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State House Daybook: April 10, 2019

April 10, 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...

Top Tech Predictions for 2019

April 10, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Mike Switzer
Kevin Wentzel

Doesn’t it seem like technology is sometimes moving too fast to keep up with? It certainly can for old guys like me. That’s why we’ve invited a young technology entrepreneur to help us with what he sees happening in tech for the rest of this year. Mike Switzer interviews...

ETV FREE Technology Training for Summer - Schedule NOW!

April 9, 2019 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Teachers seated around table using laptops and tablets

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...

Senator Ernest F. "Fritz" Hollings on Walter Edgar's Journal

April 9, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Alfred Turner
The late Senator Ernest F. "Fritz" Hollings

Former S.C. Governor and U.S. Senator Ernest "Fritz" Hollings died on Saturday, April 6, 2019 at the age of 97. A Democrat, he held elective office for over fifty years. In 2008, Hollings talked with Walter Edgar about his life in politics and government, and about how to "...

PBS KIDS Celebrates Earth Month - Explore the Outdoors

April 9, 2019 - Posted in Education by Ty Moody
PBS Kids - Explore Outdoors

In celebration of Earth Month, PBS KIDS has announced a slate of all-new episodes, games and activities to encourage kids and families to get outside and enjoy nature. Beginning April 15, 2019 , viewers will be able to enjoy a special week of adventures from WILD KRATTS ,...

Deconstruct the Reconstruction - The Winners

April 9, 2019 - Posted in Education by Kimberly Singletary
Deconstruct the Reconstruction

In support of Henry Louis Gates, Jr.'s debut of the Reconstruction: America after the Civil War documentary, the ETV Education Division promoted the creation of teacher and student created content centered on important themes from the Reconstruction Era. The Deconstruct the...

SC Lede: Kriss Krossover Week

April 9, 2019 - Posted in This Week in South Carolina by Sean Birch
Gavin Jackson speaks with Russ McKinney (l) and Jeffrey Collins (r) in the South Carolina Public Radio studios

The end of the legislative session is one month away, which means this week is "crossover week." That's an insider way of saying if a bill hasn't been passed out of its originating chamber -- either the State House or Senate -- by the end of the day Wednesday, that...

YOGA MINUTES | Breath During Practice

April 9, 2019 - Posted in Health by Stacey Millner-Collins
Stacey Millner-Collins talks about Breath During Practice

A common question, often asked by students beginning yoga is, how should I breathe when I practice. First simply keep breathing. Try not to hold your breath during a pose or while moving between them and generally, when you expand your body, like raising your arms overhead...

State House Daybook: April 9, 2019

April 9, 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...

Symposium Examines Women's Roles During World War I

April 9, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Tut Underwood
From The Electrical Experimenter, October, 1916.

Lander University recented hosted a symposium on World War I, which ended just over a century ago. The symposium drew scholars and authors primarily from the Southeast to discuss various aspects of the war, which then was known as "The Great War." One aspect covered by a...

Navigating the ABCs of Medicare

April 9, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Mike Switzer
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If you’re one of the 10,000 Baby Boomers that is turning 65 every day in this country, you may be as confused as the other 9,999 who are now qualified to receive Medicare coverage. From Part A to Part D to Medigap, what does it all mean? Mike Switzer interviews Joy Watkins...

TWISC: Opioid Crisis Update

April 8, 2019 - Posted in This Week in South Carolina by Tara Shepherd
TWISC

This Week in South Carolina host Gavin Jackson sits down with Sara Goldsby, director of South Carolina Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse services, to discuss the ongoing opioid epidemic. Highlights: 70,000 Americans died from drugs, 47,600 just from opioids in 2017, that’s more...

Severe T-Storm Watch for Most of South Carolina Until 10 pm Monday

April 8, 2019 - Posted in Weather by Cyndee O'Quinn
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UPDATE 3 PM MONDAY A Severe Thunderstorm Watch has been issued for most of central and northern parts of South Carolina until 10 pm. At 3 pm, a line of strong thunderstorms was seen organizing on radar from just east of Anderson, SC to about 30 miles west of Augusta, GA...

South Carolina ETV, South Carolina Public Radio launch storytelling-focused weather service

April 8, 2019 - Posted in SCETV by Jeremy Cauthen
Weather in Context

For immediate release: April 8, 2019 COLUMBIA, S.C. -- South Carolina Educational Television (SCETV) and South Carolina Public Radio today launched a new, storytelling-focused weather service. Located online at www.scetv.org/weather , the new service gives people in South...

The Hurricane Forecast Meteorologists Don't Want You to See

April 8, 2019 - Posted in Weather by Jeff Huffman
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Fewer hurricanes are expected this year than the last two seasons, according to renowned researcher Dr. Phil Klotzbach of Colorado State University. However, both of those seasons far outperformed expectations. Even Phil doesn't have much confidence in his forecast this...

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