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September 2014
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(REFERENCE COPY - Not for submission) Children's Television Programming Report

FRN:
0027174721
File Number:
CPR-149165
Submit Date:
01/08/2014
Call Sign:
WYDO
Facility ID:
35582
City:
GREENVILLE
State:
NC
Service:
Full Service Television
Purpose:
Children's TV Programming Report
Status:
Received
Status Date:
01/08/2014
Filing Status:
Active



Report reflects information for : Fourth Quarter of 2013

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 FOX
Nielsen DMA Greenville-New Bern-Wash
Web Home Page Address www.fox8fox14.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 5.0
State the average number of hours per week of free over-the-air digital video programming broadcast by the station on other than its main program stream 168.0
State the average number of hours per week of Core Programming broadcast by the station on other than its main program stream. See 47 C.F.R. Section 73.671: 3.0
Does the Licensee provide information identifying each Core Program aired on its station, including an indication of the target child audience, to publishers of program guides as required by 47 C.F.R. Section 73.673? Yes
Does the Licensee certify that at least 50% of the Core Programming counted toward meeting the additional programming guideline (applied to free video programming aired on other than the main Yes No program stream) did not consist of program episodes that had already aired within the previous seven days either on the station's main program stream or on another of the station's free digital program streams? Yes

Digital Core Programs(11)

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Digital Core Program (1 of 11) Response
Program Title Jack Hanna's Into the Wild -- main digital
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 8:00 -- 8:30 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. Shot from a number of photographic perspectives, the viewer is introduced to the biodiversity of the area, how animals are adapted to the environment, and the changes humans have imposed on the environment as well as the positive impact of local conservation efforts in the region. Introduces the habitat and the wildlife, regional guides are given the "expert" status and the viewer becomes engaged in the natural environment with the same enthusiasm as Jack's family. The sub-note feature adds educational value to the program content and enhances the scientific foundation. Jack brings the affective aspect to wildlife education, engaging the emotional appeal of the wild animals and the conservation message to encourage the audience to take an active interest in preserving wildlife. Combining data-oriented scientific information with concern for the conservation status of wildlife and the environment enforces the educational value and impact of the program.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (2 of 11) Response
Program Title Culture Click -- WFXI-DT2
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 10:00 -- 10:30 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. Culture Click explores the relationship between cultural events and every-day life. It analyzes topics that are trending on the internet and provides insight and perspective on issues that shape our society.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (3 of 11) Response
Program Title Animal Rescue -- main digital
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 9:30 -- 10:00 AM and Sunday 11:00 -- 11:30 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 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Animal Rescue showcases spectacular rescues of all types of animals and focuses on the work of dedicated individuals who treat the various creatures of the animal kingdom. It provides a positive influence on young viewers by showing respect and compassion for all living creatures and educates them about the animals themselves, their habitats and behavior, and promotes awareness of important environmental issues. It also delivers pro-social values of working together towards a common positive goal and introduces young viewers to various professions involved with the care of animals.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (4 of 11) Response
Program Title The Young Icons -- main digital
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 9:00 -- 9:30 AM and Sunday 11:30 AM -- 12:00 PM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
Total times aired 25
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. Showing what powerful and positive young people are doing today, "The Young Icons" profiles the amazing projects of young philanthropists, entrepreneurs, athletes and everyday youth. The inspirational stories motivate teens, tweens and parents too.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (5 of 11) Response
Program Title Teen Kids News -- WFXI DT2
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday 10:00 & 10:30 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 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. An award-winning news show for kids, Teen Kids News highlights positive stories about kids who do amazing things and help make the world a better place.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (6 of 11) Response
Program Title Animal Atlas -- WFXI-DT2
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 10:30 -- 11:00 AM and 11:00 -- 11:30 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 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Viewers get to travel the globe, meeting every kind of animal imaginable, from the familiar to the astounding, learning about their lives, their history and the adaptions that allow them to survive and thrive.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (7 of 11) Response
Program Title Wild America -- main digital
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Friday 7:00 -- 7:30 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 7 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. From the top of the Rocky Mountains to the bottom of the Everglades, and everywhere in between, Wild America brings all the wonder and excitement of America's natural wildlife heritage. Shot on location, viewers learn of America's wildlife's natural habitat, and their habits, from how they get their meals to how they raise their families, and keep them safe from natural predators. A geography lesson is also in store as they learn why these animals live where they do, and see how the nation's terrain changes throughout the country.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (8 of 11) Response
Program Title Pets.TV -- main digital
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Friday 7:30 -- 8:00 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. Pets.TV provides educational and informational segments exposing the target audience to everything Pets. The upbeat contemporary presentation relates pets to their lives and interests. Pets from everyday to the unique are showcased with educational information that shares how they evolved to become pets and their geographic origins. Professionals share personal experiences of featured animals and/or related products. In these segments, the love of working with pets is expressed. The motivational and inspirational message of each guest empowers the audience to pursue more information and education about pets. Each segment delivers an educational and informational message that supports current social, intellectual and emotional aspects of children ages 13-16. Attributes and advice emphasized by guests instill a grounded balance of priorities, commitment and perseverance children can apply to their lives.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (9 of 11) Response
Program Title The Coolest Places On Earth -- Main digital
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday 9:00 -- 9:30 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 Coolest Places On Earth takes viewers on a journey of discovery to the most astonishing places on the planet -- cities, festivals, landmarks and jawdropping works of nature -- exploring each location's history and culture, learning why it deserves to be called one of the coolest places on earth!
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (10 of 11) Response
Program Title Dog Tales -- main digital
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 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. 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.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (11 of 11) Response
Program Title Safari Tracks -- WFXI DT2
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 11:30 AM -- 12:00 PM
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. Safari Tracks focuses on African wildlife and explores the magnificent and mysterious world of these animals, all in their natural habitat.
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 Phillip Brinson
Address 225 Glenburnie Dr.
City New Bern
State NC
Zip 28561
Telephone Number 252-638-1212
Email Address pbrinson@foxeasterncarolina.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. Regarding Question #7, there was no analog transmission. The sole transmissions were the digital streams.

Other Matters (11)

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Other Matters (1 of 11) Response
Program Title Dog Tales -- main digital
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 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. Serves the educational and informational needs of children 13-16 yrs 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.
Other Matters (2 of 11) Response
Program Title The Coolest Places On Earth
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday 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. The Coolest Places On Earth takes viewers on a journey of discovery to the most astonishing places on the planet -- cities, festivals, landmarks and jawdropping works of nature -- exploring each location's history and culture, learning why it deserves to be called one of the coolest places on earth!
Other Matters (3 of 11) Response
Program Title Safari Tracks -- WFXI-DT2
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 11:30 AM -- 12:00 PM
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. Safari Tracks focuses on African wildlife and explores the magnificent and mysterious world of these animals, all in their natural habitat.
Other Matters (4 of 11) Response
Program Title Culture Click -- WFXI-DT2
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 10:00 -- 10:30 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. Culture Click explores the relationship between cultural events and every-day life. It analyzes topics that are trending on the internet and provides insight and perspective on issues that shape our society.
Other Matters (5 of 11) Response
Program Title The Young Icons -- main digital
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 9:00 -- 9:30 AM and Sunday 11:30 AM --12:00 PM
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. Showing what powerful and positive young people are doing today, "The Young Icons" profiles the amazing projects of young philanthropists, entrepreneurs, athletes and everyday youth. The inspirational stories motivate teens, tweens and parents too.
Other Matters (6 of 11) Response
Program Title Pets.TV -- main digital
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Friday 7:30 -- 8:00 AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Pets.TV provides educational and informational segments exposing the target audience to everything Pets. The upbeat contemporary presentation relates pets to their lives and interests. Pets from everyday to the unique are showcased with educational information that shares how they evolved to become pets and their geographic origins. Professionals share personal experiences of featured animals and/or related products. In these segments, the love of working with pets is expressed. The motivational and inspirational message of each guest empowers the audience to pursue more information and education about pets. Each segment delivers an educational and informational message that supports current social, intellectual and emotional aspects of children ages 13-16. Attributes and advice emphasized by guests instill a grounded balance of priorities, commitment and perseverance children can apply to their lives.
Other Matters (7 of 11) Response
Program Title Teen Kids News -- WFXI-DT2
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday 10:00 & 10:30 AM
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. An award-winning news show for kids, Teen Kids News highlights positive stories about kids who do amazing things and help make the world a better place.
Other Matters (8 of 11) Response
Program Title Wild America -- main digital
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Friday 7:00 -- 7:30 AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 7 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. From the top of the Rocky Mountains to the bottom of the Everglades, and everywhere in between, Wild America brings all the wonder and excitement of America's natural wildlife heritage. Shot on location, viewers learn of America's wildlife's natural habitat, and their habits, from how they get their meals to how they raise their families, and keep them safe from natural predators. A geography lesson is also in store as they learn why these animals live where they do, and see how the nation's terrain changes throughout the country.
Other Matters (9 of 11) Response
Program Title Animal Rescue -- main digital
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 9:30 -- 10:00 AM and Sunday 11:00 -- 11:30 AM
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 Rescue showcases spectacular rescues of all types of animals and focuses on the work of dedicated individuals who treat the various creatures of the animal kingdom. It provides a positive influence on young viewers by showing respect and compassion for all living creatures and educates them about the animals themselves, their habitats and behavior, and promotes awareness of important environmental issues. It also delivers pro-social values of working together towards a common positive goal and introduces young viewers to various professions involved with the care of animals.
Other Matters (10 of 11) Response
Program Title Jack Hanna's Into the Wild -- main digital
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 8:00 -- 8:30 AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Shot from a number of photographic perspectives, the viewer is introduced to the biodiversity of the area, how animals are adapted to the environment, and the changes humans have imposed on the environment as well as the positive impact of local conservation efforts in the region. Introduces the habitat and the wildlife, regional guides are given the "expert" status and the viewer becomes engaged in the natural environment with the same enthusiasm as Jack's family. The sub-note feature adds educational value to the program content and enhances the scientific foundation. Jack brings the affective aspect to wildlife education, engaging the emotional appeal of the wild animals and the conservation message to encourage the audience to take an active interest in preserving wildlife. Combining data-oriented scientific information with concern for the conservation status of wildlife and the environment enforces the educational value and impact of the program.
Other Matters (11 of 11) Response
Program Title Animal Atlas -- WFXI-DT2
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saurday 10:30 -- 11:00 AM and 11:00 -- 11:30 AM
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. Viewers get to travel the globe, meeting every kind of animal imaginable, from the familiar to the astounding, learning about their lives, their history and the adaptions that allow them to survive and thrive.

Certification

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Question Response

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

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

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

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

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

Esteem Broadcasting of North Carolina LLC


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