September 24, 2015 Papal Visit 1987 Revisited

Pope John Paul II visited America for ten days in September of 1987. The Pope visited Miami, New Orleans, San Antonio, Phoenix, Los Angeles, Monterey, San Francisco, Detroit and Columbia. It is “Déjà vu all over again” with WRAL news read more

September 23, 2015 Birling Named International League Executive of the Year

Bulls General Manager Honored as League’s Top Executive for Second Time The International League has named Durham Bulls General Manager Mike Birling as 2015 Executive of the Year. Under his leadership, the Bulls set back-to-back single-season paid attendance records in read more

September 21, 2015 FOX 50 Staffer Become Queen of Scream

Sorority girls meet serial killers on a new FOX 50 show and the combination piqued the interest of FOX 50 Creative Services Assistant Clarke.  She turned her fan-dom into a way to help plug the program with a webcast of read more

Chocolate, Crickets and Radio

When you work for a broadcasting company, you never know what you’ll be asked to do.  Things at MIX 101.5 got a little Survivor-esque on Thursday, September 17, 2015, when Morning Show Producer Casey Tate made the rounds with chocolate read more

September 17, 2015 Happy Birthday Charlie Gaddy! 84 Years Young!

Charlie Gaddy (AKA The Silver Fox) was born in Biscoe, North Carolina, educated at Guildford College, served in the US Army, studied law and then was bitten by the “broadcast bug.” As the old phrase goes, “the rest is history.” read more

September 15, 2015 Digital Marketing Team Elemental at CBC

Two years ago Capitol Broadcasting Company created a new subsidiary, a digital marketing team, under the umbrella of our division CBC New Media Group.  Digital Elements emerged as a natural extension of CBC’s commitment to helping local businesses prosper. Keeping read more

September 10, 2015 WRAL Hardwood Magicians

Years before the 1992 Olympic basketball “Dream Team” with Michael Jordan, Magic Johnson, Larry Bird, David Robinson, and Charles Barkley – there was the 1963 WRAL Hardwood Magicians! Pictured (left) are seven of the 10 WRAL Hardwood Magicians. These former read more