Exploring an American Original

Exploring an American Original

This nine-part series, hosted by KET's Dave Shuffett, explores Southern and Eastern Kentucky. Produced by StudioLink and paid for by SEKTDA, the Southern and Eastern Kentucky Tourism and Development Association.

Recent Episodes

Southern I-75 Corridor | Thursday, March 30 at 9:30 AM ET / Thursday, March 30 at 8:30 AM CT

First Frontier Corridor | Thursday, April 6 at 9:30 AM ET / Thursday, April 6 at 8:30 AM CT

Country Music Highway Corridor | Thursday, April 13 at 9:30 AM ET / Thursday, April 13 at 8:30 AM CT

The Cumberlands Corridor | Thursday, April 20 at 9:30 AM ET / Thursday, April 20 at 8:30 AM CT

Show all past Exploring an American Original episodes.

Upcoming Schedule

Heritage Landmarks Corridor

28:30 | #106

  • KETKY: Thursday, April 27 at 9:30 AM ET / Thursday, April 27 at 8:30 AM CT
  • KETKY: Thursday, June 29 at 9:30 AM ET / Thursday, June 29 at 8:30 AM CT

Mountain Parkway Trails Corridor

28:30 | #107

  • KETKY: Thursday, May 4 at 9:30 AM ET / Thursday, May 4 at 8:30 AM CT
  • KETKY: Thursday, July 6 at 9:30 AM ET / Thursday, July 6 at 8:30 AM CT

Mountain Lake Corridor

28:30 | #108

  • KETKY: Thursday, May 11 at 9:30 AM ET / Thursday, May 11 at 8:30 AM CT
  • KETKY: Thursday, July 13 at 9:30 AM ET / Thursday, July 13 at 8:30 AM CT

Kentucky Elk Country Corridor

28:30 | #109

  • KETKY: Thursday, May 18 at 9:30 AM ET / Thursday, May 18 at 8:30 AM CT
  • KETKY: Thursday, July 20 at 9:30 AM ET / Thursday, July 20 at 8:30 AM CT

Heartland Waterways Corridor

28:31 | #101

  • KETKY: Thursday, May 25 at 9:30 AM ET / Thursday, May 25 at 8:30 AM CT

Southern I-75 Corridor

28:30 | #102

  • KETKY: Thursday, June 1 at 9:30 AM ET / Thursday, June 1 at 8:30 AM CT

First Frontier Corridor

28:00 | #103

  • KETKY: Thursday, June 8 at 9:30 AM ET / Thursday, June 8 at 8:30 AM CT

Country Music Highway Corridor

28:30 | #104

  • KETKY: Thursday, June 15 at 9:30 AM ET / Thursday, June 15 at 8:30 AM CT

The Cumberlands Corridor

28:29 | #105

  • KETKY: Thursday, June 22 at 9:30 AM ET / Thursday, June 22 at 8:30 AM CT