6th CBC Sports Radio Open Moved to November, Again Benefits The Helene Foundation

6th Annual CBC Sports Radio Open

COVID postponed but did not stop the 6th Annual CBC Sports Radio Open.  The event took place at Riverwood Golf Club in Clayton on Friday, November 6, 2020.  Riverwood and the Jim Allen Group served as presenting sponsors for the golf tourney which benefited The Helene Foundation. “Typically, these take place in June but due […]

Major Expansion Coming for Durham’s American Tobacco Campus

American Tobacco Expansion

American Tobacco Campus (ATC) is getting supersized as a new partnership is planning to greatly expand development around the historic district. Capitol Broadcasting Co. (CBC), which owns the campus, WRAL-TV, and WRAL TechWire, has formed a joint venture with Hines, an international real estate firm, and USAA Real Estate to develop a 700,000-square-foot mixed-use project on 11 acres […]

Holly Springs Salamanders Announce 2021 Schedule

Holly Springs Salamanders

Coastal Plain League team will play a 30-game home schedule   The Holly Springs Salamanders have announced their schedule for the 2021 summer season. Opening Night at Ting Stadium is scheduled for Friday, May 28 against the Tri-City Chili Peppers! The Salamanders will start the summer with two pre-season exhibition games on May 22 and […]

WRAL Political Reporters Make Washington Post List to Follow

Laura Leslie & Travis Fain

The Washington Post released a 2020 list of outstanding politics reporters to follow, and the WRAL-TV team made the list. WRAL Capitol Bureau Chief Laura Leslie and WRAL State Government Reporter Travis Fain earned spots in “The Fix’s 2020 list of outstanding politics reporters to following every state.” The Fix Editor Natalie Jennings penned the […]

WRAL News Announces New Anchor Teams

WRAL Anchor Teams

Changes Coming in November Lena Tillett joins Gerald Owens on anchor desk for 4 p.m., 5:30 p.m. and 10 p.m. newscasts  Mikaya Thurmond moves to weekdays, joining Ken Smith from the anchor desk at 7 a.m. and 9 a.m.  Kathryn Brown departure, leaving local news WRAL News, the most watched news team in the Triangle, […]

The Famous Snorting Bull Takes a Hit From Zeta

Durham Bulls Snorting Bull

The Durham Bulls owe Zeta a steak.  On Thursday, October 29, 2020, remnants from Tropical Storm Zeta came through Durham Bulls Athletic Park and took out a piece of the famous Snorting Bull above the Blue Monster in left field. The Snorting Bull has been on the list to get updated and replaced, but Tropical […]

Durham Bulls Partner with BASF and Cree|Wolfspeed to Create Pollinator Garden at Durham Bulls Athletic Park

Durham Bulls Pollinator Garden

Bulls, BASF, and Cree|Wolfspeed improve sustainability with pollinator garden The Durham Bulls have announced a partnership with BASF Agricultural Solutions North America, a leading supplier in the agriculture industry creating sustainable and innovative solutions for farmers, and Cree|Wolfspeed, a powerhouse semiconductor company focused on silicon carbide and GaN technologies, to create a pollinator garden at […]

Election Day Information, Coverage on WRAL-TV, WRAL.com

Decision 2020

WRAL-TV is your source for Election information.  WRAL.com has helpful information for those heading to the polls today, Tuesday, November 3, 2020.  Find sample ballots, polling locations and more.  Then tune in to WRAL-TV and FOX 50 for Election Day coverage. WRAL.com Resources: What to know if you’re voting on Election Day WRAL.com: Politics WRAL […]