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Approved by OMB 3060-0837
September 2014
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(REFERENCE COPY - Not for submission) Children's Television Programming Report

FRN:
0018223693
File Number:
CPR-140386
Submit Date:
04/08/2013
Call Sign:
WTVY
Facility ID:
4152
City:
DOTHAN
State:
AL
Service:
Full Service Television
Purpose:
Children's TV Programming Report
Status:
Received
Status Date:
04/08/2013
Filing Status:
Active



Report reflects information for : First Quarter of 2013

General Information

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Attachments Are attachments (other than associated schedules) being filed with this application?

Applicant Information

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Applicant Name, Type, and Contact Information

Applicant Address Phone Email Applicant Type

Contact Representatives (0)

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Contact Name Address Phone Email Contact Type

Children's Television Information

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Section Question Response
Station Type Station Type Network Affiliation
Affiliated network CBS
Nielsen DMA Dothan
Web Home Page Address www.wtvy.com

Digital Core Programming

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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 336.0
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: 7.0
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(18)

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Digital Core Program (1 of 18) Response
Program Title Doodlebops Rockin Road Show
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 9:00a-9:30a; 9:30a-10:00a
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 3 years to 8 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. By means of fantasy, fun, music and rhyme, the Doodlebops teach children about their world and gives them the vital motivation and tools to explore it. Each episode will feature a live-action child who writes to the Doodles for help or advice with a problem. This child then gets "Doodlefied:" and enters an animated world of the "Dooldenet" where they can hop on the magical tour bus and travel anywhere their imaginations can take them. Each episode will reinforce a lesson through a musical interlude or song that encapsulates the educational objective or message.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (2 of 18) Response
Program Title Made in Hollywood Teen Edition
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday 12:30p-1:00p
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 12
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
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 provides for adolescent boys and girls in the 13 to 16 year old age-group an opportunity to explore and learn about the technical, artistic, creative, business and administrative careers that are a part of the motion picture, television, music video, and attributes, techniques, and strategies needed to enter these fields.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (3 of 18) Response
Program Title Busytown Mysteries
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 10:00a-10:30a; 10:30a-11:00a
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 25
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 3 years to 7 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Follow the adventures of Huckle and Sally Cat, Lowly Worm, Hilda Hippo, Pig Will and Pig Won't as they put their unique minds together to solve the amny daily mysteries in Busytown. Of course, roving reporter Goldbug is always on the scene to report on the latest clues! Everyone hop in the apple car, it's time for another mystery.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (4 of 18) Response
Program Title The New Adventures of Nanoboy
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 7:00a-7:30a 7:30a-8:00a
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 8
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 5 years to 10 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. The general learning goal and discrete educational objectives are fully integrated with the story-line, characters and settings that make up "Nanoboy". By focusing on Nanoboy's challenges and the amazing ways he meets them, the series provides young viewers with a non-threatening arena from which to observe and learn from the actions of others. Learning is natural, captivating and becomes part of the overall fun and excitement of the series.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (5 of 18) Response
Program Title Sports Stars of Tomorrow
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 1:00p-1:30p
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 6
Total times aired 11
Number of Preemptions 7
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 5
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. Sports Stars of Tomorrow is a weekly "magazine" series that showcases up-and-coming young athletes whose talent and hard work are making them winners. Each episode includes a variety of news features that highlight the featured athlete's success in sports, as well as the hard work that's gotten them that far.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Preemption Programs #1

Questions Response
Title of Program Sports Stars of Tomorrow
List date and time rescheduled 1/26/13 8:30a-9:00a
Is the rescheduled date the second home? No
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted 2013-01-26
Episode #
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #2

Questions Response
Title of Program Sports Stars of Tomorrow
List date and time rescheduled 2/2/13 8:30.m.-9:00a
Is the rescheduled date the second home? No
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted 2013-02-02
Episode #
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #3

Questions Response
Title of Program Sports Stars of Tomorrow
List date and time rescheduled 2/23/13 8:30a-9:00a
Is the rescheduled date the second home? No
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted 2013-02-23
Episode #
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #4

Questions Response
Title of Program Sports Stars of Tomorrow
List date and time rescheduled 3/2/13 8:30a-9:00a
Is the rescheduled date the second home? No
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted 2013-03-02
Episode #
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #5

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Title of Program Sports Stars of Tomorrow
List date and time rescheduled 1/12/13 8:30a.m.
Is the rescheduled date the second home? No
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted 2013-01-12
Episode #
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #6

Questions Response
Title of Program Sports Stars of Tomorrow
List date and time rescheduled 2/16/13 8:30a.m.-9:00a.m.
Is the rescheduled date the second home? No
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted 2013-02-16
Episode #
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #7

Questions Response
Title of Program Sports Stars of Tomorrow
List date and time rescheduled 1/19/13 8:30a.m.
Is the rescheduled date the second home? No
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted 2013-01-19
Episode #
Reason for Preemption Sports
Digital Core Program (6 of 18) Response
Program Title Wild America
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday 1:30p-2:00p; Thursday 1:00p-1:30p
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
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. The key educational objective of the program is to familiarize children with the animals of the North American continent, their interaction with other animals and their environment. Throughout the series emphasis will be placed on protecting endangered species and the impact that humans have while interacting in their environment.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (7 of 18) Response
Program Title The Real Winning Edge
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 12:30p-1:00p
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 6
Total times aired 26
Number of Preemptions 7
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 7
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. The Real Winning Edge television series is designed to help youths make winning choices in their lives in order to grow to be productive citizens. This series is based on role models who are making pro-social life choices. Each 30 minute episode includes three profiles of young achievers, introduced by three celebrities in their particular sport or talent. The Real Winning Edge delivers to our nation's youth the kind of entertainment value they enjoy watching, while promoting a value system that enforces a strong sense of purpose and worthiness.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Preemption Programs #1

Questions Response
Title of Program The Real Winning Edge
List date and time rescheduled Saturday 1/12/13 7:30a-8:00a
Is the rescheduled date the second home? No
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted
Episode # Saturday 1/12/13
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #2

Questions Response
Title of Program The Real Winning Edge
List date and time rescheduled Saturday 1/26/13 7:30a-8:00
Is the rescheduled date the second home? No
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted
Episode # Saturday 1/26/13
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #3

Questions Response
Title of Program The Real Winning Edge
List date and time rescheduled Saturday 2/16/13 7:30a-8:00a
Is the rescheduled date the second home? No
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted
Episode # Saturday 2/16/13
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #4

Questions Response
Title of Program The Real Winning Edge
List date and time rescheduled Saturday 2/23/13 7:30a-8:00a
Is the rescheduled date the second home? No
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted
Episode # Saturday 2/23/13
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #5

Questions Response
Title of Program The Real Winning Edge
List date and time rescheduled Saturday 1/19/13 7:30a-8:00a
Is the rescheduled date the second home? No
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted
Episode # Saturday 1/19/13
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #6

Questions Response
Title of Program The Real Winning Edge
List date and time rescheduled Saturday 3/2/13 7;30a-8:00a
Is the rescheduled date the second home? No
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted
Episode # Saturday 3/2/13
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #7

Questions Response
Title of Program The Real Winning Edge
List date and time rescheduled Saturday 2/2/13 7:30a-8:00a
Is the rescheduled date the second home? No
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted
Episode # Saturday 2/2/13
Reason for Preemption Sports
Digital Core Program (8 of 18) Response
Program Title Rescue Heroes
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 7:00a-7:30a; 7:30a-8:00a
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 18
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 6 years to 11 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Rescue Heroes is designed to serve the education and information needs of children ages 6-11. Each week the Rescue Heroes are called into action to mobilize themselves in any part of the globe to protect the world from natural and man-made disasters. Each half hour is comprised of two 11 minutes episodes. Social and emotional character stories are embedded in the stories using action and humor to convey messages of keeping an open mind, asking for help, facing your fears, persistence pays off, preparedness, procedure, training and teamwork. At the end of each episode the Rescue Heroes reinforce various safety tips, and information relating to the educational message portrayed in the story.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (9 of 18) Response
Program Title Elizabeth Straton's Great Big World
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday, 11:30a-12:00p
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
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. (1)Friendship is a central theme to all episodes. (2) Each episode educates and informs the audience with lessons in geography, the initial and ongoing development of culture, volunteer opportunities, social dynamics, action and adventure, arts and entertainment, national customs, local transportation and trivia. (3)The series highlights the need for volunteering and helping behavior, not only in geographic areas of near proximity, but also around the world. (4)Each episode presents social responsibility and selfless behavior in a positive and encouraging manner.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (10 of 18) Response
Program Title Animal Exploration with Jerod
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 9:30a-10:00a
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
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. Each week Jerod looks at exotic and domestic animals from his own unique perspective. Jerod combines his extensive training in zoology with his ability as an effective and entertaining communicator. It is the mission of this program to inspire viewers, children and adults alike, to preserve the innate human instinct to explore.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (11 of 18) Response
Program Title Live Life and Win
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday 12:00p-12:30p
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
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. Live Life & Win series features inspirational segments and teen success stories of character and personal determination in the arts, school, sports, and community. Considers topics such as social responsibility and justice, perseverance, leadership, academic achievement, volunteerism, and life skills such as the importance of exercise and nutrition. Goals of the series are to (1)encourage 13-16 year old's to explore, discover, and learn strategies to achieve personal dreams. (2)Learn about the personal attributes important for achieving dreams. (3)Explore volunteerism as an opportunity.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (12 of 18) Response
Program Title Animal Science
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday 11:00a-11:30a
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
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. Animal Science is a brand new half-hour weekly E/I series with a uniquely scientific approach. This series is specifically produced for children 16 and under (target audience is 13-16). While most animal shows look a 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 host's 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 (13 of 18) Response
Program Title The Outdoorsman with Buck McNeely
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday 12:00p-12:30p
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 12
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
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. This program is a family-oriented blend of international and domestic adventures combined with important environmental and conservation issues. The Outdoorsman focuses on the role that sportsmen play in overall game management programs. The program serves the educational needs of teens 13-16 years old by teaching them about ethics, respect for nature, and promoting an active, outdoor lifestyle.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? No

Digital Core Program (14 of 18) Response
Program Title On The Spot
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 12:30p-1:00p
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 2
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. On The Spot adopts a modified question and answer format familiar to broadcast network viewers, including the targeted age. The questions fall under curriculum core areas of knowledge in social studies, science, the arts, civics, and mathematics. The format allows for a wide range of topics and allows topics to be blended, which is a serious asset. The integration of core curriculum areas is a traditional goal in education and while On The Spot doesn't support the deeper integration that would be done in a classroom, the energetic blend is a great example of taking curriculum out of their separate boxes and making them a uniform part of why knowledge can be important. On The Spot explains the answer to each question. The pedagogical approach of testing first and explaining the answer second has been shown to enhance retention and understanding. On The Spot challenges viewers to recall middle and high school knowledge about history, science, math, English, second languages, health, geography, art, music and technology and then teaches them to answer.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (15 of 18) Response
Program Title The Centsables
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 10:00a-10:30a
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 6 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. The Centsables program was conceived to help children understand the value of money, and the ways it can impact their lives. This first-of-its-kind multi-media project, which features the adventures of six super-buddies.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (16 of 18) Response
Program Title Liberty Kids
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday 10:00a-10:30a; 10:30a-11:00a
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 24
Total times aired 26
Number of Preemptions 2
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 2
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 9 years to 11 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. The purpose of this series is to introduce viewers aged 9-11 to the period leading up to, during and immediately following the American Revolution. Each episode focuses on placing historical events and pivotal figures within an age appropriate context that provides young people with an exciting opportunity to experience this period of history through the eyes of a similar demographic. The programs also include interstitial segments that provide facts in both a newscast and game format, reinforcing the topic of the episode. This program is specifically designed to further the educational and informational needs of children, has educating and informing children as a significant purpose, and otherwise meets the definition of Core Programming as specified in the Commission's rules.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Preemption Programs #1

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Title of Program Liberty Kids
List date and time rescheduled Saturday 2/2/13 11:30a-12:00p
Is the rescheduled date the second home? No
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted
Episode # Sunday 2/3/13
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #2

Questions Response
Title of Program Liberty Kids
List date and time rescheduled Saturday 2/2/13 11:00a-11:30a
Is the rescheduled date the second home? No
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted
Episode # Sunday 2/3/13
Reason for Preemption Sports
Digital Core Program (17 of 18) Response
Program Title Laura McKenzie's Traveler
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 9:00a-9:30a
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
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. Laura McKenzie's Traveler would be an invaluable addition to the core programming element of any broadcast network. This in-depth high definition travel show offers entertaining, safe, educational and information programming appropriate for general audiences of all ages, including children under the age of 16. Laura McKenzie's Traveler provides an educational journey to significant destinations around the world. Children are being engaged and inspired as they see the value in exploring rich new cultures and heritages. This is a television program that educates and inspires with several educational components built into the fabric of the program that would qualify it as an effective and an engaging teaching aid for use in the home, classroom and or social context and environment, arts and entertainment, types of government, interviews with political leaders, current modes of transportation, indigenous foods and drink, culinary options, architecture, currency, national customs, national languages, trivia and travel tips. Thus furthers the educational and informational needs of children between 13 and 16.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (18 of 18) Response
Program Title Chat Room
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 12:00p-12:30p
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 2
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. Chat Room presents an opportunity for teenagers to listen to honest dialogue from relatable teenagers. With so many difficult issues facing teens everyday, Chat Room is a great opportunity for teens to think ahead and be prepared for challenging ethical situations as they arise. Additionally, whether parents watch with or without their teens, this show allows parents to have a window into the sensitive issues teens face. Chat Room is an excellent resource for increased insight for teens and parents alike.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Non-Core Educational and Informational Programming (8)

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Non-Core Educational and Informational Programming (1 of 8) Response
Program Title WWE Saturday Morning Slam
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled: Saturday 10:00a-10:30a 10:30a-11:00a
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time: 13
Number of Preemptions 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 7 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. WWE Saturday Morning Slam packs the riveting in-ring action, the larger-than-life WWE Superstars, and WWE's family-friendly entertainment into the fastest, most energy-filled half-hour on television. WWE Superstar profiles, behind-the-scenes footage and an exclusive WWE match every week will all combine to make WWE Saturday Morning Slam the perfect destination for the youngest viewers in the WWE Universe.
Does the program have educating and informing children ages 16 and under as a significant purpose? Yes
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? No
Does the Licensee provide information regarding the program, including an indication of the target child audience, to publishers of program guides consistent with 47 C.F.R. Section 73.673? Yes

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Non-Core Educational and Informational Programming (2 of 8) Response
Program Title Transformers Prime
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled: Saturday 9:00a-9:30a
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time: 13
Number of Preemptions 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 3 years to 7 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Roll out with Optimus Prime, Bumblebee, Arcee, Ratchet, Bulkhead, and the rest of the heroic Autobots as they battle the evil Decepticons. Now that big bad Megatron has returned with a mysterious and dangerous element. Team Prime must prepare for an epic battle. But that's not easy when they have to guard over Jack, Miko, and Raf, three normal kids who've accidentally discovered the Autobots. As Team Prime works to defend Earth from destruction,the drama gets just as intense as the heavy metal action.
Does the program have educating and informing children ages 16 and under as a significant purpose? Yes
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? No
Does the Licensee provide information regarding the program, including an indication of the target child audience, to publishers of program guides consistent with 47 C.F.R. Section 73.673? Yes

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Non-Core Educational and Informational Programming (3 of 8) Response
Program Title Dragonball Z Kai
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled: Saturday 10:00a-10:30a
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time: 13
Number of Preemptions 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 3 years to 7 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. The epic adventure continues as the famous martial artist Goku and his son Gohan are shocked when they learn that Goku belongs to an alien race called the Saiyans, who are bent on destroying the Earth. Father and son travel the galaxy, battling Saiyans and other enemies in their heroic attempt to save the world from total destruction.
Does the program have educating and informing children ages 16 and under as a significant purpose? Yes
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? No
Does the Licensee provide information regarding the program, including an indication of the target child audience, to publishers of program guides consistent with 47 C.F.R. Section 73.673? Yes

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Non-Core Educational and Informational Programming (4 of 8) Response
Program Title Yu-Gi-Oh! Classic
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled: Saturday 11:00a-11:30a; 11:30a-12:00p
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time: 12
Number of Preemptions 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 3 years to 7 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Yu-Gi-Oh! tells the tale of Ygi Moto, a young boy who solves an ancient artifact known as the Milennium Puzzle, causing his body to play host to a mysterious spirit. Yugi and his friends love playing the card game Duel Monsters and with the help of his doppelganger, Yugi becomes the most famous duelist in the world. When Yugi lean that the spirit inside his puzzle is actually an unnamed Pharaoh from Egyptian times, he and his friends attempt to help the Pharaoh regain his memories.
Does the program have educating and informing children ages 16 and under as a significant purpose? Yes
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? No
Does the Licensee provide information regarding the program, including an indication of the target child audience, to publishers of program guides consistent with 47 C.F.R. Section 73.673? Yes

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Program Title Sonic X
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled: Saturday 8:00a-8:30a 8:30a-9:00a
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time: 24
Number of Preemptions 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 3 years to 7 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Follow the adventures of Sonic and friends. They must stop the evil genuis Dr. Eggman from getting the powerful Chaos Emeralds. If Dr. Eggman gets his hands on the Chaos Emerald, he will take over the world!
Does the program have educating and informing children ages 16 and under as a significant purpose? Yes
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? No
Does the Licensee provide information regarding the program, including an indication of the target child audience, to publishers of program guides consistent with 47 C.F.R. Section 73.673? Yes

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Non-Core Educational and Informational Programming (6 of 8) Response
Program Title Power Rangers Lost Galaxy
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled: Saturday 8:30a-9:00a; 9:00a-9:30a
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time: 2
Number of Preemptions 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 3 years to 7 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Planet Earth's most popular teen superheroes have hyperblasted their way to adventure aboard the space colony, Terra Venture. Their ultra-important mission? Keep the mysterious and powerful Lights of Orion out of the hands of the evil Scorpious. But when the former hero, Magna Defender, gets into the race for the Lights, the Power Rangers can't be sure if he is friend or foe. Will the powerful five be able to turn Magna Defender from the path of vengence before he destorys Terra Venture? Power up for action as Power Rangers Lost Galaxy: The Return of The Magna Defender rockets you on a magna-ificent ride that's more exciting than a supernova!
Does the program have educating and informing children ages 16 and under as a significant purpose? Yes
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? No
Does the Licensee provide information regarding the program, including an indication of the target child audience, to publishers of program guides consistent with 47 C.F.R. Section 73.673? Yes

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Program Title Justice League Unlimited
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled: Saturday 9:30a-10:00a
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time: 9
Number of Preemptions 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 3 years to 7 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. The "founding members" of the Justice League, Superman, Batman, Wonder Woman, Flash, Martian Manhunter, Green Lantern and Hawkgirl continue to defend the planet from every known threat. Along the way, they are aided by a large number of other superheroes from the DC Universe, including Aquaman, Black Canary, Captain Marvel, Supergirl and more. The League not only clash with their famous nemeses, from Brianiac, Lex Luthor, Mantis and many others, but the building tensions between the Justice League and a secret government agency known as Project Cadmus brings heightened conflict to a series where every child's favorite superheroes are called to action.
Does the program have educating and informing children ages 16 and under as a significant purpose? Yes
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? No
Does the Licensee provide information regarding the program, including an indication of the target child audience, to publishers of program guides consistent with 47 C.F.R. Section 73.673? Yes

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Program Title Yu-Gi-Oh! Zexal
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled: Saturday 11:00a-11:30a; 11:30a-12:00p
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time: 15
Number of Preemptions 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 3 years to 7 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Yuma Tsukumo is a young duelist who strives to become the Duel Monsters champion. During a duel wtih a school bully, a mysterious spirit called Astral appears before him, and helps him to win. Astral explains to Yuma he is searching for his lost memories, which have been transformed into 99Xyz Monsters cards called Numbers and have been scattered across the globe. In order to recover his memories, Astral teams up with Yuma in order to recover the Numbers cards. Using the powers of Zexal, the two must compete with Numbers Hunters, who seek to claim the Numbers cards for themselves in order to destroy Astral's home world.
Does the program have educating and informing children ages 16 and under as a significant purpose? Yes
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? No
Does the Licensee provide information regarding the program, including an indication of the target child audience, to publishers of program guides consistent with 47 C.F.R. Section 73.673? Yes

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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 Julia Gassett
Address 285 North Foster Street
City Dothan
State AL
Zip 36303
Telephone Number 334-792-3195
Email Address
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.

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Program Title Made In Hollywood Teen Edition
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday 12:3op-1:00p
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 provides for adolescent boys and girls in the 13 to 16 year old age-group an opportunity to explore and learn about the technical, artistic, creative, business and administrative careers that are a part of the motion picture, television, music video, and attributes, techniques, and strategies needed to enter these fields.
Other Matters (2 of 17) Response
Program Title Outdoorsman with Buck McNeely
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday 12:00p-12:30p
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. This program is a family-oriented blend of international and domestic adventures combined with important environmental and conservation issues. The Outdoorsman focuses on the role that sportsmen play in overall game management programs. The program serves the educational needs of teens 13-16 years old by teaching them about ethics, respect for nature, and promoting an active, outdoor lifestyle.
Other Matters (3 of 17) Response
Program Title Live Life and Win
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday 12:00p-12:30p
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. Live Life & Win series features inspirational segments and teen success stories of character and personal determination in the arts, school, sports, and community. Considers topics such as social responsibility and justice, perseverance, leadership, academic achievement, volunteerism, and life skills such as the importance of exercise and nutrition. Goals of the series are to (1)encourage 13-16 year old's to explore, discover, and learn strategies to achieve personal dreams. (2)Learn about the personal attributes important for achieving dreams. (3)Explore volunteerism as an opportunity.
Other Matters (4 of 17) Response
Program Title Busytown
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 10:30a-10:30a 10:03a-11:00a
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 3 years to 6 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Follow the adventures of Huckle and Sally Cat, Lowly Worm, Hilda Hippo, Pig Will and Pig Won't as they put their unique minds together to solve the amny daily mysteries in Busytown. Of course, roving reporter Goldbug is always on the scene to report on the latest clues! Everyone hop in the apple car, it's time for another mystery.
Other Matters (5 of 17) Response
Program Title The New Adventures of Nanoboy
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 7:00a-7:30a; 7:30a-8:00a
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 6 years to 11 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. The general learning goal and discrete educational objectives are fully integrated with the story-line, characters and settings that make up "Nanoboy". By focusing on Nanoboy's challenges and the amazing ways he meets them, the series provides young viewers with a non-threatening arena from which to observe and learn from the actions of others. Learning is natural, captivating and becomes part of the overall fun and excitement of the series.
Other Matters (6 of 17) Response
Program Title Laura McKenzie's Traveler
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 9:00a-9:30a
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. Laura McKenzie's Traveler would be an invaluable addition to the core programming element of any broadcast network. This in-depth high definition travel show offers entertaining, safe, educational and information programming appropriate for general audiences of all ages, including children under the age of 16. Laura McKenzie's Traveler provides an educational journey to significant destinations around the world. Children are being engaged and inspired as they see the value in exploring rich new cultures and heritages. This is a television program that educates and inspires with several educational components built into the fabric of the program that would qualify it as an effective and an engaging teaching aid for use in the home, classroom and or social context and environment, arts and entertainment, types of government, interviews with political leaders, current modes of transportation, indigenous foods and drink, culinary options, architecture, currency, national customs, national languages, trivia and travel tips. Thus furthers the educational and informational needs of children between 13 and 16.
Other Matters (7 of 17) Response
Program Title The Real Winining Edge
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 12:30a-1:00p
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. The Real Winning Edge television series is designed to help youths make winning choices in their lives in order to grow to be productive citizens. This series is based on role models who are making pro-social life choices. Each 30 minute episode includes three profiles of young achievers, introduced by three celebrities in their particular sport or talent. The Real Winning Edge delivers to our nation's youth the kind of entertainment value they enjoy watching, while promoting a value system that enforces a strong sense of purpose and worthiness.
Other Matters (8 of 17) Response
Program Title Elizabeth Straton's Great Big World
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday 11:30a-12:00p
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. (1)Friendship is a central theme to all episodes. (2) Each episode educates and informs the audience with lessons in geography, the initial and ongoing development of culture, volunteer opportunities, social dynamics, action and adventure, arts and entertainment, national customs, local transportation and trivia. (3)The series highlights the need for volunteering and helping behavior, not only in geographic areas of near proximity, but also around the world. (4)Each episode presents social responsibility and selfless behavior in a positive and encouraging manner.
Other Matters (9 of 17) Response
Program Title Doodlebops Rockin Road Show
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 9:00a-9:30a; 9:30a-10:00a
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 3 years to 7 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. By means of fantasy, fun, music and rhyme, the Doodlebops teach children about their world and gives them the vital motivation and tools to explore it. Each episode will feature a live-action child who writes to the Doodles for help or advice with a problem. This child then gets "Doodlefied:" and enters an animated world of the "Dooldenet" where they can hop on the magical tour bus and travel anywhere their imaginations can take them. Each episode will reinforce a lesson through a musical interlude or song that encapsulates the educational objective or message.
Other Matters (10 of 17) Response
Program Title Wild America
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 7:00a-7:30a
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. The key educational objective of the program is to familiarize children with the animals of the North American continent, their interaction with other animals and their environment. Throughout the series emphasis will be placed on protecting endangered species and the impact that humans have while interacting in their environment.
Other Matters (11 of 17) Response
Program Title Animal Science
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday 11:00a-11:30a
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 brand new half-hour weekly E/I series with a uniquely scientific approach. This series is specifically produced for children 16 and under (target audience is 13-16). While most animal shows look a 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 host's modern vocal style will be engaging to the target audience. This program will attract all age demographics.
Other Matters (12 of 17) Response
Program Title Liberty Kids
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday 10:00a-10:30a; 10:30a-11:00a
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 9 years to 11 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. The purpose of this series is to introduce viewers aged 9-11 to the period leading up to, during and immediately following the American Revolution. Each episode focuses on placing historical events and pivotal figures within an age appropriate context that provides young people with an exciting opportunity to experience this period of history through the eyes of a similar demographic. The programs also include interstitial segments that provide facts in both a newscast and game format, reinforcing the topic of the episode. This program is specifically designed to further the educational and informational needs of children, has educating and informing children as a significant purpose, and otherwise meets the definition of Core Programming as specified in the Commission's rules.
Other Matters (13 of 17) Response
Program Title On The Spot
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 12:30p-1:00p
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. On The Spot adopts a modified question and answer format familiar to broadcast network viewers, including the targeted age. The questions fall under curriculum core areas of knowledge in social studies, science, the arts, civics, and mathematics. The format allows for a wide range of topics and allows topics to be blended, which is a serious asset. The integration of core curriculum areas is a traditional goal in education and while On The Spot doesn't support the deeper integration that would be done in a classroom, the energetic blend is a great example of taking curriculum out of their separate boxes and making them a uniform part of why knowledge can be important. On The Spot explains the answer to each question. The pedagogical approach of testing first and explaining the answer second has been shown to enhance retention and understanding. On The Spot challenges viewers to recall middle and high school knowledge about history, science, math, English, second languages, health, geography, art, music and technology and then teaches them to answer.
Other Matters (14 of 17) Response
Program Title The Centsables
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 10:00a-10:30a
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 6 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. The Centsables program was conceived to help children understand the value of money, and the ways it can impact their lives. This first-of-its-kind multi-media project, which features the adventures of six super-buddies.
Other Matters (15 of 17) Response
Program Title Sports Stars of Tomorrow
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday
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. Sports Stars of Tomorrow is a weekly "magazine" series that showcases up-and-coming young athletes whose talent and hard work are making them winners. Each episode includes a variety of news features that highlight the featured athlete's success in sports, as well as the hard work that's gotten them that far.
Other Matters (16 of 17) Response
Program Title Chat Room
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 12:00p-12:30p
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. Chat Room presents an opportunity for teenagers to listen to honest dialogue from relatable teenagers. With so many difficult issues facing teens everyday, Chat Room is a great opportunity for teens to think ahead and be prepared for challenging ethical situations as they arise. Additionally, whether parents watch with or without their teens, this show allows parents to have a window into the sensitive issues teens face. ChatRoom is an excellent resource for increased insight for teens and parents alike.
Other Matters (17 of 17) Response
Program Title Animal Exploration With Jerod
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 9:30a-10:00a
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 Jerod looks at exotic and domestic animals from his own unique perspective. Jerod combines his extensive training in zoology with his ability as an effective and entertaining communicator. It is the mission of this program to inspire viewers, children and adults alike, to preserve the innate human instinct to explore.

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