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Big Golf Celebrates Golden Anniversary at Hilton Head

March 28, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Mike Switzer
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Most people are aware that golf is big business in South Carolina. But you may not know that our state’s premiere men’s professional golf tournament is celebrating its 50th anniversary in just twelve more days. Mike Switzer interviews Steve Wilmot, tournament director for...

Polinating Pawpaws

March 28, 2018 - Posted in Making it Grow by Amanda McNulty
Making It Grow Minute

Hello Gardeners, I’m Amanda McNulty with Clemson Extension and Making It Grow . Many fruit crops need insects as pollinators. Peaches, apples, blueberries, and watermelons use different species of bees, sometime native and sometimes the Imported European Honeybee, to...

A Red Bellied Snake in the Backyard

March 28, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Alfred Turner
Red Bellied Snake.

These small snakes are pretty common in backyards.

"L" is for Lynch, Patrick Nelson (1817-1882)

March 28, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Alfred Turner
South Carolina From A to Z

Credit SC Public Radio “L” is for Lynch, Patrick Nelson (1817-1882). Clergyman, diplomat. Lynch was born in Ireland. His family immigrated to South Carolina in 1819 and settled in Cheraw. Bishop John England educated Lynch in his boys’ academy in Charleston and then sent...

"This Old House" Rehabs Classic Charleston Home

March 27, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Alfred Turner
This house on Hassel Street in Charleston got a makeover for the popular PBS program "This Old House."

The popular series "This Old House" has been a fixture on PBS since 1980. It has filmed in many locations across the country, and now it has come to South Carolina. The show recently shot the renovation of a classic single-wide home in Charleston for broadcast beginning...

A Chef's Life Garners Emmy Nominations

March 27, 2018 - Posted in SCETV by Glenn Rawls
Chef Vivian Howard

SCETV’s national presentation A Chef’s Life has garnered three Daytime Emmy® nominations. The show has been nominated for Outstanding Culinary Program, Best Directing (Cynthia Hill), and Outstanding Culinary Host (Vivian Howard). The awards will be announced April 29, 2018...

March For Our Lives: South Carolina State House

March 27, 2018 - Posted in Palmetto Scene by Kaitlyn Park
students demonstrating for March For Our Lives at South Carolina State House

On March 24, 2018, students, parents, teachers and community members gathered at the corner of Calhoun and Sumter Streets in South Carolina's capital, Columbia, S.C. to march and advocate for gun control legislation as a part of the March For Our Lives. The rally ended at...

State House Daybook: March 27, 2018

March 27, 2018 - Posted in This Week in South Carolina by Gavin Jackson
State House

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...

Town of Bennettsville

March 27, 2018 - Posted in ETV Shorts by Tabitha Safdi
Town of Bennetsville

Bennettsville, located in South Carolina's Pee Dee region, is a symbol of past American grace and charm. With one of the oldest courthouses in the state, there are tons to see and do in this historical town.

Narrative: "It Was Like We Hit Lightning in a Bottle"

March 27, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Laura Hunsberger
Hippie Torrales in his early days as a DJ in New Jersey.

This edition of Narrative features an interview with Columbia resident Hippie Torrales , who came of age in New Jersey with the dream of becoming a professional DJ. By age 20 he was mainstay of the New Jersey club scene, opening one of the biggest clubs of the era, Zanzibar...

How Will New Tax Law Affect HSA's?

March 27, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Mike Switzer
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By now, most people have a basic understanding about the new tax law and how it’ll impact their 2018 tax returns. But one area that hasn’t gotten as much attention in local or national news is the new law’s possible effect on Health Savings Accounts. Our next guest says the...

SC Lede: 1 Liquor Bill Split 6 Ways

March 27, 2018 - Posted in This Week in South Carolina by Gavin Jackson
Gavin Jackson (l) speaks with Russ McKinney on Monday, March 26, 2018.

On this edition of South Carolina Lede , host Gavin Jackson is joined by South Carolina Public Radio's own statehouse reporter Russ McKinney to discuss proposed legislation to increase the number of licenses liquor store owners can have statewide. We also look at the most...

Balls of Silk

March 27, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Alfred Turner
Basilica Orbweaver with Egg Sacks.

A listener in West Columbia finds silk covered "balls" hanging from a tree limb.

Research about Depression during Medical Education & Training

March 27, 2018 - Posted in SCETV Health by Bobbi Conner
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This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Connie Guille about research related to depression during medical education and medical training. Dr. Guille is an Associate Professor in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at MUSC and she was the lead researcher on...

March for Our Lives: Moments From Across South Carolina

March 26, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Thelisha Eaddy
March for Our Lives Demonstrators in North Charleston, SC

As thousands of students, teachers and supporters gathered in the nation’s capital Saturday for the March for Our Lives rally, thousands more gathered in cities across South Carolina to join the collective voice of teens and young Americans demanding greater gun control...