York County

MADE HERE | The Beverage-Filled Tote Bag

February 20, 2019 - Posted in SCETV Regionals by Kaitlyn Cannon
Swankey Tote Bag

Made Here is a digital series produced by ETV Carolinas that explores small businesses in South Carolina. The Swankey is a fully-functioning tote bag that has a cooler compartment. The creator, Tracey Luebbers from Lake Wylie, explains how she came up with the idea. She...

MADE HERE | Fine Woodworking and Unique Art

December 18, 2018 - Posted in SCETV Regionals by Kaitlyn Cannon
Moonglow Fine Woodcrafts piece

Made Here is a digital series that explores small businesses in South Carolina. Philip DeCarlo of Moonglow Fine Woodcrafts has been doing fine woodworking for 31 years. He says he loves working wood because "each piece of wood is unique." He compares people buying his work...

MADE HERE | Candles of the Carolinas

December 11, 2018 - Posted in SCETV Regionals by Kaitlyn Cannon
Lou Moon Candles

Made Here is a digital series that explores small businesses in South Carolina. Austin and Chris Lange of Lou Moon Candle Co. are a wife and husband team who set to create sustainable, hand-made candles that are reminiscent of their favorite parts of the Carolinas. Chris...

MADE HERE | What "Homegrown" Really Means to Baker Farm

December 4, 2018 - Posted in SCETV Regionals by Kaitlyn Cannon
Baker Farm Crochet Items

Made Here is a digital series that explores small businesses in South Carolina. The Lowrance Family bought Baker Farm in 2006. Neither Allen Lowrance or Sarah Lowrance came from farming families, but agreed it'd be "a nice way to raise the girls." Now about 12 years later,...

MADE HERE | Random Homemade Stuff

November 27, 2018 - Posted in SCETV Regionals by Kaitlyn Cannon
Rockin' Rags handmade items

Made Here is a digital series that explores small businesses in South Carolina. Rockin' Rags , random homemade stuff, was created in 2010 when Diane Cranford launched her Etsy page. She uses a lot of recycled fabric, saying she will create using "anything I find out there...

A Successful 60th Anniversary Celebration!

October 16, 2018 - Posted in SCETV Regionals by Kaitlyn Cannon
Jet Propulsion and Smart Cat at ETV Carolinas in Rock Hill

It was a brisk, sunny Fall afternoon as the ETV team and members of the community gathered at ETV Carolinas in Rock Hill on October 14th to celebrate South Carolina Educational Television's 60th Anniversary. As children ran around enthusiastically showing off their...

ETV Carolinas Hosts 60th Anniversary Celebration!

October 9, 2018 - Posted in SCETV Regionals by Kaitlyn Cannon
York Tech Building

This year, South Carolina Educational Television is having its 60th Anniversary! To celebrate, ETV Carolinas is hosting a mini festival this Sunday, the 14th! Stop by York Technical College , Building ST between 12 - 15 PM to join in on the fun! There will be food trucks,...

The First Black Female Physician in Rock Hill

October 5, 2018 - Posted in Palmetto Scene by Kaitlyn Cannon
Dr. Vicky Kerr in Medical School

Celia Kerr, Dr. Vicky Kerr's daughter, remembers what it was like to be the child of the first black female physician in the area. "My mom was the first black female physician in Rock Hill, and so it was kind of different. People weren’t quite used to that. In kindergarten...

Voices of First-Generation College Students

September 24, 2018 - Posted in SCETV Regionals by Shannon Simmons
Winthrop's campus

With the school year in full swing, students all over the state are back in classrooms, including first-generation college students. First-generation college students are those whose parents did not attend a college or university. We sat down with local first-generation...

Old Town Farmers Market: Where Rock Hill Shops Local

August 9, 2018 - Posted in Palmetto Scene by Shannon Simmons
Old Town Farmer's Market in Rock Hill

Homegrown fruits, vegetable, and meats are just some of the things you can find at the Old Town Farmers Market . Originally starting as a Thursday evening event, the market has grown and partnered with local restaurant Legal Remedy Brewing to host more events. Sarah Key ,...

What’s Happening Behind the Scenes | Endowment Intern Shannon Simmons

July 5, 2018 - Posted in ETV Endowment Interns by Shannon Simmons
Rockin Rags Creations

A lot of small steps are taken before a piece is anywhere near ready to be published, and that is what this week has been all about for me. During week four of my SCETV summer internship, I have been able to work on different tasks in the office that will help move the...

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...

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...

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...

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