July 28, 2017 Thank You!

MIX 101.5 WRAL-FM and WRAL-TV thank our generous listeners and viewers for contributing to the 2017 BackPack Buddies Mediathon! You donated over $188,000 and 2 tons of food for hungry kids in the Triangle. Kudos to WRAL-TV’s Justin Arner who read more

July 27, 2017 Intracoastal Waterway, A “Ribbon of Dreams”

July Throwback Thursday continues with the Dream Theme. Today we revisit the 2002 documentary titled “Ribbon of Dreams.” Ol’ Huck Finn had the muddy Mississippi River, but WRAL News anchor David Crabtree and photographer Keith Baker had the mighty Atlantic read more

July 19, 2017 BackPack Buddies Mediathon this Wednesday

Did you know that one in four children is at risk of hunger in North Carolina? Thanks to amazing programs such as the Inter-Faith Food Shuttle’s BackPack Buddies, that hunger is kept at bay for some. The program provides 2,100 read more

July 13, 2017 DREAMS OF GOLD. The Olympic Festival 1987

Everyone is familiar with the Olympics, summer and winter. But did you know there was an event, a warmup of sorts, for the Olympics? It was called the U.S. Olympic festival. This amateur sport spectacular started in 1978 and was read more

July 12, 2017 Learn Listen, Watch, Give – On July 19th

WRAL-FM and WRAL-TV BackPack Buddies Mediathon On Wednesday, July 19, 2017, MIX 101.5 and WRAL-TV will join forces to raise money and food in a day-long community event on TV, radio, and social media. The food and funds benefit Inter-Faith read more