Jim Bunning, a two-term senator and Major League baseball pitcher, died Friday, May 26 at the age of 85. We look back on his life and career with this interview from 2006, in which he spoke with KET's Bill Goodman about politics and baseball.
Comment on Kentucky
Journalists from around the state discuss news of the week with host Bill Bryant, including an economic development announcement from the Bevin administration and remarks from Gov. Bevin critical of the media. Scheduled guests: Ryland Barton from Kentucky Public Radio; Jack Brammer from the Lexington Herald-Leader; and Deborah Yetter from the Louisville Courier-Journal.
Connections with Renee Shaw
Renee Shaw reports from the Alltech Ideas Conference 2017. Renee speaks with Dr. Aoife Lyons, director of educational initiatives at Alltech, about her work and how technologies have the potential to revolutionize agriscience, business, wellness, and more. They are joined by current participants and past winners of the Alltech Young Scientist program.
It's all about communities in this episode! Devou Park is a green space at the very heart of Covington; the famous racehorse Lexington is the reason Central Kentucky is the thoroughbred breeding capital of the United States and arguably the world; Doug explores Stearns in the heart of the Big South Fork; and our state's 225th anniversary continues at Old Fort Harrod.
The Local Traveler
Burgers abound in this episode, including Bluegrass Burgers, Game, Napa Prime, The Thirsty Heifer, Boone Tavern, Kentucky Fudge Company, Dovie's, Herb n Thelma's Tavern, Bard's Burgers & Chili, Mammy's Kitchen, Heirloom Restaurant, Cliffside Diner, Parkette Drive In, The Gastro Gnomes Food Truck and Mobile Catering, and Bad Wolf Burgers.