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Investing Trends are Constantly Changing

July 10, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Alfred Turner
Allen Gillespie

Allen Gillespie Credit Mike Switzer/SC Public Radio A year ago when we last interviewed our next guest about cryptocurrencies and blockchain technology, the leader in this sector, Bitcoin, was near an all-time high in popularity and price. But a lot has changed since then,...

New Approaches to Stroke Treatment

July 10, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Alfred Turner
Health Focus logo

This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Raymond Turner about new approaches to treating acute stroke. Dr. Turner is a Professor of Neurosurgery and Chief of Neuroscience at MUSC.

Fox Squirrel

July 10, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Alfred Turner
An Eastern Fox Squirrel.

A listener spots an odd looking squirrel in Santee...

Mission Group From Chapin Safely Arrives at Airport in Haiti, Expected in Atlanta, GA 7:01PM

July 9, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Thelisha Eaddy
Alert message posted to U.S. Embassy in Haiti website.

Members of a mission team from Chapin United Methodist Church (Chapin UMC) expected to fly back to the United States Monday after being delayed in Haiti for two days because of protests, have safely made it to the airport in Port Au Prince. Jody Flowers is lead pastor of...

Narrative: "I Could See Through My Hands"

July 9, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Laura Hunsberger
Dean Byrd and Willard Byrd, Columbia 2016

This edition of Narrative features an interview from StoryCorps, an oral history project that collects the voice of our time. At the StoryCorps mobile booth in Columbia in 2016, Dean Byrd talked with his father Willard Byrd, a veteran of the Korean War. Willard had a unique...

ETV Endowment Awarded Highest Rating

July 9, 2018 - Posted in SCETV by Glenn Rawls
ETV Endowment logo

We are proud to announce that the ETV Endowment of South Carolina has earned Charity Navigator’s seventh consecutive 4-star rating. Charity Navigator is the leading charity evaluator in America. In their letter to the Endowment, Charity Navigator said “This is our highest...

Halfway There | Endowment Intern Shannon

July 9, 2018 - Posted in ETV Endowment Interns by Shannon Simmons
A photo of Shannon working on her first story about Juneteenth

It’s hard to believe that I’ve officially reached the halfway point of my summer internship. Week five of my SCETV internship has flown by quickly, thanks to the 4th of July holiday. I got to take a small break from the office and celebrate Independence Day with some of my...

National Fried Chicken Day? Why Do So Many Love this Southern Delicacy

July 9, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Tut Underwood

Friday was a special day for lovers of the Southern diet: National Fried Chicken Day! Bernie Shealy, owner of Bernie's Chicken in Columbia, says he thinks people love fried chicken because it's comfort food. Over at Brookland Baptist Church, known for its weekday buffets...

The Looming Trade War Is Already Affecting the Palmetto State

July 9, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Alfred Turner
A Maersk Line container ship approaching the ravenel bridge in Charleston.

According to a recent analysis by the U.S Chamber of Commerce, South Carolina will be among the state’s hit hardest by the looming trade war, threatening the more than $30 Billion dollars in goods exported from the state each year. The state exports cars, steel products,...

Friday at the Frampton House | Endowment Intern Cassidy

July 6, 2018 - Posted in ETV Endowment Interns by Cassidy Haynes
Frampton House Plantation

As we round the corner of our fourth week, I look back on all the places we’ve visited, so far, with a fond appreciation. There is a wealth of wisdom to be gained from meeting new people and listening to their stories, but one of the most interesting ones we’ve heard to...

Five Valuable Career Skills I Have Learned | Endowment Intern Imelda

July 6, 2018 - Posted in ETV Endowment Interns by Imelda Golden
Intern Cassy, Stephanie, and Intern Imelda

Being an Endowment Intern at SCETV has allowed me to learn many important lessons that are allowing me to grow into the person that I want to be in my professional career life. I will be sharing with you the top five valuable career lessons I have learned during my...

Let's Talk Interns | Endowment Intern Rebecca

July 6, 2018 - Posted in ETV Endowment Interns by Rebecca Dymock
Interviewing ETV Lowcountry Interns

I spent this week visiting some of the regional SCETV stations. As part of the Digital Media team in Columbia, one of my assigned tasks is to create the annual intern video for this year. We traveled from office to office to interview the other Endowment interns this summer...

History Lessons | Endowment Intern Jenna

July 6, 2018 - Posted in ETV Endowment Interns by Jenna Schiferl
Copy of the Richard  Riley 1983 inaugural address

As I sorted through hundreds of historical documents this week, I was amazed by the parallels I found within the archived material and the daily realities of modern existence. On Monday, I started the process of compiling inaugural records related to previous South Carolina...

Our Town | Ridgeway

July 5, 2018 - Posted in Our Town by Rebecca Dymock
Ridgeway Smallest Police Station

Ridgeway, S.C. is a small town located not far from the state capital. Many of the locals liken it to the beloved fictional town of Mayberry. Offering everything from high tea to charge accounts, this town exemplifies everything that is so charming about small town U.S.A.

What’s Happening Behind the Scenes | Endowment Intern Shannon Simmons

July 5, 2018 - Posted in ETV Endowment Interns by Shannon Simmons
Rockin Rags Creations

A lot of small steps are taken before a piece is anywhere near ready to be published, and that is what this week has been all about for me. During week four of my SCETV summer internship, I have been able to work on different tasks in the office that will help move the...