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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...

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
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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...

Miller's Bread Basket | Backroad Bites

September 27, 2019 - Posted in Digital by Tabitha Safdi
Backroad Bites Millers Bread Basket

Miller’s Bread Basket has been cooking up southern fares for decades. This small-town mainstay is famous for serving home-cooked Amish-Mennonite style foods. On this episode of Backroad Bites , we travel a few country roads to learn about this area of the state. Watch more...

Protecting Gullah Culture

September 27, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Victoria Hansen
Nakia Wigfall coils a sweetgrass basket at her Mount Pleasant home.

Nearly two hours south of Charleston, over Beaufort's Woods Memorial Bridge, South Carolina's Sea Islands stretch out adorned with palms trees and pines, and grassy marshes that glitter at twilight. The area has long been home to the direct descendants of slaves known as...

Remote-control car racing skids into Soda City

September 26, 2019 - Posted in Palmetto Scene by Charles Dymock
Remote-Control car racing skids into Soda City

Soda City RC is a nonprofit remote-control racing facility in the heart of Columbia, South Carolina that gives the sport of RC racing a place to call home. These remote-control cars may look like a child’s toy at first glance, but in actuality, these highly customizable...

SC African American History Calendar- October Honoree: Oliver "Buddy" Pough

September 25, 2019 - Posted in Education by Mimi Wortham-Brown
SC African American History Calendar: October Honoree - Oliver "Buddy" Pough

Before legendary Head Football Coach Oliver “Buddy” Pough oversaw his first practice at South Carolina State University (SC State), he was one of the top high school coaches in the Palmetto State. He led Fairfield Central High School to a perfect 15-0 record in 1996,...

Pruning Boxwoods

September 25, 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 . Although older plantings of certain boxwoods naturally acquire a billowing, undulating cloud-like shape, certain popular pruning practices can immolate that effect in some formal highly-managed...

SC Lede: Campaign Visits and Remembering Emily Clyburn

September 24, 2019 - Posted in This Week in South Carolina by Gavin Jackson
Gavin Jackson (l) with Meg Kinnard and Jamie Lovegrove (r)

On this edition of the South Carolina Lede , host Gavin Jackson is joined by The Associated Press' Meg Kinnard and The Post and Courier's Jamie Lovegrove to discuss recent South Carolina campaign stops by 2020 Democratic presidential candidates Sen. Kamala Harris (D-Calif...