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Wednesday 5/1/2013

Midnight EDT

KET
GED ConnectionClosed Captioned
#110 "The GED Essay" [TV-G]
GED graduates describe test day and provide tips on writing the GED essay.
KET2
Tavis SmileyHigh Definition
#2892 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KETKY
Music Makes A CityKYHigh Definition
[TV-G]
The dramatic and surprising story of the Louisville Orchestra, which earned international prominence by becoming the capital of new music in the 1950s. It's also the story of two men, conductor Robert Whitney and Mayor Charles Farnsley, who helped revitalize and transform a city that had been hard hit by a devastating flood in 1937. [High-Definition]
 

Midnight

KET
GED ConnectionClosed Captioned
#110 "The GED Essay" [TV-G]
GED graduates describe test day and provide tips on writing the GED essay.
 

12:30 am Wednesday, May 1

KET
Bluegrass and BackroadsKYHigh Definition
#1007
The largest indoor farm machinery show in the country; Valkyre Stud horse farm; Skipping Boat School; and Scott Travis, Kentucky Farm Bureau's Farmer of the Year are featured. [High-Definition]
KET2
Tavis SmileyHigh Definition
#2891 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
 

1:00

KET
Charlie RoseHigh Definition
#19092 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KET2
Dust BowlHigh Definition
#102 "Reaping The Whirlwind" [TV-PG]
Families of the plains seek new lives in California and government conservation efforts - and a break in the drought in 1939 - eventually stabilize the soil and bring the farms back to life, but with dangers of another Dust Bowl facing future generations. [High-Definition]
 

1:41

KETKY
Louisville—A City at the FallsClosed CaptionedKYWatch Online!
Three restored films by Al Shands, produced in the 1970s, chronicle the history and growth of the River City across nine decades, from 1850 to 1940. A 2001 KET production. Watch Online
 

2:00

KET
Kentucky TonightKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#2019 "Federal Budget"
A discussion about the federal budget. Scheduled guests: Richard Nelson, executive director of the Commonwealth Policy Center and a Trigg County magistrate; Tihisha Rawlins, associate state director of grassroots initiatives for AARP Kentucky; John Garen, economics professor at the University of Kentucky; and Malcolm Robinson, economics professor and chair at Thomas More College. [High-Definition] Watch Online
 

3:00

KET
Company of HeroesHigh Definition
[TV-PG]
Parachute Infantry survivors from Easy Company, widely known as the "Screaming Eagles," share their stories of sacrifice and courage during World War II. [High-Definition]
KET2
FrontlineHigh Definition
#2918 "Top Secret America - 9/11 to The Boston Bombings" [TV-PG]
A look at why the country's intelligence agencies failed to prevent the Boston Marathon bombings. Dana Priest traces the journey from 9/11 to the Marathon bombings, examines efforts to improve information sharing among federal agencies tasked with keeping us safe, and investigates the secret history of the 12-year battle against terrorism. [High-Definition]
 

3:02

KETKY
Churchill Downs: From Start to Photo FinishClosed CaptionedKY
A pictorial history of the world-famous race track in Louisville, including famous horses and riders, great African-American jockeys, a look at how thoroughbred racing has changed over the years, and the evolution of the Kentucky Derby into the world's most famous horse race. A KET production.
 

4:00

KET
Modern SpiesHigh Definition
#102
Members of the security services discuss how their work can help to prevent terrorist attacks. In a series of exclusive interviews, the program looks into the big questions, asking when does an undercover operation cross the line and become entrapment - and do spies ever have a license to kill? [High-Definition]
KET2
Independent LensHigh Definition
#1413 "The Undocumented" [TV-M]
The story of the migrants who die while trying to cross an unforgiving desert along the Arizona/Mexico border in search of a better life. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Distinguished KentuckianKYWatch Online!
#113 "Chloe Gifford" [TV-G]
Chloe Gifford, the first woman graduate of the University of Kentucky College of Law, passed the state bar examination at the age of 21. She taught at Sayre School in Lexington and then went to work at UK. A 1974 KET production. Watch Online
 

5:00

KET
The Woodwright's ShopHigh Definition
#3205 "Two Screws for You!" [TV-G]
Chris Schwarz joins Roy Underhill to rediscover the enigmatic, wooden, two-screw vise. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Kentucky TonightKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#2019 "Federal Budget"
A discussion about the federal budget. Scheduled guests: Richard Nelson, executive director of the Commonwealth Policy Center and a Trigg County magistrate; Tihisha Rawlins, associate state director of grassroots initiatives for AARP Kentucky; John Garen, economics professor at the University of Kentucky; and Malcolm Robinson, economics professor and chair at Thomas More College. [High-Definition] Watch Online
 

5:30

KET
Kentucky HealthClosed CaptionedKY
#819 "Heart Attacks"
A discussion about heart attacks.
KET2
Ribbon of SandHigh Definition
[TV-G]
Profiles the transitory islands of North Carolina's Outer Banks that are doomed to disappear. Meryl Streep reads excerpts from Rachel Carson's writings. [High-Definition]
 

6:00

KET
Wai Lana YogaClosed Captioned
#516 "Bellows Breath" [TV-G]
KET2
Clifford the Big Red DogHigh Definition
#139 "Forgive and Forget/Mimi's Back in Town" [TV-Y]
Cleo is upset because Clifford forgot their play date and teases T-Bone for really liking a poodle. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Leadership LandscapeKY
#101 "Scott Davenport"
Scott Davenport, the head coach for men's basketball at Bellarmine University in Louisville, talks about leading the Knights to the 2011 NCAA Division II National Championship.