Renee Shaw and guests discuss violent crime. Scheduled guests: State Rep. Robert Benvenuti, R-Lexington; State Rep. Attica Scott, D-Louisville; Josh Crawford, co-executive director of the Pegasus Institute; and Ashley Spalding, senior policy analyst for the Kentucky Center for Economic Policy.
Distinctly referred to as “a redwood tree, with deep roots in American culture,” Maya Angelou led a prolific life. She inspired generations with lyrical modern African-American thought that pushed boundaries. Best known for her autobiography, "I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings," she gave people the freedom to think about their history in a way they never had before.
Dr. Tuckson speaks with Dr. Eric Burton, a neuro-oncologist with University of Louisville Physicians and Dr. Brian J. Williams, assistant professor of Neurosurgery at the University of Louisville.
This week we head to Dale Hollow Lake to try our hand at smallmouth bass using the Float and Fly method. Next, we head to Trigg County for a great rabbit hunt. Lastly, we revisit last years State NASP tournament in anticipation of this year's competition.
Comment on Kentucky
Host Bill Bryant and a panel of journalists discuss the week's news from the commonwealth, including the impending release of a public pension bill in the General Assembly. Scheduled guests: Adam Beam from the Associated Press; John Cheves from the Lexington Herald-Leader; and Grace Schneider from the Louisville Courier-Journal.
Connections with Renee Shaw
Educational innovation in the mountains is leading to a teaching and learning renaissance in southeast Kentucky. Renee and her guests, Dr. Dessie Bowling, associate director of the Kentucky Valley Educational Cooperative and Rose Shields, rural project manager for the Center for Excellence in Rural Health at the University of Kentucky, discuss recent innovative education practices in the region.
Students who participated in the 2018 Kentucky Youth Assembly share what they learned about the legislative process and public service through their participation in a model state government.