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South Carolina Senate leaders want to convene a special legislative session to tackle issues from a failed nuclear power plant project.
Senate Majority Leader Shane Massey, R-Edgefield, and Senate Minority Leader Nikki Setzler, D-Columbia, wrote Senate President Pro Tempore Hugh Leatherman, R-Florence, asking him to convene a special session to halt potential rate hikes as a result of the collapse of the V.C. Summer Project.
SCANA and state-owned Santee Cooper announced they would...
South Carolina Emergency managers are planning for an influx of more than 1 million visitors into South Carolina. Eclipse viewers who gather in areas like Greenville, Columbia, and Charleston will experience the longest period of 100% total eclipse for a metropolitan area on the U.S. East Coast. Hotels and related businesses are expected to be filled above capacity for nearly a week in prime viewing areas. Cell phone service and smartphone Internet may be unavailable...
Several South Carolina officials want citizens to be prepared for traffic, delays and even dangerous accidents caused by the rare eclipse and an influx of visitors to the state.
A lot of things could happen around that event and we’re prepared for those,” Major General Robert Livingston said. “Have a plan. It’s going to get dark a little bit after 2 p.m. across the state.”
The eclipse will leave cities like Greenville, Anderson,...
“It was a no brainer,” says Marcos Nunez.
As a restaurant owner and two-time cancer survivor, Nunez took a tip from one of his regular customers: telehealth.
“I do it on my computer at home. For the simple fact that it's a lot nicer to relax and see him on the big screen. I could do it here at the restaurant if I needed to. It is very, very convenient.”
Republican gubernatorial candidate Catherine Templeton fielded questions during a 90-minute Pickens County GOP town hall event Tuesday.
During the 90-minute event, Templeton waded into issues dealing with southern heritage, transgender issues, her brief tenure at the S.C. Ports Authority, utility regulations, abortion, and Islam, among other issues asked by the roughly 30 people in attendance
Templeton, 46, was appointed director of the S.C. Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation in 2010 by then...
Did you know Sesame Street in Communities isn’t only a website? It’s also a growing network of community providers like you, who leverage Sesame Street content in their work with kids and families. One of our great partners is Nurse Family Partnership (NFP). With locations in 43 states, NFP offers first time moms in-home visits by a registered nurse for the first two years of pregnancy and parenting. We love how they take a client-centric...
Dear Viewers and Listeners:
South Carolina is in the direct path of the continental total solar eclipse, the first in almost 100 years. Anchored in Columbia, with reports from Charleston and Clemson, we will simulcast (on TV, radio and the web) a live special during the actual eclipse, Aug. 21, 2:30- 3:30 p.m., hosted by Beryl Dakers. Leading up to Aug. 21, SCETV will stream interviews with astronauts, scientists, naturalists and other experts on...
From: ETV Shorts
In 1997 The Grand National Cross Country held its first race at Big Buck in Union County, SC. In that time over 15,000 riders from all over the world have participated in the Big Buck GNCC events.
This fall, start your journey to earn the SC Add-On Online Teaching Endorsement and become an online educator! PBS TeacherLine offers the two required courses SC educators must take as part of their coursework; get started with one course beginning September 13, 2017!
The Add-On Online Teaching Endorsement is an optional certification intended to enhance an educator's skills and knowledge beyond that required for traditional teaching and to prepare the individual to teach classes...
Through budget and policy recommendations to the General Assembly, the Education Oversight Committee (EOC) has supported initiatives to expand Internet access to South Carolina students in classrooms and beyond the traditional school day to students at home.
In August, we hope to ease the transition from StreamlineSC to the ETV StreamlineSC Collection on Knowitall.org, so that you can locate these resources without missing a beat! We also want to remind you of some recent additions to Knowitall that are well worth reviewing as school starts. And we feature three new programs from South Carolina Hall of Fame!
Access thousands of free, innovative, standards-aligned and curriculum-targeted digital resources
ETV Teacher Recertification offers 50+ courses that earn 20 renewal credits each (NO graduate credit). Language arts, science, social studies, mathematics, the arts, and general education courses - all approved by the SC Department of Education for SC teachers, facilitated online/self-paced, $75 each.
ETV presents programs of interest to teachers and students! In August, ETV will feature special programs leading up to the Total Solar Eclipse and coverage of the August 21 event beginning at 2:30 p.m. Also, don’t miss new episodes of Ready Jet Go!, ETV’s Palmetto Scene every Thursday and This Week in South Carolina every Friday. ETV is your destination for learning!
From: Making it Grow
Clemson Extension Food Safety & Nutrition Agent Gayle G. Williford visited us at "Making It Grow" and showed us how to make a Kale Salad with Kale Salad, Sweet Potatoes and Clemson Extension.
Here are the directions:
Tahini Dressing 2 teaspoons tahini ( sesame seed paste ) 4 teaspoons apple cider vinegar 1 teaspoon honey Salt and pepper to taste 1 Tablespoons extra virgin olive oil ½ clove garlic, smashed Whisk together tahini,...
ANDERSON -- Lt. Gov. Kevin Bryant officially entered the 2018 South Carolina gubernatorial race alongside his family on Friday, touting his conservative record and a need to restore integrity in the state capital.
Bryant is running on the fiscal and moral conservative record he honed during 12 years as a state senator, reflecting the values of the heavily Republican Upstate region from which he hails.
“I’m not running to the right—I am the...
From: SC Hall of Fame
John Roderick Heller was born in Fair Play, South Carolina. He was a graduate of Clemson College and Emory University Medical School. In 1943, Dr. Heller was appointed chief of the U.S. Public Health Service’s venereal disease division. In 1948, he was named Director of the National Cancer Institute. In 1960, he became President and CEO of Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York.
The South Carolina Chapter of the American Board of Trial Advocates (SC ABOTA) presents the Ninth Annual James Otis Lecture Series in observance of National Constitution Day. The topic for the 2017 James Otis Lecture is the “Separation of Powers and the Judges’ Role in our Constitutional System.”
From: ETV Shorts
Nestled in the corner of the state, Oconee County has year-round events to showcase the culture, talent and heritage of the area.
* Video provided by GBA Productions.
Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt held a roundtable meeting Monday with several elected officials, agriculture and utility representatives in Orangeburg County on a federal rule regulating waterways.
Pruitt was seeking input on redefining the Obama-era Waters of the United States rule that protects drinking water supplies. However, Pruitt and others said the rule too broadly regulates waterways, hurting farmers and industry.
“I think it’s right to do what they did, as far...
From: Making it Grow
Clemson Extension's Jonathan Windham show fellow agent and Host of "Making It Grow" how to cross-pollinate roses to create unique hybrids!
ETV has provided a wealth of free digital media content to SC schools through the StreamlineSC service for over a dozen years. StreamlineSC has gone through upgrades and changes along the way and the Learn360 national resources available over the last several years as the content base in StreamlineSC will no longer be offered as of August 31, 2017. South Carolina educators and students will retain access to quality, FREE multimedia resources in Knowitall.org “StreamlineSC...
From: Making it Grow
Clemson Extension Agent Jonathan Windham shows us how to cross-pollinate roses to create your very own hybrids with a process that takes about 10 steps and only a few minutes!
1. Select one plant to be the mother and one plant to be the father.
2. Collect anthers from the father plant and dry overnight to release pollen grains.
3. Select a flower bud on the mother plant. The sepals should be...
SC educators will retain access to FREE resources in Knowitall.org “StreamlineSC Collection” and national content in South Carolina’s PBS LearningMedia. Even though the Learn360 content base provided for the last few years in ETV’s StreamlineSC will be ending August 31, 2017 due to funding decreases and new services for the 2017-18 school year, SC Teachers will continue to have access to free multimedia!
More than 200 miles of roadways are set to be repaved across the state due to the gas tax increase lawmakers approved in May.
The South Carolina Department of Transportation announced Thursday that $26.5 million worth of projects are moving forward. SCDOT Secretary Christy Hall said that without the passage of the bill—which annually increases the gas tax by two cents a gallon of gas for six years—these projects would not happen.