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SC Lede: COVID-19 — Covid De Mayo

May 5, 2020 - Posted in News by Gavin Jackson
Gavin Jackson (with A.T. Shire in insert) records from his home office on Monday, May 4, 2020.

On this episode of the South Carolina Lede for May, 5, 2020, we examine the latest COVID-19 numbers in the state as Gov. Henry McMaster's "work or home" order is lifted this week. We also look at Rep. James Clyburn's plan for affordable broadband internet access, speak with...

Now Begins the Practice of Yoga

May 4, 2020 - Posted in Health by Stacey Millner-Collins
Stacey Millner-Collins

Yoga is much more than the practice of poses. Yoga calms the movements of the mind.

Reel South: Seadrift (Full Episode)

May 4, 2020 - Posted in Culture
Vietnamese fisherman out on the sea

(Episode #507) In 1979, a fatal shooting ignites a maelstrom of hostilities against Vietnamese refugee fishermen along the Gulf Coast. Set during the early days of Vietnamese refugee arrival in the U.S., "Seadrift" examines this turbulent yet little-seen chapter of American...

Facing Dwindling Funds, Nonprofits Look to Annual Giving Event for Needed Support

May 4, 2020 - Posted in News by Thelisha Eaddy
Palmetto Animal Assisted Life Services during 2019 Midlands Gives Event. The nonprofit has furloughed more than half its staff due to Covid-19.

According to a recent survey by the South Carolina Community Loan fund, many nonprofits say they will run out of funding by June; 80 percent indicated they will be out money by September. Elizabeth Houck works with Midlands Gives, an 18-hour online giving event powered by...

SC Lede: COVID-19 — Take It Outside

May 2, 2020 - Posted in News by Gavin Jackson
Hotels and short term rentals have reopened in Myrtle Beach and Gov. Henry McMaster has lifted his ban on visitors from CDC hots

On this episode of the South Carolina Lede for May 2, 2020, we bring you insight into how Gov. Henry McMaster and other political leaders envision reopening the state, take the pulse of the Palmetto State's tourism industry, and find out what this year's college football...

Soda City Market expresses encouragement and creativity during pandemic

May 1, 2020 - Posted in Business by Charles Dymock
Soda City Market

Soda City Market has been a staple of local business in the Midlands since 2005. The Main Street market, normally lined with vendors and street performers every Saturday morning, is now desolate due to the COVID-19 pandemic. CEO of Soda City Market, Emile DeFelice, has had...

Somewhere South: How Do You ‘Cue? (Full Episode)

May 1, 2020 - Posted in Home
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(Episode #106) Southerners are particular about the way they cook and eat barbecue. No dish says eastern North Carolina more than the region’s signature whole hog barbecue; however, the art of cooking meat over fire and smoke is one shared by all cultures. On a tour of...

Report: SC Rents Stabilize; York County's Keep Climbing

May 1, 2020 - Posted in News by Scott Morgan
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The coronavirus quarantine’s effect on rents in South Carolina and bordering metros has largely been one of flattening out, according to data released Thursday by ApartmentList. ApartmentList’s April market report shows that over 13 sampled areas in South Carolina, North...

President's Corner Monthly Newsletter, May 2020

May 1, 2020 - Posted in SCETV by Anthony Padgett
Governor McMaster's press conference

Fred Rogers once said, “Whether we're giving or receiving help, each one of us has something valuable to bring to this world.” That quote certainly rings true for SCETV and for public media as a whole. After all, partnerships and collaboration are at the heart of everything...

A First Taste of Mangoes and Other New Realities at Upstate Food Pantries

May 1, 2020 - Posted in News by Scott Morgan
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Food pantries in the Upstate and Pee Dee have had to adjust to the coronavirus pandemic on the fly, like everyone else. They’ve seen need for food increase with spikes in South Carolinians out of work, as much as they seem increased demands on their time, energy, resources...

American Bitterns

May 1, 2020 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Alfred Turner
An American Bittern

This marsh bird blends so well with its surroundings that it's not often seen.

Reconnecting Roots S2 - Travel: Mobility to Migration

April 30, 2020 - Posted in Culture
Reconnecting Roots

(Episode #204) From migration to mobility, the reason we travel has changed alongside technology. Looking to the future, Gabe visits a cutting edge Hyperloop company in California to see first hand how Americans hope to get around in the years to come. To watch more "...

May 2020 on Knowitall.org!

April 30, 2020 - Posted in Education by Mimi Wortham-Brown
May 2020 on Knowitall.org

There's so much to explore in May on Knowitall.org!

Translating to smiles: Using Google Translate to engage ELL students

April 30, 2020 - Posted in Education by Deidre Rumph
3 young female students looking at a laptop together

From our Educator Guest Blogger Series Student A and their parents arrive for registration at Any Middle School in the USA. Student A’s family relocated to the United States from Guatemala. While registering, a district translator is present who assists Student A’s parents...

PBS Kids Adjusts Schedule for Summer

April 30, 2020 - Posted in SCETV
Hero Elementary

The schedule for children’s programming on SCETV has been updated for the summer. In effect from June 1 to September 6, the revised schedule was cultivated to accommodate summer viewing patterns and to provide kids with age-appropriate content that appeals to them...

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