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SC Lede: Six More Days

May 1, 2018 - Posted in This Week in South Carolina by Gavin Jackson
Gavin Jackson (r) speaks with Russ McKinney (l) and Andy Shain

There are six working days left in the 2018 South Carolina state legislative session, and the stage has been set to make these final two weeks a bit chaotic, with debates over budget spending, SCE&G rate reductions, and more. On this edition of South Carolina Lede ,...

Preserving & Protecting Memory as we Age

May 1, 2018 - Posted in SCETV Health by Bobbi Conner
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This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Nicolas Milano about preserving and protecting our memory as we get older. Dr. Milano is an Assistant Professor of Neurology and a Cognitive and Behavioral Neurologist at MUSC.

The Federal Gov. Granted More Money, Now Richland County Is Helping More Flood Victims

April 30, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Thelisha Eaddy
Richland County celebrates the first new mobile home given to a 2015 flood survivor.

For the past two years, South Carolina has been in recovery mode. Long-term recovery for families, business and municipalities, following the historic rain event and flood of October 2015, is seen in almost every county. Recently, during National Community Development Week...

President's Corner Monthly Newsletter, May 2018

April 30, 2018 - Posted in SCETV by Anthony Padgett
The Great American Read

Dear Viewers and Listeners, In May, a new adaptation of Louisa May Alcott’s Little Women comes to public television. This timeless coming-of-age story follows the March sisters—Jo, Meg, Beth and Amy—as they journey from childhood to adulthood in Concord, Massachusetts,...

120 Days (Full Episode)

April 30, 2018 - Posted in Reel South by Ted Roach
120 Days

After an unexpected traffic stop, family man Miguel Cortes faces an agonizing decision. Due to his immigration status, a North Carolina judge has offered Miguel 120 Days to get his affairs in order and self-deport to Mexico. Will Miguel return to Mexico, leaving his wife...

Southern Hills Lavender

April 30, 2018 - Posted in Making it Grow by Sean Flynn
Lavender

Clemson Extension Agent Cory Tanner visits Southern Hills Lavender in Greer, SC. This lavender farm is open seasonally and offers a Upick in mid-May thru mid-June. They also offer classes, events, and bookings (school groups, garden groups and photographers) They even have...

Elder Law Aims to Protect Senior Citizens, those with Special Needs

April 30, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Tut Underwood
Healthcare Power of Attorney illustration

May is National Elder Law Month, a time lawyers endeavor to spread the word that their specialty provides legal advocacy, guidance, and services to enhance the lives of seniors and people with disabilities. Columbia elder law attorney Lauren Wasson says there are three...

Featured in May on Knowitall.org!

April 30, 2018 - Posted in Education by Mimi Wortham-Brown
Featured content for May 2018 on Knowitall.org

Featured this month on Knowitall— Keep It Real to encourage teens 14 and above to consider their safety amid all the end-of-the-schoolyear celebrations. Knowitall Healthy to make the most of the free time you have and to encourage healthy living for kids and adults alike!...

EOC Reports: A Solution to School Make-up Days?

April 30, 2018 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
SC Education Oversight Committee

A solution to inclement weather make-up days may soon be a reality for SC school districts. On April 9, Dr. Tom Wilson, Superintendent of Anderson School District 5, presented to the Education Oversight Committee (EOC) on his district’s proposed eLearning Initiative for...

ETV Summer PD Workshops: FREE for SC Teachers – Register NOW!

April 30, 2018 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Teachers in class in SCETV's Idea Lab

Looking for Professional Development opportunities this summer? ETV is offering three, FREE workshops in Columbia: Wednesday, June 20: Google Has your school “gone Google” and you feel left behind? Spend a day with ETV and we will help you keep up. We will cover Classrooms...

ETV Program Highlights for May 2018

April 30, 2018 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Screen shot of The Great American Read website

ETV presents programs of interest to teachers and students! In May, SCETV features The Great American Read premiering on May 22, SC Gubernatorial Primary Debates and Royal Wedding specials! Don’t miss premiere programs in Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood and the new Pinkalicious...

A Chef's Life Wins Daytime Emmy

April 30, 2018 - Posted in SCETV by Glenn Rawls
Vivian Howard hosts A Chef's Life.

A Chef’s Life has won the Daytime Emmy® for Outstanding Culinary Program. Hosted by Emmy nominee Vivian Howard, the series is in its fifth year on PBS and presented nationally by South Carolina ETV. Director Cynthia Hill has previously won for her work on the series. A Chef...

SC Business Update from Alan Cooper

April 30, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Mike Switzer
Alan Cooper

An update of the news, events and issues that are trending right now across South Carolina's business community. Mike Switzer interviews Alan Cooper, founder and editor of three online business news websites in South Carolina: MidlandsBiz , UpstateBizSC , and...

Exiting FCC Commissioner Talks Net Neutrality, Prison Violence and Her Future

April 27, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Thelisha Eaddy
FCC Commissioner Mignon Clyburn

For the past nine years, South Carolina native Mignon Clyburn has served as commissioner with the Federal Communications Commission (FCC). She was sworn into office, on August 3, 2009 at the Matthew J. Perry, Jr. Courthouse in Columbia and since then has become a strong...

South Carolina State University: A Black Land-Grant College in Jim Crow America

April 27, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Walter Edgar
S.C. State University logo

Since its founding in 1896, South Carolina State University has provided vocational, undergraduate, and graduate education for generations of African Americans. Now the state’s flagship historically black university, it achieved this recognition after decades of struggling...

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