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Web site: http://www.ket.org/kentuckylife/

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Host Dave Shuffett and his faithful canine sidekicks present stories capturing the flavor, history, and heritage of Kentucky. They explore natural beauty and historic sites, sample the creativity of the Commonwealth's hundreds of artists and musicians, and discover the unique contributions of interesting people all over the state.

TV Schedule

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Kentucky Mainstreet; Our Town-Booneville; Conrad-Caldwell House Museum; Historical Marker; Maysville's Gateway Museum Center #2014
The Kentucky Mainstreet Program revitalizes downtowns across the Commonwealth; Booneville in Owsley Co. is Our Town; tour the Conrad-Caldwell House Museum in the historic neighborhood of Old Louisville; and visit Maysville's Gateway Museum Center.

  • KET2 Tuesday, April 14 at 7:30 am EDT
  • KET Tuesday, April 14 at 11:30 pm EDT
  • KETKY Wednesday, April 15 at 8:00 am EDT
  • KETKY Friday, April 17 at 12:30 pm EDT
  • KETKY Saturday, April 18 at 8:30 am EDT

Kentucky Programming Kentucky's Last Great Places: A Kentucky Life Special #1010 [TV-G]
A rare opportunity to journey to some of the few remaining places that look much as they did when the first European settlers began arriving in Kentucky. Inspired by the book Kentucky's Last Great Places, written and photographed by Thomas Barnes, host Dave Shuffett explores hidden areas in every corner of the Commonwealth. A 2004 KET production.

  • KETKY Tuesday, April 14 at 10:00 am EDT
  • KETKY Thursday, April 16 at 3:00 pm EDT
  • KETKY Friday, April 17 at 3:00 am EDT
  • KETKY Saturday, April 18 at noon EDT
  • KETKY Thursday, April 23 at 10:00 pm EDT

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Skeeter Davis/Segregation-Era Basketball/Battle of Perryville #1404 [TV-G]
Skeeter Davis, a native of Dry Ridge who became one of country music's greatest singers by the mid-1950s; the great segregation-era basketball teams of Louisville Central and Lexington Dunbar; and scenes from a reenactment of the Civil War Battle of Perryville. A 2008 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

  • KETKY Tuesday, April 14 at 5:30 pm EDT

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Simple Pleasures, Hidden Treasures #809 [TV-G]
In a two-hour special, host Dave Shuffett finds all kinds of uniquely Kentucky delights, including an Appalachian chef, a rodeo team, a jeweler inspired by nature, and some long-timers—a couple still keeping house after 72 years of marriage and a family that has been farming the same land for 150 years. He visits a coal camp, a country music store, the Corvette Museum, the Kirchoff Bakery, the Mother of God Catholic Church, and the Louisville Zoo and goes to beloved landmarks like Cumberland Falls, the Land Between the Lakes, and the Red River Gorge, as well as lesser-known jewels such as the Goddard Covered Bridge and the Parkette Drive-In. A 2002 KET production.

  • KETKY Tuesday, April 14 at 10:00 pm EDT

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Redbud Quilt Festival/Dog Talker/Early Women's Basketball #1405 [TV-G]
The annual Redbud Quilt Festival at Union College, which draws professional and amateur quilters from across the country; Green County dog trainer Bill Matney at work; and a look at the early days of women's basketball in Kentucky. A 2008 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

  • KETKY Wednesday, April 15 at 5:30 pm EDT

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Jesse Stuart Foundation/Judy Geagley Bears/FIRST Lego League #1406 [TV-G]
The Jesse Stuart Foundation, a small nonprofit book publisher in Ashland, continues the legacy of the acclaimed author, educator, and conservationist. Judy Geagley of Tollesboro designs and crafts teddy bears that are sold at high-end department stores in New York, Chicago, and Beverly Hills. And at Western Kentucky University, students and their hand-built robots compete in the Kentucky FIRST Lego League Competition. A 2008 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

  • KETKY Thursday, April 16 at 5:30 pm EDT

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Yew Dell Gardens/Tom Pfannerstill/Frankfort Habilitation #1407 [TV-G]
The restored Yew Dell Gardens, the former private estate of renowned nurseryman Theodore Klein, now an arboretum and plant research center; artist Tom Pfannerstill, who gets his inspiration from trash; and Frankfort Habilitation, which provides work experience and job training for people with developmental disabilities. A 2008 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

  • KETKY Friday, April 17 at 5:30 pm EDT

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Biodiversity/Recycling Adventure/Smokey Valley Truck Stop/Brigadoon State Nature Preserve #1515 [TV-G]
An introduction to biodiversity in Kentucky; a Dave Does It recycling adventure suited to this Earth Day Show; a taste of Today's Special at the Smokey Valley Truck Stop in Olive Hill, Ky.; and Brigadoon State Nature Preserve. A 2010 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

  • KETKY Sunday, April 19 at 6:00 am EDT
  • KET Sunday, April 19 at 4:00 pm EDT
  • KETKY Sunday, April 19 at 5:30 pm EDT
  • KET2 Monday, April 20 at 7:00 pm EDT
  • KET2 Tuesday, April 21 at 7:30 am EDT
  • KETKY Wednesday, April 22 at 8:00 am EDT
  • KETKY Friday, April 24 at 12:30 pm EDT
  • KETKY Saturday, April 25 at 8:30 am EDT
  • KETKY Thursday, June 4 at 5:30 pm EDT

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Kentucky Life on the Road | Along Highway 60 #709 [TV-G]
In a special expanded edition, host Dave Shuffett takes a nostalgic tour of Kentucky by driving from Ashland to Paducah on U.S. 60. Stops include a drive-in restaurant, Grayson Lake, Calumet Farm, the state capitol, a Frankfort memorial to African-American Civil War veterans, a Louisville blues bar, Brandenburg, an Owensboro pastry shop, Camp Breckinridge, Smithland, and the Swan Lake Wildlife Management Area. A 2001 KET production.

  • KETKY Monday, April 20 at 2:30 pm EDT
  • KETKY Wednesday, April 22 at 1:00 am EDT
  • KETKY Saturday, April 25 at noon EDT
  • KETKY Wednesday, April 29 at 9:00 am EDT

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Three Ponds Nature Preserve/Cub Run Cave/Antiques Roadshow #1408 [TV-G]
Lane Linnenkohl of the Kentucky State Nature Preserves Commission takes host Dave Shuffett out to explore Three Ponds, the only Kentucky nature preserve that borders the Mississippi River. Dave also takes some treasures to the visiting Antiques Roadshow in Louisville and introduces a tour of Cub Run Cave in Hart County. A 2008 KET production.

  • KETKY Monday, April 20 at 5:30 pm EDT

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Broadbent Hams/Happy Jack Farm/Our Mims Retirement Haven #1409 [TV-G]
Broadbent Hams in Cadiz, a family-run business dating back decades, has produced more Kentucky State Fair Grand Champion hams than any other producer. Happy Jack Pumpkin and Produce Farm, a former tobacco farm in Franklin County, has embraced agritourism. And the Our Mims Retirement Haven provides care for former broodmares. A 2008 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

  • KETKY Tuesday, April 21 at 5:30 pm EDT

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Murray Dairy Queen/Red River Historical Museum/Bernheim Arboretum #1410 [TV-G]
In Murray, crowds gather each year to celebrate the seasonal reopening of the local Dairy Queen. The Red River Historical Museum, housed in a former bank in Clay City, tells stories of milling, logging, and other industries in the region. And attractions at Bernheim Arboretum and Research Forest, the largest private forest in Kentucky, include an award-winning "green" visitors' center and a treetop walkway. A 2008 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

  • KETKY Wednesday, April 22 at 5:30 pm EDT

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Short's Goldenrod/Muralist Carole Jackson-Powell/Woodland Dog Paddle #1411 [TV-G]
The incredibly rare Short's goldenrod is protected at Blue Licks Battlefield State Resort Park. Louisville artist Carole Jackson-Powell paints big, beautiful murals. And at the end of the Labor Day weekend, dogs get their day in Lexington's Woodland Park pool at the annual Dog Paddle benefit. A 2008 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

  • KETKY Thursday, April 23 at 5:30 pm EDT

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Woody the Wiener Dog/Baseball Player Pat Scott/Chef Bob Perry #1412 [TV-G]
Woody, an intrepid dachshund who stars in a series of children's books written by his "mom," Leigh Anne Florence; professional women's league Hall of Fame baseball player Pat Scott; and cooking with Kentucky culinary legend Bob Perry. A 2008 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

  • KETKY Friday, April 24 at 5:30 pm EDT

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Roscoe Goose; Churchill Downs; Mint Juleps; Zenyatta #1918
Kentucky Life highlights Derby day. The career of Kentuckian Roscoe Goose who rode Donerail to victory in the 1913 Kentucky Derby; a look at Churchill Downs, which officially opened on May 17, 1875; the mint julep, the quintessential southern cocktail; and Zenyatta, the first filly ever to win the Breeders' Cup Classic are featured.

  • KETKY Sunday, April 26 at 6:00 am EDT
  • KET2 Monday, April 27 at 7:00 pm EDT
  • KET2 Tuesday, April 28 at 7:30 am EDT
  • KET Tuesday, April 28 at 11:30 pm EDT
  • KETKY Wednesday, April 29 at 8:00 am EDT

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Bluegrass Youth Ballet/Bluegrass Animal Rehabilitation and Hyperbaric Center #1413 [TV-G]
The Bluegrass Youth Ballet and its creator, Adalhi Aranda Corn, share creativity, artistry, and Mexican culture with students and the community through dance as well as other forms of artistic expression. Woodford County's Bluegrass Animal Rehabilitation and Hyperbaric Center is setting new standards in animal medical care. A 2008 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

  • KETKY Monday, April 27 at 5:30 pm EDT

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Sam McKinney/Traditional Fiddlers #1414 [TV-G]
Artist Sam McKinney, a figurative freelance painter and sculptor, lives in one of his own works: a log house with a connecting studio that he built himself. Fiddlers Paul David Smith, Roger Cooper, Jesse Wells, and Michael Garvin perform at the J.P. Fraley Mountain Music Gatherin' at Carter Caves State Park. A 2008 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

  • KETKY Tuesday, April 28 at 5:30 pm EDT

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Mountain Park Dragway/Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill/Photographer Beverly Hayden #1416 [TV-G]
The Mountain Park Dragway in Clay City, owned and operated by the Kennon family for 45 years; a nostalgic visit to Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill with Shaker descendants and former residents, several of whom work as staff at the property; and former attorney Beverly Hayden, who left that career to become a photographer. A 2008 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

  • KETKY Thursday, April 30 at 5:30 pm EDT

Closed CaptionedKentucky Programming Kentucky Life on the Road | Along Highway 68 #610 [TV-G]
A special expanded edition features the history, culture, and people found along Highway 68. Driving from Maysville in the northeast to Paducah in the northwest, host Dave Shuffett stops at the Blue Licks and Perryville battlefields, the Shaker village at Pleasant Hill, a neon-lit drive-in restaurant in Paris, a farm where country hams are made, Bowling Green sites connected with native son and cooking entrepreneur Duncan Hines, and more. A 2000 KET production.

  • KETKY Friday, May 1 at 2:58 am EDT
  • KETKY Tuesday, May 26 at 2:00 am EDT
  • KETKY Wednesday, May 27 at 2:59 pm EDT
  • KETKY Saturday, May 30 at 3:58 pm EDT

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Arboretum Birdhouses/Thompson Enamel/J.P. and Annadeene Fraley #1417 [TV-G]
Artist-decorated birdhouses at the Lexington Arboretum; Bellevue's Woodrow Carpenter, the 90-something founder of the only glass enamel manufacturer in the Western Hemisphere; and the musical legacy of J.P. and Annadeene Fraley, who founded the Mountain Music Gatherin' held every September at Carter Caves State Park near Olive Hill. A 2008 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

  • KETKY Friday, May 1 at 5:30 pm EDT

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Wild and Scenic Kentucky: A Kentucky Life Special #1110 [TV-G]
Dave Shuffett rafts, canoes, sails, kayaks, rides, hikes, and bikes his way around Kentucky, enjoying wildlife and outdoor adventure across the state. Sights include the Russell Fork of the Big Sandy River, Breaks Interstate Park, the Pine Mountain Trail, black bears at Kingdom Come State Park, Daniel Boone National Forest, Cave Run Lake, the Red River and its surrounding natural arches, Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area, the Ohio River, the museum at Big Bone Lick State Park, Clifty Falls State Park in Southern Indiana, Mammoth Cave National Park, Land Between the Lakes, Audubon State Park, wetlands at Henderson Sloughs WMA, and Reelfoot Lake.

  • KETKY Saturday, May 2 at 5:00 pm EDT
  • KETKY Monday, May 4 at 9:00 am EDT
  • KETKY Friday, May 8 at 3:00 pm EDT
  • KETKY Saturday, May 9 at 2:00 am EDT
  • KETKY Wednesday, May 13 at 3:00 pm EDT
  • KETKY Thursday, May 14 at 10:00 pm EDT
  • KETKY Saturday, May 16 at 1:00 pm EDT

Closed CaptionedKentucky Programming Derby-Themed Program #2016
In the years following the Civil War, African American jockeys dominated horseracing and won 15 of the first 28 runnings of the Kentucky Derby; the unsung heroes of the racetrack are the track ponies; created over 50 years ago as the specialty pastry of the Melrose Inn, the chocolate-nut pie from Kern's Kitchen is the official Derby Pie; and women's eye-catching hats are a Derby tradition.

  • KET Saturday, May 2 at 8:00 pm EDT
  • KETKY Sunday, May 3 at 6:00 am EDT
  • KET Sunday, May 3 at 4:00 pm EDT
  • KETKY Sunday, May 3 at 5:30 pm EDT
  • KET2 Monday, May 4 at 7:00 pm EDT
  • KET2 Tuesday, May 5 at 7:30 am EDT
  • KET Tuesday, May 5 at 11:30 pm EDT
  • KETKY Wednesday, May 6 at 8:00 am EDT
  • KETKY Friday, May 8 at 12:30 pm EDT
  • KETKY Saturday, May 9 at 8:30 am EDT

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Lincoln Wedding #1307 [TV-G]
At the Lincoln Homestead Park in Springfield, a reenactment of the wedding of Abraham Lincoln's parents kicks off the three-year Lincoln Bicentennial celebration sponsored by the Kentucky Historical Society. A 2007 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

  • KETKY Sunday, May 3 at 9:00 pm EDT
  • KETKY Thursday, May 14 at 2:00 pm EDT

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Mill Springs Reenactors/Kelley Farms/Highland Renaissance Festival #1418 [TV-G]
Three segments produced by college students from around the state: Civil War reenactors at the site of the Battle of Mill Springs; how Kelley Farms has moved away from tobacco farming by growing strawberries and pumpkins and creating a corn maze; and the themed weekends of the Highland Renaissance Festival, held every summer in Eminence, including "Masquerade," "Celtic," and "Scotland the Brave." A 2008 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

  • KETKY Monday, May 4 at 5:30 pm EDT

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Kentucky Dinner/Bluebird Lovers/Furniture Maker #1419 [TV-G]
Chef Bob Perry, director of the University of Kentucky College of Agriculture Food Systems Initiative, makes a delicious four-course dinner with more than 20 Kentucky products. Bob and Judy Peak channel their passion for bluebirds into volunteer work for the Land Between the Lakes Association. And craftsman Eric Scholtens sees potential furniture in tree limbs. A 2008 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

  • KETKY Tuesday, May 5 at 5:30 pm EDT

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Thoroughbred Center/Chrisman Mill Vineyards/Bramel's Hickory Hill Nursery and Plantation #1420 [TV-G]
The Thoroughbred Center, a training track for racehorses in Lexington; Nicholasville's Chrisman Mill Vineyards; and Butch and Mary Jo Bramel, owners of Bramel's Hickory Hill Nursery and Plantation, who live in a home that goes back nine generations. A 2008 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

  • KETKY Wednesday, May 6 at 5:30 pm EDT

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Michler's Florist/Snug Hollow Farm and Country Inn/Sculptor Marie-Elena Ottman #1421 [TV-G]
Michler's Florist, one of the oldest florists in Kentucky and a Lexington tradition for more than 100 years; the Snug Hollow Farm and Country Inn, a bed-and-breakfast nestled on 300 acres of land between the mountains of Red Lick Valley in Irvine; and sculptor Marie-Elena Ottman, whose clay sculptures are inspired by her homeland of Panama. A 2008 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

  • KETKY Thursday, May 7 at 5:30 pm EDT

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! World's Largest Apple Pie/Liberty Belle/Pianist Beegie Adair/Fabulous Five #1422 [TV-G]
A taste of the "World's Largest Apple Pie," made each fall during the Casey County Apple Festival; a ride on the Liberty Belle, a historic B-17 airplane; jazz pianist Beegie Adair, who has accompanied many legendary performers and recorded 24 CDs; and a look back at the University of Kentucky's Fabulous Five basketball team. A 2008 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

  • KETKY Friday, May 8 at 5:30 pm EDT

Closed CaptionedKentucky Programming Mother's Day Program #2017
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.

  • KET Saturday, May 9 at 8:00 pm EDT
  • KETKY Sunday, May 10 at 6:00 am EDT
  • KET Sunday, May 10 at 4:00 pm EDT
  • KETKY Sunday, May 10 at 5:30 pm EDT
  • KET2 Monday, May 11 at 7:00 pm EDT
  • KET2 Tuesday, May 12 at 7:30 am EDT
  • KET Tuesday, May 12 at 11:30 pm EDT
  • KETKY Wednesday, May 13 at 8:00 am EDT
  • KETKY Friday, May 15 at 12:30 pm EDT
  • KETKY Saturday, May 16 at 8:30 am EDT

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Kentucky Life on the Road | Along Highway 62 #909 [TV-G]
In a special expanded edition, host Dave Shuffett tours Kentucky by driving from Maysville to Wickliffe on U.S. 62. Stops along the way include visits to Georgetown, Versailles, Bardstown, Elizabethtown, Central City, Princeton, and Paducah. A 2003 KET production.

  • KETKY Sunday, May 10 at 3:00 am EDT

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Big Bugs/Glassblower Michelle Weston/Jordan Leigh #1423 [TV-G]
A look at sculptor David Rogers' Big Bug Exhibit at the Western Kentucky Botanical Garden; glassblower Michelle Weston sees the possibilities in the color and fluidity of a material most think is fragile; and meet singer Jordan Leigh, a Kentucky teenager who has performed with Dolly Parton, at the Grand Ole Opry, and on CBS. A 2008 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

  • KETKY Monday, May 11 at 5:30 pm EDT

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Old Anderson Ferry/Lynn's Paradise Cafe/Lady's Slipper Orchids #1424 [TV-G]
Take a ride on the Old Anderson Ferry, the last ferry business remaining out of dozens that once served the northern Kentucky area; stop to eat at Lynn's Paradise Cafe, an eclectic, one-of-a-kind restaurant located in the heart of Louisville's Highlands neighborhood; and author and photographer Tom Barnes and Pine Mountain Settlement School's Ben Begley talk about a fascinating and threatened species of wildflowers, Lady's Slipper Orchids. A 2008 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

  • KETKY Tuesday, May 12 at 5:30 pm EDT

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Geocaching/Rossi Clark/Gotland Ponies #1425 [TV-G]
A look at the modern sport of Geocaching, where enthusiasts use global positioning systems and their wits to find items hidden by other participants; meet 15-year-old Rossi Clark, a master fiddler-in-training learning to keep traditional mountain music alive; and the majestic Gotland ponies - the Swedish breed is considered to be "at risk" by the Equus Survival Trust. A 2008 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

  • KETKY Wednesday, May 13 at 5:30 pm EDT

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Warren Oates/Schutzhund Championships/Mills Springs Battlefield and Museum #1426 [TV-G]
Friends and admirers celebrate the Hollywood career of Kentucky actor Warren Oates; Northern Kentucky is host to the prestigious world-wide WUSV Schutzhund competition that tests the abilities of German Shepherd dogs in tracking, protection, and obedience; and Dave visits the Mill Springs Battlefield and Museum to gain a better understanding of Kentucky's role in the Civil War. A 2008 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

  • KETKY Thursday, May 14 at 5:30 pm EDT

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Big-Eared Bats/Bagpiper Skip Cleavinger/Portland Museum #1415 [TV-G]
Cleaning up Pulaski County's Saltpeter Pit, a cave that is home to Kentucky's largest colony of endangered Rafinesque's big-eared bats; nationally known bagpipe and tin whistle player Skip Cleavinger, who has performed with more than 30 symphony orchestras; and the Portland Museum, housed in an antebellum "country seat" on the old road between Portland and Louisville. A 2008 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

  • KETKY Friday, May 15 at 5:30 pm EDT

Closed CaptionedKentucky Programming Princess Alice Gurielli & Dimitrie Berea; Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky Intl. Airport; Todd Co. Marker; Lighthouse Landing #2018
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.

  • KET Saturday, May 16 at 8:00 pm EDT
  • KETKY Sunday, May 17 at 6:00 am EDT
  • KET Sunday, May 17 at 4:00 pm EDT
  • KETKY Sunday, May 17 at 5:30 pm EDT
  • KET2 Monday, May 18 at 7:00 pm EDT
  • KET2 Tuesday, May 19 at 7:30 am EDT
  • KET Tuesday, May 19 at 11:30 pm EDT
  • KETKY Wednesday, May 20 at 8:00 am EDT
  • KETKY Friday, May 22 at 12:30 pm EDT
  • KETKY Saturday, May 23 at 8:30 am EDT

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Dr. Clark's Kentucky Treasures #1222 [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.

  • KETKY Sunday, May 17 at 3:28 pm EDT
  • KETKY Friday, May 22 at 7:00 pm EDT
  • KETKY Saturday, May 23 at 12:58 pm EDT

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Father Loss: A Kentucky Life Special #1501 [TV-G]
Inspired by the book FatherLoss by author Neil Chethik, this special program looks at the grief sons face when they lose their fathers. Host Dave Shuffett makes a very personal journey of discovery after the death of his father in 2007, and talks with several other Kentucky men about dealing with the grief of losing their dads. A 2009 KET production.

  • KETKY Monday, May 18 at 5:30 pm EDT

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Loretta Lynn/Bluegrass Heritage Museum/Frankfort Ave./Little Pegasus Pastures #1502 [TV-G]
Meet Kentucky native and country music legend Loretta Lynn; a visit to the Bluegrass Heritage Museum in Winchester, where the history of Clark County is preserved; go shopping on Frankfort Ave. in downtown Louisville; and Little Pegasus Pastures is a miniature horse farm where the residents have big personalities. A 2009 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

  • KETKY Tuesday, May 19 at 5:30 pm EDT

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Brown Bros. Cadillac/Leitchfield/John Calvert/Petroglyphs/Paw Pals #1503 [TV-G]
Revisit the glory days of American automobiles at Brown Bros. Cadillac in Louisville; "Our Town" visits Leitchfield, a Grayson County community with real charm; meet John Calvert, a Bowling Green magician who has made time stand still; explore the mystery of petroglyphs, or ancient writings, found in Clay City; and more Paw Pals. A 2009 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

  • KETKY Wednesday, May 20 at 5:30 pm EDT

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Evergreen Maze/Adairville/Dahl & Groezinger Scrap/Cricket Press #1504 [TV-G]
Find your way out of the Evergreen Maze in Flemingsburg; "Our Town" visits Adairville, close to Tennessee but home to some fascinating Kentucky history; in Owensboro, Dave drives the heavy equipment to learn about the scrap iron business; and visit Cricket Press, a Lexington business known for its unique posters. A 2009 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

  • KETKY Thursday, May 21 at 5:30 pm EDT

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Buffalo Soldiers Camp/Magee's Bakery/Kentucky Book Fair/Paw Pals #1505 [TV-G]
John Taylor teaches African American youth self-confidence, trust, kindness, and a fierce pride in the achievements of their ancestors at his Buffalo Soldier camp; visit Magee's Bakery in Maysville for a taste of its world-famous transparent pie; The Kentucky Book Fair in Frankfort is one of the oldest and one of the best in the country; and more Paw Pals. A 2009 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

  • KETKY Friday, May 22 at 5:30 pm EDT

Closed CaptionedKentucky Programming Today's Special - Dixie Chili and Diner; Coal Camps; Our Town - Columbia; Josh Samples #2019
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.

  • KET Saturday, May 23 at 8:00 pm EDT
  • KETKY Sunday, May 24 at 6:00 am EDT
  • KET Sunday, May 24 at 4:00 pm EDT
  • KETKY Sunday, May 24 at 5:30 pm EDT
  • KET2 Monday, May 25 at 7:00 pm EDT
  • KET2 Tuesday, May 26 at 7:30 am EDT
  • KET Tuesday, May 26 at 11:30 pm EDT
  • KETKY Wednesday, May 27 at 8:00 am EDT
  • KETKY Friday, May 29 at 12:30 pm EDT
  • KETKY Saturday, May 30 at 8:30 am EDT

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Kelly Green Men/Hell for Certain/Bardstown Ghost Trek/Bourbon Red Turkeys #1506 [TV-G]
Learn about the legend of an alien abduction from 1955 in Kelly, Ky.; "Our Town" visits Hell for Certain, located in Leslie County; go on tour of the paranormal with Patti Starr, a certified ghost hunter; and farmer Kathy Wheeler and chef Mark Williams of Brown-Forman reintroduce Kentucky to what was once America's most popular turkey. A 2009 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

  • KETKY Monday, May 25 at 5:30 pm EDT

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Dog Scouts/Three Springs Dinner/Flaget High School Alumni Association/Paw Pals #1507 [TV-G]
Dogs earn their merit badges for good citizenship just like the Boy Scouts; Chef Ouita Michel visits Three Springs Farm in Nicholas County; although the school is closed, the Flaget High School Alumni Association is still going strong with notable graduates like former professional football player Paul Hornung and others; and more Paw Pals. 2009 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

  • KETKY Tuesday, May 26 at 5:30 pm EDT

Kentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! #519
Byron Crawford hosts a special two-hour edition featuring people and places along the state's eastern and northern borders. Topics include the restored pioneer community near Cumberland Gap known as the Hensley Settlement, Louisville's Fourth Street, the historical statues along Covington's riverfront, an annual Native American powwow in Christian County, the Paramount Theater in Ashland, the Museum of the American Quilter's Society in Paducah, the Maplewood Cemetery in Mayfield, television host Nick Clooney, a young rodeo champion, author Robert Rennick, thumb-picking guitarists, and canoeists exploring caves around Mammoth Cave. A 1999 KET production.

  • KETKY Tuesday, May 26 at 9:00 pm EDT

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Dave Does It/Greenup/History of the Piano/Highland Raku Studio/Paw Pals #1508 [TV-G]
Dave steps up to the plate and goes to work at the Louisville Slugger Museum and Factory; a visit to Greenup, hometown of beloved Kentucky Poet Laureate and author Jesse Stuart; the piano turns 300 and KET turns a spotlight on the celebration with Diane Earle and the Owensboro Symphony Orchestra; Henrietta Scott and her husband apply their own methods to an ancient tradition to create unique pottery; and more Paw Pals. A 2009 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

  • KETKY Wednesday, May 27 at 5:30 pm EDT

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Asteroid Impact/Hazel/Rolling Fork Farm/Sadie/Steve Scherer #1510 [TV-G]
An asteroid impact site in Shelby County; the border town of Hazel; Rolling Fork Farm and the CSA (community supported agriculture) program; a tribute to our first and favorite Paw Pal, Sadie; and Steve Scherer, a glass artist with more than 40 years of experience. A 2010 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

  • KETKY Thursday, May 28 at 5:30 pm EDT

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Brown's Bakery/Pippa Passes/Dave Does It/Orchid Flower Restaurant/Gallery House #1511 [TV-G]
Brown's Bakery in Lexington; the town of Pippa Passes; Dave Does It by learning to ballroom dance; in a new feature, Dave samples "Today's Special" at Orchid Flower restaurant; and Gallery House, a Louisville bed and breakfast with an eclectic art collection. A 2010 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

  • KETKY Friday, May 29 at 5:30 pm EDT

Closed CaptionedKentucky Programming Outdoors-Themed Program #2015
Each year thousands of migrating Sandhill Cranes congregate at Barren River Lake; the vibrant springtime display of wildflowers at John James Audubon State Park in Henderson; hikers of all ages and skill levels enjoy 40 miles of trails at Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill; and Popes Creek Ranch in Lebanon offers opportunities for 'glamping' - glamour camping.

  • KET Saturday, May 30 at 8:00 pm EDT
  • KETKY Sunday, May 31 at 6:00 am EDT
  • KET Sunday, May 31 at 4:00 pm EDT
  • KETKY Sunday, May 31 at 5:30 pm EDT
  • KET2 Monday, June 1 at 7:00 pm EDT
  • KET2 Tuesday, June 2 at 7:30 am EDT
  • KET Tuesday, June 2 at 11:30 pm EDT
  • KETKY Wednesday, June 3 at 8:00 am EDT
  • KETKY Friday, June 5 at 12:30 pm EDT
  • KETKY Saturday, June 6 at 8:30 am EDT

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Lincoln: "I, Too, Am A Kentuckian" #1427 [TV-G]
In a special expanded edition of Kentucky Life, host Dave Shuffett travels from Hodgenville to Springfield, IL to Washington, DC to explore the life and career of Kentucky's most famous native son. The program examines the many Kentucky people and places that profoundly influenced Abraham Lincoln with stops at his birthplace and boyhood home near Hodgenville, the Mary Todd Lincoln House in Lexington, the Louisville home of close friend Joshua Speed, and many other Lincoln-related sites. A 2008 KET production.

  • KETKY Sunday, May 31 at 2:58 pm EDT

Closed CaptionedKentucky Programming Hemlock Trees/Southland Drive/WWI Memorial/Helicopter Studios #1512 [TV-G]
Saving Kentucky hemlock trees; the vibrant shopping district of Lexington's Southland Drive; a World War I memorial in Wayne County; and imaginative handcrafted toys and totes from Helicopter Studios. A 2010 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

  • KETKY Monday, June 1 at 5:30 pm EDT

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Han Kuo-Huang and UK's Chinese Orchestra/Wickliffe/Waverly Hills/Wynn Fire Equipment #1513 [TV-G]
The Far Eastern melodies of Han Kuo-Huang and the University of Kentucky Chinese Orchestra; the western Kentucky river town of Wickliffe; Louisville's historic tuberculosis sanatorium, Waverly Hills; and the fire trucks of Wynn Fire Equipment. A 2010 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

  • KETKY Tuesday, June 2 at 5:30 pm EDT

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Pet-Friendly Bed and Breakfast/Stamping Ground/Autocross/Olde Master Originals #1514 [TV-G]
A pet-friendly bed and breakfast in Boone County; Our Town visits Stamping Ground; Dave participates in the sport of Autocross; golf clubs and other custom-crafted wood items from Olde Master Originals. A 2010 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

  • KETKY Wednesday, June 3 at 5:30 pm EDT

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Marjorie Sauer/Scottsville/Peonies at Ashland/Mike Guillerman #1516 [TV-G]
Folk artist Marjorie Sauer; a visit to Scottsville for Our Town; the peonies at Ashland, the Henry Clay estate; and Mike Guillerman, author of Face Boss, a look at the coal industry. A 2010 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

  • KETKY Friday, June 5 at 5:30 pm EDT

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Kart Kountry/Fourth Street Live/Ky. Equine Humane Center/The Belle of Louisville #1517 [TV-G]
In a Derby-inspired show, Dave takes a spin on the world's longest go-kart track, at Kart Kountry in Shepherdsville; Louisville's dining and entertainment destination Fourth Street Live; the Kentucky Equine Humane Center in Jessamine County is a refuge for abandoned and at-risk horses; and the oldest river steamboat still in operation, The Belle of Louisville. A 2010 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

  • KETKY Monday, June 8 at 5:30 pm EDT

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Astrobleme Crater/Today's Special/Monarch Butterflies/Coffee Times Coffee House #1518 [TV-G]
Dave investigates the Middlesboro astrobleme crater; a Covington eatery serves up Today's Special; migrating Monarch Butterflies are netted and tagged at Audubon State Park in Henderson; and Coffee Times Coffee House in Lexington has been roasting and brewing coffee for more than 25 years. A 2010 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

  • KETKY Tuesday, June 9 at 5:30 pm EDT

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Championship Golf Course/Cloverport/HB Stanley Concrete/Roundstone Native Seed #1519 [TV-G]
A championship caliber golf course on re-claimed coal mine land in Prestonsburg; the river town of Cloverport is this week's Our Town; it's a Dave Does It Challenge as Dave works with HB Stanley Concrete in Beaver Dam; and Roundstone Native Seed in Upton produces native Kentucky grasses and wildflowers. A 2010 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

  • KETKY Wednesday, June 10 at 5:30 pm EDT
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