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SC Lede: COVID-19 — Halloween Maskerade

October 27, 2020 - Posted in News by Gavin Jackson
People outside of the South Carolina Statehouse hold silhouettes during the annual Silent Witness ceremony

This episode of the South Carolina Lede for October 27, 2020, features: the voices of voters from around the state a week out from Election Day; a look at efforts to prevent domestic violence in South Carolina; the importance of getting the flu vaccine is this winter; and...

Ghost caught in photograph: USS Yorktown

October 26, 2020 - Posted in Local by Mark Adams
Mark Adams shows the outline of the ghost

SCETV Producer/Director, Mark Adams, revisited the USS Yorktown at Patriots Point to take a new look at the ghost photos he took on the ship in 2014. He filmed in that hallway and explained where and how the photos were taken, what he did to enhance the photos to see the...

Zeta Could Bring Heavy Rain To Parts Of South Carolina Late This Week

October 26, 2020 - Posted in Weather by Ray Hawthorne
Hurricane Zeta

3pm ET / 2pm CT Update: Huricane hunters found winds up to 80 mph on their most recent pass through Zeta's center, making it the eleventh hurricane of the 2020 season. There were no other changes from the National Hurricane Center at that time, but Hurricane Watches are...

Seasonal Flu during the Pandemic

October 26, 2020 - Posted in Health by Bobbi Conner
Dr. Scott Curry

This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Scott Curry about the seasonal flu and flu vaccine this year. Dr. Curry is an Assistant Professor of Infectious Diseases and an Epidemiologist at MUSC. Listen to the story... Health Focus is a production of the Medical University of...

SC Lede: Your Vote And You — Practicing Safe Voting

October 24, 2020 - Posted in News by Gavin Jackson
Richland County Sheriff Leon Lott (l), Columbia Mayor Steven Benjamin (c), and Columbia Police Chief Skip Holbrook (r)

This episode of the South Carolina Lede for October 24, 2020, features a look at the security threats facing the November 3 election, what local officials in one county are doing to prevent any issues on Election Day, a discussion on the importance of rural broadband...

Making a Fall Flower Arrangement

October 23, 2020 - Posted in Home by Sean Flynn
Fall Container

Clemson Extension Agent and host of "Making It Grow" Amanda McNulty shows how she creates Fall flower arrangements using a green pumpkin as the container.

Tropical Disturbance In Caribbean Showing Signs Of Development

October 23, 2020 - Posted in Weather by Ray Hawthorne
Tropical Outlook

An area of disturbed weather between Cuba and Jamaica has an increasing chance of developing into the season’s next tropical depression some time this weekend, increasing the flood risk across parts of South Florida. Images from satellite are showing a better-defined system...

SC Lede: Trail Bites — Back On The Campaign Trail

October 22, 2020 - Posted in News by Gavin Jackson
Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) holds a rally in Columbia, SC, on October 17, 2020.

Leading up to the 2020 election, the 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 October 22, 2020, host Gavin Jackson is...

Cross Catfishing | Go For It

October 21, 2020 - Posted in Local by Tabitha Safdi
Cross Catfishing | Go For It

You’ll never know if you like something until you’ve tried it, right? Cast your line with Devyn as she discovers the delights of fishing the waters of Lake Moultrie. #SCETVdigital

The Legend of Healing Springs Keeps Pilgrims Coming Back for More...Water

October 21, 2020 - Posted in Local by Linda Nunez
Standpipes built for the springs makes it easier to fill up

There’s a humble little piece of land in Blackville South Carolina. For generations, local families and travelers from across the country have been making the trek here to Healing Springs. Historical records that date back to 1770, as well as Barnwell County locals, state...

Park Circle Creamery | Backroad Bites

October 20, 2020 - Posted in Culture by Leslie Leonard
Park Circle Creamery | Backroad Bites

Located off the banks of the Cooper River in North Charleston, Park Circle Creamery is all about serving “spoonfuls of smiles.” On this episode of Backroad Bites: Take-Out Edition , we discover what it takes to make handcrafted ice cream and how small businesses have come...

Film screening held at Beaufort, S.C. drive-in theater

October 20, 2020 - Posted in SCETV by Jeremy Cauthen
Gullah Roots

Although the ongoing pandemic has made community engagement activities a challenge, a recent event hosted by South Carolina ETV (SCETV) and the ETV Endowment of South Carolina (Endowment) shows that they are not impossible. On the evening of Tuesday, Oct. 6, more than 80...

SC Lede: COVID-19 — AirBRB

October 20, 2020 - Posted in News by Gavin Jackson
Democratic Senate candidate Jaime Harrison casts his in-person absentee ballot

This episode of the South Carolina Lede for October 20, 2020, features: a look at two new grant programs to help businesses dealing with economic impacts of the pandemic; an update on the economic head winds affecting one of our state’s top industries; comments from Dr...

Lawmakers Rally for Broadband, Yet Affordability Remains an Issue

October 19, 2020 - Posted in Health by Joy Banala and Tabitha Safdi
Matt Hiatt with PCC looking at Broadband maps.

In South Carolina, many children were unable to participate in online schooling when the global pandemic struck earlier this year. Similarly, hundreds of thousands of people in the Palmetto State could not receive telehealth services or work remotely because they lacked...

Tropical Depression 27 Forms And Could Become A Hurricane Offshore Later This Week

October 19, 2020 - Posted in Weather by Athena Masson
Tropical Depression 27 Cone

Tropical Depression 27 formed early Monday morning about 720 miles southeast of Bermuda. The depression does not pose any risk to the east coast of the United States, for now. A blocking high pressure to the north of the system is preventing it from traveling northward into...