WRAL-TV’s Fishel To Lead Town Hall Discussion “Smart Growth” on March 30

Greg Fishel

WRAL-TV Chief Meteorologist Greg Fishel will continue his quarterly Town Hall meeting series at the NC Museum of Natural Sciences on Thursday, March 30, 2017.  Discussing the topic “Smart Growth: Making Our Cities Sustainable,” Fishel will be joined by Vatsal Bhatt of the U.S. Green Building Council and Kenneth Bowers, Director of Planning for the […]

Boy Scouts Honor Jim Goodmon with Lifetime Achievement Award

Jim Goodmon

The Occoneechee Council of the Boy Scouts of America recently honored CBC President & CEO Jim Goodmon with its NC Good Scout Lifetime Achievement Award.  Goodmon received the recognition at the 2017 Friends of Scouting Breakfast, held at the North Raleigh Hilton on Friday, March 3. “It was a reminder of the positive role Boy […]

CBC Celebrates 80 Years!

RCA Hall

The CBC campus on Western Boulevard has been dubbed “Celebration Central”. We celebrated the 60th Anniversary of WRAL on December 15, 2016 and then we puffed up our peacock feathers on February 28 marking our one year anniversary as an NBC affiliate. But we have one more anniversary to acknowledge and it is a big […]

Durham Bulls Launch Mini Plan Madness

Durham Bulls Mini Plan Madness

Promotion Offers Fans Chance to Win up to Four Different Prizes With college basketball postseason in full swing, the Durham Bulls have introduced Mini Plan Madness, a unique promotion offering fans the chance to win up to four different prizes. The campaign coincides with the team’s 20th anniversary celebration as the Tampa Bay Rays’ Triple-A […]

American Tobacco Re-energizes Reed Lobby with new Art Exhibit

'Black on Black' at American Tobacco

With the Crowe Lobby art gallery closing to make way for patron seating for ATC’s newest restaurant, Maybelle’s, the challenge was on to find a new location. Arts Now presented by PNC and the Art of Cool Festival were eager to display The Black on Black project at American Tobacco  in the weeks leading up […]

Durham Featured in ‘Garden & Gun’

Garden & Gun

The Feb/March issue of Garden & Gun features downtown Durham, including glimpses of the American Tobacco campus, a cornerstone of the downtown revitalization.  Bronwen Dickey penned the article “Bullish on the Bull City” with his insights about the town he previously called home and now calls home again. “When I drill down to what most […]

Durham Bulls, Duke Baseball to Square Off in ‘Battle in the Bull City’

Battle in Bull City

Two Teams to Play Exhibition Game April 4 at the DBAP The Durham Bulls will take on the Duke Blue Devils in the first-ever exhibition game between the two teams on April 4 at Durham Bulls Athletic Park. The 6:05 p.m. contest, presented by Groupon, will be the first chance to catch the 2017 Bulls […]

Dateline NBC Interviews WRAL-TV’s Sims for Episode about Peterson Case

Julia Sims

WRAL-TV Reporter Julia Sims recently got a chance to sit on the other side of the microphone.  After the Mike Peterson murder case closed its latest and final chapter, Dateline NBC reached out to interview her.  Sims has been covering the case for WRAL-TV over the years. She shared about her experience with Capcom: Dateline […]

CBC/WRAL-TV Night at UNC-TV’s 2017 Spring Fundraiser: Supporting Public Television

CBC/WRAL Night at UNC-TV 2017

Over the past 15 years, Capitol Broadcasting and WRAL-TV have established a tradition of supporting public television.  On Monday, March 6, 2017, CBC volunteers kept that tradition going while helping UNC-TV with the first night of its Spring Fundraiser, a revamp and refocus from the previous UNC-TV FESTIVAL. CBC’ers helped debut the brand new set, […]