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Dorian Strengthening North of Puerto Rico

August 29, 2019 - Posted in Weather by Ray Hawthorne
Hurricane Dorian Forecast Cone

Hurricane Dorian has strengthened late Wednesday night. As of 5 am, The National Hurricane Center says Dorian is about 150 miles north of San Juan, Puerto Rico and has top sustained winds near 85 mph. It is moving toward the northwest at about 13 mph. Multiple reports of...

Dorian strengthening as it heads toward Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands

August 28, 2019 - Posted in Weather by Ray Hawthorne
Tropical Storm Dorian Forecast Cone

Tropical Storm Dorian has strengthened overnight as it steadily approaches Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands. There is still uncertainty in the future path and intensity of the storm, but trends in the computer models are toward a stronger storm as it approaches the...

Local Media Start-Up Receives SC Launch Funding

August 28, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Mike Switzer
Ryan Heafy

With traditional newspapers struggling in the age of the Internet, many competitors have emerged in the local media market. Our next guest’s company is one of those that also caught the eye of our state’s start-up venture capital arm known as SC Launch. Mike Switzer...

Neither Tropical Storm Dorian or Tropical Depression Six are a Current Threat to South Carolina

August 27, 2019 - Posted in Weather by Ray Hawthorne
Tropical Storm Dorian Forecast Cone

Two tropical systems are churning through the Atlantic Ocean and Caribbean Sea in the weeks leading up to the climatological peak of the hurricane season: Tropical Storm Dorian and Tropical Depression Six. Tropical Storm Dorian was moving through the Windward Islands...

New Year. New Students. New ETV Resources.

August 27, 2019 - Posted in Education by Stephanie Frazier
ETV Education graphic

It’s August, which means another school year is soon upon us. As you prepare your students to engage in a new year of learning, we encourage you to focus on the power of words and positive thinking. The ETV Education team has been working on several initiatives, including...

The Pros and Cons of Apartment Investing

August 27, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Mike Switzer
South Carolina Business Review logo

Besides the stock market, perhaps one of the best investments you could have made at the bottom of the Great Recession, would have been in apartment buildings, when rental demand skyrocketed as millions of people became frozen out of home ownership due to the upheaval in...

SC Lede Summer School: Domestic Violence

August 27, 2019 - Posted in This Week in South Carolina by Sean Birch
SC LEDE logo

This summer we're dedicating several episodes of South Carolina Lede to in-depth topics we felt needed futher exploration. On this South Carolina Lede Summer School special, host Gavin Jackson turns a spotlight on the issue of criminal domestic violence in the Palmetto...

Health Evaluation for International Adoption

August 27, 2019 - Posted in Health by Bobbi Conner
Dr. Andrea Summer

This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Andrea Summer about the importance of comprehensive health evaluations (and vaccinations) for children adopted internationally. Dr. Summer is a Professor of Pediatrics and Co-Director of the International Adoption Clinic at MUSC.

Tropical Storm Dorian Headed for the Caribbean

August 26, 2019 - Posted in Weather by Ray Hawthorne
Tropical Storm Dorian Forecast Cone

Tropical Storm Dorian is moving steadily westward toward the Caribbean. As of midday Monday, Tropical Storm Dorian was located 135 miles east-southeast of Barbados, and moving west-northwest at 14 mph. Tropical storm conditions are expected to arrive in the Windward Islands...

Scleroderma

August 26, 2019 - Posted in Health by Alfred Turner
Dr. Richard Silver

This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Richard Silver about Scleroderma and ongoing research related to improving treatments for this disorder. Dr. Silver is a Professor of Medicine and Pediatrics at MUSC.

Citrus Garden

August 23, 2019 - Posted in Making it Grow by Sean Flynn
Citrus Garden

"Making It Grow" travels to the home of Ned and Faye Rahn to see their Citrus Garden.

Peachy Pizza

August 23, 2019 - Posted in Making it Grow by Sean Flynn
Peachy Pizza

Gaie McLeod of McLeod Farms in McBee, SC joins us at "Making It Grow" and shows us how to make a "Peachy Pizza."

Providers Use Project Echo to Improve Maternal Health Outcomes

August 23, 2019 - Posted in Telehealth by Julia Shillinglaw and John Lewis
MUSC participates in Project Echo

According to the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control , South Carolina’s maternal mortality rate (24.7 deaths per 100,000 live births during 2013-2017) is more than double the national average. Among nonwhite South Carolinians, that rate is even...

US Dept of Labor Assists Workers and Employers

August 23, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Mike Switzer
Colin Trimble

It’s probably safe to say that most companies view the US Department of Labor as an agency that advocates for employee rights. And while that is certainly true, our next guest would like you to know that the USDOL also works hard to assist businesses, as well. Mike Switzer...

Carolina Classrooms: Teach Like Finland (Watch Online)

August 22, 2019 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Finland classroom

On August 28 at 7:00-7:30 p.m., ETV’s Carolina Classrooms will feature a special that looks into best practices as we continue to address key issues facing our South Carolina schools. Carolina Classrooms is ETV’s monthly educational series for teachers, parents, and all...

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