October 15, 2015 The State Fair and WRAL Through the Years

The North Carolina State Fair has been around since 1853. WRAL joined the fun shortly after the station signed-on the air in the mid 1950s. Viewers have come to count on The Big 5 to cover horse shows, pig races, read more

October 13, 2015 Hail to a New Queen at WRAL-TV

Since the installation of four beehives on the roof of the WRAL-TV studios at Capitol Broadcasting’s headquarters on Western Blvd, the new inhabitants have been hard at work. Of the four hives, the CBC Hive is currently the strongest and read more

October 8, 2015 Jim Goodmon 1975

Dateline Raleigh, October 1975:  James Fletcher Goodmon has been named President and General Manager of Capitol Broadcasting Company, Inc.; it was announced by A.J. Fletcher, Chief Executive Officer. Goodmon, 32, succeeds Fred Fletcher who recently retired. (Tele-News Letter, Volume 18. read more

October 7, 2015 WRAL-TV Debuts New Out & About Series

Out & About online has been growing year after year due to the hard work of Kathy Hanrahan and the digital team.  Local fun-lovers turn to it for the very latest in what’s happening. WRAL-TV is now taking it to read more

October 5, 2015 MIX 101.5’s Gene and Julie are Marconi Winners!

MIX 101.5 Morning Personalities Gene and Julie Gates have won the “Oscar” of the radio industry.  The pair won the 2015 NAB Marconi Radio Award for Large Market Personality of the Year at the awards dinner at the 2015 Radio read more

October 1, 2015 Wrestlers and Opera Singers

Take a look at the picture and see if you can figure out where you are and what used to be there: The photo was taken in the hallway behind Studio A. At the top of the picture you can read more