South Carolina Lede

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Smells Like Teen Spirit

May 22, 2021 — Data from the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) about teen COVID-19 vaccination rates; the latest state economic news; advice from South Carolina...

No Shirt, No Shoes, No Mask — No Problem

May 18, 2021 — We discuss the latest South Carolina political news, speak with a cybersecurity expert about the Colonial Pipeline ransomware attack, hear how parents feel now that adolescents as young...

Sine Bye

May 15, 2021 - We recap the last week of the state legislative session with The Post and Courier's Jamie Lovegrove and The State's Maayan Schechter, look at the latest COVID-19 numbers in the state...

The Monuments Men

On this episode of the South Carolina Lede for May 11, 2021, we look at the final week of the state legislative session, learn about the latest research on southerners' attitudes regarding Confederate...

South Carolina Lede

South Carolina Lede is a podcast about the people, issues, and events shaping the Palmetto State. Join host Gavin Jackson and reporters from across the state each week for in-depth discussions of the biggest news affecting you, your family, and your fellow South Carolinians – from state politics and legislative happenings inside the state house to the ongoing effects of the pandemic and more. It’s the factual and timely information you need, with a dash of irreverent fun to keep it all interesting.

Vaxx to the Future

On this edition of the South Carolina Lede for June 12, 2021, we look the Biden…

State of No Emergency

On this edition of the South Carolina Lede for June 8, 2021: Gov. Henry…

So Long and Farewell 'Ongoing, Widespread and Not Contained'

On this episode of the South Carolina Lede for June 5, 2021: a look at the…