WRAL Legends in Conversation

WRAL Legends

Three WRAL-TV legends got together with a Triangle acting legend for a conversation in front of a crowd at the Carolina Country Club on Tuesday, June 18, 2024.  Wood interviewed retired WRAL-TV Anchors Charlie Gaddy, David Crabtree and Bill Leslie as part of his Speakers Series. “David, Bill and Charlie reflected on their careers at […]

Applications Being Accepted for 2024 WRAL Azalea Celebration

2024 WRAL Azalea Celebration

The 38th Annual WRAL Azalea Celebration is now accepting applications from non-profits for the 2024 plant giveaway.  Sponsored by WRAL-TV, MIX 101.5 WRAL-FM, FOX 50, WRAL.com and NC Beautiful, the Azalea Celebration promotes environmental education, beautification and stewardship by awarding azalea plants to non-profits in North Carolina. All applications must be postmarked or emailed by […]

Easy Targets: Gangs getting younger in NC

WRAL Documentary: Easy Targets

Airs Thursday, June 6 at 7:30pm The WRAL Documentary Unit investigates the growing gang problem in North Carolina in their latest documentary, Easy Targets: Gangs Getting Younger in NC. This film uncovers the types of gangs operating in the state, the crimes they’re committing, and how a recent change in North Carolina law is making […]

WRAL’s Explorer Post 5 Expands to Holly Springs Salamanders for Second Year

Skylar Perra

Capitol Broadcasting’s Explorer Post members are expanding their baseball broadcasting skills for a second year in a row.  Students from WRAL’s Post 5, with assistance from Post 50 members from the Durham Bulls, are operating cameras for the Holly Springs Salamanders. Post 5 and Post 50 began their Salamanders live-stream broadcasts on Thursday, May 23, […]

WRAL-TV’s Shrader, Holland Talk Historic Hurricane Forecast on WRAL Daily Download

NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration) issued a forecast last Thursday predicting the busiest hurricane season ever this season. The following day, Friday, May 24, 2024, WRAL-TV Anchor/Reporter Brian Shrader put on his meteorology hat and talked with WRAL-TV Streaming News Anchor/Producer/Editor Grace Holland on the WRAL Daily Download podcast. “We talked about the remarkable […]

WRAL Documentary Team wins Regional Murrow Award

2024 Regional Murrow Award

A trio from WRAL-TV has been honored with a 2024 Regional Edward R. Murrow Award for the WRAL documentary Ghosts in the Stadium. The Radio Television Digital News Association (RTDNA) made the announcement on Wednesday, May 22, 2024. “It was a privilege to produce this important documentary with Chris Lea and Dwayne Myers ,” said […]

Spotted at CBC

WRAL Gardens Photo shoot

Capitol Broadcasting employees frequently walk past photo shoots in progress when leaving work in the evenings.  The WRAL Gardens and the striking architecture of the buildings at CBC’s Western Blvd headquarters attract a variety of people taking photos. One employee captured this scene on Wednesday, May 8, 2024, of a family taking quinceañera photos.  The […]

Mother’s Day Ideas from CBC

Mother's Day

Capitol Broadcasting has a myriad of ways to celebrate Mom!  In honor of Mother’s Day, here are a few ideas CBC divisions have to help you honor, or remember her: Treat Mom to a MealAmerican Tobacco and Rocky Mount Mills both have multiple great places to dine for brunch or dinner on the big day.  […]