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August 2, 1998 FOX Up and Running in Durham, NC

FOX Up and Running in Durham, NC WRAZ (FOX 50) is now firmly entrenched at DiamondView in Durham. Fox 50 made its debut 10:00 news cast on Saturday, August 1 to a crowd of onlookers, staff, fans, and clients. To read more

July 29, 1998 A Change is Underway for WRAZ

A Change is Underway for WRAZ On July 28th at 11:05am, the Certificate of Occupancy was issued by the city of Durham for FOX 50’s office space at the new Diamondview Building, 512 South Mangum Street in downtown Durham. The read more

July 22, 1998 Myrtle Beach Baseball Announces New Name and Logo

Myrtle Beach Baseball Announces New Name and Logo The Myrtle Beach Professional Baseball Club announced its new name, “Myrtle Beach Pelicans,’ and showed off its new logo on July 21 to an anxious public. After all, when it was announced read more

July 14, 1998 LOCAL TV ON SATELLITE HIRES JEFFREY MCINTYRE

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 14 , 1998 For additional information contact: John Hutchinson Local TV on Satellite, LLC 919-821-8885 LOCAL TV ON SATELLITE HIRES JEFFREY MCINTYRE AS VICE PRESIDENT – BROADCASTING: Satellites Will Transmit All Local Stations in All Markets, read more

July 13, 1998 WRAL-TV Wins the Triangle Media Softball League Championship

WRAL-TV Wins the Triangle Media Softball League Championship The WRAL-TV softball team earned “bragging rights” when it won the Triangle Media Softball League Championship on Saturday, July 11 with a 14-8 victory over its competition. The Triangle Media Softball League read more

May 11, 1998 LOCAL TV ON SATELLITE HIRES VETERAN BROADCASTER

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 11 , 1998 For additional information contact: James F. Goodmon (919) 821-8504 Capitol Broadcasting Company, Inc. E-mail:jgoodmon@cbc-raleigh.com LOCAL TV ON SATELLITE HIRES VETERAN BROADCASTER AS CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER: Satellites Will Transmit All Local Stations in All read more

May 5, 1998 “Military Medicine” Wins Peabody Award

“Military Medicine” Wins Peabody Award WRAL-TV’s investigative report “Military Medicine” by Stuart Watson and Richard Adkins won a Peabody Award. The May 4, 1998 Broadcasting and Cable Magazine had this to say about the report: The Peabody Awards have often read more

May 1, 1998 ACC Baseball Tournament at the DBAP

ACC Baseball Tournament at the DBAP The Durham Bulls will be hosting the 1998 ACC Baseball Tournament at the Durham Bulls Athletic Park on May 12-17. Tickets will be on sale beginning on March 21. This year’s double-elimination tournament will read more