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May 5, 1998 “Military Medicine” Wins Peabody Award

“Military Medicine” Wins Peabody Award WRAL-TV’s investigative report “Military Medicine” by Stuart Watson and Richard Adkins won a Peabody Award. The May 4, 1998 Broadcasting and Cable Magazine had this to say about the report: The Peabody Awards have often read more

May 1, 1998 ACC Baseball Tournament at the DBAP

ACC Baseball Tournament at the DBAP The Durham Bulls will be hosting the 1998 ACC Baseball Tournament at the Durham Bulls Athletic Park on May 12-17. Tickets will be on sale beginning on March 21. This year’s double-elimination tournament will read more

WRAL Wins Investigative Report Honors

WRAL Wins Investigative Report Honors WRAL-TV5’s October, 1997 investigative report on medical malpractice in the military has received a top award in the 1997 Investigative Reporters and Editors awards. The awards are given for top print and broadcast stories. WRAL’s read more

Renovations at Western Boulevard

Renovations at Western Boulevard Renovations at the WRAL-TV studios on Western Boulevard are underway. The first major undertaking: to relocate the massive 300 ft. tower. (We had to move it “a little to the right.”) Actually, it was moved into read more

April 14, 1998 Myrtle Beach Baseball Stadium Construction Begins

Myrtle Beach Baseball Stadium Construction Begins Although it was not very visible from the road due to foliage, construction on the Myrtle Beach stadium officially began on April 13th. The first phase of construction, which consists of land preparation, started read more

April 3, 1998 Jim Goodmon Receives Spirit of Scouting Award

Jim Goodmon Receives Spirit of Scouting Award Jim Goodmon, President and CEO of Capitol Broadcasting Company, was awarded the Spirit of Scouting Award during the 2nd Annual Whitney M. Young, Jr. Service Awards dinner held on Thursday, April 2 at read more

March 10, 1998 New Record Set at Atlanta Motor Speedway

New Record Set at Atlanta Motor Speedway A record 455 radio stations aired the March 9, 1998 PrimeStar 500 race from the Atlanta Motor Speedway. CN’s affiliations marketing staff, which consists of Melissa Lambeth, Chris Craven, John Napolitano, and Eric read more

March 1, 1998 New Record Set at Atlanta Motor Speedway

Capitol AgriBusiness News – March Capitol AgriBusiness will participate in the Carolinas-Virginia Chapter of the National Agri-Marketing Association’s Pork and Poultry Tour in early March. Farmers and agribusiness people from around the country will visit farms and plants related to read more