ETV Shorts Santee Cooper Country

HYPE and the Sumter Gallery of Art | ETV Shorts

April 17, 2018 - Posted in Local by Tabitha Safdi
HYPE

Since 2007, the Sumter Gallery of Art has been bringing the children of the HYPE program a little artistic fun.

Elloree Heritage Museum and Cultural Center | ETV Shorts

October 17, 2017 - Posted in Local by T. Safdi
Elloree Heritage Museum

The Elloree Heritage Museum and Cultural Center is a 10,000 square foot building in downtown Elloree that features many artifacts and showcases the history of the town over many decades.

The Calhoun Times | ETV Shorts

August 29, 2017 - Posted in Local by Tabitha Safdi
The Calhoun Times

Founded in 1892, The Calhoun Times is a three-generation family newspaper business serving the residents of Calhoun County. The weekly paper has subscribers not only all over the state but across the nation.

South Carolina's Cooper River | ETV Shorts

March 7, 2017 - Posted in Local by Tabitha Safdi
Cooper River

The Cooper River has made a huge impact on the Lowcountry of South Carolina. The river, known as the "cradle of history," still makes a huge economic impact as an important commercial waterway for Berkeley County.

Calhoun County Museum and Cultural Center | ETV Shorts

March 21, 2016 - Posted in Local by Tabitha Safdi
Calhoun County Museum and Cultural Center

The Calhoun County Museum and Cultural Center is a 20,000 square foot facility full of archives, memoribillia and the personal histories of the people of Calhoun County. Admission to the museum is free.

Branchville Railroad Shrine and Museum | ETV Shorts

March 4, 2016 - Posted in Local by Tabitha Safdi
Branchville

The Branchville Railroad Shrine and Museum is the site of the world's first railroad junction. The museum features lots of antiques that were once used by the railway, such as a velocipede, old lanterns, maps and telegraph machinery.

Mepkin Abbey | ETV Shorts

January 21, 2016 - Posted in Local by Tabitha Safdi
Mepkin Abbey

Mepkin Abbey is a Trappist Monastery located on the Cooper River in Berkeley County. It's a community of Roman Catholic monks established in 1949. The monks at Mepkin Abbey devote their lives to prayer, spiritual study, work and hospitality.

Alligator Hunting | ETV Shorts

January 8, 2016 - Posted in Local by Tabitha Safdi
Alligator Hunting

The Santee Cooper Lakes in Berkeley County have not been hunted for the American Alligator for many years. As a result the lakes in Berkeley County have some of the largest alligators in the United States.