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Sunday 8/18/2013

Noon EDT

KET
The McLaughlin GroupClosed Captioned
#3134 [TV-RE]
KET2
Louisville LifeKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#710 "Stitzel-Weller Distillery and the Van Winkle Family/Joy Perrine/Young Professionals Association/Apocalypse Brew Works"
The legacy of the Stitzel-Weller Distillery and the Van Winkle family; a profile of Joy Perrine, bartender at Equus Restaurant and Jack's Lounge, picked a top bartender by Esquire Magazine, and co-author of The Kentucky Bourbon Cocktail Book; an interview with Phillip Roberts, vice president of development with the Young Professionals Association of Louisville; and visit Kentucky's latest microbrewery, Apocalypse Brew Work. A 2013 KET production hosted by Candyce Clifft. [High-Definition] Watch Online
KETKY
Kentucky MuseKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#503 "Frank X Walker: I Dedicate This Ride"
Through poetry and drama, Kentucky writer and Affrilachian Poets founder Frank X Walker illuminates the life of 19th century African-American jockey Isaac Murphy. The program includes dramatic segments performed by Lexington Children's Theatre. [High-Definition] Watch Online
 

12:30 pm

KET
Comment on KentuckyKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#3942 "Aug. 16, 2013"
Journalists from around the state discuss news of the day with host Ferrell Wellman. Guests: Bill Bryant, anchor and managing editor, WKYT-TV in Lexington; Beth Musgrave, Frankfort bureau reporter, Lexington Herald-Leader; and Mike Wynn, Frankfort bureau reporter, Louisville Courier-Journal. A KET production. [High-Definition] Watch Online
KET2
Burt Wolf: Travels & TraditionsClosed Captioned
#404 "Yucatán, Mexico" [TV-G]
The Yucatán Peninsula is home to an impressive concentration of Mayan ruins. Burt travels to Uxmal, the intellectual and cultural center of the Maya; discovers the best places to shop for hammocks and Panama hats; explores the capital, which at one time had more millionaires per capita than any other city in the world; and explains what makes flamingos pink.
KETKY
The Ascending JourneyKYHigh Definition
For Nancy Clauter, a music professor at the University of Kentucky and principal oboe with the Lexington Philharmonic, the diagnosis of non-curable cancer meant not only facing mortality, but also the loss of her ability to communicate through music. Follow Nancy's journey as she fights to continue to play and inspire others through her strength and her song. [High-Definition]
 

1:00

KET
One to One with Bill GoodmanKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#832 "Jill McCorkle"
Best-selling author and essayist Jill McCorkle discusses her first novel in 17 years, Life After Life. [High-Definition] Watch Online
KET2
The CafeHigh Definition
#106 "Deal Or No Deal"
It's Carol's birthday and she's got a very difficult decision to make. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Headwaters: Real Stories from Rural AmericaClosed CaptionedKY
#207 "Hazel Dickens: It's Hard to Tell the Singer from the Song" [TV-G]
From the coalfields of West Virginia to the factories of Baltimore, Hazel Dickens has lived the songs she sings. A pioneering woman in bluegrass and country music, Hazel has influenced generations of songwriters and musicians. Her songs of hard work, hard times, and hardy souls also have bolstered working people at picket lines and union rallies throughout the land. Her powerful, piercing vocals power the soundtracks for Harlan County USA and Matewan.
 

1:29

KET2
Last of the Summer WineClosed Captioned
#1067 "When You Take A Good Bite, Yorkshire" [TV-PG]
Old chum Bill Henry dies in America, which prompts Clegg to take Compo and Seymour on a sentimental journey.
 

1:30

KET
Connections with Renee ShawKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#843 "Nikky Finney"
Renee talks with Nikky Finney, whose book of poetry, Head Off & Split, was awarded the 2011 National Book Award for poetry. After 20 years of living in Lexington and teaching at the University of Kentucky, Finney is moving back to her native South Carolina to teach at the University of South Carolina in Columbia. [High-Definition] Watch Online
 

1:58

KETKY
Kentucky LifeClosed CaptionedKYWatch Online!
#1222 "Dr. Clark's Kentucky Treasures" [TV-G]
A special expanded edition tours 11 places designated by the late historian Dr. Thomas Clark as sites every Kentuckian should visit: the Abbey of Gethsemani, Augusta, the Cane Ridge Meeting House, Cumberland Gap, the Falls of the Ohio, the Fitchburg Iron Furnace, Land Between the Lakes, Lilley Cornett Woods, Mammoth Cave, Shaker Village at Pleasant Hill, and the Speed Art Museum. A 2006 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett. Watch Online
 

1:59

KETKY
Kentucky LifeClosed CaptionedKYWatch Online!
#1222 "Dr. Clark's Kentucky Treasures" [TV-G]
A special expanded edition tours 11 places designated by the late historian Dr. Thomas Clark as sites every Kentuckian should visit: the Abbey of Gethsemani, Augusta, the Cane Ridge Meeting House, Cumberland Gap, the Falls of the Ohio, the Fitchburg Iron Furnace, Land Between the Lakes, Lilley Cornett Woods, Mammoth Cave, Shaker Village at Pleasant Hill, and the Speed Art Museum. A 2006 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett. Watch Online
 

2:00

KET
Fixing Juvie JusticeHigh Definition
[TV-PG]
Innovators in Baltimore use ideas from New Zealand to try to fix America's juvenile justice system. [High-Definition]
KET2
As Time Goes By
#135
Lionel unexpectedly receives a letter from his former wife. When he and Jean meet with her, she is far from the frumpy woman Lionel remembers.
 

2:30

KET2
Keeping Up AppearancesClosed Captioned
#407
Hyacinth plans a barbecue.
 

3:00

KET
The World of StonehengeHigh Definition
#101 "Age of Cosmology"
Stonehenge is a place where the living can commune with the dead, and through which the recently dead can pass into the world of the ancestors. [High-Definition]
KET2
Doc MartinHigh Definition
#405 "The Departed" [TV-PG]
Martin is in London to meet with Robert Dashwood, who is leading the selection process for the prestigious London surgeon's job that he has applied for. On the train back to Cornwall, Martin is annoyed to be seated next to one of his patients, a sheep farmer named Jim Selkirk. Jim falls asleep and slumps onto Martin's shoulder - dead from heart failure! Theo, one of Louisa's students, becomes ill in class. His parents, Juliet and Richard Wenn, are certain that their child picked up the illness in Joan's chicken coop during a school field trip. Martin cannot deny it is a possibility and the couple announces their intention to sue Aunt Joan. [High-Definition]
 

3:31

KETKY
Roads Home—The Life and Times of A.B. Happy ChandlerKYWatch Online!
A compelling look at the life and career of Southern "stump speaking" politician A.B. "Happy" Chandler. At age 89, Chandler looks back on a colorful past, which included becoming America's youngest governor in 1935, serving in the U.S. Senate during World War II, and ushering African-Americans into baseball as Commisioner of Baseball during the 1950s. A 1987 production. Watch Online
 

4:00

KET
Kentucky AfieldKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#2946 "Non-Game Call-In" [TV-G]
A KET/Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources co-presentation hosted by Tim Farmer. [High-Definition] Watch Online
KET2
American MastersHigh Definition
#2303 "Merle Haggard: Learning To Live with Myself" [TV-PG]
This revealing documentary follows musician Merle Haggard for two years, on tour and at home. Known for his distinctive voice, finger-picking and interpretations, the former prison inmate recently survived major lung surgery and is hitting new artistic and commercial highs. The program includes interviews with Willie Nelson, Kris Kristofferson, Ray Price, Dwight Yoakam, Lucinda Williams, and Alison Krauss. [High-Definition]
 

4:01

KETKY
The Wonder TeamKY
Documentary about the Centre College football team (circa 1917) that became one of the most dominant programs in all of college football. Their rise to power culminated in the defeat of the mighty Harvard University in 1921, a game many experts agree is one of the greatest upsets in the history of college sports.
 

5:00

KET
The This Old House HourHigh Definition
#1120 [TV-G]
Geothermal bore holes are filled and grouted, weaving shingles around a corner for a cottage look, and installing custom PVC window trim. Plus, insulating ductwork and maintaining clothes washers and dryers. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Kentucky AfieldKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#2946 "Non-Game Call-In" [TV-G]
A KET/Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources co-presentation hosted by Tim Farmer. [High-Definition] Watch Online
 

5:30

KET2
Bluegrass UndergroundKYHigh Definition
#208 "The Timejumpers" [TV-PG]
With lead vocals provided by Dawn Sears, Kenny Sears, Vince Gill, and "Ranger Doug" Green, this band features Music City's instrumental A-list, including Paul Franklin, Dennis Crouch, Jeff Taylor, with Gill and Andy Reiss swapping guitar duties. [High-Definition]
 

6:00

KET
Rough Cut - Woodworking with Tommy MacHigh Definition
#212 "Simple Case Construction Book Case" [TV-G]
Tommy discusses project design and explains how to do basic mortise and tenon joinery for a simple case construction bookcase project. He takes a road trip to the Furniture Divas exhibit at the Fuller Craft Museum in Brockton, Massachusetts. [High-Definition]
KET2
NovaHigh Definition
#3402 "MiGs" [TV-PG]
Cuttlefish are some of the strangest animals on the planet. These shape-shifting creatures can hypnotize their prey, impersonate the opposite sex, and kill with lightning speed. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Great Leaders: Wilson Wyatt Story
The story of former Louisville Mayor Wilson Wyatt, who later was elected Lieutenant Governor of Kentucky under Bert Combs in 1959.