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January 1, 2000 WRAL-TV Local Production Nabs Telly Award

WRAL-TV Local Production Nabs Telly Award Phyllis Parish WRAL-TV Senior Producer WRAL-TV Senior Producer Phyllis Parish won a silver Telly Award for her writing and producing the WRAL-TV special “Crisis in Kosovo: NC Reaches Out” this past February. The half-hour read more

Bulls and Pelicans Featured In Baseball Travel Guide

Bulls & Pelicans Featured In Baseball Travel Guide Fodor’s Baseball Vacations Word is spreading far and wide about the minor league baseball teams with which Capitol Broadcasting is associated. Both the Durham Bulls and the Myrtle Beach Pelicans are highlighted read more

Adkins Selected To Judge NPPA Competition

Adkins Selected To Judge NPPA Competition Richard Adkins WRAL-TV Chief Photographer Over the years, WRAL-TV Chief Photographer Richard Adkins has received many awards, but now he’s going to get a chance to sit on the other side of the camera. read more

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