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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

Kentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Columbus-Belmont Battlefield/Father-Son Garage/Pilot Knob #715 [TV-G]
A park overlooking the Mississippi River in Hickman County commemorates an unusual Civil War battle, Frankfort's David Rodgers runs his business as a tribute to his father, and host Dave Shuffett and naturalist Joyce Bender hike through a Powell County nature preserve said to have been visited by Daniel Boone. A 2001 KET production.

  • KETKY Thursday, September 11 at 5:30 pm EDT

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! John Hunt Morgan #1920
A profile of General John Hunt Morgan, known as the Thunderbolt of the Confederacy, was born in Alabama, but is considered a true son of Kentucky, and the romantic ideal of the Southern cavalryman. He is known for his daring raids across Kentucky, southern Indiana, and Ohio during the Civil War.

  • KETKY Friday, September 12 at 12:30 pm EDT
  • KETKY Saturday, September 13 at 8:30 am EDT

Kentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Dr. Thomas Walker/Vietnam Veterans Memorial/Jeffersontown #716 [TV-G]
Bell County festivities honoring the explorer who named Cumberland Gap and created some of the first maps of the region, a Frankfort monument that honors Kentuckians killed in Vietnam, and a walking tour of a historic town in Jefferson County. A 2001 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

  • KETKY Friday, September 12 at 5:30 pm EDT

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Horsepowered: The Keeneland Concours #1921
Since 2004, the Keeneland Concours d'Elegance has not only been showing off the best of automotive history but the best of the Bluegrass as well. The Keeneland Concours, consistently ranked one of the top 20 events in the southeast by the Southeast Tourism Society, is a three-day car exhibition held each July on the grounds of historic Keeneland Race Course.

  • KET Saturday, September 13 at 8:00 pm EDT
  • KETKY Sunday, September 14 at 6:00 am EDT
  • KET Sunday, September 14 at 4:00 pm EDT
  • KETKY Sunday, September 14 at 5:30 pm EDT
  • KET2 Monday, September 15 at 7:00 pm EDT
  • KET2 Tuesday, September 16 at 7:30 am EDT
  • KET Tuesday, September 16 at 11:30 pm EDT
  • KETKY Wednesday, September 17 at 8:00 am EDT
  • KETKY Friday, September 19 at 12:30 pm EDT
  • KETKY Saturday, September 20 at 8:30 am EDT

Kentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Denny Crum/Arrowheads/James Archambeault #717 [TV-G]
Former University of Louisville basketball coach Denny Crum reviews his Hall of Fame career, host Dave Shuffett joins Dave Hellard to search for Indian arrowheads, and a Lexington photographer specializes in Kentucky landscapes. A 2001 KET production.

  • KETKY Monday, September 15 at 5:30 pm EDT
  • KETKY Monday, September 15 at 5:30 pm EDT

Kentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Melungeons #718 [TV-G]
Explores the various theories about the origins of the Melungeons, an Appalachian ethnic group of mixed ancestry whose forebears arrived in the New World at the time of the Spanish explorers. A 2001 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

  • KETKY Tuesday, September 16 at 5:30 pm EDT
  • KETKY Sunday, September 21 at 6:00 am EDT
  • KET Sunday, September 21 at 4:00 pm EDT
  • KETKY Sunday, September 21 at 5:30 pm EDT
  • KET2 Monday, September 22 at 7:00 pm EDT
  • KET2 Tuesday, September 23 at 7:30 am EDT
  • KETKY Wednesday, September 24 at 8:00 am EDT
  • KETKY Friday, September 26 at 12:30 pm EDT
  • KETKY Saturday, September 27 at 8:30 am EDT

Kentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Wood Carver/Piano Prodigy/Revolving Aquarium #719 [TV-G]
Carver Bruce Smith of Villa Hills specializes in human caricatures in wood; 11-year-old Kelsey Tamayo of Hardin County composes music, plays more than 20 instruments, and actually loves to practice; and Bowling Green pet store owner Mitch Gibbs' patented revolving aquarium helps coral grow more naturally and keep its color. A 2001 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

  • KETKY Wednesday, September 17 at 5:30 pm EDT

Kentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Oral History Commission/Harmonics/High School Choruses #720 [TV-G]
The Kentucky Oral History Commission, begun in 1976, has one of the largest and most accessible collections of taped interviews in the country. A band of seniors in Louisville entertains with harmonicas and nostalgic songs. And high school singers perform in two choruses formed through the 2001 Kentucky Music Educators Association all-state audition process. A 2001 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

  • KETKY Thursday, September 18 at 5:30 pm EDT

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

  • KETKY Friday, September 19 at 1:00 am EDT
  • KETKY Monday, September 22 at 3:00 pm EDT
  • KETKY Tuesday, September 23 at 9:00 pm EDT

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Monroe County/Ed Hamilton #721 [TV-G]
A tour of Monroe County, including barbecue restaurants, the Turkey Neck Bend Ferry, and the Old Mulkey Meeting House, and a visit with renowned Louisville sculptor Ed Hamilton as he completes his Washington, DC memorial to African-American soldiers of the Civil War. A 2001 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

  • KETKY Friday, September 19 at 5:30 pm EDT

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Minds Wide Open/Hickman #722 [TV-G]
In Fayette County, a volunteer organization sponsors an art program for mentally disabled adults. Host Dave Shuffett journeys to Fulton County to visit a historic clock tower, a black history museum, a company that sells nuts, and a broom-making shop. A 2001 KET production.

  • KETKY Monday, September 22 at 5:30 pm EDT

Kentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Fly-Fishing/Eagleswings/Jay Bolotin #723 [TV-G]
Host Dave Shuffett goes fly-fishing with 97-year-old Hub Perdew of Frankfort, who shares his secret for longevity. Ohio County ministers run a teen center. And Louisville artist Jay Bolotin works on his mixed-media creation Limbus, a "mechanical opera" that's part music and part sculpture and is based on a real-life tragedy. A 2001 KET production.

  • KETKY Tuesday, September 23 at 5:30 pm EDT

Kentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Alpine Motel/Italian Stonemasonry/Bagpiper #801 [TV-G]
A quaint motel sitting high on a hill overlooking Burkesville in Cumberland County; the stonework of Italian immigrants that can still be seen on schools, churches, and coal company buildings throughout Eastern Kentucky; and the 2001 International Highland Games in Glasgow (KY), featuring a Kentucky bagpiper. A 2002 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

  • KETKY Wednesday, September 24 at 5:30 pm EDT

Kentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Sunflower Sundries/Kentucky Dam Village/Pine Mountain Trail #802 [TV-G]
The Gleason family's homemade soap, mustard, jams, jellies, and other products from their Robertson County farm; a visit to a popular state park on Kentucky Lake; and volunteers building a trail on Pine Mountain. A 2002 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

  • KETKY Thursday, September 25 at 5:30 pm EDT

Kentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Overbrook Tapestry/Jenny Wiley #803 [TV-G]
A behind-the-scenes look at the making of the Overbrook Farm tapestry, which hangs in the University of Kentucky library named in honor of Lexington businessman and philanthropist William T. Young, and a look at the natural scenery of one of Kentucky's favorite state parks as well as the pioneer woman for whom it is named. A 2002 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

  • KETKY Friday, September 26 at 5:30 pm EDT

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! #1714
Dave takes a journey of discovery in the Civil War footsteps of his great-great-grandfather Michael Shuffett. Dave talks with genealogists and Civil War historians; participates in a reenactment; follows the fate of the 13th Kentucky Volunteer Infantry at the battles of Shiloh, Resaca, and Kennesaw Mountain; and learns what it means to be a Union soldier from Kentucky. A 2012 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

  • KET Saturday, September 27 at 8:00 pm EDT
  • KETKY Sunday, September 28 at 6:00 am EDT
  • KET Sunday, September 28 at 4:00 pm EDT
  • KETKY Sunday, September 28 at 5:30 pm EDT
  • KET2 Monday, September 29 at 7:00 pm EDT
  • KET2 Tuesday, September 30 at 7:30 am EDT
  • KET Tuesday, September 30 at 11:30 pm EDT
  • KETKY Wednesday, October 1 at 8:00 am EDT
  • KETKY Friday, October 3 at 12:30 pm EDT
  • KETKY Saturday, October 4 at 8:30 am EDT

Kentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Life on the Mississippi #804 [TV-G]
A look at the Kentucky connections of writer Mark Twain and a riverboat trip down the Kentucky section of the Mississippi River, including stops at Fort Jefferson and the New Madrid Bend. A 2002 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

  • KETKY Monday, September 29 at 5:30 pm EDT

Kentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Blanton Forest/Rob Morris/Natural Bridge #805 [TV-G]
A hike through Blanton Forest, an old-growth forest in Harlan County recently re-opened to the public; a tour of the LaGrange home of Rob Morris, founder of the Order of the Eastern Star; and a look at fall colors in Powell County's Natural Bridge State Park. A 2002 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

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

Kentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Native American Flutes/Walking Sticks/Watercolors #806 [TV-G]
Tsa' Ne' Dos'e (London's Arnold Richardson) carves traditional Iroquois flutes and performs on them. Randy Spencer of Owensboro, an electrical engineer by trade, carves beautiful hiking sticks from sassafras wood. Louisville psychologist Jim Mahanes paints with watercolors. A 2002 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

  • KETKY Wednesday, October 1 at 5:30 pm EDT

Kentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Wood Sculptor/Louisville Science Center/Runaway Slave Drama #807 [TV-G]
Fayette County wood sculptor Philip Hultgren specializes in ceremonial mahogany bowls and other large pieces. The Louisville Science Center introduces kids of all ages to the science behind how things work. And Chautauqua performer Hasan Davis portrays the true story of Angus Augustus Burleigh, a slave who ran away from an Anderson County farm at age 16 to join the Union Army and fight in the Civil War. A 2002 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

  • KETKY Thursday, October 2 at 5:30 pm EDT

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, October 2 at 10:58 pm EDT
  • KETKY Friday, October 3 at 7:57 pm EDT
  • KETKY Monday, October 6 at 3:58 am EDT

Kentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Woodbutcher's/Butcher Holler/Historic Clarks #808 [TV-G]
A Louisville couple shows how they make the colorful furniture sold under Jimmy Buffett's "Margaritaville" imprint. Loretta Lynn's brother gives a tour of the family home in Johnson County. And Locust Grove marks the 250th anniversary of the birth of George Rogers Clark with a salute to the history-making Clark family. A 2002 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

  • KETKY Friday, October 3 at 5:30 pm EDT

Closed CaptionedKentucky Programming Owensboro's Riverfront; Variety Pizza; Blakely Burger and The Hollow Bodies; Bonita Skaggs-Parsons #2001
Dave explores downtown Owensboro's fun and beautiful new riverfront; Variety Pizza in Breathitt County has fans driving in from hours away; Amy Hess meets Lexington teen violinist Blakely Burger and her band The Hollow Bodies; and Elliott County artist Bonita Skaggs-Parsons puts her own spin on folk art and life in Appalachia.

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

Kentucky Programming Kentucky Railway Museum/Photographer Rick McComb/Earthwatch at Mammoth Cave #810 [TV-G]
A trip through Central Kentucky aboard a train from the Kentucky Railway Museum in New Haven, a photographer who has traveled an estimated 320,000 miles to photograph students and teachers in Kentucky's 1,400 schools, and an archaeology project in which Earthwatch volunteers inventory and study artifacts found in Mammoth Cave. A 2002 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

  • KETKY Monday, October 6 at 5:30 pm EDT

Kentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Cumberland Inn Museum/James Family Musicians/Quilter Jan Darnell #811 [TV-G]
The unusual collections at the Cumberland College-operated museum in Williamsburg, a musical Corinth family whose members both make and play instruments, and the quilts of Taylorsville's Jan Darnell. A 2002 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

  • KETKY Tuesday, October 7 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 Wednesday, October 8 at 2:00 am EDT
  • KETKY Thursday, October 16 at 2:30 pm EDT

Kentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Strickler's Stained Glass/Artist Erika Kaiser/Kentucky Down Under #812 [TV-G]
A small firm in Auburn that carries on a time-honored tradition of making stained glass, an Austrian-born painter who has become a prominent neo-primitive artist, and a family-run park that offers both cave tours and animals and culture from the Australian Outback. A 2002 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

  • KETKY Wednesday, October 8 at 5:30 pm EDT

Kentucky Programming Larkspur Press/GO Women/Sculptor Wyatt Gragg #813 [TV-G]
An Owen County printer who hand-sets type and publishes many of Kentucky's most respected authors, a Clark County organization promoting social and economic change for women of Eastern and Central Kentucky, and a Louisville sculptor who had many professions before rediscovering his childhood interest in impressions and casting. A 2002 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

  • KETKY Thursday, October 9 at 5:30 pm EDT

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

  • KETKY Thursday, October 9 at 10:00 pm EDT
  • KETKY Friday, October 10 at 2:00 am EDT
  • KETKY Saturday, October 11 at 4:00 pm EDT

Kentucky Programming Harlan and Anna Hubbard #814 [TV-G]
Writer Harlan Hubbard and his wife, Anna, lived for more than 40 years without electricity—but with plenty of books, music, and art—in an isolated spot near the Ohio River in the Trimble/Campbell County area. A 2002 KET production.

  • KETKY Friday, October 10 at 5:30 pm EDT

Closed CaptionedKentucky Programming 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.

  • KET Saturday, October 11 at 8:00 pm EDT
  • KETKY Sunday, October 12 at 6:00 am EDT
  • KET Sunday, October 12 at 4:00 pm EDT
  • KETKY Sunday, October 12 at 5:30 pm EDT
  • KET2 Monday, October 13 at 7:00 pm EDT
  • 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 Programming Hawksview Gallery/Ron Thomas/Wild Cave Tour #815 [TV-G]
The glass-blowing studio of Michel and Bernie North, woodturner Ron Thomas, and a tour of Mammoth Cave for the truly adventurous. A 2002 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

  • KETKY Monday, October 13 at 5:30 pm 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

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 Programming 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

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

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
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