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Kentucky Collectibles!

The show about Kentucky’s treasures returns for second season

Friday, Oct. 18, 2013

Kentucky Collectibles | KET imageKET’s Kentucky Collectibles, hosted by Dave Shuffett and Amy Hess, premieres its second season of sharing Kentucky’s culture through the stories of Kentuckians and their prized possessions. Throughout the season, the hosts will also make trips to explore the world of antiques and collectibles.

Kentucky Collectibles premieres Sunday, Oct. 20 at 3:30/2:30 p.m. on KET and Monday Oct. 21 at 9/8 p.m. on KET2.

In the season premiere, expert appraisers examine treasures including folk art phonograph dancers, a Tiffany Kentucky racing trophy and a book with a connection to one of Kentucky’s beloved historians.

You can watch season one of Kentucky Collectibles online!

New to this season are “how to” features with experts from the well-known Garth’s Auctions in Delaware, Ohio. These segments, targeted to both new collectors and those with years of experience, will focus on getting started in antique collecting, properly storing items, the effect the Internet has had on collecting, some dangers of buying items online, what’s trendy right now, and more.

This season also includes a look at items from the Kentucky State Treasury’s unclaimed property division and an exploration of the unbelievable guitar collection of Kentucky HeadHunters member Greg Martin.

Emmy nominations

KET racks up nine regional Emmy nominations

Tuesday, June 12, 2012

KET is proud to announce that the Ohio Valley Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences has nominated KET for nine 2012 Regional Emmy Awards!


Laura Krueger
More Than Child’s Play: Why Physical Activity Matters
Health/Science/Environment – Program category

Gary Pahler
Glacier Run,” a Louisville Life segment
Health/Science/Environment—Program category

Tom Thurman
Harry Dean Stanton: Crossing Mulholland,” an episode of Kentucky Muse
Documentary – Cultural/Topical category

Gary Pahler, Jayne McClew and Kelli Brodersen
Louisville Life
Magazine Program category

Brandon Wickey, Valerie Trimble, Dave Shuffett and Matt Grimm
Kentucky Life
, episode 1702
Magazine Program category

Matt Grim
Memorials,” a Kentucky Life segment
Magazine Feature/Segment category

Dave Shuffett
A Place Called ‘South America,” a Kentucky Life segment
Magazine Feature/Segment category

Carl Babcock
Gubernatorial Inauguration 2011
Special Event Coverage category

Dave Shuffett
Kentucky Life
Program Host/Moderator/Narrator category

An additional 9 nominations went to programs broadcast on KET. Amy Hess (co-host of the upcoming KET series Kentucky Collectibles) received two nominations for Go Local; Kentucky Afield and Tim Farmer were each nominated; Bluegrass & Backroads (produced by Kentucky Farm Bureau) received four nominations; and Our Kids, a program from Jefferson County Public Schools, was also nominated.

The Emmy Awards will be announced at a ceremony on July 28.

Congratulations to our dedicated, talented and passionate nominees!

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