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Growing Up with Smart Cat: Safety on Wheels

November 18, 2020 - Posted in Education
Safety on Wheels

Being safe is an important part of growing up. To stay safe from cars and trucks always pay attention and make sure they can see you. Look left and right to be aware of your surroundings. Always use the sidewalk or path. And if you have to cross the street use a designated...

Our Town | Travelers Rest

November 18, 2020 - Posted in Culture by Charles Dymock
Our Town Travelers Rest

Travelers Rest, SC, has been the gateway to the Blue Ridge Mountain foothills for over two centuries. It originally served as a quiet and tranquil stopping point that early settlers would use as a resting place before the long, perilous journey through the Smokies. Over...

South Carolina ETV announces new Smart Cat education initiative

November 18, 2020 - Posted in Education
Growing Up With Smart Cat

COLUMBIA, S.C. – South Carolina ETV (SCETV) today announced the launch of Growing Up with Smart Cat – an education initiative featuring a new workbook and short video series. Both generated to align with specific curriculum standards, the workbook is available for download...

SC Public Radio takes Charleston’s ‘Roots Musik Karamu’ statewide

November 17, 2020 - Posted in SC Public Radio
Roots Musik Karamu

COLUMBIA, S.C. – South Carolina Public Radio (SC Public Radio) recently began broadcasting Roots Musik Karamu with Osei Chandler statewide across each of its eight stations. Airing Saturday nights at 10 p.m., the two-hour program centers on reggae music and brings listeners...

New on KnowItAll.org!

November 17, 2020 - Posted in Education by Mimi Wortham-Brown
Images from four new series featured on KnowItAll.org

We are excited to share four new series this month on KnowItAll.org!

Coping and Adapting to Changes in Celebrating the Holidays during the Pandemic

November 17, 2020 - Posted in Health by Bobbi Conner
Dr. Wendy Balliet

This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Wendy Balliet about coping and adapting to changes in celebrating holidays this year due to the pandemic. Dr. Balliet is a psychologist who works with patients who have chronic health problems, through the Division of Bio-behavioral...

A Fort Mill Mom, COVID, and Five Months of Recovery

November 17, 2020 - Posted in News by Scott Morgan
The novel coronavirus got into the Durkee family early.

When Kati Durkee got a sore throat, she went to the pharmacy. A week later, she found out that it wasn't a cold. Or allergies. And that food poisoning that settled in, that wasn't food poisoning either. A week later still, Durkee's son (Durkee has a son in 11th grade and a...

Broadband: South Carolina's Digital Divide

November 16, 2020 - Posted in Health by JT Hydrick & Joy Bonala
The impact of broadband

Almost every aspect of life depends, in some part, on a reliable, high-speed Internet connection. But despite the drastic technological advances of the Information Age, 19 million people throughout the country still lack access to the Federal Communication Commission’s...

South Carolina ETV and Public Radio receives 13 awards

November 16, 2020 - Posted in SC Public Radio
Awards

COLUMBIA, S.C. – South Carolina ETV (SCETV) and Public Radio (SC Public Radio) this weekend received seven first-place awards and six second-place awards from the Radio Television Digital News Association of the Carolinas (RTDNAC). The awards were presented during a virtual...

Thanksgiving episode premieres November 16

November 16, 2020 - Posted in SCETV
PINKALICIOUS & PETERRIFIC

You're invited to a Fairy Thanksgiving! Watch the new episode of Pinkalicious & Peterrific on November 16 to see what a Fairy Thanksgiving looks like! Check out these new activities: New Activity Sheets are now available on the website. Make Your Own Fairy House and...

Update on Remote Home-Monitoring of COVID-19 Patients with Mild to Moderate Symptoms

November 16, 2020 - Posted in Health by Bobbi Conner
Emily Warr

This week Bobbi Conner talks with Emily Warr , for an update about a remote, online home monitoring program for COVID-19 patients with mild to moderate symptoms. Ms. Warr is a Registered Nurse and Director of Operations at the Center for Telehealth at MUSC. Listen to the...

November 2020 on KnowItAll.org!

November 14, 2020 - Posted in Education by Mimi Wortham-Brown
Images from content featured on KnowItAll.org in November 2020

In November, we feature content for National Career Development , Native American Heritage , and College Application Months . We also have assets for National Authors’ Day , National Family Literacy Day , Job Action Day, STEM/STEAM Day , Veterans Day , America Recycles Day...

Carolina Classrooms - Reading to Learn: The Third Grade Pivot - Now Online!

November 13, 2020 - Posted in Education by Karen Hermann
Child reading a book

Students who struggle with reading at the end of third grade will continue to fall behind their peers and risk not graduating. Now online! Carolina Classrooms - Reading to Learn: The Third Grade Pivot delves into literacy in our schools.

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...

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