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The Man Who Makes the Capitol Grounds Beautiful

Legislative Update Extras

The Man Who Makes the Capitol Grounds Beautiful

Kentucky Capitol landscape consultant Tim Depenbrock describes the four seasons of work it takes to design and maintain the greenspace that surrounds the capitol, the annex, and the governor's mansion.

World War II Vets, In Their Own Words

Kentucky WWII Veterans: In Their Own Words

World War II Vets, In Their Own Words

Kentucky veterans of World War II recount their combat experiences. A 2007 KET production.

World War II Honor Flight, Bill Marvel’s Life in Racing, and Artist Elmer Lucille Allen!

Kentucky Life

World War II Honor Flight, Bill Marvel’s Life in Racing, and Artist Elmer Lucille Allen!

World War II veterans board a flight honoring their service to our nation; Liberty may be home, but the Indianapolis Speedway is his heart - Bill Marvel has made a life in racing; and Elmer Lucille Allen is a pioneering scientist with artistic flair.

Supreme Revenge

Frontline

Supreme Revenge

From Brett Kavanaugh to Robert Bork, FRONTLINE investigates how a 30-year-old grievance transformed the United States' highest court and turned confirmations into bitter, partisan conflicts.

African-American Heritage Trail, Exploring Glasgow, and More!

Kentucky Life

African-American Heritage Trail, Exploring Glasgow, and More!

Explore Lexington's history on the twelve stops along the African-American Heritage Trail; Doug explores downtown Glasgow, and the final part of our profile of Ulysses S. Grant picks up with his presidency and enduring significance to Kentucky and the nation.

Archaeology at Red River Gorge, ‘Antiques Roadshow’s’ Wes Cowan, and More!

Kentucky Life

Archaeology at Red River Gorge, ‘Antiques Roadshow’s’ Wes Cowan, and More!

The annual Living Archaeology Weekend turns Red River Gorge into Kentucky's most popular outdoor classroom; Antiques Roadshow's Wes Cowan reminisces his Louisville roots and a vintage life; and part two of our profile of Ulysses S. Grant's Kentucky connections tracks his rise as a general, beginning with his battles in the west.

Take Our Antiques Roadshow Quiz

Antiques Roadshow

Take Our Antiques Roadshow Quiz

How deep does your Roadshow knowledge go? 1. How many times has the Antiques Roadshow production tour visited Kentucky? 2. In Season 20, Antiques Roadshow featured a Belmont Stakes sterling tray awarded ...

African-American Jockeys

Kentucky Life

African-American Jockeys

Fifteen of the first 28 Kentucky Derbys were won by African-American jockeys. They dominated the early years of Thoroughbred racing in the United States—and they were widely regarded as the best in the world.

Thoroughbred

Thoroughbred

Thoroughbred

Thoroughbred follows a year in the life of this storied horse breed, showcasing its beauty, revealing the people whose lives revolve around the racing industry, and exploring the history and traditions of the Thoroughbred world. This fascinating documentary looks at the Thoroughbred through the eyes of the people who breed, race, sell, and love them. A 2010 KET production.

The Last Survivors

FRONTLINE

The Last Survivors

As young children, they lived through the Holocaust. Now, some of the last remaining survivors recount their memories and the lingering trauma. FRONTLINE offers a haunting look at how disturbing childhood experiences and unimaginable loss have impacted their daily lives and relationships – from survivor’s guilt, to crises of faith and second-generation trauma.