February 12, 2015 VTRs, TCRs, Quads, etc.

“If someone comes to me and says, ‘I’ve got this device,’ I then ask: ‘One, does it give us a better look on the air? Two, is it more reliable? Three, is it cost-efficient?’ If it doesn’t serve one of read more

February 9, 2015 American Underground Honored with TBJ Real Estate Award

American Tobacco has another award to add to its collection.  American Underground won the honor for Economic Development for Existing Industry in the Triangle Business Journal’s 2015 Real Estate Awards. “Since its inception in a basement-level office at the American read more

February 5, 2015 Give Us 18 Minutes, We’ll Give You the World

“I was cable before cable was cool.” Ted Turner, May 1982. Turner, aka “Mouth of the South,” founder of Cable News Network – CNN, was tooting his horn at the National Cable Television Association convention in Las Vegas. However, a read more

MIX 101.5 WRAL-FM Promotes Sales Manager to GM

Capitol Broadcasting Company’s MIX 101.5 WRAL-FM has announced that Katie Phillips will take over the helm when Vice-President and General Manager Ardie Gregory retires in February. “I am happy for both Katie and the entire MIX staff.  She has proven read more

January 29, 2015 You Can’t Make This Stuff Up

The premiere history-in-the-making event to cover is the Inauguration of the President of the United State of America. It is the ultimate visual of democracy on display. The people have spoken, by way of vote, and a peaceful transfer of read more

January 22, 2015 Logos and Paint Schemes Through the Years

1.  Can you arrange SKY 5 and her logos in order from 1st to current? A .  B.  C.  2. Place LIVESTAR I, LIVESTAR II, LIVESTAR III in the correct order. A.  B.  C.  3.  Can you name the art director read more

January 12, 2015 WRAL’s Jeff Gravley Named NC Sportscaster of the Year

WRAL-TV sports anchor Jeff Gravley was named North Carolina Sportscaster of the Year Thursday, January 8, 2015, by the National Sportscasters and Sportswriters Association. It is the second time Gravley has claimed the honor, also winning in 1998. “I work read more