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October 1, 1998 CBC at the Fair

CBC at the Fair Thanks to fantastic weather, the 1998 North Carolina State Fair exceeded everyone’s expectations with a record setting attendance of over 779,000 visitors. And to those working the CBC booth, it seems like most came through our read more

September 17, 1998 WRAL-HD Brings High Definition Television to Wilson

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 17 , 1998 For additional information contact: Susan Dahlin, 919-790-5720 E-mail:sdahlin@cbc-raleigh.com WRAL-HD Brings High Definition Television to Wilson Raleigh, NC — On Saturday, September 26th WRAL-HD will be at the Parkwood Mall in Wilson, NC from read more

September 14, 1998 Schatzie Joins MIX 101.5’s Morning Show

Schatzie Joins MIX 101.5’s Morning Show Let’s extend a big welcome to Schatzie, who has joined Bill Jordan in co-hosting the number one morning show in the Raleigh-Durham, NC area. The microphone sizzled as she officially took to the air read more

September 11, 1998 WRAL-HD Gets Extension On Experimental High Definition (HDTV) Station

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 11 , 1998 For additional information contact: Susan Dahlin, 919-790-5720 E-mail:sdahlin@cbc-raleigh.com WRAL-HD Gets Extension On Experimental High Definition (HDTV) Station Raleigh, NC —The Federal Communication Commission (FCC) granted an extension of authority to Capitol Broadcasting Company, read more

August 2, 1998 FOX Up and Running in Durham, NC

FOX Up and Running in Durham, NC WRAZ (FOX 50) is now firmly entrenched at DiamondView in Durham. Fox 50 made its debut 10:00 news cast on Saturday, August 1 to a crowd of onlookers, staff, fans, and clients. To read more

July 29, 1998 A Change is Underway for WRAZ

A Change is Underway for WRAZ On July 28th at 11:05am, the Certificate of Occupancy was issued by the city of Durham for FOX 50’s office space at the new Diamondview Building, 512 South Mangum Street in downtown Durham. The read more

July 22, 1998 Myrtle Beach Baseball Announces New Name and Logo

Myrtle Beach Baseball Announces New Name and Logo The Myrtle Beach Professional Baseball Club announced its new name, “Myrtle Beach Pelicans,’ and showed off its new logo on July 21 to an anxious public. After all, when it was announced read more

July 14, 1998 LOCAL TV ON SATELLITE HIRES JEFFREY MCINTYRE

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 14 , 1998 For additional information contact: John Hutchinson Local TV on Satellite, LLC 919-821-8885 LOCAL TV ON SATELLITE HIRES JEFFREY MCINTYRE AS VICE PRESIDENT – BROADCASTING: Satellites Will Transmit All Local Stations in All Markets, read more

July 13, 1998 WRAL-TV Wins the Triangle Media Softball League Championship

WRAL-TV Wins the Triangle Media Softball League Championship The WRAL-TV softball team earned “bragging rights” when it won the Triangle Media Softball League Championship on Saturday, July 11 with a 14-8 victory over its competition. The Triangle Media Softball League read more