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AETN announces weekend schedule changes beginning in January

Posted 18 Dec 2013

The Arkansas Educational Television Network (AETN) has announced changes to the weekend schedule beginning Friday, Jan. 3.

"Arkansas Week," AETN's weekly public affairs program for the state, moves to 7:30 p.m. from its previous 8 p.m. Friday start. Immediately following will be the week's PBS Arts program at 8 p.m., which previously aired at 9 p.m.

Saturday evenings will begin at 6 p.m. with "The Lawrence Welk Show" in its new time slot. British comedy favorites "Keeping up Appearances" and "As Time Goes By" will follow at 7 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. respectively.

The remainder of Saturday evenings will include "DCI Banks" and three programs new to AETN:

Moving from Friday evenings to Sunday mornings will be "The McLaughlin Group" at 9 and "Charlie Rose This Week" at 10:30. "Moyers & Company" switches to a half hour format in the 10 a.m. Sunday time slot.

Viewers are always encouraged to share their thoughts on programming by contacting AETN viewer services at or by calling 800-662-2386.

The Arkansas Educational Television Network (AETN) is Arkansas's statewide public television network that enhances lives by providing lifelong learning opportunities for people from all walks of life. AETN delivers local, award-winning productions and classic, trusted PBS programs aimed at sharing Arkansas and the world with viewers. AETN depends on the generosity of Arkansans and the State of Arkansas to continue offering quality programming. For more information, visit, or follow the AETN blog at AETN is broadcast on KETS (Little Rock), KEMV (Mountain View), KETG (Arkadelphia), KAFT (Fayetteville), KTEJ (Jonesboro), and KETZ (El Dorado).