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

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

Country Music Highway Corridor | Thursday, June 15 at 9:30 AM ET / Thursday, June 15 at 8:30 AM CT

The Cumberlands Corridor | Thursday, June 22 at 9:30 AM ET / Thursday, June 22 at 8:30 AM CT

Show all past Exploring an American Original episodes.

Upcoming Schedule

Heritage Landmarks Corridor

28:30 | #106

  • KETKY: Thursday, June 29 at 9:30 AM ET / Thursday, June 29 at 8:30 AM CT
  • KETKY: Thursday, September 14 at 9:30 AM ET / Thursday, September 14 at 8:30 AM CT

Mountain Parkway Trails Corridor

28:30 | #107

  • KETKY: Thursday, July 6 at 9:30 AM ET / Thursday, July 6 at 8:30 AM CT
  • KETKY: Thursday, September 21 at 9:30 AM ET / Thursday, September 21 at 8:30 AM CT

Mountain Lake Corridor

28:30 | #108

  • KETKY: Thursday, July 13 at 9:30 AM ET / Thursday, July 13 at 8:30 AM CT
  • KETKY: Thursday, September 28 at 9:30 AM ET / Thursday, September 28 at 8:30 AM CT

Kentucky Elk Country Corridor

28:30 | #109

  • KETKY: Thursday, July 20 at 9:30 AM ET / Thursday, July 20 at 8:30 AM CT
  • KETKY: Thursday, October 5 at 9:30 AM ET / Thursday, October 5 at 8:30 AM CT

Heartland Waterways Corridor

28:31 | #101

  • KETKY: Thursday, August 10 at 9:30 AM ET / Thursday, August 10 at 8:30 AM CT

Southern I-75 Corridor

28:30 | #102

  • KETKY: Thursday, August 17 at 9:30 AM ET / Thursday, August 17 at 8:30 AM CT

First Frontier Corridor

28:00 | #103

  • KETKY: Thursday, August 24 at 9:30 AM ET / Thursday, August 24 at 8:30 AM CT

Country Music Highway Corridor

28:30 | #104

  • KETKY: Thursday, August 31 at 9:30 AM ET / Thursday, August 31 at 8:30 AM CT

The Cumberlands Corridor

28:29 | #105

  • KETKY: Thursday, September 7 at 9:30 AM ET / Thursday, September 7 at 8:30 AM CT