Capitol Broadcasting Named to First Family Business Award Winners List by Triangle Business Journal

CBC logo

On Tuesday, October 25, 2016, Triangle Business Journal announced the winners of the publication’s inaugural Family Business Awards, and Capitol Broadcasting Company made the list. According to the TBJ, these brand new awards “recognize family-owned, as well as closely held businesses, in the Triangle for overall excellence, innovation, ethics, philanthropy and contribution to the strength […]

“Radio with Pictures” – Battle for a Television License

Initial FCC grant of WRAL-TV license

In the mid-‘50s, Raleigh was still a radio town and WPTF was the powerhouse station. CBC was on the air with WRAL-AM and FM. The next frontier was television, and the battle was about to begin. Once again we turn to a chapter in Fred Fletcher’s book, “Tempus Fugit,” (published in 1990) for an inside […]