declared Tuesday that a major disaster exists in South Carolina and ordered federal aid to supplement state and local recovery efforts in 16 counties affected by Hurricane Irma, but not for individuals.

The Federal Emergency Management Agency Public Assistance Program allows local governments, state agencies, eligible private non-profit organizations and electric co-operatives in those counties to apply for reimbursement of certain expenses incurred during the storm. Irma brought tropical storm conditions...

Joey Derrick, Director of Financial Aid at the University of South Carolina

From: Education

Karen Hermann

Graduation cap and money

In this segment from Carolina Classrooms: Making College Affordable , Joey Derrick, Director of Financial Aid at the University of South Carolina, talks about the financial aid process.

"K" is for Kiawah Island

From: SC Public Radio

Alfred Turner

South Carolina From A to Z

Credit SC Public Radio

"K" is for Kiawah Island in Charleston County. Kiawah is a small barrier island situated south of Charleston between the mouths of the Stono and North Edisto Rivers. It is named for the Kiawah Indians who at one time lived in the vicinity. In 1719 the island became the property of John Stanyarne who cleared land for indigo production and built a sizable mansion....

Smelly Caterpillar

From: SC Public Radio

Rudy Mancke

Spicebush swallowtail caterpillar (Papilio troilus)  Frozen Head Natural Area & State Park, Morgan County, Tennessee.

The caterpillar of the spice bush swallowtail butterfly can produce a "strange" odor when disturbed.

Year-end Healthcare Planning

From: SCETV Health

Mike Switzer

Lynn Bailey

October is open enrollment time for many employer-based insurance plans, and on November 1st, the same begins for Obamacare plans. With all of the uncertainties that have hit these markets this year, our next guest believes there will be some suffering for enrollees.

Mike Switzer interviews Lynn Bailey, a healthcare economist practicing in Columbia, SC.

Fort Jackson Remembers Trainees As Brave Aspiring Soldiers

From: SC Public Radio

Thelisha Eaddy

Soldiers participate in final salutes for Privates Timothy Ashcroft and Ethan Shrader during a memorial service

This past September, Timothy Joseph Ashcraft of Cincinnati, Ohio and Ethan McKay Shrader of Prospect, Tennessee enlisted in the United States Army. The two were members of the 2nd Battalion 13th Infantry Regiment and were in their 8th week of training when they were killed during a training exercise on base. During a memorial service Tuesday, the two were remembered as brave aspiring soldiers who answered the call of duty.

Regina Hailey Smith, Program Coordinator for USC Educational Talent Search Program

From: Education

Karen Hermann

Student with scholarship application

In this segment from Carolina Classrooms: Making College Affordable, Regina Hailey Smith, Program Coordinator for USC Educational Talent Search Program, shared with us how the TRIO programs prepare South Carolina students for college and support them once they get there.

Frequently Asked Questions About Financial Aid

From: Education

Karen Hermann

Staff members from the Commission on Higher Education

In this segment from Carolina Classrooms: Making College Affordable , staff from the South Carolina Commission on Higher Education answer some of the frequently asked questions they receive.

Backstage from "Live at the Charleston Music Hall"

From: Palmetto Scene

Aimee Crouch

Edwin McCain

Want to know how an Emmy-winning music series is produced? We take you behind the scenes of "Live at the Charleston Music Hall."

Elloree Heritage Museum and Cultural Center

From: ETV Shorts

T. Safdi

Elloree Heritage Museum

The Elloree Heritage Museum and Cultural Center is a 10,000 square foot building in downtown Elloree that features many artifacts and showcases the history of the town over many decades.

"J" is for Jasper, William [d. 1779]

From: SC Public Radio

Alfred Turner

South Carolina From A to Z

Credit SC Public Radio

"J" is for Jasper, William [d. 1779] Soldier. On July 7, 1775, William Jasper enlisted in the elite grenadier company of the Second South Carolina Continental Regiment. During the battle of Sullivans Island on June 28, 1776, he was a sergeant and won lasting fame. When an enemy shot brought down the fort's flag, he restored the banner under heavy enemy fire. In 1779...

A Prescription for Exercise

From: SCETV Health

Bobbi Conner

An exercise class

This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Christopher Bunt about the health benefits of regular exercise and a Prescription for Exercise for patients from their primary care provider. Dr. Bunt is an Associate Professor of Family Medicine and Assistant Dean for Student Affairs in the College of Medicine at MUSC.

Carolina Pigmy Rattlesnakes

From: SC Public Radio

Rudy Mancke

Sistrurus miliaris miliaris, the Carolina pigmy rattlesnake.

Hiking in Mistletoe State Park a family finds two Carolina pigmy rattlesnakes , the most distinctly patterned, and variably colored subspecie of the pygmy rattlesnake group.

The snake ranges from eastern North Carolina, southwestward through most of South Carolina, across central Georgia and Alabama, and into a small portion of east central Mississippi.

SC Financial Planner Cites Increased Stock Market Risks

From: SC Public Radio

Mike Switzer

South Carolina Business Review logo

We are now many years into the second largest bull market in stock market history. Our next guest says he believes that the risks have begun to stack up and that it may be time to take some chips off the table.

Mike Switzer interviews Doug English, a certified financial planner with ACT Advisors in Charleston, SC.

Pages