September 2, 2015 MIX Listeners Win Night at the Bulls

What do you get when you mix radio and baseball?  A fun night at the Durham Bulls for some lucky MIX 101.5 listeners. In a recent contest, WRAL-FM Morning Show Co-Hosts Gene and Julie Gates challenged listeners to “Beat the read more

September 1, 2015 Bulls Go Bald for Children’s Cancer

The Capitol Broadcasting suite at the Durham Bulls Athletic Park is infamous for its barber chair and dedicated barber, but the front office staff and team took getting your hair cut at the ballpark to a whole new level on read more

August 27, 2015 WRAL’s First Female Sportscaster

The February, 1968 edition of Tele-News Letter introduced the newest addition to the WRAL sports department without divulging her name: “A winsome bit of pulchritude with a penchant for prodigious percentages in pigskin prognostications joins the TV5 Sports staff in read more

August 25, 2015 Durham Bulls Set New Single-Season Sellout Record

Thirteenth Capacity-Plus Crowd of the Year Breaks DBAP’s Previous Mark Set in 1998 Saturday night’s announced crowd of 10,417 is the thirteenth sellout at Durham Bulls Athletic Park this season, breaking the previous single-season high of twelve sellouts set in 1998. read more

August 24, 2015 Durham Bulls Team with Vs. Cancer Foundation

Players, Coaches, and Front Office Members to Shave Heads to Raise Funds to Cure Kids’ Cancer The Durham Bulls have announced a partnership with the Vs. Cancer Foundation to Cure Kids’ Cancer. Bulls players, coaches and front office staff members are read more

August 21, 2015 Young Players Honored at Bulls

A group of local youth recently took center stage at the Durham Bulls on Friday, August 7, 2015.  Players from the Durham Bulls Youth Athletic League (DBYAL) Blue Jays were celebrated as part of the Play Ball initiative, a joint read more

August 20, 2015 Drones Spotted At CBC: See the VIDEO

Yes, drones recently appeared atop Capitol Broadcasting Company’s headquarters on Western Blvd in Raleigh.  But don’t worry; it’s not a secret government spy program.  Four hives of honey bees now call the roof of the WRAL studios home.  Find out read more

Vol. 1 No. 1 WRAL Tele-news Letter

Ladies and gentlemen, today we present to you the very first newsletter of WRAL-TV, March 1958. The latest trip out to the transmitter storage buildings yielded another mother-lode of golden goodies from CBC’s history. The cover story shows the broadcast read more