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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! The Ascent; Homeplace on Green River; Hemmer Hill Farm; Burkesville #2002
Featured stories include Covington's luxury condominium building The Ascent, designed by former UK architecture professor Daniel Libeskind; the restoration of Taylor County's Homeplace on Green River; Hemmer Hill Farm in Crestwood and its Saint Croix sheep and CSA program; and Amy Hess spends a day in Burkesville along the Cumberland River in Cumberland County.

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

Kentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Liberty Hall/Shaker Clocks #816 [TV-G]
Visits the 18th-century Frankfort home of U.S. Senator John Brown and Denby Studios in Versailles, where Shaker-style clocks are made by hand. A 2002 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

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

Kentucky Programming Crane House/Red River Gorge Rock Climbers/Western Wetlands #817 [TV-G]
An Asian cultural center in Louisville, rock-climbing adventures in the Red River Gorge, and swamp scenery from Western Kentucky. A 2002 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

  • KETKY Wednesday, October 15 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 Thursday, October 16 at 2:30 pm EDT

Kentucky Programming William Whitley House/Art at Bernheim/Eagle Watching #818 [TV-G]
The Lincoln County home of a Kentucky pioneer and "Indian fighter," an artists-in-residence program at Bernheim Forest and Arboretum, and the majestic eagles that inhabit Reelfoot Lake. A 2002 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

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

Kentucky Programming Aerial Photographer Bill Fortney/Wildlife Artist Ray Harm #819 [TV-G]
Profiles of a photographer who conducts weekend seminars and pilots his ultralight airplane to get aerial shots of national parks and a nationally known wildlife artist/naturalist who lived in Kentucky for many years. A 2002 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

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

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Red Bird; Carrollton - Our Town; Trigg Enterprise; Tillandsias #2003
Dave takes a road trip to Red Bird with a convoy of Model T and Model A enthusiasts; at the confluence of the Ohio and Kentucky Rivers, Carrollton is Our Town; Trigg Enterprise is a family farming business in Barren County raising produce, Black Angus cattle, and tilapia; and a greenhouse in Paducah specializes in Tillandsias, plants grown without soil known as 'air plants.'

  • KET Saturday, October 18 at 8:00 pm EDT
  • KETKY Sunday, October 19 at 6:00 am EDT
  • KET Sunday, October 19 at 4:00 pm EDT
  • KETKY Sunday, October 19 at 5:30 pm EDT
  • KET2 Monday, October 20 at 7:00 pm EDT
  • KET2 Tuesday, October 21 at 7:30 am EDT
  • KET Tuesday, October 21 at 11:30 pm EDT
  • KETKY Wednesday, October 22 at 8:00 am EDT
  • KETKY Friday, October 24 at 12:30 pm EDT
  • KETKY Saturday, October 25 at 8:30 am EDT

Kentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Dinwiddie Lampton Jr./Ornamental Concrete/Joe Petro #820 [TV-G]
A Louisville businessman who owns one of the largest private collections of horse-drawn carriages in North America; a family business in Cave City that makes ornamental concrete products; and a Lexington-born sculptor, adept in bronze and clay, who is also a master printmaker. A 2002 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

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

Kentucky Programming Northern Kentucky Special #821 [TV-G]
The Behringer-Crawford Museum, the Newport Aquarium, Covington Community Center arts projects, Newport on the Levee, riverboats, and Mainstrasse and other historic neighborhoods in Covington. A 2002 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

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

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Confederados #822 [TV-G]
As part of the largest exodus of U.S. citizens in American history, Confederate veterans from Kentucky and other states fled to Brazil after the Civil War and established a permanent settlement. Their descendants still dress up in hoop skirts and sing "Dixie"—in Portuguese/Brazilian accents. A 2002 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

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

Closed CaptionedKentucky Programming Salina Ramsay/Jason Kelty/Georgetown Museum #823 [TV-G]
An equine artist from Lexington, a Western Kentucky sculptor who works from large stones, and a Scott County museum with an extraordinary collection of silver made by silversmiths on the 18th-century frontier. A 2002 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

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

Kentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Dog Agility Training/Elvis Impersonator #901 [TV-G]
Host Dave Shuffett and his dog, Sadie, meet a champion dog from Louisville and see a canine agility competition at the Kentucky Horse Park. Eddie Miles, considered one of the 10 best Elvis impersonators (out of 35,000), explains how and why he became an Elvis "tribute artist." And nature scenes from the Daniel Boone National Forest's southern region track wildflowers through the seasons. A 2003 KET production.

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

Closed CaptionedKentucky Programming Hitcents Park Plaza; The Kentucky Tragedy; Morehead State University; White Nose Syndrome #2004
Dave and Amy tour shops, cafes, and attractions along the Hitcents Park Plaza corridor of Bowling Green; a look at The Kentucky Tragedy, one of the most sensational crimes in Kentucky history; a visit to Morehead State University; and learn how Kentucky cavers are working to prevent the spread of deadly White Nose Syndrome in bats at Carter Caves State Resort Park.

  • KET Saturday, October 25 at 8:00 pm EDT
  • KETKY Sunday, October 26 at 6:00 am EST
  • KET Sunday, October 26 at 4:00 pm EST
  • KETKY Sunday, October 26 at 5:30 pm EST
  • KET2 Monday, October 27 at 7:00 pm EST
  • KET2 Tuesday, October 28 at 7:30 am EST
  • KET Tuesday, October 28 at 11:30 pm EST
  • KETKY Wednesday, October 29 at 8:00 am EST
  • KETKY Friday, October 31 at 12:30 pm EST
  • KETKY Saturday, November 1 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 Monday, October 27 at 1:30 am EST

Kentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Photographer Warren Brunner/Aardvark Woodworks/Ice Cream and Pie Kitchen #902 [TV-G]
A photographer from Madison County who turns out books and calendars on Appalachian topics; Charles and Norma Perdue of Lee County, who make wooden toy chests; and a Jefferson County business where old-fashioned pies, cakes, and ice cream are made from scratch. A 2003 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

  • KETKY Monday, October 27 at 5:30 pm EST

Kentucky Programming Motorbike Champ/Kenny's Country Cheese/Miniature Donkeys #903 [TV-G]
Shelby County's Ryan Young, a six-time national champion bike rider; Kenny Mattingly and his family in Barren County, who make cheese right on their farm; and a Larue County man who raises miniature donkeys. A 2003 KET production.

  • KETKY Tuesday, October 28 at 5:30 pm EST

Kentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Pool Prodigy/Kids on the Block/Fishing for Smiles/Fabulous Leopard Percussionists #904 [TV-G]
A 7-year-old pool ace from Green County; a nonprofit organization from Bowling Green dedicated to informing children about social issues through puppetry; a fishing event for special-needs children; and Diane Downs, founder and director of the Fabulous Leopard Percussionists, made up of Jefferson County children. A 2003 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

  • KETKY Wednesday, October 29 at 5:30 pm EST

Kentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Stephanie Townsend/Emma Reno Connor Black History Gallery/Kinniconick Creek #905 [TV-G]
Bowling Green artist Stephanie Townsend; the Hardin County home of Emma Reno Connor, now transformed into a museum chronicling the lives of prominent African Americans; and scenic Kinniconick Creek in Lewis County, known to fishermen for its native muskie population. A 2003 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

  • KETKY Thursday, October 30 at 5:30 pm EST

Kentucky Programming Estill County Arts/Henry Clay's Gardens/Elizabeth Kaiser Fine Candies #906 [TV-G]
Art on Main, an Estill County gallery that's helping to revitalize downtown Irvine; the volunteer-maintained formal gardens at Henry Clay's estate in Lexington; and a Bowling Green husband-and-wife team who create delicious, edible art. A 2003 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

  • KETKY Friday, October 31 at 5:30 pm EST

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Camp Nelson Honor Guard/West Liberty Monument/Aviation Heritage Park/Heroic Horse #1905
Kentucky Life salutes America's veterans. The Camp Nelson Honor Guard is the resident volunteer guard of Camp Nelson National Cemetery in Jessamine County; a West Liberty monument honors women in military service; the Aviation Heritage Park in Bowling Green features military aircraft and is a memorial to distinguished aviators; and the story of Sgt. Reckless, the heroic horse who carried ammunition for the Marines during the Korean War.

  • KETKY Sunday, November 2 at 6:00 am EST
  • KET2 Monday, November 3 at 7:00 pm EST
  • KET2 Tuesday, November 4 at 7:30 am EST
  • KET Tuesday, November 4 at 11:30 pm EST
  • KETKY Wednesday, November 5 at 8:00 am 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 Monday, November 3 at 2:00 am EST
  • KETKY Tuesday, November 4 at 10:00 pm EST
  • KETKY Wednesday, November 5 at 10:00 am EST
  • KETKY Thursday, November 6 at 3:00 pm EST
  • KETKY Saturday, November 8 at 1:00 pm EST

Kentucky Programming Lexington Hustlers/Lower Howard's Creek #907 [TV-G]
The Lexington Hustlers, an integrated African-American baseball team that began playing in 1945, and the history of Lower Howard's Creek, a nature preserve in Clark County. A 2003 KET production.

  • KETKY Monday, November 3 at 5:30 pm EST

Kentucky Programming Glassworks/John and Mary Loeser/Simply Oaxaca #908 [TV-G]
A new collaborative in Louisville that has brought together artists from every genre of glassmaking; John Loeser, who has been playing the harmonica all his long life; and Lexington-based business Simply Oaxaca, created to promote and share traditions of Hispanic cultures in the Bluegrass area. A 2003 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

  • KETKY Tuesday, November 4 at 5:30 pm EST

Kentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Old-Time Fiddler/Amphibious Cars #910 [TV-G]
Fiddler John Harrod of Owen County has spent 30 years finding and documenting Kentucky fiddlers and old-time fiddle tunes and continues to pass on this lively, indigenous roots music to the next generation. At Lake Cumberland, owners of rare amphibious cars built in Germany in the 1960s put their unusual vehicles to the test on land and on water. A 2003 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

  • KETKY Thursday, November 6 at 5:30 pm EST

Kentucky Programming Battle of Perryville/D.H. Western Village/New Kolb Aircraft/J.D. Crowe #911 [TV-G]
A national gathering of Civil War reenactors at the 140th anniversary of the Battle of Perryville, a dude ranch near Flemingsburg, ultralight airplanes made in London, and Grammy-winning bluegrass musician J.D. Crowe. A 2003 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

  • KETKY Friday, November 7 at 5:30 pm EST

Closed CaptionedKentucky Programming Veterans Day Program #2005
Kentucky Life honors Kentucky's veterans. Dave experiences Kentucky National Guard training at the Wendell H. Ford Regional Training Center in Greenville; a historical marker in Woodbury documents the naval career of Butler Co. native Admiral Claude C. Bloch; the CAT (Canine Assisted Therapy) program at Fr. Knox pairs servicemen who have sustained traumatic brain injuries (TBI's) with dogs; Tony Davis, a Marine from Lexington, crafts handmade items out of used bourbon barrels at Studio 300; and Amy Hess introduces us to Micki King, a gold medal winning Olympic diver and a career officer in the U.S. Air Force.

  • KET Saturday, November 8 at 8:00 pm EST
  • KETKY Sunday, November 9 at 6:00 am EST
  • KET Sunday, November 9 at 4:00 pm EST
  • KETKY Sunday, November 9 at 5:30 pm EST
  • KET2 Monday, November 10 at 7:00 pm EST
  • KET2 Tuesday, November 11 at 7:30 am EST
  • KET Tuesday, November 11 at 11:30 pm EST
  • KETKY Wednesday, November 12 at 8:00 am EST
  • KETKY Friday, November 14 at 12:30 pm EST
  • KETKY Saturday, November 15 at 8:30 am EST

Kentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! WWII Nurse/Schimpff's Confectionery/Wooden Hats #912 [TV-G]
Host Dave Shuffett shares stories with World War II Army nurse Martha Penn of Frankfort; spotlights a candy store in Jeffersonville, IN that has been using traditional methods of making candy for more than 100 years; and introduces Chris Ramsey of Somerset, who makes wooden hats. A 2003 KET production.

  • KETKY Monday, November 10 at 5:30 pm EST

Kentucky Programming The Amtrak Cardinal/Miniature Log Cabins/Bardstown Road Youth Cultural Center #913 [TV-G]
An Amtrak train ride along the Ohio River; Adair County craftsman Lowell Carter, who makes miniature log cabins; and the Bardstown Road Youth Cultural Center in Louisville, where youngsters not only help themselves but also help the community. A 2003 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

  • KETKY Tuesday, November 11 at 5:30 pm EST

Kentucky Programming Aromescence/Marengo Cave/Painter Dan Dutton #914 [TV-G]
Host Dave Shuffett tours Aromescence, a husband-and-wife candle-making business in Calvert City; visits the stunning Marengo Cave in Indiana; and introduces painter Dan Dutton of Somerset. A 2003 KET production.

  • KETKY Wednesday, November 12 at 5:30 pm EST

Kentucky Programming Joe Ley Antiques/Historic Walking Sticks/Pine-Needle Baskets/Arts Across Kentucky Magazine #915 [TV-G]
Louisville antique dealer Joe Ley, who has turned a penchant for junk and an eye for value into one of the most successful antiques businesses in the country; Norman Downs' hand-made walking sticks, made from old wood taken from demolished buildings; pine needle raffia basketry by Pamela Smith of Elizabethtown; and Arts Across Kentucky magazine. A 2003 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

  • KETKY Thursday, November 13 at 5:30 pm EST

Kentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Schwartz's Countryside Bake Shop/Living Arts and Science Center/Powered Parachute #916 [TV-G]
Schwartz's Countryside Bake Shop in Auburn is known for the "best pecan pie in the west." Lexington's Living Arts and Science Center allows children and adults to explore the arts and sciences through workshops, field trips, classes, and exhibits, while Steve Thomas of Calloway County explores by way of a powered parachute. A 2003 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

  • KETKY Friday, November 14 at 5:30 pm EST

Closed CaptionedKentucky Programming Painter Steve White; Downtown Paris; The Potter's Inn Bed and Breakfast; 5th U.S. Colored Cavalry #2006
Meet Mason County native and award-winning painter Steve White, whose paintings reflect America's first frontier from 1760-1812; Amy Hess visits downtown Paris; visit The Potter's Inn Bed and Breakfast in Wilmore; and the story of the Civil War ambush and massacre in Simpsonville of the 5th United States Colored Cavalry by a band of Confederate guerillas.

  • KET Saturday, November 15 at 8:00 pm EST
  • KETKY Sunday, November 16 at 6:00 am EST
  • KET Sunday, November 16 at 4:00 pm EST
  • KETKY Sunday, November 16 at 5:30 pm EST
  • KET2 Monday, November 17 at 7:00 pm EST
  • KET2 Tuesday, November 18 at 7:30 am EST
  • KETKY Wednesday, November 19 at 8:00 am EST
  • KETKY Friday, November 21 at 12:30 pm EST
  • KETKY Saturday, November 22 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, November 16 at 2:59 pm EST
  • KETKY Thursday, November 20 at 9:58 am EST
  • KETKY Thursday, November 27 at 6:00 pm EST
  • KETKY Saturday, November 29 at 10:00 pm EST

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 Monday, November 17 at 11:00 am 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 Monday, November 17 at 3:57 pm EST
  • KETKY Wednesday, November 19 at 10:29 am EST
  • KETKY Saturday, November 22 at 12:58 pm EST
  • KETKY Tuesday, November 25 at 9:28 pm EST

Kentucky Programming Park Mammoth Resort/Pumpkin Alley/Day of the Dead/Land Between the Lakes #917 [TV-G]
A quaint hotel in Park City that has been a part of the scenery in the Mammoth Cave area for many years, a Middlesboro neighborhood's annual wonderland of Halloween jack-o'-lanterns, Day of the Dead celebrations in Lexington, and a look at some of the wildlife found in the Land Between the Lakes. A 2003 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

  • KETKY Monday, November 17 at 5:30 pm EST

Kentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Photographer Chuck Summers/Sculptor Jeff Underwood/Maysville Bridge #918 [TV-G]
The nature photography of Chuck Summers, who shoots primarily in his own back yard—Cumberland Gap National Historic Park; the simple complexity of metal sculptor Jeff Underwood's work, which graces museums and yards alike; and a look at the William Harsha Bridge in Maysville, the first cable-stayed bridge in Kentucky. A 2003 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

  • KETKY Tuesday, November 18 at 5:30 pm 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 Wednesday, November 19 at 1:00 am EST
  • KETKY Thursday, November 20 at 9:00 am EST

Kentucky Programming ROTC Training/Cave City Farmers' Market/Artist Debbie Joplin/Wild Horse Adoption #919 [TV-G]
Army ROTC training at Fort Knox; fresh fruits, vegetables, and more at the Cave City Farmers' Market; mixed-media artist Debbie Joplin of Crestwood, who creates sculptures from hand-dyed silk; and a Bagdad couple who have adopted two wild horses. A 2003 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

  • KETKY Wednesday, November 19 at 5:30 pm EST

Kentucky Programming Carving Carousel Horses/Soap Maker/Stearns Coal History/Artist Barbara Stallard #920 [TV-G]
Master woodcarver Bud Ellis shares the almost-lost art of carving carousel horses with Lexington students, Kathy Haynes-Ellis of Russell Springs makes soap the old-fashioned way, a McCreary County museum teaches about coal-mining history, and artist Barbara Stallard creates innovative paintings and prints. A 2003 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

  • KETKY Thursday, November 20 at 5:30 pm EST

Kentucky Programming Kentucky Music Hall of Fame/Raven Run/Sculptor Paul Fields #921 [TV-G]
The Kentucky Music Hall of Fame and Museum in Renfro Valley, the Raven Run nature sanctuary outside Lexington, and sculpture by Paul Fields of Louisville. A 2003 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

  • KETKY Friday, November 21 at 5:30 pm EST

Closed CaptionedKentucky Programming Jerry Bransford; Dr. Thomas Walker Markers; Eugene McMahan & Sons Furniture; Harper's Country Hams #2007
Meet Jerry Bransford, a 5th generation African-American guide at Mammoth Cave; several historical markers in southeastern Kentucky recount the journeys of Dr. Thomas Walker; Amy Hess visits Eugene McMahan & Sons Furniture in Taylor County; and Dave goes to Clinton, Kentucky for a hands-on look at the process of creating the award-winning Harper's Country Hams.

  • KET Saturday, November 22 at 8:00 pm EST
  • KETKY Sunday, November 23 at 6:00 am EST
  • KET Sunday, November 23 at 4:00 pm EST
  • KETKY Sunday, November 23 at 5:30 pm EST
  • KET2 Monday, November 24 at 7:00 pm EST
  • KET2 Tuesday, November 25 at 7:30 am EST
  • KET Tuesday, November 25 at 11:30 pm EST
  • KETKY Wednesday, November 26 at 8:00 am EST
  • KETKY Saturday, November 29 at 8:30 am EST

Kentucky Programming Pisgah Church/Artist Martin Rollins/Rogers Scholars #922 [TV-G]
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 Monday, November 24 at 5:30 pm EST

Kentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! David and Lalie Dick/Buffalo Crossing Ranch #923 [TV-G]
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 Tuesday, November 25 at 5:30 pm EST

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! McLean River Towns/Dinosaur World/Andee Rudloff #1001 [TV-G]
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 Wednesday, November 26 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 Thursday, November 27 at 4:57 pm EST

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Ruby Pearl Felix/Failte Irish Imports/Mark Whitley #1002 [TV-G]
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 Friday, November 28 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, November 29 at 4:30 pm EST

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Bardstown/Kenton Co. Markers/Doc Shuffett/Kathleen O'Brien #1901
The new season begins with a visit to Bardstown, voted The Most Beautiful Small Town in America in 2012; historic markers point out Kenton County homes with presidential connections; meet Doc Shuffett, Dave's cousin, a nonagenarian physician; and artist Kathleen O'Brien creates mixed media watercolor collages inspired by nature.

  • KETKY Sunday, November 30 at 6:00 am EST
  • KETKY Sunday, November 30 at 5:30 pm EST
  • KET2 Tuesday, December 2 at 7:30 am EST

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! John Christopher Knight/Nature Academy #1003 [TV-G]
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 Monday, December 1 at 5:30 pm EST

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Glier's Goetta/U of L Photo Archives/Mini-Corvettes #1004 [TV-G]
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 Tuesday, December 2 at 5:30 pm EST

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Old Crow Inn/Lonnie and Twyla Money/Mini Mansions/Vernon-Douglas Nature Preserve #1005 [TV-G]
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 Wednesday, December 3 at 5:30 pm EST

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Thomas Edison House/Extreme Skate Park/Wrather Museum #1006 [TV-G]
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 4 at 5:30 pm EST

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Fossil Hunting/Broadmoor Gardens/Barbara Kingsolver #1007 [TV-G]
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 5 at 5:30 pm EST

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! WWII Ship/Three Fork Creek Ostrich Ranch/Jailhouse Arts & Crafts/Dan Torpey Toys #1008 [TV-G]
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 8 at 5:30 pm EST

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Shelbyville Saddlebreds/Louisville Bach Society #1009 [TV-G]
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.

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