CAPITOL BROADCASTING COMPANY WINS AWARD FOR HDTV DEVELOPMENT WORK

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 15, 1997 For additional information contact: John Greene (919) 847-4714 CAPITOL BROADCASTING COMPANY WINS AWARD FOR HDTV DEVELOPMENT WORK RALEIGH, NC, APRIL 15, 1997 — A Raleigh, North Carolina television station that has no viewing audience has been named “Broadcaster of the Year” by Television Broadcast magazine. WRAL-HD, an experimental high […]

Martin Luther King, Jr. Water Monument Dedication

Martin Luther King, Jr. Water Monument Dedication CBCers were part of the unveiling ceremony for the new Water Monument in the Martin Luther King Memorial Gardens in Southeast Raleigh. The company was a major contributor to the sculpture project. Corporate minority affairs director J.D. Lewis was among the speakers April 4th. Atlanta Mayor Bill Campbell […]

WRAL-HDTV ANNOUNCES PRESENCE ON WORLD WIDE WEB

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 04 , 1997 For additional information contact: John Greene (919) 847-4714 WRAL-HDTV ANNOUNCES PRESENCE ON WORLD WIDE WEB RALEIGH, NC, APRIL 4, 1997 — WRAL-HD, the first commercial television station to broadcast the HDTV signal, is launching a site on the World Wide Web. The Internet address is http://www.wral-hd.com. The new […]

Carolina Panthers vs. the Green Bay Packers

Carolina Panthers vs. the Green Bay Packers Sunday, January 12, 1997 – – – A plane with two lucky CBCers leaves Charlotte-Douglas Airport at 8:00 a.m. to go to the NFC Championship game with the Green Bay Packers. Earlier that week throughout every building, some CBCers said how excited they were that they may win […]

Carolina Panthers vs. the Dallas Cowboys

Carolina Panthers vs. the Dallas Cowboys The hottest ticket in town so far this year was to the NFC semifinal game between the Carolina Panthers and the Dallas Cowboys in Charlotte on January 5th, 1997. Everyone wanted a ticket and Capitol Broadcasting Company was fortunate enough to have a few. Some of the lucky CBC […]

Microspace Division News

Microspace Division News Microspace proudly announces the acquisition of a third full transponder on the Galaxy IV satellite. Microspace will begin beaming customer content to it on July 1st. The new transponder accommodates growth for paging and financial data delivery. Microspace is the world’s largest provider of satellite broadcasting services for audio and data, providing […]

WRAL-FM Wins a Gold Medallion Award

WRAL-FM Wins a Gold Medallion Award A fall 1996 WRAL-FM sales promotion, “Piece of the Pie”, posed a question to the Triangle. “When your recipe works, why change it?” “Piece of the Pie” won the Gold Medallion Award at the 1997 Promax Conference in Chicago. Promax is an annual international conference for promotion and marketing […]

CBCers Travel to Charlotte for Carolina Panthers Football

CBCers Travel to Charlotte for Carolina Panthers Football Once again this year, CBC had tickets to see the Carolina Panthers play host to the Pittsburgh Steelers in a pre-season game and to see the Panthers take on the Washington Redskins in the season opener at Ericsson Stadium in Charlotte. Lucky ticket winners, including Diane Richardson […]

Jim Goodmon Appears Before US House Subcommittee on Retransmission of Broadcast Signals License

Jim Goodmon Appears Before US House Subcommittee on Retransmission of Broadcast Signals License Capitol Broadcasting Company President and CEO Jim Goodmon spoke before the Subcommittee on Courts and Intellectual Property of the Committee on the Judiciary, US House of Representatives Hearing on the Copyright Licensing Regimes covering retransmission of broadcast signals license. Goodmon informed the […]

United Way Campaign 1997

United Way Campaign 1997 CBC raised $108,996 for the Triangle United Way. More than 300 CBCers gave a total of $76,863 for this worthy cause. That is an increase of more than $15,000 over last year’s total. A grand prize drawing was held at the conclusion of the CBC Raleigh area campaign. Robert Hale Roundtrip […]