Worth Noting on TV
Judy Nichols, writer of The Christian Science Monitor, The Christian Science Monitor
Kids These Days (Lifetime, 10:30-11 a.m.): Featuring the stories of real families, this new parenting show focuses on everyday issues for children ages 6 to 12: sibling rivalry, best friends, cleaning rooms, and doing homework. Hosted by Dana Fleming, TV personality and mother of three.
America's Music: the Roots of Country (TBS, 7-9 p.m.): This detailed look at the 75-year history of country music is a gold mine of more than 200 interviews - everyone from Bill Carlisle, the oldest living performer of the Grand Ole Opry, to country legend Roy Rogers, to more recent artists like the Mavericks and Kathy Mattea. The documentary continues June 9 and 16.
The 50th Annual Tony Awards (CBS, 9-11 p.m.): Leading the nominations for theater's most prestigious awards are two musicals that recently made the big move to Broadway: "Rent" and "Bring in Da Noise, Bring in Da Funk." Tony nominee Nathan Lane hosts the awards ceremony from the Majestic Theatre in New York.
The Last Frontier (FOX, 8:30-9 p. …