Capitol Broadcasting Launches New Contemporary Christian Radio Station

Capitol Broadcasting Launches New Contemporary Christian Radio Station Your favorite Contemporary Christian music is now available 24 hours a day, seven days a week on Cornerstone Radio, also known as WRAL HD2. Cornerstone Radio plays Contemporary Christian music from artists like Casting Crowns, Laura Story, MercyMe, Mandisa, Newsboys, Tenth Avenue North, Britt Nicole, Third Day, […]

The Man Behind WRAL-TV’s Brain Game

The Man Behind WRAL-TV’s Brain Game WRAL-TV Producer Kevin Shand is the man behind the scenes on every Brain Game episode. Brain Game is WRAL-TV’s locally produced, academic quiz bowl program for area high school students.  Brain Game airs each Saturday at 11:30am on WRAL-TV and is archived on WRAL.com. Back in the mid-90’s, our […]

Bulls Donate to Build Field for Disabled Kids

CBC’s George Habel (left) helps present a donation from the Durham Bulls to the Miracle League of Franklin County. The Durham Bulls and Capitol Broadcasting have partnered with Minor League Baseball Charities to donate $12,500 to the Miracle League of Franklin County, a baseball league for children with mental and physical disabilities. Specifically, the funds […]

FOX 50’s THE X FACTOR Auditions Are Back and Bigger Than Ever!

FOX 50’S THE X FACTOR AUDITIONS are back for a third season, giving local singers and groups the chance to win one-of-four guaranteed auditions with the producers of THE X FACTOR, a talent showcase with Deep South Entertainment and a demo produced by Osceola Studios! This year FOX 50’s THE X FACTOR AUDITION will be […]

Durham Summer Music Series Gets New Home, Name

Downtown Durham’s popular summer music series is moving across the street – from American Tobacco lawn to Diamond View Park – to accommodate bigger crowds, longer concerts and added attractions this year. The series formerly known as Music on the Lawn also gets a new name – Center Stage – to reflect a partnership with both American […]

FOX 50’s 2013 Lip Dub Project Winners Announced

Jack Britt High School of Fayetteville wins FOX 50’s Lip Dub 3 Grand Prize with their “U Can’t Touch This” video. A record-breaking two million votes have been tallied, and the grand prize winner of FOX 50’s 2013 Lip Dub Project is…Jack Britt High School!   The Fayetteville School wins $10,000 for their school, the […]

The WRAL Gardens Are In Bloom

The WRAL Azalea Gardens are now in full bloom. The WRAL Azalea Gardens are now in full bloom.  It’s a great time to stop by and see the beautiful azaleas and various other plants and flowers for yourself. Entrance to the gardens is free and open to the public. Capitol Broadcasting Company founder, the late […]

FOX 50 Creates First Weekly Bilingual Local TV Program

Every Sunday morning at 10:30am, viewers who speak Spanish, viewers who speak English and viewers who speak both languages can catch up on what is going on in the Latin communities of our state.  Hola NC is the brainchild of FOX 50 Account Executive Ana Maria Bonell, a native of Colombia, South America, who saw […]

MIX Business Manager Byrd’s Husband Receives Purple Heart

MIX Business Manager Byrd’s Husband Receives Purple Heart WRAL-FM’s Deana Byrd stands proudly by her husband, U.S. Army CW4 Dean Novotny after the ceremony where he received his Purple Heart. View the Slideshow WRAL-FM Business Manager Deana Byrd is married to a hero.  Her husband, CW4 US Army Dean Novotny recently received a Purple Heart […]

WRAL Launches New Weather Alert App

The Triangle had threats of severe weather last week as a cold front came in to meet the stretch of our first warm days of the spring, and WRAL was ready to help alert viewers of possible severe weather in their area with a new app.   WRAL recently launched the WRAL Weather Alert app. […]