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SC Business Update from John "Swampfox" Warner

January 6, 2020 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Alfred Turner
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.

South Carolina Between World Wars: The Impact of the New Deal

January 6, 2020 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Alfred Turner
A mural entitled "Past and Present Agriculture and Industry of Colleton County" painted by Sheffield Kagy in 1938

When the stock market crashed in 1929, ushering in the Great Depression, South Carolina was already in dire financial straits. Cotton prices had plummeted, even before the boll weevil had decimated the crop. Years of non-sustainable practices in cotton farming had ruined...

January 2020 ETV program highlights

January 5, 2020 - Posted in Education by Jonathan Faulk
Graphic of Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration Concert with the Cleveland Orchestra MLK Day of Service

SCETV PBS Kids channel Available on the SCETV App The SCETV PBS Kids channel (24/7 online) is available on the SCETV App, providing 24-hour access to the SCETV PBS Kids Live stream. With videos and games at your fingertips, kids can take all of the PBS educational shows...

EOC policy and budget recommendations

January 5, 2020 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
SC Education Oversight Committee logo

On December 9, the EOC approved budget recommendations for Fiscal Year 2020-21. These recommendations focus on the revenues generated by the one-cent sales tax, the Education Improvement Act.

Why you shouldn’t skip your annual physical

January 3, 2020 - Posted in Health by Prisma Health
Annual Physical

Many of us only visit a doctor when we’re sick, but having a primary care doctor and an annual physical is important. Jamee Steen, MD, Ballentine Family Medicine, explained why and addressed some common myths. Myth: I only need to go to the doctor when I’m sick. “Obviously...

FREE NewsLit Camp focused on media literacy

January 2, 2020 - Posted in Education by Stephanie Frazier
NewsLit Camp graphic of instructor smiling at microphone

Join us on January 17 for a FREE and innovative training session on Media Literacy. NewsLit Camp is a day-long professional development experience based on an “edcamp” style of continuing education. It empowers you to teach news literacy through topical sessions and...

SC Lede live taping at Craft and Draft in Irmo

January 2, 2020 - Posted in This Week in South Carolina by Gavin Jackson

The South Carolina Lede is hosting its next live taping in Irmo! Come listen to some of the state’s most prominent political journalists discussing our legislators' return to session. Join host Gavin Jackson, along with the ETV Endowment, South Carolina Public Radio and...

A season of thanks and reflection

January 2, 2020 - Posted in Education by Stephanie Frazier
ETV Education

The holiday season is upon us and 2020 is on the horizon. From "Reconstruction" to "Chasing the Moon" to "Molly of Denali," the Education team is thankful for the experiences and opportunities afforded in this year. Before 2019 comes to a close, take a moment to explore the...

NEW renewal courses with Naturalist Rudy Mancke

January 1, 2020 - 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.

Earn affordable grad credits with TeacherLine Southeast

January 1, 2020 - Posted in Education by K. Finger
woman putting saved money into a piggy bank

Educators, earn 3 grad credits for your +30 credential or certificate renewal for only $525 - or even less if a discount code is available – with ETV’s TeacherLine Southeast program! Affordable doesn’t mean cheap though; TeacherLine courses are robust courses offering...

President's Corner Monthly Newsletter, January 2020

January 1, 2020 - Posted in SCETV by Anthony Padgett

Dear Viewers and Listeners: Happy New Year! This month the SC Legislature goes back into session, and we continue our mission of transparency with the annual broadcast of State House Today, airing on ETV World and streamed on our web site. Airing Tuesday-Thursday, the...


December 31, 2019 - Posted in Health by Bobbi Conner
Dr. Elisha Brownfield

This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Elisha Brownfield about prediabetes and the steps that can be taken to help delay or prevent the development of diabetes. Dr. Brownfield is an Associate Professor of Internal Medicine at MUSC.

Letters About Literature Contest Deadline Jan. 10

December 30, 2019 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Letters About Literature graphic displaying shelves of books

Have you ever read a story that changed your life? Reading helps us learn about the world around us and understand perspectives we may not have considered before. But who wrote the words you loved reading? This is an opportunity to write an author and explain how their...

Substance Use Treatment for Teens

December 30, 2019 - Posted in Health by Bobbi Conner
Dr. Brittany Bryant

This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Brittany Bryant about treatment for teens with substance use problems. Dr. Bryant is a Clinical Instructor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences and she’s the Director of the MOTIVATE Program for adolescent substance use treatment at...

"H" is for H.L. Hunley

December 30, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Alfred Turner
South Carolina From A to Z

Credit SC Public Radio "H" is for H.L. Hunley . On the night of February 17, 1864, the Confederate submarine H.L. Hunley attacked and sank the USS Housatonic about four miles off Sullivan’s Island. This was the first successful sinking of an enemy ship by submersible in the...