Category Archives: Communications

“Making it Grow” wins two Telly awards

COLUMBIA, S.C. – South Carolina Educational Television (SCETV) today announced that “Making it Grow,” the network’s weekly, live-interactive television program about gardening received two Telly awards when the list of winners was released on Monday. The show’s prescribed burn segment received a bronze award in the education category, and its holiday special received a bronze…
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CenturyLink brings broadband to 7,500 rural homes and businesses in South Carolina

Columbia, S.C., April 8, 2019 -- CenturyLink, Inc. (NYSE: CTL) announced today that it has expanded broadband to more than 7,500 rural homes and businesses in South Carolina as part of the company’s commitment to bring high-speed internet to more Americans. Communities that now have broadband service include the Estill, Ridgeland and Saluda areas, thanks to CenturyLink’s participation…
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REEL SOUTH Sets Season Four With More Films, New Host

Valerie June Hosts New Season of Southern Documentary Series, Premiering April 11 Columbia, SC— South Carolina ETV and UNC-TV Public Media North Carolina announced today that their critically acclaimed co-production REEL SOUTH will launch its riveting fourth season Thursday, April 11, available on PBS stations (check local listings). This curated documentary series that supports independent…
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Local FASTSIGNS Recognized Among Top Centers in the Country

[caption id="attachment_20408" align="alignnone" width="3000"] 2019 Pinnacle Club Award recipients in the Southeast region presented with awards at the 2019 FASTSIGNS International Convention by FASTSIGNS International, Inc.'s CEO, Catherine Monson (far right).[/caption] (COLUMBIA, SC) Feb. 27, 2019—FASTSIGNS® of Columbia - Harbison Blvd, a local sign and visual graphics provider, was recognized as a top performing center…
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SCETV Wins National Award for, “The Southern Campaign of the American Revolution” Video Series

Columbia, SC—SC Educational Television has received a National Educational Telecommunications Association (NETA) Award for the category Instructional Media-Teacher Resource for "The Southern Campaign of the American Revolution" an eight-part series with accompanying lesson plans for K-12 history students. Each module of "The Southern Campaign" includes a short video episode, photos, maps and online curriculum suggestions…
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Free Executive Presence Challenge Starts January 28, 2019

The indispensable skill for success in any field is influence. Build your influence skill by participating in the free Mixonian Institute Executive Presence Challenge January 28 through February 1, 2019. Frankly, we could all use more buy-in from the people we work with and less dilly dallying. I want you to get that promotion and…
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AT&T Names Terrance Ford as SC Legislative Director

COLUMBIA, SC, Nov. 5, 2018 — Terrance Ford is the new Director of Legislative Affairs for AT&T* in South Carolina. Ford is a 17-year veteran of AT&T and its predecessor companies. He was previously Regional Director of External Affairs in the Upstate and succeeds Jane Sosebee, who was named president of AT&T South Carolina last…
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SCDCA Appoints Director of Communications

COLUMBIA, S.C. – Carri Grube Lybarker, Administrator of the South Carolina Department of Consumer Affairs announces the appointment of Bailey Parker as Director of Communications. In 2012, Ms. Parker started her communications career at KSTU FOX 13 in Salt Lake City, Utah as a producer, reporter and fill-in anchor. She made the jump to public…
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