Original SC

Original SC features stories of everyday people living in the Palmetto State.


  • Kevin “Big Redd” Felder

    Recording Artist Kevin “Big Redd” Felder.
  • Ballerina Regina Willoughby

    Regina Willoughby has danced with the Columbia City Ballet for more than 20 years.
  • Gullah Chef Sallie Ann Robinson

    Gullah Chef Sallie Ann Robinson is a sixth-generation native of Daufuskie Island, SC.
  • School Principal Dr. Greg Owings

    Dr. Greg Owings has spent 44 years in education.
  • National Park Service Superintendent John Slaughter

    John Slaughter has more than eighteen years of federal experience.
  • Engineer Ernest Middleton

    Engineer Ernest Middleton
  • Conductor Morihiko Nakahara

    University of South Carolina music director and conductor Morihiko Nakahara.
  • Dream Teacher Justina Lasley

    Justina Lasley is an Author and the Founder of the Institute for Dream Studies.

About Original SC

We could do a million stories on the beauty of this state, from the rolling mountains of the Upstate to the beautiful seas of the Low Country. Our state is truly unique, but what really makes South Carolina sweet is its amazing people. Original SC features stories of everyday South Carolinians living, working and experiencing all that the Palmetto State has to offer.