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Bishopville | Our Town

June 5, 2018 - Posted in Digital by Rebecca Dymock
Older car traveling down Bishopville Street

For the next installment of our series on the many unique towns of South Carolina, “Our Town” we visited Bishopville, SC. Check out this video to see what the people of Bishopville have to say about their slice of the Palmetto State.

Greenwood | Our Town

June 5, 2018 - Posted in Digital by Tabitha Safdi
Greenwood South Carolina

“There’s Always Something Blooming” in the City of Greenwood. What makes Greenwood, South Carolina so unique? Check out Our Town!

SCETV Endowment, Southern Campaign Tour, Stop 4 - Kings Mountain

May 30, 2018 - Posted in Digital by Andrew Davis
Here, patriot militiamen won a crucial victory against the British.

The final stop on the SC ETV Endowment's Southern Campaign Tour was Kings Mountain National Battlefield. Kings Mountain is a rocky, wooded hill on the border of North and South Carolina. This site also played host to several U.S. Presidents: President Herbert Hoover spoke...

SCETV Endowment, Southern Campaign Tour, Stop 3 - Historic Brattonsville

May 24, 2018 - Posted in Digital by Andrew Davis
Historic Brattonsville, where the "Battle At Williamson's Plantation," or "Huck's Defeat" took place.

On the last day of the ETV Endowment's Southern Campaign Tour, tourists visited two locations. The first of the two was Historic Brattonsville, which is the site of "Battle At Williamson's Plantation," or "Huck's Defeat." In this battle, patriot militia, led by Colonel...

Anderson County Economic Development | ETV Shorts

May 22, 2018 - Posted in Digital by Tabitha Safdi
Anderson County

Once a booming textile county, Anderson is making new waves with current industries that are considering locating in the area. With a strong and committed workforce, Anderson has a quality of life that is unparalleled.

SCETV Endowment, Southern Campaign Tour, Stop 2 - Ninety-Six Star Fort

May 17, 2018 - Posted in Digital by Andrew Davis
Dr. Walter Edgar poses for a picture with several ETV employees: Steve Folks, Arthur Joseph, and William Richardson

On day two of the ETV Endowment's Southern Campaign Tour, visitors got a chance to see Old Ninety-Six National Historic Site, in present-day Greenwood County, South Carolina. Around the time of the Revolution, Ninety-Six was not just a British stronghold; it was also an...

C.T. Summer Hardware Store | ETV Shorts

May 15, 2018 - Posted in Digital by Tabitha Safdi
C.T. Summer Hardware

If you can't find it at the C.T. Summer Hardware Store, you probably don't need it. The Newberry tourist's magnet is equal parts hardware store, antiques store and museum. This fifth generation store is even hammering into homes across the country with appearances on...

SCETV Endowment, Southern Campaign Tour, Stop 1 - Cowpens

May 10, 2018 - Posted in Digital by Andrew Davis
General Daniel Morgan On His Horse

Late last month, a three day series of tours occurred, for the Southern Campaign of the American Revolution. This tour was made possible with the cooperation between the SCETV Endowment, and the National Park Service. The guides who took guests throughout the tour were...

HYPE and the Sumter Gallery of Art | ETV Shorts

April 17, 2018 - Posted in Digital by Tabitha Safdi
HYPE

Since 2007, the Sumter Gallery of Art has been bringing the children of the HYPE program a little artistic fun.

Marlboro County Economic Development | ETV Shorts

April 9, 2018 - Posted in Digital by Tabitha Safdi
Marlboro County Courthouse

Located in northeastern South Carolina, Marlboro County Economic Development Partnership works with businesses and industries to create the best work environment. Bennetsville, the county seat, is centrally located within the Carolinas with access to interstate, rail and...

William Gilmore Simms | SC Hall of Fame

April 5, 2018 - Posted in Digital
Antebellum south graphic with soldiers looking on at a woman.

William Gilmore Simms was born in Charleston, South Carolina. He was a poet, novelist, and historian whose work was a major force in antebellum Southern literature. He was called one of America’s best novelists by Edgar Allen Poe. Works include Martin Faber, Guy Rivers, The...

Union County Development | ETV Shorts

April 3, 2018 - Posted in Digital by Tabitha Safdi
Union County Development

Union County is easily counted as a prized location for industry, boasting easy access to area interstates, an ethical workforce, and available land with incentives. With a quaint downtown area, Union offers a superior quality of life with a rich and culturally diverse...

Julia Mood Peterkin | SC Hall of Fame

March 29, 2018 - Posted in Digital
photo of Julia Mood Peterkin, black and white

Julia Mood was born in Laurens County on Halloween 1880. Her mother died when she was two years old. Julia, as a teenager, attended Converse College and received a Masters degree at an early age. Julia moved to Fort Motte in Calhoun County to become a teacher. In 1903, she...

Town of Bennettsville | ETV Shorts

March 27, 2018 - Posted in Digital by Tabitha Safdi
Town of Bennetsville

Bennettsville, located in South Carolina's Pee Dee region, is a symbol of past American grace and charm. With one of the oldest courthouses in the state, there are tons to see and do in this historical town.

Lucile Godbold | SC Hall of Fame

March 22, 2018 - Posted in Digital
photo of Lucile Godbold, color

Lucile "Miss Ludy" Ellerbe Godbold (1900-1981) is a distinguished American athlete and educator from Estill, South Carolina. Her accomplishments paved the way for female athletes around the world. This nine minute piece chronicles her successes using a vast array of...

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