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January 1, 2000 WRAL-TV5 Helps Out WFSS FM in Fayetteville, NC

WRAL-TV5 Helps Out WFSS FM in Fayetteville, NC Continuing in Capitol Broadcasting’s long-standing commitment to public radio, WRAL-TV5 donated money to help a Fayetteville radio station repair a damaged antenna. Bill Peterson, vice president and general manager for WRAL-TV presented read more

NCNN Wins RTNDA Awards

NCNN Wins RTNDA Awards Congratulations to the staff at the North Carolina News Network for their awards from the Radio and Television News Directors Association of the Carolinas! Best Special report: Catfish Hunter- Rick Dayton, Steve Shumake Best Documentary: Flooded read more

centralXpress.com Awarded Certificate of Merit

centralXpress.com Awarded Certificate of Merit The label “the award winning centralXpress.com” just became even more pertinent. Once again, the locally produced WRAL-TV5 show for youth has brought home another honor. Recently, cXp won a 2000 Gabriel Award Certificate of Merit read more

Kara Lusk – A “Cobra” Ready To Strike

Kara Lusk – A “Cobra” Ready To Strike Kara Lusk WRAL-TV News Writer Kara Lusk, a news writer for WRAL-TV5, was selected to become a member of the Cobra Dancer cheerleading squad of the Carolina Cobra Football team. The Cobras read more

Project Tanzania 1985-2000

Project Tanzania 1985 – 2000 Jim Goodmon, President and CEO of Capitol Broadcasting Company was deeply moved by the suffering of many Africans that were affected by the massive drought in the early 1980’s. So, in 1985, a group of read more

Gregory Elected To NCAB Board

Gregory Elected To NCAB Board Senior VP of Broadcasting Tom Allen, currently serving as President-Elect for the NCAB, will soon be joined by WRAL-FM General Manager Ardie Gregory on the Board of Directors for the Association. Gregory was recently elected read more