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(REFERENCE COPY - Not for submission) Children's Television Programming Report

FRN:
0007330772
File Number:
0000060492
Submit Date:
10/04/2018
Call Sign:
WEAC-CD
Facility ID:
64338
City:
JACKSONVILLE
State:
AL
Service:
Digital Class A
Purpose:
Children's TV Programming Report
Status:
Received
Status Date:
10/04/2018
Filing Status:
Active



Report reflects information for : Third Quarter of 2018

General Information

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

Applicant Information

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Applicant Name, Type, and Contact Information

Applicant Address Phone Email Applicant Type

ALABAMA HERITAGE COMMUNICATIONS LLC

Doing Business As: ALABAMA HERITAGE COMMUNICATIONS LLC

Kathy Bridges

P.O. BOX 3248

OXFORD, AL 36203

United States

+1 (256) 831-4624

kbridges@TV24.TV

Company

Contact Representatives (2)

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Contact Name Address Phone Email Contact Type

Nathaniel Hardy

Marashlian & Donahue, PLLC - The Commlaw Group

Nathaniel Hardy, Esq.

1420 Spring Hill Road

Suite 401

McLean, VA 22102

United States

+1 (703) 714-1322

njh@commlawgroup.com

Legal Representative

MIKE HATHCOCK

CHIEF ENGINEER

JACKSONVILLE STATE UNIVERSITY

217 SELF HALL

JACKSONVILLE STATE UNIVERSITY

JACKSONVILLE, AL 36265

United States

+1 (256) 782-5009

HATHCOCK@JSU.EDU

Technical Representative

Children's Television Information

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Section Question Response
Station Type Station Type Network Affiliation
Affiliated network The Walk
Nielsen DMA NA
Web Home Page Address

Digital Core Programming

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Question Response
State the average number of hours of Core Programming per week broadcast by the station on its main program stream 3.42
State the average number of hours per week of free over-the-air digital video programming broadcast by the station on other than its main program stream 168.0
State the average number of hours per week of Core Programming broadcast by the station on other than its main program stream. See 47 C.F.R. Section 73.671: 0.0
Does the Licensee provide information identifying each Core Program aired on its station, including an indication of the target child audience, to publishers of program guides as required by 47 C.F.R. Section 73.673? Yes
Does the Licensee certify that at least 50% of the Core Programming counted toward meeting the additional programming guideline (applied to free video programming aired on other than the main Yes No program stream) did not consist of program episodes that had already aired within the previous seven days either on the station's main program stream or on another of the station's free digital program streams? Yes

Digital Core Programs(7)

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Digital Core Program (1 of 7) Response
Program Title Think Big
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Monday 330P
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Think Big shows encourages participation in STEM fields by showing children actively solving problems using scientific principles, combining skill and creativity. The series also demonstrates real-world applications for math, science and engineering, proving the physical sciences can be useful challenging and fun. Each episode presents an 'invent-off' challenge, where the teenage teams must invent a machine designed to perform a specific task in a limited amount of time.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (2 of 7) Response
Program Title Zoo Diaries
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Thursday 3P
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 9 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Zoo Diaries gives viewers an exclusive pass beyond the cages and exhibits of the Zoo to discover an extraordinary universe. Traveling to various zoo destinations across North America, this series takes its audience behind the scenes. Each episode tells diverse stories of the men and women who live side-by-side and interact with thousands of animals and hundreds of species. Highlights of Zoo Diaries include exclusive footage of a young epileptic gorilla, the premature birth of a Siberian tiger, a visit to the zoo by a group of blind children eager to touch and play with Indian rhinos, the birth of a baby giraffe, fun with the daily not-so-routine days of snow leopards, meerkats, polar bears, and many more exciting tales.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (3 of 7) Response
Program Title Dragonfly TV
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Wednesday 3P
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 11
Total times aired 11
Number of Preemptions 2
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 2
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Dragonfly TV encourages kids to get involved in the STEM fields by showing hands-on experience and demonstrating practical applications for mathematics and science. The program introduces viewers to a variety of scientific disciplines and challenges them in critical thinking and problem solving skills. By showing young people doing the projects, it encourages viewers to investigate science on their own.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (4 of 7) Response
Program Title Dragonfly TV
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Tuesday 3P
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Dragonfly TV encourages kids to get involved in the STEM fields by showing hands-on experience and demonstrating practical applications for mathematics and science. The program introduces viewers to a variety of scientific disciplines and challenges them in critical thinking and problem solving skills. By showing young people doing the projects, it encourages viewers to investigate science on their own.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (5 of 7) Response
Program Title Dog Tales
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Monday 230P
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Dog Tales showcases dogs and dog lovers of all types providing valuable information about canine health, training, grooming and overall dog care as well as lessons on the responsibility of owning a dog. The show also provides informative segments on various dog breeds and show cases various veterinary experts explaining different issues affecting canines.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (6 of 7) Response
Program Title Biz Kids
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Monday 3P
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Biz Kid$ is an educational television show that teaches financial education and entrepreneurship to a preteen audience. It uses sketch comedy and young actors to explain basic economic concepts. Its motto is: "Where kids teach kids about money and business."
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (7 of 7) Response
Program Title Dog Tales
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Thursday 330P
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Dog Tales showcases dogs and dog lovers of all types providing valuable information about canine health, training, grooming and overall dog care as well as lessons on the responsibility of owning a dog. The show also provides informative segments on various dog breeds and show cases various veterinary experts explaining different issues affecting canines.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Non-Core Educational and Informational Programming (0)

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Sponsored Core Programming (0)

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Liaison Contact

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Question Response
Does the Licensee publicize the existence and location of the station's Children's Television Programming Reports (FCC 398) as required by 47 C.F.R. Section 73.3526(e)(11)(iii)? Yes
Name of children's programming liaison Kathy Bridges
Address PO Box 3248
City Oxford
State AL
Zip 36203
Telephone Number (256) 831-4624
Email Address kbridges@tv24.tv
Include any other comments or information you want the Commission to consider in evaluating your compliance with the Children's Television Act (or use this space for supplemental explanations). This may include information on any other noncore educational and informational programming that you aired this quarter or plan to air during the next quarter, or any existing or proposed non-broadcast efforts that will enhance the educational and informational value of such programming to children. See 47 C.F.R. Section 73.671, NOTES 2 and 3.

Other Matters (7)

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Other Matters (1 of 7) Response
Program Title Dragonfly TV
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Tuesday 3P
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Dragonfly TV encourages kids to get involved in the STEM fields by showing hands-on experience and demonstrating practical applications for mathematics and science. The program introduces viewers to a variety of scientific disciplines and challenges them in critical thinking and problem solving skills. By showing young people doing the projects, it encourages viewers to investigate science on their own.
Other Matters (2 of 7) Response
Program Title Dog Tales
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Monday 230P
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Dog Tales showcases dogs and dog lovers of all types providing valuable information about canine health, training, grooming and overall dog care as well as lessons on the responsibility of owning a dog. The show also provides informative segments on various dog breeds and show cases various veterinary experts explaining different issues affecting canines.
Other Matters (3 of 7) Response
Program Title DragonflyTV
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Wednesday 3P
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Dragonfly TV encourages kids to get involved in the STEM fields by showing hands-on experience and demonstrating practical applications for mathematics and science. The program introduces viewers to a variety of scientific disciplines and challenges them in critical thinking and problem solving skills. By showing young people doing the projects, it encourages viewers to investigate science on their own.
Other Matters (4 of 7) Response
Program Title Zoo Diaries
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Thursday 3P
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 9 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Zoo Diaries gives viewers an exclusive pass beyond the cages and exhibits of the Zoo to discover an extraordinary universe. Traveling to various zoo destinations across North America, this series takes its audience behind the scenes. Each episode tells diverse stories of the men and women who live side-by-side and interact with thousands of animals and hundreds of species. Highlights of Zoo Diaries include exclusive footage of a young epileptic gorilla, the premature birth of a Siberian tiger, a visit to the zoo by a group of blind children eager to touch and play with Indian rhinos, the birth of a baby giraffe, fun with the daily not-so-routine days of snow leopards, meerkats, polar bears, and many more exciting tales.
Other Matters (5 of 7) Response
Program Title Big Kids
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Monday 3P
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Biz Kid$ is an educational television show that teaches financial education and entrepreneurship to a preteen audience. It uses sketch comedy and young actors to explain basic economic concepts. Its motto is: "Where kids teach kids about money and business."
Other Matters (6 of 7) Response
Program Title Think Big
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Monday 330P
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Think Big shows encourages participation in STEM fields by showing children actively solving problems using scientific principles, combining skill and creativity. The series also demonstrates real-world applications for math, science and engineering, proving the physical sciences can be useful challenging and fun. Each episode presents an 'invent-off' challenge, where the teenage teams must invent a machine designed to perform a specific task in a limited amount of time.
Other Matters (7 of 7) Response
Program Title Dog Tales
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Thursday 330P
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 8 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Dog Tales showcases dogs and dog lovers of all types providing valuable information about canine health, training, grooming and overall dog care as well as lessons on the responsibility of owning a dog. The show also provides informative segments on various dog breeds and show cases various veterinary experts explaining different issues affecting canines.

Certification

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Question Response

The undersigned certifies that he or she is (a) the party filing the Children's Television Programming, or an officer, director, member, partner, trustee, authorized employee, or other individual or duly elected or appointed official who is authorized to sign on behalf of the party filing the Children's Television Programming; or (b) an attorney qualified to practice before the Commission under 47 C.F.R. Section 1.23(a), who is authorized to represent the party filing the Children's Television Programming, and who further certifies that he or she has read the document; that to the best of his or her knowledge, information,and belief there is good ground to support it; and that it is not interposed for delay.

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.

Kathy Bridges

Office Manager


10/04/2018

Attachments

No Attachments.