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SC Business Update from John "Swampfox" Warner

November 11, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Alfred Turner
John Warner

John Warner Credit Mike Switzer/SC Public Radio An update of the news, issues, and events facing the entrepreneurial community in South Carolina. Mike Switzer interviews John Warner is co-founder of Accessible Diagnostics and the Swampfox Facebook page, based in Greenville...

Early Detection of Bladder Cancer

November 11, 2019 - Posted in Health by Alfred Turner
Dr. Thomas Keane

Dr. Thomas Keane Credit Bobbi Conner/MUSC This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Thomas Keane about prevention, early detection and treatment of bladder cancer. Dr. Keane is a Professor and Chair of the Department of Urology and he specializes in managing prostate, bladder...

Rock Steady Boxing Helps Parkinson's Patients Delay Symptoms

November 8, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Tut Underwood
Jim "Jet" Whittle improves his wind with his Rock Steady Boxing trainer.

"You get fit, but you don't get hit." That's the way David Rispress of 9 Rounds Gym in Forest Acres describes the workout plan for Rock Steady Boxing. It's a non-contact program of boxing exercises for people with Parkinson's Disease that has seen steady growth since its...

"If Ever in Autumn..."

November 8, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Alfred Turner

Credit SC Public Radio Rudy shares some words about Autumn from John Ruskin .

First Freeze of the Season Expected Saturday Morning

November 7, 2019 - Posted in Weather by Meteorologist Ray Hawthorne
Saturday morning forecast low temperatures

A large pattern change is expected to bring several opportunities for frost and freezing temperatures to the state this weekend and next week. So far this fall, temperatures have been above average at all official climate sites across the state. A large ridge of high...

South Carolina ETV gives inside look at Allendale corrections facility in new documentary

November 7, 2019 - Posted in Documentaries
Character in Custody

COLUMBIA, S.C. – “Character in Custody” – a new, one-hour documentary film produced by South Carolina Educational Television (SCETV) – is set to premiere on the network Thursday, November 21 at 8:30 p.m. Produced by Holly Bounds Jackson, director of Operations at ETV...

Chinese Lantern Festival Comes to Charleston

November 7, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by vhansen
Silk alligator designed by Zigong Lantern Company to reflect Lowcountry wildlife

America's oldest gardens will blossom this winter with an ancient Chinese tradition; a lantern festival. A glowing 20 foot dragon will greet visitors as Magnolia Plantations and Gardens opens at night for the first time since becoming a Charleston tourist attraction in 1870...

Corn Earworm Moth

November 6, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Alfred Turner
A corn earworm moth

A listener reports an unusual encounter with a moth...

South Carolina ETV to host live taping event for 'South Carolina Lede'

November 5, 2019 - Posted in News by Jeremy Cauthen
SC Lede

COLUMBIA, S.C. – South Carolina ETV (SCETV) today announced a live taping event for an upcoming episode of the network’s news and public affairs podcast, “South Carolina Lede.” On Thursday, November 14 at 6 p.m., the podcast will tape live from Growler Haus at 113 N. Church...

Greenville Nonprofit Sets Former Trafficked Sex Workers on the Path to Healing

November 5, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Scott Morgan

Jasmine Road. Think of it as a path towards healing for women who once thought their lives of prostitution and other sex work were normal. The women who come to Jasmine Road – a Greenville nonprofit that serves as a kind of rehab for mostly city women caught up in the...

Is Our Economy Ready for 2020?

November 5, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Alfred Turner
South Carolina Business Review logo

Each month we bring you a conversation with one of our state’s leading economists to share with you their thoughts on not only our local economy but the big picture, as well. Today, Mike Switzer checks in with Frank Hefner, the director of the Office of Economic Analysis at...

SC Lede: Impeachment Inquiry Intrigue

November 5, 2019 - Posted in News by Gavin Jackson
Gavin Jackson (l) and Jamie Lovegrove in the South Carolina Public Radio studios on Monday, November 4, 2019.

The US House of Representatives voted last week to formalize its impeachment inquiry of President Donald Trump. On this episode of the South Carolina Lede , host Gavin Jackson is joined by the Post and Courier's Jamie Lovegrove, fresh off a reporting trip to Washington, to...

South Carolina Lede: Spartanburg live taping

November 4, 2019 - Posted in News by Gavin Jackson
Live Taping

The South Carolina Lede is hosting its next live taping in Spartanburg on November 14! Come listen to some of the state’s top political journalists discuss the top issues of the legislative session. Join host Gavin Jackson, along with South Carolina Public Radio and other...

The Catawba Nation | Let's Go!

November 4, 2019 - Posted in Digital by Sarah Pritchard
Kassidy Plyler

The Catawba Indian Nation is the only federally recognized reservation in the state of South Carolina. The Catawba people have lived in the Piedmont region for over six thousand years, and today occupy about three thousand acres in Rock Hill, S.C.

Joro Spider

November 4, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Alfred Turner
A Joro spider found in Hoschton, Georgia in 2018.

Nephila clavata, also known as the Jorō spider, is a member of the golden orb-web spider genus. This Asian species has only recently been confirmed in the United States. Females can reach up to one meter in length.