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

FRN:
0003828712
File Number:
CPR-175432
Submit Date:
10/13/2015
Call Sign:
WCCB
Facility ID:
49157
City:
CHARLOTTE
State:
NC
Service:
Full Service Television
Purpose:
Children's TV Programming Report
Status:
Received
Status Date:
10/13/2015
Filing Status:
Active



Report reflects information for : Third Quarter of 2015

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 Network Affiliation
Affiliated network CW/Me/Ant/OVC
Nielsen DMA Charlotte
Web Home Page Address www.wccbcharlotte.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 6.0
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 504.0
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: 9.0
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 DOGTOWN USA
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Primary Channel (The CW): Saturdays at 10:30am
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. Built on 33,000 acres of pristine land in Utah, Dog Town, USA is the nation's preeminent facility dedicated to finding safe homes for abandoned dogs. Each week, this series will follow Dog Town's skilled staff as they create a safe sanctuary as well as provide professional care and rehabilitation while placing the dogs with loving families and homes. DOG TOWN, USA aired exclusively as a core E/I program on The CW affiliated primary channel.
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 ECO COMPANY
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Primary Channel (The CW): Sundays at 7:30am
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. ECO COMPANY gives teens a voice in the greening of the planet. It is hosted by a diverse group of teens who combine enthusiasm for the sustainability of the planet with their natural curiosity to learn the causes and solutions for the depletion of the Earth's resources. ECO COMPANY aired as a core E/I program exclusively on The CW primary channel.
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 FAMILY STYLE WITH CHEF JEFF
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled D2 Sub-channel (Antenna TV): Saturdays at 12pm
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. Jeff Henderson, host of FAMILY STYLE WITH CHEF JEFF, discovered a passion for food while in prison. Upon his release, he decided to make cooking his career. Since then he's run kitchens at a number of fine dining restaurants in Las Vegas and become a best selling author. In FAMILY STYLE, he shows how making good decisions in the kitchen can lead to life-changing experiences for the entire family. FAMILY STYLE WITH CHEF JEFF aired exclusively on the D2 Antenna TV sub-channel as a core program.
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 SAVED BY THE BELL
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled D3 sub-channel (MeTV): Sundays at 10am, 10:30am, 11am & 11:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 52
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. SAVED BY THE BELL is a television series that explores social themes and coping strategies through the lives of six teenage friends at fictional Bayside High. The multi-ethnic cast serves as role models as they deal with issues like the death of a loved one, the right to say "no", teenage alcohol use and other issues of concern to young teens. The show has been widely recognized by educators, child advocates, the FCC and the US Congress as a a valuable program addressing the problems and conflicts experienced by teens. SAVED BY THE BELL aired exclusively on the MeTV affiliated D3 sub-channel as a core program.
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 ON THE SPOT
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled D2 Sub-channel (Antenna TV): Saturdays at 11:30am
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. ON THE SPOT is a lightning fast game show that tests contestants and viewers' knowledge about a wide variety of subjects including geography, science, health, history, technology, culture and the arts. Whether one knows the answers or not, everybody comes away a little more knowledgeable at the end of each episode. ON THE SPOT aired exclusively on the D2 Antenna TV sub-channel as a core program.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (6 of 18) Response
Program Title EXPEDITION WILD
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Primary Channel (The CW): Saturdays at 11am
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. EXPEDITION WILD is a weekly program for ages 13-16. Hosted by wildlife expert Casey Anderson, it's an action packed odyssey through North America's wild place. Viewers will follow Anderson on such adventures as paddling the Grand Canyon, skiing with wolverines in British Columbia and staking out the scavengers of Yellowstone. EXPEDITION WILD aired exclusively on The CW primary channel as a core program.
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 CALLING DR. POL
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Primary Channel (The CW): Saturdays at 7am, 7:30am & 8am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 39
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. CALLING DR. POL is a weekly series for ages 13-16 about the occupation of veterinary medicine. Dr. Pol has practiced for more than 35 years specializing in large farm animals. But he and his family and staff have cared for animals of all shapes and sizes. Each week audiences will learn the rewards and challenges of the profession. CALLING DR. POL aired exclusively on The CW primary channel as a core program.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (8 of 18) Response
Program Title THE COOLEST PLACES ON EARTH
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled D2 Sub-channel (Antenna TV): Saturdays at 11am
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 COOLEST PLACES ON EARTH explores the history, geography and culture of cities and landmarks among the most astonishing sites on the planet. Each episode features three locations to help viewers gain a better understanding of the diversity throughout the world. THE COOLEST PLACES ON EARTH aired exclusively on the D2 Antenna TV sub-channel as a core program.
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 TRAVEL THRU HISTORY
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled D4 sub-channel (QVC) Saturdays at 9am and 9:30am.
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 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. "Travel Thru History", with its travelogue format and compelling backstories, entices teens to learn more about American history. The show will feature cities and vacation destinations that have more than natural beauty and theme parks to offer. The series appeals to those with wanderlust and curiosty about the past and its implications for the future. TRAVEL THRU HISTORY aired exclusively as a core E/I programming Saturdays on the QVC affiliated D4 sub-channel.
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 ROCK THE PARK
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Primary Channel (The CW): Saturdays at 11:30am
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. ROCK THE PARK is a weekly show for ages 13-16. The series taps into America's love affair with our national parks. Viewers will witness the wonders of nature and the variety of wildlife contained within the boundaries of our treasured parks. ROCK THE PARK aired exclusively on The CW primary channel as a core program.
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 DOG TALES
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Primary Channel (The CW): Sundays at 1pm (thru July 26, 2015)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 4
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. "Dog Tales" serves the educational and informational needs of children 13-16 years of age with its program content, including dog safety and care tips, as well as lessons on the responsibility of owning a dog. The show also provides informative segments on various dog breeds and showcases various veterinary experts explaining different issues affecting canines. The weekly series also includes recommended reading lists about dogs, and promotes children's writing and creative skills with essay and art contests. The show will air exclusively as a core E/I program on The CW primary channel. The show concluded its multi-year run as an core E/I on this channel on July 26, 2015.
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 MISSING
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Primary channel (The CW): Sundays at 1:30pm (thru July 26, 2015)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 4
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. "Missing" serves the educational and informational needs of children 13 to 16 years of age with its program content, including safety tips and real life stories using various resources to help find missing people. The show is endorsed by the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children. The show will air exclusively as a core E/I program on The CW primary channel. The show concluded its multi-year run as an core E/I on this channel on July 26, 2015.
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 GREEN SCREEN ADVENTURES
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled D3 sub-channel (MeTV) Saturdays at 8am and 8:30 am.
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 7 years to 13 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. GREEN SCREEN ADVENTURES sparks enthusiasm for writing through age-appropriate sketch comedy, original songs, puppetry, and story theatre. The stories are based on the writing of elementary school students, ages 7-13. Children get the message that their words have power, that their voices are being heard. The show's diverse Green Screen company of performers and writers reinforce critical writing skills and share positive social messages. The program's educational mission emphasizes the four "C"s as well as the three "R"s - Curiosity, Confidence, Citizenship, Compassion. GREEN SCREEN ADVENTURES aired exclusively as a core E/I program Saturdays on the MeTV affiliated D3 sub-channel.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (14 of 18) Response
Program Title DOG WHISPERER WITH CESAR MILAN: FAMILY EDITION
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Primary Channel (The CW): Saturdays at 8:30am, 9am, 9:30am, 10am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 52
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. DOG WHISPERER WITH CESAR MILAN: FAMILY EDITION is a weekly series produced for viewers ages 13-16. It teaches canine training techniques and how to create a healthy environment for dogs. DOG WHISPERER WITH CESAR MILAN: FAMILY EDITION aired exclusively on The CW primary channel as a core program.
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 ANIMAL ATLAS
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled D2 Sub-channel (Antenna TV): Saturdays at 10am, 10:30am & 12:30pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 39
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 ATLAS takes viewers on a tour of discovery, uncovering the secrets of how animals live and thrive. Viewers meet a diverse variety of animals spanning the world, ranging from the domesticated to the wild. ANIMAL ATLAS aired exclusively on the D2 Antenna TV sub-channel as a core program.
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 MYSTERY HUNTERS
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled D4 sub-channel (QVC): Saturdays at 10am & 10:30am.
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 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. This show explores some of the world's greatest myths and mysteries using on-site reporting, science and reasoning to uncover the truth. The program teaches children how to research and gather facts, consult with experts, debunk common myths and offer explanations for legends. MYSTERY HUNTERS aired exclusively as a core E/I programming Saturdays on the QVC affiliated D4 sub-channel.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (17 of 18) Response
Program Title TEEN KIDS NEWS
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Primary Channel (The CW): Sundays at 7am
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. National and international news and current events reported by, and for, children ages 13-16. Each week the series takes a 'kid sensitive' approach to serious news topics such as terrorism, bullying and cliques, and the alarming increase of diabetes in children. This show is produced by Albert Primo and Weekly Reader. Primo is the broadcast news veteran who created the groundbreaking "Eyewitness News" format seen throughout the country. Weekly Reader is best known for its various educational current event/news publications that have been distributed in school systems in the U.S. since 1902. TEEN KIDS NEWS aired as a core E/I program exclusively on The CW primary channel.
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 SAFARI TRACKS
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled D2 Sub-channel (Antenna TV): Saturdays at 9:00 and 9:30am
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 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Each episode of SAFARI TRACKS takes viewers on a trek through the African continent discovering the magnificent and mysterious worlds of the unique wildlife living from brush lands of the African Savannah to the great Okavango delta. SAFARI TRACKS aired exclusively on the D2 Antenna TV sub-channel as a core program.
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 Jeff Arrowood
Address One Television Place
City Charlotte
State NC
Zip 28205
Telephone Number 704-372-1800
Email Address jarrowood@wccbcharlotte.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 (18)

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Other Matters (1 of 18) Response
Program Title DOG WHISPERER WITH CESAR MILAN: FAMILY EDITION
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Primary channel (The CW): Saturdays at 8:30am, 9am, 9:30am, & 10am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 52
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 WHISPERER WITH CESAR MILAN: FAMILY EDITION is a weekly series produced for viewers ages 13-16. It teaches canine training techniques and how to create a healthy environment for dogs. DOG WHISPERER WITH CESAR MILAN: FAMILY EDITION will air exclusively on the CW primary channel as a core program.
Other Matters (2 of 18) Response
Program Title DOG TOWN, USA
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Primary channel (The CW): Saturdays at 8am
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. Built on 33,000 acres of pristine land in Utah, Dog Town, USA is the nation's preeminent facility dedicated to finding save homes for abandoned dogs. Each week, this series will follow Dog Town's skilled staff as they create a safe sanctuary as well as provide professional care and rehabilitation while placing the dogs with loving families and homes. DOG TOWN, USA will air exclusively as a core E/I program on The CW affiliated primary channel.
Other Matters (3 of 18) Response
Program Title DREAM QUEST
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Primary Channel (The CW): Saturdays at 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. "Dream Quest" is an educational program about the world's amazing oceans and the life beneath the water. Each week a seasoned captain, cruise director and crew takes a family on a oceanic adventure on a ship that serves as an "classroom on the sea". "Dream Quest" will air exclusively as a core program on The CW affiliated primary channel.
Other Matters (4 of 18) Response
Program Title GREEN SCREEN ADVENTURES
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled D3 sub-channel (MeTV): Saturdays at 8am and 8:30am.
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 7 years to 13 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. GREEN SCREEN ADVENTURES sparks enthusiasm for writing through age-appropriate sketch comedy, original songs, puppetry, and story theatre. The stories are based on the writing of elementary school students, ages 7-13. Children get the message that their words have power, that their voices are being heard. The show's diverse Green Screen company of performers and writers reinforce critical writing skills and share positive social messages. The program's educational mission emphasizes the four "C"s as well as the three "R"s - Curiosity, Confidence, Citizenship, Compassion. GREEN SCREEN ADVENTURES will air exclusively as a core E/I program Saturdays on the MeTV affiliated D3 sub-channel.
Other Matters (5 of 18) Response
Program Title SAFARI TRACKS
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled D2 Sub-channel (Antenna TV): Saturdays at 12:00pm & 12:30pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
Length of Program 20 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 episode of SAFARI TRACKS takes viewers on a trek through the African continent discovering the magnificent and mysterious worlds of the unique wildlife living from brush lands of the African Savannah to the great Okavango delta. SAFARI TRACKS will air exclusively on the D2 Antenna TV sub-channel as a core program.
Other Matters (6 of 18) Response
Program Title STATE TO STATE
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled D2 Sub-channel (Antenna TV) Saturdays at 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. "State to State" is an educational and informative program that visits every state in the United States to provide young viewers an understanding of the historical, cultural and geographic diversity of America. "State to State" will air exclusively as a core program on the Antenna TV affiliated D2 sub-channel.
Other Matters (7 of 18) Response
Program Title ON THE SPOT
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled D2 Sub-channel (Antenna TV): Saturdays at 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. ON THE SPOT is a lightning fast game show that tests contestants and viewers' knowledge about a wide variety of subjects including geography, science, health, history, technology, culture and the arts. Whether one knows the answers or not, everybody comes away a little more knowledgeable at the end of each episode. ON THE SPOT will air exclusively on the D2 Antenna TV sub-channel as a core program.
Other Matters (8 of 18) Response
Program Title SAVE OUR SHELTER
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Primary Channel (The CW): Saturdays at 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. "Save Our Shelter" is a series focused on the rescue of animal shelters and pets in need across America. Each week with the help of local community members transform rundown shelters into new, highly functioning pet facilities that will lead to more adoptions and more lives saved. "Save Our Shelter" will air exclusively as a core program on The CW affiliated primary channel.
Other Matters (9 of 18) Response
Program Title ECO COMPANY
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Primary channel (The CW): Sundays at 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. ECO COMPANY gives teens a voice in the greening of the planet. It is hosted by a diverse group of teens who combine enthusiasm for the sustainability of the planet with their natural curiosity to learn the causes and solutions for the depletion of the Earth's resources. ECO COMPANY will air as a core program exclusively on the primary channel Sundays at 7:30am.
Other Matters (10 of 18) Response
Program Title CALLING DR. POL
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Primary channel (The CW): Saturdays 7am & 7:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
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. CALLING DR. POL is a weekly series for ages 13-16 about the occupation of veterinary medicine. Dr. Pol has practiced for more than 35 years specializing in large farm animals. But he and his family and staff have cared for animals of all shapes and sizes. Each week audiences will learn the rewards and challenges of the profession. CALLING DR. POL aired exclusively on The CW primary channel as a core program.
Other Matters (11 of 18) Response
Program Title TEEN KIDS NEWS
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Primary channel (The CW): Sundays at 7am
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. National and international news and current events reported by, and for, children ages 13-16. Each week the series takes a 'kid sensitive' approach to serious news topics such as terrorism, bullying and cliques, and the alarming increase of diabetes in children. This show is produced by Albert Primo and Weekly Reader. Primo is the broadacast news veteran who created the groundbreaking "Eyewitness News" format seen through the country. Weekly Reader is best known for its various educational current event/news publications that have been distributed in school systems in the U.S. since 1902. TEEN KIDS NEWS will air as a core E/I program exclusively on The CW primary channel.
Other Matters (12 of 18) Response
Program Title MYSTERY HUNTERS
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled D4 sub-channel (QVC): Saturdays at 10am and 10:30am.
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
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 show explores some of the world's greatest myths and mysteries using on-site reporting, science and reasoning to uncover the truth. The program teaches children how to research and gather facts, consult with experts, debunk common myths and offer explanations for legends. MYSTERY HUNTERS will air exclusively as a core E/I program on the QVC affiliated D4 sub-channel.
Other Matters (13 of 18) Response
Program Title SAVED BY THE BELL
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled D3 sub-channel (MeTV): Sundays at 10am, 10:30am, 11am and 11:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 52
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. SAVED BY THE BELL is a television series that explores social themes and coping strategies through the lives of six teenage friends at fictional Bayside High. The multi-ethnic cast serves as role models as they deal with issues like the death of a loved one, the right to say "no", teenage alcohol use and other issues of concern to young teens. The show has been widely recognized by educators, child advocates, the FCC and the US Congress as a a valuable program addressing the problems and conflicts experienced by teens. SAVED BY THE BELL will air exclusively on the MeTV affiliated D3 sub-channel as a core program.
Other Matters (14 of 18) Response
Program Title THE COOLEST PLACES ON EARTH
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled D2 Sub-channel (Antenna TV): Saturdays at 10am
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 COOLEST PLACES ON EARTH explores the history, geography and culture of cities and landmarks among the most astonishing sites on the planet. Each episode features three locations to help viewers gain a better understanding of the diversity throughout the world. THE COOLEST PLACES ON EARTH will air exclusively on the D2 Antenna TV sub-channel as a core program.
Other Matters (15 of 18) Response
Program Title FAMILY STYLE WITH CHEF JEFF
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled D2 Sub-channel (Antenna TV): Saturdays at 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. Jeff Henderson, host of FAMILY STYLE WITH CHEF JEFF, discovered a passion for food while in prison. Upon his release, he decided to make cooking his career. Since then he's run kitchens at a number of fine dining restaurants in Las Vegas and become a best selling author. In FAMILY STYLE, he shows how making good decisions in the kitchen can lead to life-changing experiences for the entire family. FAMILY STYLE WITH CHEF JEFF will air exclusively on the D2 Antenna TV sub-channel as a core program.
Other Matters (16 of 18) Response
Program Title ANIMAL ATLAS
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled D2 Sub-channel (Antenna TV): Saturdays at 9:00am & 9:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
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 ATLAS takes viewers on a tour of discovery, uncovering the secrets of how animals live and thrive. Viewers meet a diverse variety of animals spanning the world, ranging from the domesticated to the wild. ANIMAL ATLAS will air exclusively on the D2 Antenna TV sub-channel as a core program.
Other Matters (17 of 18) Response
Program Title HATCHED
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Primary Channel (The CW): Saturdays at 11am
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. "Hatched" is an educational program, that teaches children ages 13-16 how to successfully pursue their entrepreneurial dreams. Each week a team of seasoned business leaders instruct young people about the basic business skills needed to bring a product from concept to the marketplace. "Hatched" will air exclusively as a core program on The CW primary channel.
Other Matters (18 of 18) Response
Program Title TRAVEL THRU HISTORY
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled D4 sub-channel (QVC): Saturdays at 9am and 9:30am.
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
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. "Travel Thru History", with its travelogue format and compelling backstories, entices teens to learn more about American history. The show will feature cities and vacation destinations that have more than natural beauty and theme parks to offer. The series appeals to those with wanderlust and curiosty about the past and its implications for the future. TRAVEL THRU HISTORY will air as a core E/I program Saturdays at 9am and 9:30am exclusively on the QVC affiliated D4 sub-channel.

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North Carolina Broadcasting Partners


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