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SC Lede: 2020 The Neverending Story - LIVE From Florence

April 2, 2019 - Posted in This Week in South Carolina by Sean Birch
Gavin Jackson with Jamie Lovegrove (l) and Meg Kinnard (r) at Seminar Brewing in Florence, SC, on March 28, 2019.

On this edition of South Carolina Lede , recorded live at Seminar Brewing in Florence, SC, host Gavin Jackson gets an update about the 2020 election from the Associated Press' Meg Kinnard and the Post and Courier's Jamie Lovegrove. The three look at the current slate of...

Heavy Rain, Strong Winds Likely Tuesday from Coastal Storm

April 1, 2019 - Posted in Weather by Ray Hawthorne

A coastal storm is forecast to form late tonight near the Northeast Florida coast and intensify as it hugs the South Carolina coast Tuesday morning. The impacts from the storm will be felt across most of the state, ranging from heavy rain and gusty winds over the Midlands,...

RECONSTRUCTION 360 | Forty Acres and a Mule

April 1, 2019 - Posted in Digital Studios by Betsy Newman
Kate Masur

Historian Kate Masur explains the origins of 40 Acres and a Mule, a famous phrase that many have heard but may not fully understand. It originated in the early days of Reconstruction, when General Sherman issued Field Order 15, giving thousands of freed people abandoned...

Reconstruction: South Carolina and the Nation After the Civil War

April 1, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Alfred Turner
The first black U.S. senator and first black House members were elected by Southern states during Reconstruction.

Dr. Henry Louis Gates, Jr., has said, "Reconstruction is one of the most important and consequential chapters in American history. It is also among the most overlooked, misunderstood and misrepresented." Gates' new four-part television series for PBS, Reconstruction:...

SC Business Update from John "Swampfox" Warner

April 1, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Mike Switzer
John Warner

Mike Switzer interviews John Warner, co-founder of Accessible Diagnostics and the Swampfox Facebook page, based in Greenville, S.C.

New Music Series Kicks Off with Birthday Salute to Marian McPartland

March 29, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Tut Underwood
Diana Krall was one of the many guests Marian McPartland welcomed to Piano Jazz over its long run.

For many years, jazz great Marian McPartland welcomed some of the biggest names in - and out of - jazz to her NPR program, Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz . March 20, on the 101st anniversary of her birth, an evening of McPartland's music inaugurated a new music series, Live...

Coming to PBS - April 2019

March 29, 2019 - Posted in SCETV

RECONSTRUCTION: AMERICA AFTER THE CIVIL WAR Tuesdays, April 9 - 16, 2019, 9:00 - 11:00 p.m. ET Henry Louis Gates, Jr. presents the definitive history of the transformative years following the American Civil War, when the nation struggled to rebuild itself amidst profound...

Sport of Pinball Ramping Up in South Carolina

March 29, 2019 - Posted in Palmetto Scene by Charles Dymock
Pinball Game

“When we play pinball it’s not just standing there and hitting buttons. You are physically manipulating the cabinet and moving the game around so strength is involved, finesse is involved,” says Fredrick Richardson who has been professionally competing in pinball...

President's Corner Monthly Newsletter, April 2019

March 29, 2019 - Posted in SCETV by Anthony Padgett
Valerie June

Dear Viewers and Listeners: This month SCETV is proud to offer the fourth national season of Reel South . Hosted by Valerie June, this anthology series showcases documentaries rooted in the tradition of Southern storytelling, highlighting diverse Southern voices, topics,...

RECONSTRUCTION 360 | Descendants Face Loss of Historic Land to Development

March 29, 2019 - Posted in Digital Studios by Betsy Newman
Freewood Farms

Reconstruction 360 is built on a 360 degree video platform that features a reenactment set on a farm in 1865. The reenactment was shot at Freewoods Farm, a living farm museum in the Freewoods community near Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. Today, the descendants of the...

Energy Matters Dominate This Week at the S.C. Statehouse

March 29, 2019 - Posted in This Week in South Carolina by Russ McKinney

S.C. lawmakers had hoped to keep the decks at the Statehouse clear this legislative session to be able to focus on improving the state’s public school system. A major education bill has already been approved by the House. But matters regarding the state’s energy future are...

Moore School Celebrates 100 Years

March 29, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Alfred Turner
Peter Brews

Peter Brews Credit Mike Switzer/SC Public Radio Business degrees continue to rank high in popularity among today’s college students, which makes our next guest optimistic about the future for his institution as it celebrates its 100th anniversary this year. Mike Switzer...

Need Credit by June 30 … SC Teachers Learn & Earn with ETV!

March 28, 2019 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Teacher at laptop sipping coffee and smiling

SC Teachers … earn your renewal credit around YOUR schedule in the comfort of YOUR own home with ETV Teacher Recertification ! Over 50 courses, including several NEW offerings – each approved by State Department of Education for 20 renewal credits, facilitated online/self-...

YOGA MINUTES | What is Yoga?

March 28, 2019 - Posted in Health by Stacey Millner-Collins
Stacey Millner-Collins

What is yoga? Yoga has become so popular here in the west and it is worth our time to understand the meaning of the word more fully. Yoga originated in ancient India. The actual word "Yoga," means to bring into union or to yoke, to unite, to connect. Therefore, yoga is the...

USS Charleston Christened

March 28, 2019 - Posted in Palmetto Scene by Gavin Jackson
USS Charleston

Recently in Charleston, the newest ship in the U.S. Navy arsenal was commissioned…the USS Charleston. More than 40 ships have been named after people and places in South Carolina, and this is the sixth ship to be named after the Holy City. Thousands of people turned out to...