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Limpkin

December 2, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Alfred Turner
A Limpkin

The limpkin (Aramus guarauna), also called carrao, courlan, and crying bird, is the only extant species in the genus Aramus and the family Aramidae. It is found mostly in wetlands in warm parts of the Americas, from Florida to northern Argentina. It feeds on molluscs, with...

SC African American History Calendar: December Honoree - Isaac Washington

December 1, 2019 - Posted in Education by Andrew Davis
SC African American History Calendar: December Honoree - Isaac Washington

Isaac Washington Sr., son of Oliver and Elizabeth S. Washington, was born in Columbia, S.C., in 1942. He is a graduate of C.A. Johnson High School and Benedict College. As a high school and college student, he participated in numerous civil rights marches, sit-ins and other...

Victorian Christmas at Historic Columbia

November 29, 2019 - Posted in Home by Sean Flynn
Victorian Christmas

"Making It Grow" toured Historic Columbia to see the variety of holiday decorations and experience past traditions at the Robert Mills House  and the  Hampton-Preston Mansion. Reservations are available for those wanting to tour and for those that visit, tour guides will...

Dealing With Workplace Stress and Depression

November 29, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Mike Switzer
Dennis Gillan

A big responsibility for business owners, managers, and supervisors is employee relations. And part of that can be helping employees deal with stress and depression in the workplace. Our next guest says that many employers and employees don’t realize that there is a...

Vertical Roots Farm

November 28, 2019 - Posted in Local by Sean Flynn
photo of a vertical farm

Making It Grow visits Vertical Roots Farm at the South Carolina State Farmers Market. Andrew Hare talks about how they grow produce in repurposed shipping containers.

Made Here | Mrs. Fakley's Fun Felt Food

November 27, 2019 - Posted in Digital by Kaitlyn Cannon
Mrs. Fakley's Fun Felt Food

Mrs. Fakley's Fun Felt Food sells realistic play food for children. It is based in Gastonia, North Carolina, but is available all throughout the Carolinas. Growing up on the North Carolina/South Carolina border and completing her undergraduate degree at Winthrop University...

What Makes South Carolina Oysters So Delicious?

November 27, 2019 - Posted in Local by Sean Flynn
oysters

Amanda visits Hudson's Seafood House in Hilton Head to find out why South Carolina oysters are the best in the world

How to Fry Peanuts

November 26, 2019 - Posted in Home by Sean Flynn
Peanuts

"Making It Grow" traveled to Bowman, S.C. and visited with Blanche Weathers, wife of S.C. Commissioner of Agriculture Hugh Weathers, to learn how to fry peanuts.

Bowens Island Cocktail Sauce

November 26, 2019 - Posted in Home by Sean Flynn
Bowens Island Cocktail Sauce

Robert Barber brings in his family's recipe for cocktail sauce, Bowens Island Cocktail Sauce, and shows Making It Grow Host Amanda McNulty and Suzy Ellision from the South Carolina Specialty Food Association some of the ways to use it.

Origins of the Carolina-Clemson Rivalry: Why are These Two Great Schools at Odds?

November 26, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Linda Nunez
University of South Carolina football team of 1896.

Every fall, fans of the University of South Carolina and Clemson University square up and begin preparing for one of the oldest rivalry games in southeast college football. For some, it means a bit of good old-fashioned ribbing and jokes that cast the other team in a not-so...

"To Fear or Not to Fear" New Stock Market Market Highs

November 26, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Alfred Turner
South Carolina Business Review logo

The stock market’s recent all-time highs could have some investors seeing warning signs while others could be seeing a green light to invest more. How do we determine if new stock market highs should be feared or embraced? Mike Switzer interviews Wes Johnson, a certified...

Chinese Mantis Egg Case

November 26, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Alfred Turner
Chinese mantis egg case

A listener finds something in the hedges that looks like a "brown marshmellow."

Innovative ICU Keeps Camden Man Close to Home

November 25, 2019 - Posted in Health by Julia Shillinglaw
Johnny Fellers and his wife in front of furniture store

When Johnny Fellers became ill one night, he thought it was related to his diabetes. After being admitted to KershawHealth hospital, he was sent to ICU. In the ICU, the KershawHealth team decided to use telehealth to help with his diagnosis. “Community hospitals like Camden...

South Carolina ETV announces promotions for radio leadership

November 25, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio
SC Public Radio

COLUMBIA, S.C. – South Carolina ETV (SCETV) today announced promotions for the leadership of its radio network – South Carolina Public Radio (SC Public Radio). Sean Birch has been named director of programming and operations, and John Gasque is now the network’s news...

Dawson's Fall

November 25, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Alfred Turner
Roxana Robinson

Roxana Robinson Credit Beowulf Sheehan/Post and Courier Books In Dawson’s Fall (2019, MacMillan), a novel based on the lives of Roxana Robinson’s great-grandparents, the author tells a story of America at its most fragile, fraught, and malleable. Set in 1889, in Charleston...

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