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Protecting Infants from Whooping Cough (Pertusis)

December 10, 2018 - Posted in Health by Bobbi Conner
Dr. Terry Dixon, MUSC

This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Terry Dixon about protecting infants from pertussis or whooping cough. Dr. Dixon is an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics and Pediatric Infectious Disease Specialist at MUSC Children’s Health.

SC Business Update from John "Swampfox" Warner

December 10, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Mike Switzer
John Warner

A weekly update of the entrepreneurial activity in South Carolina. Mike Switzer interviews John Warner, co-founder of Accessible Diagnostics and the Swampfox Facebook page, based in Greenville, S.C.

NPR Student Podcast Challenge

December 9, 2018 - Posted in Education by Alfred Turner
NPR Student Podcast Challenge graphic

Have something to say? Now is your chance. We're inviting students around the country to create a podcast, then — with the help of a teacher — compete for a chance to win our grand prize and have your work appear on NPR. Be a part of the first-ever NPR Student Podcast...

Natural History & Between the Waters Courses + More Set to Start!

December 9, 2018 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Images from ETV Teacher recertification courses

SC educators can earn renewal credit with ETV Teacher Recertification online courses – all approved by the SC Department of Education. 50+ courses for 20 renewal credits each, plus Rudy Mancke’s Natural History: In and Out of the Classroom course for 60 renewal credits...

Extend the Learning - All Through the Holidays!

December 7, 2018 - Posted in Education by Mimi Wortham-Brown
Images from content featured in December 2018 on

This month, we’re excited to bring to your attention not one, but two new segments on the history of The Space Race ! Episode 4 of History In A Nutshell is ready for viewing ! We also have news about the South Carolina African American History Calendar . And we simply...

Coming to PBS - January 2019

December 7, 2018 - Posted in SCETV by Ty Moody
Victoria Season 3

Take a peak at upcoming PBS Programming for January. January 2019 Premieres SEASON 3 PREMIERE: MASTERPIECE “Victoria” ( Sundays, January 13-March 3, 9:00-10:00 p.m. ET) Travel back to 1848 as revolution breaks out across Europe. In Britain, one woman stands between order...

Celebrate the Holidays with SCETV

December 7, 2018 - Posted in SCETV by Ty Moody

The holiday season is officially here! Grab a warm blanket and a cup of hot cocoa with family and friends to enjoy the following SCETV programming. We also encourage you to check out special events in your area or find helpful holiday planning tips from our Happy Holidays...

6th Annual Oratorical Contest for Midlands Middle School Students, February 23, 2019

December 7, 2018 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Flyer from 6th Annual Oratorical Contest for Midlands Middle School Students, February 23, 2019

Attention Midlands Teachers: Contest open to middle school students in Richland, Fairfield, Lexington, and Newberry counties. Mandatory orientation and workshop! Monetary Prizes Awarded. Richland County Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. presents: 6 th...

South Carolina Holds $500 Million in Unclaimed Property

December 7, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Mike Switzer
Curtis Loftis

According to our next guest, over a half billion dollars of unclaimed property is being held by the state of South Carolina waiting to be reunited with its rightful owners. Could some of this be yours? Mike Switzer interviews Curtis Loftis, treasurer of the state of South...

Columbia School Working to Improve Learning through Art

December 6, 2018 - Posted in Palmetto Scene by Charles Dymock
Students playing violin

“It’s a place where kids have an opportunity to be themselves. I feel MAC gives kids an opportunity to show what they love,” says Lauren, a current 6th grader at Midlands Arts Conservatory. Midlands Arts Conservatory is a tuition free public charter school with...

Leading Through Changing Times

December 6, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Mike Switzer
Ron Harvey

Owning and/or managing a small business is not a small task. Technologies change, communities change, employees change; how does a leader keep up and lead at the same time? Mike Switzer interviews Ron Harvey with GCS Consulting in Columbia, SC.

The History of Vereen Memorial Gardens

December 5, 2018 - Posted in Palmetto Scene by Brandie Perron
Vereen Memorial Gardens

There are many hidden gems in Horry County and one happens to be just off the beaten path in Little River. The Vereen Memorial Gardens provide a treasure trove of history and family descendants have preserved the property, so visitors can experience the area as it once was.

10,000 More Kids in SC Now Without Health Insurance

December 5, 2018 - Posted in Health by Thelisha Eaddy

Data from a new report indicates the number of uninsured children in the United States has increased for the first time in nearly a decade. According to the Georgetown University Center for Children and Family, between 2016 and 2017, the number of uninsured children...

Improving Your Business Creativity

December 5, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Mike Switzer
Tim Floyd

Maintaining creativity in your business can be difficult when there are so many other tasks in front of you. But our next guest says that the last thing you should want you business to be is predictable and hum-drum. Mike Switzer interviews Tim Floyd, founder of Tim Floyd...

MADE HERE | What "Homegrown" Really Means to Baker Farm

December 4, 2018 - Posted in SCETV Regionals by Kaitlyn Cannon
Baker Farm Crochet Items

Made Here is a digital series that explores small businesses in South Carolina. The Lowrance Family bought Baker Farm in 2006. Neither Allen Lowrance or Sarah Lowrance came from farming families, but agreed it'd be "a nice way to raise the girls." Now about 12 years later,...