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The History of Vereen Memorial Gardens

February 14, 2020 - Posted in Local by Brandie Perron
Vereen Memorial Gardens

There are many hidden gems in Horry County and one happens to be just off the beaten path in Little River. The Vereen Memorial Gardens provide a treasure trove of history and family descendants have preserved the property, so visitors can experience the area as it once was.

Cecil Williams Civil Rights Museum

February 11, 2020 - Posted in Local by Ricky Taylor
Exhibit from Cecil Williams Civil Rights Museum

Cecil Williams is perhaps the most well known photographer of the South Carolina civil rights movement. His photos have been featured in books, magazines, newspapers and even movies have captured many of seminal events which helped to shape this history. Although he has...

Fine + Street Artist Cedric Umoja | Original SC

February 10, 2020 - Posted in Local by Tabitha Safdi
Cedric Umoja is a hybrid--Western and Southern. He was born and partly raised in California but moved to South Carolina after hi

Cedric Umoja is a hybrid--Western and Southern. He was born and partly raised in California but moved to South Carolina after high school. He was drawn to art at an early age with hip-hop and comic books being his biggest influence. Today, his work is influenced by graffiti...

Porgy and Bess: The Untold Stories

February 7, 2020 - Posted in Local by Ricky Taylor
Porgy and Bess

Though it premiered in the 1930s, the world-famous opera "Porgy and Bess" did not receive its debut production in Charleston, South Carolina–the city of its birth–until 1970, due to segregation laws. "When Porgy Came Home" offers a glimpse at the people and the culture that...

Gullah Bible

February 7, 2020 - Posted in Local by Ricky Taylor
Gullah Bible

South Carolina has a rich Gullah culture in the state’s Lowcountry. Many of the Gullah people adopted Christianity, but the laws, for hundreds of years, prohibited them from learning to read. It was a law that did not allow them to fully appreciate the word. Today that has...

Female Fitness in Business

February 5, 2020 - Posted in Local by Ricky Taylor
Female Fitness in Business

Every new year many pledge to improve their health and fitness routines. Unfortunately, exercising and eating healthily can at times be quite challenging. In this story, take a look at a group of ladies who have found a way to turn their passion for health and fitness into...

Aerial Fitness

February 4, 2020 - Posted in Local by Jackie Johnson
Tamela Hastie

Did you ever think you could do your daily workout, while being suspended in the air? Tamela Hastie is a fitness instructor who coaches South Carolinians in an activity that has taken the Palmetto State by storm…Aerial Fitness. Hastie has perfected the three-dimensional...

Swing Bridge Operator Stephen Brown | Original SC

February 3, 2020 - Posted in Local by Tabitha Safdi
Swing Bridge Operator Stephen Brown

Stephen Brown is a swing bridge operator working in Beaufort, S.C. At a young 66 years old, Mr. Brown told us stories of growing up in Beaufort, his 35 years with the fire department and his love for the bridge. He left us with words of wisdom, that you can do anything if...

Goat Yoga: From Om to Awe!

January 27, 2020 - Posted in Local by Lynn Cornfoot
Goat Yoga

The fitness industry is big business and is constantly changing, in order to make exercise fun. One yoga studio in Columbia is switching things up by trading Om to Awe. Watch the full episode: Health and Wellness in the New Year

Artist Jim Victor | Original SC

January 27, 2020 - Posted in Local by Tabitha Safdi
Jim Victor

Jim Victor is an abstract painter living in Mt. Pleasant, SC. He started drawing and painting during his school years when he became intrigued by the works of the world's greatest artists. When a local department store had a sale on art books Jim "bought them all!" Victor...

Take SCETV and SC Public Radio with you, wherever you go!

January 7, 2020 - Posted in Local by Julia Roach
SCETV anywhere

In this era of technology, information has never been easier to get. As a means of providing you with accurate, timely information on all things South Carolina, the SCETV app was created for you! This is a great tool that provides easy access to content from SCETV. Want to...

The Angel Tree

December 18, 2019 - Posted in Local by Brandie Perron
angel tree

During the holiday season, the iconic red kettle is synonymous with the Salvation Army. Did you know that it’s been around since the late 1800s? Captain Joseph McFee started the tradition in 1891 to help to provide a free Christmas dinner for those in need. Today these...

Mary Whyte's "We the People" at City Gallery

December 18, 2019 - Posted in Local by Libby Dallis
We the People: Portraits of Veterans in America

In 2010, internationally renowned artist Mary Whyte set out on an inspirational seven-year mission to paint fifty large-scale watercolor portraits of current-day American veterans. On October 25, ETV captured the opening reception of this extraordinary exhibit and some of...

Vocational Rehabilitation—the Best Kept Secret in SC

December 3, 2019 - Posted in Local by Xiao Yu
Vocational Rehabilitation

For more than 90 years, South Carolina Vocational Rehabilitation (VR) has been bringing South Carolinians with disabilities and employers together. The mission of VR is to prepare and assist eligible South Carolinians with disabilities to achieve and maintain competitive...

What Makes South Carolina Oysters So Delicious?

November 27, 2019 - Posted in Local by Sean Flynn
oysters

Amanda visits Hudson's Seafood House in Hilton Head to find out why South Carolina oysters are the best in the world

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