Highlights January 5 – January 11

KLRU Highlights

Secrets Of Highclere Castle takes viewers behind the scenes of one of the England’s most spectacular country houses Sunday at 7 pm.

New season starts this week: Masterpiece presents Downton Abbey Season 4, Part 1 Sunday at 8 pm. Change is in the air as three generations of the Crawley family have conflicting interests in the estate.

Tune in to Father Brown Sunday at 10 pm for The Mayor And The Magician. When the mayor drops dead during his speech at the Kembleford village fete, Father Brown deduces that he was deliberately electrocuted.

New season starts this week: Antiques Roadshow kicks off season 18 with a treasure-filled visit to Boise, Idaho Monday at 7 pm.

Independent Lens The Invisible War Monday at 9 pm investigates one of America’s most shameful and best kept secrets: the epidemic of rape within the U.S. military.

Latino Americans On The South Plains Monday at 10:30 pm celebrates culture, music, and artistic expression by Latinos in West Texas through specific stories of larger significance.

American Experience presents Poisoner’s Handbook Tuesday at 7 pm. In the early 20th century, the average American medicine cabinet was a would-be poisoner’s treasure chest, but this changed in 1918, when New York City hired its first scientifically- trained medical examiner Charles Norris.

Frontline tracks an ongoing seven-year investigation into the largest insider trading scandal in U.S. history with the case of Steven A. Cohen and SAC Captial, in To Catch A Trader Tuesday at 9 pm.

The Mind of a Chef‘s Sea Salt, Tuesday at 10 pm, focuses on April’s love of the sea.

On Story presents Romantic Comedies Tuesday at 10:30 pm. Discover the importance on balancing relationships, conflict and originality when creating romantic comedies.

Follow the story of the world-famous Lipizzaner stallions and the bond that develops between horses and their caregivers on Nature‘s Legendary White Stallions Wednesday at 7 pm.

NOVA presents Alien Planets Revealed Wednesday at 8 pm. This program takes viewers on a journey along with the Kepler telescope.

Chasing Shackleton Wednesday at 9 explores the most famous survival story in expedition history – Sir Ernest Shackleton’s 800 nautical mile boat journey across the Southern Ocean and deadly mountain crossing of South Georgia

Queens of the Stone Age performs rock anthems from its latest LP on Austin City Limits Wednesday at 10 pm.

Author and Historian Doris Kearns Goodwin stops by Overheard with Evan Smith Thursday at 7 pm to discuss her newest book The Bully Pulpit: Theodore Roosevelt, William Howard Taft, and the Golden Age of Journalism.

Arts In Context presents Masters of Ceremony at 7:30 pm Thursday. Riders Against The Storm build a community around a love of hip-hop and healing. Their bombastic music leads the charge as they seek to enlighten their audiences.

Chet explores Williamson County, including its historic square and the “oldest University in Texas” on The Daytripper at 8 pm Thursday. He also walks on a high wire, dives in a swimming hole, and eats modern Mexican at a local establishment.

The Daytripper travels to San Marcos, Texas Thursday at 8:30 pm and explores the history of Aquarena Springs and tries whitewater rafting.

Not Yet Begun To Fight premieres Thursday at 9 pm. This program focuses on retired Marine Colonel Eric Hastings as he reaches out to five men, a new generation returning from war, and bonds with them on returning home from war.

Masterpiece Mystery! presents Sherlock, Series II – The Hounds of Baskerville Friday at 8 pm. Sherlock and Watson pursue the trail of the Baskerville experiments – top-secret government research on genetically engineered gigantic animals for military use. Or so it is rumored. Whatever the truth, something big is up on the moors.

Rick Steves’ Europe presents England’s Bath & York Saturday at 10:30 am. Rick explores Roman hot springs, cruises quiet canals, and marvels at England’s finest Gothic church.

Learn to Pick Your Own Fruit Trees on Central Texas Gardener, Saturday at noon and 4.

The Mind of a Chef presents Curry Saturday at 5 pm. In this episode, April explores curry, the originals as well as England’s versions of this historic cuisine.

Austin City Limits presents modern rock with Jason Isbell and Neko Case Saturday at 7 pm.