Palmetto Scene

General - Art, History & Science

On Thursdays at 7:30 p.m., ETV’s public affairs team brings you an exciting program designed for every audience member. Palmetto Scene is a South Carolina video magazine that explores the people, places, and culture of the Palmetto State. From lifestyle to politics, Palmetto Scene takes you on a journey of enlightenment, education and wonder.  South Carolina has a wealth of stories that this team brings to you.

When available closed captioning and/or transcripts have been provided for broadcast segments.

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A Hero's Welcome Home: The Vietnam Experience
A Hero's Welcome Home: The Vietnam Experience

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Patriots Point brings the history of the Vietnam War to life in this fully immersive 2 ½ acre exhibit called the Vietnam Experience. From viewing dog tags at the beginning of the exhibit, 895 South...
A Segregated Military | Palmetto Scene
A Segregated Military | Palmetto Scene

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B.S. Plair of Rock Hill, South Carolina, served for the Montford Point Marines in 1945, until he was honorably discharged in 1946. The Montford Point Marines were based in Camp Lejeune, North Carolina...
Catawba Art Exhibit | Palmetto Scene
Catawba Art Exhibit | Palmetto Scene

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In the late 1990s, the Catawba Nation received federal recognition. Photojournalist and Filmmaker Catherine Bauknight set out to document the revival of the tribe. Her photo essay exhibit at the...
Catawba Pottery Tradition  | Palmetto Scene
Catawba Pottery Tradition | Palmetto Scene

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“Catawba Pottery is the oldest Native pottery tradition east of the Mississippi River that’s been produced continuously throughout time,” Catawba Potter Keith “Little Bear” Brown explains. Catawba...
Community Helping Artist | Palmetto Scene
Community Helping Artist | Palmetto Scene

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Kirkland Smith practices many forms of art, but recently she has focused her attention on her assemblage pieces, which are portraits, but instead of using oils, pastels, or paints, she uses recycled...