Kentucky Bourbon Tales: Distilling the Family Business
Meet the colorful characters who craft Kentucky’s signature spirit and explore the science and art behind the bourbon-making process.
Kentucky Tonight host Bill Goodman asks four state representatives what issues they hope to see acted on during the next session of the General Assembly, which convenes January 6.
A History of Kentucky in 25 Objects, hosted by Barry Bernson, brings history alive through an examination of the artifacts around us. Included are modern Kentucky icons: Bill Monroe's mandolin, Harland Sanders' original pressure cooker, and an Adolph Rupp model basketball. The objects span the course of time from 1000 A.D. to 2013, from a stone axe to a space satellite.
Journalists from around the state discuss news of the past week, including the federal budget, influenza, denial of tax incentives to the ark park, and rural hospital woes, with interim host Bill Bryant of WKYT in Lexington.
Celebrating its 30th anniversary this year is Leadership Kentucky, a statewide educational organization that prepares prospective leaders to take an active role in shaping Kentucky's future. Guests are one of the founders, retired Toyota executive Jim Wiseman; Kristen Bale, the 2005 Leadership Kentucky chair; and Deann Allen, a member of the class of 2013.