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 […]

First Craft Brewery to Open at Rocky Mount Brewmill

Eric Ghiloni, co-owner of Koi Pond Brewing Co

Capitol Broadcasting owns a 140-year-old textile mill in rural Rocky Mount, and the transformation is taking shape.  Rocky Mount Brewmill is becoming an incubator for startup craft breweries, a contract production facility for growing breweries and destination for lovers or craft beer, a school for those who wish to study the industry and a residential […]

Time Lapse Video: American Tobacco’s First Tree of Bikes a Big Success

American Tobacco Tree of Bikes

American Tobacco added the Tree of Bikes Project to its 2015 Winter Wonders holiday event line-up.  The tree, adorned with 120 bikes, received many holly jolly visitors. Check out this time lapse video of the tree from assembly to display: Over 200+ bikes and helmets were donated and distributed to Durham, North Carolina youth. Hundreds of […]

Special Olympics NC Honors WRAL-TV and FOX 50 for Over the Edge Support

SONC Award - Ken Smith

CBC loves supporting Special Olympics, even if it means scaling tall buildings.  And recently the non-profit thanked CBC in a special way.  Special Olympics North Carolina (SONC) honored WRAL-TV and FOX 50 for our continued support of the Over The Edge fundraiser. Since the first event, several members of the WRAL family have rappelled off […]