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Historic Heat Expected Over the Holiday Weekend

May 24, 2019 - Posted in Weather by Jeff Huffman
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The Palmetto State will be sizzling this Memorial Day Weekend, and the heat could be historic. Record highs dating back to the 1950's and 60's are in jeopardy of being broken or tied in several cities by Monday. Triple-digit temperatures are forecast across the Midlands...

“Charlie’s Place” wins Telly award

May 24, 2019 - Posted in Carolina Stories
Charlie’s Place

COLUMBIA, S.C. – South Carolina Educational Television (SCETV) today announced that “ Charlie’s Place ,” a program that is part of the network’s “Carolina Stories” series, received a bronze Telly award in the history category. Now in its 40th year, the Telly Awards annually...

South Carolina Students Celebrate Poetry

May 24, 2019 - Posted in Education by Sarah Pritchard
Poet Juan Felipe Herrera signs copies of his books at the awards ceremony in the SC State Library.

This year, over 500 students from across the state participated in the SC State Library's Young Minds Dreaming Contest.

Ingrid (Watch Online)

May 24, 2019 - Posted in Reel South by Morrisa Maltz
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Episode #407 - A successful fashion designer who gave up her big-city career, Ingrid Gipson discovered a reclusive life of solitude and unhindered creativity in Arkansas’ rural Ouachita Mountains. As if through poetry, she opens up her world again to those of us willing to...

Six Flags Over Marlboro County

May 24, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Scott Morgan
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The Marlboro County Courthouse is a pretty unique place. The building itself is essentially a replica of Philadelphia’s Independence Hall, right down to the clock tower. The courthouse grounds are also host to a stalwart set of palm trees – and to the flags of six nations,...

Business Lending Resources Expand in S.C.

May 24, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Alfred Turner
Anna Lewin

Our next guest’s nonprofit organization got their start in community development through working to provide affordable housing financing in the Lowcountry, but we’ve discovered recently that they now serve the entire state and also include small business lending. Mike...

“Making it Grow” wins two Telly awards

May 23, 2019 - Posted in Making it Grow
Making It Grow

COLUMBIA, S.C. – South Carolina Educational Television (SCETV) today announced that “Making it Grow,” the network’s weekly, live-interactive television program about gardening received two Telly awards when the list of winners was released on Monday. The show’s prescribed...

SC Lede: Trail Bites - Sen. Bernie Sanders

May 23, 2019 - Posted in This Week in South Carolina by Sean Birch
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Leading up to the 2020 election, South Carolina Lede is keeping you up to speed on what the candidates are saying on the campaign trail in the Palmetto State with these "Trail Bites" mini-episodes. On this edition for the week of May 23, 2019, host Gavin Jackson takes you...

Science and Math High School Celebrates 30 Years

May 23, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Alfred Turner
Hector Flores

The importance of having a strong education in science, technology, engineering, and math (known collectively as STEM) is universally accepted these days and as a result, has made its way into a position of prominence in the curriculum of many of our state’s high schools...

Starting Strong | Endowment Intern RoseCatherine

May 22, 2019 - Posted in ETV Endowment Interns by RoseCatherine James
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During my first week at ETV Carolinas in Rock Hill, I attended meetings, training, and completed a story on BloomFest and Glencairn Garden. While the first day was understandably slow, the rest of the week picked up quickly. Monday was spent finding story ideas and setting...

Housing the Homeless in Greenville

May 22, 2019 - Posted in Palmetto Scene by Aimee Crouch
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There are currently hundreds of homeless people roaming the streets of Greenville, a city nationally recognized for its amazing growth and beauty. To help with the issue, a group of senior citizens started an initiative called SEARCHlight to help find caring solutions for...

S.C. Public Radio announces coverage plans for Spoleto Festival USA 2019

May 22, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio
Spoleto Festival USA 2019

COLUMBIA, S.C. – S.C. Public Radio today announced its coverage plans for Spoleto Festival USA 2019. The statewide radio network will broadcast Spoleto events on “Performance Today” and “Sonatas & Soundscapes.” A six-episode podcast -- “Spoleto Backstage” -- is also...

USC Grad Wins eBay Young Entrepreneur Award

May 22, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Alfred Turner
Hawa Lukulay

Most of us know that there are deals to be found in clothing consignment shops, but how many of us want to take the time to go through rack after rack of shirts, pants, jackets, etc. That’s why our next guest decided take a stab at starting a business that did that curating...

Explore Military History

May 21, 2019 - Posted in SCETV by Ty Moody
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Just in time for Memorial Day, we want to introduce or re-introduce the SCETV Military Collection . The collection offers a historical look at past wars and spotlights service men and women who have made great sacrifices for their country and fellow Americans. On-demand...

Carolina Classrooms: Celebrating Teachers May 29, 7-8 p.m. on SCETV

May 21, 2019 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
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Carolina Classrooms, ETV’s monthly educational series, celebrates teachers with a special program featuring segments with finalists for our new SC Teacher of the Year and profiles of other outstanding South Carolina educators. Watch May 29, 7:00-8:00 p.m. on SCETV!

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