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Septima Clark

February 13, 2020 - Posted in SC Hall of Fame by Jackie Johnson
Septima Clark

Septima Poinsette Clark was known as the “Queen Mother” or “Grandmother” of the Civil Rights Movement in the United States. Martin Luther King, Jr., commonly referred to Ms. Clark, as “The Mother of the Movement”. Born in Charleston, SC, in 1898, Septima’s life was greatly...

SC Lede: Fear and Loathing on the Trail in South Carolina

February 12, 2020 - Posted in This Week in South Carolina by Gavin Jackson
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After the debacle in Iowa the Democratic playing field was incredibly murky and hard to read, BUT, thanks to New Hampshire, we finally have some real results to work with! Host Gavin Jackson is joined by The Associated Press' Meg Kinnard and The Post and Courier's Jamie...

Scribble: Don't look for opportunities; try to create opportunities

February 12, 2020 - Posted in Digital by Scribble
Notes on Innovation from Srikanth Pilla

Srikanth Pilla is a man of many degrees — receiving his B.S., M.S., and a Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering before attending Stanford University to complete his postdoctoral training. He worked as an assistant scientist at the Wisconsin Institute for Discovery, the University...

Final Bout of Rain Arriving Before Drier Weekend

February 12, 2020 - Posted in Weather by Ray Hawthorne
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Update as of 8:30 AM Thursday A line of strong thunderstorms, which prompted The National Weather Service to issue Severe Thunderstorm Warnings for Anderson, Pickens, and Oconee counties early Thursday morning, is moving eastward through the Upstate. Strong winds in the...

South Carolina ETV to air documentary depicting success stories of democratic political reform

February 12, 2020 - Posted in SCETV by Jeremy Cauthen
The Democracy Rebellion

On March 19 at 10 p.m., South Carolina ETV (SCETV) will air " The Democracy Rebellion: A Reporter's Notebook with Hedrick Smith ." In the one-hour film, Smith, a veteran, Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter, travels the country looking for positive stories of democratic...

Home Remedies for Longer Lasting Cut Flowers

February 12, 2020 - Posted in Making it Grow by Sean Flynn
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With Valentine’s Day coming up, "Making It Grow" visits with Clemson University Associate Professor Dr. Jim Faust and he shows us an experiment he did with his students using home remedies to make roses last longer in your vase!

State House Daybook Feb. 12, 2020

February 12, 2020 - Posted in This Week in South Carolina by Gavin Jackson
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State House Daybook provides you with the information you need to navigate the South Carolina General Assembly. Each edition provides a snapshot of the legislative day with meeting schedules, agendas, news and other resources in one place. Follow reporter Gavin Jackson's...

Making SC More Bicycle Friendly

February 12, 2020 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Alfred Turner
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As our state continues to look for ways to attract the best and brightest workforce, quality of life is certainly important. One aspect of that that is showing up on a lot of millenials’ checklists is a bicycle-friendly environment. And our next guest’s organization is...

A Brief Lull in the Rain, But More Expected This Week

February 11, 2020 - Posted in Weather by Ray Hawthorne
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Update as of 3:00 PM Tuesday: The National Weather Service has canceled the Flash Flood Watch it had in effect over the Upstate. Scattered showers or an isolated strong thunderstorm are still possible Tuesday evening thanks to the passage of a weak front. Overall, a brief...

Cecil Williams Civil Rights Museum

February 11, 2020 - Posted in Palmetto Scene 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...

February 11 is International Day of Women and Girls in Science

February 11, 2020 - Posted in Digital by Ty Moody
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There has been a significant gender gap throughout the years in the areas of science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) all over the world. Women have made tremendous progress, but still remain under-represented in these fields. On December 22, 2015, the United...

State House Daybook: Feb. 11, 2020

February 11, 2020 - Posted in This Week in South Carolina by Gavin Jackson
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State House Daybook provides you with the information you need to navigate the South Carolina General Assembly. Each edition provides a snapshot of the legislative day with meeting schedules, agendas, news and other resources in one place. Follow reporter Gavin Jackson's...

Valentine's Day on SCETV PBS Kids

February 10, 2020 - Posted in SCETV
Happy Valentine's Day

Just in time for Valentine's Day, explore brand new episodes from the following shows below. For fun activities, visit the Valentine's Day page on PBS Kids. DINOSAUR TRAIN Love Day/A New Leaf Monday, February 10, 12:00 pm on SCETV Tiny wakes up feeling a little sad and...

Fine + Street Artist Cedric Umoja | Original SC

February 10, 2020 - Posted in Digital 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...

Cardiology Connection Keeps Care Local for Hampton Family

February 10, 2020 - Posted in SCETV by John Lewis
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Andrea Robinson is a self-described workaholic. He says he took a lot of pride in his job leading a construction crew. When his doctor told him that he needed to slow down for the sake of his health, he didn’t want to listen. “I was hard-headed and I kind of overdid it,”...

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