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Approved by OMB 3060-0928
January 2015
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(REFERENCE COPY - Not for submission)License To Cover for Digital Class A TV Station Application

File Number:
0000001607
Submit Date:
05/27/2015
Call Sign:
KADO-CD
Facility ID:
38497
FRN:
0005870498
State:
Louisiana
City:
SHREVEPORT
Service:
DCA
Purpose:
License To Cover BDISDTA-20080804AEG
Status:
Granted
Status Date:
06/03/2015
Expiration Date:
06/01/2021
Filing Status:
InActive


General Information

Section Question Response
Attachments Are attachments (other than associated schedules) being filed with this application? No

Fees, Waivers, and Exemptions

Section Question Response
Fees Is the applicant exempt from FCC application Fees? No
Indicate reason for fee exemption:
Is the applicant exempt from FCC regulatory Fees? Yes
Waivers Does this filing request a waiver of the Commission's rule(s)? No
Total number of rule sections involved in this waiver request:

Application Type Fee Code Fee Amount
Total $315.00
License To Cover MJT $315.00

Applicant Information

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Applicant Name, Type, and Contact Information

Applicant Address Phone Email Applicant Type

WORD OF LIFE MINISTRIES, INC.

P.O. BOX 18862

SHREVEPORT, LA 71138

United States

+1 (318) 688-4411 LGOODPASTER@WORDOFLIFECENTER.ORG Not-for-Profit

Authorization Holder Name

Contact Representatives (2)

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Contact Name Address Phone Email Contact Type

CLARENCE M. BEVERAGE

BROADCAST ENGINEERING CONSULTANT

Communications Technologies, Inc.

COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGIES, INC.

P.O. BOX 1130

MARLTON, NJ 08053

United States

+1 (856) 985-0077 CBEVERAGE@COMMTECHRF.COM Technical Representative

A. WRAY FITCH , III .

GAMMON & GRANGE, P.C.

8280 GREENSBORO DRIVE, 7TH FLOOR

MCLEAN, VA 22102

United States

+1 (703) 761-5013 AWF@GG-LAW.COM Legal Representative

Alien Ownership

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Question Response
1) Is the applicant a foreign government or the representative of any foreign government as specified in Section 310(a) of the Communications Act? No
2) Is the applicant an alien or the representative of an alien? (Section 310(b)(1))
3) Is the applicant a corporation, or non-corporate entity, that is organized under the laws of any foreign government? (Section 310(b)(2))
4) Is the applicant an entity of which more than one-fifth of the capital stock, or other equity or voting interest, is owned of record or voted by aliens or their representatives or by a foreign government or representative thereof or by any entity organized under the laws of a foreign country? (Section 310(b)(3))
5) Is the applicant directly or indirectly controlled by any other entity of which more than one-fourth of the capital stock, or other equity or voting interest, is owned of record or voted by aliens, their representatives, or by a foreign government or representative thereof, or by any entity organized under the laws of a foreign country? (Section 310(b)(4))
6) Has the applicant received a declaratory ruling(s) under Section 310(b)(4) of the Communications Act?
6a) Enter the citation of the applicable declaratory ruling by DA/FCC number, FCC Record citation, release date, or any other identifying information.
7) Has there been any change in the applicant's foreign ownership since issuance of the declaratory ruling(s) cited in response to Question 6?
7a) Enter the File or Docket Number of the Petition for Declaratory Ruling that the applicant has filed for its foreign ownership in connection with this application pursuant to Section 310(b)(4) of the Communications Act. It is not necessary to file a request for a foreign ownership declaratory ruling if the applicant attaches a showing that the requested authorization(s) is exempt from the provisions of Section 310(b)(4).
8) Does the applicant certify that it is in compliance with the terms and conditions of the foreign ownership declaratory ruling(s) cited in response to Question 6?
9) In connection with this application, is the applicant filing a foreign ownership Petition for Declaratory Ruling pursuant to Section 310(b)(4) of the Communications Act?

Basic Qualifying Questions

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Section Question Response
Revoked Application Has the Applicant or any party to this application had any FCC station Authorization revoked or had any application for an initial, modification or renewal of FCC station Authorization denied by the Commission? No
State or Federal Convictions Has the Applicant or any party to this application, or any party directly or indirectly controlling the Applicant, ever been convicted of a felony by any state or federal court? No

Channel and Facility Information

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Section Question Response
Facility ID 38497
State Louisiana
City SHREVEPORT
DCA Channel 40

Antenna Location Data

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Section Question Response
Antenna Structure Registration Do you have an FCC Antenna Structure Registration (ASR) Number? Yes
ASR Number 1020975
Coordinates (NAD83) Latitude 32° 29' 35.5" N+
Longitude 093° 45' 53.3" W-
Structure Type TOWER-A free standing or guyed struct
Overall Structure Height 93.2 meters
Support Structure Height 85.3 meters
Ground Elevation (AMSL) 74.6 meters
Antenna Data Height of Radiation Center Above Ground Level 88.4 meters
Height of Radiation Center Above Mean Sea Level 163.0 meters
Effective Radiated Power 15 kW

Antenna Technical Data

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Section Question Response
Antenna Type Antenna Type Non-Directional
Do you have an Antenna ID? Yes
Antenna ID 88645
Antenna Manufacturer and Model Manufacturer: PSI
Model PSILP801
Rotation
Electrical Beam Tilt 0.75
Mechanical Beam Tilt Not Applicable
toward azimuth
Polarization Horizontal
Elevation Radiation Pattern Does the proposed antenna propose elevation radiation patterns that vary with azimuth for reasons other than the use of mechanical beam tilt? No
Uploaded file for elevation antenna (or radiation) pattern data
Out-of-Channel Emission Mask: Stringent

Parties to the Application (6)

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Party Name Address Phone Email Positional Interest

Sam M Carr

Word of Life Ministries, Inc.

3205 Jolly Napier

Shreveport, LA 71119

United States

+1 (318) 688-4411 smcarrgo@yahoo.com
Positional Interest:
Director
Citizenship:
United States
Percentage of Votes:
20%
Percentage of Total Assets:
0%

Bob Ward

Word of Life Ministries, Inc.

9325 Castlebrook

Shreveport, LA 71129

United States

+1 (318) 795-0566 sales@socomp.com
Positional Interest:
Director
Citizenship:
United States
Percentage of Votes:
20%
Percentage of Total Assets:
0%

David Jordan

Word of Life Ministries, Inc.

2193 Northcross Drive

Shreveport, LA 71107

United States

+1 (318) 631-5511 jrdndvdl@bellsouth.net
Positional Interest:
Director
Citizenship:
United States
Percentage of Votes:
20%
Percentage of Total Assets:
0%

Craig Giddens

Word of Life Ministries, Inc.

10853 Kina Circle

Keithville , LA 71047

United States

+1 (318) 925-1567 rcgiddens@wordoflifecenter.org
Positional Interest:
Director
Citizenship:
United States
Percentage of Votes:
20%
Percentage of Total Assets:
0%

Cline Blount

Word of Life Ministries, Inc.

9221 Ellerbe Road #7

Shreveport, LA 71106

United States

+1 (318) 865-4617 patsyblount@gmail.com
Positional Interest:
Director
Citizenship:
United States
Percentage of Votes:
20%
Percentage of Total Assets:
0%

. .

Word of Life Ministries, Inc.

4425 Meriwether Road

Shreveport, LA 71109

United States

+1 (318) 688-4411 smcarrgo@yahoo.com
Positional Interest:
Respondent/Licensee
Citizenship:
United States
Percentage of Votes:
0%
Percentage of Total Assets:
100%

Attributable Interest

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Section Question Response
Equity and Financial Interests Applicant certifies that equity and financial interests not set forth by the applicant parties are non-attributable. Yes
Other Authorizations Does the applicant or any party to the application have an attributable interest in any other broadcast station(s). No

License Certifications

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Section Question Response
Constructed Facility The facility constructed as authorized in the underlying construction permit. Yes
Special Operating Conditions The facility was constructed in compliance with all special operating conditions, terms, and obligations described in the construction permit.

An exhibit may be required. Review the underlying construction permit.

Yes

Legal Certifications

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Section Question Response
Obligations Licensee/Permittee certifies that all terms, conditions, and obligations set forth in the underlying construction permit have been fully met. Yes
Licensee/Permittee certifies that, apart from changes already reported, no cause or circumstance has arisen since the grant of the underlying construction permit which would result in any statement or representation contained in the construction permit application to be now incorrect. Yes
Character Issues Applicant certifies that neither applicant nor any party to the application has or had any interest in, or connection with: (a) any broadcast application in any proceeding where character issues were left in unresolved or were resolved adversely against the applicant or party to the application; or (b) any pending broadcast application in which character issues have been raised. Yes
Adverse Findings Has the Applicant or any party to this application had an adverse finding or an adverse final action taken by any court or administrative body in a civil or criminal proceeding brought under any law related to the following: any felony; mass media-related antitrust or unfair competition; fraudulent statements to another governmental unit; or discrimination? No
Statement of Eligibility Licensee certifies that it has filed a statement of eligibility on or before January 28, 2000, which has been found to be acceptable by the Commission. Yes
Continued Eligibility License certifies that its station does, and will continue to,broadcast: (a) a minimum of 18 hours per day; and (b) an average of at least 3 hours per week of programming each quarter produced within the market area served by the station,or the market area served by a group of commonly controlled low-power or Class A stations that carry common local programming produced within the market area served by such groups. Yes
Main Studio Licensee certifies that it has constructed and maintains a main studio at a location in compliance with the requirements of 47 C.F.R. Section 3.1125. Yes
Public Inspection File Licensee certifies that it maintains for its station a public inspection file that includes the documentation required by 47 C.F.R. Section 73.3526. Yes

Certification

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Section Question Response
General Certification Statements The Applicant waives any claim to the use of any particular frequency or of the electromagnetic spectrum as against the regulatory power of the United States because of the previous use of the same, whether by authorization or otherwise, and requests an Authorization in accordance with this application (See Section 304 of the Communications Act of 1934, as amended.).
The Applicant certifies that neither the Applicant nor any other party to the application is subject to a denial of Federal benefits pursuant to §5301 of the Anti-Drug Abuse Act of 1988, 21 U.S.C. §862, because of a conviction for possession or distribution of a controlled substance. This certification does not apply to applications filed in services exempted under §1.2002(c) of the rules, 47 CFR . See §1.2002(b) of the rules, 47 CFR §1.2002(b), for the definition of "party to the application" as used in this certification §1.2002(c). The Applicant certifies that all statements made in this application and in the exhibits, attachments, or documents incorporated by reference are material, are part of this application, and are true, complete, correct, and made in good faith.
Authorized Party to Sign

FAILURE TO SIGN THIS APPLICATION MAY RESULT IN DISMISSAL OF THE APPLICATION AND FORFEITURE OF ANY FEES PAID

Upon grant of this application, the Authorization Holder may be subject to certain construction or coverage requirements. Failure to meet the construction or coverage requirements will result in automatic cancellation of the Authorization. Consult appropriate FCC regulations to determine the construction or coverage requirements that apply to the type of Authorization requested in this application.

WILLFUL FALSE STATEMENTS MADE ON THIS FORM OR ANY ATTACHMENTS ARE PUNISHABLE BY FINE AND/OR IMPRISONMENT (U.S. Code, Title 18, §1001) AND/OR REVOCATION OF ANY STATION AUTHORIZATION (U.S. Code, Title 47, §312(a)(1)), AND/OR FORFEITURE (U.S. Code, Title 47, §503).

I certify that this application includes all required and relevant attachments. Yes
I declare, under penalty of perjury, that I am an authorized representative of the above-named applicant for the Authorization(s) specified above.

Sam M. Carr

President


05/27/2015

Attachments

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Information not provided.