95.7 FM That Station Contributor Menconi Tapped as 2019 Piedmont Laureate

That Old North State Radio Hour

Each Wednesday night at 7pm, listeners of 95.7 FM That Station can tune in to hear an hour of local music curated by music journalist David Menconi.  The News & Observer music critic picks his own music and provides in-depth behind the music content heard only on CBC’s That Station.  During 2019, Menconi will hold […]

Take The Challenge: Submit an Idea for America Tobacco’s Next Great Event

American Tobacco Next Great Event Challenge

American Tobacco wants your great ideas for big events! Dubbed “The Triangle’s Next Great Event Challenge,” the application window is open now through February 15 for event planners, nonprofit groups, concert promoters, tech evangelists, sports enthusiasts and everyone in between to make their case for why and how their dream event will tap into a […]

Nothing Says “I Love You” Like MIX 101.5

MIX 101.5 Valentine's Dedication

Take it to the next level this Valentine’s Day with a little help from MIX 101.5! MIX 101.5 is giving listeners a chance to send an extra special Valentine’s message this year.  Say ‘I love you’ by dedicating a song, with your very own special message to your love on the radio for the whole […]

Salamanders Announce Kevin Soine as Head Coach for 2019

Kevin Soine

The Holly Springs Salamanders have announced Kevin Soine as the head coach for the 2019 season.  Soine joins the Salamanders after spending two seasons with the Martinsville Mustangs of the Coastal Plain League. “I am incredibly humbled and honored to be the next head coach for the Holly Springs Salamanders,” Soine said. “I want to […]

30th Annual WRAL-TV Coats for Children Campaign Brings in Record-Breaking Total

Coats for the Children

WRAL-TV hit a huge milestone for the 30th Coats for the Children Campaign.  The final totals are now in, and the highest ever total has been raised to help the Salvation Army keep kids warm, $191,562!  This total will completely outfit more than 1,500 children in our area with warm, winter gear for the cold […]

WRAL-TV’s Crabtree Challenges Crowd to Take a Stand at 39th Annual MLK Prayer Breakfast

David Crabtree

“This is a breakfast of love.” – William Lucas, Senior Pastor, First Chronicles Community Church, Durham The ballroom at the Sheraton Imperial in RTP filled to overflowing with attendees of the 39th Annual Martin Luther King Triangle Interfaith Prayer Breakfast on Monday, January 21, 2019.  Capitol Broadcasting Company served as the presenting sponsor for the […]

Brady Williams Named New Bulls Manager

Brady Williams

New Skipper to Lead Bulls in Quest for Team’s Third Straight Title The Durham Bulls, in conjunction with the Tampa Bay Rays, have announced Brady Williams as the new manager of the Bulls. Williams takes over for Jared Sandberg, who was hired as a Major League Field Coordinator by the Seattle Mariners in November. Joining […]

The Sports Shops’ Reese Shops with a Kappa

Erroll Reese

The Sports Shop Radio Host Erroll Reese took part in a special event over the holidays with his fellow fraternity members.  Reese, who appears with co-host Kevin McClendon on The Sports Shop with Reese & K-Mac weekday mornings on Buzz Sports Radio, pitched in with fellow members of the Cary Alumni Chapter of Kappa Alpha […]

Bull Durham Brewing Sold, Will Stay at DBAP

Bull Durham Beer

The first brewery in America to operate in a Minor League baseball stadium, Bull Durham Beer Co., owned by WRAL and Durham Bulls parent company Capitol Broadcasting, has been sold. R&D Brewing Company based in Raleigh purchased Bull Durham Beer Co. for an undisclosed amount. Operations will be unchanged at Durham Bulls Athletic Park, and […]