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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 Alfred Turner
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...

Flu Shots Help South Carolinians Have a Healthier Winter

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

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...

President's Corner Monthly Newsletter, December 2019

December 2, 2019 - Posted in SCETV by Anthony Padgett
Christmas with the Tabernacle Choir

Dear Viewers and Listeners: Happy holidays! This December brings entertaining and enjoyable programming, part of our Festival schedule as well as our seasonal offerings. SCETV ‘s Festival offers a variety of captivating new shows, including a song-filled evening with...

Inherited Cardiovascular Disease

December 2, 2019 - Posted in Health by Alfred Turner
Dr. Daniel Judge

Dr. Daniel Judge Credit Bobbi Conner/MUSC This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Daniel Judge about inherited cardiovascular disease and new developments in cardiovascular genetic testing. Dr. Judge is a cardiologist specializing in inherited heart disease, and he is the...

Good Folks, Good Animals, Great Neighbors

December 2, 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 . First, they had two young boys who ran around barefooted most of the year and were interested in everything that was going on in their yard or ours, the grosser and gorier the better. Their...

Limpkin

December 2, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Alfred Turner
A Limpkin

The limpkin (Aramus guarauna), also called carrao, courlan, and crying bird, is the only extant species in the genus Aramus and the family Aramidae. It is found mostly in wetlands in warm parts of the Americas, from Florida to northern Argentina. It feeds on molluscs, with...

Victorian Christmas at Historic Columbia

November 29, 2019 - Posted in Making it Grow by Sean Flynn
Victorian Christmas

"Making It Grow" toured Historic Columbia to see the variety of holiday decorations and experience past traditions at the Robert Mills House  and the  Hampton-Preston Mansion. Reservations are available for those wanting to tour and for those that visit, tour guides will...

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