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Growing Risk of Flash Flooding in Upstate South Carolina This Week

February 17, 2019 - Posted in Weather by Jeff Huffman
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Keep the umbrellas, rain jackets and galoshes handy. The extended forecast in upstate South Carolina is for rain, more rain. And then, more rain. So much water may fall that flash flooding will be a concern, forecasters at the National Weather Service Greenville-Spartanburg...

TWISC: Race Relations in South Carolina

February 15, 2019 - Posted in This Week in South Carolina by Tara Shepherd
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This week host Gavin Jackson sits down with state Rep. Justin Bamberg, D-Bamberg, and Dr. John Dozier, Chief Diversity Officer at the University of South Carolina, to discuss the state of race relations in the Palmetto State. Highlights More than half of African Americans...

March into Spring: NEW ETV Teacher Recertification Course

February 15, 2019 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
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ETV provides quality professional development for South Carolina educators, continuing its strong commitment to education. ETV Teacher Recertification offers 50 online courses, PLUS one NEW course . ALL courses approved by the SC Department of Education for 20 renewal...

El Niño is Here and it's Already Affecting South Carolina

February 15, 2019 - Posted in Weather by Jeff Huffman
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Scientists at NOAA's Climate Prediction Center have officially declared an El Niño. It is a natural warming over the water in the eastern and/or Central Pacific Ocean that occurs every 2 to 7 years. The El Niño is expected to be weak and forecasters at the government agency...

S.C. Teachers Blast Touted Public School Improvement Bill

February 15, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Russ McKinney
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Comprehensive bills to improve the state’s troubled public education system are being debated in both the State House and Senate. Last month House Speaker Jay Lucas (R-Darlington) and dozens of other lawmakers introduced an 84 page bill aimed at improving student readiness...

Venture Capital Access Increases in South Carolina

February 15, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Alfred Turner
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Agie Sundaram Credit Mike Switzer/SC Public Radio As you’ve heard us report recently, access to venture capital in our state is growing. And, as evidenced by our next guest’s organization, some of that funding is home grown. Mike Switzer interviews Agie Sundaram, CEO of...

Find Rich Content on African American History on Knowitall!

February 14, 2019 - Posted in Education by Mimi Wortham-Brown
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Find the Content You Need on African American History—All in One Place—Knowitall! Knowitall Collections make it easy to find what you need! You may even find things you didn't know you needed! Check out our African American History and Martin Luther King Collections ! New...

State House Daybook: Feb. 14, 2019

February 14, 2019 - Posted in This Week in South Carolina by Gavin Jackson
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State House Daybook provides you with the information you need to navigate the South Carolina General Assembly during the legislative session. Each edition provides a snapshot of the legislative day with meeting schedules, agendas, news and other resources in one place...

Solar Company is Fastest Growing in South Carolina

February 14, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Alfred Turner
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While the solar industry has faced many challenges over the years, our next guest’s company has flourished, reaching the ranking of 2018’s fastest growing company in the large company category from SCBizNews . Mike Switzer interviews Steffanie Dohn, director of government...

State House Daybook: Feb. 13, 2019

February 13, 2019 - Posted in This Week in South Carolina by Gavin Jackson
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State House Daybook provides you with the information you need to navigate the South Carolina General Assembly during the legislative session. Each edition provides a snapshot of the legislative day with meeting schedules, agendas, news and other resources in one place...

South Carolina's Insurance IT Cluster Continues to Grow

February 13, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Alfred Turner
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Sam McGuckin Credit Mike Switzer/SC Public Radio Over the past decade our state’s capital city has become a nationally recognized insurance information technology hub, and in the process, creating a tremendous number of jobs. Companies like Blue Cross Blue Shield, Siebels...

State House Daybook: Feb. 12, 2019

February 12, 2019 - Posted in This Week in South Carolina by Gavin Jackson
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State House Daybook provides you with the information you need to navigate the South Carolina General Assembly during the legislative session. Each edition provides a snapshot of the legislative day with meeting schedules, agendas, news and other resources in one place...

SC Lede: Hangin' With Mr. Santee Cooper

February 12, 2019 - Posted in This Week in South Carolina by Sean Birch
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Gavin Jackson speaks with Russ McKinney (l) and Andy Brown (r) in the South Carolina Public Radio studios on Monday, February 11, 2019. Credit A.T. Shire/SC Public Radio On this episode of South Carolina Lede , host Gavin Jackson is joined by Post and Courier Statehouse...

Tax Law Changes Affecting Planning

February 12, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Mike Switzer
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The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act was passed in December 2017, but it’s only now that people are starting to see what it may mean to them personally. This year’s tax filing season is the first that will actually be affected by that law. Our next guest says many people are facing...

Art Reinvents Tiny South Carolina Town

February 12, 2019 - Posted in Palmetto Scene by Tabitha Safdi
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Once a booming bean-farming community whose fields eventually went bare, Lake City has a new story to tell. In 2013, ArtFields started with a simple goal in mind…to honor the artists of the Southeast with a week’s worth of celebration and competition in the heart of a...

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