South Carolina Podcasts

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COVID's toll on minority communitiesRacial disparities in who contracts coronavirus have played out across the U.S., and South Carolina is no different.

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7.9.20Jarrod, Courtney and Lindsey chat with Libertarian Candidate for President Dr. Jo Jorgensen. They chat her campaign, Libertarian policies and how she's running a 3rd party candidacy in a world overshadowed by Donald Trump's tweets.

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Event Marketing When There Are No EventsWe are all well aware of the effect the pandemic has had on charities and other organizations, such as universities, concert venues, etc.

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SC Lede: COVID-19On this episode of the South Carolina Lede for July 9, 2020, we bring you comments from US Attorney General William Barr and Sen.

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Workforce Preparedness in the Time of COVID-19The not-too-long-ago tight labor market has quickly shifted to an overabundance of available workers, thanks to the global pandemic.

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Financial Planning Opportunities During the Pandemic: Part 2We recently reviewed some financial planning opportunities on this program, such as taking advantage of the current low interest rate situation for some refinancing possibilities.

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Sc Lede: Covid-19On this episode of the South Carolina Lede for July 7, 2020, we bring you discussion about a new book on the Mother Emanuel AME Church shooting, the latest on a Upstate shooting this weekend which killed two people and injured eight others, the challenges facing South Carolina hospitals, and more.

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SC Entrepreneurial Update from "The Swampfox"An update of the news, issues, and events facing the entrepreneurial community in South Carolina.

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Upstate Endodontist Wins Technology AwardSevere allergic reactions are normally dealt with through an injection of epinephrine, which in many cases can be expensive and difficult to administer.

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Episode 165: Remembering Charleston's Liberty Tree, Part 2After citizens planned rebellion and celebrated independence beneath Charleston's Liberty Tree, British soldiers tried to obliterate its legacy.

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Wear your mask + Latest COVID updateWhile health officials urging South Carolinians to wear masks in public is nothing new, mandatory masking ordinances in the state are.

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Business Booming for Local Food ProductsOne upside to the pandemic has been the surge in demand for local food products.

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Testing Our Healthcare SystemOur healthcare system represents the front line in the battle against Covid-19. How is it holding up here in South Carolina?

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2nd Half Economic Outlook for 2020We are heading into our fourth month of the economic upheaval caused by the pandemic.

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SC Business News Update from Alan CooperAn update of the news, events and issues that are trending right now across South Carolina's business community.

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Conversations on S.C. History: Women and World War IPrior to that World War I, South Carolina was a predominantly rural state, with a Black majority populaltion.

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Episode 164: Remembering Charleston's Liberty Tree, Part 1Charleston's Liberty Tree is an important part of the story of the American Revolution in South Carolina.

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Restoring Economic DevelopmentAfter a successful career in wireless communications, our next guest decided to return to the Lowcountry and enter the commercial renovation and restoration business in an effort to help revive and grow the local economy.

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The Calhoun monument and its legacyAfter more than 17 hours of sawing, slicing and tethering, the 12-foot-tall statue of John C. Calhoun that's towered over Marion Square for more than a century came down on Wednesday.

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Catering to a New DemandAny business that relies on events for a major portion of their income has certainly been affected by the virus crisis.

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Opportunities to Increase Diversity and Inclusion During CrisesOnce again, the issue of diversity has become a hot topic in our country. Our next guest says that recent concerns over police actions and the challenges of the pandemic are bringing opportunities for organizations to make lasting and positive changes.

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Financial Planning Lessons Learned from the PandemicThere is no doubt that everybody is learning a lesson or two from this pandemic.

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SC Lede: COVID-19-1,000 Cases A Day Keeps The Normalcy AwayOn this episode of the South Carolina Lede for June 23, 2020, we look at Sen.

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Reconstruction and the African American Struggle for Equality in the SouthDr. Henry Louis Gates, Jr., has said, "Reconstruction is one of the most important and consequential chapters in American history."

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Episode 163: Juneteenth, Febteenth, and Emancipation Day in CharlestonCommemorating the end of slavery has been an annual tradition across the United States since the end of the Civil War, but there is no single date of observance.

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6.19.20The OG's, Chris and Jarrod, sit down to chat the Supreme Court's recent decision that the LGBTQ community is protecting from employer discrimination under the Civil Rights Act of, Jarrod has a conversation with SC State Senate Candidate Dr. Dawn Bingham to discuss her expertise in public health and how she is campaigning during the COVID-19...

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"B" is for Bragg, LauraMuseum administrator, educator. A native of Massachusetts, Bragg earned a degree in library science. Her first professional positions were in Maine and at the New York City Library.

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Workers' Comp and the Virus CrisisAs companies continue to re-open their doors, health experts say that until much more testing has been done and a vaccine developed, they may be increasing their risk of employees and customers becoming sick with COVID-19.

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When restaurant employees get coronavirusVariations of the same announcement have been coming out a steady clip this month: Restaurants that recently reopened after coronavirus restrictions were lifted said they were closing up shop again.

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"W" is for Wright, Jonathan JasperAttorney, legislator, jurist. Born in Pennsylvania, Wright read law with antislavery advocate Dr. William W. Pride.

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Professional Tennis Returns to SCAfter a pause due to the pandemic, professional golf recently returned to the Palmetto State and next week competitive professional tennis will also return in an effort to not only support the players through the prize money, but also with fundraising for the frontline healthcare workers at the Medical University of South Carolina.

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SC Lede: Searching For Equality 5 Years After Mother EmanuelOn this episode of the South Carolina Lede for June 18, 2020, we reflect on the Mother Emanuel AME massacre in Charleston five years later.

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What Does Freedom Mean? The Agency of Black People Before and After EmancipationOn June 19th, 1865, Union general Gordon Granger read federal orders in Galveston, Texas, that all previously enslaved people in Texas were free.

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"B" is for Boykin SpanielThe Boykin spaniel was originally bred in South Carolina before the 1920s. This amiable, small, dark brown retriever is a superb hunter and loving family pet.

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Selling in the Age of CovidIn a post-Covid world, the sales process is being reinvented, just like so many others.

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"J" is for Jackson, Joseph Jefferson WoffordBaseball Player. "Shoeless Joe" Jackson was reared in the mill villages of Pelzer and Greenville.

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Real Estate Commissions Soon to Collapse?The majority of Americans' wealth resides in real estate and the stock market. Over the past couple of decades, technology has helped bring the cost of investing in stocks down to almost zero.

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"H" is for Hagood, JohnsonSoldier, governor. A native of Barnwell District, he graduated with distinction from the Citadel in 1847 and then studied law.

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SC Entrepreneurial Update from the SwampfoxAn update of the news, issues, and events facing the entrepreneurial community in South Carolina.

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Episode 162: The Rise of Charleston's Horn Work, Part 2Scores of laborers transformed tons of oyster shells into a towering concrete barrier to protect the town's northern boundary in the late 1750s, but the changing tide of world events convinced local authorities to abandon the Horn Work before its completion.

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High Supply Results in Dropping Prices for Hemp ProductsAs is usually the case with free markets, strong demand eventually attracts a higher supply which then drives down prices.

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"G" is for the Gadsden Flag"G" is for the Gadsden Flag, a bright yellow banner with a gray, coiled rattlesnake at its center with the words "Don't Tread on Me" inscribed beneath.

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"F" is for the Farmer's AllianceFounded in the 1870s in Texas, the National Farmers' Alliance and Industrial Union and its segregated counterpart the Colored Farmers' National Alliance addressed the issues of debt and depressed commodity prices that most rural Americans faced.

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Prepping for the Return of the PGA Championship to KiawahEight years ago, one of golf's four major tournaments was finally held in the Palmetto State when the PGA Championship came to Kiawah Island.

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Coronavirus spikes in SCWhen we recorded this episode, the seven-day moving average of coronavirus cases in South Carolina had hit a new high for 11 days in a row.

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"J" is for Johnson, Harriet Catherine FrazierLegislator, state 4-H Club leader. After graduating from Winthrop, Johnson was hired by Spartanburg County as an extension agent.

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SC, Global Trade, and the PandemicOver the past decade or so, our state has certainly become an important cog in the engine of international trade with many large, foreign companies locating operations here.

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"I" is for Izard, RalphDiplomat, congressman, legislator, U.S. Senator. After attending Christ College, Cambridge, Izard married Alice DeLancey and the couple decided to live in England.

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Global Diversification Matters to Your MoneyEven with the recent volatility in the US stock market recently, we have still outperformed other countries' markets over the past several years.

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"H" is for Harby, IsaacJournalist, playwright, educator, religious reformer. After attending the College of Charleston and studying for the law, Harby opened a private school.

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The Winning of the American RevolutionGeneral U.S. history courses in many high schools depict the American Revolutionary War as a series of battles in the, Concord, Bunker Hill, etc.

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Upstate Company Awarded for Enhanced Learning TechnologyLast year, our next guest's company was highlighted on this program for their assistance in the progress being made at Clemson University's Center for Automotive Research in Greenville, SC, in particular the student-run Deep Orange project.

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Episode 161: The Rise of Charleston's Horn Work, Part 1The story of the tabby fort that became an American citadel during the British siege of 1780 commenced decades before the Revolution.

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The protestsLast Saturday, South Carolinians took the streets, joining protesters across the U.S. and world who are — again — calling for the killings to stop.

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"F" is for Florence CountyCreated in 1888, Florence County lies between the Great Pee Dee and Lynches Rivers in the eastern part of the state.

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The Pandemic Pivot ContinuesWe're continuing to find stories of local businesses pivoting to participate in the making of products needed in this pandemic.

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SPECIAL: Full interview with Gee Jordan on his arrestImages and videos from protests against racism and police brutality have been filling our news feeds and social media pages for days now.

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The Pandemic Shifts the Supply ChainOne of the most discussed economic issues involving the aftermath of the virus crisis is what will change with our supply chain.

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6.2.20Jake and Chris chat with Rhodes Bailey about his bid for SC House District 75 and what campaigning looks like during the current COVID-19 pandemic.

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"F" is for Flat NoseIn the 1980s, Flat Nose, a Darlington County bulldog, attracted international attention because of his ability to climb pine trees.

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A Timeframe for the Return to Economic ProsperityOur state and national economies have slowly begun to re-open after months of dealing with the global pandemic.

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SC Lede: Fighting In Memory Of George FloydOn this episode of the South Carolina Lede for June 2, 2020, we take you to Saturday's protests in Columbia spurred by the death of George Floyd, which started with thousands gathered peacefully at the State House before devolving into isolated acts of destruction by a small group of people.

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"E" is for Eleanor ClubsDuring the early years of World War II, white South Carolinians, like other white southerners, passed rumors about "Eleanor Clubs." They told each other that their black help-inspired by First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt-were organizing quasi-unions to raise their pay or leave domestic employment.

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SC Business Update from SCBizNewsAn update of the news, events and issues that are trending right now across South Carolina's business community.

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The Colonial Carolina Frontier: Cherokees, Colonists, and SlavesIn his book, C arolina in Crisis: Cherokees, Colonists, and Slaves in the American Southeast, 1756-1763,.

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"P" is for Patterson, Gladys Elizabeth JohnstonLegislator. Congresswoman. After graduating from Columbia College, Patterson served as a public affairs officer with the Peace Corps and with VISTA in Washington, D.C. After a brief stint on the Spartanburg County Council, she was elected to the South Carolina Senat, serving from 1979 to 1986.

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University Research Sparks Innovation in SCA regular guest on this program, John "Swampfox" Warner, often talks about the importance of our state's innovation and intellectual capital, particularly that which originates from our research universities.

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Episode 160: The Horn Work: Marion Square's Tabby FortressHave you heard the story of the Horn Work in Marion Square? You know-that mysterious, unobtrusive, lumpy slab of concrete covered with oyster shells standing in the park near King Street?

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Rising watersWhen rain pummeled Charleston last Wednesday, a team of reporters and photographers fanned out across the region, assessing damage and talking to people as they waded through the floodwaters.

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"O" is for Orr, James LawrenceCongressman. Governor. After serving in the General Assembly, Orr was elected to the U.S. Congress as a States-Rights Democrat and served five terms.

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New Marketing Strategies for New TimesThe last time we interviewed our next guest two years ago, the economy was humming along and he was staying quite busy in the digital marketing world.

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"N" is for Nielsen, Barbara StockState Superintendent of Education. A native of Ohio, in 1984, Nielsen became the curriculum specialist and director of business-community partnerships for Beaufort County Schools.

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Leadership in a Time of CrisisIt's never easy running a company or organization, but our next guest says that in a time of crisis, such as we are in now, effective leadership is critical.

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"M" is for Marion CountyIn 1800 Liberty County was renamed and reorganized as Marion District - named for Revolutionary War hero Francis Marion.

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Financial Planning Opportunities During the PandemicThere's certainly a lot going on right now even with not a lot going on.

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Why Southern Identity Still MattersThe American South has experienced remarkable change over the past half century. Black voter registration has increased, the region's politics have shifted, and in-migration has increased its population many fold.

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"L" is for Lebby, Nathaniel H.In 1852 Lebby, an employee of the South Carolina Railroad, received a patent for a "water-raising apparatus"-a steam-driven pump frequently used in the Lowcountry's rice fields.

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"H" is for Hover ScareHiram E. Hover formed the Co-operative Workers of America in North Carolina. The goal of the CWA was to promote major labor reforms and establish cooperative stores.

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Health Tech Start-Up Raises $5 MillionRaising venture capital has always been a struggle in the Palmetto State but late last year, our next guest was able to raise $5 million for her start-up, right out of the gate.

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Episode 159: Hucksters' Paradise: Mobile Food in Urban Charleston, Part 2The "golden age" of huckstering food in the streets of Charleston dawned after the Civil War, when formerly-enslaved people expanded this popular form of marketing.

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Professional Golf Returns to SC in JuneWhen the PGA Tour announced recently that they were restarting professional golf in June, our next guest was happy to find out that his tournament, the only one held in South Carolina, was going to be included when it had previously been written off for this year.

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When and why to wear a maskIn South Carolina, the decision of whether or not to wear a mask has fallen on and public health officials have been urging people to wear face coverings to prevent the spread of the coronavirus, but some are concerned people are ignoring the advice.

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"H" is for HookwormIn the early 1900s Charles W. Stiles identified a worm, Necator americanis, as the source of an infection that plagued the American South.

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How the Pandemic Has Changed HiringPrior to the pandemic, there existed a very tight labor market, with many companies in dire need of qualified employees in order to continue growing their businesses.

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Improving Schools Through E-LearningFor years, our state has struggled to find ways to improve its overall performance among our K-12 public schools.

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"L" is for LutheransWhile Lutherans are the third largest Protestant denomination in the United States, their numbers have never been large in the South.

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Reclaiming a Lost Hero of World War IIIn November 1943, Marine 1st Lt. Alexander Bonnyman, Jr. was mortally wounded while leading a successful assault on a critical Japanese fortification on the Pacific atoll of Tarawa, and posthumously awarded the Medal of Honor, the nation's highest military honor.

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"T" is for TabbyDuring the seventeenth century, the Spanish introduced tabby along the coasts of Florida, Alabama, Georgia and the Carolinas as a low-cost and accessible building material.

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Investing in a "New Normal"As we round the corner of this virus crisis, many investors are starting to think about what the focus of the portfolios should be, which sectors are expected to outperform and underperform as we move into a new normal.

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Episode 158: Hucksters' Paradise: Mobile Food in Urban Charleston, Part 1Mobile hucksters, predominantly of African descent, formed an important part of the local culinary market from the earliest days of Charleston by carrying food around the city in baskets and carts.

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"S" is for Saint Andrew's ParishIn 1706, when the Commons House made the Church of England the colony's official church, St. Andrew's was among the ten parishes created by that act.

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SC Business Shifts to Making Face ShieldsWith COVID-19 decimating the cruise industry, our next guest's Lowcountry company faced a serious dilemma because their main business was designing, manufacturing, and installing cruise ship signage and interiors.

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How SC is reopening beachesIn late March, when it seemed like nearly everything had closed, South Carolinians continued to come to the beach.

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"R" is for R.L. Bryan CompanyThe publishing firm of R.L. Bryan Company is Columbia's oldest industry. It began in 1844 when Richard Lather Bryan of Charleston began to operate a newsstand and stationery shop on Richardson Street.

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Managing Virtual WorkersIt's certainly a different business world right now with most meetings still occuring virtually and a large percentage of workers performing their duties from home.

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"Q" is for QuakersQuakerism came to South Carolina in the 1670s and a Meeting of the Society of Friends was established in Charleston in 1682.

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SC Pharma Company Leading During CrisisSeveral years ago, we interviewed our next guest about why she had decided to move her pharmaceutical manufacturing company from Florida to South Carolina.

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"P" is for Pacific MillsPacific Mills began in Lawrence, Massachusetts in 1850. In 1915, in order to expand its operations it purchased four mills on the outskirts of Columbia.

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"They Stole Him Out of Jail"In They Stole Him Out of Jail , William B. Gravely presents the most comprehensive account of the Willie Earle's lynching ever written, exploring it from background to aftermath and from multiple perspectives.

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"R" is for the Reform PartyDuring Reconstruction, South Carolina's voting population was about 60% African American-the vast majority of whom voted Republican.

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What Can Our Tourism Business Learn from Past Epidemics?In 2002, our next guest worked as the tourism development coordinator for Ontario, Canada. His main project was to get the hospitality industry back on track after the SARS virus derailed tourism in the province.

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Episode 157: Dining and Drinking in Charleston Before the Food and Beverage IndustryWhile most of the food and beverage industry is currently shuttered, we can look to our past in search of forgotten service models that might offer fresh inspiration for future business.

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"P" is for Patterson, John JamesU.S. Senator. Patterson moved to South Carolina in 1869. Involved in banking and railroad development, he was accused of bribing legislators to pass laws favoring his interests.

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Retirement Living Challenges During the PandemicFor 60 years, our next guest's faith-based nonprofit has been providing retirement living options, including assisted living and skilled nursing care for people across the state.

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How SC's restaurants and bars are copingRestaurants have become a marker of sorts during the coronavirus pandemic. They were among the first businesses to close, and the first to announce mass layoffs.

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"O" is for Ottolengui, RodriguesOrthodontist. Lepidopterist. Editor. Novelist. After attending the College of Charleston, Ottolengui moved to New York City to apprentice under some of the nation's leading dental surgeons.

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Transitioning Your Company to Successfully Exit the Virus CrisisAs the economic shutdown / reopening has occurred and will continue to occur in phases, many companies are still in a state of shock and struggling to identify and grab a hold of these transitional stages in order to prepare to successfully exit this crisis.

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Bonus ContentPodmetto producer Jake Erwin and writer Billy Francis present a new, narrative podcast called 'Southbound: A Simon Fogg Mystery.' Enjoy this special preview just for Podmetto followers.

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"N" is for Niernsee, John RandolphArchitects. John Niernsee was the principal architect for the design and construction of the South Carolina State House.

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Annual Online Giving Day Supports Local NonprofitsBy now, many people are aware of two things involving the nonprofit sector: they have been hit particularly hard by the global pandemic and today is their annual online giving day, when they raise millions of dollars enabling them to continue to do the good work they do.

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"M" is for Market HallCompleted in 1841, Market Hall was one of several monumental buildings that arose along Meeting Street in Charleston during the 1830s and 1840s.

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The Hazards of Economic ForecastingWhen economists lay out their forecasts for all to see, they usually add a caveat such as "barring any unforeseen circumstances".

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Living by Inches: Captivity in Civil War PrisonsFrom battlefields, boxcars, and forgotten warehouses to notorious prison camps like Andersonville and Elmira, prisoners seemed to be everywhere during the American Civil War.

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"M" is for Manigault, GabrielMerchant, legislator. Born in Charleston, Manigault rose from relatively modest origins to become the leading merchant and private banker in colonial South Carolina.

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Cities Helping Small Businesses During PandemicIn addition to the small business assistance programs being rolled out by the federal government during the global pandemic, many cities and towns are doing the same in order to provide an extra safety net.

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Episode 156: A Moderate Trot through the History of Street SpeedPedestrians and draft animals moving at a "moderate trot" set the pace in Charleston's streets for more than two centuries, until automobile drivers pushed local government for faster travel through the city's narrow streets in the early 20th century.

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4.30.20Chris, Jarrod, Lindsey, Courtney and Jake are joined by Jason Zacher, Senior Vice President for Business Advocacy with the Greenville Chamber of Commerce, to chat the COVID-19 stimulus package and discusses the difference between the Paycheck Protection Program and the Economic Injury Disaster Loan , how upstate small businesses have been able...

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"L" is for the Lancaster Courthouse and JailDuring the 1820s, the noted architect Robert Mills designed at least 14 courthouses and 14 jails throughout the state.

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Upstate Company Wins Medical Equipment AwardMillions of people across the world suffer from complications that arise due to urinary or gastrointestinal tracts issues.

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When can SC reopenNews about the coronavirus pandemic in South Carolina can change at a rapid pace. When we recorded this podcast early Tuesday afternoon, it was believed that the state had reached its peak of deaths caused by the coronavirus earlier this month.

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"K" is for Kiawah IslandKiawah is a small barrier island situated south of Charleston between the mouths of the Stono and North Edisto Rivers.

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Business Financial Management During a PandemicThe stress the global pandemic has put on the business community has added new dimensions to the science of cost controls.

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"J" is for Jasper, WilliamOn July 7, 1775, William Jasper enlisted in the elite grenadier company of the Second South Carolina Continental Regiment.

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Columbia Enlists Private Upstate Lab for Virus TestingIn order for our economy to begin to re-open, healthcare experts say that more virus testing needs to be done on the population.

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"I" is for Inman MillsInman Mills began in 1902 when James A. Chapman opened a four-hundred-loom and 15,000-spindle plant in the Spartanburg County town on Inman.

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SC Business Update from Alan CooperAn update of the news and issues that are trending right now across South Carolina's business community.

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Go Inside Catering, the Food World's Riskiest Business with Matt and Ted LeeThis week on Walter Edgar's Journal, Mat Lee and Ted Lee drop in to talk about their new book, Hotbox: Inside Catering, the Food World's Riskiest Business.

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"R" is for Ransier, Alonzo JacobLieutenant governor, congressman. Born in Charleston to free persons of color, Ransier acquired a common school education, and clerked in a Charleston shipping firm.

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Growing and Delivering Safe FoodDuring this time of crisis, being able to secure clean, safe food has become a priority.

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Episode 155: Hemp Cultivation in Early South CarolinaIn South Carolina's early years, the provincial and imperial governments offered cash bounties to encourage local planters the grow hemp on a commercial scale.

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"P" is for Palmetto BugThree hundred million years ago, cockroaches made their first appearance on earth. While thousands of species have developed and become extinct since then, the cockroach thrives.

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Cybersecurity Needs Increase During PandemicThe pandemic has forced many more people onto the Internet to transact business. And this increased activity has resulted in a heightened need for cybersecurity.

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SC's closer than expected Senate raceEarly last year, even before Jaime Harrison officially declared his candidacy, it was clear that U.S. Senator Lindsey Graham's challenge had shifted from the right to the left.

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"O" is for Oliphant, Mary Chevillette SimmsHistorian. Born in Barnwell County, Mary C. Simms Oliphant was the granddaughter of novelist and historian William Gilmore Simms.

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Managerial Insights During an Uncertain TimeAs the head of our state's flagship business school, our next guest is staying particularly busy during the global pandemic, helping to facilitate not only new avenues for student learning, but to address the sudden change in needs of the business community.

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"N" is for National GuardThe South Carolina National Guard evolved out of the state's militia. In 1905 the organized militia was renamed the South Carolina National Guard and in 1916 all state militias were converted into a national reserve force.

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Mental Stress Increases During CrisisOne issue that is arising from the virus crisis is an expectation that the stress will strain our nation's mental health infrastructure as more and more people require assistance while more and more facilities and professionals face their own resulting issues.

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"M" is for MalariaMalaria was arguably the most significant disease in the history of South Carolina from the colonial period until the early 20 th century.

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Rampage: MacArthur, Yamashita, and the Battle of Manila75 years ago, when Gen. Douglas MacArthur prepared to liberate the capital city of the Phillipines in 1945, he believed that the occupying Japanese forces would retreat.

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What You Should Know About the CARES ActIn an unprecedented short amount of time, the $2.2 trillion Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act, aka the CARES Act, is now law and is in the process of being enacted.

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"M" is for Marlboro CountyMarlboro County was formed in 1785 and named for the Duke of Marlborough. Its boundaries have remained virtually unchanged since then: bounded on the west by the Great Pee Dee River; on the north and northeast by North Carolina; and on the Southeast by Dillon County.

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Episode 154: Charleston at 350: The Legacy of Founding DecisionsCharleston turns 350 this month, and the anniversary of its founding presents opportunity to contemplate our community's long journey since 1670.

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"L" is for LeConte, JosephGeologist. Educator. After graduating from the University of Georgia, LeConte studied medicine in New York.

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Upstate Institution Helps Family-Owned BusinessesFamily-owned businesses make up a significant portion of the state and national economy and almost all of them are part of the small business sector that is being so dramatically affected by the current crisis.

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SC's deadly prison riotTwo years ago today, America's deadliest outbreak of prison violence in 25 years broke out at a maximum-security prison in South Carolina.

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Professors Assisting BusinessesThe global pandemic has dramatically altered businesses and their markets through mass closures, disruptions of supply chains, and of course, working from home.

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"J" is for Johns Island Presbyterian ChurchThe Johns Island Presbyterian Church is one of the oldest Presbyterian congregations in South Carolina.

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4.15.20Chris, Lindsey, Courtney, and Jake get together to catch up on the what's happening during the COVID-19 shutdown.

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"I" is for Isle of PalmsFor all but the last one hundred years, the Isle of Palms was uninhabited. Its palmetto jungles abounded in game and its first name was "Hunting Island" because coastal Indians hunted there.

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Estate Planning During a CrisisWith so much death literally in the air during this virus crisis, many people are realizing they need to update or actually create their estate plans.

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"H" is for HappyvilleHappyville was a short-lived agricultural colony settled in 1905 near Montmorenci in Aiken County by Jewish immigrants from Russia.

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An Edgefield Planter and His World: The 1840s Journals of Whitfield BrooksDr. James O. Farmer, Jr., opens a window on the life of an elite family and its circle in a now iconic place, during a crystalizing decade of the Antebellum era.

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A Rising Tide Of Cases, Unemployment, Deaths And UnemploymentOn this episode of the South Carolina Lede for April 11, 2020, we examine the state legislature's failure to pass continuing resolution this week, discuss what increasing unemployment numbers could mean for our economy moving forward, and explore how lack of adequate high-speed internet is affecting many South Carolinians' access to healthcare,...

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"S" is for St. Mark's ParishIn the 1730s lowcountry planters began moving inland and petitioned to have the inland area separated into a new entity-Prince Frederick Parish.

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Marketing During Tough TimesAs we talk to the business community about surviving this virus crisis, the topic that doesn't come up much is that of how and when to resume marketing their products and services and making those needed sales calls.

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Episdoe 153: Quarantine in Charleston Harbor, 1698-1949Separating the sick from the healthy has been a part of Charleston's public health policy since 1698, when our provincial government instituted a novel quarantine policy for incoming ships.

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Upstate Craftsman Scores with Award-Winning KnifeIt's not often that you run across someone whose career was actually something they had always wanted to do since childhood.

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How COVID-19 disrupted educationStudents, teachers and parents across South Carolina have been adjusting to a "new normal.". Most colleges canceled in-person classes for the rest of the semester, and K-12 students in the state will be learning from home at least through April 30.

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"P" is for the Paper and Pulpwood IndustryThe first paper mill in South Carolina was operating in Columbia by 1806. Over the next fifty years, other mills opened including the Bath Paper Mill near Edgefield.

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The Effect of the Virus Crisis on HomebuildingIf you live in a neighborhood that has new homes being built, you've probably noticed that home construction has not really slowed down.

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"O" is for Operation Lost TrustOperation Lost Trust was arguably South Carolina's largest and longest-running political scandal. The key player in the FBI's investigation into legislative corruption was Ron Cobb, a lobbyist and former member of the S.C. House of Representatives.

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Restaurants and the CoronavirusPrior to the coronavirus pandemic, the restaurant industry was booming, with new people entering the industry on a regular basis.

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"N" is for New EllentonInitially called North Ellenton prior to its incorporation, New Ellenton was an offspring of the Cold War and considered by many locals to have been "the first victim of the H-bomb." Incorporated in 1952, the town was the reincarnation of the town of Ellenton-a depot on the Port Royal Railroad.

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Preserving South Carolina's Endangered Sacred SpacesFor almost 30 years, Preservation South Carolina has been dedicated to preserving and protecting the historic and irreplaceable architectural heritage of South Carolina.

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Sc Lede: Covid-19-28 Days LaterThe South Carolina Lede is here to keep you up to date on important news as the Palmetto State faces the COVID-19 virus.

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Episode 152: The Scandalous Black Dance of 1795, Part 2Charlestonians were shocked to find a local magistrate at the center of an illegal black dance raided by police in 1795.

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Small Business Opportunities in Local ForestsThe US government can be a source of contracting opportunities for many small businesses across our state and across many different government agencies.

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Competing in the Printing BusinessEven without the virus crisis, small businesses always seem to be the underdog when competing with big national companies.

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Time to Buy the Oil Stocks?The recent stock market crash is the fastest valuation decline in history. Faster than 1929, 1987, 2008...But our next guest believes we may have reached an inflection point and is particularly bullish now on the energy sector.

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SPECIAL: Coronavirus update 2So much has changed since we last discussed the coronavirus on this podcast. When we recorded our special COVID-19 episode on March 11, South Carolina had only a few confirmed cases of the novel strain of coronavirus.

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Understanding the Scope of the Coming Economic ContractionEverybody is aware that the virus crisis is going to result in a serious economic contraction; locally, nationally, and globally.

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Coalition-Building in the LowcountryMany times, cities and counties in our state struggle to build the coalitions necessary to improve the quality of life and economic activity in their communities.

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Episode 151: The Scandalous Black Dance of 1795, Part 1The sounds of an illegal nocturnal "negro dance" in an East Bay residence in November 1795 aroused the wrath of local authorities who dispersed a party of mixed-race revelers.

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Tricking Your Brain into Thinking PositivelyMany stock market crashes have happened in the past and every time they do, investors are faced with the emotional toll of investing during a crisis.

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Small Business Community in ShockWe heard a few days ago from the US Small Business Administration about their plans to assist the small business community during the current crisis.

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State Treasury PreparedDuring the 2008-09 financial crises our state unemployment fund went bankrupt, forcing the state to borrow money from the federal government.

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SC Entrepreneurial Update from John "Swampfox" WarnerAn update of the news, issues, and events involving the entrepreneurial community in South Carolina.

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Southern WomenThe Southern woman has long been synonymous with the Southern belle, a "moonlight and magnolias" myth that gets nowhere close to describing the strong, richly diverse women who have thrived because of-and in some cases, despite-the South.

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"P" is for PacoletSome people believe that "Pacolet" is a Cherokee word meaning "fast-running horse," while others hold that it comes from the last name of an early French settler.

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"O" is for Oconee bellThe Oconee bell is a small, evergreen species related to Galax, with white flowers produced in March.

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SBA to the Rescue?There is no doubt that the Coronavirus global pandemic will affect how we do business for weeks and maybe even months ahead.

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Episode 150: Pandemic and Panic: Influenza in 1918 CharlestonUnder the shadow of the Great War in 1918, Charleston was ill-equipped to counter a major health crisis when influenza spread throughout the community in a wave of acute sickness and death.

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"N" is for Nance, Milligan Maceo, Jr.University president. After service in World War II, Nance returned to college at South Carolina State.

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Coronavirus and the SC Business CommunityWhat is the reaction so far from our state's business community? Mike Switzer interviews Ted Pitts, president and CEO of the South Carolina Chamber of Commerce in Columbia, SC.

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"M" is for MacDowell, Rosalie AndersonActress, model. A Gaffney native, "Andie" MacDowell attended Winthrop College for two years, but then moved to New York.

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Trying to Catch Falling Stock PricesThe stock market has taken it on the chin with blame going to the coronavirus.

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SC Lede: Lede In The Time of CoronavirusOn this edition of the South Carolina Lede, host Gavin Jackson is joined by The Associated Press' Jeffrey Collins and The State's Maayan Schechter to discuss recent news from the statehouse, including the $10 billion budget passed by the House, the Senate's education bill, and more.

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"L" is for Lafaye and LafayeFounded by George Eugene Lafaye, the firm of Lafaye and Lafaye was one of the state's most respected and successful architectural practices from the 1910s until the 1970s.

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The Quaker and the Gamecock: Nathanael Greene, Thomas Sumter, and the Revolutionary War in the SouthAndrew Waters, author of The Quaker and the Gamecock: Nathanael Greene, Thomas Sumter, and the Revolutionary War for the Soul of the South , joins Walter Edgar to tells the story of two wildly divergent leaders against the backdrop of the American Revolution's last gasp, the effort to extricate a British occupation force from the wild and...

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"K" is for Kensington PlantationIn the early 1850s, Greek revival remained the favorite architectural style of the state's planter elite.

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Episode 149: Yamboo: An Enslaved Muslim in Early South CarolinaYamboo was an African Muslim whose faith helped him endure a life of servitude in 18th-century South Carolina.

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"J" is for Jackson, Jesse LouisMinister, civil and human rights activist. A Greenville native, Jackson was a star quarterback and student leader at North Carolina A&T State University in Greensboro.

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Special: Coronavirus In ScWe've recorded a special episode of Understand SC about a topic that's dominated the news cycle here and around the world: the spread of the coronavirus.

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"I" is for Indian MoundsDotting South Carolina's streams and rivers are vestiges of her prehistoric past. These mounds offer fragmentary evidence of the cultures that thrived before the Europeans arrived.

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"H" is for HaglerCatawba chief. King Hagler is the best known of the Catawba chieftains. He rose to power in the 1750s.

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SC Lede: Super Tuesday StuporOn this 100th episode of the South Carolina Lede, recorded live at Holy City Brewing in North Charleston, SC, host Gavin Jackson is joined by The Post and Courier's Jamie Lovegrove and The Associated Press' Meg Kinnard to recap both the South Carolina Democratic primary and Super Tuesday.

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"G" is for Gadsden, JamesSoldier, railroad president, diplomat. A Charleston native, Gadsden joined the U.S. army after graduating from Yale.

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The Glories of GritsIf you grew up in the South, you have likely eaten them. If you buy yours from the grocery store, though, you may never have really tasted the goodness of stone ground grits.

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"G" is for Gadsden, ChristopherPatriot, merchant. Born in Charleston, Gadsden was educated in England. In the 1740s he launched one of the most successful mercantile careers in the colony.

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Episode 148: His Majesty's Warships in Charleston HarborBetween 1720 and 1775, a succession of British warships anchored in Charleston to protect the port's valuable trade and to assist His Majesty's government.

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"F" is for Fairfield CountyFairfield County, lying in the lower Piedmont, is a geologically diverse region with topography ranging from level plains to hilly terrain.

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SC Lede: Trail BitesLeading up to the 2020 election, the South Carolina Lede is keeping you up to speed on what the candidates are saying on the campaign trail in the Palmetto State with these "Trail Bites" mini-episodes.

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"E" is for Earle, Joseph HaynsworthU.S. senator. A native of Greenville, Earle was orphaned at five and was reared by an aunt in Sumter.

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"D" is for Dabbs, Edith MitchellAuthor, churchwoman, community activist. Dabbs, a native of Dalzell, graduated from Coker College and then taught school for several years.

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SC Lede: Biden Blowout, Bye Bye Buttigieg, Sayonara Steyer, and Ciao KlobucharThe South Carolina Democratic primary came and went this weekend with former Vice President Joe Biden quickly being declared winner and several of his fellow candidates ending their campaigns soon after.

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Horse Racing and Horse Culture in South Carolina and BeyondAccording to the South Carolina Encyclopedia, "The Sport of Kings' emerged in South Carolina as soon as colonists gained firm footing and began amassing property and wealth enough to emulate the lifestyles of England and the Caribbean." Horse racing and horse culture became an important part of South Carolina's economic life in the 20 th century...

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Episode 147: Self-Purchase: The Price of Freedom from SlaveryCan you put a monetary value on your freedom? South Carolina's early laws trapped enslaved people in a life of servitude, but a handful of them managed to generate sufficient cash to buy their own freedom.

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2.28.20The entire Podmetto crew hit the road and went to Charleston for the 2020 Democratic Primary Debate hosted by CBS.

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2020 PrimaryWell, it's been a minute, hasn't it? Understand is finally back after our extended winter hiatus with politics reporter Caitlin Byrd to talk about the 2020 Democratic Primary coming up in a few days.

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SC Lede: Charleston Debate CrosstalkOn this special mini-episode of the South Carolina Lede, host Gavin Jackson recaps this week's Democratic debate in Charleston, SC, with The State's Maayan Schechter, The Associated Press' Meg Kinnard, and The Post and Courier's Jamie Lovegrove.

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SC Lede: 2020 Primary Rose CeremonyThe week we've been talking about for more than a year is finally here: The South Carolina Democratic presidential primary is this Saturday.

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The Charleston Church Massacre and the Journey to ForgivenessOn June 17, 2015, twelve members of the historically black Emanuel AME Church in Charleston, South Carolina welcomed a young white man to their evening Bible study.

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Ep 144Hanna has everything you need to know about barbecue hash.

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Episode 146: Private Manumission: An Intimate Path to FreedomThe laws of early South Carolina allowed slave owners to set free an unknown number of men, women, and children with little or no interference from the government.

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SC Lede: The SC Dem-utante Primary BallThe South Carolina Democratic presidential primary is fast approaching. Recent poll numbers show an ever-tightening race in a state where former Vice President Joe Biden used to enjoy double digit leads over his closest contenders.

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First in the South: Why South Carolina's Presidential Primary MattersGibbs Knotts and Jordan M. Ragusa make the case for shifting the national focus to South Carolina because of its clarifying and often-predictive role in selecting presidential nominees for both the Republican and Democratic Parties.

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Episode 145: Public Manumission: A Reward for Remarkable ServiceOn several occasions between 1708 and 1822, the South Carolina General Assembly purchased the freedom of enslaved people who had performed remarkable acts of public service.

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SC Lede: Fear and Loathing on the Trail in South CarolinaAfter the debacle in Iowa the Democratic playing field was incredibly murky and hard to read, BUT, thanks to New Hampshire, we finally have some real results to work with!

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Matt and Ted Lee go Inside Catering, the Food World's Riskiest BusinessThis week on Walter Edgar's Journal, Mat Lee and Ted Lee drop in to talk about their new book, Hotbox: Inside Catering, the Food World's Riskiest Business.

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Ep 143Hanna and Dave talk about the impact of wine tariffs on Charleston restaurants.

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2.7.20Chris, Lindsey, and Jake talk about the Iowa Caucus, the injustice of library fines, and keeping our eyes on the prize in 2020.

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Episdoe 144: Defining Charleston's Free People of ColorFreedom and slavery were the opposing states of being that defined the lives of most early Charlestonians, but our community also hosted a small population of people who lived between those legal poles.

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1.31.20The crew chats with SC-4 candidate Kim Nelson and touch on the Greenville County Legislative Delegation meeting, Greenville City's new hate crime legislation, WREN's survey results on women in SC, and much more!

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Episode 143: The Carolina Coffee House of LondonFrom the 1670s to the 1830s, the Carolina Coffee House in London's Birchin Lane served as the epicenter for conversations about this colony and state, its opportunities and challenges, and its residents.

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South Carolina Between World Wars: The Beginnings of Black ActivismBlack South Carolinians, despite poverty and discrimination, began to organize and lay the basis for the civil rights movement that would occur after World War II.

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Ep 142-2019 in reviewHanna and Dave talk about the biggest trends and events in the 2019 food scene.

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1.24.20The crew talks about Jarrod advocating for LGBTQ Rights at Greenville County Council, second amendment "sanctuaries", civil disobedience, Mike Bloomberg conspiracies, and Hillary hating Bernie.

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Episode 142: The Myth of the Holy CityThe phrase "Holy City" is often used to describe Charleston's deep history of religious freedom and diversity.

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1.21.20Freewheelin': the gang catches up on statehouse news and share stories about getting in trouble at school.

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South Carolina Between World Wars: The Charleston RenaissanceIn the years after WWI, art, poetry, historic preservation, and literature flourished in Charleston, SC, and the Lowcountry during what has been called the Charleston Renaissance.

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Episode 141: The South Carolina Revolution of 1719, Part 2The secret confederacy that formed in November 1719 assembled as an elected Convention of the people that December.

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South Carolina Between World Wars: PoliticsThis week on Walter Edgar's Journal, our third program on South Carolina Between the World Wars, features Dr. Vernon Burton of Clemson University, in conversation with Walter Edgar about the politics of the period.

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Ep 141Hanna talks about her latest project: Bussin' School, where readers are asked to submit their family recipes for the Lowcountry's most iconic dishes.

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Episode 140: The South Carolina Revolution of 1719, Part 1Frustrated by years of neglect and contrary government, the citizens of South Carolina asserted their political will in the closing months of 1719 by organizing a rebellious confederacy that descended on Charleston to seize the reins of power.

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1.8.20-2020 VisionChris, Jarrod, and Lindsey are back with a look ahead to the 2020 political landscape in South Carolina.

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South Carolina Between World Wars: The Impact of the New DealWhen the stock market crashed in 1929, ushering in the Great Depression, South Carolina was already in dire financial straits.

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South Carolina Between World Wars: The Great DepressionFollowing World War I, South Carolina's economy collapsed. The post-World-War-I drop in demand for textiles, the subsequent collapse in cotton prices, the exhaustion of farmland through poor farming practices, and the decimation of cotton crops by the boll weevil hit South Carolinians hard.

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Episode 139: Proprietary vs. Royal Government in Colonial South CarolinaSouth Carolina was an English colony for its first century, but that era was marked by two contrasting periods characterized by different administrations: An initial "proprietary" era gave way to a "royal" government after a rebellion in 1719.

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South Carolina State University: A Black Land-Grant College in Jim Crow AmericaSince its founding in 1896, South Carolina State University has provided vocational, undergraduate, and graduate education for generations of African Americans.

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Judge J. Waties Waring and the Secret Plan that Sparked a Civil Rights MovementFour years before the landmark U.S. Supreme Court decision Brown v. Board of Education, a federal judge in Charleston hatched his secret plan to end segregation in America.

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Episode 138: Christmas Traditions in Early CharlestonHere in Charleston, we share a number of Christmas customs with communities near and far, but how deep are the Lowcountry roots of our modern holiday traditions?

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Is Savannah good or bad?Dave is back from a trip to Savannah and he and Hanna could not disagree more about whether it's a good place to visit.

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Episode 137: The Shady History of Protecting Lowcountry TreesShade-tree history is on my mind this Arbor Day. While some people want to uproot the grand oaks bordering our scenic highways, others have defended the venerable trees from the ravages of modernity.

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Dog bites in breweriesOn Oct 26 a woman was mauled by a dog at Low Tide Brewing. Dave Infante talks about the column he wrote about the incident and the thorny issue of letting dogs in breweries.

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War Stuff: The Struggle Between Armies and Civilians During the American Civil WarIn War Stuff: The Struggle for Human and Environmental Resources in the American Civil War, her path-breaking work on the American Civil War, Joan E. Cashin explores the struggle between armies and civilians over the resources necessary to wage war.

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Dawson's FallIn Dawson's Fall , a novel based on the lives of Roxana Robinson's great-grandparents, the author tells a story of America at its most fragile, fraught, and malleable.

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Thanksgiving 2019It's time for Thanksgiving yet again, this time we've got a story about a holiday dinner with over 400 guests and some discourse about Thanksgiving sides.

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Episode 136: The Genesis of the Harleston Neighborhood, 1672-1770The area called Harleston Village is one of the oldest neighborhoods on the Charleston peninsula, but the present definition of its boundaries differs from its original identity.

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Episode 135: The Historical Landscape of the New Baxter-Patrick James Island LibraryCharleston's newest library is nestled in a quiet setting that belies the depth and drama of its long history.

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Live at Charleston Wine + Food w/ Brooks ReitzBrooks Reitz joins Hanna and Dave to talk about pancakes and the restaurant business.

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