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“A Chef’s Life” to Culminate in Harvest Special on Oct 22

October 19, 2018 - Posted in SCETV Presents by Andrea Weigl
“A Chef’s Life” to Culminate in Harvest Special on Oct 22

PBS host Vivian Howard will close out five seasons of A Chef’s Life with a harvest special to air at 9 p.m. on October 22 on PBS stations across the country (check local listings). This special episode of A Chef’s Life will serve as the series’ finale in which Howard hosts...

Northern Pine Snake

October 17, 2018 - Posted in Expeditions by Patrick McMillan
Northern Pine Snake

Naturalist Patrick McMillan handles a Northern Pine Snake in the wild at the Francis Marion National Forest in South Carolina. Expeditions with Patrick McMillan is presented nationally by South Carolina ETV through American Public Television (APT).

The Charleston Benne Wafer

October 15, 2018 - Posted in Palmetto Scene by Aimee Crouch
benne wafers

People from all around the world have been descending on the South, and South Carolina in general, for their unusual and delectable cuisine. We went down to Charleston to try a product made only in the Lowcountry.

The Ghosts of Newberry

October 15, 2018 - Posted in Carolina Stories by William Richardson
The Ghosts of Newberry

Ghost of Madeline, Newberry, S.C. The legend of Madeline, the young woman who climbed the bell tower of Keller Hall at Newberry College, and while searching for her fiance', John, she slipped and fell to the ground with the bell tower rope wrapped around her neck, and was...

Caffeine and Gasoline

October 12, 2018 - Posted in Palmetto Scene by Mark Adams
Old Car

It’s a car lover’s dream at the Sumter Cut Rate Drugstore and Soda Fountain, the second oldest restaurant in the state since 1935. Each year the restaurant hosts the Annual Caffeine and Gasoline Car & Motorcycle Show. The event benefits the Sumter County Military...

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

October 11, 2018 - Posted in SCETV 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.

Venus Flytrap

October 10, 2018 - Posted in Expeditions by Patrick McMillan
Venus Flytrap

While visiting the Apalachicola National Forest in Florida, Naturalist Patrick McMillan explains the mechanics behind the moving parts of a plant that feeds on insects – the Venus flytrap. Expeditions with Patrick McMillan is presented nationally by South Carolina ETV...

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...

PBS KIDS - New Halloween Programming, Games and Activities for Families and Teachers

October 7, 2018 - Posted in Education by Mimi Wortham-Brown
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PBS KIDS Kicks Off October with New Halloween Programming, Games and Activities for Families and Teachers. New episodes and returning favorites premiere on-air and on streaming platforms, including the all-new WILD KRATTS: CREEPY CREATURES on Monday, October 22

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...

Longleaf Pine Flatwoods

October 3, 2018 - Posted in Expeditions by Patrick McMillan
Longleaf Pine Flatwoods

Naturalist Patrick McMillan walks through a fire-maintained pineland in the Apalachicola National Forest in Florida, describing the flora that thrives in this habitat. Expeditions with Patrick McMillan is presented nationally by South Carolina ETV through American Public...

President's Corner Monthly Newsletter, October 2018

October 1, 2018 - Posted in SCETV by Anthony Padgett
Jamestown

Dear Viewers and Listeners: As SCETV continues to celebrate its 60 th anniversary , we are giving you the floor. Our newest initiative, The SCoop, lets viewers and listeners send us questions and ideas about South Carolina’s places, food, history or people, and SCETV will...

SC Native and Marvel Illustrator Sanford Greene

October 1, 2018 - Posted in Palmetto Scene by Beryl Dakers and Ricky Taylor
Sanford Greene

South Carolina native Sanford Greene has been illustrating for some high profile companies. He's worked on some of the most well-known characters, including Black Panther and Luke Cage. He shares with us his love of illustrating and an upcoming project, a story whose...

The Gray Man and Hurricanes

October 1, 2018 - Posted in Carolina Stories by William Richardson
The Gray Man

Plowden C.J. Weston went to England to be educated but returned to his beloved Pawleys Island, where he and his lovely English wife, Emily Esdaille Weston, built the Pelican Inn. He lived until almost the end of the Civil War, but died of tuberculosis in 1864. After his...

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