CBC Celebrates the Wolfpack Basketball Historic Run

Merigrace Ramsey & John Gilliam

Capitol Broadcasting divisions showed their love for the NC State Wolfpack in a big way last Friday, April 5, 2024.  As both the men’s and women’s basketball teams approached their NCAA Final Four games, CBC TV and radio pulled out all the stops to celebrate the Pack’s historic run. MIX MORNINGS LIVE FROM NC STATEKyle, […]

WRAL-TV, Capitol Broadcasting Go Red, Prep TV Special, in Support of Wolfpack Basketball

Wolfpack Red

WRAL-TV and Capitol Broadcasting are painting the town red in our excitement for our neighbors, NC State!  WRAL is literally lighting the station red, preparing a half-hour special about the Wolfpack Men’s and Women’s Basketball Teams’ historic simultaneous run to the NCAA Final 4, and inviting the public to the WRAL Gardens, right across from […]

WRAL’s Morgan, Gardner Rank Best Local TV Personality List in 2024 Maggy Awards

Debra Morgan 2024 Maggy Awards

WRAL-TV Anchor Debra Morgan is tops in the Triangle.  Cary Magazine released the publication’s annual Maggy Awards winners, voted on by readers, on Monday, April 1, 2024.  Morgan won the Best Local TV Personality category with WRAL-TV Meteorologist Elizabeth Gardner earning an Honorable Mention. Cary Magazine quoted Morgan talking about WRAL in a feature about […]

2024 Big Night In Raises $145k to Support Triangle Arts Councils

Big Night In

Capitol Broadcasting and WRAL-TV once again proudly supported our local arts community with the broadcast of Big Night in for the Arts Thursday, March 7, 2024. As of the late part of the month, the total raised had reached $145,000 to support local artists, arts organizations and arts programming across the region! As of late […]

CBC-UNC Diversity Fellowship celebrates 10 years with a new class of student journalists

2024 CBC-UNC Diversity Fellows

CBC and UNC-Chapel Hill hosted the 10th CBC-UNC Diversity Fellowship this month. Top student journalists  representing universities from across the country came to WRAL to produce two newscasts during Spring Break. The 2024 class included students from the University of Florida, North Carolina A&T State University, Temple University, Shaw University, University of South Carolina, University […]

CBC/WRAL Night Helps Bring in Over $26k for PBS NC

Lena Tillett

Capitol Broadcasting and WRAL-TV continued a decades-long tradition of supporting PBS North Carolina, our state’s public television station, to good result on Tuesday, February 27, 2024. “The Corporate Engagement Team here at PBS North Carolina is truly excited and grateful to announce that Capitol Broadcasting/WRAL’s generous $10,000 corporate match helped us raise $26,497 yesterday!” said […]

New WRAL Documentary “UnSafe” Looks at Gun Violence

WRAL Documentary: Unsafe

Airs Wednesday, March 13 at 7pm Join WRAL-TV on a compelling journey as the WRAL Documentary Unit delves into the heart of a pressing issue: gun violence. Shockingly, statistics from the North Carolina Department of Public Safety reveal that kids are 51% more at risk to die from a gun in our state compared to […]

Tune in TONIGHT for Big Night In for the Arts

Big Night In 2024 Lineup

Where else can you see performances by renowned artists including Grammy-nominated musicians Pierce Freelon and Tift Merritt, award winning bluegrass musician Tray Wellington, local muralist Gabriel Eng-Goetz, emerging playwright and filmmaker Jordan Wiley, and the dynamic Latin American dance group Takiri Folclor Latino all in the same night?  Tonight on WRAL-TV!  Tune in for the 3rd Annual Big Night In for the Arts […]

Behind-The-Scenes Sneak Peek at Big Night In for the Arts:  Recording Tift Merritt

Tift Merritt

A crew from WRAL-TV traveled to Sonark Studios in Hillsborough on Wednesday, February 28, 2024, to record Tift Merritt’s segment for Big Night In for the Arts.  WRAL-TV Local Production Manager Don Urisch and WRAL-TV Local Production Producers Steve Elizondo and Scott Reid worked alongside Sonark’s CEO & Chief Engineer Steven Raets and Studio Manager […]