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Gates Talks Reconstruction in Beaufort

April 22, 2019 - Posted in Palmetto Scene by Aimee Crouch
Gates

Dr. Henry Louis Gates, Jr. joined South Carolina ETV's Beryl Dakers in Beaufort, South Carolina to discuss his latest project, Reconstruction.

Children Play a Big Role at Hilton Head PGA Tournament

April 18, 2019 - Posted in SCETV Regionals by Holly Bounds Jackson
Children have lots of fun to choose from at RBC Heritage on Hilton Head

The annual PGA tournament held for half a century on Hilton Head Island is a big attraction, not just for long-time golf fans, but for budding ones, too. Each year the tournament seems to add more activities aimed at kids and incorporates ways they can interact with the...

Inmates Find Hope and Change in Allendale Correctional Art Program

March 26, 2019 - Posted in Palmetto Scene by Holly Bounds Jackson
Inmates at ACI find hope and change through art program.

Behind the fences and beneath the barbed wire of Allendale Correctional Institution (ACI), is a group of men who proudly call themselves The Advanced Artists of Allendale. They’ve each demonstrated a willingness to try new mediums, practice new skills and through that, they...

New Look Coming for By The River

March 25, 2019 - Posted in SCETV Regionals by Holly Bounds Jackson
New By The River set

Season Two of By The River will look a whole lot different than the first season. This month a new set is being constructed, with the help of the University of South Carolina Beaufort (USCB) students who also take part in the show's production. While the entire look won't...

Culinary Institute of the South set to open in 2020 in Bluffton

January 28, 2019 - Posted in SCETV Regionals by Holly Bounds Jackson
Culinary Institute of the South set to open in 2020 in Bluffton

The Culinary Institute of the South at the Technical College of the Lowcountry is set to open in the fall of 2020, according to the Beaufort County school. This 26,000 square-foot state-of-the-art facility is funded by more than $11.5 million from Beaufort County, Beaufort...

Stephanie Austin Edwards Featured on By The River

November 20, 2018 - Posted in SCETV Regionals by Holly Bounds Jackson
Stephanie Austin Edwards with By The River host Holly Jackson and production crew from USCB.

Author Stephanie Austin Edwards, who will be featured Thanksgiving Day on By The River , has lived a life full of interesting stories. A former dancer, Edwards spent time on Broadway and worked with stars like Michael Jackson and Woody Allen. While her experiences made for...

Author John Warley To Appear on By The River

November 7, 2018 - Posted in SCETV Regionals by Holly Bounds Jackson
John Warley

What exactly makes "a Southern girl"? Depending on where you grew up, the answer will likely differ. John Warley's book A Southern Girl is about the international adoption of his only daughter and the revelation of "subtle racism and exclusionary activities" that had played...

By The River to feature Children's Author

October 24, 2018 - Posted in SCETV Regionals by Holly Bounds Jackson
Nina Leipold

After a one-week break from By The River, we’re excited to be back on the schedule Thursday with local children’s author Nina Leipold. Nina is the author of Mermaid of Hilton Head Island, among other books she’s written for kids. Leipold shares several interesting stories...

Two Authors Featured on This Week's "By The River"

October 11, 2018 - Posted in SCETV Regionals by Holly Jackson
Author Al Chaput with students from USCB's broadcast department.

Two episodes of By The River play this week and you’ll want to tune into both. First, at 8:00 p.m. Thursday on ETV, Bernie Schein is featured, along with his book, Famous All Over Town . Schein is a character himself, and viewers who are unfamiliar with him will quickly...

Me, Myself and I

October 10, 2018 - Posted in Palmetto Scene by Aimee Crouch
paint

The arts are important throughout our lives, but especially in the early stages. This summer, the Children’s Fine and Performing Arts Foundation in Charleston hosted a special day, where children with autism learned to express themselves using self-portraits.

Ghost of Zoe at Poogan's Porch

October 8, 2018 - Posted in Carolina Stories by William Richardson
Ghost of Zoe at Poogan's Porch

Poogan's Porch has been located on Queen Street in Charleston, S.C. since 1976. Zoe St. Amand and her sister, Elizabeth, were spinsters who lived together for more than 60 years, the last 20 of which were lived there on Queen Street. When Elizabeth died after a short...

Alexia Jones Helsley featured on By The River

October 4, 2018 - Posted in SCETV Regionals by Holly Jackson
Alexia Jones Helsley and production crew for By The River.

Another great South Carolina author is featured this week on By The River , a new show produced out of ETV Lowcountry in Beaufort. Alexia Jones Helsley authors the “Wicked” series focuses on her book Wicked Beaufort during the show. Helsley is no stranger to Beaufort. When...

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,...

The Lowcountry Breathing a Sigh of Relief Concerning Florence

September 16, 2018 - Posted in Weather by Holly Bounds Jackson and Dr. Caroline Sawyer
Hunting Island State Park

As Tropical Depression Florence moved further into South Carolina on Saturday, Hunting Island State Park continued to be the only state park open along the coast. This is a relief for the park, as it is still recovering from the effects of Hurricane Matthew. In October of...

Sticking It Out: Beaufort Awaits Florence

September 13, 2018 - Posted in Weather by Holly Bounds Jackson and Dr. Caroline Sawyer
Hunting Island Surfing

Beaufort County neighbors remained torn on Thursday over the impending storm after governor Henry McMaster lifted the mandatory evacuation ahead of Hurricane Florence. Some locals and visitors took advantage of the still beautiful weather down in Beaufort Waterfront Park...

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