WXEL, Florida's First presenting station is affiliated with PBS, the Public Broadcasting Service.
Florida’s First is a documentary series that uncovers Florida’s impact on American history. This series will introduce the historical pioneers that shaped the great state but will also find the important scientists, engineers and business leaders that are making a difference today. Each sixty-minute episode explorse the untold stories of real people who are pivotal to Florida’s history and future. These are compelling stories of perseverance, determination and the struggle every explorer must face in order to firmly imprint their name in history. This penninsula holds a treasure chest of amazing people, places and stories.