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Governor Nikki Haley Urges Residents to Prepare for Hurricane Matthew: Tuesday Update

Governor Nikki Haley Urges Residents to Prepare for Hurricane Matthew

COLUMBIA, S.C. - Governor Nikki Haley issued an executive order declaring a State of Emergency and asked residents to prepare for a potential evacuation of the South Carolina coast in advance of any impact from Hurricane Matthew.

As state officials continue to monitor weather conditions, the governor will update residents about preparations for Hurricane Matthew, including the need for an evacuation of coastal areas, during a news conference on Wednesday, October 5, at 9:00 AM (WATCH).

ETV Weather Emergency Resources

Road Closed

Recovery efforts from Hurricane Matthew are continuing. Please see the resources below for assistance or ways you can volunteer or donate.

Quick Phone Numbers

PIPS  SC Public Information Phone System 
866-246-0133  (SCEMD)

For road information:
855-467-2368  or  855-GOSCDOT

Residents continuing to recover from Hurricane Matthew should call 2-1-1 for any assistance if their needs for food, clothing and shelter are not being met. Callers will be connected to local relief supplies where available.

Our Charleston Stations Will Be Off Air Temporarily

By G. Rawls

Charleston Broadcast notice

We're replacing our TV and radio antennas in Charleston, a process that was interrupted by Hurricane Matthew. We hope to have crews back in Charleston Tuesday to finish the work, which should take several days.  Thank you for your patience.

Our radio service WSCI-FM 89.3 is available anytime on southcarolinapublicradio.org or by using our app available via Google or iTunes.

Behind the Scenes of "Raging Water"

By T. Safdi

Raging Water

Raging Water takes a look back at the historic floods that devastated the state last October. Mark Adams, the producer/director of the documentary shares a behind-the-scenes look into the making of the film.

U.S. INPUT Call for Submissions for INPUT 2017 in Thessaloniki, Greece

By A. Shumaker

Manuel Jimenez Morales an interactive producer from Spain at INPUT 2016

U.S. INPUT PRE-SELECTION CALL FOR SUBMISSION for Thessaloniki, Greece – May 7 – 11, 2017
Deadline: Wednesday, November 16, 2016

INPUT has organized international television’s most important and influential annual screening conference for more than 35 years. This unique event — held annually in a different country — encourages the development of public service television by screening and debating the most outstanding programs from around the world. 

President's Corner Monthly Newsletter, September 2016

Vivian Howard of A Chef's Life

September is simply bursting with exhilarating programming and initiatives. We’re excited to bring viewers another new season of our award-winning series, A Chef’s Life, as Chef Vivian Howard continues to put her unique spin on Southern favorites while writing a cookbook, running two restaurants and raising twins! The dashing Ross Poldark is back in his much-awaited second season, facing threatening accusations.

Engineering VP Honored

By G. Rawls

John Crockett, ETV's Vice-President of Engineering, receives award

John Crockett, South Carolina ETV's Vice President of Engineering, has been awarded the Meritorious Service Medal by Major General Robert E. Livingston, Jr., the Adjutant General of South Carolina. The Medal and Citation were presented by Kim Stenson, Director of the South Carolina Emergency Management Division on August 18, 2016.

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