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Five Valuable Career Skills I Have Learned | Endowment Intern Imelda

July 6, 2018 - Posted in ETV Endowment Interns by Imelda Golden
Intern Cassy, Stephanie, and Intern Imelda

Being an Endowment Intern at SCETV has allowed me to learn many important lessons that are allowing me to grow into the person that I want to be in my professional career life. I will be sharing with you the top five valuable career lessons I have learned during my...

Let's Talk Interns | Endowment Intern Rebecca

July 6, 2018 - Posted in ETV Endowment Interns by Rebecca Dymock
Interviewing ETV Lowcountry Interns

I spent this week visiting some of the regional SCETV stations. As part of the Digital Media team in Columbia, one of my assigned tasks is to create the annual intern video for this year. We traveled from office to office to interview the other Endowment interns this summer...

History Lessons | Endowment Intern Jenna

July 6, 2018 - Posted in ETV Endowment Interns by Jenna Schiferl
Copy of the Richard  Riley 1983 inaugural address

As I sorted through hundreds of historical documents this week, I was amazed by the parallels I found within the archived material and the daily realities of modern existence. On Monday, I started the process of compiling inaugural records related to previous South Carolina...

Our Town | Ridgeway

July 5, 2018 - Posted in Our Town by Rebecca Dymock
Ridgeway Smallest Police Station

Ridgeway, S.C. is a small town located not far from the state capital. Many of the locals liken it to the beloved fictional town of Mayberry. Offering everything from high tea to charge accounts, this town exemplifies everything that is so charming about small town U.S.A.

What’s Happening Behind the Scenes | Endowment Intern Shannon Simmons

July 5, 2018 - Posted in ETV Endowment Interns by Shannon Simmons
Rockin Rags Creations

A lot of small steps are taken before a piece is anywhere near ready to be published, and that is what this week has been all about for me. During week four of my SCETV summer internship, I have been able to work on different tasks in the office that will help move the...

New Trend in Charitable Giving Favors Local Economy

July 5, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Alfred Turner
Christa Divis

Christa Divis Credit Mike Switzer/SC Public Radio Charitable giving continues to evolve as tax laws change and economies cycle up and down. And our next guest says that new trends can also be a factor. One that she is seeing now, not only locally but nationwide, is that...

Owl Pellets

July 5, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Alfred Turner
An owl pellet.

Owl pellets, like the one a listener found, contain the remains of the animals the owl "recycles."

Emergency Resources

July 4, 2018 - Posted in Weather
Road Closed

In the case of an emergency, please see the resources below for assistance or ways you can volunteer or donate. Quick Phone Numbers PIPS SC Public Information Phone System 866-246-0133 (SCEMD) For road information: 855-467-2368 or 855-GOSCDOT Hurricane Preparedness SCEMD...

Is Your Investment Portfolio Ethical?

July 4, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Alfred Turner
South Carolina Business Review logo

Portfolio management can take many forms these days, from value investing to growth investing to what our next guest calls “ethical investing”. Mike Switzer interviews Mike Kuckel, a chartered financial analyst and CEO of the Sovereign Financial Group in Greenville, SC.

The Rat Snake and the Squirrel

July 4, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Alfred Turner
A Black Rat Snake.

A listener finds a Black Rat snake making a meal of a squirrel. Rat Snakes are powerful constrictors and feed on small mammals.

Brown's BBQ

July 3, 2018 - Posted in ETV Shorts by Tabitha Safdi
Brown's BBQ

Brown's BBQ in Kingstree is an icon for Williamsburg County. They are famous for their vinegar based BBQ but Brown's extensive buffet has just about anything to please even the pickiest of eaters.

Entrepreneur Addresses Multiple-Prescription Drug Administration Issues

July 3, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Mike Switzer
South Carolina Business Review logo

You may have noticed that so many people these days take a lot of prescription drugs for a lot of different reasons because, as time has gone by, pharmaceutical research results in products designed for these reasons. But for those who are prescribed multiple drugs, and for...

Suicide Prevention & Resources for Veterans

July 3, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Bobbi Conner
Health Focus logo

This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Tracy Stecker about suicide prevention and related resources for veterans. Dr. Stecker is a psychologist and Assistant Professor in the College of Nursing at MUSC.

Enjoying The Ride | Endowment Intern Rebecca

July 2, 2018 - Posted in ETV Endowment Interns by Rebecca Dymock
Moncks Corner

You guessed it; this week we did some more traveling. OnTuesday, we visited the H.L. Hunley Museum in North Charleston for a virtual reality shoot for the project Let's Go! I was excited to visit the submarine because I had been interested in its famous mystery ever since I...

Emergency Mental Health Care Benefits from Telepsychiatry

July 2, 2018 - Posted in Telehealth by Julia Shillinglaw
An EMS and DMH Mobile Crisis Telepsychiatry vehicle.

Seconds count when it comes to a suicidal patient and getting them to the care they need. EMS personnel often find themselves dealing with mental health patients. Because they do not have psychiatry expertise, EMS often has to transport these patients to the ER where they...