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  • New Anchor for WRAL-TV: Brad Johansen Joins Team in April 2018

    WRAL-TV welcomes Brad Johansen to the WRAL news team, beginning in April of 2018.  Johansen will anchor a variety of newscasts alongside the current WRAL news team of Debra Morgan, Gerald Owens, Kathryn Brown and David Crabtree, who is set
  • THRILL WEEK Stunt Flying

    WRAL Sports photographer Jay Jennings got to be on the other side of the camera during “Thrill Week” November, 1987. In this episode, Jay takes a back-seat ride in a classic P-51 Mustang.

  • THRILL WEEK Demolition Derby

    WRAL Sports photographer Jay Jennings got to be on the other side of the camera during “Thrill Week” November, 1987. Jay drives an Old’s 98 called Country Animal at the demolition derby at the State Fair.

  • THRILL WEEK Climbing the WRAL Tower

    WRAL Sports photographer Jay Jennings got to be on the other side of the camera during “Thrill Week” November, 1987. This episode shows Jay, under the supervision of WRAL engineer Al Dunbar, taking a ride up the broadcast tower via a tiny elevator, so tiny that Jay had to ride on top of the elevator. You will hear Jay talking with SKY 5 pilot Frank Beall as aerial video is a gathered for the story.

  • Jim Graham NC Commissioner of Agriculture swallows tobacco

    Jim Graham (1921 – 2003) was appointed by Governor Terry Sanford to be the NC Commissoner of Agriculture in 1964 and was relected eight times. He served until January 2001. Graham was very popular with North Carolinians. He was easily recognized wearing a Stetson hat, cowboy boots, and a cigar in his hand. In this video we see the peril of chewing tobacco while giving an interview. Graham was a graduate of NCSU.

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