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Birch Tundra

August 8, 2018 - Posted in Expeditions by Patrick McMillan
Birch Tundra

The tundra of Alaska lacks trees, but doesn’t lack other woody plant species, as Naturalist Patrick McMillan explains. Expeditions with Patrick McMillan is presented nationally by South Carolina ETV through American Public Television (APT).

SC Film Incentives Reinstated

August 8, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Mike Switzer
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In case you missed it, the TV and film production industry in our state recently received a boost when Governor McMaster signed into law a proviso that reinstates wage and supplier rebates. Our next guest has been lobbying for this for a while and says it puts us on a...

Keeping That Yard Under Control

August 8, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Amanda McNulty
Making It Grow Minute

Hello Gardeners, I’m Amanda McNulty with Clemson Extension and Making It Grow . My two- and-a half acre yard is getting to be more than I can handle. When we moved here, thirty-three years ago, most of it was an old field, with just two large beds of camellias and an island...

The Cocoon by Susan Lenz

August 7, 2018 - Posted in Palmetto Scene by Libby Dallis
The Cocoon by Susan Lenz

The Cocoon is a fiber installation created by Susan Lenz during a Summer 2018 art residency at the Rensing Center outside of Pickens, South Carolina. The Cocoon was created from Susan's enormous stash of vintage household linens, antique garments, and assorted old textiles...

Erline Wiles' Garden

August 7, 2018 - Posted in Making it Grow by Sean Flynn
Erline Wiles

"Making It Grow' takes a trip to Fort Motte, SC and the home of Erline Wiles and her garden. Erline Wiles (91) has several garden rooms and is constantly making additions and planning new ones. She shares some stories with Host Amanda McNulty about how she first started the...

Small Town Tea Room Attracts Many Visitors

August 7, 2018 - Posted in Palmetto Scene by Tabitha Safdi and Rebecca Dymock
Ladies enjoying tea at Laura's Tea Room

The small town of Ridgeway doesn't have a large population, but what it lacks in size, it makes up for in charm and warmth. One of the big attractions to the town is Laura's Tea Room, where owner Carol Allen says the tea room experience is about more than having tea. "...

OUR TOWN | Walhalla

August 6, 2018 - Posted in Our Town by Rebecca Dymock
Walhalla

Walhalla, S.C., is located right at the bottom on the Blue Ridge Mountains. While the town draws in many outdoor adventurers, it offers all sorts of classic small-town charms that any visitor would appreciate. Check out this episode of Our Town to see what the locals enjoy...

Quiet or Quirky: A Hurricane Season Update

August 3, 2018 - Posted in Weather by Jeff Huffman
Hurricane season update

Fewer storms may form this year in the tropical Atlantic, but the ones that do could follow an unusual pattern. Colorado State scientists issued their final update to the hurricane season forecast Thursday, sticking with lower overall numbers from their original forecast in...

SC Podcaster Wins Peabody Award

August 3, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Mike Switzer
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Podcasts continue to gain ground as a popular form of entertainment and information. Take ours, for example. But ours is also tied to an actual over-the-air radio show. Our next guest says there’s a lot more involved in starting one from scratch that only airs over the...

South Carolina Offers More Than 400 License Tags

August 2, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Tut Underwood
License plate design with MZWendy

Most, if not all, states offer a variety of license tags for automobiles. South Carolina offers more than 400, many to support causes or organizations, from colleges to gold star families, or wildlife and habitats, from trees to turkeys and elk. Some are offered out of...

Big Bend Tree Lizard

August 2, 2018 - Posted in Expeditions by Patrick McMillan
Big Bend Tree Lizard

While travelling through the Trans-Pecos region of Texas, Naturalist Patrick McMillan encounters a small friendly lizard with unique traits. Expeditions with Patrick McMillan is presented nationally by South Carolina ETV through American Public Television (APT).

From Idea to Market in Six Months

August 2, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Mike Switzer
Joe Ortiz

If you are a regular listener of this show, you have heard many of our state’s entrepreneurial stories. But I can’t remember one where a product went from an idea to reality as fast as the one created by our next guest. Mike Switzer interviews Joe Ortiz, founder of Joe Cup...

Atlantic White Cedar and Burk's Pitcher Plants

August 1, 2018 - Posted in Expeditions by Patrick McMillan
 Burk's Pitcher Plants

Patrick revisits Apalachicola National Forest, and discusses the Atlantic White Cedar, which is unusually placed here since they are more prominent up in the Northern U.S. Northern Pitcher Plants, and Burk’s Pitcher Plants, several species of carnivorous plant, are found...

Educators: 2018-19 ETV Education Services Just for You!

August 1, 2018 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Images from ETV Education resources

SCETV is proud to be your network. We love working with you - our valued core of education professionals throughout the state and with our education partners - to serve the Pre-K-12 children of South Carolina! ETV Education is YOUR partner, communicating events and telling...

ETV Launches Educator Guest Blogger Series

August 1, 2018 - Posted in Education by Kathy Finger
image of educators with tablets and phones sharing ideas

ETV is pleased to announce a new monthly guest blogger series featuring SC educators recognized for innovation in the classroom! The new blogger series will serve as an additional platform to our Carolina Classrooms television and web series to elevate and share SC...

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