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The Photo Finish That Wasn't: How the Polls Got the Graham/Harrison Race So Wrong

November 13, 2020 - Posted in News by Scott Morgan
Polls suggested a race for the ages that might even flip the balance of power in the U.S. Senate. They were a tad off.

Lindsey Graham won the most watched (and expensive) U.S. Senate race of the year. By a lot. He wasn’t supposed to. Not by a lot, anyway. Not if you paid attention to public opinion polls leading up to the election. Most polls gave him the odds, but not big odds. Some polls...

Heavy Rain Increasing The Flash Flood Risk Across South Carolina Thursday

November 12, 2020 - Posted in Weather by Ray Hawthorne
Future Rain

A slow-moving cold front combined with near record high moisture content in the atmosphere are leading to an increasing flash flood risk across South Carolina Thursday. The National Weather Service had issued Flash Flood Watches for most of the state, where 2 to 6 inches of...

Tropical Moisture And Record Warmth Over Parts Of South Carolina In Mid-November

November 11, 2020 - Posted in Weather by Ray Hawthorne
Flash Flood Watch

Flash Flood Watches continue through Thursday evening for much of the Pee Dee, Grand Strand, and Upstate areas thanks to unseasonably high tropical moisture over the state. A slow-moving cold front will act to "lift" the the humid, unstable air and will act as a focus for...

Made Here | Healthy Living with Jess

November 11, 2020 - Posted in Business by Kaitlyn Cannon
Healthy meal from Healthy Living with Jess

Healthy Living with Jess is a meal preparation company based in Rock Hill, South Carolina. The owner, Jess Blanchard, explains the draw of using a meal preparation company. She says, "For my clients, it's easy to have someone else prepare the healthy meals for you. It takes...

South Carolina ETV premiering environmental conservation film 'Cultivating the Wild' Thursday, Nov. 12

November 10, 2020 - Posted in SCETV
Cultivating the Wild

COLUMBIA, S.C. – Cultivating the Wild: William Bartram’s Travels (Cultivating the Wild), a one-hour documentary film exploring the connections between the renowned 18th century botanist and leaders of the South’s modern environmental conservation movement will be premiering...

Eta Likely To Stay Over The Gulf This Week, But Moisture Spreads Into South Carolina

November 10, 2020 - Posted in Weather by Ray Hawthorne
Tropical Storm Eta

Eta has come to a near halt in the southern Gulf of Mexico and is likely to remain over the Gulf of Mexico for several more days. The tropical storm was responsible for numerous reports of flooding and tropical storm force winds in South Florida Sunday through Monday...

The Scoop | Indian Grass

November 10, 2020 - Posted in Local by Leslie Leonard
The Scoop | Indian Grass

South Carolina has many state symbols from the spotted salamander, the official state amphibian, to milk, the official state beverage. SCETV’s audience voted, wanting to know the scoop on South Carolina’s official state grass. Indian grass, scientifically known as...

Training Providers in Tele-Mental Health Therapy

November 10, 2020 - Posted in Health by Bobbi Conner
Meg Wallace

This week Bobbi Conner talks with Meg Wallace about training health care providers in video conferencing and telehealth therapy, during the pandemic. Ms. Wallace is a Licensed Independent Social Worker and she is the Lead Coordinator and Clinician for the Telehealth...

Chester's Complicated Sheriff Saga Finally Gets Settled

November 10, 2020 - Posted in News by Scott Morgan
Max Dorsey

When Gov. Henry McMaster suspended Chester County Sheriff Alex Underwood due to federal corruption charges last year, he appointed Max Dorsey in his place. That touched off a long and complicated story that involved, among other things, Underwood vying to keep his seat on...

SC Lede: America — The Results Show

November 10, 2020 - Posted in News by Gavin Jackson
A Richland County Election Commission worker processes absentee ballots in Columbia, SC

On this episode of the South Carolina Lede for November 10, 2020, features: the latest on presidential election, including comments from Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) and Majority Whip Rep. Jim Clyburn (D-SC); a look at Pfizer's promising COVID-19 vaccine; an update from...

Cultivating the Wild

November 9, 2020 - Posted in History by Don Godish
Cultivating the Wild: William Bertrams Travels

Cultivating the Wild focuses on six Southerners committed to reclaiming the nature of the South through art, science and culture. Their inspiration is William Bartram, 18th century naturalist and America’s first environmentalist. From 1773 to 1777, a plant-collecting trip...

President's Corner Monthly Newsletter, November 2020

November 9, 2020 - Posted in Culture by Anthony Padgett
Anthony Padgett with ETV staff

As a year that was unlike any others before it, it’s hard to believe that 2020 is starting to wind down. When this year began, working remotely, social distancing and at-home learning weren’t phrases we used in our everyday vocabulary. But, as 2020 threw us curveballs, we...

Help for Children with Mild to Moderate Depression

November 9, 2020 - Posted in Health by Bobbi Conner
Dr. Rachel Zweigoron

This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Rachel Zweigoron about help for children with mild to moderate depression during the pandemic. Dr. Zweigoron is an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics and a pediatrician at MUSC Children’s Health. Listen to the story... Health Focus is a...

SC Lede: InstaGraham

November 7, 2020 - Posted in News by Gavin Jackson
Sen. Lindsey Graham celebrates after being elected for a fourth term

On this episode of the South Carolina Lede for November 7, 2020, we hear from Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) about how he won the most expensive Senate race in history, his thoughts on the current presidential election count, and how he plans to work with Joe Biden, should the...

Eta Likely To Bring Flooding, Gusty Winds to Florida This Weekend

November 6, 2020 - Posted in Weather by Ray Hawthorne
Tropical Depression Eta

Eta is the latest tropical system likely to make its move toward to the U.S. coastline in the active 2020 Atlantic Hurricane Season. Eta weakened to a depression over Central America, but it has moved back over the warm water of the Caribbean Friday morning. Atmospheric...