Rachel on the National Mall to watch the inauguration with 700,000 to 800,000 others.
KPRC Local 2 photojournalist Byron Nichols bundles up for a cold, long day.
KPRC Local 2 anchor Rachel McNeill is in Washington D.C. to cover the presidential inauguration. She met up with former Houston Texan and KPRC sports analyst Chester Pitts to interview him for a live shot.
Security was in place in the wee hours of Monday morning.
The golden tickets for the inauguration
Austin High School students from Sugar Land attend the event.
This is the only Houston group in the parade today. The lesbian and Gay Band Association is the second largest with 215 members. Eleven are from Houston. They are pictured here with some members from Dallas.
KPRC's Mary Benton is also in Washington for the inauguration. She spotted Kenya Moore at her hotel's restaurant. Kenya is a former Miss USA and on the Real Housewives of Atlanta.