With the heat on across the lowcountry, your air conditioner has probably been running non-stop. Which is fine, since that's keeping you cool. But, you may get a little hot under the collar when your electric bill arrives.
We went to the source - SCE&G - to find out what we could do to save money on our electric bill. Scott Gregg from SCE&G provides some tips in our Y1025 SCE&G Podcast.
Get more info by calling SCE&G at (800) 251-7234, or check out their energy saving tips on-line: www.sceg.com/blog
This is Katie Stagliano. She's an 11 year old girl from Summerville who was recently honored in our nation's capitol, as one of 5 people nationwide who received a National Sodexo Foundation STOP Hunger Scholarship. Sodexo presented Katie with a $5,000 scholarship, and a $5,000 donation to Katie's Krops. Beginning in 3rd grade, Katie started to help to feed the hungry in Summerville, which is what Katie's Krops is all about.
Click on the Podcast to the left to hear Katie's interview on the Y Morning Wake-Up, and listen to hear talk about Katie's Krops.
As the world's biggest sporting event kicks-off, we tracked down the lowcountry expert. Andrew Bell is the President of the Charleston Battery Soccer Club and stopped by the Y Morning Wake-Up to talk about the 2010 FIFA World Cup, and to give us his prediction of which country will hoist the winner's trophy on July 11th in South Africa.
It's been a crazy 18 months for former South Carolina First Lady Jenny Sanford. She shares all that she's been through, plus her life with Governor Mark Sanford in a new book "Staying True." While not an autobiography, the book is the story of her life from the time she met Mark Sanford. On the Y Morning Wake-Up, we recently had the opportunity to speak with her about her marriage, her family, living in the lowcountry, and what is in her future.
Season 6 of "The Deadliest Catch" is showing this spring on the Discovery Channel - catch the adventures every Tuesday night at 9. One of the main characters of that show, Captain Sig Hansen, has written a book about his life and experiences - "North By Northwestern: A Seafaring Family On Deadly Alaskan Waters." Captain Hansen took some time to talk with us about the book, the new season of "The Deadliest Catch," and even shares a crab dip recipe as part of our Y Morning Wake-Up interview. Take a listen to our two part podcast, that includes some of our conversation which wasn't broadcast.