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Another Round of Rain and Thunderstorms Overnight

December 13, 2019 - Posted in Weather by Ray Hawthorne
Rain Amounts Tonight

Heavy rain over spread much of the Palmetto State on Friday, prompting the issuance of Flood Advisories and Warnings near the Columbia and North Augusta areas. Data from Doppler radar and rain gauges indicate that 2 to 4 inches of rain has accumulated over the Midlands...

Boykin Company Grille | Backroad Bites

December 13, 2019 - Posted in Digital by Tabitha Safdi
Backroad Bites- Boykin

The tiny town of Boykin has a huge heart for history and tradition. On this episode of Backroad Bites, we head over to Boykin Company Grille to learn about what makes this area of the state so sweet. #SCETVDigital Watch every episode of Backroad Bites on South Carolina ETV'...

Historic Amount of Improvement to Interstates Over the Past 10 Years, But Much More is Needed

December 13, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Russ McKinney
Sign for I-385/I-85 interchange

South Carolina’s Interstate Highway system is its’ economic lifeblood. But the state’s dramatic growth, and too many years of too little state funding find the system clogged with congestion in urban areas, and in desperate need of repairs in many rural areas. Over the past...

Organic Farming on the Rise

December 13, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Alfred Turner
South Carolina Business Review logo

You probably wouldn’t be surprised to learn that the number of farms in our region have been been declining for the past several years. However, you might not realize that the number of organic farms has been increasing exponentially. Mike Switzer interviews Matt Kneece,...

Heavy Rain, Thunderstorms Likely across the Palmetto State Friday

December 12, 2019 - Posted in Weather by Ray Hawthorne
Friday Severe Storm Risk in the Lowcountry

Widespread rain and a few strong thunderstorms are likely on Friday over much of South Carolina. The strongest storms may produce isolated damaging wind gusts and a low chance for a brief tornado in the Lowcountry. The unsettled weather is expected to develop ahead of a...

Icy Travel Possible in Highest Elevations Early Friday

December 12, 2019 - Posted in Weather by Ray Hawthorne
Ice Accumulation tonight into Friday morning

Travelers in highest elevations of South Carolina near the North Carolina border may experience a brief period of freezing rain late Thursday evening into early Friday morning. Moisture from the Gulf of Mexico is expected to spread over the Palmetto State, starting after...

Upstate Staffing Company Earns Accolades

December 12, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Alfred Turner
South Carolina Business Review logo

The second-largest commercial staffing company in the Southeast was recently recognized as the fastest growing large company in our state by SC Biz News as well as a 2019 “Best Place to Work” for the 7th year in a row by the South Carolina Chamber of Commerce . Mike Switzer...

Robin Flocks

December 12, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Alfred Turner
An American robin

A listener finds a huge flock of American robins in her yard...

The Female Mind at Work

December 11, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Alfred Turner
South Carolina Business Review logo

Our next guest says that women don’t think, manage, reason, negotiate, or make decisions like men do. However, she adds that women don’t do these things better than men, they simply do them differently. Which is why she decided to start a new magazine and online resource...

Wheel Bug

December 11, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Alfred Turner
A wheel bug

The wheel bug (Arilus cristatus) is a species of large assassin bug in the family Reduviidae (literally, "hangnail"). The species is one of the largest terrestrial true bugs in North America, reaching up to 1.5 inches (38 mm) in length in their adult stage.

SC Lede: RIP In Peace Kamala's Candidacy

December 10, 2019 - Posted in This Week in South Carolina by Gavin Jackson
Gavin Jackson (l) with Jamie Lovegrove and Mayaan Schechter (r) on Monday, December 9, 2019.

Sen. Kamala Harris (D-Calif.) ended her presidential bid last week citing financial concerns. On this edition of the South Carolina Lede , host Gavin Jackson is joined by The State's Mayaan Schechter and The Post and Courier's Jamie Lovegrove — who have covered Harris'...

"Wild Kratts" My Cool Creaturepedia Contest

December 10, 2019 - Posted in Education by Stephanie Frazier
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...

Expungements, Housing, and Finding Work in South Carolina

December 10, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Scott Morgan
man placing file in trash

You did something when you were younger. Something kind of stupid that got you busted, way way back when you were a different person. And now you can't seem to find a decent place to live or a decent job because of an arrest – not even a conviction! – that's still stuck on...

Grief & Loss: Getting Through the Holidays

December 10, 2019 - Posted in Health by Bobbi Conner
Dr. Alyssa Rheingold

This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Alyssa Rheingold about dealing with grief or loss over the holidays. Dr. Rheingold is a Professor in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences and Director of Clinical Operations at the National Crime Victims Center at MUSC.

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.

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