Renee Shaw and guests discuss public education. Guests: Brigitte Blom Ramsey, executive director of the Prichard Committee for Academic Excellence; Wayne Lewis, Commissioner of the Kentucky Department of Education; Eric Kennedy, governmental relations director for the Kentucky School Boards Association; and Richard Innes, education analyst for the Bluegrass Institute for Public Policy Solutions.
KET’s Renee Shaw moderated two panel discussions that featured Kentucky Justice and Public Safety Cabinet Secretary John Tilley and Education and Workforce Development Cabinet Secretary Derrick Ramsey. The event also included acclaimed filmmaker Lynn Novick and three people featured in her forthcoming documentary for PBS, "College Behind Bars".
We're catching big hybrids at one of the most fish-able dams in the world, on the Ohio River. Next, we're fishing some more, but for a good cause - the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation. Last, it's Father's Day weekend - make it memorable!
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Journalists from around the state discuss the news of the week with host Bill Bryant, including several Kentucky Supreme Court decisions. Scheduled guests: Ryland Barton, Kentucky Public Radio; Daniel Desrochers, Lexington Herald-Leader; and Deborah Yetter, Louisville Courier Journal.
Renee Shaw and guests discuss the 2019 general election in Kentucky following last month's primary results. Guests: Julia Bright Crigler, Republican political consultant and founder of Bright Strategies; Jonathan Miller, former Democratic state treasurer and former chair of the Kentucky Democratic Party; Tres Watson, former Republican Party of Kentucky spokesman and founder of Capitol Reins PR; and Sadiqa Reynolds, President & CEO, Louisville Urban League.
We hop in the boat with Campbellsville University student Nick Ratliff, who qualified for the 2019 Geico Bassmaster Classic. Next, we're fishing for bluegill and redear with Jim Doom. Finally, summertime is the best time for catching bass at night.
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Journalists from around the state discuss the news of the week with host Bill Bryant, including the latest on a possible special legislative session to be called by Gov. Matt Bevin in June. Scheduled guests: Linda Blackford, Lexington Herald-Leader; Tom Loftus, Louisville Courier Journal; and Chris Otts, WDRB in Louisville.
The Ohio Valley Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences (NATAS) recently recognized KET productions and programs with 7 Regional Emmy Award nominations.The awards recognize excellence in the areas of local news, programming and individual achievement and are among the industry’s highest honors.