• 10/20/2019

    Why You Need a Will and How to Get Started

    By Rachel Chesser, Director of Planned Giving

    Planned Giving

    Have you been intending to make a will, but you are unsure how to get started? Do think you don’t have enough assets to merit making a will? Have you ever wondered “why bother making a will,” especially if you have no heirs? Curious about what life changes might make updates necessary to your...

  • 04/01/2019

    Reconstruction: America after the Civil War

    By Natalyn Klump


    “Our film will tell the real story of Reconstruction, honoring the struggle of the African Americans who fought their way out of slavery. But we will also tell the tragic story of the sustained and often violent pushback against Reconstruction’s determination to secure equal rights for black people...

  • 11/07/2018

    Letter from the SCETV President

    By Anthony Padgett, President & CEO SCETV

    Celtic Thunder

    Dear Viewers and Listeners: We at SCETV and SC Public Radio have had a busy fall, and there’s no slowing down in the future. We are very excited to open our doors this month, continuing to celebrate SCETV’s 60th anniversary with a Diamond Jubilee Open House on Nov. 11. Visitors can: Tour our...

  • 11/01/2018

    SCETV’s Diamond Jubilee Celebrates 60 years of Storytelling in South Carolina

    By SCETV

    Diamond Jubilee

    Join SCETV for the Diamond Jubilee event—an afternoon celebration and a behind-the-scenes look at SCETV’s headquarters in Columbia, SC. This community celebration will kick off at 2 p.m. on Sunday November 11th and will continue throughout the afternoon until 5 p.m. “We are thrilled to celebrate 60...

  • 08/27/2018

    Have you voted yet?

    By Natalyn Klump

    The Great American Read logo

    The Great American Read is searching the country for the best-loved novel, and you can help choose the winner. Based on a nationwide survey of thousands of Americans, an advisory panel chose 100 novels. The voting began last spring when the top 100 were announced. The Fall Kickoff , hosted by...

  • 06/14/2018

    We’re cooking up great things this summer!

    By Rachel Chesser

    Americas Test Kitchen

    In less than two weeks, the co-hosts from America's Test Kitchen will visit the Palmetto state for an exciting event at SCETV studios in Columbia. A fundamental part of the SCETV and South Carolina Channel cooking program block, America's Test Kitchen is midway through its 18th season on public...

  • 05/24/2018

    You are invited to lunch!

    By Rachel Chesser

    Update: This event will be re-scheduled for the fall. Please join me for lunch on Tuesday, June 12th for the first in a series of free workshops exploring how you can easily incorporate charitable giving into your estate plans. We’ll enjoy lunch together, have a lively discussion with the always-...

  • 05/07/2018

    The Great American Read

    By Natalyn Klump

    Great American Read

    What do Americans Read? What books inspire and influence us—individually and as a society? To find the answers, a demographically representative survey was commissioned, and people throughout America were asked to list their favorite books and why they chose them. Members of an advisory panel,...

  • 04/10/2018

    Charlie's Place

    By ETV Endowment

    Charlie's Place

    In 1937, at the height of the swing dance craze, Charlie and Sarah Fitzgerald opened the doors to a supper club in Myrtle Beach called Charlie’s Place, and it remained a popular nightspot for more than a decade. All were welcome, and the mixed crowd defied the color barrier to drink, dance and have...

  • 03/12/2018

    This Old House Comes to Charleston

    By Natalyn Klump

    This Old House Charleston

    The Emmy Award-winning This Old House is returning to SCETV for its 39th season and, for the first time, will feature two South Carolina projects. Charleston is a town rich in history, with many architectural gems in need of saving. The This Old House crew will help restore two of Charleston’s...

  • 11/08/2017

    Yoga in Practice

    By ETV Endowment Staff

    Yoga in Practice

    This new South Carolina ETV series, Yoga in Practice , encourages a daily yoga practice for the at-home student. Each 30-minute episode focuses on a universal theme, such as “Courage” or “The Art of Slowing Down,” to allow the practitioner a more comprehensive practice than simply physical exercise...

  • 10/31/2017

    Edgar Allan Poe: Buried Alive

    By ETV Endowment Staff

    Edgar Allan Poe: Buried Alive

    The ETV Endowment, SCETV and the Department of English at the College of Charleston joined together for a special discussion and screening of the new documentary, Edgar Allan Poe: Buried Alive earlier this month . Part of the PBS series American Masters , the film draws on the rich palette of Poe’s...