Charlotte Market Jump A Boon for CBC Stations

See the new rankings for yourself here. (pdf 54KB) CBC/Charlotte television stations WJZY CW46 and WMYT My TV12 are reaping the rewards of being located in a Top-25 television market.   Nielsen Media Research recently announced that the Charlotte market has become the nation’s 25th largest DMA (Designated Market Area) with 1,085,640 television households. An […]

Richmond Braves Win Governors’ Cup

Richmond Braves Win Governors’ Cup Doug Clark and Carlos Mendez blasted back-to-back home runs in the bottom of the first inning and Richmond never looked back as the Braves defeated Durham, 7-2 on Saturday night in Richmond to win their first Governors’ Cup Championship since 1994. Justin Ruggiano’s solo home run in the third inning […]

NCNN Examines “The Quest for Care”

In 2001, the General Assembly adopted significant reforms to restructure the delivery of services to individuals with mental illnesses. The foundation for this reform called for a decreased reliance on state institutions in favor of local services. Six years later, many families say they are overwhelmed by these changes. Rural, low-wealth counties are struggling to […]

Field of Dreams Career Fair Planned for October

The Durham Bulls will once again host “The Field of Dreams” Career Expo at Durham Bulls Athletic Park Thursday, October 4 from 4:00 to 7:00pm. In 2007, the Career Expo attracted thousands of job seekers and over 50 Triangle companies! Companies in attendance will have a table display on the main concourse of the DBAP. […]

WRAL-TV Launches a New Invention in Doppler Technology

WRAL-TV Launches a New Invention in Doppler Technology Chief Meteorologist Greg Fishel Premieres DUALDoppler5000 Continuing its long history of technical innovation, WRAL-TV debuted the most powerful and accurate broadcast radar ever built, during WRAL News at 5:00 on September 12, 2007. With a million watts of power and newly invented dual polarization technology, the all-new […]

Bulls Win a Thriller in Richmond, 3-2

Bulls Win a Thriller in Richmond, 3-2 Catcher Michel Hernandez hit a two-out, two-run single in the top of the seventh inning scoring Justin Ruggiano and Chris Richard with the go-ahead runs as the Bulls came from behind to beat the Richmond Braves, 3-2 on Thursday night at the Diamond in Richmond. Durham now holds […]

Niemann Dazzles as Bulls Even Series at One

Niemann Dazzles as Bulls Even Series at One Bulls RHP Jeff Niemann (2-0) allowed just one run on six hits while striking out nine batters over eight innings in a 5-1 victory over the Richmond Braves in Game 2 of the final round of the 2007 Governors’ Cup Playoffs on Wednesday night. The best-of-five series […]

Braves Out-Duel Bulls in Finals Opener

The Bulls rallied in the eighth and ninth innings and brought the winning run to the plate, but the Richmond Braves managed to hold on for a 4-2 in Game 1 of the 2007 Governors’ Cup Playoffs on Tuesday night at the Durham Bulls Athletic Park. The Braves took charge in the seventh inning, scoring […]

Governors’ Cup on Display at DBAP

Governors’ Cup on Display at DBAP With the Durham Bulls opening the International League Championship Series at the Durham Bulls Athletic Park on Tuesday, Sept 11, 2007, the International League has sent the Governors’ Cup to Durham to be displayed on the concourse for Games One and Two. The Cup will be making its first […]

Longtime Traffic Reporter Mark Roberts To Leave WRAL News

Longtime Traffic Reporter Mark Roberts To Leave WRAL News WRAL-TV Trafficologist Mark Roberts The face of Triangle television’s morning rush-hour is set to change next month when longtime traffic reporter Mark Roberts leaves the WRAL-TV news team to form his own media and communications company.   The new venture–Mark Roberts Enterprises, Inc.—will give the 17-year […]