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November & December 2020 Program Highlights

October 31, 2020 - Posted in Education by Jonathan Faulk
Great Performances: One Man, Two Guvnors with David Benson, Jemima Rooper and James Corden

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EOC seeking teachers for Remote Learning Survey

October 31, 2020 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
SC Education Oversight Committee

The Education Oversight Committee (EOC) has been legislatively directed to study the impact of remote learning on student achievement. As part of the study, the EOC plans to conduct a survey of teachers and other school personnel.

SC Lede: Nightmare On Lede Street

October 31, 2020 - Posted in News by Gavin Jackson
South Carolina Ports are expected to see steady

This episode of the South Carolina Lede for October 31, 2020, features: a look at the competitive First Congressional District race between incumbent Democratic Congressman Joe Cunningham and Republican challenger Nancy Mace; an economic update on South Carolina's ports and...

COVID-19 Alters Halloween Traditions

October 30, 2020 - Posted in Culture by Tut Underwood
Visitors to Trenholm Road United Methodist Church's pumpkin patch in Columbia

The COVID-19 pandemic has altered the traditions of many families, and Halloween in South Carolina is one of them. Many families have decided not to Trick or Treat this year, and organizations have also changed their Halloween plans. The annual Trunk or Treat event at...

COVID Stunted Social Interaction. That's Been a Boon to This Agoraphobe

October 30, 2020 - Posted in Health by Scott Morgan
Veronica Morris, with her service dog Hestia

In the middle of an interview on Zoom, nature called on Hestia Morris to be let into the yard. Veronica Morris took her, trilling a sing-song hellooo to a neighbor under a perfect, cobalt Rock Hill sky. How ordinary it all would be for anyone who isn’t Veronica Morris. But...

Zeta Producing Tropical Storm Gusts; Front May Produce Scattered Storms Later Thursday

October 29, 2020 - Posted in Weather by Ray Hawthorne
Wind Gusts from Tropical Storm Zeta

Rapidly-moving Tropical Storm Zeta has been producing wind gusts to tropical storm force across a large portion of the Upstate and even parts of the Midlands Thursday morning. Peak wind gusts to 54 mph were reported at Greenville/Spartanburg, 59 mph at Anderson, and 44 mph...

Tropical Storm Warnings Issued for Upstate Ahead of Zeta

October 28, 2020 - Posted in Weather by Ray Hawthorne
Tropical Storm Warnings Ahead of Zeta

Zeta made landfall late Wednesday afternoon near Cocodrie, Louisiana as a strong Category 2 hurricane with maximum sustained wind speeds of 110 mph, just shy of a major hurricane. Zeta will gradually weaken as it rapidly moves northeastward tonight but could bring some...

The Final Stretch for the First Congressional District Race

October 28, 2020 - Posted in News by Victoria Hansen
Democratic Congressman Joe Cunningham (left) and Republican State Representative Nancy Mace (right)

Their recent political ads have changed. Republican Congressman Joe Cunningham features his two year-old son Boone as music plays in the background. "We teach our kids to respect others and find common ground. But that's not what you see in Washington," the congressman says...

Next on PBS Masterpiece

October 28, 2020 - Posted in SCETV

Roadkill Premieres Sunday, November 1, 2020 at 9:00 pm (ETV) Hugh Laurie (House, Veep, The Night Manager) stars as a scheming politician in Roadkill, a taut, propulsive drama scripted by Sir David Hare (the Worriker trilogy, The Hours). Laurie plays Peter Laurence, a self-...

Zeta On Track For Season's Eighth Gulf Coast Landfall

October 28, 2020 - Posted in Weather by Ray Hawthorne
Hurricane Zeta

It has been an abnormally busy season hurricane season in many respects: the Gulf coast is bracing for its eighth landfalling tropical storm or hurricane in a season. If Zeta landfalls as a hurricane, it would tie the Continental U.S. record of 6 landfalling hurricanes in a...

Alice of the Hermitage

October 27, 2020 - Posted in Local by Brandie Perron
Alice of the Hermitage

Have you ever found a trinket while vacationing along the Carolina coast? Ever wonder who it belonged to? What if the person it belongs to has been searching for it desperately for more than 150 years? A young girl has made her presence known along the South Strand, to...

U.S. Senate debate rescheduled for Friday, Oct. 30 at 7 p.m.

October 27, 2020 - Posted in SCETV

COLUMBIA, S.C. -- South Carolina ETV (SCETV) and The Post and Courier today announced that the previously cancelled U.S. Senate debate between Republican Senator Lindsey Graham and Democrat challenger Jaime Harrison has been rescheduled for Friday, October 30. Taking place...

Zeta May Bring Heavy Rain, Isolated Tornadoes To The Upstate Thursday

October 27, 2020 - Posted in Weather by Gavin Jackson
Tropical Zone Zeta

Zeta is on course to be the season’s eighth landfalling tropical storm or hurricane this season along the U.S. Gulf coast Wednesday. It made landfall as a category 1 hurricane late Monday evening on Mexico’s Yucatan Peninsula and is emerging in the southern Gulf of Mexico...

Janette's Super Burger | Backroad Bites

October 27, 2020 - Posted in Culture
Janette's Super Burger | Backroad Bites

Off U.S. Route 521 on the edge of Georgetown , Janette’s Super Burger is an institution for burger lovers across the Carolinas. On this episode of Backroad Bites: Take-Out Edition , we learn the importance of family and tradition when making a delicious burger. #...

Early Voters Turn Out In Record Numbers Statewide

October 27, 2020 - Posted in News by Victoria Hansen
Absentee voters wait in line outside Seacoast Church in Mount Pleasant

From the Upstate to the Lowcountry, absentee or early voters are making their way to the polls in droves. The state election commission estimates more than one million absentee ballots could be cast in South Carolina. The pandemic is making it possible for all voters to...