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

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

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

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

Show all past Exploring an American Original episodes.

Upcoming Schedule

Heritage Landmarks Corridor

28:30 | #106

  • KETKY: Thursday, September 27 at 9:30 AM ET / Thursday, September 27 at 8:30 AM CT
  • KETKY: Thursday, November 29 at 9:30 AM ET / Thursday, November 29 at 8:30 AM CT

Mountain Parkway Trails Corridor

28:30 | #107

  • KETKY: Thursday, October 4 at 9:30 AM ET / Thursday, October 4 at 8:30 AM CT
  • KETKY: Thursday, December 6 at 9:30 AM ET / Thursday, December 6 at 8:30 AM CT

Mountain Lake Corridor

28:30 | #108

  • KETKY: Thursday, October 11 at 9:30 AM ET / Thursday, October 11 at 8:30 AM CT
  • KETKY: Thursday, December 13 at 9:30 AM ET / Thursday, December 13 at 8:30 AM CT

Kentucky Elk Country Corridor

28:30 | #109

  • KETKY: Thursday, October 18 at 9:30 AM ET / Thursday, October 18 at 8:30 AM CT
  • KETKY: Thursday, December 20 at 9:30 AM ET / Thursday, December 20 at 8:30 AM CT

Heartland Waterways Corridor

28:31 | #101

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

Southern I-75 Corridor

28:30 | #102

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

First Frontier Corridor

28:00 | #103

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

Country Music Highway Corridor

28:30 | #104

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

The Cumberlands Corridor

28:29 | #105

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