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Boats N Hoagies | Backroad Bites

October 29, 2019 - Posted in Digital by Tabitha Safdi
Boats N Hoagies

For the folks in McClellanville, 843 is more than an area code. On this edition of Backroad Bites we travelled down 402 to Highway 17 and took an leisurely drive through a the village. We stopped by Boats N Hoagies to learn about what makes this coastal oasis so special!...

We Need Your Help! Survey Responses Needed

October 29, 2019 - Posted in Telehealth by Tabitha Safdi
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South Carolina ETV and the South Carolina Telehealth Alliance are working together to assess, explore, and share the available telehealth resources in South Carolina. Every day, doctors, patients, and researchers are using telehealth to provide care throughout the state...

PBS Kids - November 2019 Programming

October 29, 2019 - Posted in SCETV by Ty Moody
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Xavier Riddle and the Secret Museum premieres November 11 at 9 a.m. Xavier Riddle and the Secret Museum, a brand new PBS KIDS program, follows the adventures of Xavier Riddle, his sister Yadina, and their friend Brad as they meet real life heroes from the past – from...

Crash of '29 Recalled on 90th Anniversary of Historic Economic Calamity

October 29, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Tut Underwood
Row of men at the New York City docks out of work during the depression, 1934

90 years ago, panic gripped the New York Stock Exchange as the stock market crashed on "Black Tuesday," Oct. 29, 1929. In four days, the market plummeted 25 percent, and investors lost $30 billion - 10 times the federal budget, and more than the United States spent on World...

​Stumphouse Tunnel

October 29, 2019 - Posted in Carolina Stories by William Richardson
Stumphouse Tunnel

​Stumphouse Tunnel was built in the 1850s in Walhalla, S.C. The tunnel was built to connect the railway between Charleston and Knoxville. The men who built the tunnel worked twelve hours a day, seven days a week, using only shovels, pick axes and dynamite. Eventually,...

SC Lede: SC's Politcal Fyre Fest Weekend

October 29, 2019 - Posted in This Week in South Carolina by Gavin Jackson
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On this episode of the South Carolina Lede , host Gavin Jackson is joined by Maayan Schechter, of The State newspaper, and Meg Kinnard, of the Associated Press, to talk about the criminal justice reform summit held at Benedict College that was attended by 10 Democratic...

South Carolina Public Radio wins five first-place awards

October 28, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio
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COLUMBIA, S.C. – South Carolina Public Radio (SCPR) this weekend received five first-place awards – four from the Radio Television Digital News Association of the Carolinas (RTDNAC) and one from the Associated Press (AP). Those two organizations hosted a joint convention...

Old Exhange Ghost

October 28, 2019 - Posted in Carolina Stories by William Richardson
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Old Exchange Building and Provost Dungeon, Charleston, S.C. Isaac Hayne was imprisoned there in 1781. He was a very popular businessman, well-off, whom they led through the streets of Charleston, by his sister's home, in shackles and chains on his way to the gallows. She...

A Spooky Good Time at Deceased Farms

October 28, 2019 - Posted in Palmetto Scene by Lynn Cornfoot
Deceased Farms

During the Halloween season, Clinton Cease Farms in Lexington, SC transforms into Deceased Farms, a haunted attraction that is sure to get your spine tingling.

Another Cycle of Drought Continues for South Carolina

October 28, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Russ McKinney
This 2016 file photo taken on the banks of Lake Hartwell shows the impacts of drought on South Carolina's natural resources.

Despite recent rain across the state the drought continues. The U.S. Drought Monitor says that almost half of the state is in what it calls a "severe drought." Leonard Vaughan of the National Weather Service in Columbia says with the exception of coastal counties the rest...

SC African American History Calendar: November Honoree - Henrietta Snype

October 27, 2019 - Posted in Education
November 2019 Honoree Henrietta Snype

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-8dXhqww68M A true artist and craftswoman, Henrietta Snype is a master sweetgrass basket weaver and educator. She is devoted to the education and revival of a culture rich in tradition.

The Wall That Heals in Rock Hill

October 25, 2019 - Posted in SCETV Regionals by Kaitlyn Cannon
The Wall that Heals

On a beautiful Fall day, several visitors make their way to the Riverwalk community in Rock Hill, South Carolina. This day is special because instead of heading to the BMX track to watch a race, visitors are headed to the soccer field to honor and celebrate Vietnam Veterans...

Aiken Ghosts

October 25, 2019 - Posted in Carolina Stories by William Richardson
Aiken Ghosts

Find stories from the Old Post Office, Annie's Inn, and the cemetery at St. Thaddeus in Aiken, S.C.

Mustard Greens

October 25, 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 . When my mother felt a little low in energy, she’d say, “I need some Lexington County tender greens, which are a type of mustard green. These come from Brassica juncea, a different species than...

Pond Botany

October 24, 2019 - Posted in Making it Grow by Sean Flynn
Pond Botany

Clemson Extension Agent Chase Smoak invites Dr. John Nelson from the University of South Carolina Herbarium to explore and botanize around his family’s pond in Pinewood, SC. To take a closer look at the plant material around the pond, they decide to walk on in!

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