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Brown-Headed Cowbird

June 24, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Alfred Turner
A Brown-Headed Cowbird

This bird is widespread in South Carolina.

Severe Thunderstorm Watch Issued for All of South Carolina Saturday

June 22, 2019 - Posted in Weather by Jeff Huffman

Clusters of thunderstorms are expected to rapidly develop across the Palmetto State Saturday afternoon, posing a risk of wind damage and hail. In a midday update from the Storm Prediction Center Saturday, forecasters upgraded areas of the Midlands and Upstate regions to an...

Yoga. Now with Bleats

June 21, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Scott Morgan
Downward-facing... doe? Don't laugh, it happens a lot in goat yoga.

Until a few years ago, nobody really thought to put goats and yoga together. And yet, here we are, living in a world where the sight of downward-facing yogis and bouncing baby goats in the same place looks as natural as mac and cheese. For Jim and Terri Gustin, owners of...

An Eventful Week 4 | Endowment Intern Eli

June 21, 2019 - Posted in ETV Endowment Interns by Elias Saliba
Outside the fences of Allendale Correctional Institution

The spot next to the garage where the control truck once sat is empty. The studio where hundreds of wires and three cameras once laid is bare. It was definitely a different feeling knowing that By The River was over, but it is time to look forward to new projects and shoots...

I Want It All | Endowment Intern Sarah

June 21, 2019 - Posted in ETV Endowment Interns by Sarah Pritchard
Patina Miller in the pilot episode of the CBS hit drama Madam Secretary. She plays the role of Press Secretary Daisy Grant.

“I want it all” was what I was saying to the dozens of people I was emailing last week for information about a certain actress. I spent a lot of time sending emails to people about Patina Miller, the S.C. African American History Calendar July Honoree . Since I am in charge...

Severe Thunderstorm Watch for All of South Carolina Until 10 pm

June 20, 2019 - Posted in Weather by Jeff Huffman

Update 5:15 pm Thursday: Severe storms are moving out of the Columbia metro area. However, they continue near North Augusta and are approaching Sumter. Additional storms are approaching Interstate 95 from the Florence area southward toward Berkeley and Dorchester counties...

Don't Miss CreateTV Marathons

June 20, 2019 - Posted in SCETV by Ty Moody
America Test Kitchen

Create® TV's marathons consist of a full day of how-to programs focusing on a specific theme. Take a sneak peek at upcoming weekend marathons below. June 2019 Schedule! ATK Grills June 29 & June 30 Time to get ready for the July 4th Barbecue! Not to worry Julia Collin...

Palmetto State Politics | Endowment Intern Sean

June 20, 2019 - Posted in ETV Endowment Interns by Sean Scott
Pallbearers carry a casket with an American flag draped over it

One month in, and this has been the craziest and wildest week, by far. Last week, I wrote about how I was nervously preparing for my first real story of the summer - covering an unclaimed veteran funeral at Fort Jackson. After some early technical worries, the piece went...

When and Where You Can See 2020 Democrats This Weekend

June 20, 2019 - Posted in This Week in South Carolina by Gavin Jackson

Nearly all the Democratic presidential candidates will be in South Carolina this weekend for the state Democratic Party convention and other events surrounding it. Twenty-two candidates are expected to participate in Jim Clyburn’s World Famous Fish Fry on Friday evening, 21...

Summer PD Opportunities & Community Outreach at SCETV

June 20, 2019 - Posted in Education by Salandra Bowman
Overhead shot of Idea Lab with class in session

This summer the Education Division will coordinate a number of fun and interactive learning experiences to take place in the month of July.

MADE HERE | Family Business Creates Handmade Baskets

June 20, 2019 - Posted in Digital Studios by Kaitlyn Cannon

Handmade is a family-owned and operated basket-making company that has existed for over 20 years. The business was previously owned by Jeff Long's mother and father, before being passed down to him and his wife, Becca, during his parents' retirement. Becca says, "Working...

SC Lede: Trail Bites - Sen. Cory Booker, Pete Buttigieg, Sen. Elizabeth Warren, Beto O'Rourke

June 20, 2019 - Posted in This Week in South Carolina by Sean Birch
SC LEDE logo

Leading up to the 2020 election, South Carolina Lede is keeping you up to speed on what the candidates are saying on the campaign trail in the Palmetto State with these "Trail Bites" mini-episodes. On this edition for the week of June 20, 2019, host Gavin Jackson takes you...

“Beyond Barbados” documentary to premiere on SCETV June 20

June 19, 2019 - Posted in Carolina Stories
Beyond Barbados

COLUMBIA, S.C. – “ Beyond Barbados: The Carolina Connection ,” a new, one-hour documentary film exploring the history and cultural connections between Barbados and South Carolina, will premiere Thursday, June 20 at 8 p.m. on South Carolina Educational Television (SCETV)...

Reclaiming a Lost Hero of World War II

June 18, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Alfred Turner
Tarawa, Kiribati - U.S. Marines storm Tarawa in the Gilbert Islands. The battle (November 20-23, 1943) was one of the bloodiest of WWII.

In November 1943, Marine 1st Lt. Alexander Bonnyman, Jr. was mortally wounded while leading a successful assault on a critical Japanese fortification on the Pacific atoll of Tarawa, and posthumously awarded the Medal of Honor, the nation's highest military honor. The brutal...

Learning Every Day | Endowment Intern RoseCatherine

June 18, 2019 - Posted in ETV Endowment Interns by RoseCatherine James
Excellent Extracts

This week was spent mostly hiding behind a computer placing the final touches on my Made Here , Excellent Extracts piece, though we were able to escape the office for a few hours to film a new addition to Made Here , a digital series that explores small businesses in South...