Triangle Startup Guide exclusive: Inside the American Underground

WRAL-TV Streaming Anchor/Producer Editor Meghan Glova penned this piece about one of CBC’s Durham divisions, American Underground, for WRAL TechWire. In an exclusive interview with WRAL Techwire, American Underground’s Executive Director Tim Scales shares what’s different about American Underground.  “The AU leads with a mission that all members should be welcomed, known, and involved,” said Scales. “In practice, this […]

Sunflowers are in full bloom at Dix Park

Share Your Photos on WRAL.com The sunflowers at Dix Park are in full bloom, which means you have about two weeks to get your selfies taken! The five-acre Sunflower Field is located off of Hunt Drive, near the former soccer fields and the historic cemetery. Visitors can view the sunflowers 7 days a week, from […]

HighSchoolOT is Hiring for Football Season

HighSchoolOT Live

We are filling up our staff for HighSchoolOT Live this fall and need people who love football and are interested in the sports media field to apply! Click the links below to submit your application if you are interested… HSOT Live Football Videographer HSOT Live Instant Replay Operator (experience with 3-play machine needed) These positions […]

Test drive the new WRAL.com — faster, cleaner and more modern

WRAL.com, North Carolina’s most popular news website, has been reimagined and redesigned, and you’re invited to be among the first to take a test drive. In the coming weeks, a redesigned WRAL.com will go live for the first time in 8 years. You’ll experience a more modern, uncluttered and visually appealing site that gives you […]

HighSchoolOT’s J. Mike Blake named NCHSAA Media Representative of the Year

J. Mike Blake, a HighSchoolOT contributor, was named the N.C. High School Athletic Association’s Media Representative of the Year on Friday, July 1, 2022. Blake joined the HighSchoolOT team in 2018 after a 10-year run covering high school sports for The News & Observer, The Cary News, and The Herald Sun. While at The News […]

New WRAL Documentary “Durham Under Fire” Debuts June 29th

New WRAL Documentary investigates how Durham is fighting the complex issue of gun violence In a city where big tech companies are flocking and home prices are rising, gun violence continues to plague Durham, North Carolina. In 2021, the city recorded its deadliest year yet. Gun violence is at an all-time high, and it shows no signs […]

Chatham County Line Ready for That Music Fest, Performs on WRAL

Chatham County Line on WRAL

Chatham County Line’s Dave Wilson and John Teer stopped by the WRAL Azalea Gardens to talk with WRAL-TV Anchor Ken Smith and play a couple of tunes on the WRAL Morning News on FOX 50 on Wednesday, June 22, 2022.  The band is one of the headliners at the inaugural That Music Fest, coming to […]

Freedmen’s Villages and Juneteenth: A CBC DEIB Council-Created Resource

Capitol Broadcasting Company’s 2022 DEIB Council has been hard at work creating resources to educate our employees on the significance of Juneteenth, featuring the historic Oberlin Village. WRAL-TV Sports Plus Executive Producer Louis Fernandez and Council Co-Chair MCC Director Business Development Christian Adams assisted with creating a video interview with Grady Bussey, Director of the […]

Juneteenth in the Triangle: Your guide to historic tours, exhibits, events and festivals

By Heather Leah, WRAL multiplatform producer Juneteenth commemorates the abolition of slavery in the United States. The first Juneteenth was June 19, 1865, when in the aftermath of the Civil War, federal troops arrived in Galveston, Texas to take control and ensure the freedom of all enslaved men, women and children. Considered the longest-running African […]