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Age Related Macular Degeneration & Related Research

May 20, 2019 - Posted in Health by Bobbi Conner
Dr. Baerbel Rohrer

This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Baerbel Rohrer about Age-Related Macular Degeneration (AMD) and research related to diagnostics and therapeutics for this disease. Dr. Rohrer is a Professor of Ophthalmology and the Smart-State Endowed Chair in Gene and Pharmaceutical...

The Well-Placed Weed (Watch Online)

May 17, 2019 - Posted in Reel South by Cooper Sanchez & Steve Bransford
The Well-Placed Weed

Episode #406 - One of the most celebrated American garden designers of the past three decades, Ryan Gainey grew up in rural South Carolina, where he developed a deep love of plants from his relatives and neighbors. The Well-Placed Weed explores Gainey’s life and his...

Green Steps Schools

May 17, 2019 - Posted in Making it Grow by Sean Flynn
Green Steps Schools

Clemson Water Resources Agent Katie Altman brings in Education Specialist from Sonoco Recycling Jane Hiller and teacher Victoria Pasco from Catawba Trail Elementary School in Elgin, SC to talk about the Green Steps Schools program. This environmental education initiative,...

Survival of the Independent Pharmacy

May 17, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Alfred Turner
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With the proliferation of big drug store chains over the past several decades, you just don’t see too many independent pharmacies anymore. But they do still exist and our next guest’s company is an example of one of these survivors. Mike Switzer interviews Dr. Janet Thames...

Summer Fun and Learning at SCETV

May 16, 2019 - Posted in Education by Salandra Bowman
Teachers in class in Idea lab at South carolina ETV

This summer the Education Division will coordinate a number of fun and interactive learning experiences to take place in the month of July. Join us in Famously Hot Columbia for the following events: Blended Learning Workshop – July 17, 2019 On July 17, the SCETV will host a...

South Carolina ETV to host five “Chasing the Moon” screeners across the state

May 16, 2019 - Posted in SCETV
Chasing the Moon

COLUMBIA, S.C. – South Carolina Educational Television (SCETV) today announced a series of five screener events taking place across the state in conjunction with “Chasing the Moon” – a new, six-hour documentary film premiering Monday-Wednesday, July 8-10 on SCETV. Part of...

Spoleto Backstage: Previewing Spoleto Festival USA 2019

May 16, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Adam Parker

The Spoleto Backstage podcast returns for 2019 to introduce you to the artists and people who make things happen at Spoleto Festival USA in Charleston. Join host Adam Parker of the Post and Courier as we speak to key figures and artists about their performances before they...

SC Lede: Trail Bites - Joe Biden

May 16, 2019 - Posted in This Week in South Carolina by Sean Birch
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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 May 16, 2019, host Gavin Jackson takes you...

By The River Production Underway

May 16, 2019 - Posted in SCETV Regionals by Holly Bounds Jackson
By The River set is under construction for Season 2.

Production is now underway for the second season of By The River , a collaborative effort of SCETV and The University of South Carolina Beaufort’s communication studies program. The interview-style show, that highlights authors from South Carolina and the southeast, has a...

BloomFest Shows Off Glencairn Garden and Local Vendors

May 16, 2019 - Posted in SCETV Regionals by RoseCatherine James
Glencairn Garden

BloomFest at Glencairn Garden in Rock Hill, South Carolina, is preparing to help kick off spring on Saturday. The craft and garden festival has local vendors, family events, and for the first time food trucks. Falling on the same day as Kids to Park Day, the event doubles...

Ag and Art Tour Expands to 10 Counties

May 16, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Alfred Turner
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One of our state’s annual events has recently been selected as a Top 20 Festival & Event winner for the month of June 2019 by the Southeast Tourism Society. Mike Switzer interviews Brad Hoffman, owner of Gypsy Wind Farms in Blair, SC, one of the many stops in the 10-...

New Business Challenges Flooding

May 15, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Alfred Turner
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If there’s one thing our state’s coastal communities have had to deal with more and more over the past several years, it’s flood waters. Hurricanes, 1,000-year floods, more hurricanes. And oftentimes when challenges like these arise, entrepreneurship arises also to meet...

Splashdown: The Story of USS Yorktown and Apollo 8

May 14, 2019 - Posted in Palmetto Scene by Tabitha Safdi
Apollo 8 saw the first Earthrise

Apollo 8 was launched on December 21, 1968. Apollo 8 was the first human mission, in which the spacecraft left the Earth’s orbit. It was the first manned mission to orbit the moon. There were three astronauts aboard Apollo 8: Commander Frank Borman, Command Module Pilot...

The Making of An Exhibit at the South Carolina State Museum

May 14, 2019 - Posted in Palmetto Scene by Tabitha Safdi
State Museum Apollo Exhibit

To mark the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 Moon Landing, the South Carolina State Museum created a new exhibition charting the history of NASA’s Apollo program and South Carolina’s role in lunar exploration. The exhibit is called Apollo 50: Journey to the Moon . “A lot...

Citizens' Academy Teaches Public How State, Local Governments Respond to Emergencies

May 14, 2019 - Posted in Weather by Tut Underwood
Historic 2015 flood

The past few years of historic floods and hurricanes has amply demonstrated how subject South Carolina can be to severe weather emergencies. To help the public better understand how the state reacts to and deals with these situations, the S.C. Emergency Management Division...