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

FRN:
0024469108
File Number:
CPR-134202
Submit Date:
10/05/2012
Call Sign:
WSST-TV
Facility ID:
63867
City:
CORDELE
State:
GA
Service:
Full Service Television
Purpose:
Children's TV Programming Report
Status:
Received
Status Date:
10/05/2012
Filing Status:
Active



Report reflects information for : Third Quarter of 2012

General Information

Section Question Response
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 Independent
Affiliated network
Nielsen DMA Albany GA
Web Home Page Address www.wsst51.com

Digital Core Programming

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Question Response
State the average number of hours of Core Programming per week broadcast by the station on its main program stream 3.0
State the average number of hours per week of free over-the-air digital video programming broadcast by the station on other than its main program stream 0.0
State the average number of hours per week of Core Programming broadcast by the station on other than its main program stream. See 47 C.F.R. Section 73.671: 0.0
Does the Licensee provide information identifying each Core Program aired on its station, including an indication of the target child audience, to publishers of program guides as required by 47 C.F.R. Section 73.673? Yes
Does the Licensee certify that at least 50% of the Core Programming counted toward meeting the additional programming guideline (applied to free video programming aired on other than the main Yes No program stream) did not consist of program episodes that had already aired within the previous seven days either on the station's main program stream or on another of the station's free digital program streams? Yes

Digital Core Programs(8)

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Digital Core Program (1 of 8) Response
Program Title ECO COMPANY
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Monday's 8:30 - 9:00 AM
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 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. ECO COMPANY will explore all aspects of being green and understanding how we impact our world. The E-Co team will report on the latest technologies in energy, recycling, conservation and organics and will share stories of young people making a positive impact on the environment. Each week the show will also provide practical tips that teens, and people of all ages can use in their daily lives. NOTE: ECO COMPANY WAS DISCONTINUE STARTING AUGUST 27TH DUE TO AMERICA ONE CHANGING PROGRAM.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (2 of 8) Response
Program Title Animal Atlas
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday's - 9:00 - 9:30 AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 8
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 1
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 ATLAS is an educational and informative television series, where they travel the globe to meet every kind of animal imaginable, from the familiar to the astounding. It teaches you about their lives, their history, and the adaptations that have allowed them to survive and thrive. But best of all they meet them face to face, whether ape or giant lizzard, shark or tiger, or any other amazing animal from the Americas, Africa, Asia, Antarctica, the oceans, and everywhere in between. Just spin the globe, anywhere, everywhere animals live, you'll find ANIMAL ATLAS. NOTE: ANIMAL ATLAS was discontinued after August 25, 2012 due to program chang eby America One TV.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (3 of 8) Response
Program Title REAL WINNING EDGE
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Thursday's - 8:30 - 9:00 AM
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 Real Winning Edge is a weekly half-hour E/I (13-16) series introducing viewers to some of the most incredibly talented young people in America. But it's more than a showcase for kids with exceptional talent and athleticism. It's about teenagers who've built character through their struggles with cancer or death of a loved one. It's about kids who have come face-to-face with drug abuse and peer pressure without losing their focus on their goal. Through interviews and profiles, these remarkable young people provide honest answers about how they dealt with adversity in their lives. Each half-hour program includes three segments featuring the personal stories of outstanding young people. The stories are introduced by an all-star team of high profile, professional celebrities that include NASCAR's Jeff Gordon, Super Bowl star David Tyree of the New York Giants, NBA celebrity Dwight Howard, MLB Player of the Year Albert Pujols, Olympic champions like Apolo Anton Ohno, Misty May-Treanor and Bryan Clay, music stars such as Julianne Hough, and top names from extreme sports such as Shaun Murray and Andy Finch. The Real Winning Edge is pure inspiration. It is a program that encourages young people to see beyond their own circumstances and realize they are not alone in their struggles. It is a program that instills confidence in teenagers who are reaching for their own dreams. It is a program that delivers a strong message of hope and optimism for the future of America's youth
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (4 of 8) Response
Program Title THREE WIDE LIFE
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Wednesday's - 8:30 - 9:00 AM
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. THREE WIDE LIFE looks at current NASCAR teams, crew members, business personnel and drivers who share their experiences, advice, and stories, educating teens and providing an in-depth look at the hard work and dedication it takes to achieve their goals. For years race fans have been asking for real behind-the-scenes content they can't get anywhere else. Three Wide Life cuts to the core of true racing fans, whether stock car, open wheel, dirt or anything in between.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (5 of 8) Response
Program Title AQUA KIDS
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Tuesday's 8:30 - 9:00 AM & Saturday's 8:30 -9:00 AM (SEE NOTE BELOW)
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. AQUA KIDS is an half hour program that motivates young people to take an active role in preserving aquatic environments and wildlife, by showing how other kids just like them can do the same. Whether it's saving sea turtles or participating in a beach cleanup, the Aqua Kids demonstrate the real and lasting contribution children can make in protecting the future of their community and the world. NOTE: AQUA KIDS BEGIN AIRING AT 8:30 AM ON SATURDAY'S BEGINNING ON SEPTEMBER 1ST DUE TO PROGRAM CHANGING BY AMERICA ONE.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (6 of 8) Response
Program Title WHADDYADO
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Friday's 8:30 - 9:00 AM (SEE NOTE BELOW)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 5
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. WHADDYADO is an half hour weekly educational series designed to educate, inform, inspire and entertain children 13-16 about the world around them. Each episode is an educational life-lesson, based in reality, intended to prepare young people for potential situations that could easily crop up at any time, anywhere. NOTE: WHADDYO BEGIN AIRING ON WSST ON August 27, 2012.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (7 of 8) Response
Program Title REAL LIFE 101
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Tuesday's 8:30 -9;00 AM (see note below)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 5
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. REAL LIFE 101 is bold, yet simple. Real life jobs and careers are explored in an energetic style as an education and information (E/I) presentation for teenage viewers. The careers and people chosen to reflect those categories offers a vital inside look at what it would really be like to choose that particular profession. A co-host approach allows for interchange of questions and responses adding viewers stimulation and insight. RAEL LIFE 101 BEGINNING AIRING ON AUGUST 27th.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (8 of 8) Response
Program Title MAD ABOUT
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Friday's - 8:30 - 9:00 AM & Monday's 8:30 -9:00 AM (see note below)
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. MAD ABOUT is a weekly, half-hour sketch-comedy/variety show aimed at educating and entertaining kids. A true E/I series, episodes use a creative mixture of humor, improv, animation, and viewer-generated video. Mad About conveys important messages about Life Skills such as personal finance, health & nutrition, fitness, conservation and decision-making in a fun and entertaining way. Each episode relies on a small company of skilled comedic actors to explore significant topics within a subject area. It incorporates comic monologues, sketch and improv comedy, eye-catching animation, music videos, humorous "man on the street" interviews, and viewer-created questions about life's issues. NOTE: MAD ABOUT BEGIN AIRING AT 8:30 AM ON MONDAY'S BEGINNING ON AUGUST 27TH DUE TO PROGRAM CHANGING BY AMERICA ONE.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Non-Core Educational and Informational Programming (1)

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Non-Core Educational and Informational Programming (1 of 1) Response
Program Title Video Hits
Origination Local
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled: Mon - Fri. 4:00 - 5:00 PM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time: 65
Number of Preemptions 0
Length of Program 60 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 6 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Video Hits is a program which contain in addition to music, children, school news, projects and information. About 15 minutes of each program is dedicated to news, information and education.
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

Date and Time Aired:

Questions Response
Date Time

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 Phillip A. Streetman
Address P.O. Box 917 - 112 7th Street South
City Cordele
State GA
Zip 31015
Telephone Number 229-273-0001
Email Address philstreetman51@bellsouth.net
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. The Non-Core educational program "VIDEO HITS" Will allso air next quarter.

Other Matters (6)

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Other Matters (1 of 6) Response
Program Title REAL WINNING EDGE
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Thursday's - 8:30 -0:00 AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 14
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 is a weekly half-hour E/I (13-16) series introducing viewers to some of the most incredibly talented young people in America. But it's more than a showcase for kids with exceptional talent and athleticism. It's about teenagers who've built character through their struggles with cancer or death of a loved one. It's about kids who have come face-to-face with drug abuse and peer pressure without losing their focus on their goal. Through interviews and profiles, these remarkable young people provide honest answers about how they dealt with adversity in their lives. Each half-hour program includes three segments featuring the personal stories of outstanding young people. The stories are introduced by an all-star team of high profile, professional celebrities that include NASCAR's Jeff Gordon, Super Bowl star David Tyree of the New York Giants, NBA celebrity Dwight Howard, MLB Player of the Year Albert Pujols, Olympic champions like Apolo Anton Ohno, Misty May-Treanor and Bryan Clay, music stars such as Julianne Hough, and top names from extreme sports such as Shaun Murray and Andy Finch. The Real Winning Edge is pure inspiration. It is a program that encourages young people to see beyond their own circumstances and realize they are not alone in their struggles. It is a program that instills confidence in teenagers who are reaching for their own dreams. It is a program that delivers a strong message of hope and optimism for the future of America's youth
Other Matters (2 of 6) Response
Program Title WHADDYADO
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Friday's - 8:30 - 9:00 AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. WHADDYADO is an half hour weekly educational series designed to educate, inform, inspire and entertain children 13-16 about the world around them. Each episode is an educational life-lesson, based in reality, intended to prepare young people for potential situations that could easily crop up at any time, anywhere
Other Matters (3 of 6) Response
Program Title MAD ABOUT
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Monday's - 8:30 - 9:00 AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 14
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. MAD ABOUT is a weekly, half-hour sketch-comedy/variety show aimed at educating and entertaining kids. A true E/I series, episodes use a creative mixture of humor, improv, animation, and viewer-generated video. Mad About conveys important messages about Life Skills such as personal finance, health & nutrition, fitness, conservation and decision-making in a fun and entertaining way. Each episode relies on a small company of skilled comedic actors to explore significant topics within a subject area. It incorporates comic monologues, sketch and improv comedy, eye-catching animation, music videos, humorous "man on the street" interviews, and viewer-created questions about life's issues.
Other Matters (4 of 6) Response
Program Title THREE WIDE LIFE
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Wednesday's - 8:30 - 9:00 AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. THREE WIDE LIFE looks at current NASCAR teams, crew members, business personnel and drivers who share their experiences, advice, and stories, educating teens and providing an in-depth look at the hard work and dedication it takes to achieve their goals. For years race fans have been asking for real behind-the-scenes content they can't get anywhere else. Three Wide Life cuts to the core of true racing fans, whether stock car, open wheel, dirt or anything in between.
Other Matters (5 of 6) Response
Program Title REAL LIFE 101
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Tuesday's - 8:30 - 9:00 AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. REAL LIFE 101 is bold, yet simple. Real life jobs and careers are explored in an energetic style as an education and information (E/I) presentation for teenage viewers. The careers and people chosen to reflect those categories offers a vital inside look at what it would really be like to choose that particular profession. A co-host approach allows for interchange of questions and responses adding viewers stimulation and insight.
Other Matters (6 of 6) Response
Program Title AQUA KIDS
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday's - 9;00 - 9:30 AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. AQUA KIDS is an half hour program that motivates young people to take an active role in preserving aquatic environments and wildlife, by showing how other kids just like them can do the same. Whether it's saving sea turtles or participating in a beach cleanup, the Aqua Kids demonstrate the real and lasting contribution children can make in protecting the future of their community and the world.

Certification

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

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

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

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

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

Sunbelt-South Telecommunications, Ltd.


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