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

Thomas D. Clark | Friday, November 23 at 5:00 AM ET / Friday, November 23 at 4:00 AM CT

Leslie Combs II | Friday, November 30 at 5:00 AM ET / Friday, November 30 at 4:00 AM CT

Father Ralph Beiting | Friday, December 7 at 5:00 AM ET / Friday, December 7 at 4:00 AM CT

Harry Caudill | Wednesday, December 12 at 2:00 PM ET / Wednesday, December 12 at 1:00 PM CT

Show all past Distinguished Kentuckian episodes.

Upcoming Schedule

Harry Caudill

58:57 | #123 | TV-G

  • KETKY: Thursday, December 13 at 1:00 AM ET / Thursday, December 13 at 12:00 AM CT
  • KETKY: Friday, December 14 at 5:00 AM ET / Friday, December 14 at 4:00 AM CT

Wilson Wyatt Sr.

58:47 | #124 | TV-G

  • KETKY: Wednesday, December 19 at 4:00 AM ET / Wednesday, December 19 at 3:00 AM CT
  • KETKY: Wednesday, December 19 at 2:00 PM ET / Wednesday, December 19 at 1:00 PM CT
  • KETKY: Thursday, December 20 at 1:00 AM ET / Thursday, December 20 at 12:00 AM CT
  • KETKY: Friday, December 21 at 5:00 AM ET / Friday, December 21 at 4:00 AM CT

Carl Perkins

59:02 | #125 | TV-G

  • KETKY: Wednesday, December 26 at 4:00 AM ET / Wednesday, December 26 at 3:00 AM CT
  • KETKY: Wednesday, December 26 at 2:00 PM ET / Wednesday, December 26 at 1:00 PM CT
  • KETKY: Thursday, December 27 at 1:00 AM ET / Thursday, December 27 at 12:00 AM CT
  • KETKY: Friday, December 28 at 5:00 AM ET / Friday, December 28 at 4:00 AM CT

Adron Doran

58:00 | #128 | TV-G

  • KETKY: Wednesday, January 2 at 4:00 AM ET / Wednesday, January 2 at 3:00 AM CT
  • KETKY: Wednesday, January 2 at 2:00 PM ET / Wednesday, January 2 at 1:00 PM CT
  • KETKY: Thursday, January 3 at 1:00 AM ET / Thursday, January 3 at 12:00 AM CT
  • KETKY: Friday, January 4 at 5:00 AM ET / Friday, January 4 at 4:00 AM CT

Francis and Louise Hutchins

57:06 | #102 | TV-G

  • KETKY: Wednesday, January 9 at 4:00 AM ET / Wednesday, January 9 at 3:00 AM CT
  • KETKY: Wednesday, January 9 at 2:00 PM ET / Wednesday, January 9 at 1:00 PM CT
  • KETKY: Thursday, January 10 at 1:00 AM ET / Thursday, January 10 at 12:00 AM CT
  • KETKY: Friday, January 11 at 5:00 AM ET / Friday, January 11 at 4:00 AM CT

O.L. Press

58:02 | #103 | TV-G

  • KETKY: Wednesday, January 16 at 4:00 AM ET / Wednesday, January 16 at 3:00 AM CT
  • KETKY: Wednesday, January 16 at 2:00 PM ET / Wednesday, January 16 at 1:00 PM CT
  • KETKY: Thursday, January 17 at 1:00 AM ET / Thursday, January 17 at 12:00 AM CT
  • KETKY: Friday, January 18 at 5:00 AM ET / Friday, January 18 at 4:00 AM CT

Everett Moore

55:10 | #104 | TV-G

  • KETKY: Wednesday, January 23 at 4:00 AM ET / Wednesday, January 23 at 3:00 AM CT
  • KETKY: Wednesday, January 23 at 2:00 PM ET / Wednesday, January 23 at 1:00 PM CT
  • KETKY: Thursday, January 24 at 1:00 AM ET / Thursday, January 24 at 12:00 AM CT
  • KETKY: Friday, January 25 at 5:00 AM ET / Friday, January 25 at 4:00 AM CT

Morton Holbrook

57:59 | #106 | TV-G

  • KETKY: Wednesday, January 30 at 4:00 AM ET / Wednesday, January 30 at 3:00 AM CT
  • KETKY: Wednesday, January 30 at 2:00 PM ET / Wednesday, January 30 at 1:00 PM CT
  • KETKY: Thursday, January 31 at 1:00 AM ET / Thursday, January 31 at 12:00 AM CT
  • KETKY: Friday, February 1 at 5:00 AM ET / Friday, February 1 at 4:00 AM CT