CBC HR Team Getting Ballpark Staff Ready to Play Ball

Lori Grant & Michelle Brooks

A pair of stalwart members of the Capitol Broadcasting’s dream team have been getting the company’s two Coastal Plain League teams ready to launch their 2024 season.  Corp HR Business Partner Michelle Brooks and Corp Talent Acquisition Specialist Lori Grant have been frequent faces at both ballparks over the past week, onboarding the leagues of […]

CBC’s CPL Teams Salamanders, Yard Gnomes One Week Away From Season Opener

Greenville Yard Gnomes & Holly Springs Salamanders logos

The world of baseball at Capitol Broadcasting is about to expand like fireworks on a Friday night.  The Holly Springs Salamanders will open their season at home at Ting Stadium on Thursday, May 23, 2024, against the Wilmington Sharks.  And the brand new Greenville Yard Gnomes open their first season away on the same night […]

Greenville Yard Gnomes Announce Single-Game Tickets Now on Sale

Greenville Yard Gnomes Single Game Tix

Tickets now on sale for all 30 home games, including Gnome Opener on Friday, May 24 The Greenville Yard Gnomes announced today that single-game tickets for all 30 home games of the inaugural season at Guy Smith Stadium, including the Gnome Opener on Friday, May 24, are now on sale. Tickets can be purchased by […]

There’s No Place Like Gnome for the Greenville Yard Gnomes

Greenville Yard Gnomes

Team pays tribute to underground treasure protectors of ‘Pirate Nation’ with nods to ECU & city’s history It’s ‘Gnome Sweet Gnome’ for Greenville, North Carolina’s newest baseball team, as the Greenville Yard Gnomes will embark on their inaugural season in the Coastal Plain League. Fans will have their first chance to root, root, root for […]

Finalists Revealed for Greenville ‘Name Your Team Contest’

Greenville Baseball Club

Fans can vote for Ballhogs, Booty, Garden Gnomes, Scallywags or Peglegs until October 27 After receiving more than 450 responses and over 350 unique name submissions for the Greenville “Name Your Team Contest”, the five finalists have been revealed. Fans can vote for their favorite name now through Friday, October 27, at coastalplain.com/Greenvilletop5. The five […]

Greenville Name Your Team Contest Announced

Greenville Baseball Club

Fan whose submission leads to team name to receive Ultimate VIP Package & throw out first pitch  Greenville, NC- The city of Greenville is set to begin a new chapter of Coastal Plain League (CPL) baseball in May of 2024, and the team needs a name. All fans are invited to join our “Name Your […]

Capitol Broadcasting a Sponsor for Raleigh’s Women in Sports & Events Org

WISE Raleigh logo

Five CBC Staffers Become Members Two former CBC employees have helped make a connection between Capitol Broadcasting and a nonprofit organization known for being a voice and resource for women in the business of sports.  CBC is now a corporate partner of Women in Sports & Events (WISE) Greater Raleigh. Carolina Hurricanes Senior Manager for […]

NC Wesleyan and Capitol Broadcasting Company Team up

NCWU and CBC partnership

North Carolina Wesleyan University (NCWU) has established a new partnership with Capitol Broadcasting Company (CBC) for students to gain practical, hands-on experience through job shadowing and internship opportunities. CBC is the parent company of the Durham Bulls, the Coastal Plain League and the Holly Springs Salamanders, among other companies. As part of this exclusive agreement, […]

Capitol Broadcasting Company Closes on Acquisition of Coastal Plain League

CBC appoints Chip Allen as Commissioner Capitol Broadcasting Company (CBC) has announced they have closed on the purchase to own and operate the Coastal Plain League (CPL), one of the premier summer collegiate wood bat leagues in the country, from the Petitt Family, who have owned and operated the league since 1997.  CBC has owned […]