September 21, 1999 WRAL-TV5’s Launches “Hurricane Floyd Community Relief”

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 21, 1999 Cindy Sink 919-821-8643 WRAL-TV5’s Launches “Hurricane Floyd Community Relief” Raleigh, NC — As thousands of eastern North Carolina residents scramble for higher ground and forecasters warn of more rain on the way, WRAL-TV5 will read more

September 1, 1999 The Cape Light: Away from the Edge

The Cape Light: Away from the Edge By Scott Mason, WRAL-TV Imagine lifting up and moving the tallest lighthouse in America – the Cape Hatteras Lighthouse – 208 feet high, 10 million pounds of brick and granite. It is a read more

August 1, 1999 WRAL-OnLine Helps Capture a Criminal

WRAL-OnLine Helps Capture a Criminal WRAL-OnLine proves how invaluable the Internet can be, and just what potential it has. On June 3, 1997, Francisco Carrasco-Gutierrez, a transient, was shot as he slept beneath the Boylan Avenue Bridge at a transient read more

Randy Mews Receives Award for Best Commercial Production

Randy Mews Receives Award for Best Commercial Production At the annual North Carolina Association of Broadcasters (NCAB) convention held in Myrtle Beach in early August, Randy Mews (currently with WRAL-TV) was presented with an award for the best commercial produced read more

May 1, 1999 WRAL-HD Produces centralXpress.com in HDTV

WRAL-HD Produces centralXpress.com in HDTV centralXpress.com, produced by WRAL-TV 5 in Raleigh, has just added another milestone to its list of accolades by becoming the first locally produced drama to be produced in HDTV. The program has already won three read more

WRAL-HD’s Digital Dynamos

WRAL-HD’s Digital Dynamos RTNDA Communicator, a monthly publication by Radio-Television News Directors Association, published an article in their April 1999 issue called, “Digital Dynamos.” Written by Jill Geisler, it provides an in-depth look at the people behind WRAL-HD’s pioneering exploits read more