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Despite Dorian, Severe Drought Now Affecting Parts of South Carolina

September 30, 2019 - Posted in Weather by Megan Borowski
map of drought zones across south carolina

September has been a dry month across the entire Southeastern United States, including South Carolina. Nearly 80% of the state is in a drought according to the most recent report from the National Drought Mitigation Center (NDMC) at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln...

President's Corner Monthly Newsletter, October 2019

September 30, 2019 - Posted in SCETV by Anthony Padgett
Retro Report

Dear Viewers and Listeners, This month, SC Public Radio holds its “No Pledge Drive” Pledge Drive. From Oct. 1 through Oct. 22, we will be asking for your support without interrupting regular programming. This successful fundraising method allows us to continue bringing your...

Next on PBS Masterpiece

September 30, 2019 - Posted in SCETV by Ty Moody

Fall 2019 Press Premieres October 6 at 10:00 pm Starring Charlotte Riley (Peaky Blinders, King Charles III) and Ben Chaplin (Apple Tree Yard, The Thin Red Line) and featuring David Suchet (Poirot), the six-part drama explores the turbulent media landscape and the ethical...

PBS Kids - October 2019 Programming

September 30, 2019 - Posted in SCETV

PBS KIDS’ October programming, including when to watch, is included below: MOLLY OF DENALI Kindness & Bullying Prevention Explore kindness and Alaska Native values like showing respect, sharing and taking care of others, with new episodes in this new PBS Kids series...

Warrick McZeke finds his love in Country Music

September 30, 2019 - Posted in Palmetto Scene by Aimee Crouch
Warrick McZeke

Growing up in Loris, S.C. Warrick McZeke was always around music and family. That’s where his interest in performing began, whether R&B, jazz, or soul. But today, he’s found his love in country music. It all began in a dorm on the campus of Clemson University and with a...

Fall is in full swing for Training & Research

September 30, 2019 - Posted in Education by Salandra Bowman
Painting of tree limb holding a swing after leaves have turned gold in the fall

As promised, ETV Education is excited to launch our new Educational Workshop and Training Request Portal ! The portal includes a list of our new and re-designed training and workshop offerings. Remember that we do offer customized trainings. So, if our titles do not meet...

October 2019 highlights from!

September 30, 2019 - Posted in Education by Mimi Wortham-Brown
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For Archaeology Monthm we are pleased to announce a new partnership with the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources and the South Carolina Heritage Trust .

Trust us: Media Literacy Week is October 21-25

September 30, 2019 - Posted in Education by Kathy Finger
Teacher with students on laptops and tablets

Are you sure we’ve got our facts right? Do you have the skills needed to decipher today’s innumerable media messages from an equally limitless supply of sources? How about your students? And are they prepared to not only consume today’s media but to create and shape it as...

EOC: 4K Block Grant application available

September 30, 2019 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
SC Education Oversight Committee graphic

For the fifth year, the South Carolina General Assembly has authorized and funded the SC Community Block Grants for Education Pilot Program for Fiscal Year 2019-20.

Pediatric Asthma Update

September 30, 2019 - Posted in Health by Alfred Turner
Health Focus logo

This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Shean Aujla about managing asthma in children and also new treatments for children with severe asthma. Dr. Aujla is an Associate Professor of Pediatrics and she is the Director of Pediatric Pulmonology at MUSC Children’s Health.

The Battle of Kings Mountain and the Southern Campaign of the American Revolution

September 30, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Alfred Turner
John Slaughter, Superintendent of US Park Service's Southern Campaign of the American Revolution Parks group.

The Battle of Kings Mountain was a military engagement between Patriot and Loyalist militias during the Southern Campaign of the American Revolutionary War, resulting in a decisive victory for the Patriots. The battle took place on October 7, 1780, in what is now rural...

Tapping Into York County's Booming Craft Beer Scene

September 30, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Scott Morgan

Even just three or four years ago, one of the biggest complaints people had about York County was that there wasn't much to do there if you were looking for a night out. Brewhouses have certainly helped changed that. The six brewpubs and breweries that now operate in Rock...

How to make Southern Style Mac and Cheese | Backroad Bites

September 30, 2019 - Posted in Digital by Tabitha Safdi
mac and cheese recipe

Ester Williams makes a Southern style mac and cheese. Williams works at Miller's Bread Basket located in Blackville, South Carolina. Learn more about Miller's Bread Basket in this episode of Backroad Bites . Watch more Backroad Bites every Thursday at 1:00 p.m. on South...

What's new at the SC EdTech Conference

September 28, 2019 - Posted in Education by T. Leitzsey and J. Boone
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From our Educator Guest Blogger Series This fall, the SC EdTech Conference is returning to the Greenville Convention Center in Greenville, S.C., November 6-8, 2019.

South Carolina is Home to Several Charming Southern Accents

September 27, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Tut Underwood
Sign at Table Rock State Park near Pickens, SC.

In South Carolina, one would naturally expect to hear what could be called a classic Southern accent spoken by its residents. But not every South Carolinian sounds the same, according to linguist Paul Reed, who earned his PhD in the study at the University of South Carolina...