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Episode 6: Chain of Events (Promo)

August 15, 2019 - Posted in Reconnecting Roots
Inside a bicycle shop

(Episode 6 - August 15, 2019 on ETV) If there's a memory that most every American has in common, it's learning to ride a bike. In the last century, the bicycle has pedaled out of our memories and into the skies. See how the bicycle led to the automobile and to the airplane...

Let's Go | The Catawba Cultural Center

August 15, 2019 - Posted in Digital by Sarah Pritchard
The Catawba Cultural Center

At the Catawba Cultural Center visitors can learn about many important aspects of the traditions of the Catawba people. The museum includes various displays on the tribe's important chiefs, the unique practice of hand made pottery, and the evolution of Catawba life since...

Aug. 15 Marks the 50th Anniversary of Historic Woodstock Festival

August 15, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Tut Underwood
It has been a half-century since nearly a half-million young people descended upon a farm in Bethel, NY for "three days of peace and music" - a one-word summation of the late-1960s counterculture: Woodstock.

50 years ago, on Aug. 15, 1969, nearly half a million young people gathered on Max Yasgur's farm in Bethel, New York for "Three Days of Peace and Music" - the legendary Woodstock Music and Art Fair. Music from artists such as Richie Havens, Jimi Hendrix, Janis Joplin,...

"Happy Hour" Makes for Happy Business

August 15, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Alfred Turner
South Carolina Business Review logo

When we first interviewed our next guest several years ago, he and his wife were operating the Gin Joint, a bar in Charleston and after being frustrated with the time it took to make craft cocktails once they got home after a busy night, they began bottling their own...

Apply for REEL SOUTH | Reel Digital Video Lab

August 14, 2019 - Posted in Reel South by Nick Price
Reel Digital Digital Video Lab

Join Reel South and Georgia Public Broadcasting in Atlanta this September for the inaugural REEL SOUTH | Reel Digital Video Lab. We are seeking emerging content creators for this free, day-long digital lab and networking program. Up to 25 attendees -- producers, directors,...

SCETV Accepting Applications for Social Media Ambassadors

August 13, 2019 - Posted in SCETV by Tabitha Safdi
Social Media Ambassador

Do you love South Carolina ETV? Did you grow up watching Arthur , Mister Rogers , or another PBS Kids show? When a Downton Abbey marathon is on, do you mark it on your calendar? Then you may be a great person to represent South Carolina’s statewide public media station on...

The Ghosts of Charleston's Old City Jail

August 13, 2019 - Posted in Palmetto Scene by Tabitha Safdi

Built in 1802 and operational until 1939, the Old Charleston Jail housed the city’s most notorious criminals. Among those criminals, John and Lavinia Fisher and members of their gang were kept there until their execution in 1820. Among other famous prisoners, Denmark Vesey...

Stormier Days Ahead in South Carolina Thanks to Slow-Moving Front

August 13, 2019 - Posted in Weather by Ray Hawthorne

Thunderstorms are likely to become more widespread across the Palmetto State over the next three days, thanks to an approaching front. The storms will provide some relief from the heat, but a few of them may become strong enough to produce damaging wind gusts and flash...

New Year. New Students. New ETV Resources.

August 13, 2019 - Posted in Education by Stephanie Frazier
ETV Education graphic

It’s August, which means another school year is soon upon us. As you prepare your students to engage in a new year of learning, we encourage you to focus on the power of words and positive thinking. The ETV Education team has been working on several initiatives, including...

Dobsonfly Eggs

August 13, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Alfred Turner
Eastern Dobsonfly eggs (Corydalis cornutus)

A listener finds what appear to be bird droppings on the leaves of a tree...

SC Lede: Tainted Water — South Carolina's $2 Billion Water Problem

August 13, 2019 - Posted in SCETV by Sean Birch
Gavin Jackson (l) speaks with Sammy Fretwell in the South Carolina Public Radio studios on Thursday, August 8, 2019.

On this episode of the South Carolina Lede , host Gavin Jackson is joined by The State's Sammy Fretwell to discuss his recent series "Tainted Water" highlighting South Carolina's water problems. Water systems across the state, mainly in small, rural towns, need nearly $2...

Type 1 Diabetes in Children

August 13, 2019 - Posted in Health by Bobbi Conner
Dr. Deborah Anne Bowlby

This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Deborah Ann Bowlby about Type 1 Diabetes in children. Dr. Bowlby is an Associate Professor of Pediatrics and Director of the Division of Pediatric Endocrinology at MUSC Children’s Health.

Don't Miss CreateTV Marathons

August 12, 2019 - Posted in SCETV by Ty Moody
Two men dressed and ready for skiing

Create® TV's marathons consist of a full day of how-to programs focusing on a specific theme. Take a sneak peek at upcoming weekend marathons below. August 2019 Schedule Cool Off August 17 & August 18 The heat wave is on and we’re ready to cool down. Pack your winter...

SC Business Update from John "Swampfox" Warner

August 12, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Alfred Turner
John Warner

A weekly update of the entrepreneurial activity in South Carolina. Mike Switzer interviews John Warner, co-founder of Accessible Diagnostics and the Swampfox Facebook page, based in Greenville, S.C.

Country Music Student Songwriting Contest

August 12, 2019 - Posted in Education by Kimberly Singletary
Country Music Student Songwriting Contest

In support of Ken Burns’ upcoming documentary about Country Music, SCETV is promoting a songwriting contest for South Carolina students that are rising fifth through twelfth graders. Through the development of song lyrics and music composition, students will demonstrate the...