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Host Doug Flynn presents stories capturing the flavor, history, and heritage of Kentucky. He explores natural beauty and historic sites, samples the creativity of the Commonwealth's hundreds of artists and musicians, and discovers the unique contributions of interesting people all over the state.

TV Schedule

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 Thursday, February 4 at 10:58 am EST
  • KETKY Thursday, February 4 at 11:25 am EST
  • KETKY Thursday, February 4 at 12:34 pm EST
  • KETKY Friday, February 5 at 1:59 am EST
  • KETKY Saturday, February 6 at 2:00 pm EST
  • KETKY Saturday, February 6 at 9:59 pm EST

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 Thursday, February 4 at 5:30 pm EST
  • KETKY Thursday, February 4 at 5:30 pm EST
  • KETKY Thursday, February 4 at 5:45 pm EST

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Haunted Louisville - Part 2; Doe-Anderson; Merle Travis; Justin Roberts - Walk the Willow #2105
In the second part of our Haunted Louisville series, Kentucky Life showcases ghostly goings-on at Old Louisville's Conrad-Caldwell House; learn about Doe-Anderson, a national advertising agency with headquarters in Louisville; from KET's Kentucky Muse, a look at country and western star Merle Travis and his thumb-picking style and songwriting that were deeply rooted in his Muhlenberg County home; and Murray craftsman Justin Roberts is passionate about reviving the almost-lost art of making traditional willow furniture.

  • KETKY Friday, February 5 at 12:29 pm EST
  • KETKY Friday, February 5 at 12:29 pm EST
  • KETKY Friday, February 5 at 12:30 pm EST
  • KETKY Friday, February 5 at 12:39 pm EST
  • KETKY Saturday, February 6 at 8:29 am EST
  • KETKY Saturday, February 6 at 8:30 am EST
  • KETKY Sunday, March 20 at 8:00 am EST
  • KET2 Monday, March 21 at 7:00 pm EST
  • KET2 Tuesday, March 22 at 7:30 am EST
  • KETKY Friday, March 25 at 12:30 pm EST
  • KETKY Saturday, March 26 at 8:30 am EST

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 Friday, February 5 at 3:00 pm EST
  • KETKY Sunday, February 7 at 4:01 pm EST
  • KETKY Sunday, February 7 at 4:02 pm EST
  • KETKY Friday, February 12 at 11:00 am EST
  • KETKY Friday, February 12 at 11:01 am EST

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 Friday, February 5 at 5:30 pm EST

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Sparta Speedway; The Blue Raven Restaurant & Pub; Life Adventure Center; 'Wild Bill' Gordon #2106
Head to Sparta's Kentucky Speedway where fans experience all the fast-paced thrills and excitement of NASCAR racing; in Pikeville, diners at The Blue Raven Restaurant & Pub enjoy Chef Matt Corbin's pub-style Appalachian cuisine; Doug talks with the staff at Life Adventure Center in Versailles about supporting underserved youth; and through the outdoor experiences offered by his High Adventure Wilderness School in Stanton, 'Wild Bill' Gordon brings people back in touch with nature and themselves.

  • KET Saturday, February 6 at 8:00 pm EST
  • KETKY Sunday, February 7 at 8:00 am EST
  • KET Sunday, February 7 at 4:00 pm EST
  • KET2 Monday, February 8 at 7:00 pm EST
  • KET2 Tuesday, February 9 at 7:30 am EST
  • KETKY Friday, February 12 at 12:30 pm EST
  • KETKY Saturday, February 13 at 8:30 am EST

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, February 7 at 1:59 pm EST
  • KETKY Sunday, February 7 at 1:59 pm EST
  • KETKY Friday, February 12 at midnight EST
  • KETKY Friday, February 12 at 8:58 am EST
  • KETKY Friday, February 12 at 7:58 pm EST
  • KETKY Friday, February 12 at 7:58 pm EST
  • KETKY Wednesday, February 17 at 8:58 pm EST
  • KETKY Saturday, March 26 at 9:59 pm EST

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Daniel and Amy Carwile/Bill Brumm/Heirloom Tomatoes #1428 [TV-G]
Grand Master fiddle champ Daniel Carwile and his wife, Amy, entertain audiences from the Grand Ole Opry to England; retirement from the U.S. Forest Service led Bill Brumm to become a noted stained glass artist; and Dave travels to Berea to meet Bill Best, a grower of Heirloom Tomatoes, and UK College of Agriculture's Bob Perry whips up tomato salad and BLTs with Bill's best tomatoes. A 2008 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

  • KETKY Monday, February 8 at 5:30 pm EST

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Hofbrauhaus Newport/Lisa Williamson/Wolf Run Wildlife Refuge #1429 [TV-G]
Visit Hofbrauhaus Newport, a biergarden and restaurant that would be at home on Germany's Rhine River and a favorite stop on the Kentucky side of the Ohio; artist Lisa Williamson, whose work has been displayed at the Smithsonian, returns to her home in Martin County to rediscover her childhood inspirations and take care of the homestead; the howl of wolves is heard across the hills as wild animals find sanctuary and lifelong care at Wolf Run Wildlife Refuge; and more Paw Pals. A 2009 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

  • KETKY Tuesday, February 9 at 5:30 pm EST

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Bushwacking on the Russell Fork/Chaney's Dairy Barn/John Henry Memorial Sculpture #1430 [TV-G]
Civil War re-enactors skirmish in the hills and along the shores of Pike County's Big Sandy River; as more and more family owned farms in Kentucky are calling it quits, one industrious Warren County family has turned to agri-tourism to carry on the family legacy; a memorial worthy of the great racehorse John Henry takes shape as artists and fans collaborate on a tribute to the inspiring horse; and more Paw Pals. A 2009 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

  • KETKY Wednesday, February 10 at 5:30 pm EST

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Jose Rivera/Mountain Pleasure Horses/Loretto Motherhouse #1431 [TV-G]
The music of singer/guitarist Jose Rivera brings the joyful sounds of Mexico to Central Kentucky audiences; a horse hidden in the hills of Eastern Kentucky for over a century is considered "critical" by the Equine Conservancy; no longer an active motherhouse, a retired community of nuns keeps an active farm, hosts retreats, maintains an art gallery, and conducts tours; and more Paw Pals. A 2009 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

  • KETKY Thursday, February 11 at 5:30 pm EST

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 Friday, February 12 at 5:30 pm EST

Closed CaptionedKentucky Programming Wildcat Service Dogs; Corvette Production; Steamboat Travel #2107
At the University of Kentucky, the puppies of Wildcat Service Dogs accompany their student trainers almost everywhere, learning to become assistance dogs for individuals facing mobility challenges; in Bowling Green, a look at the Corvette production assembly line; and Doug experiences a mode of travel from America's earlier days, aboard a steamboat on the Ohio River. Hosted at the Life Adventure Center in Versailles.

  • KET Saturday, February 13 at 8:00 pm EST
  • KETKY Sunday, February 14 at 8:00 am EST
  • KET Sunday, February 14 at 4:00 pm EST
  • KET2 Monday, February 15 at 7:00 pm EST
  • KET2 Tuesday, February 16 at 7:30 am EST
  • KETKY Friday, February 19 at 12:30 pm EST
  • KETKY Saturday, February 20 at 8:30 am EST

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 Monday, February 15 at 5:30 pm EST

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 Tuesday, February 16 at 5:30 pm EST

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 Wednesday, February 17 at 10:28 am EST
  • KETKY Thursday, February 18 at 3:27 pm EST
  • KETKY Saturday, February 20 at 2:27 am EST
  • KETKY Sunday, February 21 at 10:28 am EST

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 Wednesday, February 17 at 5:30 pm EST

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 Thursday, February 18 at 5:30 pm EST

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 Friday, February 19 at 5:30 pm EST

Closed CaptionedKentucky Programming Sculptor William M. Duffy; Lord of the Fork; Kentucky's Underground Railroad #2108
Meet award-winning African-American sculptor William M. Duffy, a Louisville native, whose work is found in private, corporate, and public collections throughout the U.S.; experience the world famous, white water kayak competition, Lord of the Fork, at Breaks Interstate Park; and Boone County's integral role in Kentucky's Underground Railroad reveals stories of heroism and sacrifice. Hosted at the Life Adventure Center in Versailles.

  • KET Saturday, February 20 at 8:00 pm EST
  • KETKY Sunday, February 21 at 8:00 am EST
  • KET Sunday, February 21 at 4:00 pm EST
  • KET2 Monday, February 22 at 7:00 pm EST
  • KET2 Tuesday, February 23 at 7:30 am EST
  • KETKY Friday, February 26 at 12:30 pm EST
  • KETKY Saturday, February 27 at 8:30 am EST

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 Sunday, February 21 at 3:00 pm EST
  • KETKY Tuesday, February 23 at 10:30 am EST
  • KETKY Wednesday, February 24 at 12:30 am EST
  • KETKY Saturday, February 27 at 3:30 pm EST

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 Monday, February 22 at 5:30 pm EST

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 Tuesday, February 23 at 5:30 pm EST

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 Wednesday, February 24 at 5:30 pm EST

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 Thursday, February 25 at 5:30 pm EST

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 Friday, February 26 at 5:30 pm EST

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, February 27 at 3:00 am EST

Closed CaptionedKentucky Programming SEKRI; Save A Warrior; Kentucky Museum; Haunted Louisville - Part 3 #2109
Doug visits the Corbin plant of SEKRI (Southeastern Kentucky Rehabilitation Industries) and meets some of the employees with mental and physical challenges who produce textiles and clothing for the U.S. military; Doug goes to Save A Warrior in Versailles, an organization helping veterans struggling with PTSD (Post Traumatic Stress Disorder); on the campus of Western Kentucky University, the Kentucky Museum is recognized for the quality and diversity of its collections and its commitment to the Bowling Green community; and more ghostly apparitions and ghastly tales from the haunted history of Old Louisville. Hosted at the Life Adventure Center in Versailles.

  • KET Saturday, February 27 at 8:00 pm EST
  • KETKY Sunday, February 28 at 8:00 am EST
  • KET Sunday, February 28 at 4:00 pm EST
  • KET2 Monday, February 29 at 7:00 pm EST
  • KET2 Tuesday, March 1 at 7:30 am EST
  • KETKY Friday, March 4 at 12:30 pm EST
  • KETKY Saturday, March 5 at 8:30 am EST

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 Monday, February 29 at 5:30 pm EST

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 Tuesday, March 1 at 5:30 pm EST

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 Wednesday, March 2 at 5:30 pm EST

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 Thursday, March 3 at 5:30 pm EST

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 Friday, March 4 at 5:30 pm EST

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 Saturday, March 5 at 3:00 am EST
  • KETKY Saturday, March 5 at noon EST
  • KETKY Monday, March 7 at 11:00 am EST

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! The War of 1812 #2103
The War of 1812 left an indelible mark on our nation's history, and Kentuckians played a vital role - 64% of Americans killed in the war were Kentuckians. From Michigan to New Orleans, Kentucky Life follows the trail of Kentucky's soldiers who fought in America's 'forgotten war.'

  • KETKY Sunday, March 6 at 8:00 am EST
  • KET2 Tuesday, March 8 at 7:30 am EST
  • KETKY Friday, March 11 at 12:30 pm EST
  • KETKY Saturday, March 12 at 8:30 am EST

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 Monday, March 7 at 5:30 pm EST

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 Tuesday, March 8 at 5:30 pm EST

Kentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Telefund Special #424 [TV-G]
Byron Crawford hosts an expanded edition featuring highlights from the series: country singer/songwriter Tom T. Hall; the Nia Dance Troupe, an African-American dance company in Paducah; Louisville photographer John Nation; Terri Ramsey, Miss Wheelchair USA; and the Blessing of the Hounds at the Iroquois Hunt Club. A 1998 KET production.

  • KETKY Wednesday, March 9 at 1:00 am EST

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Dave Does It/Ashland's Winchester Avenue/Mark Whitley/The Treehouse B & B #1601 [TV-G]
It's "Batter Up" as Dave joins the Men's Senior Baseball League team in Louisville in the first Dave Does It of the season; a visit to Ashland's Winchester Avenue, location of several arts and cultural centers; a follow-up visit with Bowling Green artist Mark Whitley, a woodworker whose creations now find homes in museums; and scenic Stoner Creek draws guests to The Treehouse B & B in Bourbon County.A 2010 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

  • KETKY Wednesday, March 9 at 5:30 pm EST

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Jesse Stuart/Suits That Rock/Greener Groundz #1602 [TV-G]
A rare look at the personal life of Jesse Stuart as friends share home movies and reminisce about the Kentucky literary legend; it's "corporate rock" at its best when the band Suits That Rock hits the stage for a benefit concert in Covington; and home roasted coffee, organically grown food, and a commitment to animal rescue are some of the ways the Bowling Green café Greener Groundz enriches the local community. A 2010 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

  • KETKY Thursday, March 10 at 5:30 pm EST

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Monmouth Street/Today's Special/Finchville Daylily Farm/Powwow Pow Wow #1603 [TV-G]
The history of gambling in Northern Kentucky still lives on Monmouth Street in Newport, but it's also home to family owned businesses and the center of the city's econmic revival; the Chef's Afield event hosted by the University of Kentucky's South Farm provides Today's Special; eight acres of grass to mow was the incentive behind the start of the successful Finchville Daylily Farm in Shelby County; and the Powwow Pow Wow in Hopkinsville celebrates Native American culture and history. A 2010 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

  • KETKY Friday, March 11 at 5:30 pm EST

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Martin's Fork; Dragon Boat Races; Tewes Poultry Farm #2104
Kentucky Life hikes through creeks, and past snakes and bugs, to reach the beautiful wilderness area of Martin's Fork; team spirit and an ancient Chinese tradition fuel the competition of Paducah's colorful Dragon Boat races; and in Kenton County, 3,000 free-range turkeys per year keep Tewes Poultry Farm, a 70 year-old family business, going strong.

  • KETKY Sunday, March 13 at 8:00 am EST
  • KET2 Tuesday, March 15 at 7:30 am EST
  • KETKY Friday, March 18 at 12:30 pm EST
  • KETKY Saturday, March 19 at 8:30 am EST

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Dave Does It/2nd Street in Owensboro/Asbury Student Horse Trainers/Kim Huston #1604 [TV-G]
In a new Dave Does It, Dave fishes the Mississippi River with the Bencini family who have been in the commercial fishing business in Columbus, Ky., for more than 100 years; 2nd Street in Owensboro is the Downtown Destination; students at Wilmore's Asbury University train horses to become police mounts in a one-of-a-kind college program; and Kim Huston, author of Small Town Sexy, talks about the renewed interest in small town life. A 2010 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

  • KETKY Monday, March 14 at 5:30 pm EST

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Leslie Lyons/Nobob/My Nose Turns Red Youth Circus/Ruth Hunt Candy Company #1605 [TV-G]
Leslie Lyons, daughter of UK football legend Dicky Lyons, Sr. and sister of star UK wide receiver Dicky Lyons, Jr. has written a book about her famous family and what it really means to be True Blue; Nobob in Barren County is this week's Our Town; youngsters participating in My Nose Turns Red Youth Circus learn circus skills including unicycle riding, juggling and even walking the tightrope; and a visit to the famous Ruth Hunt Candy Company in Mt. Sterling, "Official Candy Makers of Churchill Downs and the Kentucky Derby." A 2010 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

  • KETKY Tuesday, March 15 at 5:30 pm EST

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! The Great American Dollhouse Museum/Uniontown Food Mart/Carnegie Community Arts Center/Rex Robinson #1606 [TV-G]
From historical America to a fantasy forest, detailed miniature worlds are on display in Danville at The Great American Dollhouse Museum; Today's Special is barbeque from the Uniontown Food Mart in Union County ; in Somerset, the Carnegie Community Arts Center is home to some of the area's major arts organizations, and a venue for local artists to exhibit and sell their work; and in Daviess County, artist Rex Robinson celebrates the natural beauty and history of Kentucky. A 2010 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

  • KETKY Wednesday, March 16 at 5:30 pm EST

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Dave Does It/Bowling Green/Darters/Cassius Marcellus Clay #1608 [TV-G]
At Henson Broom Shop and General Store (in Symsonia, just outside of Paducah), Dave learns the art of broom-making in a new Dave Does It; Bowling Green is tonight's Downtown Destination; Dave dons a wetsuit and snorkel in pursuit of colorful fish known as darters; and the lasting legacy of Cassius Marcellus Clay, "The Lion of White Hall." A 2011 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

  • KETKY Thursday, March 17 at 5:30 pm EST

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Basketball at Burgin Independent Schools/Highland House/Coco Chocolate Café #1609 [TV-G]
A look at the high school basketball program at Mercer County's tiny Burgin Independent Schools; Highland House, a Carrollton B & B in a restored 1920's mansion along the Ohio River; and patrons indulge in delectable chocolate fondues, rich chocolate espresso, and delicious artisan chocolate creations at Coco's Chocolate Café in Louisville. A 2011 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

  • KETKY Friday, March 18 at 5:30 pm EST

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Rudy Medlock/Ferrell's Hamburgers/Lera Williams/Western Ky. African American Heritage Museum #1610 [TV-G]
Rudy Medlock, Wilmore potter and retired Asbury art professor; for Today's Special, we order off the short but iconic menu at Ferrell's Hamburgers, in Hopkinsville; Dave sits a spell with the engaging Mrs. Lera Williams, who at 110, is the oldest living Kentuckian; and The West Kentucky African American Heritage Museum and Research Center and the Russellville Blues concert series promote an African-American neighborhood's history in the area. A 2011 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

  • KETKY Monday, March 21 at 5:30 pm EST

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Northern Kentucky/Marion Kentucky/Harry Pickens/ Corvette Museum #1611 [TV-G]
Aboard an amphibious vehicle, Dave gets a duck's-eye view of Newport, the Ohio River, and Cincinnati; Marion is tonight's Our Town; Kentucky pianist and educator Harry Pickens brings people, ideas and possibilities together through music; and a tour of the newly expanded Corvette Museum in Bowling Green. A 2011 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

  • KETKY Tuesday, March 22 at 5:30 pm EST

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Opal's/Paducah/Dave Does It/Hancock Co. Railroad Station/Cub Run Cave #1612 [TV-G]
Dave samples the abundant buffet at Opal's in Jackson County but saves room for the famous homemade cream pies that are Today's Special; Paducah is our Downtown Destination; in the latest Dave Does It, Dave lends a hand at Tarter Farm and Ranch Equipment in Dunnville, the largest manufacturer of farm gates and animal management equipment in the country; a historic marker in Hancock County tells the tale of a railroad station; and Dave visits Cub Run Cave in Hart County, one of the most spectacular caves in Ky. A 2011 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

  • KETKY Wednesday, March 23 at 5:30 pm EST

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Derby City Roller Girls/The Porch Restaurant/Sheltowee Farms/Leslie Nichols #1613 [TV-G]
The Derby City Roller Girls from Louisville, members of the National Flat Track Derby Association, show us how they roll, in practice and competition; Today's Special comes from The Porch Restaurant in Russell Springs, known for their homemade soups and salads; Sheltowee Farms in Bath County is Kentucky's premier gourmet mushroom farm, where shitake and oyster mushrooms are grown organically for restaurants and markets in Ky. and Ohio; and Warren Co. artist Leslie Nichols combines image with text to create layered landscapes and portraits. A 2011 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

  • KETKY Thursday, March 24 at 5:30 pm EST

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Tebb's Bend/Hazel Green/Richard Levine/Invasives and Biodiversity #1614 [TV-G]
Dave tours Tebb's Bend and other areas set aside for protection by the Kentucky Heritage Land Conservation Fund, and learns how the organization works to preserve Ky.'s areas of natural beauty; Hazel Green in Wolfe County is Our Town; award-winning architect Richard Levine designs sustainable cities and buildings, including his own Raven Run house which contributes energy back to the power grid; and we travel across the state to understand how invasives are impacting Ky.'s biodiversity. A 2011 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

  • KETKY Friday, March 25 at 5:30 pm EST

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 Saturday, March 26 at 1:00 pm EST

Closed CaptionedKentucky Programming Eminence Speakers; Luthiers - Frank Neat; Tee Dees Blues Club #2111
Doug tours Eminence Speakers in Henry County; in our first on a series of luthiers, we visit Frank Neat of Russell Springs who specializes in banjos and has made banjos for many famous musicians; and Tee Dees Blues Club takes the spotlight in Lexington.

  • KET Saturday, March 26 at 8:00 pm EST
  • KETKY Sunday, March 27 at 8:00 am EST
  • KET Sunday, March 27 at 4:00 pm EST
  • KET2 Monday, March 28 at 7:00 pm EST
  • KET2 Tuesday, March 29 at 7:30 am EST
  • KET Tuesday, March 29 at 11:30 pm EST
  • KETKY Wednesday, March 30 at 8:00 am EST
  • KETKY Friday, April 1 at 12:30 pm EST
  • KETKY Saturday, April 2 at 8:30 am EST

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Bon Ton Mini Mart/Brown-Pusey House/Bobby Mackey's Music World/Crab Orchard/Ashland's Putnam Stadium #1615 [TV-G]
It's all about the chicken at the Bon Ton Mini Mart in Henderson, where the fried chicken that has been featured in Gourmet Magazine and on NPR is Today's Special; we learn the story of the Brown-Pusey House from an historical marker in Hardin County; Bobby Mackey's Music World, a nightclub and tavern in Wilder, Ky., might be one of the most haunted places in America; Crab Orchard in Lincoln County is tonight's Our Town; and Ashland's Putnam Stadium, home of the Ashland Tomcats, was built in the 1930's and is still in use today. A 2011 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

  • KETKY Monday, March 28 at 5:30 pm EST

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Dave Goes to the Ky. Derby/Campbellsville/Latonia Race Track/Lexington Fashion Collaborative #1616 [TV-G]
As a first-time attendee, Dave participated in all the excitement of the famous "first Saturday in May" when he went to the 2010 Kentucky Derby; Campbellsville in Taylor County is Our Town; remembering the old Latonia Race Track, built in 1883 and site of the Latonia Derby, which initially was regarded as a more important race for 3-year old Thoroughbreds than the Kentucky Derby; and a look at the Lexington Fashion Collaborative, a central Kentucky group of fashion designers, photographers, stylists, models and other artists. A 2011 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

  • KETKY Tuesday, March 29 at 5:30 pm EST

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Jerry Baker/The Plaza Theater/Wheelwright/Our Beloved Charlie #1617 [TV-G]
Dave meets Model A auto enthusiast Jerry Baker of Paris, Ky., who lovingly restores and repairs these cars in his shop; a visit to The Plaza Theater in Glasgow, newly renovated to showcase live music and dramatic performances; Wheelwright, founded in 1916 by the Elk Horn Coal Company, is Our Town; and a tribute to our beloved Charlie, Dave's popular co-host and the "elder statesman of the Kentucky Life Golden team." A 2011 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

  • KETKY Wednesday, March 30 at 5:30 pm EST

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Southwestern High Raptor Rehabilitation Center/ Paintsville/Ale-8-One/South America in Pine Mountain #1618 [TV-G]
Southwestern High School in Somerset, Ky., has a fully licensed rehabilitation center for birds of prey, where students are responsible for the total care of the birds; Paintsville is Our Town; a look at Winchester's Ale-8-One bottling plant, which has been producing Ale-8-One since 1926; and Dave hikes South America, a remote tract of pristine land in the Pine Mountain Wildlife Corridor. A 2011 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

  • KETKY Thursday, March 31 at 5:30 pm EST

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Maple Hill Manor/Beattyville/Dave Does It/Dining at Shaker Village #1619 [TV-G]
Visit Historic Maple Hill Manor in Springfield, voted #1 in the U.S. as the B&B with the "Most Historic Charm," voted "Kentucky's Best B&B," and voted "Best Breakfast in the Southeast,'' - all this, and they raise alpacas too; Beattyville is Our Town; Dave visits a dairy farm in Grant County in Dave Does It; and the dining room at Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill is serving a seasonal menu with produce grown on site at the farm and supplemented by other locally grown items. A 2011 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

  • KETKY Friday, April 1 at 5:30 pm EST

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  • KET Saturday, April 2 at 8:00 pm EST

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Native American Connections/Mainstrasse Village/St. James Court Art Show/Chet Lott #1620 [TV-G]
A look at the Native American connections to the mysterious Clay County petroglyphs featured last season; Covington's Mainstrasse Village is our Downtown Destination; a visit to the St. James Court Art Show, a cultural and artistic event in the heart of Old Louisville for more than 50 years; and musician Chet Lott, a Mississippi native now living in Bourbon County and making music that has benefited Hurricane Katrina relief efforts. A 2011 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

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