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January 1, 2000 Jim Goodmon Named Tarheel Of The Week

Jim Goodmon Named Tarheel Of The Week Jim Goodmon was named this week’s Tarheel of the Week by Raleigh’s News and Observer. In the article, he talks about how his life is divided into three parts: first and foremose, a read more

Internet Helps Satellite Business

Internet Helps The Satellite Business The prevailing question over the last year has been: “Aren’t you afraid the Internet will hurt or replace your business?” According to Joe Amor, VP & GM, Microspace, downlinks have increased almost four times since read more

Region Focus Article Page 3

Region Focus Article – Page 3 Story from the RegionFocus: Winter 2000 Click on text and photo for larger view Page 1 • Page 2  

WRAL-TV Voted Best Station In Fayetteville

WRAL-TV Voted Best Station In Fayetteville The readers of Fayetteville’s Up and Coming magazine have voted WRAL-TV as the Best Area TV Station. The Best of Fayetteville voters recognized WRAL for “a renewed commitment to Cumberland County and Fayetteville.” WRAL read more

Doppler and VIPIR Radar Work Together To Save Lives

Doppler and VIPIR™ Radar Work Together To Save Lives Television meteorologists for decades have relied on conventional radar (the ability to show rain) as a tool in their regular broadcasts and during severe weather. With the development of sophisticated commercial read more

American Tobacco Plan Gets The Green Light From Durham

American Tobacco Plan Gets The Green Light From Durham Both the Durham County Commissioners and the Durham City Council unanimously voted to fund $37 million dollars for the proposed American Tobacco revival in downtown Durham. This is just the beginning read more

UPN Awaits More Change

UPN Awaits More Change UPN Buys Lunch For WJZY Domino’s definitely delivered in Charlotte last Friday, as UPN sent cheese pizzas to its top 130-plus primary affiliates in the nation with the note, “Let’s do launch.” Capitol Broadcasting Company’s UPN read more

CBS Keeps Propelling HDTV

CBS Keeps Propelling HDTV CBS has been the driving force in HDTV promotion and production in the broadcasting industry, and the coming season is no exception. CBS has already hammered out deals for several major broadcasts and continues working towards read more

Jim Goodmon Featured In Region Focus

Jim Goodmon Featured In Region Focus CBC President & CEO was recently featured in Region Focus magazine, a quarterly publication of the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond. Goodmon became a member of the Board of the Charlotte Branch of the read more