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Strong Thunderstorms on Thursday in Parts of South Carolina

October 30, 2019 - Posted in Weather by Ray Hawthorne
Beneficial Rain in South Carolina

Halloween is likely to turn dark and stormy for parts of the Palmetto State ahead of the strongest front so far this fall season. Unseasonably high humidity is expected to surge northward from the Gulf of Mexico and be in place for most of Thursday. The moisture content of...

Legacy of Partnership

October 30, 2019 - Posted in SCETV by Anthony Padgett
Anthony Padgett, SCETV President and Coby Hennecy, ETV Endowment Executive Director

SCETV and the ETV Endowment of South Carolina represent an extraordinary 41-year public-private partnership that has enabled SCETV and SC Public Radio to produce and present programs for state-wide, national and international broadcast. Since inception, the ETV Endowment...

A Quarter Century for Murder and an Ex-Prosecutor's Change of Heart

October 30, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Scott Morgan

Doug O'Neal spent 24 years in prison for the murder of a woman police still can't identify. But the evidence against him was so questionable that even the man who helped put him away says he's innocent. In 1990, Doug and Catherine O’Neal were in their Columbia home, giving...

Bird's Nest Fungus

October 30, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Alfred Turner
Bird's Nest Fungus, Crucibulum laeve

The fruiting bodies of bird's nest fungiresemble tiny egg-filled birds' nests.

Celebrating Veteran-Owned Small Businesses

October 30, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Mike Switzer
Frank Anderson

In case you hadn’t heard, National Veteran Small Business Week is November 4th through 8th and the South Carolina District Office of the U.S. Small Business Administration is participating. Here to tell us more is their lender relations specialist, Frank Anderson. Veterans...

What’s new in Education

October 29, 2019 - Posted in Education by Stephanie Frazier
ETV Education graphic

Fall is here, and even though the Carolina temperatures don’t quite reflect that, some exciting things are underway for the new season.

Boats N Hoagies | Backroad Bites

October 29, 2019 - Posted in Digital by Tabitha Safdi
Boats N Hoagies

For the folks in McClellanville, 843 is more than an area code. On this edition of Backroad Bites we travelled down 402 to Highway 17 and took an leisurely drive through a the village. We stopped by Boats N Hoagies to learn about what makes this coastal oasis so special!...

We Need Your Help! Survey Responses Needed

October 29, 2019 - Posted in Telehealth by Tabitha Safdi
Doctor having a tele-consult

South Carolina ETV and the South Carolina Telehealth Alliance are working together to assess, explore, and share the available telehealth resources in South Carolina. Every day, doctors, patients, and researchers are using telehealth to provide care throughout the state...

PBS Kids - November 2019 Programming

October 29, 2019 - Posted in SCETV by Ty Moody

Xavier Riddle and the Secret Museum premieres November 11 at 9 a.m. Xavier Riddle and the Secret Museum, a brand new PBS KIDS program, follows the adventures of Xavier Riddle, his sister Yadina, and their friend Brad as they meet real life heroes from the past – from...

Crash of '29 Recalled on 90th Anniversary of Historic Economic Calamity

October 29, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Tut Underwood
Row of men at the New York City docks out of work during the depression, 1934

90 years ago, panic gripped the New York Stock Exchange as the stock market crashed on "Black Tuesday," Oct. 29, 1929. In four days, the market plummeted 25 percent, and investors lost $30 billion - 10 times the federal budget, and more than the United States spent on World...

​Stumphouse Tunnel

October 29, 2019 - Posted in Carolina Stories by William Richardson
Stumphouse Tunnel

​Stumphouse Tunnel was built in the 1850s in Walhalla, S.C. The tunnel was built to connect the railway between Charleston and Knoxville. The men who built the tunnel worked twelve hours a day, seven days a week, using only shovels, pick axes and dynamite. Eventually,...

SC Lede: SC's Politcal Fyre Fest Weekend

October 29, 2019 - Posted in This Week in South Carolina by Gavin Jackson

On this episode of the South Carolina Lede , host Gavin Jackson is joined by Maayan Schechter, of The State newspaper, and Meg Kinnard, of the Associated Press, to talk about the criminal justice reform summit held at Benedict College that was attended by 10 Democratic...

South Carolina Public Radio wins five first-place awards

October 28, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio
SC Public Radio awards

COLUMBIA, S.C. – South Carolina Public Radio (SCPR) this weekend received five first-place awards – four from the Radio Television Digital News Association of the Carolinas (RTDNAC) and one from the Associated Press (AP). Those two organizations hosted a joint convention...

Old Exhange Ghost

October 28, 2019 - Posted in Carolina Stories by William Richardson

Old Exchange Building and Provost Dungeon, Charleston, S.C. Isaac Hayne was imprisoned there in 1781. He was a very popular businessman, well-off, whom they led through the streets of Charleston, by his sister's home, in shackles and chains on his way to the gallows. She...

A Spooky Good Time at Deceased Farms

October 28, 2019 - Posted in Palmetto Scene by Lynn Cornfoot
Deceased Farms

During the Halloween season, Clinton Cease Farms in Lexington, SC transforms into Deceased Farms, a haunted attraction that is sure to get your spine tingling.