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Just A Chicken

May 19, 2020 - Posted in Local by Libby Dallis
Just A Chicken

Preston Thorne and Langston Moore are authors and former football players for the University of South Carolina. They visited Windsor Elementary School in Columbia, South Carolina to share their inspirational story and children's book, "Just A Chicken." With their book, the...

SC Public Radio to offer Spoleto Festival USA programming as part of ‘Spoleto at Home’ initiative

May 19, 2020 - Posted in SC Public Radio
Spoleto Festival USA

COLUMBIA, S.C. – SC Public Radio (SCPR) today announced plans to offer Spoleto Festival programming as part of a new “Spoleto at Home” initiative. The network will utilize its “Sonatas & Soundscapes” program, as well as its “Spoleto Backstage” podcast to bring past...

Tips for a Good Night's Sleep during Stressful Times

May 19, 2020 - Posted in Health by Bobbi Conner
Dr. Andrea Rinn

This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Andrea Rinn about practical tips to get a good night’s sleep during stressful times, due to the COVID-19 crisis. Dr. Rinn is a physician in the Department of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine at MUSC.

Reel South: Attaché (Full Episode)

May 18, 2020 - Posted in Culture
group of dancers

(Episode #509) The Clinton, Mississippi High School Attaché Show Choir is considered to be among the most successful in history. In a region where arts and music funding have been virtually demolished and attitudes to popular music have been slow to change, Clinton public...

Share your voice in the Annual Survey of Educational Services

May 18, 2020 - Posted in Education by Stephanie Frazier
Image of teacher taking a survey on laptop

It’s time for ETV’s Annual Survey of Educational Services ! Each year, ETV Education gathers feedback from thousands of South Carolina's teachers, staff, and administrators to learn best how to serve our educational community. Based on your input, ETV has created:...

Carolina Classrooms: College & career planning update now online

May 18, 2020 - Posted in Education by Karen Hermann
Carolina Classrooms image of graduate making peace sign

Mark your calendar to watch SCETV May 27 at 7:00 p.m. when Carolina Classrooms features an update on college and career planning for students and their parents.

New, FREE, PBS TeacherLine courses for summer learning

May 18, 2020 - Posted in Education by K.Finger
New FREE courses from PBS TeacherLine

Turn up the wattage with a new, FREE, self-paced course from PBS TeacherLine! PBS TeacherLine recently made ALL of their self-paced online courses free, including their new offerings in social-emotional learning, technology, and more. These self-paced courses are perfect...

ETV Teacher Recertification: Earn credit by June 30 (or later)

May 18, 2020 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Woman sitting outside on laptop smiling

ETV Teacher Recertification offers South Carolina teachers a variety of online, self-paced courses approved by SDE for 20 renewal credits. Earn your recertification credit at home, anytime 24/7!

Heavy Rain, Possible Flooding This Week in Upstate and Midlands Regions

May 18, 2020 - Posted in Weather by Dr. Athena Masson

Update Tuesday May 19, 2020: Round after round of showers and thunderstorms will increase the flooding threat across the Upstate and northern Midlands through Thursday. Showers and thunderstorms have already produced 2 to 4 inches of rain since Monday morning for parts of...

Coronavirus patient takes comfort from remote monitoring

May 18, 2020 - Posted in Health by JT Hydrick
Coronavirus Patient Takes Comfort From In-Home Monitoring

As COVID-19 positive patients seek treatment , many are turning to remote monitoring via Telehealth as a way to manage their symptoms and maintain contact with their healthcare providers. Some patients have reported difficulty getting tested and receiving treatment, due to...

Chair Yoga #2 - The Benefits Of Twists

May 18, 2020 - Posted in Health by Stacey Millner-Collins
Stacey Millner-Collins with elderly yoga student in chair

Chair yoga can improve your flexibility and strength, boost your mood and lower stress.

Reclaiming a Lost Hero of World War II

May 18, 2020 - Posted in History by Alfred Turner
Tarawa, Kiribati - U.S. Marines storm Tarawa in the Gilbert Islands. The battle (November 20-23, 1943) was one of the bloodiest of WWII.

In November 1943, Marine 1st Lt. Alexander Bonnyman, Jr. was mortally wounded while leading a successful assault on a critical Japanese fortification on the Pacific atoll of Tarawa, and posthumously awarded the Medal of Honor, the nation's highest military honor. The brutal...

Season’s First Tropical Storm Forms East of Florida

May 16, 2020 - Posted in Weather by Megan Borowski

Saturday 11 pm EDT Update: Hurricane hunters have found the tropical depression east of #Florida has strengthened into Tropical Storm #Arthur. Forecast track shifted slightly east, farther off the coast of the Carolinas. Original story Saturday afternoon: The first tropical...

SC Lede: COVID-19 — The Senate Vibe Checks McMaster

May 16, 2020 - Posted in News by Gavin Jackson
Gov. Henry McMaster talks with ZVerse owner John Carrington in his West Columbia warehouse

On this episode of the South Carolina Lede for May 16, 2020, we look at how a majority of State Senate Republicans want to check Gov. Henry McMaster's emergency powers, and what he thinks about it. Plus, the governor tours a plant that produces practical face shields for...

Cooper River Bridge Run Cancelled Because of Coronavirus

May 15, 2020 - Posted in News by Victoria Hansen
Cooper River Bridge Run participants lining up in Mount Pleasant April 2014

It's one of the state's largest sporting events people can take part in and it's never been postponed or cancelled before, until now. The 43rd annual Cooper River Bridge run initially moved from April to August because of the coronavirus pandemic is officially off. The 10 K...