Gavin Jackson

SCETV Public Affairs Reporter

The latest developments on COVID-19: All non-essential businesses, bars, dine-in restaurants, schools closed; 1,554 cases, 31 deaths

By Gavin Jackson

scGov. Henry McMaster Declares State of Emergency, Closes Non-Essential Businesses, Bars and Dine-in Restuarants, Schools Through April Quick Facts: --DHEC reports 1554 cases in all 46 counties: Charleston 231, Richland 200, Greenville 154, Beaufort 130, Kershaw 129, Lexington 70, Sumter 66, York 66, Anderson 57, Horry 50, Spartanburg 50, Dorchester 35, Berkeley 33, Clarendon 31, Florence 26, Lancaster 26, Orangeburg 24, Aiken 22, Darlington 15, Georgetown 15, Pickens 15, Chesterfield 10, Fairfield 8, Greenwood 8, Lee 8, Jasper 7, Abbeville 6, Chester 6, Colleton 6, Williamsburg 6, Bamberg 5,...

SC Lede: COVID-19 — Homeward Bound

By Gavin Jackson

Gavin Jackson (l) speaks with Brinton Fox, owner of Boone Fox Farm in Columbia, SC.On this episode for April 2, 2020, we discuss Gov. Henry McMaster's executive order closing all non-essential businesses in South Carolina, the latest unemployment numbers, and more. We also speak with Brinton Fox, owner of Boone Fox Farms in Columbia, SC, about how the virus is affecting agricultural businesses like hers, and ask her for tips for people beginning gardens while staying at home. Each of these special episodes is structured to give you straight up information up front followed by additional context and reporting, your voices, resources and tips and we end it all with a little...

SC Lede: COVID-19 — Self-Isolation Discombobulation

By Gavin Jackson

SC Lede LogoOn this episode for March 31, 2020, we discuss legal questions surrounding the emergency powers of local governments which may conflict with South Carolina state orders, speak with local restaurant owners whose business is being affected by COVID-19, learn about efforts as the Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC) to develop 3D printed masks, and more. Each of these special episodes is structured to give you straight up information up front followed by additional context and reporting, your voices, resources and tips and we end it all with a little wind down. And we want to hear from...

SC Lede: COVID-19 — Hotel South Carolina

By Gavin Jackson

SC LEDE logoOn this episode for March 28, 2020, we look at efforts to help small businesses recover from losses due to COVID-19, the latest modeling from the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC), how health professionals in the Palmetto State are dealing with a shortage of ICU beds, and more. Each of these special episodes is structured to give you straight up information up front followed by additional context and reporting, your voices, resources and tips and we end it all with a little wind down. And we want to hear from you! Leave us a 1-minute long voicemail at 803-...

SC Lede: COVID-19 — The Acceleration Phase

By Gavin Jackson

a97c2cc0-cb18-4b7d-8463-ad38951cf2c4The South Carolina Lede is here to keep you up to date on important news as the Palmetto State faces the COVID-19 virus. There is so much news out there right now it’s overwhelming. This podcast is for you to get information that matters to you, your family and your fellow South Carolinians. No hype. No fear. Just COVID-19 news and resources to get us all through this. On this episode for March 24, 2020, we look at the latest updates concerning COVID-19 in South Carolina. According to Department of Health and Environmental Control officials, the virus has entered the acceleration phase in the...

State House Daybook: March 12, 2020

By Gavin Jackson

SCState House Daybook provides you with the information you need to navigate the South Carolina General Assembly. Each edition provides a snapshot of the legislative day with meeting schedules, agendas, news and other resources in one place. Follow reporter Gavin Jackson's Twitter for the latest legislative coverage. LEGISLATIVE COVERAGE Senate The Senate gavels in at 11:00 a.m. Watch live here . Calendar . Journal . House The House is on recess. Combined meeting schedule 9:00 a.m. Senate Medical Affairs Subcommittee on S.990 , S.1077 and S.1093 , Gressette Room 308, Agenda Available , Live...

State House Daybook: March 11, 2020

By Gavin Jackson

SCState House Daybook provides you with the information you need to navigate the South Carolina General Assembly. Each edition provides a snapshot of the legislative day with meeting schedules, agendas, news and other resources in one place. Follow reporter Gavin Jackson's Twitter for the latest legislative coverage. LEGISLATIVE COVERAGE Senate The Senate gavels in at 1:00 p.m. Watch live here . Calendar . Journal . House The House gavels in at 10:00 a.m. Watch live here . Calendar . Journal . Combined meeting schedule 9:00 a.m. Senate Banking and Insurance, Banking Subcommittee on S.1115 ,...

State House Daybook: March 10, 2020

By Gavin Jackson

SCState House Daybook provides you with the information you need to navigate the South Carolina General Assembly. Each edition provides a snapshot of the legislative day with meeting schedules, agendas, news and other resources in one place. Follow reporter Gavin Jackson's Twitter for the latest legislative coverage. LEGISLATIVE COVERAGE Senate The Senate gavels in at 2:00 p.m. Watch live here . Calendar . Journal . House The House gavels in at 9:30 a.m. Watch live here . Calendar . Journal . Combined meeting schedule 9:30 a.m. House of Representatives , State House, House Chamber, Live...

SC Lede: Super Tuesday Stupor — LIVE From North Charleston

By Gavin Jackson

 Holy City Brewing in North Charleston, SC, on Thursday, March 5, 2020On this 100th episode of the South Carolina Lede , recorded live at Holy City Brewing in North Charleston, SC, host Gavin Jackson is joined by The Post and Courier's Jamie Lovegrove and The Associated Press' Meg Kinnard to recap both the South Carolina Democratic primary and Super Tuesday. Plus, South Carolina trivia, the week's news, and more! You can subscribe to South Carolina Lede in Apple Podcasts , Google Play , and Stitcher . You can also follow the show on Instagram and Twitter .

State House Daybook: March 5, 2020

By Gavin Jackson

SCState House Daybook provides you with the information you need to navigate the South Carolina General Assembly. Each edition provides a snapshot of the legislative day with meeting schedules, agendas, news and other resources in one place. Follow reporter Gavin Jackson's Twitter for the latest legislative coverage. LEGISLATIVE COVERAGE Senate The Senate gavels in at 11:00 a.m. Watch live here . Calendar . Journal . House The House gavels in at 10:00 a.m. Watch live here . Calendar . Journal . Combined meeting schedule 9:00 a.m. Senate Judiciary Subcommittee on S.922 and H.4262 , Gressette...

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