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January 1, 2000 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

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