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Celebrating 60 Years of SCETV

September 19, 2018 - Posted in SCETV by Coby C. Hennecy
Coby C. Hennecy, CPA, CFRE

On behalf of everyone at the ETV Endowment, I'd like to extend a hearty congratulations to our friends and colleagues at South Carolina ETV, who are celebrating their Diamond Jubilee anniversary this month. What's a Diamond Jubilee, you may be asking? That's 60 unbelievable...

Conway Homeowners Evacuate with More Flooding Still to Come

September 19, 2018 - Posted in Weather by Victoria Hansen
Doug and Sissy Owen's home quickly flooding.  They just moved here six months ago.

The Waccamaw River has yet to crest and people who fled Conway before Hurricane Florence and returned are now evacuating, either on their own or being forced to go. Debbie Long helped her mother-in-law move out of a neighborhood east of town near Crabtree Swamp just days...

The Most Influential 20th-Century Southern Novel?

September 19, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Alfred Turner
Noel Polk, Tudier Harris, and Walter Edgar, taping "Take on the South."

This month, a PBS series, The Great American Read , celebrates the joy of reading and the books we love. Celebrities, authors, and book lovers reveal the novels that have affected their lives. And, the national vote gets under way, to decide America’s Best-Loved Novel. Back...

Residents in PeeDee prepare for second wave of flooding

September 19, 2018 - Posted in Weather by SCEMD
Flooding

COLUMBIA, S.C. (Wedneday, September 19, 2018) – The South Carolina Emergency Response Team is monitoring and preparing for the water levels of rivers to rise. The forecast is for the Waccamaw, Lynches, Little Pee Dee and Big Pee Dee rivers to crest this weekend and into...

When Something Scary Happens: Resources in Response to Hurricane Florence

September 19, 2018 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
PBS Kids graphic - When Something Scary Happens

In the wake of Hurricane Florence and the related flooding, PBS KIDS is making three timely programs from ARTHUR, DANIEL TIGER’S NEIGHBORHOOD, and SESAME STREET available. The program and schedule information is below. Materials are also available on PBS KIDS Learn. Please...

New Spin-off "Formed" in Columbia

September 19, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Mike Switzer
Jamie Thomas

When we interviewed our next guest two years ago, his company had just been created but was still part of the parent company. Since then, it has gained enough traction and business to become its own entity. Mike Switzer interviews Jamie Thomas, CEO of Cognito Forms in...

Governor McMaster Update: Flood Waters Still Coming for the Northern Coast

September 18, 2018 - Posted in Weather by Kaitlyn Park
McMaster at SCEMD

Governor Henry McMaster addressed the public in a press conference from South Carolina’s Emergency Management Division (SCEMD) this afternoon at 2:30 p.m., Tuesday, September 18, 2018. The governor, along with the National Guard, performed an air flyover of affected areas...

September 2018 on Knowitall.org

September 18, 2018 - Posted in Education by Mimi Wortham-Brown
Images from Knowitall content featured in September 2018

This month, we share content for International Literacy Day through our Libraries, Literature & Learning Collection , and we remember our heroes from September 11, 2001 . We explore our Hispanic Heritage , and we celebrate Constitution Day . We also take a moment to...

Turn Around. Don't Drown.

September 18, 2018 - Posted in Weather by SCEMD
Flood Barricade

Each year, more deaths occur due to flooding than from any other thunderstorm related hazard. According to SC Emergency Management Division, in each of South Carolina's last three disasters, fatalities occurred as a result of motorists driving around or moving barricades...

Next on PBS MASTERPIECE

September 18, 2018 - Posted in SCETV by Ty Moody
The Miniaturist

PBS MASTERPIECE in September The Miniaturist ( Sundays, September 9 -23, 9:00-10:00 p.m. ET ) Adapted from Jessie Burton’s internationally best-selling novel. In 1686, 18-year-old Nella Oortman (Anya Taylor-Joy, Split ) arrives in Amsterdam to meet her wealthy merchant...

How did Cross Anchor Get Its Name?

September 18, 2018 - Posted in Palmetto Scene by Tabitha Safdi
Cross Anchor

According the Betty Jo Lawson, a local historian in the Cross Keys community, the story of how Cross Anchor got its name is somewhat a legend passed down through the family. The story goes that two British sailors, who were brothers, docked in Charleston Harbor. They...

Support After an Emergency from Our Friends at Sesame Street

September 18, 2018 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Still from Sesame Street video about dealing with a hurricane.

Emergencies can be overwhelming, particularly for young children. Even in the most difficult of circumstances, families can find strength and resilience within their community. As a provider, you are important in keeping families connected and helping them discover their...

Capsule Endoscopy

September 18, 2018 - Posted in SCETV Health by Bobbi Conner
Dr. Andrew Brock

This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Andrew Brock about capsule endoscopy, and how it is used to help diagnose diseases of the small intestine. Dr. Brock is a Gastroenterologist and Associate Professor of medicine at MUSC.

Dealing With Money-Induced Stress

September 18, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Mike Switzer
South Carolina Business Review logo

There can obviously be many sources of stress in one’s life, but according to a 2017 study from the American Psychological Association, 62% of respondents listed money as a source of stress in their daily lives. What is it about money? Mike Switzer interviews Josh Harris, a...

Dorothea Benton Frank Shares Love for Pat Conroy

September 17, 2018 - Posted in SCETV Regionals by Holly Jackson
Dorthea Benton Frank with production crew for By The River

The legacy of Pat Conroy is shared repeatedly on the first season of By The River, with nearly every author noting his impact on readers’ love for Lowcountry stories. New York Times Best Selling author Dorothea Benton Frank, whose latest book By Invitation Only is now out,...

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