CBC’s Annual MLK Breakfast Inspires Putting Actions Behind Words

2016 MLK Breakfast

“The real question of the day is what do you say, what are you doing?” – Reverend Mark-Anthony Middleton, Pastor of Abundant Hope Christian Church, Durham On Monday, January 18, 2016, Capitol Broadcasting Company proudly served as the presenting sponsor for the 36th annual Martin Luther King Jr. Triangle Interfaith Prayer Breakfast. The 2016 theme […]

NBC and Capitol Broadcasting Company’s WRAL Announce New Home for the NBC Television Network in Raleigh

WRAL NBC

NBC and Capitol Broadcasting Company have entered into a new affiliation agreement in the Raleigh, North Carolina market. Under the terms of the new deal, the NBC affiliate in Raleigh will move to Capitol Broadcasting Company’s WRAL-TV on February 29. With the NBC affiliation, WRAL-TV becomes home to NBC’s award-winning news, sports, primetime and late-night broadcast programming, […]

Art Lived Up To His Name

Art Anderson & Sky 5

Art Anderson. His work was his name. He was an artist who creatively put an exclamation point on every visual element representing Capitol Broadcasting Company. Many of CBC’s divisions still carry the logos created by Art. Art was the lead artist and assistant promotion director at WRAL-TV from February 16, 1960 to January 4, 1993. […]

Durham Bulls’ Bully Busters Program Returns for Third Year

Durham Bulls Bully Busters

Anti-Bullying School Assembly Program Expands Again The Durham Bulls have announced the return of the team’s anti-bullying program, “Bully Busters,” which begins its third year this week. The initiative, which debuted in 2014, provides free school assemblies to elementary schools in Durham, Wake and Orange counties to raise awareness for a priority issue. Using the […]

WRAL-TV’s Brain Game Reveals New Set

Last weekend CBC’s long-running local high school quiz show Brain Game debuted a new look.  Capcom checked in with WRAL-TV Producer Kevin Shand to get the scoop on the new set: The new Brain Game Set premiered on-air January 9, 2016, at 11:00am. The original set served us for 19 years, having only received minor […]

WRAL-TV’s Coats for the Children Breaks Record with 2015 Campaign

WRAL's Coats for the Children

The results are in and WRAL-TV’s 2015 Coats for the Children is our biggest success yet! “Our final fundraising total is in and it’s heartwarming news on this very cold night – WRAL’s Coats for the Children campaign raised over $143,000 for the Salvation Army, our biggest total on record!” said WRAL-TV Director of Local […]

Behind-the-Scenes: Ringing in the New Year with WRAL-TV

WRAL-TV Assignment Editor Kelly Riner gave capcom a sneak peek at the work behind WRAL-TV’s live coverage from downtown Raleigh during First Night 2015. Here’s the scoop: It all comes down to one night. The planning starts months ahead of time. Emails, phone calls, and networking visits start long before summer is even over. The […]

Jared Sandberg to Return as Bulls Manager in 2016

Jared Sandberg

Second-Year Skipper Joined by Returnee Snyder, Newcomer Timmons The Durham Bulls, in conjunction with the Tampa Bay Rays, have announced Jared Sandberg will return for his second consecutive season as the team’s manager. Ozzie Timmons will join the staff as the Bulls’ new hitting coach, while Pitching Coach Kyle Snyder, Athletic Trainer Mike Sandoval and Strength […]

99.9 The Fan’s Adam and Joe: Radio Ink Top 30 Local Sports Show

Adam Gold & Joe Ovies

99.9 The Fan’s Adam Gold and Joe Ovies are in the news again.  The pair has been named #23 on the Radio Ink Top 30 Local Sports Shows in the country for 2015. “Adam & Joe are far from a hidden gem in the Triangle, and the national recognition they received over the past 12 […]