KENTUCKY

Pioneers of Integration

Conversations With Champions

Pioneers of Integration

The University of Kentucky this fall unveiled new statues at Commonwealth Stadium honoring four football players who broke the color barrier. Billy Reed speaks with Wilbur Hackett Jr., one of the four players featured, and Paul Karem, who led the effort to honor the men.

Kentucky Veterans of the Vietnam War: In Their Own Words

Kentucky Veterans of the Vietnam War: In Their Own Words

Kentucky veterans tell personal stories of their time in Vietnam.

The Hilltoppers: Bowling Green’s Pop Music Sensations

The Hilltoppers: Bowling Green’s Pop Music Sensations

The popular singing quartet that originated at Western Kentucky University in the 1950s is profiled.

The Everlasting Stream

The Everlasting Stream

Autumn rabbit hunts in rural Barren County offer valuable lessons on what constitutes a "well-lived life" for former Washington Post reporter Walt Harrington in this KET documentary based on Harrington's memoir. A brief epilogue to the 2006 film provides an update of what has happened to the family since the program originally aired.

Baker-Bird Winery; Botherum House; Minnie Adkins

Kentucky Life

Baker-Bird Winery; Botherum House; Minnie Adkins

Baker-Bird Winery in Augusta lays claim to the glory days of a historic Northern Kentucky winery, garden designer Jon Carloftis and Dale Fisher share the history and beauty of their restored 19th century home in downtown Lexington, and Kentucky Life revisits famed folk artist Minnie Adkins.

Deer Hunting

Kentucky Afield

Deer Hunting

Featured are some of the best deer hunting in the state, a different approach for crappie anglers, and dangerous reptiles.

Good Works in the Commonwealth

Kentucky Life

Good Works in the Commonwealth

This program looks at those who do good work. As Mother Teresa becomes Saint Teresa, we visit her Missionaries of Charity chapter in Jenkins; Misfit Island Wildlife Rescue Center cares for hundreds of animals in Henderson; volunteers keep Kentucky's State Nature Preserves in fine form; and Danville's Grace Cafe is a pay-what-you-can community restaurant committed to providing locally-sourced, nutritious food to residents.

Fall Hunting Special

Kentucky Afield

Fall Hunting Special

How are deer numbers this year? What is the ideal ratio of buck to does? Chad Miles and experts from the Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources answer questions about hunting.

Boat Electronics and Muskie Fishing

Kentucky Afield

Boat Electronics and Muskie Fishing

Fishing for muskie in Cave Run Lake, a class to understand your boat electronics, and fishing for stripers and hybrids on the Ohio River are featured.

In Search of Big Game

Kentucky Afield

In Search of Big Game

Chad Miles goes hunting for bull elk in Knott County, then goes back to the bluegrass to put some venison on the table.