• 03/01/2019

    New on SCETV Passport

    By Natalyn Klump

    We'll meet again

    Each week more of your favorite programs are being added to the SCETV Passport library. Revisit an old favorite or catch up on missed episodes of your latest obsession. Here's what's new on SCETV Passport: We’ll Meet Again The Fight for Women’s Rights Join Ann Curry as two women search for friends...

  • 02/13/2019

    The Southern Campaign Wins NETA Award

    By Natalyn Klump

    Southern Campaign

    The Southern Campaign of the American Revolution received a National Educational Telecommunications Association (NETA) Award for the category Instructional Media-Teacher Resource. The eight-part video series describes the South’s role in winning the American Revolutionary War, including battles...

  • 02/05/2019

    President's Corner Monthly Newsletter, February 2019

    By Anthony Padgett, President & CEO SCETV

    Ballet Dancer

    Dear Viewers and Listeners: In February, SC Public Radio holds the “No Pledge Drive” Pledge Drive, designed specifically to NOT interrupt your favorite programs. The membership campaign began February 1, and we are asking our listeners to help us “make it happen” by supporting the programs you...

  • 02/01/2019

    Tidy Up Your Estate Plans

    By Rachel Chesser, Director of Planned Giving

    Tidy Up

    Most of us resolved to get organized in the new year. While it can be extremely satisfying to say goodbye to outdated clothes and other clutter, getting organized can mean more than just cleaning out your closets and garage. Have you planned how your affairs will be handled after you are gone? A...

  • 01/31/2019

    Enjoy the Best of SCETV and PBS on SCETV Passport

    By Natalyn Klump

    Victoria Passport

    It’s a new year! It's not too late to make a resolution to catch up on the great programming SCETV and PBS have to offer, or discover your new favorite show. We have the perfect way to stick to your resolution— SCETV Passport . This member benefit allows you to watch even more of your favorite...

  • 01/23/2019

    Thank You for Being Exceptional!

    By Coby C. Hennecy, CPA, CFRE

    Be Exceptional

    As we close the books on 2018, we want to say a huge THANK YOU to all of our members who made the past year so special. We’re thrilled that after 60 years, SCETV and SC Public Radio are still treasured – and supported – by South Carolinians like you. As you know, the ETV Endowment provides funding...

  • 01/11/2019

    Turbulent Times are Ahead on VICTORIA Season 3

    By Natalyn Klump


    There are fierce tensions both in Europe and in the royal marriage as the much-anticipated Season 3 of Victoria premieres on MASTERPIECE . Jenna Coleman returns as the spirited Queen Victoria, and Tom Hughes reprises his role as her devoted, yet obsessive, husband Prince Albert. It is 1848, and a...

  • 01/09/2019

    A New Year of Programming on SCETV and SC Public Radio

    By Anthony Padgett, President & CEO SCETV

    Patrick McMillan

    Dear Viewers and Listeners: Happy New Year! SCETV and SC Public Radio have a wonderful year planned, and we’re looking forward to sharing it with you. S.C. legislators return to the State House, and ETV World cameras are there to cover the House of Representatives and Senate live in session on...

  • 01/04/2019

    A New Season of Expeditions with Patrick McMillan

    By Natalyn Klump


    Naturalist, author, educator and Emmy-winning host Dr. Patrick McMillan embarks on fascinating adventures throughout North America in the fourth season of Expeditions with Patrick McMillan . The series overflows with compelling wildlife and wilderness footage captured in the United States. Join...

  • 12/21/2018

    Exceptional Programming Starts with Exceptional Donors

    By Coby C. Hennecy, CPA, CFRE

    Is the ETV Endowment a part of your end of year giving plan? Make a tax-deductible contribution before December 31st to keep public media exceptional in the Palmetto State.

  • 12/19/2018

    Celebrate the Holiday Season with South Carolina Public Radio

    By SC Public Radio

    Holiday Candles

    Get ready for a celebratory musical holiday season with SC Public Radio! This month, SC Public Radio will brighten your holiday season with music and performances from far away and close to home. A Chanticleer Christmas Dec. 20 at 11 a.m. This unique, one-hour program of holiday music is presented...

  • 12/14/2018

    Thank You for Your Valuable Support

    By Anthony Padgett, President & CEO SCETV

    Celtic Women

    Dear Viewers and Listeners: Our 60th Diamond Jubilee is coming to a close, and what a whirlwind celebration it has been! We have celebrated with our gardening series Making It Grow , which observed its 25th anniversary this year at the Sumter Opera House; and made special appearances at Soda City,...

  • 12/13/2018

    Celebrate the Holidays with SCETV

    By Ty Moody, SCETV

    Mormon Tabernacle Choir

    The holiday season is officially here! Grab a warm blanket and a cup of hot cocoa with family and friends to enjoy the following SCETV programming. CHRISTMAS WITH THE MORMON TABERNACLE CHOIR FEATURING SUTTON FOSTER AND HUGH BONNEVILLE Monday, December 17, 2018, 9:00-10:00 p.m. ET Encore Broadcasts...

  • 12/11/2018

    Borneo - A Lifetime Adventure

    By Alasdair Clayre


    “Where are you from?” It seemed such a straightforward question when Coby asked me, and she was not the first. I paused. “That rather depends what you mean.” “Well, where were you born?” “Ah. Borneo.” And now I have a twinkle in my eye, “I grew up in a tribe in the rainforest there. But then we...

  • 11/30/2018

    New Programs This Month on SCETV Passport

    By Natalyn Klump

    Jamestown Season 2

    In November, SCETV Passport added even more of your favorite programs to its extensive library. Jamestown Returns for Season 2 Season 2 returns to a thriving Jamestown, but the status quo will soon be disrupted by birth, death and broken marriages. The settlers find themselves at the heart of...