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South Carolina ETV announces changes to staff structure

October 21, 2019 - Posted in SCETV
Adrienne Fairwell

COLUMBIA, S.C. – South Carolina ETV (SCETV) today announced a slight restructuring and the creation of two new positions – assistant general manager and director of Digital Strategies. Adrienne Fairwell, who previously served as the agency’s vice president of Marketing,...

A Few Strong Storms Are Possible Tuesday

October 21, 2019 - Posted in Weather by Ray Hawthorne
Storm Prediction Center Outlook

A few reports of wind damage are possible on Tuesday across portions of the Palmetto State. Thunderstorms are possible in the morning and early afternoon hours as a disturbance high in the atmosphere moves northeast out of Georgia and into the state. At the same time, a...

Origin of "Greens"

October 21, 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 . Tony Melton told us recently that the greens which were planted months ago are sitting in the field waiting for rain. Well, we’ve finally gotten that much needed heavenly precipitation, and from...

The Charleston Church Massacre and Journey to Forgiveness

October 21, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Alfred Turner
 Charleston, SC, on Sunday morning, July 21, 2015.

On June 17, 2015, twelve members of the historically black Emanuel AME Church in Charleston, South Carolina welcomed a young white man to their evening Bible study. He arrived with a pistol, 88 bullets, and hopes of starting a race war. Dylann Roof’s massacre of nine...

Meet the Helpers – New resource and community event!

October 20, 2019 - Posted in Education by Stephanie Frazier
Meet the Helpers

Join us on Saturday, October 26, 11a.m. – 2 p.m., at SCETV’s main studios in Columbia for a free community engagement fair to promote Meet the Helpers.

Nestor to Bring Rain to South Carolina on Saturday

October 18, 2019 - Posted in Weather by Ray Hawthorne
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More beneficial rain is on its way to the parched Palmetto State this weekend. Nestor has become the season’s 14th named tropical storm as of the 2 PM advisory from The National Hurricane Center. It is moving quickly northeastward and is expected to make landfall in the...

Kitchen 27 | Backroad Bites

October 18, 2019 - Posted in Digital by Tabitha Safdi
Kitchen 27 for Backroad Bites

There’s nothing quite as secret as a family recipe. And family recipes (with an international flair) are what make Kitchen 27 so unique. On this episode of Backroad Bites, we travel down Highway 27 to Pingletown to learn about what makes southern food so delicious. #...

Hugo 30th - Effects on Agriculture

October 18, 2019 - Posted in Palmetto Scene by Michael Collins
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In 1989, The River’s Farm was hit by Hurricane Hugo, causing over one million dollars damage to their crops, equipment, and home. Buddy Rivers recounts the terrifying moments during the storm, the aftermath, and the effects on agriculture in his community. Buddy River’s...

Invasion of the Brown Marmorated Stink Bugs!

October 18, 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 . We’ve had ninety degree temperatures in October, but during a brief cool spell in September, one of the worst imported pests, the Brown Marmorated Stink Bug, started its annual intrusion into my...

Tropical System To Bring More Rain To Parched Palmetto State

October 17, 2019 - Posted in Weather by Ray Hawthorne
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Update 12:30 PM Friday: The "potential tropical cyclone" is still on track to bring much-needed rain to South Carolina. NOAA's Weather Prediction Center says widespread rainfall totals of 1 to 3 inches are forecast across the state Saturday into Saturday night. More...

South Carolina ETV, Riley Institute announce expanded partnership

October 17, 2019 - Posted in SCETV
Furman Partnership

COLUMBIA, S.C. – South Carolina ETV (SCETV) and the Riley Institute at Furman University today announced an expanded partnership that will leverage the resources of both entities to produce in-depth stories on public education, civic leadership and conversations with state...

The Dairy Heifer Project

October 16, 2019 - Posted in Making it Grow by Sean Flynn
The Dairy Heifer Project

The Heifer Dairy Project began in 1974 and was designed to provide boys and girls who have non-dairy backgrounds an opportunity to raise a dairy heifer and experience the dairy industry. We follow 4H 12 year old twin girls Madelyn and Logan Bolin of Clover, SC as they first...

The SC State Fair’s Ride Of Your Life Scholarship

October 16, 2019 - Posted in Making it Grow by Sean Flynn
The SC State Fair’s Ride Of Your Life Scholarship

The SC State Fair’s Ride Of Your Life Scholarship Program annually awards 50 scholarships to South Carolina high school students planning to pursue their studies at any public or private college, university or technical college in the state. General Manager of the SC State...

The SC State Fair: "Meet Me at the Rocket"

October 16, 2019 - Posted in Making it Grow by Sean Flynn
Meet Me at the Rocket

With the South Carolina State Fair celebrating its 150th anniversary, historian and author, Dr. Richard Stroup, discusses a few aspects from his new book “Meet Me at the Rocket” including the State Ball, where the moniker “Big Thursday” came from, and how the fair reflects...

ETV at the 2019 South Carolina State Fair

October 16, 2019 - Posted in SCETV by Tabitha Safdi
Smart Cat at the State Fair

This year was the 150th Anniversary for the 2019 South Carolina State Fair and South Carolina ETV was on the fairgrounds to help celebrate. Popular characters like Smart Cat, Word Girl, and Clifford ushered in the high fives at the state fair this week. SCETV was...

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