Time Zone: EST | Channels: KET, KET2, KET3, KET4, KETKY, www | Descriptions: On
 

Wednesday 1/2/2013

8:00 pm EST

KET
NatureHigh Definition
#2809 "Broken Tail: A Tiger's Last Journey" [TV-PG]
The story of the life and death of a charismatic tiger cub reveals the fate of tigers in India. [High-Definition]
KET2
American MastersHigh Definition
#2601 "Joffrey: Mavericks of American Dance" [TV-PG]
Tracing the struggles and triumphs of the Joffrey Ballet from 1956 to the present, the film features interviews with former and current Joffrey dancers; the breakthroughs of choreographers Twyla Tharp, Laura Dean, and Margo Sappington; and excerpts from signature works "Astarte," "Trinity," and "Billboards." [High-Definition]
KETKY
Ted Bassett: A Kentucky GentlemanKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
Discover the extraordinary life of the longtime Keeneland Race Course executive Ted Bassett, a native Kentuckian who was a decorated World War II marine and former head of the state police. Through interviews with friends, colleagues, and contemporaries a picture emerges of a humble, self-effacing man who, believing in service to others, achieved great things. [High-Definition] Watch Online
 

9:00

KET
NovaHigh Definition
#4001 "Doomsday Volcanoes" [TV-PG]
Scientists explore the devastating global consequences of another Icelandic volcano eruption. [High-Definition]
 

9:01

KETKY
Henry Clay and the Struggle for the UnionKYHigh Definition
[TV-G]
The documentary looks at the role of Henry Clay in holding off the War between the States. It explores the impact of slavery on the expansion of the Nation westward and how conflict between the North and South was irrepressible. The film is lavishly illustrated with stunning period photographs and art, footage of the old senate chamber, and dramatic interpretations performed by actors of Clay and his senate colleagues. [High-Definition]
 

9:30

KET2
Downton Abbey RevisitedHigh Definition
[TV-G]
Using clips, interviews, and behind-the-scenes footage, this program features moments from the first two seasons of the series and tantalizing previews of season three. [High-Definition]
 

10:00

KET
Life On FireHigh Definition
#101 "Icelandic Volcanoes" [TV-G]
Aerial footage of Iceland sheds light on the possible consequences of a major volcanic eruption. [High-Definition]
KET2
At Home with the GeorgiansHigh Definition
#101 "A Man's Place" [TV-PG]
Historian Amanda Vickery explores how the British obsession with homes began 300 years ago. Using the diaries and letters of men and women of the Georgian era, she discovers how a residence became crucial to the success or failure of a marriage, and uncovers surprising truths about the lives of spinsters and bachelors. [High-Definition]
KETKY
The Battle of Mill SpringsKY
Byron Crawford hosts a new look at the Civil War battle fought on the north side of the Cumberland River in what is present day Nancy, Ky., in January 1862, a Union victory at which the dead included Confederate Brig. Gen. Felix Zollicoffer.
 

11:00

KET
BBC World NewsHigh Definition
#23002 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KET2
Charlie RoseHigh Definition
#19008 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KETKY
WoodSongsClosed CaptionedKY
#1109 "McLain Family Band Reunion - Bluegrass Special" [TV-G]
Kentucky's legendary McLain Family Band reunites to perform some of their classic bluegrass songs.
 

11:30

KET
Kentucky LifeClosed CaptionedKYWatch Online!
#1304 "Dragonflies/Drum Makers/Phili-Billy Singer" [TV-G]
A look at Kentucky's large population of dragonflies and damselflies, drum makers Chad and Carrie Schott of Calloway County, and a teenager from Campbellsville who sings a unique version of bluegrass reflecting her Filipino heritage. A 2007 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett. Watch Online
 

Midnight

KET
Workplace Essential SkillsClosed CaptionedWatch Online!
#105 "Interviewing" [TV-G]
How to prepare for the job interview. Watch Online
KET2
Tavis SmileyHigh Definition
#2808 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KETKY
Studio 89KYHigh Definition
#606 "Barnaby Bright"
Indie folk rock duo Barnaby Bright perform songs from their latest album, Gravity. [High-Definition]
 

12:30 am Thursday, January 3

KET
Downton Abbey RevisitedHigh Definition
[TV-G]
Using clips, interviews, and behind-the-scenes footage, this program features moments from the first two seasons of the series and tantalizing previews of season three. [High-Definition]
KET2
Tavis SmileyHigh Definition
#2807 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
 

1:00

KET
Charlie RoseHigh Definition
#19008 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KET2
NatureHigh Definition
#2809 "Broken Tail: A Tiger's Last Journey" [TV-PG]
The story of the life and death of a charismatic tiger cub reveals the fate of tigers in India. [High-Definition]
KETKY
The AppalachiansClosed CaptionedKY
#101 [TV-G]
Evangelical revivals sweep the region in the 18th and early 19th centuries, the men of Appalachia rail at taxes and regulations imposed by the new American government, and traditional music mingles with the rhythms used by African slaves to form a glorious new gospel music.
 

2:00

KET
A Place of Our OwnHigh Definition
#6073 "Rough and Tumble Play" [TV-G]
Rough and tumble play develops social & emotional self-regulation skills. Be sure to monitor play carefully. [High-Definition]
KET2
NovaHigh Definition
#4001 "Doomsday Volcanoes" [TV-PG]
Scientists explore the devastating global consequences of another Icelandic volcano eruption. [High-Definition]
KETKY
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."