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December 8, 2016 Ratings Dominator from the Start!

WRAL’s dominance in ratings started right-off-the-bat after The Big 5 signed-on in December, 1956. According to then WRAL General Manager Fred Fletcher in his book Tempus Fugit, “By July, 1958 – a year and a half after sign-on – we read more

December Out and About TV Airs Wednesday

The December edition of Out and About TV, a monthly TV series inspired by our popular website, airs Wednesday, December 7, 2016, at 7 p.m. on WRAL. This month, take a tour inside a local coffee roaster, perfecting the perfect read more

December 6, 2016 WRAL-TV Makes Impact with Social Media

WRAL-TV is known for news excellence and now the station is getting attention for its excellence in using social media.  NetNewsCheck posted the article “WRAL Leads Raleigh Social Media Scene” on Monday, December 5, 2016. NetNewsCheck’s Paul Greeley leads off read more

WRAL-TV Tower Now Aglow for Holidays

WRAL-TV’s tower became a beacon for the holidays as is annual tradition on Thursday, December 1, 2016.  The first day of December always marks the WRAL Tower Lighting.  WRAL-TV Anchors Debra Morgan & David Crabtree hosted the event alongside WRAL-TV read more

December 2, 2016 WRAL-TV’s Lamb Honored for Reporting on Prison Systems

WRAL-TV Reporter Amanda Lamb often covers stories featuring the North Carolina prison system in her work at the Big 5.  Recently she received special recognition from a criminal justice organization for her work reporting in that field. The North Carolina read more