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

FRN:
0014740716
File Number:
0000022992
Submit Date:
04/05/2017
Call Sign:
WEMT
Facility ID:
40761
City:
GREENEVILLE
State:
TN
Service:
Full Service Television
Purpose:
Children's TV Programming Report
Status:
Received
Status Date:
04/05/2017
Filing Status:
Active



Report reflects information for : First Quarter of 2017

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

ESTEEM LICENSE HOLDINGS, INC.

Doing Business As: ESTEEM LICENSE HOLDINGS, INC.

David Bailey

13865 EAST ELLIOTT DRIVE

MARSHALL, IL 62441

United States

+1 (217) 826-6095

dlb100@hotmail.com

Company

Contact Representatives (1)

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Contact Name Address Phone Email Contact Type

HOWARD M LIBERMAN

Wilkinson Barker Knauer LLP

1800 M Street, N.W.

Suite 800N

WASHINGTON, DC 20036

United States

+1 (202) 383-3373

hliberman@wbklaw.com

Legal Representative

Children's Television Information

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Section Question Response
Station Type Station Type Network Affiliation
Affiliated network FOX & THIS
Nielsen DMA Tri-Cities TN-VA
Web Home Page Address www.foxtricities.com

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 3.0
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: 3.0
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(12)

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Digital Core Program (1 of 12) Response
Program Title Xploration DIY Sci WEMT DT 1
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 9:30 AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 12
Total times aired 12
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. Host, science educator, and leader in the field of professional educational training, Steve Spangler, encourages the discovery of scientific concepts through experiments viewers can do at home. With a fun, relaxed attitude, Steve will take viewers through step-by-step demonstrations of do-it-yourself experiments that amaze but which also relate back to solid principles of science.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (2 of 12) Response
Program Title MADE IN HOLLYWOOD-TEEN
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 12:00 PM WEMT-DT2
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 12
Total times aired 12
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. "MADE IN HOLLYWOOD: TEEN EDITION spotlights movies/DVD's and provides career information and advice from top Hollywood professionals so teens can pursue careers ON-CAMERA and BEHIND THE SCREEN.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (3 of 12) Response
Program Title DOG TALE CLASSICS
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 10:30AM WEMT-DT2
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 12
Total times aired 12
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 all aspects of the canine world. The series offers useful information on all kinds of dogs and the people who love them. the program also instructs young viewers on the proper care of pets and provides safety, health and training tips that are useful for all kinds of dogs.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (4 of 12) Response
Program Title DOG TALE CLASSICS
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 10:00AM WEMT-DT2
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 12
Total times aired 12
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 all aspects of the canine world. The series offers useful information on all kinds of dogs and the people who love them. the program also instructs young viewers on the proper care of pets and provides safety, health and training tips that are useful for all kinds of dogs.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (5 of 12) Response
Program Title REAL WINNING EDGE
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY 11:00 AM WEMT-DT2
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 12
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
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. REAL WINNING EDGE highlights adolescents and young adults making the right choices when faced with tough decisions and significant challenges. The series features role models from the professional sports and the entertainment industries. Each episode is engaging, entertaining and educational in structure, presenting a powerful and positive message.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (6 of 12) Response
Program Title Xploration Outer Space WEMT DT 1
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 8:00 AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 12
Total times aired 12
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. Each week host Emily Calandrelli will take viewers on an incredible journey through space that will both entertain and educate. Emily will try to perform every day responsibilities while floating in zero gravity showing what it would be like to live in space or on another planet. She will explore the challenges that come along with living on a different planet and live like an astronaut in a Mars-like habitat. There will also be opportunities to learn about space robotics, commercial space tourism, asteroids, and our search for life. NASA related programs and internships are also highlighted.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (7 of 12) Response
Program Title Xploration Weird But True WEMT DT 1
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 9:00 AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 12
Total times aired 12
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. Xploration Weird But True is produced in partnership with National Geographic Kids and hosted by the brother-sister team of Charlie and Kirby Engleman. As an ecologist and an artist, they are both National Geographic Junior Explorers. Together, they share a common curiosity to explore and understand the science behind the world and its wildlife. It's guarantee to inspire and educate audiences of all ages. Charlie and Kirby explore a new topic each week to uncover the Weird But True science all around us with a mix of graphics and handmade art. They inspire teens to question how and why behind the way our world works, and encourages them to discover answers to their own most curious questions.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (8 of 12) Response
Program Title MADE IN HOLLYWOOD - TEEN
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 12:30 PM WEMT-DT2
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 12
Total times aired 12
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. "MADE IN HOLLYWOOD: TEEN EDITION spotlights movies/DVD's and provides career information and advice from top Hollywood professionals so teens can pursue careers ON-CAMERA and BEHIND THE SCREEN.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (9 of 12) Response
Program Title Xploration Awesome Planet
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 8:30 AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 12
Total times aired 12
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. Xploration Awesome Planet will inspire and educate anyone interested in earth sciences. Host Philippe Cousteau, the grandson of legendary Jacques Cousteau, brings energy to every location visited. From magnificent mountains to violent volcanos, there's an in depth look at the unique and distinct features on our planet. Will visiting giant glaciers to behold their beauty, discover why and how they are formed and continue to shape our landscape. Geological experts share their wisdom with Philipe as the goal is understanding places on the earth, inside the earth, and above the earth.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (10 of 12) Response
Program Title Xploration Earth 2050 WEMT DT 1
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 7:00 AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 12
Total times aired 12
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. What will the world look like in 2050? Where will advancements in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics lead us? Xploration Earth 2050 strives to answer these questions and more with scientists, inventors, doctors, science fiction writers, and creative thinkers. This half hour weekly series will appeal to the whole family. Viewers will be taken on an educational adventure as the show tackles future challenges in everything from transportation to health care to the environment.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (11 of 12) Response
Program Title Xploration Nature Knows Best WEMT DT 1
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 7:30 AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 12
Total times aired 12
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. Host and Marine Biologist, Danni Washington, exudes energy as she relates how current technology was inspired by nature, and how modern innovators are continuing with this practice. We will whirl around in airplanes inspired by birds, and in helicopters influenced by the dragonfly, and even jump from a few such vehicles to illustrate how wingsuits were invented based on the flying squirrel. But engineers aren't the only scientists looking toward nature. We will also meet with biologists studying the behavior patterns of ants, architects who design living builds, and roboticists who are making their designs bigger, stronger, and faster based on animals. Xploration Nature Knows Best will show kids how understanding nature can help them make the next great discovery. After all, nature knows best.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (12 of 12) Response
Program Title REAL WINNING EDGE
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY 11:30 AM WEMT DT-2
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 12
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
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. REAL WINNING EDGE highlights adolescents and young adults making the right choices when faced with tough decisions and significant challenges. The series features role models from the professional sports and the entertainment industries. Each episode is engaging, entertaining and educational in structure, presenting a powerful and positive message.
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 Jerry Witt
Address 101 Lee Street
City Bristol
State VA
Zip 24201
Telephone Number (276) 821-9296
Email Address jwitt@foxtricities.com
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. This will certify that WEMT did not exceed commercial limits in core children's programming during 1Q2017.

Other Matters (12)

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Other Matters (1 of 12) Response
Program Title MADE IN HOLLYWOOD-TEEN
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 12:00PM WEMT-DT2
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. "MADE IN HOLLYWOOD: TEEN EDITION spotlights movies/DVD's and provides career information and advice from top Hollywood professionals so teens can pursue careers ON-CAMERA and BEHIND THE SCREEN.
Other Matters (2 of 12) Response
Program Title Xploration Nature Knows Best WEMT DT 1
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 7:30 AM
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. Host and Marine Biologist, Danni Washington, exudes energy as she relates how current technology was inspired by nature, and how modern innovators are continuing with this practice. We will whirl around in airplanes inspired by birds, and in helicopters influenced by the dragonfly, and even jump from a few such vehicles to illustrate how wingsuits were invented based on the flying squirrel. But engineers aren't the only scientists looking toward nature. We will also meet with biologists studying the behavior patterns of ants, architects who design living builds, and roboticists who are making their designs bigger, stronger, and faster based on animals. Xploration Nature Knows Best will show kids how understanding nature can help them make the next great discovery. After all, nature knows best.
Other Matters (3 of 12) Response
Program Title MADE IN HOLLYWOOD-TEEN
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 12:30PM WEMT-DT2
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. "MADE IN HOLLYWOOD: TEEN EDITION spotlights movies/DVD's and provides career information and advice from top Hollywood professionals so teens can pursue careers ON-CAMERA and BEHIND THE SCREEN.
Other Matters (4 of 12) Response
Program Title Xploration Weird But True WEMT DT 1
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 9:00 AM
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. Xploration Weird But True is produced in partnership with National Geographic Kids and hosted by the brother-sister team of Charlie and Kirby Engleman. As an ecologist and an artist, they are both National Geographic Junior Explorers. Together, they share a common curiosity to explore and understand the science behind the world and its wildlife. It's guarantee to inspire and educate audiences of all ages. Charlie and Kirby explore a new topic each week to uncover the Weird But True science all around us with a mix of graphics and handmade art. They inspire teens to question how and why behind the way our world works, and encourages them to discover answers to their own most curious questions.
Other Matters (5 of 12) Response
Program Title Xploration Earth 2050 WEMT DT 1
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 7:00 AM
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. What will the world look like in 2050? Where will advancements in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics lead us? Xploration Earth 2050 strives to answer these questions and more with scientists, inventors, doctors, science fiction writers, and creative thinkers. This half hour weekly series will appeal to the whole family. Viewers will be taken on an educational adventure as the show tackles future challenges in everything from transportation to health care to the environment.
Other Matters (6 of 12) Response
Program Title REAL WINNING EDGE
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 11:30AM WEMT-DT2
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. REAL WINNING EDGE highlights adolescents and young adults making the right choices when faced with tough decisions and significant challenges. The series features role models from the professional sports and the entertainment industries. Each episode is engaging, entertaining and educational in structure, presenting a powerful and positive message.
Other Matters (7 of 12) Response
Program Title Xploration DIY Sci WEMT DT 1
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 9:30 AM
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. Host, science educator, and leader in the field of professional educational training, Steve Spangler, encourages the discovery of scientific concepts through experiments viewers can do at home. With a fun, relaxed attitude, Steve will take viewers through step-by-step demonstrations of do-it-yourself experiments that amaze but which also relate back to solid principles of science.
Other Matters (8 of 12) Response
Program Title Xploration Awesome Planet WEMT DT 1
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 8:30 AM
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. Xploration Awesome Planet will inspire and educate anyone interested in earth sciences. Host Philippe Cousteau, the grandson of legendary Jacques Cousteau, brings energy to every location visited. From magnificent mountains to violent volcanos, there's an in depth look at the unique and distinct features on our planet. Will visiting giant glaciers to behold their beauty, discover why and how they are formed and continue to shape our landscape. Geological experts share their wisdom with Philipe as the goal is understanding places on the earth, inside the earth, and above the earth.
Other Matters (9 of 12) Response
Program Title DOG TALE CLASSICS
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 10:00AM WEMT-DT2
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 all aspects of the canine world. The series offers useful information on all kinds of dogs and the people who love them. the program also instructs young viewers on the proper care of pets and provides safety, health and training tips that are useful for all kinds of dogs.
Other Matters (10 of 12) Response
Program Title REAL WINNING EDGE
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 11:00AM WEMT-DT2
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. REAL WINNING EDGE highlights adolescents and young adults making the right choices when faced with tough decisions and significant challenges. The series features role models from the professional sports and the entertainment industries. Each episode is engaging, entertaining and educational in structure, presenting a powerful and positive message.
Other Matters (11 of 12) Response
Program Title Xploration Outer Space WEMT DT 1
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 8:00 AM
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. Each week host Emily Calandrelli will take viewers on an incredible journey through space that will both entertain and educate. Emily will try to perform every day responsibilities while floating in zero gravity showing what it would be like to live in space or on another planet. She will explore the challenges that come along with living on a different planet and live like an astronaut in a Mars-like habitat. There will also be opportunities to learn about space robotics, commercial space tourism, asteroids, and our search for life. NASA related programs and internships are also highlighted.
Other Matters (12 of 12) Response
Program Title DOG TALE CLASSICS
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 10:30AM WEMT-DT2
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 all aspects of the canine world. The series offers useful information on all kinds of dogs and the people who love them. the program also instructs young viewers on the proper care of pets and provides safety, health and training tips that are useful for all kinds of dogs.

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.

David L. Bailey

President


04/05/2017

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