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Inez Tenenbaum | Women Vision SC Podcast

May 14, 2019 - Posted in Local by Linda O'Bryon
Inez Tenenbaum

Inez Tenenbaum practices law at Wyche, P.A. in Columbia and Greenville. She is the former Chairman of the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, and the former Superintendent of Education for South Carolina. Inez Tenenbaum entered law school in her 30s. She cashed out her...

Learning History Through Excavation

May 9, 2019 - Posted in Local by Brandie Perron
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Coastal Carolina University and Brookgreen Gardens are partnering to provide students hands-on experience with conducting archeological research on historic plantation sites. Dr. David Palmer and his anthropology and geology students are excavating an area where former...

Anita Singleton-Prather | Women Vision SC Podcast

May 7, 2019 - Posted in Local by Linda O'Bryon
Anita Singleton-Prather

Also known as Aunt Pearlie Sue, Singleton-Prather is an educator, storyteller, and historian of the Gullah culture. Anita Singleton-Prather grew up thinking she would study law and become a civil rights attorney. Instead she became a master storyteller, author and educator...

The Future of Smart Cities

May 6, 2019 - Posted in Local by Libby Dallis
Mt. Pleasant

Recently, the International City/County Management Association (ICMA) met in Greenville to discuss the future of local governments and how they thrive in the evolving world of technology. We learn the future of these towns and how one of South Carolina’s fastest growing...

City-wide Greenville Art Project | PBS Newshour Student Reporting Labs

May 6, 2019 - Posted in Local by Kaitlyn Cannon
Butterflies

Artist Yuri Tsuzuki created The Butterfly project, which is an art project that emcompasses the entire City of Greenvile, and which took her five years to complete. It was just finished last year. Tsuzuki mentions how the City of Greenville used to be a textile community,...

Chief Justice (Ret.) Jean H. Toal | Women Vision SC Podcast

April 30, 2019 - Posted in Local by Linda O'Bryon
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Who are some of South Carolina’s leading women in the fields of business, government, public service, and the arts? What was their personal journey to success and what common themes helped them develop a vision for achievement? South Carolina Public Radio and SCETV's Women...

The 'Did You Know' History of Piracy in South Carolina

April 29, 2019 - Posted in Local by Erich Nuzum
Blackbeard

Some of the most famous pirates known throughout the world, even in modern day, have close ties to South Carolina! In the golden age of piracy (1670-1720) Charleston S.C. was a hub for pirates such as Blackbeard, and Stede Bonnet to sell their stolen goods, and was the...

The Sumter Farmers Market | Making It Grow

April 25, 2019 - Posted in Local by Sean Flynn
Sumter Farmers Market

The Sumter Farmers Market is open from April 5 to November 22 from 1pm to 6pm on the campus of University of South Carolina Sumter!

ETV Carolinas Hosts Annual Science Bowl

April 23, 2019 - Posted in Local by Kaitlyn Cannon
ETV Carolinas Annual Science Bowl

Chatter can be heard throughout the hallways of ETV Carolinas as 5th-grade students excitedly make their way into the studio. They rush to their seats, surrounded by three studio cameras and studio lights shining down on their faces. This isn't a scene they're used to, but...

Children Play a Big Role at Hilton Head PGA Tournament

April 18, 2019 - Posted in Local by Holly Bounds Jackson
Children have lots of fun to choose from at RBC Heritage on Hilton Head

The annual PGA tournament held for half a century on Hilton Head Island is a big attraction, not just for long-time golf fans, but for budding ones, too. Each year the tournament seems to add more activities aimed at kids and incorporates ways they can interact with the...

JoAnn Turnquist | Women Vision SC

April 15, 2019 - Posted in Local by Linda O'Bryon
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President & CEO, Central Carolina Community Foundation Former Chair, Richland County Library JoAnn Turnquist has held leadership positions with the Clorox Company, Procter and Gamble and JohnsonDiversey. She moved from the corporate world to the world of philanthropy...

South Carolina Chief Justice (Ret.) Jean Hoefer Toal | Women Vision SC

April 12, 2019 - Posted in Local by Linda O'Bryon
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Former Chief Justice, South Carolina Supreme Court Former South Carolina Representative, representing Richland County South Carolina Chief Justice (Ret.) Jean Hoefer Toal has a saying, “if you get a little something, leave the ladder down and pull your sisters up the ladder...

Inez M. Tenenbaum | Women Vision SC

April 11, 2019 - Posted in Local by Linda O'Bryon
photo of Inez M. Tenenbaum smiling

Practices law at Wyche, P.A. in Columbia and Greenville Former Chairman, U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission Former South Carolina Superintendent of Education Inez Tenenbaum entered law school in her 30s. She cashed out her state retirement to pay for her first year of...

Anita Singleton-Prather | Women Vision SC

April 10, 2019 - Posted in Local by Linda O'Bryon
photo of Anita Singleton-Prather smiling

Also known as Aunt Pearlie Sue Educator, storyteller, historian on the Gullah culture Anita Singleton-Prather grew up thinking she would study law and become a civil rights attorney. Instead she became a master storyteller, author and educator. Her work has influenced civil...

Minor Mickel Shaw | Women Vision SC

April 9, 2019 - Posted in Local by Linda O'Bryon
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President, Micco, LLC Chairman of the Greenville-Spartanburg Airport Commission Minor Mickel Shaw grew up talking about business at the dinner table with her family. She said her parents always had confidence in her and felt strongly about giving back to the community...

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