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Saturday 8/31/2013

6:00 pm EDT

KET
The Lawrence Welk ShowClosed Captioned
#1401 "Carnival"
KET2
NatureHigh Definition
#2913 "Cracking The Koala Code" [TV-PG]
The day-to-day dramas of an extended family of koalas, seen through the eyes of the scientists studying their every move and vocalization. Discover how koalas survive and thrive on a diet poisonous to almost all other herbivorous mammals. [High-Definition]
KETKY
The Remarkable ClarksKYWatch Online!
Captain William Clark of Lewis and Clark was the younger brother of Louisville founder George Rogers Clark. As part of the bicentennial celebration of the Lewis and Clark expedition, this docudrama looks back over the lives of the two brothers and their sister, Lucy Clark Croghan. Staged at the Croghan home, Locust Grove in Louisville, it was written and performed by Mandy Dick, Mel Hankla, and Bob Pilkington. A 2002 KET production. Watch Online
 

6:30

KETKY
The Land Called ... Fort KnoxKY
Documents the growth of the military reservation across parts of Hardin, Meade, and Bullitt counties. Filmmaker Cory Lash also explores the history of the many Kentucky communities—including Stithton, Garnettsville, and Pitts Point—that dotted the land before the base's major periods of expansion in 1918, 1940-41, and 1951-52. Produced with support from the KET Fund for Independent Production.
 

7:00

KET
Louisville LifeKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#712 "Victor Mature/Spot5/Greater Louisville Inc. - Craig J. Richard/Claudia Sanders Dinner House"
Learn about legendary Hollywood star Victor Mature, the latest person elected to Louisville's Hometown Heroes program; visit Spot5, where staff and teachers have created an art supply store, gallery, and teaching studio; an interview with Craig J. Richard, the new president and CEO of Greater Louisville Inc.; and experience the southern hospitality and cooking of Claudia Sanders Dinner House. A 2013 KET production hosted by Candyce Clifft. [High-Definition] Watch Online
KET2
Classic GospelClosed Captioned
#506 "Church in the Wildwood" [TV-G]
Follow Bill and Gloria Gaither and the Homecoming choir to a little church in the wildwood of North Carolina where they sing beloved inspirational favorites including "Farther Along," "The Church In The Wildwood," "Just A Closer Walk With Thee," and many more.
KETKY
WoodSongsClosed CaptionedKY
#904 "Gary Morris & The Roys" [TV-G]
Songwriter Gary Morris, most noted for the hit "Wind Beneath My Wings," performs songs from his latest record, Hymns. The brother/sister duo, The Roys, perform their bluegrass, roots, and traditional country infused music with songs from their latest CD, Lonesome Whistle.
 

7:30

KET
The Red Green ShowClosed Captioned
#1208 "Exit Stag Right" [TV-G]
Red and the boys plan a surprise stag party for Harold. Red makes a man-sized lawn torch out of a birdbath and turns an old steam press into a fat-free grill. The men have a sailboat race, Red makes ice cream in a washing machine, and Glen gives advice on diet and exercise.
 

8:00

KET
Kentucky LifeKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#1811 "Bill Harlan/Our Town-Monticello/ShakeRag District/John Carpenter"
Meet songwriter and Muhlenberg County native Bill Harlan; in Wayne County, the community of Monticello is tonight's Our Town; a look at Bowling Green's ShakeRag District, recognized for its significance to African American history; a historical marker recounts Lexington's Colored Orphan Industrial Home in 1892; and Dave visits with John Carpenter of Lewis County, renowned nationwide for his sports memorabilia collection. [High-Definition] Watch Online
KET2
History DetectivesClosed CaptionedKY
#406 "Orphan Film Reel/Chinese Opium Scale/Hermann Goering's Shotgun" [TV-G]
A Kentucky man inquires about the reel of 35mm nitrate film, marked "Dangerous Hour-Eddie Polo," that he found in his grandfather's attic. A woman in Montana asks the detectives to check out the story that an old fiddle case she bought actually held a scale Chinese immigrants used for weighing opium. And a New York man believes his shotgun may have belonged to Hermann Goering.
KETKY
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.
 

8:30

KET
Kentucky AfieldKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#2948 [TV-G]
A KET/Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources co-presentation hosted by Tim Farmer. [High-Definition] Watch Online
 

8:58

KET
Movie ClassicsHigh Definition
#1075 "Splendor in the Grass" [TV-PG]
In 1925 Kansas, a teenage girl suffers an emotional breakdown following a platonic love affair. Natalie Wood, Warren Beatty, and Pat Hingle star. (1961) [High-Definition]
 

9:00

KET2
Last of the Summer WineClosed Captioned
#1069 "The Treasure of the Deep" [TV-PG]
After finding a valuable-looking object in a stream, Seymour is convinced it's part of robbers' swag, and sets out to recover the rest of the stolen items.
KETKY
Louis Brandeis: The People's AttorneyClosed CaptionedKY
[TV-G]
Chronicles Louisville native Louis Brandeis' years as a private attorney in turn-of-the-century Boston and his contested appointment to the Supreme Court in 1916.
 

9:30

KET2
Keeping Up AppearancesClosed Captioned
#502
While Hyacinth worries about not receiving an invitation to a fancy dress ball, Richard is even more concerned that she wants him to attend costumed as Louis XIV.
 

10:00

KET2
The CafeHigh Definition
#102 "Afternoon Tease"
Sarah chases some literary agents, and the Dobsons spark a heated debate about jam and cream. Something's going on with Carol. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Soul Searching: The Journey of Thomas MertonClosed CaptionedKY
[TV-PG]
The remarkable life and lasting impact of Thomas Merton, one of the spiritual masters of the 20th century. Shot mainly at Merton's Kentucky home, the Abbey of Gethsemani, the program examines Merton's life in Kentucky, the transformations he experienced, and how his influence as a writer and social critic has continued since his death in 1968. Produced by Morgan Atkinson with support from the KET Fund for Independent Production.
 

10:30

KET2
As Time Goes By
#137
Jean and Lionel try to avoid the country set by sneaking into his family's country home.
 

11:00

KET2
JubileeKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#1713 "Larry Cordle & Lonesome Standard Time/Joe Mullins & The Radio Ramblers"
Bluegrass veteran Larry Cordle and his group Lonesome Standard Time and 2012 IBMA Emerging Artists of the Year Joe Mullins & The Radio Ramblers perform at the 2012 International Bluegrass Music Association Fan Fest in Nashville. [High-Definition] Watch Online
KETKY
Uncommon Vision: The Life and Times of John Howard GriffinHigh Definition
[TV-G]
John Howard Griffin is best known as the white man who in 1959 disguised himself as a black man and then traveled anonymously through the heart of Dixie. From his experiences he wrote Black Like Me. This film focuses on Griffin's social activism and examines how a spiritual commitment led him from a segregated childhood in Fort Worth to fighting with the French Underground, sustained him during ten years of blindness incurred by war injuries, and inspired him during a prolific creative life as a writer/photographer. A Morgan Atkinson production. [High-Definition]
 

11:02

KET
Austin City LimitsHigh Definition
#3701 "Mumford and Sons/Flogging Molly" [TV-PG]
Mumford & Sons perform cuts from their hit album, Sigh No More. Flogging Molly hits highlights from their career. [High-Definition]
 

11:04

KET
Austin City LimitsHigh Definition
#3701 "Mumford and Sons/Flogging Molly" [TV-PG]
Mumford & Sons perform cuts from their hit album, Sigh No More. Flogging Molly hits highlights from their career. [High-Definition]
 

Midnight

KET
Masterpiece Mystery!High Definition
#4213 "Sherlock, Series II - A Scandal In Belgravia" [TV-14]
Sherlock and Watson are plunged into a case of blackmail involving crafty dominatrix Irene Adler. It seems she has incriminating photos of a session with a British royal. Can she outsmart Sherlock at his own game? [High-Definition]
KET2
NatureHigh Definition
#2913 "Cracking The Koala Code" [TV-PG]
The day-to-day dramas of an extended family of koalas, seen through the eyes of the scientists studying their every move and vocalization. Discover how koalas survive and thrive on a diet poisonous to almost all other herbivorous mammals. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Composer at Work: Lorne DechtenbergKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
Composer Lorne Dechtenberg, a music student at the University of Kentucky, shares his insight and passion for music as he completes his work, Honeymoon Symphony. This film follows Dechtenberg's creative process from writing to rehearsal to performance. [High-Definition] Watch Online