June 10, 2016 Indy Week Best of the Triangle 2016 Nods for CBC

Independent Weekly has released their 2016 Best of the Triangle, and CBC entities and personalities have made the list.  With a new voting process this year, Indy Week says that the winners are more reflective than ever of their readers’ read more

June 2, 2016 Believe It or Not

1. ABC News anchor Peter Jennings, during his early years as a reporter with the network, visited Raleigh to_________. a) Present a lecture on journalism at NCSU. b) Visit WRAL and appear in promos with local news anchors. c) Be read more

May 26, 2016 WRAL-AM Marketing and Another WRAL 1st!

“Grass Roots” marketing must have originated at WRAL-AM. The station signed-on March 22, 1939, from studios at 130 South Salisbury Street in Raleigh.  At that point in time, WRAL-AM was a 250 watt underdog to the 50,000 watt dominant WPTF read more

May 13, 2016 MIX and FOX 50 Join Forces for Family Feud

Capitol Broadcasting Company is family-owned and our divisions are like family. What better way to support one another than to work together to promote some fun families?  MIX 101.5 and FOX 50 recently joined forces to highlight FAMILY FEUD, the read more

May 10, 2016 MIX Awards The Mother of ALL Mother’s Day Prizes

MIX 101.5 WRAL-FM celebrated this year’s Mother’s Day by giving away a year’s worth of massages, house cleaning, weekly meals at Chick-fil-A and a trophy, themed “The Mother of ALL Mother’s Day Prizes.”  Who doesn’t want a year’s worth of read more

April 25, 2016 MIX Responds to the Loss of a Music Legend

“The beauty of local radio is that we can respond. It’s one of our greatest strengths. We’re in the community and can be with our listeners as things happen. We can commiserate with the listener as things happen.” — WRAL-FM read more

March 31, 2016 Tack

Ned Attayek is a Johnston County boy who became known as “Tack” on WRAL-FM, called “101” back in the ‘70s. Today, he still works at WRAL-FM but has gone high tech as the WRAL-FM Web/Computer Network Supervisor. The name Tack read more

March 10, 2016 Looking for Some NBC Swag?

When we think of “logo swag,” we usually think of t-shirts, caps, cups, pens, etc. Back-in-the-day, swag also included something that is rarely seen anymore; matchbooks! Take a look at this clever WRAL-TV/NBC matchbook! WRAL-AM radio was featured on the read more