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

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

TV Schedule

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Today's Special - Dixie Chili and Diner; Coal Camps; Our Town - Columbia; Josh Samples #2019
Today's Special comes from Dixie Chili and Diner, founded in Newport in 1929 by Greek immigrant Nicholas Sarakatsannis; a look at the historic coal camps of Southeastern Kentucky; Columbia in Adair County is Our Town; and meet landscaper Josh Samples from Rockcastle County.

  • KET2 Tuesday, May 26 at 7:30 am EDT
  • KET Tuesday, May 26 at 11:30 pm EDT
  • KETKY Wednesday, May 27 at 8:00 am EDT
  • KETKY Friday, May 29 at 12:30 pm EDT
  • KETKY Saturday, May 30 at 8:30 am EDT

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

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

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

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

Closed CaptionedKentucky 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 Wednesday, May 27 at 2:59 pm EDT
  • KETKY Saturday, May 30 at 3:58 pm EDT

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! 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 Thursday, June 4 at 5:30 pm EDT

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

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

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! 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, June 6 at 8:00 pm EDT
  • KETKY Sunday, June 7 at 6:00 am EDT
  • KET Sunday, June 7 at 4:00 pm EDT
  • KETKY Sunday, June 7 at 5:30 pm EDT
  • KET2 Monday, June 8 at 7:00 pm EDT
  • KET2 Tuesday, June 9 at 7:30 am EDT
  • KETKY Wednesday, June 10 at 8:00 am EDT
  • KETKY Friday, June 12 at 12:30 pm EDT
  • KETKY Saturday, June 13 at 8:30 am EDT

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

  • KETKY Monday, June 8 at 10:00 am EDT
  • KETKY Wednesday, June 10 at 9:00 pm EDT
  • KETKY Saturday, June 13 at 10:00 pm EDT
  • KETKY Monday, June 22 at 2:00 am EDT

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

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

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

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

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

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

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 Thursday, June 11 at 5:30 pm EDT

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 Friday, June 12 at 5:30 pm EDT

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.

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

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 Monday, June 15 at 5:30 pm EDT

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 Tuesday, June 16 at 5:30 pm EDT

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 Wednesday, June 17 at 5:30 pm EDT

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 Thursday, June 18 at 5:30 pm EDT

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 Friday, June 19 at 5:30 pm EDT

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

  • KET Saturday, June 20 at 8:00 pm EDT
  • KETKY Sunday, June 21 at 6:00 am EDT
  • KET Sunday, June 21 at 4:00 pm EDT
  • KETKY Sunday, June 21 at 5:30 pm EDT
  • KET2 Monday, June 22 at 7:00 pm EDT
  • KET2 Tuesday, June 23 at 7:30 am EDT
  • KET Tuesday, June 23 at 11:30 pm EDT
  • KETKY Wednesday, June 24 at 8:00 am EDT
  • KETKY Friday, June 26 at 12:30 pm EDT
  • KETKY Saturday, June 27 at 8:30 am EDT

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 Monday, June 22 at 5:30 pm EDT

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 Tuesday, June 23 at 5:30 pm EDT

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 Wednesday, June 24 at 5:30 pm EDT

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 Thursday, June 25 at 5:30 pm EDT

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 Friday, June 26 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, June 27 at 8:00 pm EDT
  • KETKY Sunday, June 28 at 6:00 am EDT
  • KET Sunday, June 28 at 4:00 pm EDT
  • KETKY Sunday, June 28 at 5:30 pm EDT
  • KET2 Monday, June 29 at 7:00 pm EDT
  • KET2 Tuesday, June 30 at 7:30 am EDT
  • KETKY Wednesday, July 1 at 8:00 am EDT
  • KETKY Friday, July 3 at 12:30 pm EDT
  • KETKY Saturday, July 4 at 8:30 am EDT

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 Monday, June 29 at 5:30 pm EDT

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 Tuesday, June 30 at 5:30 pm EDT

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 Wednesday, July 1 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, July 2 at 9:00 am EDT
  • KETKY Tuesday, July 7 at 4:30 am EDT
  • KETKY Thursday, July 9 at 10:30 am EDT
  • KETKY Friday, July 10 at 2:00 am EDT
  • KETKY Friday, July 10 at 8:30 pm EDT
  • KETKY Sunday, July 12 at 3:00 pm EDT
  • KETKY Wednesday, July 15 at 9:00 pm EDT

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 Thursday, July 2 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, July 2 at 10:00 pm EDT
  • KETKY Saturday, July 4 at 3:00 am EDT
  • KETKY Thursday, July 23 at 3:00 am EDT
  • KETKY Friday, July 24 at 8:00 pm EDT
  • KETKY Wednesday, July 29 at 10:00 am EDT

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 Friday, July 3 at 5:30 pm EDT

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

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 Monday, July 6 at 5:30 pm EDT

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 Tuesday, July 7 at 5:30 pm EDT

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Moth Biodiversity/Frankfort/Owensboro Museum of Fine Art/Exotic Garden #1701
Night time is the right time to learn about Lepidoptera and the vital role moths play in Kentucky's biodiversity; the cultural landmarks of Frankfort's historic district are tonight's Downtown Destination; an elegant Carnegie Library building is home to the collection of the second largest art museum in the state, the Owensboro Museum of Fine Art; and Dave visits a Whitley County gardener whose exotic palms and cacti are more suited to tropical and desert climes than to Kentucky. A 2011 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

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

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Bowling Green Civil War Discovery Trail/Taylor Co. Congregation/Love On A Leash/Dixon/Kentucky Gentlemen Cigars #1702
Dave travels the Bowling Green Civil War Discovery Trail and learns about the wartime significance of the city that was, briefly, the capital of the Confederate State of Kentucky; an historical marker commemorates Taylor County's oldest congregation; dogs and cats provide 'Love On A Leash' when members of the Somerset chapter of this national pet-assisted therapy program visit hospital patients and nursing home residents; the Webster county town of Dixon is profiled; and Kentucky Gentlemen Cigars feature premium tobacco aged in bourbon barrels and hand-rolled in Anderson County. A 2011 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

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

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! 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, July 11 at 8:00 pm EDT
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Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Dave Does It/Today's Special/Glass Artist William Van Tassel/Lewis County Quilt Trail #1703
Dave Does It is 'on the house' as Dave learns the roofing trade from the experts at Ray Nolan Roofing Company in Louisville; Today's Special is served up in Paducah; award-winning Butler County glass artist William Van Tassel says "Life is good as a back woods glass blower"; and the scenic Lewis County Quilt Trail includes barn quilt squares honoring veterans of the five branches of the U.S. military and POW/MIA's. A 2011 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

  • KETKY Monday, July 13 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.

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Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Judah Lowell's Corner Clocks/ McLean County Bridge/Wildflowers Farm Bed and Breakfast/Sweet Owen/Bob Franzini #1704
Restoration and repair at Judah Lowell's Corner Clocks shop in Lexington; a McLean County historical marker tells the tale of a one-of-a-kind bridge that spans two rivers and another county; the front porch of Wildflowers Farm Bed and Breakfast near Paducah and Land Between the Lakes offers a porch swing and a peaceful view; Our Town highlights the community of Sweet Owen, in Owen County; and meet printmaker and art professor Bob Franzini, who specializes in lithography. A 2011 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

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

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! First Kentucky Brigade/Today's Special/OlBoysToys Car Club/Elizabethtown #1705
A look at one of the most decorated units of the Civil War, the First Kentucky Brigade, also known as the Orphan Brigade; Today's Special has an Italian flair, courtesy of Chef Joel Lavinder at Caproni's Restaurant in Maysville; in Russell County, the members of OlBoysToys Car Club host a monthly car show April through September; and founded in 1795, Elizabethtown has all the vibrant attributes of a much larger city but remains a charming small town. A 2011 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

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

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Artist Deward Eades/West Liberty/Banjo Bill/Paleontologist Dr. Rick Toomey #1706
Jefferson County artist Deward Eades explores his fascination with 'the landscape of the mind' through sculpture and painting; the Morgan County community of West Liberty is Our Town; a look at former State Representative Bill Cornett from Knott County, aka Banjo Bill, who was known for his passion for preserving old styles of music and using it to further his legislative agenda; and paleontologist Dr. Rick Toomey, director of the Mammoth Cave International Center for Science and Learning, seeks unknown tunnels and chambers in Mammoth Cave. A 2011 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

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

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Mammoth Cave Adventures/Shelby County Marker/Annie Ruby's Cafe/Hawesville/Lynn Horine #1707
Dave takes a high-flying zip-line tour through the forest canopy at Mammoth Cave Adventures; Shelby County's oldest stone residence was a stagecoach stop in the 1800's; Today's Special is served up at Burkesville's Annie Ruby's Cafe, where Dave samples the popular tomato pie and other menu favorites; the Hancock community of Hawesville is tonight's Our Town; and Bedford artisan Lynn Horine creates beautiful baskets out of gourds and coiled pine needles.

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

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! 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 Ft. 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, July 18 at 8:00 pm EDT
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Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Public Memorials/Carter County Caves/Wooldridge Monuments/Oven Fork Mercantile #1708
At two recently erected public memorials, Kentuckians can honor and remember those from Flight 5191 and 9/11; the Carter County Caves have served several purposes including mining for saltpeter for the War of 1812; Kentucky authors Bobbie Ann Mason and Wendell Berry illuminate the stories behind one of the country's most unusual grave sites - the Wooldridge Monuments in Mayfield's Maplewood Cemetery; and Dave visits Letcher County's Oven Fork Mercantile.

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

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Dave Does It/Metcalfe County Marker/Vendome Copper and Brass Works/Mousie/Kentucky Soldiers #1710
In a chilly Dave Does It, Dave helps feed and tend the residents of Newport Aquarium's Penguin Palooza; a Metcalfe County historical marker details the discovery of an artesian well; Dave visits Vendome Copper and Brass Works in Jefferson County; the Knott County community of Mousie is Our Town; and explore the contributions of Kentucky's soldiers in the War of 1812. A 2012 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

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

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Western Kentucky Pecans/Scott Co. Marker/The Orphan Brigade/Actor Harry Dean Stanton #1711
A look at Western Kentucky's thriving pecan crop; an historical marker in Scott County provides information about the Payne-Desha House; part two of our look at The Orphan Brigade, beginning with the Battle of Shiloh; and in a segment narrated by singer Kris Kristofferson, a profile of Kentucky character actor Harry Dean Stanton. A 2012 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

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

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Little Sandy River Trip/Springfield/Covered Bridges/Maplewood Farm #1712
On a canoe trip down the Little Sandy River, Dave discovers the beauty in this Elliott County paradise; historic Springfield in Washington County is Our Town; the unique architectural features of Kentucky's 13 remaining covered bridges; and Boone County's Maplewood Farm, the home of slave Margaret Garner, whose story was the inspiration for Toni Morrison's novel Beloved. A 2012 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

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

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Teenage Author/Dave Outdoors/Junkyard Pottery #1713
A teenage author discusses his book about his Hopkinsville home town; Dave puts his knowledge of the great outdoors to the test on a trip into the Daniel Boone Forest with a wilderness survival expert; and the husband and wife team behind Junkyard Pottery in McCreary County create hand-thrown pottery designed in a variety of colored glazes. A 2012 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

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

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! 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, July 25 at 8:00 pm EDT
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Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Kentucky Life on the Road | Along Highway 60 #709 [TV-G]
In a special expanded edition, host Dave Shuffett takes a nostalgic tour of Kentucky by driving from Ashland to Paducah on U.S. 60. Stops include a drive-in restaurant, Grayson Lake, Calumet Farm, the state capitol, a Frankfort memorial to African-American Civil War veterans, a Louisville blues bar, Brandenburg, an Owensboro pastry shop, Camp Breckinridge, Smithland, and the Swan Lake Wildlife Management Area. A 2001 KET production.

  • KETKY Monday, July 27 at 2:30 pm EDT
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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.

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

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! State Band Championships/Mantle Rock Marker/CakewalkKy/Bugtussle/Rowan County War #1715
Over the past 21 years, two Kentucky high schools have won a staggering 23 state band championships between them - the Fayette County high schools of Lafayette and Dunbar; a historical marker describes how Cherokees being relocated along the Trail of Tears sought shelter at Mantle Rock in Livingston County; the tasty confections of CakewalkKy in Boyle County; the Monroe County community of Bugtussle is Our Town; and learn about the Rowan County War, a feud that took place in Morehead between 1884 and 1887. A 2012 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

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

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Songbirds/Newport/Urban Beekeeping/Dave Does It - Commonwealth Cleanup #1716
In celebration of Earth Day, Dave literally has a bird in the hand, as he helps net and band songbirds in Red River Gorge; Newport is our Downtown Destination; Dave gets a hives-eye-view of the modern trend of urban beekeeping in Louisville; and spring cleaning is the theme of a new Dave Does It which features Dave pitching in to help out groups across the state as they participate in the Commonwealth Cleanup efforts. A 2012 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

  • KETKY Wednesday, July 29 at 5:30 pm EDT

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Wilson-Blair African American One Room Schoolhouse/Hopewell Museum/Eagles View Bed & Breakfast/Octagon Hall #1717
In Caldwell County, the Wilson-Blair African American One Room Schoolhouse and museum features African-American artifacts and memorabilia; explore the cultural history of the Paris and Bourbon County region at the Hopewell Museum; on the cliffs above Lake Cumberland in Burnside, Eagles View Bed & Breakfast offers guests lodge-style ambience; and Dave joins a team of ghost hunters during an eerie stop at Octagon Hall in Franklin, which many believe is one of the most haunted sites in America. A 2012 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

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

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Dave Does It - Turfway Park/Bashford Manor Marker/Lexington Mounted Police/New Beginnings Therapeutic Riding #1718
Horses are the focus of this Derby themed program as Dave visits Turfway Park in Florence and learns first-hand what it takes to operate a racetrack, even mucking the stalls; a historical marker tells of Bashford Manor Farm, one of Kentucky's top thoroughbred horse farms until the horses were sold in 1922; go on the beat with the Lexington Mounted Police, highly respected as one of the best Mounted Police units in the country; and be inspired by New Beginnings Therapeutic Riding in Bowling Green, a horseback riding program for kids with disabilities. A 2012 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

  • KETKY Friday, July 31 at 5:30 pm EDT

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Eighth of August #1909
Experience the history and excitement of the Eighth of August weekend. Every year, African-Americans in parts of Western Kentucky and central Tennessee gather to celebrate Emancipation, a homecoming tradition begun in 1868.

  • KET Saturday, August 1 at 8:00 pm EDT
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Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Rock City Barns/Muhlenberg Co. Marker/The Battle of Richmond/Gelato Gilberto #1719
Travel the back roads of Kentucky in search of the painted barns that encouraged us all to "See Rock City"; a historical marker in Muhlenberg County tells the sad story of a house built for unrequited love; in Madison County, efforts are underway to memorialize and protect the site of The Battle of Richmond; and Dave enjoys the frozen treats of Gelato Gilberto in Prospect. A 2012 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

  • KETKY Monday, August 3 at 5:30 pm EDT

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Audubon Bird Sculptures/Our Town - Eddyville/Grayson Co. Falconry/Paul Busse #1720
The community of Henderson pays homage to its famous former resident with bronze bird sculptures created from the drawings of John James Audubon; the Lyon County community of Eddyville is tonight's Our Town; the ancient sport of falconry is alive in the skies of Grayson County; and from his Applied Imagination workshop in Campbell County, Paul Busse blends his passion for plants, architecture, and trains into national exhibits of fantastic miniature worlds. A 2012 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

  • KETKY Tuesday, August 4 at 5:30 pm EDT

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Cattle Farm Day/Kenton Co. Markers/Today's Special - Dee's/Our Town - Albany/Covington's Carnegie #1721
Dave spends a relaxing day on a cattle farm in Hopkins County, practicing his fly-fishing cast, and learning to weave baskets; a grouping of historical markers honors three Kenton County natives in the entertainment industry; Dee's Drive Inn, in Lawrence County, serves up Today's Special; Albany of Clinton County is tonight's Our Town; and in another of our series about Kentucky's Carnegie libraries, we look at the history and current mission of Covington's Carnegie, home to the Carnegie Visual and Performing Arts Center. A 2012 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

  • KETKY Wednesday, August 5 at 5:30 pm EDT

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Morehead Youth Program/Laurel Co. Marker/EKU Arts Center/Downtown Destination - Murray/Corsair Artisan Distillery #1722
An innovative program at the Morehead Youth Development Center is providing second chances for retired racing greyhounds and the Center's female, teenaged residents; a historical marker in Laurel County recounts a Swiss settlement in the area; tour the newly-opened Center for the Performing Arts at Eastern Kentucky University; in Calloway County, Murray is our Downtown Destination; and the Corsair Artisan Distillery in Bowling Green is tapping the history of the Kentucky whiskey trade to distill some unique liquors with a modern twist. A 2012 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett.

  • KETKY Thursday, August 6 at 5:30 pm EDT

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! 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, August 8 at 8:00 pm EDT
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Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! SS Sultana; General Lloyd Tilghman Marker; Louisville's Mega Cavern; Kentucky Ingrained LLC #2008
A look at the greatest maritime disaster in U.S. history, it occurred on April 27, 1865 when the steamship SS Sultana exploded on the Mississippi River and an estimated 1800 passengers died, including 194 from Kentucky; in Paducah, a historical marker honors engineer and Confederate General Lloyd Tilghman; a visit to Louisville's Mega Cavern, approximately 100 acres of underground fun, including the world's only fully underground zipline course; and Kentucky Ingrained LLC in McKee features handcrafted furniture from reclaimed Kentucky hardwoods.

  • KET Saturday, August 15 at 8:00 pm EDT
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Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Old Airdrie; Himlerville; Old Crow Distillery; Louisville Historic House #2009
Kentucky Life searches for 'Abandoned Kentucky.' In Muhlenberg County, the ruins of an 1850's iron furnace are all that remain of Old Airdrie; the town of Beauty, in Martin County, stands on the site of what once was the Hungarian community of Himlerville; photographer Sherman Cahal explores the deserted Old Crow Distillery in Frankfort; and in Louisville, the preservation of an historic house was accomplished through the efforts of an ice cream shop.

  • KET Saturday, August 22 at 8:00 pm EDT
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Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Hotel Metropolitan; Cabin Creek Covered Bridge Marker; Emerald Ash Borer; Our Town - Hazard #2010
In the era of segregation, Paducah's Hotel Metropolitan was the heart of the African-American community of Upper Town; the historic marker and recent restoration of the Cabin Creek covered bridge in Lewis County; Kentucky's iconic ash trees are at risk from the invasive Emerald Ash Borer; and Amy Hess visits Hazard, the "Queen City of the Mountains" for Our Town.

  • KET Saturday, August 29 at 8:00 pm EDT
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Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Our Town-Bellevue; Chandler's-Today's Special; Susan & George Miller; St. Claire Medical Center; Sister Jeanne Francis Cleves #2011
The scenic river town of Bellevue, in Campbell County, is Our Town; Today's Special comes from Chandler's in Maysville; at their Lincoln County home, Susan and George Miller grow produce to sell at farmers' market and local restaurants; in Morehead, St. Claire Regional Medical Center provides care to more than a half-million patients each year; and St. Clare Regional's Sister Jeanne Francis Cleves is honored for her lifetime of dedicated nursing.

  • KET Saturday, September 5, 2015 at 8:00 pm EDT
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Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Eastern Kentucky PRIDE #2012
Kentucky Life explores the work of Eastern Kentucky PRIDE (Personal Responsibility In a Desirable Environment), an initiative started in 1997 by Congressman Hal Rogers and the late General James Bickford. Their vision was to encourage citizens to take responsibility for protecting the environment and provide the education and resources they need to do so. Dave Shuffett meets some of the partners that make the organization a success and gets hands-on and knee-deep along the way.

  • KET Saturday, September 12, 2015 at 8:00 pm EDT
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Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Downtown Paducah; Today's Special - Peak Bros. Bar-B-Que; Aaron Kizer; Warren Co. Marker; The Historic Railpark and Trail Museum #2013
Visit downtown Paducah, one of Kentucky's most creative communities; sample Today's Special from Peak Bros. Bar-B-Que in Union Co.; Owensboro artist Aaron Kizer paints portraits of pop culture figures; a Warren Co. marker honors the 'father of ragtime'; and see the exhibits and restored railcars at The Historic Railpark and Train Museum in Bowling Green.

  • KET Saturday, September 19, 2015 at 8:00 pm EDT
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Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Kentucky Mainstreet; Our Town-Booneville; Conrad-Caldwell House Museum; Historical Marker; Maysville's Gateway Museum Center #2014
The Kentucky Mainstreet Program revitalizes downtowns across the Commonwealth; Booneville in Owsley Co. is Our Town; tour the Conrad-Caldwell House Museum in the historic neighborhood of Old Louisville; and visit Maysville's Gateway Museum Center.

  • KET Saturday, September 26, 2015 at 8:00 pm EDT
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