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RECONSTRUCTION 360 | What Reconstruction Meant to Freedwomen

April 16, 2019 - Posted in Digital Studios by Betsy Newman
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Under slavery many African-American women had to work as field hands, or in the slave owners’ homes, doing domestic chores and raising the white children. Freedom meant that black women became mistresses of their own homes and could devote themselves to their families and...

Civil Rights Movement Had its Roots in World War I

April 16, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Tut Underwood
Men of the 369th (15th N.Y.) who won the Croix de Guerre for gallantry in action, sailing home on The Stockholm in 1919.

As soldiers were fighting overseas during World War I, there was another battle going on back home: the battle for a better life for African Americans. Historian Janet Hudson, speaking at a recent symposium on the war presented by Lander University in Greenwood, said even...

Oscar Winner Returns to SC for High School Film Fest

April 16, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Mike Switzer
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During the most recent Academy Awards, our next guest’s company won an Oscar for their visual effects work on the movie, “First Man”. And very soon she will be returning to her home state to share her experiences with attendees of the inaugural statewide high school film...

SC Lede: Remembering The Legendary Fritz Hollings

April 16, 2019 - Posted in This Week in South Carolina by Sean Birch
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On this special episode of South Carolina Lede , host Gavin Jackson looks back on the life and career of former South Carolina Governor and U.S. Senator Ernest "Fritz" Hollings, who passed away on Saturday, April 6, 2019 at the age of 97. You can subscribe to South Carolina...

Mexican Free-tailed Bat

April 16, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Rudy Mancke

This species is increasingly found in South Carolina.

RECONSTRUCTION 360 | White Landowners and the Transition to Free Labor

April 16, 2019 - Posted in Digital Studios by Betsy Newman
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After the war, the South, and the nation, faced the question of how to make the transition from slave to free labor. Most former slave owners insisted that they should get their land back and maintain control over their workers, even if they had to use force. Freedpeople...

History In A Nutshell, Episode 1 - World War I

April 15, 2019 - Posted in Digital Studios by Andrew Davis
History In A Nutshell, Episode 1 - World War I

Getting its start on Knowitall.org, "History In A Nutshell" is a series of videos which explains historical events in a short, straightforward, and somewhat quirky manner. The aim of this series is to employ use of animations, memes, and visuals to explain history, in an...

Wheelbugs Hatching

April 15, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Rudy Mancke
The egg mass and some newly hatched wheel bugs (Arilus cristatus).

Wheelbug nymphs are hatching this time of year. The adults eat other insects, especially caterpillars.

Tornado Watch Issued for Midlands and Upstate Regions

April 14, 2019 - Posted in Weather by Ray Hawthorne
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UPDATE 1 PM SUNDAY: A Tornado Watch was issued by the National Weather Service for the Midlands and Upstate regions of South Carolina until 7 pm. The watch includes the cities of Columbia, Greenville, and Anderson, SC. A band of showers and thunderstorms that produced...

Share Your Voice – Educator Survey & Listening Sessions

April 13, 2019 - Posted in Education by Stephanie Frazier
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Each year, through the Annual Educator Survey , ETV Education provides an opportunity for SC teachers, staff and administrators to provide input on the types of services and resources that would benefit you, our valued South Carolina educators.

Chickasaw Plum for Wildlife

April 13, 2019 - Posted in Making it Grow by Alfred Turner
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Hello Gardeners, I’m Amanda McNulty with Clemson Extension and Making It Grow . I’ve been noticing Chickasaw plums on my drive to Sumter recently. I see them on the dry, open woodlands as I drive down towards the Wateree flood plain. They’re modest in size, open and twiggy...

ETV FREE Technology Training for Summer - Schedule NOW!

April 12, 2019 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
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ETV Education provides engaging, innovative technology training at no cost to your school or district! Now is the time to schedule one or more days this summer with an ETV Instructional Technology Specialist. Choose from seven full-day classes on a variety of technology...

ETV Education’s Educator Guest Blogger Series

April 12, 2019 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
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ETV Education’s Educator Guest Blogger Series , featuring South Carolina educators recognized for innovation in the classroom, continue to provide interesting and relevant ideas for SC teachers! Our guest bloggers include additional PBS LearningMedia Digital Innovator...

Through a Hurricane: Pee Dee Hospital Provides Avenue for Care

April 12, 2019 - Posted in Telehealth by Julia Shillinglaw
Griffin Wilbanks plays catch with Dad.

During Hurricane Florence, one family in Marion, S.C. was experiencing a medical crisis. Stacy Wilbanks and her husband had been waiting for the arrival of the hurricane when their son Griffin came down that morning with a rash covering part of his face. It had previously...

Two Trains Runnin' (Watch Online)

April 12, 2019 - Posted in Reel South by Sam Pollard
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Episode #401 (April 11, 2019) - Set in Mississippi during the height of the civil rights movement, Two Trains Runnin’ is about the search for two forgotten blues singers. Directed by Sam Pollard, narrated by Common, and featuring the music of Gary Clark Jr., the film was...

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