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Reclaiming a Lost Hero of World War II

June 18, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Alfred Turner
Tarawa, Kiribati - U.S. Marines storm Tarawa in the Gilbert Islands. The battle (November 20-23, 1943) was one of the bloodiest of WWII.

In November 1943, Marine 1st Lt. Alexander Bonnyman, Jr. was mortally wounded while leading a successful assault on a critical Japanese fortification on the Pacific atoll of Tarawa, and posthumously awarded the Medal of Honor, the nation's highest military honor. The brutal...

Learning Every Day | Endowment Intern RoseCatherine

June 18, 2019 - Posted in ETV Endowment Interns by RoseCatherine James
Excellent Extracts

This week was spent mostly hiding behind a computer placing the final touches on my Made Here , Excellent Extracts piece, though we were able to escape the office for a few hours to film a new addition to Made Here , a digital series that explores small businesses in South...

Wind Damage Possible with Storms in Upstate Tuesday

June 18, 2019 - Posted in Weather by Megan Borowski
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Thunderstorms capable of producing wind damage are possible Tuesday afternoon in the South Carolina Upstate, including areas near Greenville, Spartanburg, and Clemson. The storms are expected to develop mid-afternoon and become widely scattered by early evening. The...

FULL INTERVIEW: Hope Blackley

June 18, 2019 - Posted in Women Vision SC by Linda O'Bryon
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District Director, Office of U.S. Representative William Timmons (SC-04) Former Spartanburg County Clerk of Court Hope Blackley defines leadership as “making other leaders.” “It’s really that simple. I’m only as good as my team. And if my team isn’t good, then I’m not good...

YOGA MINUTES | Alignment

June 18, 2019 - Posted in Yoga in Practice by Stacey Millner-Collins
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During yoga a commonly practiced vinyasa or flow, is moving from downward facing dog to cobra pose. Since we practice this transition so frequently it is important to align the upper body to avoid straining or injuring your shoulders. Alma is here to demonstrate the proper...

Ham Operators Ready to Provide Emergency Communications in the Event of Crises

June 18, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Tut Underwood
Ham radio operator Warren Rickey calls amateur operators statewide in SC HEART's weekly training exercise.  The group was founded to provide emergency communications when a disaster destroys phone and Internet capabilities.

When a disaster strikes, communications may become spotty or even gone completely. Cell phone towers may be down, land lines even disrupted, and if the Internet is offline, there goes email. Keeping communications open for hospitals and other health care facilities during...

SC Lede: Let Them Eat Fried Fish

June 18, 2019 - Posted in This Week in South Carolina by Sean Birch
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On this episode of South Carolina Lede , host Gavin Jackson is joined by the Post and Courier's Caitlin Byrd to discuss the latest South Carolina 2020 poll numbers and recap the recent Black Economic Alliance forum in Charleston. They also preview two major political events...

Part 6: From Whence They Came | Beyond Barbados

June 17, 2019 - Posted in Carolina Stories by Dave Adams
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Gullah is the blending of all the cultures that came together during that horrible time in human history called the Transatlantic Slave Trade. The connection between Barbados and South Carolina is still prevalent today, especially in the Lowcountry: everything from the...

TWISC: 'Grace Will Lead Us Home'

June 17, 2019 - Posted in This Week in South Carolina by Sean Scott
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Pulitzer-Prize winning journalist Jennifer Berry Hawe talks with host Gavin Jackson about her new book "Grace Will Lead Us Home." Highlights: This year is the fourth anniversary of the Charleston church shooting at Mother Emanuel A.M.E. Church Former Gov. Nikki Haley...

"Charlie's Place" wins Emmy award

June 17, 2019 - Posted in Carolina Stories
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COLUMBIA, S.C. – The National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences Southeast chapter on Saturday held the 45th Annual Southeast Emmy Awards ceremony in Buckhead, Ga. At the event, South Carolina Educational Television (SCETV) received an Emmy award for Best Historical/...

South Carolina ETV accepting nominations for women of vision

June 17, 2019 - Posted in Women Vision SC
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COLUMBIA, S.C. – South Carolina Educational Television (SCETV) today announced that the network is currently accepting nominations for year two of its “Women Vision SC” initiative. All nominations are to be submitted by July 17. A panel of judges will then vote on the...

Preparation | Endowment Intern Laura-Ellen

June 17, 2019 - Posted in ETV Endowment Interns by Laura-Ellen Adair
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Week 2 has been all about preparation, whether that’s preparing marketing strategies for an upcoming meeting, or arranging interviews and locations for filming. No matter the length, every piece of content needs some kind of pre-planning. This past week I've been helping to...

Made Here | All-Natural Extracts

June 17, 2019 - Posted in Digital by RoseCatherine James
Excellent Extracts

Excellent Extracts is a small business in Rock Hill, S.C. that makes food-safe extracts for cooking, baking, drinks, and more. Owner Casandra Merwin describes how her passion for living a clean, healthy lifestyle came when her stepson entered her life. She explains, “Before...

SC Business Update from John "Swampfox" Warner

June 17, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Alfred Turner
John Warner

John Warner For a weekly update of the entrepreneurial activity in South Carolina, Mike Switzer talks with John Warner, co-founder of Accessible Diagnostics and the Swampfox Facebook page, based in Greenville, S.C.

State of the Season: Quiet Now, Uncertainty Looms Later

June 15, 2019 - Posted in Weather by Jeff Huffman
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The Tropical Atlantic Ocean is quiet, which is typical for mid-June. However, uncertainty looms on how busy the season may become by August. Please note: Meteorologists from the South Carolina Emergency Information Network will publish an update on the state of the...

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