WRAL announces new on-air anchor assignments

WRAL Anchor Team

Longtime WRAL News Anchor Debra Morgan continues extraordinary run; Journalist Ashley Rowe joins WRAL News Team WRAL, part of Capitol Broadcasting Company (CBC), announced on-air anchor lineup adjustments for their award-winning, ratings leading WRAL News team on Wednesday. Longtime anchor Debra Morgan extends her extraordinary 30-year run on the anchor desk, moving to daytime, and […]

WRAL Tower lights up blue to honor National Police Week

WRAL Tower

The view on Western Boulevard will look a little different this week, as the WRAL News tower lights up blue in honor of National Police Week. WRAL is joining a number of other Raleigh locations in shining blue lights to salute police officers – so keep an eye out for other blue buildings and lights […]

Exciting Growth in the WRAL Gardens: Learn More About Rare Century Plant

WRAL Gardens Century Plant

As prom goers and graduates continue to flock to the WRAL Gardens for photos, something else started attracting attention last week.  A Century Plant is on the verge of blooming, a rare event that happens only once in the plant’s lifetime. The plant, located in the outdoor space between the CBC Corporate/WRAL Sales Building and […]

WRAL-TV’s Jay Jennings Wraps 43-Year Career at the Big 5

Jay Jennings

“Jay Jennings is a creative genius.  He’s received just about every accolade that one can receive in our very competitive business. But Jay is more than just a gifted talent. He makes people smile, he makes people laugh. He makes everyone feel special.”-Retired WRAL-TV Sports Anchor Tom Suiter  Capitol Broadcasting honored one of our best […]

Retired WRAL-TV Anchor David Crabtree Inducted Into Journalism Hall of Fame

David Crabtree

Former WRAL anchor David Crabtree finds new purpose in ‘retirement’ role at PBS North Carolina A year after leaving the WRAL News anchor desk, David Crabtree is one of six people who were inducted into the NC Media & Journalism Hall of Fame on Friday, April 21, 2023. Crabtree joins Robert J. Brown, Curry Kirkpatrick, […]

WALTER Magazine Features WRAL Gardens

WALTER featured a photo tour through the WRAL Gardens in the April 2023 issue of the magazine. Ayn-Monique Klahre wrote in the piece, “Property manager Rodney Collier oversees the grounds of the gardens, along with other CBC properties. ‘We take a lot of time and effort to keep them alive and healthy; it’s our way […]

Team Peach for the Win! MIX’s Sarah King Takes KBS Kup Victory


A couple hundred MIX listeners showed up at Crabtree for some video-game-meets-blockbuster-movie fun on Saturday morning, April 15, 2023.  MIX Mornings’ Kyle Smelser, Bryan Lord and Sarah King donned costumes and grabbed a few friends and went head-to-head for some silly fun for the KBS Kup Race.  Princess Peach Sarah and her all-girl crew came […]

Wake County survey shows residents choose WRAL News


In a recent survey conducted by Wake County, it was found that the majority of residents get their news from TV, and nearly 70% of those residents turn to WRAL as their primary source for local news. The survey polled over 2500 residents in the county and asked them about key issues of importance. It also […]