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CHRISTMAS IN NEW ORLEANS
Mr. Bingle, downtown New Orleans Christmas decorations, rare snowfalls, bonfires along the Mississippi River and more!
Monday, December 22, 2014 9:00 pm
Drawing upon new and sometimes controversial historical evidence, the series transports viewers back two thousand years to the time and place where Jesus of Nazareth once lived and preached and challenges familiar assumptions and conventional notions about the origins of Christianity.
Tuesday, December 23, 2014 9:00 pm
THE NATIONAL CHRISTMAS TREE LIGHTING 2014
Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson host the 92nd annual national Christmas tree lighting ceremony. Performers include Wilson, Fifth Harmony, Patti LaBelle, Steve Miller, Ne-Yo, Nico & Vinz, the Tenors and Chely Wright. From President’s Park in Washington, D.C.
Wednesday, December 24, 2014 2:00 pm
HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYS WITH ALFIE BOE
The English tenor sings songs of the season including “Hark! The Hearld Angles Sing,” “Angels, From the Realms of Glory” and more.
Wednesday, December 24, 2014 5:30 pm
HAPPY HOLIDAYS: THE BEST OF THE ANDY WILLIAMS CHRISTMAS SHOWS
The program features classic clips from Andy Williams’ Christmas specials. The star is joined by Donny Osmond, Bobby Williams and more! Repeats at 10pm.
Wednesday, December 24, 2014 8:00 pm
WE NEED A LITTLE CHRISTMAS FEATURING ANGELA LANSBURY
Angela Lansbury and the Mormon Tabernacle Choir present a Christmas special of Music and the Spoken Word, “We Need a Little Christmas,” featuring the Orchestra at Temple Square and Bells on Temple Square.
Thursday, December 25, 2014 12:30 pm
CAROLS THEN AND NOW WITH NATALIE COLE
Enjoy Natalie’s beautiful voice as she sings holiday favorites.
Thursday, December 25, 2014 1:30 pm
CALL THE MIDWIFE HOLIDAY SPECIAL
As residents of Nonnatus welcome the new year, the question on everyone’s mind is, what will 1960 bring?
Thursday, December 25, 2014 7:00 pm
PREMIERE OF SEASON 5!!!! A working-class prime minister is elected and old attitudes start to change. Robert is snubbed by the village. Baxter tells all. And Edith plays with fire.
Sunday, January 4, 2015 8:00 pm
The new documentary looks at the American victory 200 years ago on the plains of Chalmette that fostered a national identity and forged a path to the White House for its hero – General Andrew Jackson. Produced and hosted by Tom Gregory and Marcia Kavanaugh.
Wednesday, January 7, 2015 8:00 pm
A team of genealogists uncovers fascinating family stories. A woman is desperate to find out who committed a gruesome murder in her ancestor’s past; a home held by one family for more than a century renders a fascinating story; and much more!! Pictured: Lori Lynn Gremillion and family with Kenyatta Berry
Tuesday, January 13, 2015 7:00 pm
Explore a participant’s link to the famous New Orleans Voodoo Queen, Marie Laveau and much more.
Tuesday, February 3, 2015 7:00 pm
Local Projects and Initiatives
The program looks into the Criminal Court Judgeship races on November 4. Who will you chose as Judge? CLICK HERE to learn more.
Louisiana is striving to improve graduation rates while better preparing students for the workplace and college. WYES looks into what our state is doing to help students find their pathway to a career and continued education. AMERICAN GRADUATE: LOUISIANA’S FUTURE premiered August 2014. Watch the program here.
Can Louisiana’s coast be saved? Learn more about what will be done to stop the loss of our wetlands and barrier islands in RESHAPING A GREATER NEW ORLEANS: REBUILDING OUR COAST.