Distinguished Kentuckian

Distinguished Kentuckian

A series of KET productions profiling Kentuckians whose leadership in government, education, the arts, journalism, or other fields of public service has had a lasting positive impact on the lives of the citizens of the Commonwealth.

Recent Episodes

Father Ralph Beiting | Friday, September 22 at 5:00 AM ET / Friday, September 22 at 4:00 AM CT

Harry Caudill | Friday, September 29 at 5:00 AM ET / Friday, September 29 at 4:00 AM CT

Wilson Wyatt Sr. | Friday, October 6 at 5:00 AM ET / Friday, October 6 at 4:00 AM CT

Carl Perkins | Friday, October 13 at 5:00 AM ET / Friday, October 13 at 4:00 AM CT

Show all past Distinguished Kentuckian episodes.

Upcoming Schedule

Lillie Chaffin

28:30 | #126 | TV-G

  • KETKY: Wednesday, October 18 at 4:00 AM ET / Wednesday, October 18 at 3:00 AM CT
  • KETKY: Wednesday, October 18 at 2:00 PM ET / Wednesday, October 18 at 1:00 PM CT
  • KETKY: Friday, October 20 at 5:00 AM ET / Friday, October 20 at 4:00 AM CT

A.D. Albright

28:30 | #127 | TV-G

  • KETKY: Wednesday, October 18 at 4:30 AM ET / Wednesday, October 18 at 3:30 AM CT
  • KETKY: Wednesday, October 18 at 2:30 PM ET / Wednesday, October 18 at 1:30 PM CT
  • KETKY: Friday, October 20 at 5:30 AM ET / Friday, October 20 at 4:30 AM CT

Adron Doran

58:00 | #128 | TV-G

  • KETKY: Wednesday, October 25 at 4:00 AM ET / Wednesday, October 25 at 3:00 AM CT
  • KETKY: Wednesday, October 25 at 2:00 PM ET / Wednesday, October 25 at 1:00 PM CT
  • KETKY: Friday, October 27 at 5:00 AM ET / Friday, October 27 at 4:00 AM CT

Francis and Louise Hutchins

57:06 | #102 | TV-G

  • KETKY: Wednesday, November 1 at 4:00 AM ET / Wednesday, November 1 at 3:00 AM CT
  • KETKY: Wednesday, November 1 at 2:00 PM ET / Wednesday, November 1 at 1:00 PM CT
  • KETKY: Friday, November 3 at 5:00 AM ET / Friday, November 3 at 4:00 AM CT

O.L. Press

58:02 | #103 | TV-G

  • KETKY: Wednesday, November 8 at 4:00 AM ET / Wednesday, November 8 at 3:00 AM CT
  • KETKY: Wednesday, November 8 at 2:00 PM ET / Wednesday, November 8 at 1:00 PM CT
  • KETKY: Friday, November 10 at 5:00 AM ET / Friday, November 10 at 4:00 AM CT

Everett Moore

55:10 | #104 | TV-G

  • KETKY: Wednesday, November 15 at 4:00 AM ET / Wednesday, November 15 at 3:00 AM CT
  • KETKY: Wednesday, November 15 at 2:00 PM ET / Wednesday, November 15 at 1:00 PM CT
  • KETKY: Friday, November 17 at 5:00 AM ET / Friday, November 17 at 4:00 AM CT

Morton Holbrook

57:59 | #106 | TV-G

  • KETKY: Wednesday, November 22 at 4:00 AM ET / Wednesday, November 22 at 3:00 AM CT
  • KETKY: Wednesday, November 22 at 2:00 PM ET / Wednesday, November 22 at 1:00 PM CT
  • KETKY: Friday, November 24 at 5:00 AM ET / Friday, November 24 at 4:00 AM CT

William H. Neal

58:30 | #107 | TV-G

  • KETKY: Wednesday, November 29 at 4:00 AM ET / Wednesday, November 29 at 3:00 AM CT
  • KETKY: Wednesday, November 29 at 2:00 PM ET / Wednesday, November 29 at 1:00 PM CT
  • KETKY: Friday, December 1 at 5:00 AM ET / Friday, December 1 at 4:00 AM CT