Culture

Strategies to Reduce Work-Related Stress

By Bobbi Conner

Dr. Rosaura Orengo-Aguayo

This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Rosaura Orengo-Aguayo about strategies to reduce workplace stress.   Dr. Orengo-Aguayo is an Assistant Professor and bilingual (English/Spanish) licensed Clinical Psychologist at the National Crime Victim Research and Treatment Center at MUSC.

Ghost of Zoe at Poogan's Porch

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 illness, Zoe couldn't deal with it very well. She moved into a nursing home and died there in 1954, nine years after her sister's death. The new owners turned the house into a restaurant and many renovations were needed, which angered Zoe greatly.

Alexia Jones Helsley featured on By The River

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 she was young, her father was named pastor at the Baptist Church of Beaufort.  She grew up in the Lowcountry and went to school with the famous late author, Pat Conroy.

President's Corner Monthly Newsletter, October 2018

By Anthony Padgett

Jamestown

Dear Viewers and Listeners:

As SCETV continues to celebrate its 60th 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 turn them into stories. Visit The SCoop to participate.

SC Native and Marvel Illustrator Sanford Greene

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 characters mean so much to him.

The Gray Man and Hurricanes

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 death, people began to see the Gray Man before every major hurricane.

Could the figure in the gray greatcoat be that of Plowden C.J. Weston, who loved Pawleys Island more than anyone else?
 

Pat Conroy: My Exaggerated Life

By Alfred Turner

Pat Conroy and Katherine Clark

Pat Conroy’s memoirs and autobiographical novels contain a great deal about his life, but there is much he hasn’t revealed with readers until now.

Saying Goodbye to Two Iconic Radio Series

By Alfred Turner

Ray Magliozzi, the late Tom Magliozzi, and the late Marian McPartland.

This month two of the longest running, most iconic public radio series end their runs on South Carolina Public Radio: Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz and Car Talk.

Piano Jazz

Slave Cabin

By Patrick McMillan

Slave Cabin

Located on an antebellum plantation near the coast of South Carolina is an abandoned slave cabin in which Naturalist Patrick McMillan discovers wildlife now making a home.

Expeditions with Patrick McMillan is presented nationally by South Carolina ETV through American Public Television (APT).

Next on PBS MASTERPIECE

By Ty Moody

Poldark Season 4

PBS MASTERPIECE in September

Poldark: Season 4

(Sundays, September 30-November 18, 9:00-10:00 p.m. ET)

The rip-roaring TV drama called “swoon-worthy” by the Los Angeles Times returns for a fourth season of action-packed episodes, starring Aidan Turner as the roguish Ross Poldark and Eleanor Tomlinson as his fiery partner, Demelza.

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