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SC Lede: Galivants Ferry Stump MiniPod

September 19, 2019 - Posted in This Week in South Carolina by Gavin Jackson
Gavin Jackson speaks with Jamie Lovegrove (l) and Meg Kinnard (r) following the Galivants Ferry Stump Meeting

On this mini episode of the South Carolina Lede , host Gavin Jackson takes us to Horry County as a number of 2020 Democratic presidential hopefuls visited the Galivants Ferry Stump Meeting this week. The Associated Press' Meg Kinnard and The Post and Courier's Jamie...

LearningWhy – FREE Project-Based Lessons at your fingertips

September 18, 2019 - Posted in Education by Sharla Brown
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Teachers, ETV Education invites you to explore LearningWhy to help plan one-to-one, project-based and regular lessons for your classroom. Search by standard or grade level to find lessons, media resources and handouts to engage your students. We are also looking for...

How Hurricane Hugo Shaped the Life of an Emergency Managment Director

September 18, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Victoria Hansen
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There's a brief lull in the heavy rain that's hit Charleston as Hurricane Dorian lingers off the coast. The city's Emergency Managment Director Shannon Scaff takes a deep breath. He's about to interview live, nationally with The Weather Channel. He's also relieved. The...

Chester Residents Call Out Gun Violence, Culture of Silence

September 18, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Scott Morgan
Chester Residents Call Out Gun Violence, Culture of Silence

The City of Chester is in crisis. Shootings are on the rise and so are shooting-related deaths. So far this year, police have taken more than 130 calls about shots being fired. That’s 20 more than all of last year. Chester residents marched for 'Freedom From Gun Violence'...

Using Cold Hardiness Zone Information

September 18, 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 . Fall, when it finally comes, is the best time to add new plants to your yard. The tags that are hanging off the branches of plants at your garden centers, or the information about plants offered...

Ringneck Snake

September 18, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Alfred Turner
Ringneck Snake

Diadophis punctatus, commonly known as the ring-necked snake or ringneck snake, is a harmless species of colubrid snake found throughout much of the United States, central Mexico, and southeastern Canada. Ring-necked snakes are secretive, nocturnal snakes, so are rarely...

Tropical Storm Jerry Forms, Imelda Dissipates, and Hurricane Humberto Heads for Bermuda

September 17, 2019 - Posted in Weather by Ray Hawthorne
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Wednesday morning update: Tropical Storm Imelda came ashore in southeast Texas Tuesday evening, but will continue to produce heavy rain and possible flooding as a remnant tropical low through the day Wednesday. Tropical Depression Ten intensified overnight and became the...

When Hurricane Hugo Rocked the Piedmont

September 17, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Scott Morgan
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On Sept. 21, 1989, a lot of people in the Piedmont went to bed before the storm arrived. They knew it was on its way; some even knew about it hitting the coast. But hurricane or no hurricane, hurricanes don’t barrel across states and then make their way north, so most...

2019 ETV Endowment Interns

September 17, 2019 - Posted in ETV Endowment Interns by T. Safdi
2019 Endowment Interns

Since 1980, the ETV Endowment internship program has given college students the opportunity to explore careers in television and radio. Each summer, positions are available with SCETV, South Carolina Public Radio, or various ETV regional stations. The internships last for...

Remembering Cokie Roberts

September 17, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Alfred Turner
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Veteran journalist Cokie Roberts has died at age 75. Roberts joined NPR in 1978, the start of a remarkable career that led her to ABC News in 1988, though she remained on NPR as a commentator until her death. Roberts died Tuesday due to complications from breast cancer,...

Casual Crabbing with Tia

September 17, 2019 - Posted in Palmetto Scene by Aimee Crouch
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This summer we made a trip to the lowcountry, where we not only made new friends, we gained new skills and even learned how to catch our dinner. We spent some with the Air BnB Experience "Casual Crabbing with Tia," which was recently named a top four experience in the world...

SC Lede: The Abortion Debate Begins... Again

September 17, 2019 - Posted in This Week in South Carolina by Sean Birch
Gavin Jackson with Jamie Lovegrove (l) and Jeffrey Collins (r).

On this edition of the South Carolina Lede , host Gavin Jackson is joined by The Post and Courier's Jamie Lovegrove and the Associated Press' Jeffrey Collins to look at the fetal heartbeat bill South Carolina state senators recently received testimony on, despite being out...

Teach AND Learn this fall

September 16, 2019 - Posted in Education by K.Finger
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Now that your students are settled in their new routines, it’s time for YOU to get started on your own new learning path!

DANIEL TIGER’S NEIGHBORHOOD: Family Week Sept. 16-20

September 16, 2019 - Posted in SCETV
DANIEL TIGER’S NEIGHBORHOOD

“Margaret’s Birthday Buddy/ Margaret’s Birthday Party” Premieres and streams September 16 “Margaret’s Birthday Buddy” – The Tiger Family is busy preparing for Margaret’s birthday party. Daniel struggles when the attention is not on him until he figures out that he can be a...

South Carolina state agencies partner to recognize 30 years since Hurricane Hugo

September 16, 2019 - Posted in SCETV
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COLUMBIA, S.C. – South Carolina Educational Television (SCETV) and the South Carolina Emergency Management Division (SCEMD) today announced a partnership to recognize 30 years since Hurricane Hugo impacted the state. On-air, SCETV plans to commemorate the landfall of...

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