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Indicted Sheriff Files for Re-Election in Chester County

March 30, 2020 - Posted in News by Scott Morgan
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Of the 39 county sheriff's races on tap satewide this November, the liveliest could be the one in Chester County, where two incumbents will vie to win the office. On theone side is Republican Max Dorsey, who has served as Chester’s interim sheriff since last year. Dorsey...

Staccato

March 30, 2020 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Alfred Turner
A Minute with Miles

Staccato is the Italian word for “separated,” or “detached.” Staccato notes are notes that are not sustained for their full rhythmic value: they come to a short stop, which separates them from notes that follow. They also usually have a clean, sharply articulated start ...

The latest developments on COVID-19: All non-essential businesses, bars, dine-in restaurants, schools closed; 1,083 cases, 22 deaths

March 30, 2020 - Posted in News by Gavin Jackson
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Gov. Henry McMaster Declares State of Emergency, Closes Non-Essential Businesses, Bars and Dine-in Restuarants, Schools Through April Quick Facts: --DHEC reports 1083 cases in 41 counties: Richland 148, Charleston 142, Greenville 106, Kershaw 105, Beaufort 91, York 56,...

Fantasy Doll Maker Laura Buff | Original SC

March 30, 2020 - Posted in Digital by Tabitha Safdi
Fantasy Doll Maker Laura Buff

The arts are something that Buff has always treasured, even at a young age. Her grandmother was a china doll maker and made a huge impression on Buff. She learned how to take old Barbie dolls and remake them into dolls that she wanted to see. This led her to start creating...

Reconnecting Roots: Season 2 Premieres April 9

March 30, 2020 - Posted in Documentaries
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"Reconnecting Roots" and host Gabe McCauley continue the journey into American history with an all new set of topics and even more important roots to uncover. Taking a look at some of our nation’s most defining successes as well as some of our not-so-proud moments; Season 2...

President's Corner Monthly Newsletter, April 2020

March 30, 2020 - Posted in SCETV by Anthony Padgett
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Dear Viewers and Listeners: In April two of our SCETV Presents series return to the national schedule. In its second season, Reconnecting Roots links uniquely American institutions and innovations from the past to the present day with humor, interviews and storytelling. Now...

Covid-19 Global Summit

March 30, 2020 - Posted in Health by Bobbie Conner
Dr. Michael Schmidt

This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Michael Schmidt about his participation in the March 23rd (virtual) global Covid-19 summit for researchers in microbiology, virology, immunology and epidemiology. Dr. Schmidt is a professor of microbiology and immunology at MUSC and he...

Early learning services expanded with Bright by Text

March 29, 2020 - Posted in Education by Stephanie Frazier
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SCETV’s Education Division is ramping up its emphasis on early learning and literacy. Last month, we hired a new Early Learning and Literacy Coordinator and introduced new professional development sessions for early learning educators . We continue to build upon programming...

EOC: Support for families helping students learn at home

March 29, 2020 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
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During this time of uncertainty, the SC Education Oversight Committee (EOC) has been working to provide assistance to school districts as they implement emergency eLearning due to school closures. During the last two years, the EOC has worked with 15 SC school districts...

SC Lede: COVID-19 — Hotel South Carolina

March 28, 2020 - Posted in News by Gavin Jackson
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On this episode for March 28, 2020, we look at efforts to help small businesses recover from losses due to COVID-19, the latest modeling from the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC), how health professionals in the Palmetto State are dealing...

Does Climate Have a Role in the Spread of COVID-19?

March 27, 2020 - Posted in Weather by Dr. Athena Masson
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SCEIN — COVID-19 could be more infectious and deadly than the flu, but only time will tell if the contagion is seasonal. The rapid spread of the virus has created an urgent need for researchers to find links to its spread. One possible factor is the climate. Uncertainty on...

Record Warmth Likely in South Carolina This Weekend

March 27, 2020 - Posted in Weather by Jeff Huffman
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The second weekend of spring will feel more like the start of summer across the Palmetto State, and numerous record highs are even likely to be broken. A sprawling dome of high pressure is forecast to build across the Southeast in the coming days, which will promote sinking...

NPR Special Coverage: Coronavirus Briefings from the White House

March 27, 2020 - Posted in News by Alfred Turner
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Live video of White House briefings on the nation's response to the COVID-19 pandemic can be found here daily. The start time for the Wednesday, April 1, briefing is 5:00 p.m.

Upstate educational institutions adapt curriculum in the face of pandemic

March 27, 2020 - Posted in News by William Richardson
Online Classes in the Upstate

Upstate educational institutions have adjusted the way they serve their students and faculties. They express how they are meeting the challenges of different situations and how they need to prepare and move forward in the future.

SCETV President sends a message about COVID-19 pandemic

March 27, 2020 - Posted in SCETV by SCETV
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South Carolina ETV President and CEO, Anthony Padgett, sends a message to viewers and listeners. "Since joining this incredible team in 2017, I have seen firsthand how strong and resilient South Carolinians truly are. No time has that been more evident than the present. As...

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