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Saturday 9/1/2012

6:00 pm EDT

The Lawrence Welk ShowClosed Captioned
#1301 "Lawrence Welk's Premiere Show"
This program was Welk's first national broadcast. Alice Lon sings "Love Me Or Leave Me", Larry Hooper delights with his signature song "Oh Happy Day," Rocky Rockwell charms us with "I Love Girls," and since it wouldn't be a Welk show without a polka, "The Clarinet Polka" fits the bill perfectly.
NatureHigh Definition
#2704 "Fellowship of the Whales" [TV-G]
The story of the first year in a humpback whale's life as she learns lessons from her mother. [High-Definition]
The AppalachiansClosed CaptionedKY
#102 [TV-G]
After the Civil War, railroads are built, forests are cut, and outside owners buy up the land. A conflict between two timbering families, the Hatfields and the McCoys, becomes a legendary "blood feud." The United Mine Workers' union organizing attempts are resisted by the owners, often with violence, and resentments explode in a series of devastating strikes known as the "great coal wars."


Louisville LifeKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#515 "Jonathan Matthews/Bourbon Barrel Foods/Macauley's Theater/Mayor Greg Fischer/Jeaneen Barnhart" [TV-G]
Sculptor Jonathan Matthews talks about his work with DC Direct, sculpting Batman and Superman action figures and other pieces; Matt Jaime's Bourbon Barrel Foods is attracting nationwide attention from media like Esquire magazine and retailers including Williams-Sonoma; a look back at the legacy of Macauley's Theater; an interview with the new Mayor of Louisville, Greg Fischer; and a visit to the studio of artist Jeaneen Barnhart. A 2011 KET production hosted by Candyce Clifft. [High-Definition] Watch Online
Classic GospelHigh Definition
#611 "Rock of Ages" [TV-G]
A rich treasury of the great hymns of the church are sung by gospel music's most influential voices. [High-Definition]
The AppalachiansClosed CaptionedKY
#103 [TV-G]
The 1960s War on Poverty again sends federal aid into Appalachia, but television and magazines show painful images of hunger and poverty, reinforcing the stereotype of the poor hillbilly.


The Red Green ShowClosed Captioned
#1218 "Toe the Line" [TV-G]
Red and Harold end up as a couple in a line dancing contest. Red turns a sedan into a hideaway hardtop and explains how to use men's fascination with an open car hood to get guys to babysit. Mike shows off his key collection, Bill overinflates a soccer ball so the game can be played with vehicles, and Red uses an industrial vacuum cleaner to get rid of bees.


Kentucky LifeKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
Dave takes a journey of discovery in the Civil War footsteps of his great-great-grandfather Michael Shuffett. Dave talks with genealogists and Civil War historians; participates in a reenactment; follows the fate of the 13th Kentucky Volunteer Infantry at the battles of Shiloh, Resaca, and Kennesaw Mountain; and learns what it means to be a Union soldier from Kentucky. A 2012 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett. [High-Definition] Watch Online
History DetectivesHigh Definition
#901 [TV-PG]
Mysterious airplane engine parts lead Eduardo Pagán to a heroic story on a forbidden Hawaiian island. Elyse Luray tries to match metal shavings to the right Civil War cannon. Wes Cowan connects a rodeo saddle to a star that changed Hollywood movie-making. [High-Definition]
WoodSongsClosed CaptionedKY
#1004 "Michael Martin Murphy plus the Horse Crazy Cowgirl Band" [TV-G]
Respected singer/songwriter Michael Martin Murphey performs songs from his latest CD, Tall Grass & Cool Water. Award winning western trio The Horse Crazy Cowgirl Band perform songs from their latest recording, My Horse Knows the Way Home.


Kentucky AfieldKYHigh Definition
#2849 [TV-G]
A KET/Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources co-presentation hosted by Tim Farmer. [High-Definition]


Movie ClassicsClosed Captioned
#1042 "Dark Passage" [TV-PG]
A San Francisco art student hides a fugitive who is recovering from underworld plastic surgery. Humphrey Bogart, Lauren Bacall, and Bruce Bennett star.
Last of the Summer WineClosed Captioned
#1022 "Ferret Come Home" [TV-PG]
When one of Compo's ferrets escapes and takes residence in Nora's house, it's up to Wally Batty to get it back safely.
Jubilee Bluegrass Special IIKY
#810 "Jubilee Bluegrass Special II"
Sights and sounds from the 2002 Festival of the Bluegrass at the Kentucky Horse Park include interviews with artists and fans, impromptu jam sessions, a guided tour of IIIrd Tyme Out's new touring bus, and the secret of grilling "beer can" chicken. Featured performers include IIIrd Tyme Out, Rhonda Vincent and the Rage, David Peterson and 1946, Carl Shiflett and Big Country Show, Valerie Smith and Liberty Pike, the Moron Brothers, Billie Renee and Cumberland Gap, Seldom Scene, Ernie Thacker and Route 23, Dry Branch Fire Squad, Mountain Heart, and Wildfire. A 2003 KET production.


To The Manor Born
Audrey moves out of Grantleigh Manor to make way for the new owner, Richard Devere. Her hopes of the estate being run in traditional fashion are dashed when she discovers the owner's true background.


Are You Being Served?Closed Captioned
#148 "Front Page Story"
Mr. Humphries is made editor of the new staff magazine, but his stories create friction.


As Time Goes ByClosed Captioned
After a day spent together, Lionel leaves London to give a lecture. Jean pays him a surprise visit—and gets an unpleasant surprise herself.


Kentucky's Natural HeritageKY
#106 "Mammoth Cave"
Mammoth Cave, part of the Green River valley and hilly country of south central Kentucky, is the world's longest known cave system, with more than 390 miles explored. Early guide Stephen Bishop called the cave a "grand, gloomy and peculiar place," but its vast chambers and complex labyrinths have earned its name - Mammoth.


Austin City LimitsHigh Definition
#3501 "Dave Matthews Band" [TV-PG]
Rock superstars the Dave Matthews Band kick off the new season with hits and songs from their latest album, Big Whiskey and the GrooGrux King. [High-Definition]
JubileeClosed CaptionedKY
#1201 "Pine Mountain Railroad" [TV-G]
With a lineup of avid bluegrass devotees, Pine Mountain Railroad delivers a sound rooted in the high lonesome tradition and favors the type of harmony sparked by familial camaraderie. A KET production taped at the 2006 Kentucky Bluegrass Festival in Louisville.


Kentucky - An American StoryKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#101 "The Land"
A look at the migration of Daniel Boone and thousands of settlers through the Cumberland Gap, coal mining, tobacco farming, the TVA, and the horse farms of the Bluegrass. The film reminds viewers that Kentucky has a proud and valuable history that is deeply intertwined with the American experience. [High-Definition] Watch Online


Great PerformancesHigh Definition
#3514 "Billy Joel: Last Play at Shea - The Concert" [TV-PG]
Shortly before the demolition of New York City's Shea Stadium in July 2008, superstar Billy Joel performed two farewell concerts at the historic arena. Joel's special guests are Tony Bennett, Garth Brooks, John Mayer, and Sir Paul McCartney. [High-Definition]
NatureHigh Definition
#2704 "Fellowship of the Whales" [TV-G]
The story of the first year in a humpback whale's life as she learns lessons from her mother. [High-Definition]
Ashland's Field of DreamsKYWatch Online!
Cincinnati Reds sportscaster Marty Brenneman narrates this sentimental look at playing baseball in Central Park in Ashland, Ky., during the 1950s. Watch Online