Spread Your Wings | Endowment Intern Sarah

July 1, 2019 - Posted in Local by Sarah Pritchard
Carolina Day at Fort Moultrie

Flying far away from here is about the last thing I want to do right now, but alas my last day at ETV is quickly approaching. I cannot believe that last week was already my sixth week with SCETV, but it was probably the best yet. On Monday, we traveled to Greenville to film...

A Brighter Future for Children in Foster Care

June 28, 2019 - Posted in Local by Aimee Crouch
Foster Care

Did you know that once a child leaves the foster care system, there is a 50% chance they will be unemployed? Or, A 25% chance they will be imprisoned? But despite these negative statistics, there are also many positive outcomes—like Krystel, a former child of foster care,...

Halfway Home | Endowment Intern Sean

June 28, 2019 - Posted in Local by Sean Scott
A woman watches former Congressman Beto O"Rourke speak at the South Carolina Democratic Party Convention on June 22, 2019

Another busy week here at SCETV as June gets ready to turn to July. My first couple of weeks may have been somewhat boring and basic, as I got situated in this internship, but the last two weeks have been nonstop excitement and fun. In last week's blog, I previewed the...

Keep Yourself Alive | Endowment Intern Sarah

June 28, 2019 - Posted in Local by Sarah Pritchard
An artifact that was found at the outbuilding site at Fort Hill. It is the body of a small porcelain doll.

Hey, all you people, keep yourself alive (or something like that). I have been insanely busy the last couple of weeks with work and keeping myself alive, which is really just a metaphor for me trying not to drown in work. “Drown” might be dramatic (it is also another...

From the Pimento Cheese to the Sweet Potato Casserole | Endowment Intern Laura-Ellen

June 27, 2019 - Posted in Local by Laura-Ellen Adair
All smiles when it comes to asking interview questions

An expression that I’ve always heard growing up in South Carolina is “from the mountains to the sea” because South Carolina is unique for its coast and mountains wrapped into one state. While we have a series in the works promoting beautiful spots around S.C., the one we’re...

Halfway Point | Endowment Intern Eli

June 25, 2019 - Posted in Local by Elias Saliba
Still taken at Beaufort National Cemetery

It is hard to believe I am almost halfway through with my summer internship here at SCETV Lowcountry. The time has flown by! I started off my fifth week by using Monday to do some preliminary research for an upcoming video project. The project will focus on giving a brief...

Minor Mickel Shaw | Women Vision SC Podcast

June 25, 2019 - Posted in Local by Linda O'Bryon
Minor Mickel Shaw

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...

An Eventful Week 4 | Endowment Intern Eli

June 21, 2019 - Posted in Local by Elias Saliba
Outside the fences of Allendale Correctional Institution

The spot next to the garage where the control truck once sat is empty. The studio where hundreds of wires and three cameras once laid is bare. It was definitely a different feeling knowing that By The River was over, but it is time to look forward to new projects and shoots...

I Want It All | Endowment Intern Sarah

June 21, 2019 - Posted in Local by Sarah Pritchard
Patina Miller in the pilot episode of the CBS hit drama Madam Secretary. She plays the role of Press Secretary Daisy Grant.

“I want it all” was what I was saying to the dozens of people I was emailing last week for information about a certain actress. I spent a lot of time sending emails to people about Patina Miller, the S.C. African American History Calendar July Honoree . Since I am in charge...

Palmetto State Politics | Endowment Intern Sean

June 20, 2019 - Posted in Local by Sean Scott
Pallbearers carry a casket with an American flag draped over it

One month in, and this has been the craziest and wildest week, by far. Last week, I wrote about how I was nervously preparing for my first real story of the summer - covering an unclaimed veteran funeral at Fort Jackson. After some early technical worries, the piece went...

Learning Every Day | Endowment Intern RoseCatherine

June 18, 2019 - Posted in Local by RoseCatherine James
Excellent Extracts

This week was spent mostly hiding behind a computer placing the final touches on my Made Here , Excellent Extracts piece, though we were able to escape the office for a few hours to film a new addition to Made Here , a digital series that explores small businesses in South...

Hope Blackley | Women Vision SC Podcast

June 18, 2019 - Posted in Local by Linda O'Bryon
Hope Blackey

District Director, Office of U.S. Representative William Timmons (SC-04) Former Spartanburg County Clerk of Court Hope Blackley defines leadership as “making other leaders.” “It’s really that simple. I’m only as good as my team. And if my team isn’t good, then I’m not good...

Preparation | Endowment Intern Laura-Ellen

June 17, 2019 - Posted in Local by Laura-Ellen Adair
Me posing in front of fun SCETV wallpaper

Week 2 has been all about preparation, whether that’s preparing marketing strategies for an upcoming meeting, or arranging interviews and locations for filming. No matter the length, every piece of content needs some kind of pre-planning. This past week I've been helping to...

Quite Content Farm

June 14, 2019 - Posted in Local by Sean Flynn
Quite Content Farm

Quite Content Farm in the heart of Camden, SC. Here, Stephanie Tetterton grows lots of produce on her farm, but keeps her family tradition going by specializing in the Shirley Hammond Multiplier Onion!

Getting the Ball Rolling | Endowment Intern Sean

June 13, 2019 - Posted in Local by Sean Scott
Host Gavin Jackson (L) speaks with Greenville News reporters Kirk Brown and Nikie Mayo (R)

Week 3 is nearing its end for me here at SCETV and I'm finally starting to get into a groove with more work each and every day. Since last week's blog, I've had a wide variety of experiences. In the last post, I mentioned the research I did for This Week in South Carolina...