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January 1, 2000 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

CBC Covers Election Night

CBC Covers Election Night In the midst of a historically close Presidential race, the vote for the first new N.C. Agriculture Commissioner in 36 years, and the seesawing now-it’s-for-Gore-now-it’s-for-Bush Florida electoral vote, Capitol Broadcasting subsidiaries provided their usual high standard read more

Myrtle Beach Pelicans Web Site Updated

Myrtle Beach Pelicans Web Site Updated The team may be flying south for the winter, but the Myrtle Beach Pelicans Public Relations office has been hard at work. A variety of new features have been added to the Pelicans website read more

WRAL-TV Gains NPPA Recognition

WRAL-TV Gains NPPA Recognition The 2nd Quarter NPPA (National Press Photographers Association) Regional Quarterly Television News Clip Contest results are in and WRAL has three winners! Chad Whisnant and Len Besthoff took second place in the Spot News category for read more

Capitol Broadcasting Company Grants Scholarships

Capitol Broadcasting Company Grants Scholarships The North Carolina High School Athletic Association, Inc., was founded early in the 20th century. And even though the NCHSAA has witnessed dramatic growth in the scope of its programs and has had to deal read more

Briggs Building Renovation Featured In Our State

Briggs Building Renovation Featured In Our State Our State magazine featured the Briggs Hardware Building, home of the A.J. Fletcher Foundation, in an article about North Carolina architecture in its November issue. After purchasing the building in 1997, the Fletcher read more

Paul Pope Presented Silver Beaver Award

Paul Pope Presented Silver Beaver Award FOX 50 Station Manager Paul Pope received the Silver Beaver Award from the Scouts. Paul Pope, station manager for FOX 50, was awarded the Silver Beaver Award from the Occoneechee Council of the Boy read more

CBC Helps Celebrate Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

CBC Helps Celebrate Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Capitol Broadcasting Company honors the late Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and his dream by supporting the 2000 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Triangle Interfaith Prayer Breakfast on Monday, January 17. read more

Fletcher Foundation Buys Building

Fletcher Foundation Buys Building 1911 Photo Former department store, second historic downtown structure purchased by foundation, will be center for nonprofits or arts groups. The A.J. Fletcher Foundation is buying the former Boylan Pearce department store building on Fayetteville Street read more