ETV Carolinas

Some Stories Just Come to You | Endowment Intern Shannon Simmons

June 18, 2018 - Posted in SCETV Summer Interns by Shannon Simmons
Juneteenth Interview and Event

When you work in the journalism field you’ll quickly realize that some stories just fall in your lap and certainly the Juneteenth Rock Hill piece I’m editing is one of those stories for me. On this second week of my SCETV internship, I led interviews with two of the...

From Hometown to College Town (Again) | Endowment Intern Shannon

June 11, 2018 - Posted in SCETV Summer Interns by Shannon Simmons
Intern Shannon Simmons at ETV Carolina

My first few weeks of summer consisted of relaxing, sleeping in, and catching up with hometown friends and family. Although my mini vacation went by fast I’m happy to be back in my college town of Rock Hill to start my internship with SCETV. Week one on the job has been all...

Distinguished Artists Play Southern Sound Series in York

May 31, 2018 - Posted in SCETV Regionals by Kaitlyn Cannon
The Steel Wheels playing the Southern Sound Series

The Southern Sound Series is an annual event hosted by the Culture and Heritage Museums at McCelvey Center's Lowry Family Theatre in York, South Carolina. The musical acts this year included Nikki Lane, The Steel Wheels, Mark O’Connor Band, and Rhiannon Giddens. While each...

Greenville High School Student is Selected as PBS NewsHour Student Reporting Labs Fellow

May 17, 2018 - Posted in SCETV Regionals by Kaitlyn Cannon
SRL Fellow

PBS NewsHour Student Reporting Labs gives students across the country the opportunity to become a Student Reporting Labs Fellow and visit Washington, D.C during the summer to work alongside public media mentors to produce original content and sharpen their production and...

Grammy Award-Winning Mark O'Connor Band Plays in Southern Sound Series

May 4, 2018 - Posted in SCETV Regionals by Kaitlyn Cannon
Mark O'Connor Band

The Grammy Award-winning Mark O’Connor band was featured in the 2018 Southern Sound Series . This series is an annual event hosted by the Culture & Heritage Museums at McCelvey Center’s Lowry Family Theatre in York, South Carolina. The Mark O’Connor Band consists of 6...

Winthrop Student Organization Inspired by Coachella

April 25, 2018 - Posted in SCETV Regionals by Karina Young
WUCHELLA 2018

With live music and student artists, a Ferris wheel, foam pit, water balloon fights, “WUchella” letters, hair braiding, and food—WUchella was born—all thanks go to the DiGiorgio Student Union (DSU) at Winthrop University . This year’s WUchella event hosted by DSU was the...

PBS NewsHour Student Reporting Lab Interviews Columbine Massacre Survivor

April 24, 2018 - Posted in SCETV Regionals by Kaitlyn Cannon
Lindsey O'Donell is interviewed.

The Parkland high school shooting on February 14th, 2018, sparked a movement. It encouraged teenagers all over the country to become activists for gun reform. On April 20th, 2018, the 19th anniversary of the Columbine High School Massacre , many high school students...

Winthrop Student Creates Hip Hop Foundation in Honor of Her Father

April 19, 2018 - Posted in Palmetto Scene by Karina Young
Alisha Sweatt at one of her Hip Hop Makes me Feel Presentations

Lover of Hip Hop, Alisha Sweatt , uses her personal experiences to make new connections within herself and with others. Sweatt developed a strong, deep passion for Hip Hop when her father, DJ and producer, passed away in 2005 at a young age. To cope with his death, she made...

ETV Endowment Meet & Greet with New SCETV President & CEO Anthony Padgett

March 22, 2018 - Posted in SCETV Regionals by Kaitlyn Cannon
Mr. Padgett addressing the crowd.

The room was full—with more than 65 local residents—as SCETV’s new President and CEO, Anthony Padgett, took the stage at the ETV Endowment Meet & Greet this past Monday at the Family Trust Federal Credit Union in Rock Hill, S.C. Hosted by Dick McCoy, David Vipperman,...

Question and Answer with Rock Hill Mayor

February 23, 2018 - Posted in SCETV Regionals by Kaitlyn Cannon
Mayor John Gettys

The City of Rock Hill welcomes John Gettys as the newly elected Mayor. Before becoming Mayor, Gettys was on the Rock Hill City Council from 2002 until 2010. Following his time with the City Council, he served on the Sports Commission until this past December. Gettys says...

Winthrop University Sorority Hosts Event to Promote Heart Health

February 19, 2018 - Posted in SCETV Regionals by K. Young
Pink Goes Red Event

Did you know the average heart is the size of a fist in an adult or that your heart pumps about 2,000 gallons of blood each day? These things are important to know, especially when it pertains to your health. Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., Mu Xi chapter and Eta Alpha...

PBS NewHour Student Reporting Lab Visits CU-ICAR

February 15, 2018 - Posted in SCETV Regionals by Kaitlyn Cannon
Student Reporting Labs

A yellow school bus turns onto Research Drive in Greenville, South Carolina. In purple writing, “Legacy Charter School” is printed on the side. Students pile out of the bus, all with video equipment in their hands. Some students carry DSLR cameras, while others carry...

Piedmont Perspectives: Catawba River Art Guild Exhibit

February 5, 2018 - Posted in SCETV Regionals by K. Young
Piedmont Perspectives Art Exhibition

White, blue, orange, green, yellow and more were all colors that collided into one to create the works of art that covered the wall in art exhibit. Naked trees, white rocky shoal spider lilies, and three-dimensional sculptures filled the room as questions roamed and deep...

PBS NewsHour Student Reporting Labs | Mastering the Interview Process

January 26, 2018 - Posted in SCETV Regionals by K. Young
Legacy Charter High School Students Learning How to Use DSLR Cameras

Guiding the youth for a better purpose is a significant plan of action in today’s age and that is exactly what South Carolina ETV's Kaitlyn Cannon and Don Godish did at Legacy Charter School . The two instructors led the PBS NewsHour Student Reporting Labs workshop, which...

Civil Rights Journalist Made a Difference in Rock Hill

January 16, 2018 - Posted in Palmetto Scene by Kaitlyn Cannon
Marshall Doswell

Marshall Doswell came to Rock Hill as the Managing Editor of The Evening Herald in 1957. After living in South Carolina for a short time, he was made aware of the racial division and tension that existed here. Knowing the power of the press, Doswell felt called to use his...

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