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SC Lede: COVID-19 — HurriCAN YOU NOT, 2020?!

June 6, 2020 - Posted in News by Gavin Jackson
Gov. Henry McMaster press briefing on hurricane preparedness in the midst of the COVID-19 crisis.

On this episode of the South Carolina Lede for June 4, 2020, host Gavin Jackson looks at the challenges of preparing for hurricane season during the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, speaks with Sen. Tim Scott (R-SC) about George Floyd and President Donald Trump’s leadership...

Tameika Isaac Devine | Women Vision SC

June 5, 2020 - Posted in Local by Linda O'Bryon
Tameika Isaac Devine

Founding Partner at Jabber, & Isaac, P.A. Columbia City Council, 5th Term Tameika Isaac Devine was age 29 when she ran for office for the first time. She became the first African American female and the youngest person on the Columbia City Council. She recalls winning...

Cathy Hughes | Women Vision SC

June 5, 2020 - Posted in Local by Linda O'Bryon
Cathy Hughes

Publisher, The Times and Democrat Group Publisher, Lee Enterprises Shortly after Cathy Hughes joined The Times and Democrat in Orangeburg in 1972, she got a call from the society editor who said, “Cathy, The Times and Democrat’s on fire.” Hughes and her husband rushed to...

The Scoop | Connections between New York and South Carolina?

June 4, 2020 - Posted in Culture by Andrew Davis
Dizzy Gillespie

A viewer by the name of Annette Geraghty posed a question to South Carolina ETV: "Are there any connections between the states of New York and South Carolina?" At first glance, it would appear that the two states vastly differ from one another. However, after doing some...

Virtual Summer Internship | Endowment Intern Aniya

June 4, 2020 - Posted in Local by Aniya Mahaffey
Aniya Mahaffey

Monday, 16 March 2020, will be a day that I will never forget. This marks the day that changed my educational learning trajectory in an unimaginable way. In a matter of two weeks, classroom learning transitioned to an all virtual platform. As a college senior, thankfully, I...

Keisha Hawes | Women Vision SC

June 4, 2020 - Posted in Local by Linda O'Bryon
Keisha Hawes

Keisha Hawes was age 31 when she had a heart attack. She was a wife and mother, who was holding down several part-time jobs in the Charleston area to help to make ends meet. She has taken the experience of her heart attack as a way to “serve another purpose.” She said, “...

Hurricane Season Begins Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

June 4, 2020 - Posted in Weather by Tut Underwood
image of Hurricane Michael

This week is not only the beginning of hurricane season, it is Hurricane Preparedness Week in South Carolina. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) and the National Weather Service are predicting an above-normal hurricane season for 2020. NWS...

SC Lede: COVID-19 — Education On The Brink

June 4, 2020 - Posted in News by Gavin Jackson
Columbia Mayor Steve Benjamin

On this episode of the South Carolina Lede for June 4, 2020, we look at the upcoming June 9 primaries, Columbia Mayor Steve Benjamin's thoughts on local government response to COVID-19, concerns of a potential lost generation of South Carolina students, and more. The South...

Dr. Shaniece Criss | Women Vision SC

June 3, 2020 - Posted in Local by Linda O'Bryon
Dr. Shaniece Criss

Health Science Faculty Member, Furman Unversity “The world will tell you what success looks like, but truly success looks differently for different people.” The words of Dr. Shaniece Criss. She has defined her own success by fulfilling purpose in three main areas:...

The Pandemic Shifts the Supply Chain

June 3, 2020 - Posted in Business by Mike Switzer
South Carolina Business Review logo

One of the most discussed economic issues involving the aftermath of the virus crisis is what will change with our supply chain. We have already talked with some companies on this show who have changed their sourcing from China to the US. Will that shift become more...

Malissa Burnette | Women Vision SC

June 2, 2020 - Posted in Local by Linda O'Bryon
M. Malissa Burnette

Co-founder, Burnette Shutt & McDaniel, PA Malissa Burnette is an award-winning attorney and advocate for equal rights for all. She is co-founder of the Burnette Shutt & McDaniel law firm in Columbia. She waged a legal battle to change the rules and allow women to...

Concussion partnership benefits athletes at Florence school

June 2, 2020 - Posted in Health by John Lewis
McLeod Health athletic trainer Joe Cauble runs concussion test through telehealth.

Thomas Woods doesn’t remember exactly what happened during Labor Day football practice, but he’ll try to piece it together. “I remember being on the ground,” Woods says, “and my coach asking me what was wrong, and trying to explain that my head was hurting.” Woods is a...

COVID-19 Pandemic Has Potential to Create "Education Crisis for A Generation" Of SC Students

June 2, 2020 - Posted in News by Russ McKinney
School sign: "E-Learning, No School"

For the state's public schools the first of June normally marks the end of the school year. But this year the coronavirus outbreak changed that. On March, 2020 Gov. Henry McMaster ordered schools closed. Last week, State Education Superintendent Mollie Spearman delivered an...

A Timeframe for the Return to Economic Prosperity

June 2, 2020 - Posted in Business by Alfred Turner
South Carolina Business Review logo

Our state and national economies have slowly begun to re-open after months of dealing with the global pandemic. When can we expect to see the level of economic activity return to its pre-virus state? Mike Switzer interviews Frank Hefner, Director Office of Economic Analysis...

SC Lede: Fighting In Memory Of George Floyd

June 2, 2020 - Posted in News by Gavin Jackson
Thousands gathered at the South Carolina Statehouse Saturday to protest the death of George Floyd

On this episode of the South Carolina Lede for June 2, 2020, we take you to Saturday’s protests in Columbia spurred by the death of George Floyd, which started with thousands gathered peacefully at the State House before devolving into isolated acts of destruction by a...