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Surviving After Newsprint

November 21, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Mike Switzer
Cindi Scoppe

If you have been a subscriber to The State newspaper, based in Columbia, SC, anytime over the past 30 years, you probably know our next guest’s name and her writing very well. Recently however, she fell victim to the continuing decline of the print media industry,...

Donate to the ETV Endowment on Giving Tuesday

November 20, 2018 - Posted in SCETV by Coby C. Hennecy
Giving Tuesday

Dear ETV Endowment Member, Giving Tuesday is a global day of giving that harnesses the collective power of individuals, communities and organizations to encourage philanthropy and to celebrate generosity worldwide. This year's Giving Tuesday will take place on November 27th...

Stephanie Austin Edwards Featured on By The River

November 20, 2018 - Posted in SCETV Regionals by Holly Bounds Jackson
Stephanie Austin Edwards with By The River host Holly Jackson and production crew from USCB.

Author Stephanie Austin Edwards, who will be featured Thanksgiving Day on By The River , has lived a life full of interesting stories. A former dancer, Edwards spent time on Broadway and worked with stars like Michael Jackson and Woody Allen. While her experiences made for...

Making the Most of Your Retirement Plan

November 20, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Mike Switzer
Joy Watkins

Most would probably agree that the number one goal in retirement planning is to be sure your money outlives you and not the other way around. For example, a healthy non-smoking couple retiring at age 62 should plan on needing 30 years of income – that’s a long time. But our...

Aging in Place

November 20, 2018 - Posted in Health by Bobbi Conner
Dr. Heather Boger

This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Heather Boger about aging in place. Dr. Boger is an Associate Professor in the Department of Neuroscience and she is the Interim Director of the Center on Aging at MUSC.

What Year is it? Two-thousand eighteen? Twenty-eighteen? Does it Matter?

November 19, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Tut Underwood

Credit Lumapoche [CC0 1.0] via Pixabay You may say to- MAY-toe and I may say to-MAH-toe, but the 1930s pop song "Let's Call the Whole Thing Off" demonstrates playfully that there are often various ways to pronounce certain words. Even numbers are subject to differences of...

SC Entrepreneurial Update from John "Swampfox" Warner

November 19, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Alfred Turner
John Warner

An update of the news, issues, and events facing the entrepreneurial community in South Carolina John Warner Credit Concepts to Companies Mike Switzer interviews John Warner is co-founder of Accessible Diagnostics and the Swampfox Facebook page, based in Greenville, S.C.

Preventing Pediatric Eye Injuries

November 19, 2018 - Posted in Health by Alfred Turner
Dr. Edward Wilson

Dr. Edward Wilson Credit Bobbi Conner/MUSC This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Edward Wilson about preventing eye injuries from sports and recreational activities during childhood and the teen years. Dr. Wilson is a Professor of Ophthalmology and Pediatrics and he is the...

Flowers Forever & Bellabeads

November 16, 2018 - Posted in Making it Grow by Libby Dallis
Flowers Forever & Bellabeads

Clemson Extension agent and host Amanda McNulty visits Flowers Forever & Bellabeads in Columbia, S.C. and talks with owner Cristina Segarra. We see first-hand how they preserve flowers by creating memorial jewelry, and also pressed and freeze-dried floral designs.

Earn a Degree in Intelligence and Security in Charleston

November 16, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Alfred Turner
Carl Jensen

Carl Jensen Credit Mike Switzer/SC Public Radio Intelligence, homeland and cyber security issues are constantly in the news – from the Russian elections interference to Facebook hacks to the recent rash of pipe bomb mailings. Which is why our next guest’s Lowcountry...

New Public Engagement Initiative Urges South Carolinians to Make Education a Priority

November 15, 2018 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
EOC graphic about Education

November 15, 2018 -- FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE It is time to “expect more” in South Carolina, says agency Columbia – Today, the SC Education Oversight Committee (EOC) unveiled a new public engagement campaign designed to provide information about the status of public schools in...

Comedian Ian Aber

November 15, 2018 - Posted in Palmetto Scene by Lynn Cornfoot
Stand up

Through comedy, entertainer Ian Aber is bringing all audiences together in a fun and entertaining environment.

Giving Thanks for Family and Friends

November 15, 2018 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Sesame Street graphic - Giving Thanks for Family and friends

Helping kids grow smarter, stronger and kinder. Thanksgiving is a time to enjoy food, family, and take a moment to show appreciation to those who mean the most to you. Talk to the children in your life about the friends, family, or teachers they want to say thank you to...

Black Throated Blue Warbler

November 15, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Alfred Turner
A Black Throated Blue Warbler

This bird is neo-tropical and migrates through South Carolina.

Midlands School Opens Innovation Center

November 14, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Mike Switzer
Chris Angel

Our state’s public and private schools continue to recognize the business community’s need for more student interest in science and technology. Another example we just learned about is a brand new, 30,000 square-foot innovation center at a private school in the Midlands...