Bill Goodman travels to Washington to speak with Republican Sen. Mitch McConnell, the new leader in the Senate, and other members of the Kentucky congressional delegation, including Rep. Hal Rogers and Sen. Rand Paul. They and others discuss the significance of McConnell's new position for Kentucky and the nation.
Journalists from around the state discuss news of the day with interim host Bill Bryant, WKYT in Lexington. Guests: Ronnie Ellis, Frankfort reporter, CNHI, New Service; Joseph Gerth, political writer, Louisville Courier-Journal; and Sam Youngman, political reporter, Lexington Herald-Leader.
University of Kentucky President Eli Capilouto discusses the school's 150th anniversary and recent changes at the institution, including an aggressive building program and a focus on addressing the health challenges that afflict people across the commonwealth.
People in Kentucky, and car aficionados all over the world, witnessed firsthand the natural phenomenon of sinkholes when the earth opened up beneath the National Corvette Museum in Bowling Green in February 2014. In this episode of "Nova," learn more about sinkholes, which are a growing worldwide hazard.
Wendell Ford: A Capitol Farewell
Hundreds of family, friends, and fellow politicians gathered in the Kentucky Capitol Rotunda to share stories about and honor the political legacy of former Governor and Senator Wendell Ford. The service was conducted by Gov. Steve Beshear and Lt. Gov. Crit Luallen, with a eulogy from Thomas Preston, a long-time colleague of Ford's.