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Barkley wins Civic Leadership Award

January 31, 2020 - Posted in This Week in South Carolina by Aimee Crouch
Nella Barkley

The 2019 David Wilkins Civic Leadership Award, an initiative of The Riley Institute at Furman University, was given to Charlestonian Nella Barkley. Barkley, a community leader for much of her life, has always looked for ways to improve the lives of South Carolinians.

Simrill honored with Legislative Leadership Award

January 31, 2020 - Posted in This Week in South Carolina by Aimee Crouch
Gary Simrill

For the last 15 years, The Riley Institute at Furman University has recognized a state legislator with the David Wilkins Legislative Award. Named for the former Speaker of the House and U.S. Ambassador to Canada, the award is given to a legislator who shows leadership,...

President's Corner Monthly Newsletter, February 2020

January 31, 2020 - Posted in SCETV by Anthony Padgett
Miles Davis

Dear Viewers and Listeners: In February, we celebrate Black History Month with programming that highlights the talents and achievements of African Americans. Our own Carolina Stories series focuses on photographer Richard Samuel Roberts and jazz trumpeter Dizzy Gillespie ;...

S.C. Senate Continues Debate on School Improvement Bill

January 31, 2020 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Russ McKinney
SC Senate in session on January 30, 2020.

Teacher Bill of Rights Defeated When the State Senate re-convenes next week it will begin its’ third week of debate on an omnibus School Improvement Bill. For the past two years it’s been the General Assembly’s first priority. It aims to update an array of state policies to...

State House Daybook: Jan. 30, 2020

January 30, 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...

Andrew Pickens

January 30, 2020 - Posted in SC Hall of Fame
Andrew Pickens

Watch an eight minute biography of the life of American Revolution militia leader and US Congressman, General Andrew Pickens. Through the use of available archival materials, scholar interviews, and historical illustrations this program details Pickens' military...

38th SE Wildlife Expo Coming Feb 14-16

January 30, 2020 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Mike Switzer
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Our state’s tourism season is about to kick off with more than 40,000 people expected to attend an annual event in the Lowcountry celebrating the art and sport of wildlife. Mike Switzer interviews John Powell, executive director of the Southeastern Wildlife Exposition...

EOC: Win free tickets to a USC home basketball game

January 29, 2020 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Martin's Math Club graphic from Education Oversight Committee

The fourth season of "Martin's Math Club," a partnership with University of South Carolina Head Men's Basketball Coach Frank Martin and the University of South Carolina Athletics Department, is well underway. This is the fourth year of the program which promotes the...

February 2020 ETV program highlights

January 29, 2020 - Posted in Education by Jonathan Faulk
Image from NOVA - Polar Extremes

SCETV PBS Kids, our 24/7 PBS KIDS channel, is our .4 channel with antenna. Also, stream online at scetv.org/kids and through our SCETV app in the KIDS tab. With videos and games at your fingertips, kids can take all of the PBS educational shows wherever they go.

Viking Video: A Platform for Featuring Student Talent

January 29, 2020 - Posted in Education by Adam J. Babcock
students and supervisor in broadcast control booth

From our Educator Guest Blogger Series In March of 2016, the Spartanburg community voted to support construction of a new elementary, middle and high school in District Seven. Since then, Spartanburg High School has awaited its new campus. Spanning 177 acres, the new future...

SC Lede: Trail Bites — Pete Buttigieg Has Breakfast With The Lede

January 29, 2020 - Posted in This Week in South Carolina by Gavin Jackson
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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 January 29, 2020, host Gavin Jackson...

PBS Kids premieres new episodes in February

January 29, 2020 - Posted in SCETV
ODD SQUAD

The ODD SQUAD Returns ODD SQUAD kicks off season 3 with a one-hour special, ODD SQUAD: ODD BEGINNINGS on President’s Day, Monday, February 17 at 8 a.m. and 4:30 p.m .; repeats Friday, February 21 at 7 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. ODD SQUAD: Season 3 will introduce an all-new cast of...

SC African American History Calendar: February Honoree – Reubin Bookert

January 29, 2020 - Posted in Digital by Andrew Davis
SC African American History Calendar:  February Honoree – Reubin Bookert

Rear Admiral Reubin B. Bookert is a native of Columbia, S.C. He graduated from C.A. Johnson High School in 1968 and North Carolina A&T State University with a B.S. degree. He also earned degrees in National Security and Strategic Studies from the Naval War College and a...

This Week in South Carolina Interviews Mayor Pete Buttigieg

January 29, 2020 - Posted in This Week in South Carolina by Gavin Jackson
This Week in SC Host Gavin Jackson talks to Democrat presidential candidate, Pete Buttigieg

Mayor Pete Buttigieg recently sat down with Gavin Jackson, host of "This Week in South Carolina," after a two-day swing through South Carolina. The following is an edited transcript of that conversation. Gavin Jackson: You get this question a lot, and I know you're working...

State House Daybook: Jan. 29, 2020

January 29, 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...

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