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SC Business Update from John "Swampfox" Warner

November 4, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Alfred Turner
John Warner

John Warner A weekly update of the entrepreneurial activity in South Carolina. Mike Switzer interviews John Warner, co-founder of Accessible Diagnostics and the Swampfox Facebook page, based in Greenville, S.C.

Widespread Frost for Upstate, Midlands This Weekend

November 1, 2019 - Posted in Weather by Ray Hawthorne
Lows Saturday Morning

Update as of 2:30 PM Friday: The Frost Advisory has been expanded to include the Midlands early Saturday morning, and continues for the Upstate. The growing season is likely to come to an end this weekend, especially in the Upstate, on the heels of the coldest air mass of...

Gray Catbird

November 1, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Alfred Turner
The gray catbird, also spelled grey catbird

The gray catbird (Dumetella carolinensis) is a medium-sized North American and Central American perching bird of the mimid family.

Celebrate Halloween with S.C. Ghost Stories!

October 31, 2019 - Posted in SCETV by Andrew Davis
Celebrate Halloween with South Carolina Folklore, Ghosts, and Legends!

Halloween can be a fun and festive holiday for both children and adults. But it also can be a spooky time when one can have unexpected encounters with the supernatural, or paranormal. It seems that wherever one travels, each destination will have its fair share of folklore...

Tornado Watch for parts of Midlands, Pee Dee, Upstate

October 31, 2019 - Posted in Weather by Ray Hawthorne
Tornado Watch

The National Weather Service has posted a Tornado Watch until 11 PM for portions of the Upstate, Midlands, and Pee Dee Region. The Tornado Watch includes Greenville, Spartanburg, Rock Hill, Columbia, Sumter, and Darlington. Several lines of thunderstorms are moving through...

November/December 2019 ETV program highlights

October 31, 2019 - Posted in Education by Jonathan Faulk
Mormon Tabernacle Choir

ETV presents programs of interest to teachers and students! Don’t miss Veteran’s Day programs and all the wonderful specials for the season, including a variety on PBS Kids! SCETV is your destination for learning!

Be our guest (blogger)

October 31, 2019 - Posted in Education by K.Finger
image of yellow sticky note that says 'What's your story?"

SC educators, share your voice with your peers and beyond and be our guest blogger!

EOC: Is full-day 4K making a difference in readiness?

October 31, 2019 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
SC Education Oversight Committee

The General Assembly funds full-day, four-year-old kindergarten (4K). Children who are in poverty and who reside in school districts with the highest poverty rates in our state are eligible to attend a 4K program in a public school or participating private child care center...

Free courses for free time

October 31, 2019 - Posted in Education by K.Finger
woman relaxing on couch with a dog next to her and laptop on her lap

With the holidays, come a few days off work, woohoo! But before you fill all that time with shopping, cooking, and (let’s be real) catching up on sleep, plan a few hours to invest in yourself and your teaching career with a free self-paced course from PBS TeacherLine.

SC Lede: Trail Bites - President Donald Trump Comes to Columbia

October 31, 2019 - Posted in This Week in South Carolina by Gavin Jackson
SC LEDE logo

On this edition for the week of October 31, 2019, we hear remarks from President Donald Trump from his speech at Benedict College, a historically black college, about criminal justice reform. Full remarks from candidates who visit South Carolina during the campaign on the...

NEW renewal courses with Naturalist Rudy Mancke

October 31, 2019 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Rudy Mancke

Two NEW ETV Teacher Recertification online courses with renowned Naturalist Rudy Mancke , former host of ETV/PBS NatureScene for 25 years, will be offered for the first time in January 2020.

The Hauntings of Oakwood Cemetery

October 31, 2019 - Posted in Palmetto Scene by Charles Dymock
Haunted Graveyard

What’s the most haunted place in South Carolina ? Charleston is what usually comes to mind, but there may be a place overlooked by most located in the upstate. Spartanburg, South Carolina happens to be home to a graveyard with a reputation for its paranormal phenomenon...

Heavy Halloween Thunderstorms Across the State Today

October 31, 2019 - Posted in Weather by Ray Hawthorne
Flood Watch for SC Mountains

A thunderstorm that prompted the National Weather Service to issue Severe Thunderstorm Warnings for the Greenville area and parts of Spartanburg county on Friday morning is part of a larger weather system that is expected to bring additional strong thunderstorms to the...

Six Receive Prestigious Humanities Awards

October 30, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Thelisha Eaddy
2019 SC Humanities Award Winners

Six people across South Carolina recently joined the ranks of recipients of two prestigious state awards; the SC Governor’s Awards in the Humanities and the Fresh Voices in the Humanities Award. In 1991, SC Humanities started honoring people who have made a career working...

South Carolina ETV and EdVenture partner to host premiere event for 'Xavier Riddle and the Secret Museum' November 7

October 30, 2019 - Posted in Education
Xavier Riddle

COLUMBIA, S.C. – South Carolina ETV (SCETV) today announced the network is partnering with EdVenture Children’s Museum to host a series of activities on November 7 in conjunction with the upcoming premiere of the new PBS Kids series, “Xavier Riddle and the Secret Museum.”...

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