Web site: http://www.ket.org/kentuckylife/
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.
Dog Scouts/Three Springs Dinner/Flaget High School Alumni Association/Paw Pals #1507
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 Friday, December 6 at 12:30 pm EST
- KETKY Saturday, December 7 at 6:00 am EST
Pisgah Church/Artist Martin Rollins/Rogers Scholars #922
The historic Pisgah Church in Woodford County, painter Martin Rollins of Louisville, and the Rogers Scholars Program's intensive one-week summer session for high school students from 42 counties in Southern and Eastern Kentucky. A 2003 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.
- KETKY Friday, December 6 at 5:30 pm EST
Dave Does It/Greenup/History of the Piano/Highland Raku Studio/Paw Pals #1508
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 Sunday, December 8 at 6:00 am EST
- KETKY Sunday, December 8 at 5:30 pm EST
- KET2 Tuesday, December 10 at 7:30 am EST
- KETKY Wednesday, December 11 at 8:00 am EST
- KETKY Thursday, December 12 at 9:30 pm EST
- KETKY Saturday, December 14 at 6:00 am EST
David and Lalie Dick/Buffalo Crossing Ranch #923
Kentucky native David Dick and his wife, Lalie, work together to publish his books and write several columns, including "A View from Plum Lick" in Kentucky Living magazine. Shelbyville's Buffalo Crossing Restaurant and Family Fun Ranch raises and serves up American bison. A 2003 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.
- KETKY Monday, December 9 at 5:30 pm EST
McLean River Towns/Dinosaur World/Andee Rudloff #1001
Host Dave Shuffett traces the route of the Green River through the McLean County towns of Livermore and Calhoun; visits Dinosaur World in Cave City; and introduces Bowling Green artist and muralist Andee Rudloff, who was commissioned to paint a pair of fiberglass catfish for a display of public art in Tennessee. A 2004 KET production.
- KETKY Tuesday, December 10 at 5:30 pm EST
Ruby Pearl Felix/Failte Irish Imports/Mark Whitley #1002
Ruby Pearl Felix from the Ohio County town of Hartford, who's still quilting at 100; Lexington's Irish import shop; and Smiths Grove woodworker Mark Whitley. A 2004 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.
- KETKY Wednesday, December 11 at 5:30 pm EST
John Christopher Knight/Nature Academy #1003
Host Dave Shuffett and Sadie tour the Nature Academy in Owen County with Rich Detzel and learn about some herbal remedies made from things most people consider weeds. In Logan County, John Christopher Knight shares his original songs about his family's simple life on a farm with no electricity, cars, or indoor plumbing. A 2004 KET production.
- KETKY Thursday, December 12 at 5:30 pm EST
Santa Train/Civil War Christmas/Nazareth, Ky./State Parks Holiday Celebrations #1509
Every year since 1943 on the Saturday before Thanksgiving the Santa Train, laden with gifts for mountain children, winds its way through the mountains with Old Saint Nick, and this year Dave meets celebrity guest Wynonna Judd. Also, learn how Kentuckians celebrated Christmas during the Civil War; make a visit to Nazareth, Ky., during an auspicious month; and Dave visits Rough River Dam State Resort Park for Winter Wonderland, and finds out how the state parks serve the Commonwealth during the holidays. A 2009 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.
- KETKY Friday, December 13 at 12:30 pm EST
- KET Saturday, December 14 at 8:00 pm EST
- KETKY Sunday, December 15 at 6:00 am EST
- KET Sunday, December 15 at 4:00 pm EST
- KETKY Sunday, December 15 at 5:30 pm EST
- KET2 Tuesday, December 17 at 7:30 am EST
- KETKY Wednesday, December 18 at 8:00 am EST
- KETKY Thursday, December 19 at 9:30 pm EST
- KET Friday, December 20 at 11:30 pm EST
- KETKY Saturday, December 21 at 6:00 am EST
Glier's Goetta/U of L Photo Archives/Mini-Corvettes #1004
Glier's in Covington is the largest producer of goetta (a German side dish often compared to breakfast sausage or scrapple) in the U.S. The University of Louisville Photographic Archives houses more than 1.2 million historical images. And in Bowling Green, an annual mini-Corvette race raises money for Junior Achievement. A 2004 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.
- KETKY Friday, December 13 at 5:30 pm EST
Old Crow Inn/Lonnie and Twyla Money/Mini Mansions/Vernon-Douglas Nature Preserve #1005
Visits to the Old Crow Inn in Danville, the oldest stone house west of the Allegheny Mountains; Laurel County folk artists Lonnie and Twyla Money, whose work is included in the permanent collection of the Owensboro Museum of Fine Art; the Mini Mansions Dollhouse and Miniature Shoppe in Owensboro; and the Vernon-Douglas State Nature Preserve. A 2004 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.
- KETKY Monday, December 16 at 5:30 pm EST
Fort Harrod Holiday #623
Host Dave Shuffett takes a candlelight tour of the fort, visits a Victorian-decorated mansion museum complete with a Christmas Tree Festival, enjoys holiday music, and meets a Victorian-era version of Mr. and Mrs. Santa Claus. A 2000 KET production.
- KETKY Tuesday, December 17 at 5:30 pm EST
Christmas Special 2002 #824
Host Dave Shuffett and canine co-star Sadie introduce Christmas segments from around Kentucky, including music and lights from Renfro Valley, toy trains under the Christmas tree at Covington's Behringer-Crawford Museum, and a photo session in which pets get their pictures taken with Santa. A 2002 KET production.
- KETKY Wednesday, December 18 at 5:30 pm EST
Christmas at the Jouett House/Lindy Evans/Patti's 1880s Settlement #924
A pioneer Christmas at the Jouett House in Versailles, Lindy Evans' sculpted Santas, and holiday lights and sounds at Patti's 1880s Settlement. A 2003 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.
- KETKY Thursday, December 19 at 5:30 pm EST
KaLightoscope Christmas/Cave Sing at Mammoth Cave/Nativity Display in Maysville/Berry in Harrison County #1607
KaLightoscope Christmas premieres at the Galt House in Louisville; park visitors participate in the 31st annual Cave Sing at Mammoth Cave National Park; the Nativity Display at Maysville's Trinity Lutheran Church showcases a collection of creches of all sizes and styles from around the world; and an Our Town visit to the seasonally appropriate town of Berry in Harrison County. A 2010 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.
- KETKY Friday, December 20 at 12:30 pm EST
- KET Saturday, December 21 at 8:00 pm EST
- KETKY Sunday, December 22 at 6:00 am EST
- KET Sunday, December 22 at 4:00 pm EST
- KETKY Sunday, December 22 at 5:30 pm EST
- KET2 Tuesday, December 24 at 7:30 am EST
- KETKY Wednesday, December 25 at 8:00 am EST
- KETKY Wednesday, December 25 at 5:30 pm EST
- KETKY Thursday, December 26 at 9:30 pm EST
- KETKY Saturday, December 28 at 6:00 am EST
Christmas Island/Christmas Dinner at Forkland/Warren Wolf #925
The lights of Burnside State Park's Christmas Island, Christmas dinner at the Forkland Community Center, music by Warren Wolf, and snow scenes with Sadie. A 2003 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.
- KETKY Friday, December 20 at 5:30 pm EST
Festival of Trees/Wonderland of Lights/Scuba Santa #1121
The Festival of Trees at Ashland's Paramount Arts Center, the Winter Wonderland of Lights in Ashland's Central Park, and a scuba-diving Santa at the Newport Aquarium. A 2005 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.
- KETKY Monday, December 23 at 5:30 pm EST
Christmas 2007 #1327
A fantastic Christmas light display at the home of Marion County's Paul Ruley; holiday music by the Heartland Dulcimer Club of Elizabethtown; and a tour of the Rosemary Clooney House in Augusta, home of the largest collection of White Christmas memorabilia in the world, led by curators Steve and Heather French Henry. A 2007 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.
- KETKY Tuesday, December 24 at 5:30 pm EST
Thomas Edison House/Extreme Skate Park/Wrather Museum #1006
The Thomas Edison House, where the famed inventor lived, worked, and experimented while living in Louisville; Louisville's Extreme Skate Park; and Murray State University's Wrather West Kentucky Museum, which spotlights the social, cultural, and economic development of Western Kentucky and the Jackson Purchase. A 2004 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.
- KETKY Thursday, December 26 at 5:30 pm EST
Dainty/Middlesboro Golf Course/Rolley Hole/Cornhole/Dave Does It - EarthJoy Tree Adventures #1817
Dave tries his hand at Dainty, a German street-ball game played in the Louisville neighborhood of Schnitzelburg; a historical marker explains how Middlesboro's golf course made links history; in Monroe County, skilled sharpshooters take aim in the marble game of Rolley Hole; learn about the popular game of cornhole; and Dave goes out on a limb with EarthJoy Tree Adventures in Alexandria.
- KETKY Friday, December 27 at 12:30 pm EST
- KET Saturday, December 28 at 8:00 pm EST
- KETKY Sunday, December 29 at 6:00 am EST
- KET Sunday, December 29 at 4:00 pm EST
- KETKY Sunday, December 29 at 5:30 pm EST
- KET2 Tuesday, December 31 at 7:30 am EST
- KETKY Wednesday, January 1 at 8:00 am EST
- KETKY Thursday, January 2 at 9:30 pm EST
- KETKY Saturday, January 4 at 6:00 am EST
Fossil Hunting/Broadmoor Gardens/Barbara Kingsolver #1007
Host Dave Shuffett hunts fossils in Southern Indiana and Hazard and tours Breckinridge County's Broadmoor Gardens Conservatory and Wildlife Sanctuary, which houses eight gardens, a tropical plant conservatory, and a wildlife rehabilitation center. Also, a chat with author Barbara Kingsolver, a Nicholas County native. A 2004 KET production.
- KETKY Friday, December 27 at 5:30 pm EST
Kentucky Life on the Road | Along Highway 60 #709
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, December 30 at 3:00 am EST
- KETKY Tuesday, January 7 at 9:00 am EST
- KETKY Tuesday, January 14 at 2:00 pm EST
- KETKY Friday, January 24 at 1:30 am EST
- KETKY Friday, January 24 at 2:30 pm EST
WWII Ship/Three Fork Creek Ostrich Ranch/Jailhouse Arts & Crafts/Dan Torpey Toys #1008
A World War II LST (Landing Ship, Tank) visiting Paducah; an Owen County ostrich ranch; an old jail in Taylorsville that's now an arts and craft cooperative; and the handmade whirligigs, thingamabobs, and other automata at Dan Torpey Toys in Louisville. A 2004 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.
- KETKY Monday, December 30 at 5:30 pm EST
Kentucky Life on the Road | Along Highway 62 #909
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 Tuesday, December 31 at 2:00 am EST
- KETKY Thursday, January 2 at 9:00 am EST
Shelbyville Saddlebreds/Louisville Bach Society #1009
Host Dave Shuffett visits Shelbyville to look in on some saddlebred horses and meets Melvin Dickinson, founder and conductor of the Louisville Bach Society. A 2004 KET production.
- KETKY Tuesday, December 31 at 5:30 pm EST
Insect Photographer/Pleasant Retreat/Log Cabin Getaway #1011
Tom Myers, a Lexington entomologist and award-winning photographer who has traveled around the world to take pictures of insects and other animals; Pleasant Retreat, the Lancaster house built by William Owsley, governor of Kentucky from 1844 to 1848; and Mullins Log Cabin Country Getaway, an 1850s log cabin that now hosts crafts classes. A 2004 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.
- KETKY Wednesday, January 1 at 5:30 pm EST
Buffalo Trace Distillery/Salato Wildlife Education Center/Junkman Albert Hartmann/Natural Bridge Sky Lift #1012
Host Dave Shuffett visits Buffalo Trace Distillery in Frankfort, the oldest continuously operating distillery in America; talks with Fish and Wildlife Commissioner Tom Bennett about the new buffalo exhibit at the Salato Wildlife Education Center; and introduces Al Hartmann of Covington, who turns junk into miniature replicas of antique cars, World War II battleships, and more. Also, a ride on the privately owned Natural Bridge Sky Lift. A 2004 KET production.
- KETKY Thursday, January 2 at 5:30 pm EST
Maiden Alley Cinema/Our Town - Salyersville/Knitting for Joplin/CCC Trail Winery #1818
In Paducah, an evening of band performances at the Maiden Alley Cinema; Salyersville is Our Town; a Kentucky girl raises money and spirits with a knitting project for residents of Joplin, Missouri; and in the hills above Morehead, Dave and Toby explore the vineyards of CCC Trail Winery.
- KETKY Friday, January 3 at 12:30 pm EST
- KET Saturday, January 4 at 8:00 pm EST
- KETKY Sunday, January 5 at 6:00 am EST
- KET Sunday, January 5 at 4:00 pm EST
- KETKY Sunday, January 5 at 5:30 pm EST
- KET2 Tuesday, January 7 at 7:30 am EST
- KETKY Wednesday, January 8 at 8:00 am EST
- KETKY Thursday, January 9 at 9:30 pm EST
- KETKY Saturday, January 11 at 6:00 am EST
Greenbo Lake/Paul and Patricia Ferrell/Kentucky Artisan Heritage Trails #1013
Greenbo Lake State Park and its lodge, named for local author Jesse Stuart; woodturner Paul Ferrell of Crofton and his wife and fellow artist, potter Patricia Ferrell; and the Kentucky Artisan Heritage Trails project, launched at Eastern Kentucky University to spotlight cultural heritage tourism opportunities in southeastern Kentucky. A 2004 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.
- KETKY Friday, January 3 at 5:30 pm EST
Rudy Ayoroa/Lincoln Library and Museum/Mammoth Cave #1014
Rudy Ayoroa, an artist from Bolivia who lived and worked in Danville for more than 20 years; the Abraham Lincoln Library and Museum in Harrogate, TN; and scenery from Mammoth Cave National Park. A 2004 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.
- KETKY Monday, January 6 at 5:30 pm EST
The Streckers/Lincoln Trails Honey Farm/Raymond Klass #1015
Chris, Erika, and Zoé Strecker and Zoé's husband, Mike Frasca—all artists from Mercer County; Ken Garman's Lincoln Trails Honey Farms in Hardin County; and photographer Raymond Klass, who "paints with light" inside Mammoth Cave. A 2004 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.
- KETKY Tuesday, January 7 at 5:30 pm EST
Paralympic Fencing Team/Mitchell Rickman/Kentucky Reptile Zoo #1016
Coach Leslaw Stawicki and the U.S. Paralympic wheelchair fencing team in action at the Louisville Fencing Center; the Kentucky Reptile Zoo, where one of the largest and most diverse collections of venomous snakes in the world is helping to save lives; and potter Mitchell Rickman of Bowling Green. A 2004 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.
- KETKY Wednesday, January 8 at 5:30 pm EST
Bill Luster/Federal Grove/Laura Brewer #1017
Photographer Bill Luster, who has worked for the Courier-Journal for 30 years, mounts an exhibit of his work in his hometown of Glasgow. In Auburn, Terry Blythe operates a bed-and-breakfast in an 1871 mansion. And Warren County upholsterer Laura Brewer recycles scraps into whimsical Christmas stockings. A 2004 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.
- KETKY Thursday, January 9 at 5:30 pm EST
Barrel Racing/Our Town - Rogues' Harbor/Jesse James Ties/Dave Does It - Hooten Old Town Regulators #1819
Teenage sisters Kendall and Kenzie Gentry, barrel-racing champions from Henderson, give us an up-close look at this rodeo sport; in Logan County, Rogues' Harbor is Our Town; the story of outlaw Jesse James and his ties to Kentucky; and in Dave Does It, Dave joins the Hooten Old Town Regulators of McKee in a Single Action Shooting Competition.
- KETKY Friday, January 10 at 12:30 pm EST
- KET Saturday, January 11 at 8:00 pm EST
- KETKY Sunday, January 12 at 6:00 am EST
- KET Sunday, January 12 at 4:00 pm EST
- KETKY Sunday, January 12 at 5:30 pm EST
- KET2 Tuesday, January 14 at 7:30 am EST
- KETKY Wednesday, January 15 at 8:00 am EST
- KETKY Saturday, January 18 at 6:00 am EST
Challenger Center/Dinosaur Dentist/Bert & Bud's Vintage Coffins #1018
At the Challenger Center at Hazard Community College, 6th graders are treated to an interactive space exploration experience. Danville dentist Jack Hankla and his son, John, have built one of the largest and most important private collections of dinosaur bones in America. And one of the last custom coffin makers in Kentucky carries on at Bert & Bud's Vintage Coffins in Murray. A 2004 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.
- KETKY Friday, January 10 at 5:30 pm EST
Garden Club of Kentucky/Colonial House Furniture/W.T. Stinson #1019
The headquarters of the Garden Club of Kentucky in Nannine Clay Wallis' 1851 home in Paris; Colonial House, a family-run furniture workshop in Auburn that has been creating fine furniture since 1952; and stained-glass artist W.T. Stinson. A 2004 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.
- KETKY Monday, January 13 at 5:30 pm EST
UK Cooperative Extension Service/Kentuckians Chorus #1020
Video clips from the television show Extension Today: On the Air introduce the activities of the University of Kentucky's Cooperative Extension Service. The Kentuckians Chorus, a men's barbershop chorus from Lexington, rehearses for and then performs in a regional competition in Louisville. A 2004 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.
- KETKY Tuesday, January 14 at 5:30 pm EST
Cave Hill Cemetery/Cardome Centre #1021
The historic and scenic Cave Hill Cemetery in Louisville combines an outdoor museum of 19th-century landscape architecture and a vast botanical garden with the graves of many prominent citizens, including Gen. George Rogers Clark and Col. Harland Sanders. The Cardome Centre in Georgetown, a former girls' school, now hosts meetings, classes, and other events. A 2004 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.
- KETKY Wednesday, January 15 at 5:30 pm EST
Telefund Special #424
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 Thursday, January 16 at 12:58 am EST
- KETKY Friday, January 24 at 8:00 pm EST
Labyrinths/Baker Arboretum #1022
Visits to eight labyrinths across the state, including one under construction in Danville, explore the resurgence of this ancient tool for meditation and spiritual seeking. In Bowling Green, businessman Jerry Baker leads a tour of one of the region's best-kept secrets: the Baker Arboretum. A 2004 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.
- KETKY Thursday, January 16 at 5:30 pm EST
Simple Pleasures, Hidden Treasures #809
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 Thursday, January 16 at 9:30 pm EST
- KETKY Sunday, January 19 at 9:00 pm EST
- KETKY Tuesday, January 28 at 3:00 pm EST
Rhonda McEnroe/Union Co. Baseball Great/Guntown Mountain/Downtown Destination - Danville/Dave Does It -Dale Hollow #1820
Owensboro artist Rhonda McEnroe shares her passion for painting with art students; in Union County, historical markers cite the beginnings of one of baseball's greatest players; gunslingers entertain visitors at Guntown Mountain in Barren County; our Downtown Destination is Danville; and during 2013's Commonwealth Cleanup, Dave joins the Spring Cleanup crew at Dale Hollow for Dave Does It.
- KETKY Friday, January 17 at 12:30 pm EST
- KET Saturday, January 18 at 8:00 pm EST
- KETKY Sunday, January 19 at 6:00 am EST
- KET Sunday, January 19 at 4:00 pm EST
- KETKY Sunday, January 19 at 5:30 pm EST
- KET2 Tuesday, January 21 at 7:30 am EST
- KETKY Wednesday, January 22 at 8:00 am EST
- KETKY Thursday, January 23 at 9:30 pm EST
- KETKY Saturday, January 25 at 6:00 am EST
Kentucky's Last Great Places: A Kentucky Life Special #1010
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 Friday, January 17 at 3:00 pm EST
- KETKY Sunday, January 26 at 3:00 am EST
- KETKY Monday, January 27 at 3:00 pm EST
- KETKY Saturday, February 1 at 1:00 pm EST
Kentucky Artisan Center/Land Between the Lakes/Andrew Jackson Smith #1023
A look at the creation and the offerings of the Kentucky Artisan Center at Berea, plus a two-part report on volunteer efforts in the Land Between the Lakes region. In addition to restoring old cemeteries, a group called Between the Rivers has brought some long-overdue recognition to Civil War veteran Andrew Jackson Smith, an ex-slave and posthumous Medal of Honor winner. A 2004 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.
- KETKY Friday, January 17 at 5:30 pm EST
Grider Hill Dock/Louisville Slugger Museum/Minnie Adkins/Amon's Sugar Shack #1101
The Grider Hill Dock on Lake Cumberland, which has been in the Sloan family since the construction of the lake itself in the 1950s; the Louisville Slugger Factory and Museum in Louisville; Minnie Adkins, an Elliott County folk artist known worldwide for her colorful wooden animals; and Amon's Sugar Shack in Somerset, a family-run restaurant, bakery, and catering business that's also an integral part of community life. A 2005 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.
- KETKY Monday, January 20 at 5:30 pm EST
Ultralight Instructor/Dobree Adams/Miniature Toys #1102
Lucian Bartosik, an ultralight airplane pilot and instructor from Hopkinsville; Dobree Adams, a fiber artist and photographer who raises her own sheep for her woven creations; and a collection of toy tractors and other nostalgic miniatures in Paris. A 2005 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.
- KETKY Tuesday, January 21 at 5:30 pm EST
GlitterBug Glass/Tygarts Creek/Babe Ruth Bat #1103
At GlitterBug Glass and Handmade Beads in Lexington, artist Ashley Watson blows her own beads. Host Dave Shuffett canoes Tygarts Creek in Carter County with wildlife writer and photographer Soc Clay and visits the Louisville Slugger Factory and Museum to see a Babe Ruth baseball bat found in a closet. A 2005 KET production.
- KETKY Wednesday, January 22 at 5:30 pm EST
Sam Abell/Somernites Cruise #1104
University of Kentucky graduate Sam Abell, a photojournalist for National Geographic, has lived what he calls the "photographic life"—and has nine books and thousands of arresting images to show for it. In Somerset, thousands of car enthusiasts from around the country regularly converge on the town square for some of the largest cruise-ins anywhere. A 2005 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.
- KETKY Thursday, January 23 at 5:30 pm EST
Headley-Whitney Museum/Herakut/Our Town - East Bernstadt/Hidden Cave Ranch Bed and Breakfast/Gudmar Petursson #1816
Get a global view at the Headley-Whitney Museum in Lexington; German artists Herakut leave their mark in Lexington; East Bernstadt is Our Town; guests find a relaxing retreat at Hidden Cave Ranch Bed and Breakfast in Burkesville; and in Oldham County, horse trainer Gudmar Petursson shows us why Icelandic Horses are conquering America.
- KETKY Friday, January 24 at 12:30 pm EST
Louisville Blues/Bull Riders/Garry Bibbs #1105
A remembrance of early Louisville blues history, when performers like Sylvester Weaver and Sara Martin were beginning to hone their sound; father-and-son bull riders Rick and Rod Dizney of Knox County, founders of the Appalachian Pro Bull Rider's Association; and University of Kentucky art professor and sculptor Garry Bibbs. A 2005 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.
- KETKY Friday, January 24 at 5:30 pm EST
Drystone Revival, Carter Co. Marker, Bluegrass Motorcycle Museum, Our Town - Barbourville, Jane's Saddlebag #1908
The revival of building Drystone walls with master stone mason Cecil Aguilar; a historical marker in Carter County points out the home of former Kentucky Gov. William Jason Fields; the vintage motorcycles at the Bluegrass Motorcycle Museum in Hartford; Barbourville in Knox County is Our Town; and Jane's Saddlebag, a family-friendly tourist destination in Boone County are featured.
- KET Saturday, January 25 at 8:00 pm EST
- KETKY Sunday, January 26 at 6:00 am EST
- KETKY Sunday, January 26 at 5:30 pm EST
- KET2 Tuesday, January 28 at 7:30 am EST
- KETKY Wednesday, January 29 at 8:00 am EST
- KETKY Thursday, January 30 at 9:30 pm EST
- KETKY Friday, January 31 at 12:30 pm EST
- KETKY Saturday, February 1 at 6:00 am EST
The 1811-1812 New Madrid Earthquakes #1809
Dave, with Toby by his side, remembers the 1811-1812 New Madrid earthquakes by visiting Reelfoot Lake, Kentucky Bend, and other landforms shaped by the quakes 200 years ago. In Memphis, Dave meets with specialists to find out about earthquake preparedness and the odds of another quake occurring along the New Madrid fault. A 2013 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.
- KET Sunday, January 26 at 4:00 pm EST
The Liberian Connection #1106
Travels to Africa to explore the origins of Liberia, a country founded by African-American slaves who were offered their freedom if they were willing to leave America and start a new nation in West Africa. In an area still referred to as "Kentucky in Africa," the principal town, Clay-Ashland, was named to honor Henry Clay, U.S. senator from Kentucky and president of the American Colonization Society in the 1800s. A 2005 KET production.
- KETKY Monday, January 27 at 5:30 pm EST
Bauer's Candies/Appalachian Artisan Center/Wheeler's Pharmacy #1107
The creamy combination of marshmallow and caramel called the Modjeska, made for more than 100 years by Bauer's Candy; folk art and craft work at the Kentucky Appalachian Artisan Center in Hindman; and Wheeler's Pharmacy in Lexington, where meals are still served at an old-fashioned lunch counter. A 2005 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.
- KETKY Tuesday, January 28 at 5:30 pm EST
Juggernaut Jug Band/Gil Hibben/Lexington Public Library Clock/Wild and Scenic Photos #1108
The Juggernaut Jug Band, which preserves a distinct musical style that originated in its hometown of Louisville back in the 1920s; knifemaker Gil Hibben of La Grange, whose clients have ranged from the White House to Elvis Presley to the movies; the distinctive ceiling clock and pendulum adorning the lobby of the Lexington Public Library; and a photographic preview of the Wild and Scenic Kentucky special. A 2005 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.
- KETKY Wednesday, January 29 at 5:30 pm EST
Floracliff Nature Sanctuary/Howard Steamboat Museum/Tim Lewis #1109
The Floracliff nature preserve in southern Fayette County, which offers an incredible spring wildflower display and the largest travertine (petrified waterfall) in Kentucky; the Howard Steamboat Museum in southern Indiana; and self-taught stone carver Tim Lewis of Isonville. A 2005 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.
- KETKY Thursday, January 30 at 5:30 pm EST
Prescribed Burns at Mammoth Cave/Citizen Police Academy/It's a Jungle Clayworks #1111
Staff members at Mammoth Cave National Park learn to use fire as a catalyst for growth and change, and Lexington's Citizen Police Academy offers students the chance to ride in a cruiser, watch officers on the job, and learn about the many aspects of police work. Also, a visit to It's a Jungle Clayworks in Ohio County. A 2005 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.
- KETKY Friday, January 31 at 5:30 pm EST
- KET Saturday, February 1 at 8:00 pm EST
Military History Museum/Underground Railroad Quilts/Canoeing the Green/Homeplace #1112
The Kentucky Military History Museum in Frankfort preserves artifacts of volunteer military organizations from the Revolution through the Gulf War, and the work of Louisville quilter Willie Pride reveals secrets from African-American history. Outdoors author Johnny Molloy canoes the Green River, and the nearby Homeplace, a "working timeline farm," gives visitors a taste of farm life from past to present to future. A 2005 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.
- KETKY Monday, February 3 at 5:30 pm EST
Pinecliffe Gardens/Bybee Pottery/Camp Nelson #1113
Pinecliffe Gardens, a family-run flower farm in Philpot, offers more than 1,000 varieties of daylily cultivars and 300 hostas. At Bybee Pottery in Madison County, the fifth and sixth generations of the Cornelison family turn out sought-after wares. And at Camp Nelson, reenactors dramatize Kentucky's role in enlisting African-American troops in the Civil War, and a tinsmith demonstrates his craft. A 2005 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.
- KETKY Tuesday, February 4 at 5:30 pm EST
Lacey Griffey/Bruce McElya/River City Drum Corp #1114
Lacey Griffey, an Appalachian cook from Benham, prepares fried chicken for a big church supper; Simpsonville photographer Bruce McElya shows his pictures of the Colorado River through the Grand Canyon; and Louisville's River City Drum Corp trains children and young adults in African drumming—and in life. A 2005 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.
- KETKY Wednesday, February 5 at 5:30 pm EST
Dan Barnes/Charline Marrinan/Elephant Trainer/Carroll Sanders #1115
Artist Dan Barnes, who owns an upholstery and furniture design business and creates functional art pieces with stained glass; photographer Charline Marrinan, who doesn't let a mental disability stop her from capturing beautiful nature photos; Pat Harned, who trains and handles elephants for the Ringling Brothers, Barnum and Bailey Circus; and chainsaw artist Carroll Sanders of Hancock County. A 2005 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.
- KETKY Thursday, February 6 at 5:30 pm EST
Soc Clay/Agate Hunting/International Cuisine #1116
Soc Clay of South Shore, who has been writing about and photographing outdoor subjects for more than 30 years; agate hunting in the streams of Eastern Kentucky; an international dinner representing 22 countries; and a lesson in tamale making at Somerset's newly opened Hacienda Restaurant. A 2005 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.
- KETKY Friday, February 7 at 5:30 pm EST
Sharpe's Houseboats/The Junkman/Ronald and Jessie Cooper #1117
The luxurious vessels manufactured at Sharpe's Houseboats in Somerset; music by the Junkman, a native Louisvillian who makes music with found objects; and husband-and-wife folk artists Jessie and Ronald Cooper of Flemingsburg. A 2005 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.
- KETKY Monday, February 10 at 5:30 pm EST
Garden of Hope/Frazier Museum #1118
The Garden of Hope in Covington is a re-creation of the Garden Tomb in Jerusalem, one of several sites claiming to be the burial place of Jesus. Louisville's Frazier Historical Arms Museum (now the Frazier International History Museum) displays weaponry from throughout history. A 2005 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.
- KETKY Tuesday, February 11 at 5:30 pm EST
St. Thomas Log House/Laurel Gorge #1119
Near Bardstown, volunteers set out to preserve the 1795 log house that was home to the first bishop of the Bardstown Diocese, the forerunner to the Archdiocese of Louisville, and a wellspring of Catholic history in Kentucky. Host Dave Shuffett hikes and fishes in Elliott County's spectacular Laurel Gorge and visits the nearby Laurel Gorge Cultural Heritage Center. A 2005 KET production.
- KETKY Wednesday, February 12 at 5:30 pm EST
Clifty Falls/Raymond Athey State Nature Preserve #1120
Clifty Falls State Park near Madison, IN and a controlled burn at Raymond Athey State Nature Preserve in Logan County. A 2005 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.
- KETKY Thursday, February 13 at 5:30 pm EST
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