August 28, 2002 Durham Celebrates American Tobacco Renovation With A Bang

Durham Celebrates American Tobacco Renovation With A Bang Lucky Strike Smokestack Permanently Lighted County Commissioners Chairwoman Mary Ann Black, Durham Mayor Bill Bell (center) & CBC President & CEO Jim Goodmon flipped the switch to light the Lucky Strike tower. read more

August 27, 2002 Durham Bulls Promote Healthy Eating with Concessions

Durham Bulls Promote Healthy Eating with Concessions The Durham County Health Department distributed the following press release in early August, celebrating the Durham Bulls efforts to provide healthier food choices to their fans. Durham Bulls lead national trend by offering read more

August 26, 2002 Coakley Wins League Award For Second Year Running

Coakley Wins League Award For Second Year Running Myrtle Beach Pelicans Head Groundskeeper Patrick Coakley For the second time in as many years, Myrtle Beach Pelicans head groundskeeper Patrick Coakley has been named the Carolina League Groundskeeper of the Year. read more

August 22, 2002 CBC Stations To Air Bulls 100th Anniversary Special

CBC Stations To Air Bulls 100th Anniversary Special The Durham Bulls will hit the airwaves on Saturday, August 24, 2002, with “Grand Slam! 100 Years of Durham Bulls Baseball.” The half-hour special will be broadcast on both WRAL-TV5 and FOX50. read more

August 20, 2002 Fletcher Foundation Loses Valued Board Member & Friend

Fletcher Foundation Loses Valued Board Member & Friend Dr. Claire Freeman, longtime board member of the A.J. Fletcher Foundation, died Saturday, August 17. Dr. Claire E. Freeman, board member of the A.J. Fletcher Foundation since 1982, died on Saturday, August read more

August 16, 2002 New cXp Episode To Air In August

New cXp Episode To Air In August “Yelling I Love You” To Debut Saturday WRAL-TV’s award winning original program centralXpress.com will hit the airways with a new episode on Saturday, August 17, 2002, at 10am. The cXp series has aired read more

August 15, 2002 NASCAR Driver Visits Pelicans

NASCAR Driver Visits Pelicans NASCAR Driver Rusty Wallace took questions from the crowd with Darlington Raceway Director of Public Relations Cathy Mock as emcee. Wallace threw out the first pitch after the one hour rain delay. Wallace stopped for a read more

August 12, 2002 WRAL-FM Ratings Top Charts

WRAL-FM Ratings Top Charts The Triangle is tuning in to WRAL-FM/MIX 101.5. With the recent publication of audience ratings, the CBC radio station saw increases in their rankings and attractiveness among its demographic. “We have been experiencing ratings erosion over read more