(WXYZ) - Can you believe it? General Hospital premiered fifty years ago today.
The ABC soap opera has outlasted many other soaps and is still going strong.
This week, producers promise a celebration that will include past characters and favorite story lines.
The shows Nurses Ball kicks off this week and General Hospital producers tell us you can expect, "Mind-blowing performances, glamorous makeovers and storyline shockers."
They say, "Every day this week is better than the last!"
General Hospital airs from 2 to 3:00 p.m. on WXYZ-TV Channel 7.