The WETA Guide to Christmas is an hour-long program highlighting many of Greater Washington's local Christmas festivities. The new local production premieres Thursday, November 27 at 8 p.m. on WETA TV 26 and rebroadcasts on Wednesday, December 17 at 10 p.m. On Christmas Eve, The WETA Guide to Christmas is one of many local WETA programs that will air starting at 10 a.m.
This WETA TV 26 production explores the history, mission and daily operations of Arlington National Cemetery, the final resting place for more than 400,000 Americans. This revered place honors the dead and brings great meaning to the living.
George Jones III joined the U.S. Army at the age of 17 and volunteered to be a combat medic in Vietnam. Today, his work as a wood turner reminds him of the many second chances he's received throughout his life.