By The River

Sallie Ann Robinson on By The River

September 19, 2019 - Posted in Local 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 Local 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 SCETV
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 Local 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 Local 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,...

Week 3 in the Books | Endowment Intern Eli

June 12, 2019 - Posted in Local 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 Local 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 Local 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...

By The River Production Underway

May 16, 2019 - Posted in Local by Holly Bounds Jackson
By The River set is under construction for Season 2.

Production is now underway for the second season of By The River , a collaborative effort of SCETV and The University of South Carolina Beaufort’s communication studies program. The interview-style show, that highlights authors from South Carolina and the southeast, has a...

New Look Coming for By The River

March 25, 2019 - Posted in Local 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...

Alexia Jones Helsley featured on By The River

October 4, 2018 - Posted in Local 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...

By The River B-Roll

July 23, 2018 - Posted in Local by Cassidy Haynes
Cassidy Haynes shoots B-roll at the Citadel

These past two weeks have been a whirlwind. We've been traveling all around South Carolina and gathering footage for the upcoming show By the River . Imelda Golden and I will be assisting Dr. Caroline Sawyer in the show’s post-production. The series will feature local...