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Prostate Cancer Update

December 9, 2019 - Posted in Health by Bobbi Conner
Dr. Thomas Keane

This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Thomas Keane about screening and treatment for prostate cancer. Dr. Keane is a Professor and Chair of the Department of Urology and he specializes in managing prostate, bladder and kidney cancer at MUSC.

SC Business Update from John "Swampfox" Warner

December 9, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Mike Switzer
John Warner

An update of the news, issues, and events facing the entrepreneurial community in South Carolina. Mike Switzer interviews John Warner is co-founder of Accessible Diagnostics and the Swampfox Facebook page, based in Greenville, S.C.

Southern Cricket Frog

December 9, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Rudy Mancke
Southern Cricket Frog

The southern cricket frog or southeastern cricket frog (Acris gryllus) is a small hylid frog native to the Southeastern United States.

The Quaker and the Gamecock: Nathanael Greene, Thomas Sumter, and the Revolutionary War in the South

December 9, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Walter Edgar
Nathanael Greene, Thomas Sumter

As the newly appointed commander of the Southern Continental Army in December 1780, Nathanael Greene quickly realized victory would not only require defeating the British Army, but also subduing the region's brutal civil war. "The division among the people is much greater...

A season of thanks and reflection

December 7, 2019 - Posted in Education by Stephanie Frazier
ETV Education

The holiday season is upon us and 2020 is on the horizon. From "Reconstruction" to "Chasing the Moon" to "Molly of Denali," the Education team is thankful for the experiences and opportunities afforded in this year. Before 2019 comes to a close, take a moment to explore the...

"Wild Kratts" My Cool Creaturepedia Contest

December 6, 2019 - Posted in Education
Wild Kratts

In support of the upcoming "Wild Kratts" live show tour in South Carolina, SCETV is promoting the “My Cool Creaturepedia” Contest for South Carolina students in first through fifth grade. The Creaturepedia is a database full of information about cool animals and their...

Flu Shots Help South Carolinians Have a Healthier Winter

December 6, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Tut Underwood

Flu season runs approximately from October to May, so it's in full swing, with more cases being reported as the weather gets colder. Health agencies statewide are urging people to get their flu shots. One reason some people don't, according to DHEC's Dr. Theresa Foo, is an...

One Bossy Chicken

December 6, 2019 - Posted in Making it Grow by Alfred Turner
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Hello Gardeners, I’m Amanda McNulty with Clemson Extension and Making It Grow . I talked earlier about our much missed neighbors who had live-wire boys, the world’s best dog, and short-lived chickens with one exception, Fontella Bass who had been rescued from the jaws of...

Schedule your trainings & career day visits with SCETV

December 5, 2019 - Posted in Education by Salandra Bowman
Happy Holidays

Happy Holidays from the Training & Research Team at SCETV! As the year comes to a close, we express sincere gratitude for the contributions that you make to our great state and for your support of SCETV Education. May the remainder of 2019 be full of positivity and...

Charleston Artist Honors Our Nation's Veterans

December 5, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Victoria Hansen
"Bunker" depicts homeless veteran Dennis of California as if he is surrounded by gunfire.

Charleston artist Mary Whyte secretly scoured the country painting portraits for seven years as part of her latest project, "We the People". Her ambition is as extraordinary as her subjects; our nation's veterans. "I really believe our truest Americans really are our...

SC Lede: Trail Bites — Pete Buttigieg

December 4, 2019 - Posted in This Week in South Carolina by Gavin Jackson
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On this edition for the week of December 4, 2019, host Gavin Jackson takes us to a recent campaign stop by South Bend, IN Mayor Pete Buttigieg in Okatie, SC. You can watch Pete Buttigieg's full remarks in Okatie, SC here . More campaign stops from candidates who visit South...

Vocational Rehabilitation—the Best Kept Secret in SC

December 3, 2019 - Posted in SCETV Regionals by Xiao Yu
Vocational Rehabilitation

For more than 90 years, South Carolina Vocational Rehabilitation (VR) has been bringing South Carolinians with disabilities and employers together. The mission of VR is to prepare and assist eligible South Carolinians with disabilities to achieve and maintain competitive...

SC Lede: South Carolina Magistrates — Easier Than Becoming A Barber!

December 3, 2019 - Posted in This Week in South Carolina by Gavin Jackson
Gavin Jackson with Joe Cranney (r) in the South Carolina Public Radio studios on Monday, December 2, 2019.

On this edition of the South Carolina Lede , host Gavin Jackson is joined by The Post and Courier's Joe Cranney to look at the controversial world of magistrate judges in South Carolina. These judges wield life-changing powers, but most of them don't have law degrees,...

Diabetes in Pregnancy

December 3, 2019 - Posted in Health by Bobbi Conner
Dr. Audrea Loftley

This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Aundrea Loftley about diabetes during pregnancy and efforts to control blood sugar to help maintain a healthy pregnancy. Dr. Loftley is an Assistant Professor of Medicine and an Endocrinologist at MUSC.

Is "Free" Stock Trading Really Free?

December 3, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Mike Switzer
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Since 1975, when the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) deregulated stockbroker commissions, rates have been falling. And recently, several major discount brokerage firms have announced completely free stock trading. But our next guest says that, as always, you...