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The Spotted Bird Grasshopper

From: SC Public Radio

Alfred Turner

A Spotted Bird Grasshopper, Schistocerca lineata.

The Spotted Bird Grasshopper is common in South Carolina, and is one of the largest species we have.

Does Your Business Have the Write Stuff?

From: SC Public Radio

Alfred Turner

South Carolina Business Review logo

It may surprise you to hear this, but our next guest says that it is not uncommon for a company to not have any written documentation describing how their business actually works: who does what, what does what, what connects to what, and on and on. That's not you, is it? Mike Switzer interviews Kasie Whitener, president and founder of Clemson Road Consulting in Columbia, SC.

"C" is for Cainhoy Riot

From: SC Public Radio

Alfred Turner

South Carolina From A to Z

Credit SC Public Radio "C" is for Cainhoy Riot. The Cainhoy Riot was one of the many deadly frays involving white gun clubs and African American militiamen that erupted during the 1876 gubernatorial campaign. A Republican political meeting was scheduled for October 16th at Brick House some thirty miles up the Cooper River from Charleston. Based upon previous disturbances, African Americans came to the meeting armed. Soon whites from Charleston arrived by steamboat and...

PBS TeacherLine Announces Winter Courses and 2 New Courses!

From: Education

Kathy Finger

"Are You Ready" to grow your career? PBS TeacherLine is now enrolling for their winter renewal and graduate credit courses to begin January 17, 2018. PBS is also launching two new science courses for K-2 teachers: SCIE611: Teaching Animal Adaptations in the Inquiry-Based Classroom SCIE621: Teaching Energy and Motion in the Inquiry-Based Classroom

These two new topics are offered as both 6-week facilitated courses and as ‘mini’ self-paced courses. The self-paced courses are even offered in both free and certificate ($49) versions...

Active vs. Passive Investing

From: SC Public Radio

Alfred Turner

South Carolina Business Review logo

The question of whether an actively-managed portfolio can outperform an index-based or passively-managed portfolio is an age-old debate. And while the use of passive investment strategies have grown significantly over the past 10 years, our next guest says that the death of active investment management is greatly exaggerated. Mike Switzer interviews Robert Taylor, a chartered financial analyst with BB&T Wealth in Greenville, SC.

"B" is for Baha'is

From: SC Public Radio

Alfred Turner

South Carolina From A to Z

Credit SC Public Radio "B" is for Baha'is. Founded in 1844 as an outgrowth of the, Babi faith, the Baha'i faith is one of the world's youngest religions. Among its principles are the oneness of humankind, the common foundation of all religions, religion and science as integral parts of the truth, the equality of men and women, and the elimination of prejudice of all kinds. Charlestonian Louis G. Gregory introduced Baha'i teachings into South...

Happy Harvest Time

From: SC Public Radio

Alfred Turner

NatureNotes

Credit SC Public Radio Best wishes for a happy Thanksgiving!

Carolina Classrooms: Digital Literacy Nov. 22 at 7 p.m. on SCETV

From: Education

Bette Jamison

Digital Literary in the classroom

Mark your calendar to tune in November 22 at 7:00 p.m. on SCETV when the topic on Carolina Classrooms will be Digital Literacy . Carolina Classrooms is ETV’s monthly educational series for teachers, parents and all citizens invested in the education of our children and this year we have a new look!

Award-Winning Businesses From Around the South Celebrating in SC

From: SC Public Radio

Alfred Turner

South Carolina Business Review logo

Each year, a national magazine based in our state, hosts a "Made in the South" awards program that recognizes artisans, inventors, and entrepreneurs from around our region. And at the end of the year, the winners all come to our state to show off their wares and celebrate. Mike Switzer interviews Jessica Derrick, with Garden and Gun magazine in Charleston, SC, hosts of their 2017 Jubilee , Dec. 1-3, 2017.

Narrative: Growing Up as Preacher's Kids in Georgetown

From: SC Public Radio

Laura Hunsberger

Henry "Harry" Bull Jr., Sarah Clarkson, and Margaret Clarkson, Columbia 2016

This edition of Narrative features an interview from StoryCorps, an oral history project that collects the voices of our times. At the StoryCorps mobile booth in Columbia in 2016, Margaret Clarkson interviewed her uncle and mother about growing up in Georgetown, South Carolina. Both in their late eighties at the time of taping, Henry Bull Jr., who goes by Harry, and Sarah Clarkson, are two remaining siblings of a family of seven children. Here’s Sarah...

Inside a Yarn Factory

From: ETV Shorts

Tabitha Safdi

Yarn Factory

Parkdale in Gaffney, S.C. is one of the largest yarn factories in the world. They produce enough yarn to go to the moon and back multiple times a day and use the most up to date technology to make sure they continue to do so.

Ear Infections in Childhood

From: SC Public Radio

Bobbi Conner

Doctor checking out a girls ear

This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. David White about diagnosing and treating ear infections (and chronic ear infections) in children. Dr. White is a Professor in the College of Medicine and Director of the Pediatric Ear, Nose and Throat Program at MUSC Children’s Health.

Viburnums

From: Making it Grow

Sean Flynn

Viburnums

Davis Sanders from South Pleasantburg Nursery in Greenville, SC joins us at "Making It Grow" and shares with us a wide variety of Viburnums!

Pecans

From: Making it Grow

Sean Flynn

pecan pie

Clemson Extension Food Safety and Nutrition Agent Rhonda Matthews joins us at "Making It Grow" and gives advice on storing and using pecans!

Every Day is Thanksgiving … for YOU, our SC Educators!

From: Education

Bette Jamison

Give Thanks graphic over background of fall leaves and pine cones

Thanksgiving is not just a day to eat too much turkey, gobble up some pumpkin pie and maybe watch a full line-up of our fall favorite—football! It’s a good idea to set aside a little time just to reflect; to give gratitude and thanks for what has purpose in our lives, for the blessings we have in abundance.

All of us in SCETV education would like to send you a BIG Thank YOU!...

Persimmon Hill Hops

From: Making it Grow

Sean Flynn

Hops

Clemson Extension Agent Paul Thompson visits Persimmon Hill Hops in Smyrna, SC and talks with owner Larry Feller on how they grow, harvest and package hops.

SC Business Update from John "Swampfox" Warner

From: SC Public Radio

Mike Switzer

John Warner

A weekly update of the entrepreneurial activity in South Carolina.

Mike Switzer interviews John Warner is co-founder of Concepts to Companies and founder of the Swampfox Facebook page, based in Greenville, S.C.

Childhood Cancer Update

From: SC Public Radio

Bobbi Conner

Health Focus logo

This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Jackie Kraveka about the latest developments in treating childhood cancer. Dr. Kraveka is an Associate Professor of Pediatrics and a Pediatric Hematologist/Oncologist at MUSC Children’s Health.

Arrowwood Viburnum Is a Hearty Native Plant That Polinators Love

From: Making it Grow

Amanda McNulty

Making It Grow Minute

Hello Gardeners, I’m Amanda McNulty with Clemson Extension and Making It Grow . Davis Sander of South Pleasantburg Nursery came to the show recently with a collection of viburnums. One in particular caught my eye as it has great value for wildlife, especially pollinators and birds. Viburnum dentatum, arrowwood viburnum, gets its common name according to Michael Dirr because the very strong root shoots, this plant can sucker and spread, were used for the shafts...

S.C. Providers Meet to Teach and Learn Opioid Treatment Lessons

From: Telehealth

John Lewis

Dr. Kelly Barth addressing a group of addiction specialists in Florence, South Carolina.

In the midst of a nationwide opioid epidemic, healthcare providers and addiction specialists in South Carolina are coming together to address the crisis head-on. The state Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) says 550 South Carolinians died of an overdose in 2016, up nearly 20 percent over two years. More than 5,700 patients were discharged from South Carolina emergency rooms relating to opioid abuse in 2015, according to the Department of Alcohol and Other...

Bad Weather or Fewer Gators? A Look Back at the State Hunting Season

From: SC Public Radio

Victoria Hansen

Gator in the distance at Durham Creek, Berkeley County

Ron Russell has been catching alligators in the Lowcountry for nearly 30 years. Each fall, people hire him as a guide for the state's public hunt. But this year, he says gators, especially the big ones, were harder to find. "We've harvested the heck out of them with all three programs the last 12 years," said Russell. "I think it's going to start showing up we can't maintain this every year without it actually...

Obey and Slay: Interview with Shepard Fairey (2002)

From: Palmetto Scene

Lynn Cornfoot

Obey

In 2002, Beryl Dakers interviewed artist Shepard Fairey for the series BEAT! (Aired Dec 18, 2002) when he did his Obey and Slay show at the Halsey Institute of Contemporary Art, College of Charleston. Obey was Fairey's exhibit. Slay was an exhibit by Anthony Dominguez.

Hulu just released a new documentary entitled OBEY GIANT about the art of Shepard Fairey.

Midlands Company Celebrates $300 Million Order

From: SC Public Radio

Mike Switzer

Hakan Ozmen

As telecom companies continue to fight harder for more customers, they are aggressively upgrading their infrastructure. And this is benefiting not only the cell phone users in our state but our manufacturing industry, as well. Our next guest’s company in the Midlands of South Carolina, for example, recently inked a $300 million optical cable contract from Verizon.

Mike Switzer interviews Hakan Ozmen, president and CEO of Prysmian Group North America in Lexington, SC.

Bluejay Feathers

From: SC Public Radio

Rudy Mancke

Blue Jay feathers.

A listener finds some distinctive feathers...

What To Watch For in The 2018 SC Governor's Race

From: This Week in South Carolina

Gavin Jackson

Candidates

The full interview with Professor Gibbs Knotts, College of Charleston political science department chair, on the state of the 2018 South Carolina governor’s race.

Catch up on who the candidates are and where the race stands a year away from Election Day here .

What does the 2018 election look like now that we’re a year away?

It’s over a year until the general election and there’s a lot of activity,...

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