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South Carolina ETV gives inside look at Allendale corrections facility in new documentary

November 7, 2019 - Posted in SCETV
Character in Custody

COLUMBIA, S.C. – “Character in Custody” – a new, one-hour documentary film produced by South Carolina Educational Television (SCETV) – is set to premiere on the network Thursday, November 21 at 8:30 p.m. Produced by Holly Bounds Jackson, director of Operations at ETV...

Old Exhange Ghost

October 28, 2019 - Posted in Carolina Stories by William Richardson
cemetary

Old Exchange Building and Provost Dungeon, Charleston, S.C. Isaac Hayne was imprisoned there in 1781. He was a very popular businessman, well-off, whom they led through the streets of Charleston, by his sister's home, in shackles and chains on his way to the gallows. She...

Sallie Ann Robinson on By The River

September 19, 2019 - Posted in By the River by Holly Bounds Jackson
Sallie Ann Robinson and Holly Bounds Jackson

If you’ve never had the chance to be in a room with Sallie Ann Robinson, put it on your list of goals. She has a charismatic personality and makes you feel like you’re her best friend, whether you’ve met her before or not. Robinson, who is Ethel in Pat Conroy’s book "The...

Patti Callahan Henry on By The River

September 11, 2019 - Posted in By the River by Holly Bounds Jackson
Patti Callahan Henry with Holly Jackson and USCB production team.

Season two of By The Rive r is packed with a list of exciting authors; and this week the star of the show is Patti Callahan Henry, New York Times bestselling author of fifteen books, including "Becoming Mrs. Lewis: The Improbable Love Story of Joy Davidman and C.S. Lewis."...

Season two of locally-produced 'By the River' to premiere September 5

September 5, 2019 - Posted in By the River
By the River

COLUMBIA, S.C. – “By the River” – a weekly show that features discussions with authors from South Carolina and around the Southeast – is returning for season two Thursday, September 5, at 8 p.m. on South Carolina Educational Television (SCETV). Produced in partnership...

Cassandra King Conroy kicks off Season Two of By The River

September 4, 2019 - Posted in By the River by Holly Bounds Jackson
Cassandra King Conroy

There is a lot of excitement over the second season of By The River and the reasons why are many. First, you’ll notice a whole new “look.” We have a new set, which has a Lowcountry feel. The quality of the picture will be clearer and we are especially proud of this season’s...

Beloved Lowcountry author, Dorothea Benton Frank, dies

September 4, 2019 - Posted in Palmetto Scene by Tabitha Safdi
Dorothea Benton Frank

In 2010, The Big Picture visited her beloved Lowcountry home on Sullivan’s Island and spent the day getting to know her. In her typical humor, she told us she never dreamed of being an author, she always thought she’d be a “princess.” Born and raised on Sullivan’s Island,...

The Parish Church of St. Helena

July 19, 2019 - Posted in SCETV Regionals by Elias Saliba
St. Helena's Church

The Parish Church of St. Helena is one of the oldest standing structures in the Lowcountry area of South Carolina. Its rich three-hundred year history holds stories from our nation's many ups and many downs, yet it still stands today as it did in 1842. It represents a...

Remembering Our Military: The Beaufort National Cemetery

July 3, 2019 - Posted in SCETV Regionals by Elias Saliba
Beaufort National Cemetery

With almost 20,000 interments from every major American Conflict resting here, the Beaufort National Cemetery is a significant representation of our nation's history. It is a place to pay our respects to the thousands of men and women who gave up everything in order to make...

16-Year Old Artist on Path to Great Things

July 1, 2019 - Posted in SCETV Regionals by Elias Saliba
Artist Anthony Johnson  | Photo Credit by Elias Saliba

Sixteen year-old Beaufort artist, Anthony Johnson of Whale Branch Early College High School, is on a path to greatness. His unique artwork holds his thoughts and feelings literally and figuratively within them. With his pieces including portraits of Jimi Hendrix, Marilyn...

Halfway Point | Endowment Intern Eli

June 25, 2019 - Posted in ETV Endowment Interns by Elias Saliba
Still taken at Beaufort National Cemetery

It is hard to believe I am almost halfway through with my summer internship here at SCETV Lowcountry. The time has flown by! I started off my fifth week by using Monday to do some preliminary research for an upcoming video project. The project will focus on giving a brief...

An Eventful Week 4 | Endowment Intern Eli

June 21, 2019 - Posted in ETV Endowment Interns by Elias Saliba
Outside the fences of Allendale Correctional Institution

The spot next to the garage where the control truck once sat is empty. The studio where hundreds of wires and three cameras once laid is bare. It was definitely a different feeling knowing that By The River was over, but it is time to look forward to new projects and shoots...

Week 3 in the Books | Endowment Intern Eli

June 12, 2019 - Posted in By the River by Elias Saliba
ETV Lowcountry is located on the TCL campus

It is hard to believe I am already finishing up my third week interning with SCETV. This week is also the last week of production for By The River , so it is kind of sad, but mainly a sense of accomplishment, for all of us at SCETV and USCB. I truly feel like I’ve learned a...

Week 2 in Beaufort | Endowment Intern Eli

June 7, 2019 - Posted in By the River by Elias Saliba
Staff preparing for By the River in the studio

After getting into the swing of things the first week, I felt more comfortable about what my jobs were and the importance of them, in terms of the whole production. Some of the jobs included starting up the graphics board inside the control room, adjusting props on-set for...

My First Week at SCETV Lowcountry | Endowment Intern Eli

June 4, 2019 - Posted in By the River by Elias Saliba
Cast and crew of SCETV Lowcountrys By The River

Hello, my name is Eli Saliba. I am the current ETV Endowment Intern at SCETV’s branch in Beaufort. I am a rising senior at The College of Charleston studying communications and film. Week 1: At around 8:30 a.m., I arrived at the station for my first day of interning. I...

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