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

FRN:
0018223693
File Number:
0000038249
Submit Date:
01/08/2018
Call Sign:
WWSB
Facility ID:
61251
City:
SARASOTA
State:
FL
Service:
Full Service Television
Purpose:
Children's TV Programming Report
Status:
Received
Status Date:
01/08/2018
Filing Status:
Active



Report reflects information for : Fourth 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

WWSB LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, LLC

Doing Business As: WWSB LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, LLC

Jeffrey Benninghoff

201 MONROE STREET

RSA TOWER, 20TH FLOOR

MONTGOMERY, AL 36104

United States

+1 (334) 206-1400

FCCLMS@RAYCOMMEDIA.COM

Company

Contact Representatives (2)

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Contact Name Address Phone Email Contact Type

Michael Beder , Esq .

Legal Counsel

Covington & Burling LLP

One City Center

850 Tenth Street NW

Washington, DC 20001

United States

+1 (202) 662-5138

mbeder@cov.com

Legal Representative

Robert E Thurber , Jr .

Vice-President, Engineering

Raycom Media, Inc.

RSA Tower, 20th Floor

201 Monroe Street

Montgomery, AL 36104

United States

+1 (334) 206-1409

bthurber@raycommedia.com

Technical Representative

Children's Television Information

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Section Question Response
Station Type Station Type Network Affiliation
Affiliated network ABC
Nielsen DMA Tampa-St. Pete (Sarasota)
Web Home Page Address www.mysuncoast.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 4.0
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: 6.0
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(20)

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Digital Core Program (1 of 20) Response
Program Title Dog Tales (24.1)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 10/7/17 - 12/30/17 10:30am-11:00am
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" is a weekly half-hour educational / informational series showcasing all aspects of the canine world. The series, which is appropriate for family viewing and children ages 13 -16 in particular, offers useful information on all kinds of dogs and 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. In addition to showcasing skilled and compassionate individuals helping dogs and dogs assisting people, the program emphasizes responsible pet ownership, compassion for all living creatures and promotes strong personal and community values, all in a manner that is as entertaining as it is informative.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (2 of 20) Response
Program Title Made in Hollywood: Teen Edition (24.2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 10/7/17 - 12/30/17 9:30am-10:00am
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. "Made in Hollywood: Teen" is an Emmy-nominated, nationally syndicated E/I series providing an introduction to careers on-camera and behind the scenes, plus an understanding of the motion picture, television and entertainment fields. Viewers are introduced to career opportunities focusing on creative, technical and artistic skills. Leaders in their respective fields present career advice and insight.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (3 of 20) Response
Program Title Think Big (24.1)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 10/7/17 - 12/30/17 10:00am-10:30am
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 features top kid inventors who face off against each other in an InventOff to see who can come up with the most innovative and creative invention. Each episode is set in the Think Tank, a studio filled top to bottom with art supplies and construction materials. Two teams, each led by a Featured Inventor, brainstorm, choose materials, and then sketch, design and build their idea. Once completed, the competing inventions are presented to a judge. The best invention wins bragging rights and the coveted Genius Cup. In Think Big, kids acquire and showcase their skills in creativity, science, innovation, marketing, design and teamwork. May the brightest mind win. Think Big is a kid hosted entertaining series for young people following the worlds most innovative kids as they create and invent new toys, games, learning tools, websites and new modes of transportation. Some even start their own companies. E/I, age 13 to 16.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (4 of 20) Response
Program Title Awesome Adventures (24.2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 10/7/17 - 12/30/17 11:30am-12:00pm
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. AWESOME ADVENTURES is a half hour weekly teen adventure series that is shot in high definition airing 52 weeks a year. Our host, as well as two different teens, will travel each week to destinations around the world that can be both exotic and remote. AWESOME ADVENTURES is designed to educate, inform and entertain children 16 and under, specific target audience is 13-16 about the world around them. Each journey is a lesson in the beauty of nature, its creatures, and the people who inhabit the land. This series is designed with a goal to make learning fun.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (5 of 20) Response
Program Title Elizabeth Stanton's Great Big World (24.2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 10/7/17 - 12/30/17 9:00am-9:30am
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. In this exciting series, award winning teen host Elizabeth Stanton and her celebrity guests take a world tour learning about other cultures and lending a hand. Exploring with her celebrity friends including Gregg Sulkin, Rob Pinkston, Jimmy Bennett, Bailee Madison, Maiara Walsh, Devon Werkheiser and many more. At each destination Elizabeth and friends will learn about he countries people, customs, and specific needs. They will lend a helping hand wherever its needed from feeding the hungry in the slums of Kenya to delivering hearing aids to Vietnamese neighborhoods that have experienced a high rate of deafness and hearing loss. There are always fresh surprises around every corner. Whether shes making movies at a London studio, or making candy at a Las Vegas candy factory, wherever Elizabeth goes she learns something new.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (6 of 20) Response
Program Title Dragonfly TV (24.1)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 10/7/17 - 12/30/17 9:30am-10:00am
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" is a weekly half-hour science television series that meets the educational and informational objectives of the FCC's Children's programming requirements for children ages 13 - 16. The programs highlight children doing projects with real hands-on experience and demonstrates practical applications of mathematics and science. It introduces young viewers to a variety of scientific disciplines and challenges them in critical thinking and problem solving skills, while providing valuable information to reach answers. Each episode is engaging, entertaining and educational in structure, allowing children 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 (7 of 20) Response
Program Title Made in Hollywood: Teen Edition (24.2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays 10/1/17 - 12/31/17 9:30am-10:00am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 14
Total times aired 14
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" is an Emmy-nominated, nationally syndicated E/I series providing an introduction to careers on-camera and behind the scenes, plus an understanding of the motion picture, television and entertainment fields. Viewers are introduced to career opportunities focusing on creative, technical and artistic skills. Leaders in their respective fields present career advice and insight.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (8 of 20) Response
Program Title Animal Science (24.2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays 10/1/17 - 12/31/17 11:00am-11:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 14
Total times aired 14
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. ANIMAL SCIENCE is a half hour weekly E/I animal series with a uniquely scientific approach. This series is specifically produced for children 16 and under, target audience is 13 to 16. While most animal shows look at the behavior of animals, we go one step further to look at the how and why an animal is able to excel in its environment. Shot in high definition, ANIMAL SCIENCE uses animation, graphics, and scientific analysis from animal experts to give viewers more understanding than ever before of these amazing creatures. Our enthusiastic hosts modern vocal style will be engaging to the target audience. This program will attract all age demographics.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (9 of 20) Response
Program Title America's Heartland (24.2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 10/7/17 - 12/30/17 10:00am-10:30am
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. Americas Heartland is a weekly half hour series featuring everyday Americans and their families, telling fascinating stories across Americas heartland. From learning how to make maple syrup to riding with teenage ranchers, this series explores the various ways of life in the current United States, while showcasing the diversity of how people live and work. Each episode visits several locations and introduces teen viewers to ordinary Americans who sometimes have extraordinary occupations. The series also highlights the history of different regions of the country while providing important facts about each place visited.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (10 of 20) Response
Program Title Wild About Animals (24.2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays 10/1/17 - 12/31/17 10:30am-11:00am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 14
Total times aired 14
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. WILD ABOUT ANIMALS is a half hour weekly animal magazine series. The show is hosted by the Emmy-award winning actress Mariette Hartley. Mariette has committed herself to fighting for the rights of animals for over 20 years. This series is produced for children 16 and under, specific target audience is 13-16. As the producers of WILD ABOUT ANIMALS, it is the objective of Steve Rotfeld Productions, Inc., to educate and inform children, specifically in the target age group, by bringing them entertaining and interesting stories about the worlds most fascinating animals. Each episode will consist of four different stories designed to teach children about both exotic and unique animals, as well as to educate them further about animals they see everyday.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (11 of 20) Response
Program Title Wild About Animals (24.2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 10/7/17 - 12/30/17 10:30am-11:00am
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. WILD ABOUT ANIMALS is a half hour weekly animal magazine series. The show is hosted by the Emmy-award winning actress Mariette Hartley. Mariette has committed herself to fighting for the rights of animals for over 20 years. This series is produced for children 16 and under, specific target audience is 13-16. As the producers of WILD ABOUT ANIMALS, it is the objective of Steve Rotfeld Productions, Inc., to educate and inform children, specifically in the target age group, by bringing them entertaining and interesting stories about the worlds most fascinating animals. Each episode will consist of four different stories designed to teach children about both exotic and unique animals, as well as to educate them further about animals they see everyday.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (12 of 20) Response
Program Title Elizabeth Stanton's Great Big World (24.2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays 10/1/17 - 12/31/17 9:00am-9:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 14
Total times aired 14
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. In this exciting series, award winning teen host Elizabeth Stanton and her celebrity guests take a world tour learning about other cultures and lending a hand. Exploring with her celebrity friends including Gregg Sulkin, Rob Pinkston, Jimmy Bennett, Bailee Madison, Maiara Walsh, Devon Werkheiser and many more. At each destination Elizabeth and friends will learn about he countries people, customs, and specific needs. They will lend a helping hand wherever its needed from feeding the hungry in the slums of Kenya to delivering hearing aids to Vietnamese neighborhoods that have experienced a high rate of deafness and hearing loss. There are always fresh surprises around every corner. Whether shes making movies at a London studio, or making candy at a Las Vegas candy factory, wherever Elizabeth goes she learns something new.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (13 of 20) Response
Program Title America's Heartland (24.2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays 10/1/17 - 12/31/17 10:00am-10:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 14
Total times aired 14
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. Americas Heartland is a weekly half hour series featuring everyday Americans and their families, telling fascinating stories across Americas heartland. From learning how to make maple syrup to riding with teenage ranchers, this series explores the various ways of life in the current United States, while showcasing the diversity of how people live and work. Each episode visits several locations and introduces teen viewers to ordinary Americans who sometimes have extraordinary occupations. The series also highlights the history of different regions of the country while providing important facts about each place visited.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (14 of 20) Response
Program Title Missing (24.1)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 10/7/17 - 12/30/17 9:00am-9:30am
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. Missing is a weekly half hour educational/informational series focusing on actual cases of missing persons. The series, which is appropriate for family viewing and children ages 13 to 16 in particular, provides information and descriptions of missing children, including endangered runaways as well as victims of abductions. The show also presents peer to peer advice on safety in public places and in cyber space, including real world examples of how to avoid potentially dangerous situations. The program emphasizes taking active responsibility for personal safety and promotes situational awareness, presented in a calm and non threatening manner suited for teenagers. Missing is closed captioned for the hearing impaired and displays the E/I icon throughout the broadcast.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (15 of 20) Response
Program Title Animal Science (24.2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 10/7/17 - 12/30/17 11:00-11:30am
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. ANIMAL SCIENCE is a half hour weekly E/I animal series with a uniquely scientific approach. This series is specifically produced for children 16 and under, target audience is 13 to 16. While most animal shows look at the behavior of animals, we go one step further to look at the how and why an animal is able to excel in its environment. Shot in high definition, ANIMAL SCIENCE uses animation, graphics, and scientific analysis from animal experts to give viewers more understanding than ever before of these amazing creatures. Our enthusiastic hosts modern vocal style will be engaging to the target audience. This program will attract all age demographics.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (16 of 20) Response
Program Title Awesome Adventures (24.2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays 10/1/17 - 12/31/17 11:30am-12:00pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 14
Total times aired 14
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. AWESOME ADVENTURES is a half hour weekly teen adventure series that is shot in high definition airing 52 weeks a year. Our host, as well as two different teens, will travel each week to destinations around the world that can be both exotic and remote. AWESOME ADVENTURES is designed to educate, inform and entertain children 16 and under, specific target audience is 13-16 about the world around them. Each journey is a lesson in the beauty of nature, its creatures, and the people who inhabit the land. This series is designed with a goal to make learning fun.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (17 of 20) Response
Program Title Animal Rescue (24.1)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 10/7/17 - 12/30/17 11:00am-11:30am
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. "Animal Rescue" is a weekly half-hour reality series showcasing spectacular rescues of all types of animals. The series focuses on the dedicated people around the world who help sick, injured or abused animals. The program also instructs children on the proper care of animals and provides safety tips on how to care for all kinds of creatures in the animal kingdom. The show is aimed at children and families who want to learn about animal treatment, care and protection.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (18 of 20) Response
Program Title Pets.TV (24.1)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 10/7/17 - 12/30/17 7:00am-7:30am
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. Produced by 16-time Emmy winner Lisa-Renee Ramirez, Pets TV embraces animals of all shapes and sizes, their heart-warming stories, even advice on how to keep them happy and healthy. Special features include: "Ask a Vet" and "Animal Control Patrol".
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (19 of 20) Response
Program Title Biz Kids (24.1)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 10/7/17 - 12/30/17 7:30am-8:00am
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$" is a weekly half-hour series focusing on financial literacy and entrepreneurship for teens, targeting 13 - 16 year olds. Using a mix of strong financial education tools, dynamic sketch comedy and inspiring true stories of young entrepreneurs, "Biz Kid$" provides important information for future success. Each episode features math, language arts and social studies as well as, teaching teens about money and business.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (20 of 20) Response
Program Title Animal Outtakes (24.1)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 10/7/17 - 12/30/17 11:30am-12:00pm
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. Animal Outtakes is divided into educational, entertaining and interactive segments. Discussion points include informative backgrounds on the uniqueness of each animal, the care and habits of these animals and how they survive and/or affect the eco system in the world. The show also focuses on how to protect and preserve the animals, animal encounters, medical discussions and care for the animals, and features for the pet of the week. Animal Outtakes is closed captioned for the hearing impaired and displays the E/I icon throughout the broadcast for children ages 13 to 16.
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 Ashley Clayton
Address 1477 Tenth Street
City Sarasota
State FL
Zip 34236
Telephone Number (941) 552-3073
Email Address ashleyclayton@raycommedia.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.

Other Matters (20)

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Other Matters (1 of 20) Response
Program Title Missing (24.1)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 9:00am - 9:30am
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. Missing is a weekly half hour educational/informational series focusing on actual cases of missing persons. The series, which is appropriate for family viewing and children ages 13 to 16 in particular, provides information and descriptions of missing children, including endangered runaways as well as victims of abductions. The show also presents peer to peer advice on safety in public places and in cyber space, including real world examples of how to avoid potentially dangerous situations. The program emphasizes taking active responsibility for personal safety and promotes situational awareness, presented in a calm and non threatening manner suited for teenagers. Missing is closed captioned for the hearing impaired and displays the E/I icon throughout the broadcast.
Other Matters (2 of 20) Response
Program Title Wild About Animals (24.2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays 8:30am-9:00am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 12
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. WILD ABOUT ANIMALS is a half hour weekly animal magazine series. The show is hosted by the Emmy-award winning actress Mariette Hartley. Mariette has committed herself to fighting for the rights of animals for over 20 years. This series is produced for children 16 and under, specific target audience is 13-16. As the producers of WILD ABOUT ANIMALS, it is the objective of Steve Rotfeld Productions, Inc., to educate and inform children, specifically in the target age group, by bringing them entertaining and interesting stories about the worlds most fascinating animals. Each episode will consist of four different stories designed to teach children about both exotic and unique animals, as well as to educate them further about animals they see everyday.
Other Matters (3 of 20) Response
Program Title Awesome Adventures (24.2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays 9:30am-10:00am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 12
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. AWESOME ADVENTURES is a half hour weekly teen adventure series that is shot in high definition airing 52 weeks a year. Our host, as well as two different teens, will travel each week to destinations around the world that can be both exotic and remote. AWESOME ADVENTURES is designed to educate, inform and entertain children 16 and under, specific target audience is 13-16 about the world around them. Each journey is a lesson in the beauty of nature, its creatures, and the people who inhabit the land. This series is designed with a goal to make learning fun.
Other Matters (4 of 20) Response
Program Title Animal Science (24.2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 9:00am-9:30am
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. ANIMAL SCIENCE is a half hour weekly E/I animal series with a uniquely scientific approach. This series is specifically produced for children 16 and under, target audience is 13 to 16. While most animal shows look at the behavior of animals, we go one step further to look at the how and why an animal is able to excel in its environment. Shot in high definition, ANIMAL SCIENCE uses animation, graphics, and scientific analysis from animal experts to give viewers more understanding than ever before of these amazing creatures. Our enthusiastic hosts modern vocal style will be engaging to the target audience. This program will attract all age demographics.
Other Matters (5 of 20) Response
Program Title Animal Science (24.2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays 9:00am-9:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 12
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. ANIMAL SCIENCE is a half hour weekly E/I animal series with a uniquely scientific approach. This series is specifically produced for children 16 and under, target audience is 13 to 16. While most animal shows look at the behavior of animals, we go one step further to look at the how and why an animal is able to excel in its environment. Shot in high definition, ANIMAL SCIENCE uses animation, graphics, and scientific analysis from animal experts to give viewers more understanding than ever before of these amazing creatures. Our enthusiastic hosts modern vocal style will be engaging to the target audience. This program will attract all age demographics.
Other Matters (6 of 20) Response
Program Title Awesome Adventures (24.2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 9:30am-10:00am
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. AWESOME ADVENTURES is a half hour weekly teen adventure series that is shot in high definition airing 52 weeks a year. Our host, as well as two different teens, will travel each week to destinations around the world that can be both exotic and remote. AWESOME ADVENTURES is designed to educate, inform and entertain children 16 and under, specific target audience is 13-16 about the world around them. Each journey is a lesson in the beauty of nature, its creatures, and the people who inhabit the land. This series is designed with a goal to make learning fun.
Other Matters (7 of 20) Response
Program Title America's Heartland (24.2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 8:00am-8:30am
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. Americas Heartland is a weekly half hour series featuring everyday Americans and their families, telling fascinating stories across Americas heartland. From learning how to make maple syrup to riding with teenage ranchers, this series explores the various ways of life in the current United States, while showcasing the diversity of how people live and work. Each episode visits several locations and introduces teen viewers to ordinary Americans who sometimes have extraordinary occupations. The series also highlights the history of different regions of the country while providing important facts about each place visited.
Other Matters (8 of 20) Response
Program Title Pets.TV (24.1)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 7:00am - 7:30am
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. Produced by 16-time Emmy winner Lisa-Renee Ramirez, Pets TV embraces animals of all shapes and sizes, their heart-warming stories, even advice on how to keep them happy and healthy. Special features include: "Ask a Vet" and "Animal Control Patrol".
Other Matters (9 of 20) Response
Program Title Wild About Animals (24.2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 8:30am-9:00am
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. WILD ABOUT ANIMALS is a half hour weekly animal magazine series. The show is hosted by the Emmy-award winning actress Mariette Hartley. Mariette has committed herself to fighting for the rights of animals for over 20 years. This series is produced for children 16 and under, specific target audience is 13-16. As the producers of WILD ABOUT ANIMALS, it is the objective of Steve Rotfeld Productions, Inc., to educate and inform children, specifically in the target age group, by bringing them entertaining and interesting stories about the worlds most fascinating animals. Each episode will consist of four different stories designed to teach children about both exotic and unique animals, as well as to educate them further about animals they see everyday.
Other Matters (10 of 20) Response
Program Title Made in Hollywood: Teen Edition (24.2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays 7:30am-8:00am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 12
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" is an Emmy-nominated, nationally syndicated E/I series providing an introduction to careers on-camera and behind the scenes, plus an understanding of the motion picture, television and entertainment fields. Viewers are introduced to career opportunities focusing on creative, technical and artistic skills. Leaders in their respective fields present career advice and insight.
Other Matters (11 of 20) Response
Program Title Elizabeth Stanton's Great Big World (24.2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays 7:00am-7:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 12
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. In this exciting series, award winning teen host Elizabeth Stanton and her celebrity guests take a world tour learning about other cultures and lending a hand. Exploring with her celebrity friends including Gregg Sulkin, Rob Pinkston, Jimmy Bennett, Bailee Madison, Maiara Walsh, Devon Werkheiser and many more. At each destination Elizabeth and friends will learn about he countries people, customs, and specific needs. They will lend a helping hand wherever its needed from feeding the hungry in the slums of Kenya to delivering hearing aids to Vietnamese neighborhoods that have experienced a high rate of deafness and hearing loss. There are always fresh surprises around every corner. Whether shes making movies at a London studio, or making candy at a Las Vegas candy factory, wherever Elizabeth goes she learns something new.
Other Matters (12 of 20) Response
Program Title Think Big (24.1)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 10:00am - 10:30am
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 features top kid inventors who face off against each other in an InventOff to see who can come up with the most innovative and creative invention. Each episode is set in the Think Tank, a studio filled top to bottom with art supplies and construction materials. Two teams, each led by a Featured Inventor, brainstorm, choose materials, and then sketch, design and build their idea. Once completed, the competing inventions are presented to a judge. The best invention wins bragging rights and the coveted Genius Cup. In Think Big, kids acquire and showcase their skills in creativity, science, innovation, marketing, design and teamwork. May the brightest mind win. Think Big is a kid hosted entertaining series for young people following the worlds most innovative kids as they create and invent new toys, games, learning tools, websites and new modes of transportation. Some even start their own companies. E/I, age 13 to 16.
Other Matters (13 of 20) Response
Program Title Biz Kids (24.1)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 7:30am - 8:00am
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$" is a weekly half-hour series focusing on financial literacy and entrepreneurship for teens, targeting 13 - 16 year olds. Using a mix of strong financial education tools, dynamic sketch comedy and inspiring true stories of young entrepreneurs, "Biz Kid$" provides important information for future success. Each episode features math, language arts and social studies as well as, teaching teens about money and business.
Other Matters (14 of 20) Response
Program Title Elizabeth Stanton's Great Big World (24.2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 7:00am-7:30am
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. In this exciting series, award winning teen host Elizabeth Stanton and her celebrity guests take a world tour learning about other cultures and lending a hand. Exploring with her celebrity friends including Gregg Sulkin, Rob Pinkston, Jimmy Bennett, Bailee Madison, Maiara Walsh, Devon Werkheiser and many more. At each destination Elizabeth and friends will learn about he countries people, customs, and specific needs. They will lend a helping hand wherever its needed from feeding the hungry in the slums of Kenya to delivering hearing aids to Vietnamese neighborhoods that have experienced a high rate of deafness and hearing loss. There are always fresh surprises around every corner. Whether shes making movies at a London studio, or making candy at a Las Vegas candy factory, wherever Elizabeth goes she learns something new.
Other Matters (15 of 20) Response
Program Title Dog Tales (24.1)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 10:30am - 11:00am
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" is a weekly half-hour educational / informational series showcasing all aspects of the canine world. The series, which is appropriate for family viewing and children ages 13 -16 in particular, offers useful information on all kinds of dogs and 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. In addition to showcasing skilled and compassionate individuals helping dogs and dogs assisting people, the program emphasizes responsible pet ownership, compassion for all living creatures and promotes strong personal and community values, all in a manner that is as entertaining as it is informative.
Other Matters (16 of 20) Response
Program Title Animal Rescue (24.1)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 11:00am - 11:30am
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. "Animal Rescue" is a weekly half-hour reality series showcasing spectacular rescues of all types of animals. The series focuses on the dedicated people around the world who help sick, injured or abused animals. The program also instructs children on the proper care of animals and provides safety tips on how to care for all kinds of creatures in the animal kingdom. The show is aimed at children and families who want to learn about animal treatment, care and protection.
Other Matters (17 of 20) Response
Program Title Animal Outtakes (24.1)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 11:30am - 12:00pm
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. Animal Outtakes is divided into educational, entertaining and interactive segments. Discussion points include informative backgrounds on the uniqueness of each animal, the care and habits of these animals and how they survive and/or affect the eco system in the world. The show also focuses on how to protect and preserve the animals, animal encounters, medical discussions and care for the animals, and features for the pet of the week. Animal Outtakes is closed captioned for the hearing impaired and displays the E/I icon throughout the broadcast for children ages 13 to 16.
Other Matters (18 of 20) Response
Program Title America's Heartland (24.2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays 8:00am-8:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 12
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. Americas Heartland is a weekly half hour series featuring everyday Americans and their families, telling fascinating stories across Americas heartland. From learning how to make maple syrup to riding with teenage ranchers, this series explores the various ways of life in the current United States, while showcasing the diversity of how people live and work. Each episode visits several locations and introduces teen viewers to ordinary Americans who sometimes have extraordinary occupations. The series also highlights the history of different regions of the country while providing important facts about each place visited.
Other Matters (19 of 20) Response
Program Title Made in Hollywood: Teen Edition (24.2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 7:30am-8:00am
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" is an Emmy-nominated, nationally syndicated E/I series providing an introduction to careers on-camera and behind the scenes, plus an understanding of the motion picture, television and entertainment fields. Viewers are introduced to career opportunities focusing on creative, technical and artistic skills. Leaders in their respective fields present career advice and insight.
Other Matters (20 of 20) Response
Program Title Dragonfly TV (24.1)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 9:30am - 10:00am
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" is a weekly half-hour science television series that meets the educational and informational objectives of the FCC's Children's programming requirements for children ages 13 - 16. The programs highlight children doing projects with real hands-on experience and demonstrates practical applications of mathematics and science. It introduces young viewers to a variety of scientific disciplines and challenges them in critical thinking and problem solving skills, while providing valuable information to reach answers. Each episode is engaging, entertaining and educational in structure, allowing children to investigate science on their own.

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Ashley Clayton

Programming Coordinator


01/08/2018

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