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Ground Nesting Bees Can't Sting

March 23, 2018 - Posted in Making it Grow by Alfred Turner
Making It Grow Minute

Credit SC Public Radio Hello Gardeners, I’m Amanda McNulty with Clemson Extension and Making It Grow . The solitary, ground nesting bees that emerge as adults in the spring often cause alarm to people who don’t understand their behavior. Although there may be a hundred...

The Red Bellied Woodpecker

March 23, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Alfred Turner
A female Red Bellied Woodpecker.

The Red Bellied Woodpecker was first described by naturalists in the colony of Carolina. Its scientific name is Melanerpes carolinus.

PBS TeacherLine Offers Spring Courses on a New Platform and for 20% Off!

March 22, 2018 - Posted in Education by Kathy Finger
PBS Teacherline graphic offering 20 percent off TeacherLine courses in March and April

PBS TeacherLine is offering its spring professional development courses on a new platform, Canvas, AND with a 20% discount offer to boot! With the change to Canvas, learners will see improved course navigation and easier access to videos embedded in the course. The new...

ETV Endowment Meet & Greet with New SCETV President & CEO Anthony Padgett

March 22, 2018 - Posted in SCETV Regionals by Kaitlyn Cannon
Mr. Padgett addressing the crowd.

The room was full—with more than 65 local residents—as SCETV’s new President and CEO, Anthony Padgett, took the stage at the ETV Endowment Meet & Greet this past Monday at the Family Trust Federal Credit Union in Rock Hill, S.C. Hosted by Dick McCoy, David Vipperman,...

Gubernatorial Primary Debates Announced

March 22, 2018 - Posted in SCETV by Glenn Rawls
South Carolina Gubernatorial Primary Debates

South Carolina ETV and the Charleston Post and Courier will host gubernatorial primary election debates this spring. The debates will be held in conjunction with the state’s Democratic and Republican parties, and will be broadcast statewide on SCETV and SC Public Radio...

State at a Standstill for Method of Executing Condemned Criminals

March 22, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Tut Underwood
an electric chair

South Carolina has two methods of executing condemned criminals: lethal injection and electrocution. But because convicted prisoners are allowed to choose between them, almost all will choose lethal injection (the last electrocution in the state was in 2008). This presents...

Lucile Godbold

March 22, 2018 - Posted in SC Hall of Fame
Lucile Godbold

Lucile "Miss Ludy" Ellerbe Godbold (1900-1981) is a distinguished American athlete and educator from Estill, South Carolina. Her accomplishments paved the way for female athletes around the world. This nine minute piece chronicles her successes using a vast array of...

State House Daybook: March 22, 2018

March 22, 2018 - Posted in This Week in South Carolina by Gavin Jackson
Statehouse

This Week in South Carolina: In Session provides you with the information you need to navigate the South Carolina General Assembly during the legislative session. Each edition provides a snapshot of the legislative day with meeting schedules, agendas, news and other...

Types of Ground Nesting Bees

March 22, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Amanda McNulty
Making It Grow Minute

Hello Gardeners, I’m Amanda McNulty with Clemson Extension and Making It Grow . The small ground nesting bees fall into several categories – mining bees, orchard bees, or digger bees are among them, and all are important pollinators. They are absolutely no threat to humans...

Two Varieties of Water Snakes

March 22, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Alfred Turner
NatureNotes

Credit SC Public Radio A listener finds two varieties of Northern Water Snake sunning together.

Women’s History & National Nutrition Month + SC Day Resources on Knowitall

March 21, 2018 - Posted in Education by Mimi Wortham-Brown
Images from content featured on Knowitall in march 2018 Womens History, National Nutrition Month and South Carolina Day

Knowitall brings you an abundance of content for Women’s History and National Nutrition Month —and it’s all so easy to locate—just a few clicks away! We also have numerous resources for South Carolina Day . See below for details! We hope you’ll enjoy exploring—and please...

Firefighter Tries to Save Lives in the Classroom

March 21, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Victoria Hansen
Christan Rainey working as a firefighter in North Charleston

When Christan Rainey isn't putting out flames and saving lives as a North Charleston firefighter, he's busy warning teens about the potential dangers of dating and domestic violence. The 33 year-old knows such violence all too well. His mother and four siblings were shot to...

Producers of Downton Abbey Premiere New Series…Jamestown

March 21, 2018 - Posted in SCETV by Tabitha Safdi
Jamestown

Coming exclusively to PBS Masterpiece Amazon Channel AND SCETV Passport starting this Friday, March 23, 2018 is the new series Jamestown. From the producers of Downton Abbey this new dramatic series follows the lives of three courageous, dynamic women who decide to leave...

SC Town Highlights Inclusion through Theatre

March 21, 2018 - Posted in Palmetto Scene by Tabitha Safdi
Greenwood Community Theatre's Penguin Project

Greenwood Community Theatre took on an important project last fall. It’s a theatre project called the Penguin Project. Plays performed by the Penguin Project provide young artists that are differently abled (including Down syndrome, cerebral palsy, autism, intellectual...

State House Daybook March 21, 2018

March 21, 2018 - Posted in This Week in South Carolina by Gavin Jackson
Staethouse

This Week in South Carolina: In Session provides you with the information you need to navigate the South Carolina General Assembly during the legislative session. Each edition provides a snapshot of the legislative day with meeting schedules, agendas, news and other...

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