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January 1, 1997 Microspace Division News

Microspace Division News Microspace proudly announces the acquisition of a third full transponder on the Galaxy IV satellite. Microspace will begin beaming customer content to it on July 1st. The new transponder accommodates growth for paging and financial data delivery. read more

United Way Campaign 1997

United Way Campaign 1997 The Triangle United Way threw out the first pitch of the 1997 Campaign at the Durham Bulls Athletic Park on September 4th. CBC Campaign Committe Members, Margie Gill, A.J. Fletcher Foundation, and Priscilla Holmes, Money Mailer read more

North Carolina News Network Wins RTNDA Spot News Award

  North Carolina News Network Wins RTNDA Spot News Award The Radio-Televison News Directors Association (RTNDA) will award the North Carolina News Network with the prestigious Edward R. Murrow Award for excellence in electronic journalism. The awards presentation will be read more

WRAL-HD Celebrates One Year Anniversary

WRAL-HD Celebrates One Year Anniversary According to Jim Goodmon, President and CEO of Capitol Broadcasting Company, HDTV is the next technological revolution in the area of home entertainment. Goodmon thinks HDTV has to be the future of free, over-the-air broadcast read more

Dan Wilkinson to Cover Southeast Farming for Cable

Dan Wilkinson to Cover Southeast Farming for Cable Capitol Agribusiness, in cooperation with WRAL-TV, is now producing a weekly regional insert for Channel Earth, a new DirecTV provider of programs. Dan Wilkinson is providing reports on southeastern farming to Channel read more

Curtis Media Group to Manager WDNC

Curtis Media Group to Manager WDNC Capitol Broadcasting Company has accepted an offer from Curtis Media Group to assume management of WDNC-AM in Durham, N.C., effective August 18, 1997. CBC’s Capitol Networks has managed the station since April 1994 under read more

A.J. Fletcher Foundation Launches Website

A.J. Fletcher Foundation Launches Website The A.J. Fletcher Foundation site on the World Wide Web has made its debut. The primary focus is traditionally on education, communication and the arts, however, the foundation funds agencies and organizations addressing a wide read more

Waltye Rasulala Transfers to the A.J. Fletcher Foundation

Waltye Rasulala Transfers to the A.J. Fletcher Foundation Congratulations to Waltye Rasulala, who is transferring to the A.J. Fletcher Foundation, after 19 years of service as Public Affairs Manager for WRAL-TV. Waltye’s new position will be Grants Coordinator with the read more

WRAL-HD Celebrates One Year Anniversary

Congratulations to Dan Metz – High Cotton Award Winner Dan Metz, Capitolnet Marketing Group web designer, was awarded the “High Cotton Award” by Capitol AgriBusiness General Manager Bev Holt for his design work on a new network site southernfarmer.com. The read more