The Broadening World of Radio: Emerging Leaders Profile on Zenobia Dowdy

Zenobia Dowdy

“It’s only been a short time for me, but Zenobia has been great. She brings great energy and focus into the building each day!”– CBC Radio Brand Manager Chris Edge, about Emerging Leaders Intern Zenobia Dowdy For the past 4 months, 10 students from NC Central University have been interning in Capitol Broadcasting divisions through […]

Taking Tasks In Stride: Emerging Leaders Profile on Breann Wyman

Breann Wyman

“Breann has been a joy to work with – she’s very much like a duck, in that she’s very calm and collected but working fast and furiously underneath the surface. We’ve thrown very different types of asks her way, and she’s tackled each and every one!”– WRAL Digital Director of Operations Laney Tipton, about Emerging […]

Exploring the Wide World of Marketing: Emerging Leaders Profile on Jordyn Davis

Jordyn Davis

“Jordyn started contributing and sharing ideas on Day 1, and I hope she will continue into her career with that same level of enthusiasm and excitement. I’ve enjoyed having her on the team.”– WRAL Digital Marketing Director Laura Worthington, about Emerging Leaders Intern Jordyn Davis For the past 4 months, 10 students from NC Central […]

Learning Versatility: Emerging Leaders Profile on Grant Flanders

Grant Flanders

“It has been a pleasure working with Grant through the Emerging Leaders Program,” she said.  “Each day he came to the ballpark with a positive attitude, ready to learn, asking questions and helping wherever needed!”– DBBC Sponsorship Services Coordinator Heather Hill, about Emerging Leaders Intern Grant Flanders For the past 4 months, 10 students from […]

Headed for Success: Emerging Leaders Profile on Arianne Brown-Stephenson

Arianne Brown-Stephenson

“Arianne is an award-winning athlete, top of her class academically and still finds the time to put real focus and intent into her internship. I have to say I have been impressed by the way she has carried herself and I am sure she is headed for much success in her future career path.”– MCC […]

Flexibility and Quick Thinking: Emerging Leaders Profile on Robert Furges

Robert Furges & Maggie Brown

“Robert came here with such enthusiasm and a passion for sports. He’s been eager to learn as much as possible, and he’s determined to apply his experience to land his first job after graduation.”– WRAL-TV Asst News Director Aysu Basaran, about Emerging Leaders Intern Robert Furges For the past 4 months, 10 students from NC […]

Emerging Leaders Excel in Inaugural CBC Program: Profile on Anthony Robinson

Anthony Robinson

For the past 4 months, 10 students from NC Central University have been interning in Capitol Broadcasting divisions through the inaugural Emerging Leaders Program.  A partnership between CBC and Leadership Triangle, the program combines hands on learning in departments aligned to their interests along with workshops led by LT coaches.  The program will culminate with […]

WRAL-TV’s Coats for the Children Campaign Keeping Children Warm for 34 Years

WRAL-TV's Coats for the Children

Collection of warm winter clothing and new toys through Dec. 31Coats for the Children Telethon on Friday, Dec. 9 WRAL-TV is once again collecting warm winter clothing, money and new toys for Salvation Army families in need. This annual community service campaign, presented by Jiffy Lube and WellCare, is one of WRAL-TV’s signature events. Now […]

WRAL-TV Garners 22 Emmy Nominations

National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences

The Nashville/Midsouth Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences announced the nominees for the 37th Midsouth Regional Emmy Awards via livestream on Tuesday, November 22, 2022, and WRAL-TV received 22 nods, including a nomination for News Excellence. The WRAL-TV nominees are: NEWS EXCELLENCEWRAL-TV BREAKING OR SPOT NEWS – MULTIPLE REPORTSBlack Friday Mall Shooting […]

WRAL-TV Wins Big at RTDNAC/AP 2022 Awards

WRAL-TV was a big winner at the annual Radio Television Digital News Association of the Carolinas (RTDNAC) annual awards, taking home first place for outstanding news operation and news director of the year.  The awards were presented during the organization’s convention at the Charlotte Motor Speedway on Saturday, November 12, 2022. WRAL won an impressive […]