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

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

December 31, 1999 11th Annual Coats For The Children A Huge Success

11th Annual Coats For The Children A Huge Success Thanks to all CBC employees and other volunteers who donated their time to help with this community event. For the 11th year, WRAL’s Coats for the Children was a huge success read more

December 13, 1999 WRAL Online Names Best Local Television Website in the U.S.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: December 13, 1999 Director of New Media John Conway 919-821-8592 WRAL Online Named Best Local Television Website in the U.S. Raleigh, NC —WRAL OnLine has won the prestigious Iris Award from the National Association of Television Programming read more

December 8, 1999 HDTV Mobile Unit on Exhibition at WRAL-TV

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: December 8, 1999 Contact: Susan Dahlin Marketing Director 919-790-5720 HDTV Mobile Unit on Exhibition at WRAL-TV Raleigh, NC — HDV-5, the High Definition Television Production Mobile for the new millennium, opened its doors for exhibit on December read more

December 1, 1999 14th Annual Midsouth Regional EMMY Award Nomination

14th Annual Midsouth Regional EMMY Award Nomination CBC stations received 25 total nominations for The Nashville/Midsouth Chapter of The National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences (NATAS) 14th Annual Midsouth Regional EMMY Awards. WRAL-TV piled up 22 Emmy nominations, including read more

November 30, 1999 Food Lion MVP Classic Broadcast in High Definition

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: November 30, 1999 Contact: Susan Dahlin Marketing Director 919-790-5720 Food Lion MVP Classic Broadcast in High Definition First College Basketball Tournament to Air in HDTV Charlotte, NC — The amazing clarity, wider view and spectacular sound of read more

November 23, 1999 WRAL-TV5’s Coats for the Children Helps Needy Families

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: November 23, 1999 Community Relations Director Loretta Harper 919-821-8652 WRAL-TV5’s Coats for the Children Helps Needy Families Raleigh, NC — For the eleventh year, WRAL-TV5 is collecting coats and money for families in need of winter clothing. read more

November 22, 1999 WRAL-TV Receives American Red Cross Recognition Award

WRAL-TV Receives American Red Cross Recognition Award On Monday, November 22, 1999, the American Red Cross of Wake County recognized WRAL-TV and numerous other organizations for outstanding contributions during Hurricane Floyd relief efforts. WRAL-TV5 received a commemorative plaque from the read more