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2018 Knox Co. Election Results

Posted on November 6th, 2018 by Jeff Smith

Below, you’ll find the most up to date election results for the 2018 Midterm Elections in Knox County: 32 of 32 Precincts Reporting. Knox County Sheriff (D) Brian Hagen – 3647 votes (R) Doug Vantlin – 9043 votes     Knox County Clerk (D) Terri Carie-Allen – 5926 votes (R) David Shelton –  6442 votes Knox […]

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Sunday at 10pm: The Woman in White

Posted on October 17th, 2018 by Jeff Smith

When a young man encounters a ghostly woman dressed all in white on a moonlit road, he is drawn into a web of intrigue that will transform his life forever. Offering his assistance to this distressed, spectral woman, he is later shocked to discover that she had just escaped from a nearby insane asylum.

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Monday at 10pm: The Apology

Posted on October 17th, 2018 by Jeff Smith

Firsthand accounts from three women who were kidnapped and forced into military sexual slavery by the Imperial Japanese Army during World War II.  

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Tuesday at 8pm: Native America

Posted on October 17th, 2018 by Jeff Smith

Combine ancient wisdom and modern science to answer a 15,000-year-old question: who were America’s First Peoples? The answer hides in Amazonian cave paintings, Mexican burial chambers, New Mexico’s Chaco Canyon and waves off California’s coast.

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Wednesday at 9pm: Flying Supersonic

Posted on October 17th, 2018 by Jeff Smith

NOVA takes you inside the historic international race to develop the first supersonic airliner, the Concorde. Hear stories from those inside the choreographed effort to design and build Concorde in two countries at once—and the crew members who flew her. Then, follow Concorde’s legacy to a new generation of innovators reviving the dream of supersonic […]

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Friday Starting at 9pm: Shakespeare Uncovered

Posted on October 17th, 2018 by Jeff Smith

At 9pm, Simon Russell Beale uncovers the romance and betrayals of “The Winter’s Tale” and shows that in this play Shakespeare offers something for which everyone longs: the ability to make amends for an irreversible mistake. Then, at 10pm, Antony Sher unveils the life of Shakespeare’s “Richard III,” comparing the king’s reputation with the play’s […]

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Friday Starting at 9pm: Shakespeare Uncovered

Posted on October 10th, 2018 by Jeff Smith

At 9pm, Romola Garai explores “Measure for Measure,” one of Shakespeare’s most provocative plays that presents a surprisingly timely drama of sexual morality, hypocrisy and harassment. Then at 10pm, Brian Cox explores how “Julius Caesar” poses challenges about who or what to trust and gets readers thinking about what values to live by.

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Thursday at 10pm: Richard Lugar: Reason’s Quiet Warrior

Posted on October 10th, 2018 by Jeff Smith

Richard Lugar: Reason’s Quiet Warrior is and hour-long documentary that chronicles the life and times of Sen. Richard Lugar, retired, who served as one of Indiana’s U.S. Senators from 1977 to 2013. Richard Lugar helped transform Indianapolis from ‘India-no-place” to a booming metropolitan community and later as a Senator helped make the world a safer […]

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Wednesday at 8pm: Autumnwatch New England

Posted on October 10th, 2018 by Jeff Smith

In this live production, travel to the colorful landscapes of New England, meet a cast of unforgettable wildlife characters, and experience some of the best autumn has to offer, including leaf gazing, pumpkin carving and cranberry harvesting.

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Tuesday at 10pm: The Eugenics Crusade

Posted on October 10th, 2018 by Jeff Smith

The Eugenics Crusade tells the story of the unlikely — and largely unknown — campaign to breed a “better” American race, tracing the rise of the movement that turned the fledgling science of heredity into a powerful instrument of social control. Populated by figures both celebrated and obscure, The Eugenics Crusade is a revelatory portrait […]

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