Tower of Power

Tower sections

We chronicled WRAL’s worst nightmare in the December edition of CapCom, when the broadcast tower, located in Auburn, crumbled to the ground on December 10, 1989. The cause was uneven thawing of heavy ice on the tower. WPTF’s tower, owned by Durham Life Broadcasting Company, met the same fate thirty minutes earlier. Instead of hand-wringing, […]

WRAL, CBC Sports Radio in Indianapolis with Duke for Final Four

Tony Gupton

The Duke Blue Devils are heading to the Final Four, and CBC will be there to bring all the action back to Triangle viewers.  WRAL-TV crews are already on-site in Indianapolis, working on a half-hour special for Friday night, and CBC Sports Radio’s Adam Gold & Joe Ovies are getting ready for their live court-side […]