Today's Special comes from Dixie Chili and Diner, founded in Newport in 1929 by Greek immigrant Nicholas Sarakatsannis; a look at the historic coal camps of Southeastern Kentucky; Columbia in Adair County is Our Town; and meet landscaper Josh Samples from Rockcastle County.
Located 45 minutes from downtown Louisville, take a tour of Squire Boone Caverns in Mauckport, Indiana, a cave system discovered by explorer Daniel Boone and his brother Squire in 1790; Louisville Life wraps up its series of the Olmsted Park system by exploring its founding and history; from the book Modern Houses of Louisville, Throwback shines a spotlight on notable homes in the area; Lisa Hite, senior planner at Louisville Metro Parks, provides an update on the 100-mile trail that will loop Louisville; and Louisville Tea Company offers a variety of high quality loose-leaf tea as well as artisan teas from around the world.
The fantastical lives of Princess Alice Gurielli and her husband, the Romanian artist Dimitrie Berea, whose art is displayed at Berea College; the Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport; a Todd Co. historical marker notes the first RFD (Rural Free Delivery of mail to rural farm families) in Kentucky; and the Lighthouse Landing Resort, Marina, and Sailing School in Livingston County are featured.
Shaping Our Appalachian Region: Soar Summit 2015
Excerpts and highlights from the SOAR Summit in Pikeville, including a discussion with Governor Steve Beshear and U.S. Congressman Hal Rogers. Hosted by Bill Goodman and Renee Shaw.
A discussion with Republican primary candidates for governor. Guests: Matt Bevin, Agriculture Commissioner James R. Comer, Hal Heiner, and Will T. Scott.
The mother-daughter team at HorseFeathers Gifts in Henderson design and create beautiful jewelry; towards the end of the Revolutionary War, the women of the fort at Bryan Station bravely gathered water for the besieged settlement, allowing the inhabitants to survive; and in Rowan County, the family-owned The Bakery on Main specializes in fresh baked goods, gelato, and hearty soups.