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Charleston Authors Hold onto Hope for Racial Reconcilation

July 2, 2020 - Posted in News by Victoria Hansen
Crews work to remove the statue of John C. Calhoun from Charleston's Marion Square.  June 24, 2020.

In the months following the unimaginable church massacre at Mother Emanuel AME Church in Charleston, a poet, a journalist and an historian came together to write a book. They wanted to explain to a nation not only what happened, but why. Why were nine Black parishioners...

Making It Grow Extra: Tomato Diseases

July 2, 2020 - Posted in Home by Alfred Turner
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Clemson Extension and Host of Making It Grow Amanda McNulty talks with fellow agent Zack Snipes about tomato diseases and best practices on how to avoid them.

Spartanburg County Mask Resolution is Symbolic but Hopeful

July 2, 2020 - Posted in News by Scott Morgan
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On Thursday morning, the Spartanburg County Council held a special meeting to vote on whether to ask residents and visitors to wear face coverings – not just masks – at grocery stores and pharmacies in the county. The resolution adopted 3-1 was largely symbolic, as most...

The latest developments on COVID-19: Attractions reopen, 41,413 cases, 787 deaths, widespread testing available

July 2, 2020 - Posted in News by Aniya Mahaffey
Reported COVID-19 cases by week in South Carolina

Gov. Henry McMaster Lifts Stay at Home Order, Reopens Attractions, Businesses, Bars and Dine-in Restaurants, Beaches, Parks and Sports Quick Facts: --DHEC reports 41,413 cases in all 46 counties Map -Total negative tests: 450,482 -787 deaths have been reported. Nearly all...

Latta | Our Town

July 2, 2020 - Posted in Local by Charles Dymock
Latta Our Town

Established in 1888, the town of Latta emerged from a need to connect train tracks across the Atlantic Coast Line Railroad. Robert J. Latta, a surveyor from York County, orchestrated the construction of the railroad as well as created blueprints for the town itself. Thus,...

SC Lede: COVID-19 — I'll Take 'Masks' For One Trillion, Alex

July 2, 2020 - Posted in News by Gavin Jackson
Gov. Henry McMaster

On this episode of the South Carolina Lede for July 2, 2020, host Gavin Jackson brings you the latest data on the Palmetto State's growing number of COVID-19 cases, what the second half of the year may look like economically, thoughts from Gov. Henry McMaster concerning...

Reel South Season 6 Call for Entries

July 1, 2020 - Posted in Culture
Calling Southern Filmakers

We announce our Season 6 call for films (Spring 2021) amidst tremendous national turmoil. The deaths of our fellow Southerners Ahmaud Arbery, Breonna Taylor, George Floyd, Rayshard Brooks, and David McAtee are unacceptable. The other Black lives threatened and in-peril in...

The Scoop | Prisma Health Swamp Rabbit Trail in Greenville County

June 30, 2020 - Posted in Local by Leslie Leonard
The SCoop on the Swamp Rabbit Trail in Greenville County

During the month of June we asked our audience what beautiful natural resources they are enjoying in our state during these warmer months. You guys voted, and selected SCETV viewer Linda French’s question. Linda wrote us saying, “I'd like to know more about [the Swamp]...

Create Weekly Showcase on the SC Channel

June 30, 2020 - Posted in Home
Cook's Country

Cook's Country Savoring the Summer (July 3 – 9) Make your Fourth of July sizzle with the help of the grilling gurus at Cook's Country. Binge-watch back-to-back episodes featuring their foolproof recipes for sausage and peppers, fried chicken wings, pork burgers, Porterhouse...

President's Corner Monthly Newsletter, July 2020

June 30, 2020 - Posted in SCETV by Anthony Padgett
SCETV President Anthony Padgett with Women Vision SC honoree, former SC Chief Justice Jean Toal

This summer, as we celebrate the 244th anniversary of the birth of our nation, we also recognize another major milestone – 100 years since the passage of the 19th Amendment, which gave women the right to vote in the United States. Fitting that this centennial would take...

At This Intersection in Downtown Columbia, The Rollin Sisters Fought For the Vote

June 30, 2020 - Posted in History by Thelisha Eaddy
Views from Sumter and Senate streets in Downtown Columbia

To celebrate the 100th anniversary of the passage of the 19th Amendment, which gave women the right to vote, South Carolina Public Radio and South Carolina ETV are broadcasting the series Sisterhood: South Carolina Suffragists. The series looks at how local women played...

SC Lede: COVID-19 — And Then There Were Three

June 30, 2020 - Posted in News by Gavin Jackson
Governor McMaster COVID-19 press conference - June 26, 2020

On this episode of the South Carolina Lede for June 30, 2020, host Gavin Jackson is joined by the Atlanta Journal Constitution's Maya T. Prabhu to take an in-depth look at Georgia’s new hate crimes law. We also hear from South Carolina public health officials about...

Next on PBS Kids

June 29, 2020 - Posted in SCETV
When You Wish Upon a Pickle

Coming in July SESAME STREET: WHEN YOU WISH UPON A PICKLE will premiere July 13. In the one-hour special, a mysterious wish machine is delivered to Sesame Street and Elmo, Abby and Bert find their wishes come true, but the gang soon learns they need to be careful what they...

SC African American History Calendar: July Honoree - Roy I. Jones

June 29, 2020 - Posted in History by Andrew Davis
SC African American History Calendar: July Honoree - Roy I. Jones

Dr. Roy I. Jones is a lifelong educator who has served in South Carolina institutions for nearly 40 years. Jones is the Executive Director of the Call Me MiSTER program and Provost Distinguished Professor in Clemson University’s College of Education. MiSTER works to...

Storytime with SCETV: Chester Raccoon and the Big Bad Bully

June 29, 2020 - Posted in Education
Jennifer Pinckney holding the children's book, Chester Raccoon and the Big Bad Bully

Chester Raccoon and the Big Bad Bully By: Audrey Penn | Illustrated By: Barbara Gibson Read by: Jennifer Pinckney Chester is afraid to go to school because he doesn't want to be bullied by a mean badger. After some wise words from his mother, though, Chester and the other...

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