Holly Bounds Jackson

Director of Operations, ETV Lowcountry
(843) 524-0777
Holly Bounds Jackson

Holly Bounds Jackson is the Director of Operations at ETV Lowcountry, one of SCETV’s four regional stations.  A former local TV news reporter and anchor, Holly now uses that experience with the USCB broadcast students who conduct classes at the studio twice a week. She also brings new ideas on ways to use the facility more and create content for SCETV.  Holly is a native of Bishopville, SC and a graduate of USC Columbia. Throughout her journalism career, Holly has earned multiple awards and honors.  Three times she’s been awarded the Edward R. Murrow regional award for Excellence in Writing. She and her husband have three daughters and two dogs.  They reside in Bluffton.


By Holly Bounds Jackson

October 15, 2020

Host Holly Bounds Jackson with poet laureate Marcus Amaker
Marcus Amaker is the Poet Laureate of Charleston, South Carolina, and an 8-time published author. During Amaker’s interview on By The River , we learned many things about what makes his work so powerful. Amaker posits the flexibility of poetry, poetry’s constant changing form, and its balance...

By Holly Bounds Jackson

October 8, 2020

Host Holly Bounds Jackson interviews author Nathalie Dupree
Nathalie Dupree is one of the all-time greats when it comes to the cooking world. She has published at least 14 cookbooks, all of which involve stories, recipes, and a little bit of what I like to call southern charm. This week, Dupree sits down with us to talk about how she masterfully combined...

By Holly Bounds Jackson

September 29, 2020

Wanda Lloyd
This week, Wanda Lloyd, author of "Coming Full Circle: From Jim Crow To Journalism," sat down with us to talk about her memoir. After retiring from being a news editor, Lloyd worked as a department chair and professor at Savannah State University, in her hometown of Savannah, GA. While working at...

By Holly Bounds Jackson

May 15, 2020

Handcrafted card
Inmates across South Carolina are using their talents to lift the spirits of nursing home residents whose visits and activities have come to a halt because of COVID-19. Hard time is even harder these days at the state’s correctional institutions. For weeks, families haven’t been allowed to visit...

By Holly Bounds Jackson

May 14, 2020

Musicians playing outside church doors
Every aspect of life as we knew it is changing - including how we worship. First Baptist Church of Hartsville is one of hundreds across the state stepping out of the norm to continue their ministry through worship and fellowship. “We’ve definitely been learning as we go,” FBC Hartsville’s Worship...

By Holly Bounds Jackson

September 19, 2019

Sallie Ann Robinson and Holly Bounds Jackson
If you’ve never had the chance to be in a room with Sallie Ann Robinson, put it on your list of goals. She has a charismatic personality and makes you feel like you’re her best friend, whether you’ve met her before or not. Robinson, who is Ethel in Pat Conroy’s book "The Water is Wide," credits her...

By Holly Bounds Jackson

September 11, 2019

Patti Callahan Henry with Holly Jackson and USCB production team.
Season two of By The Rive r is packed with a list of exciting authors; and this week the star of the show is Patti Callahan Henry, New York Times bestselling author of fifteen books, including "Becoming Mrs. Lewis: The Improbable Love Story of Joy Davidman and C.S. Lewis." Viewers will fall in love...

By Holly Bounds Jackson

September 4, 2019

Cassandra King Conroy
There is a lot of excitement over the second season of By The River and the reasons why are many. First, you’ll notice a whole new “look.” We have a new set, which has a Lowcountry feel. The quality of the picture will be clearer and we are especially proud of this season’s lineup. We thought the...

By Holly Bounds Jackson

June 4, 2019

Aftermath of Hurricane Matthew at Hunting Island State Park.
SC Department of Insurance Director Ray Farmer spoke with SCETV recently about the importance of getting flood insurance as soon as possible. It’s important to understand it takes 30 days before the insurance goes into effect. Just one inch of water can cause around $25,000 worth of damage, yet...

By Holly Bounds Jackson

May 16, 2019

By The River set is under construction for Season 2.
Production is now underway for the second season of By The River , a collaborative effort of SCETV and The University of South Carolina Beaufort’s communication studies program. The interview-style show, that highlights authors from South Carolina and the southeast, has a whole new look this year...