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

FRN:
0028083111
File Number:
CPR-127543
Submit Date:
01/10/2012
Call Sign:
WLPS-CD
Facility ID:
167158
City:
LUMBERTON-PEMBROKE
State:
NC
Service:
Digital Class A
Purpose:
Children's TV Programming Report
Status:
Received
Status Date:
01/10/2012
Filing Status:
Active



Report reflects information for : Fourth Quarter of 2011

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 Independent
Affiliated network
Nielsen DMA Raleigh-Durham
Web Home Page Address

Digital Core Programming

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Question Response
State the average number of hours of Core Programming per week broadcast by the station on its main program stream 4.0
State the average number of hours per week of free over-the-air digital video programming broadcast by the station on other than its main program stream 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(11)

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Digital Core Program (1 of 11) Response
Program Title DONKEY OLLIE
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled THURS 2:30 & 4:00 PM (14.1 THRU 11/21; THEN 14.2); SAT 8:00 AM OCT & NOV, SAT 9:30 AM DEC (14.2 THRU
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 40
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 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. DONKEY AND OLLIE SHOWS LOTS OF COURAGE WITH HIS FRIENDS AND HAS MANY ADVENTURES AND LEARNS IMPORTANT LESSONS ALONG THE WAY.
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 9TH PERIOD
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled FRI 8AM (14.3)
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. DURING THE SCHOOL DAY, THEY'RE TOP NOTCH STUDENTS, WORKING HARD TO MAKE THE GRADE. BUT COME 9TH PERIOD THE TEXTBOOKS ARE GONE AND PEYTON, CONNER, AND MEG TEAM TOGETHER AND USE THE OBSERVATION AND DEDUCTIVE REASONING SKILLS THEY'VE DEVELOPED IN CLASS TO SOLVE THE TOWN'S MYSTERIES AND CRIMES. EVERY EPISODE INCLUDES A MORAL LESSON AS WELL AS INTEGRATING SCIENCE FACTS AND OTHER FACTS AND OTHER CLASSROOM KNOWLEDGE.
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 KINGSLEY'S MEADOW
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled FRI 2:30PM&4PM (AIRED ON 14.1 & 14.2)
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 2 years to 10 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. KIDS JOIN KINGSLEY, A FRIENDLY TEENAGE LION, IN HIS MUSICAL KINGDOM. THAY HAVE FUN DISCOVERING AMAZING LESSONS ABOUT LIFE AND THE BIBLE.
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 REAL LIFE 101
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled WED 8AM (14.3)
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. REAL LIFE 101 INTRODUCES YOU TO REAL PEOPLE DOING REAL JOBS. FROM DOCTORS, LAWYERS, AND VETERINARIANS TO CAREER COUNSELORS, DRUG COUNSELORS, AND LIPIZZANER STALLION TRAINERS. SEE FOR YOURSELF WHAT THESE PROFESSIONALS LOVE WHAT THEY DO. LEARN ABOUT JOBS YOU MIGHT NOT KNOW EVEN EXIST!
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 ARIEL & ZOEY & ELI, TOO
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled MON 8AM & THUR 8:30AM (14.3)
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. ARIEL, ZOEY & ELI TOO HAVE TOURED ACROSS THE COUNTRY PERFORMING CONCERTS FOR THE CHILDREN OF OUR HEROIC TROOPS AND THE NATIONAL ANTHEM AT NUMEROUS EVENTS.
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 AQUA KIDS
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled WED 8:30AM (14.3)
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. HOST MOLLY AND THE AQUA KIDS CREW HAVE TRAVELED THE GLOBE, SHARING THEIR ADVENTURES IN AN AWARD-WINNING CHILDREN'S PROGRAM DEDICATED TO EDUCATING YOUNG PEOPLE ABOUT THE IMORTANCE OF PROTECTING MARINE ENVIRONMENTS AND THE ANIMALS THAT LIVE THERE.
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 DR WONDER'S WORKSHOP
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled WED 2:30 & 4:00 PM (14.1 THRU 11/21; THEN 14.2); SAT 9:00 AM (14.2 THRU 11/21; THEN 14.1)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 40
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 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. DR WONDER AND HIS CREW SHARE LIFE CHANGING TRUTHS FROM A CHRISTIAN PERSPECTIVE WITH ALL CHILDREN IN BOTH SIGN LANGUAGE AND ENGLISH.
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 YOUTH BYTES
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled MON 2:30PM(14.1 THRU 11/21; THEN 14.2) OCT&NOV SAT 8:30AM DEC 10AM(14.2 THRU 11/21; THEN 14.1)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 27
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 12 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. CHAD AND DANIEL EDUCATE PRETEENS AND TEENS ABOUT FACING ISSUES AND MAKING GOOD CHOICES FROM A BIBLICAL WORLD VIEW.
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 CURIOSITY QUEST
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled TUES 8AM (14.3)
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 9 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. AN UPBEAT FAMILY SHOW THAT EXPLORES WHAT THE COMMUNITY IS CURIOUS ABOUT. HOST JOEL GREENE PROVIDES A HANDS-ON QUEST FOR ANSWERS.
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 IN THE ZONE
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled TUES 8:30AM (14.3)
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. EARVIN "MAGIC" JOHNSON ALONG WITH HIS FRIENDS (KARIM ABDUL-JABBAR, CARMELO ANTHONY, KENNY "THE JET" SMITH, JIMMY CONNORS, MIKE SCHMIDT AND MANY MORE) TEACH KIDS OF ALL AGES THE IMPORTANCE OF CONDITIONING, EXERCISE, NUTRITION, AND EDUCATION IN ALL SPORTS, BOTH ON AND OFF THE COURT. IN THE ZONE SHOW KIDS KIDS THAT WITH DEDICATION AND THE RIGHT ATTITUDE, THEY HAVE THE ABILITY TO MAKE A DIFFERENCE.
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 SUGAR CREEK GANG
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled TUES 2:30 & 4:00 PM (14.1 THRU 11/21; THEN 14.2); SAT 7:30 AM OCT & NOV, SAT 10:30 AM DEC (14.2 THRU
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 40
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 8 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. BASED ON A SERIES OF BOOKS BY PAUL HUTCHENS, THE SUGAR CREEK GANG CHRONICLES THE ADVENTURES OF THE GANG AND THE REST OF THE RESIDENTS OF SUGAR CREEK, AND IT TEACHES CHILDREN HOW TO LIVE LIFE IN THE REAL WORLD.
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 MELISSA S. BRISSON
Address 3463 OAKGROVE CHURCH ROAD
City LUMBERTON
State NC
Zip 28360
Telephone Number 910-522-5400
Email Address MELISSA@WLPSTVFM.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. The Licensee's analog facility (WLPS-LP, Facility ID 5335) went silent on November 23, 2010. The Licensee notified the Commission of its silent status and requested authority to remain silent in FCC File No. BLSTA-20101203ABB. The Licensee's analog facility was back on the air on June 9, 2011, but again went silent on June 11, 2011. The Licensee notified the Commission of its resumption of operations on June 17, 2011. It then notified the Commission of its silent status and requested authority to remain silent in FCC File No. BLSTA-20110617ACM. The analog facility then went back on the air on November 21, 2011 (and notified the Commission of its resumption of operations), and again went off the air on November 23, 2011. The Licensee requested authority to remain silent in FCC File No. BLSTA-20111209DLI. The instant report reflects Children's Programs aired on the digital facility (WLPS-LD, Facility ID 167158).

Other Matters (12)

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Other Matters (1 of 12) Response
Program Title KINGSLEY'S MEADOWS
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled FRI 2:30PM & 4PM (14.1 & 14.2)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 52
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 2 years to 10 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. KIDS JOIN KINGSLEY, A FRIENDLY TEENAGE LION, IN HIS MUSICAL KINGDOM. THAY HAVE FUN DISCOVERING AMAZING LESSONS ABOUT LIFE AND THE BIBLE.
Other Matters (2 of 12) Response
Program Title YOUTH BYTES
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SAT 10AM(14.1) MON. 2:30PM (14.2)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 12 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. CHAD AND DANIEL EDUCATE PRETEENS AND TEENS ABOUT FACING ISSUES AND MAKING GOOD CHOICES FROM A BIBLICAL WORLD VIEW.
Other Matters (3 of 12) Response
Program Title PLANET X
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled FRI 8:30AM (14.3)
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. PLANET X IS A TV SHOW WITH A FOCUS ON ACTION AND EXTREME SPORTS. EPISODES INCLUDE A STORY ON THE INRTODUCTION OF WHEELCHAIR BASKETBALL TO A DISABLED PERSON, A SURFING EXPEDITION OFF OF THE COAST OF SOUTH AFRICA TO A LOOK AT THE MAKING OF THE MOVIE "MIRACLE ON ICE". THROUGH THE PROGRAM, ARE SEEN AS A WAY TO OPEN ONESELF TO A WORLD OF EXPERIENCES LEADING TO THE DEVELOPMENT OF A BROADER NEW WORLD.
Other Matters (4 of 12) Response
Program Title 9TH PERIOD
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled FRI 8AM (14.3)
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. DEDUCTIVE REASONING SKILLS THEY'VE DEVELOPED IN CLASS TO SOLVE THE TOWN'S MYSTERIES AND CRIMES. EVERY EPISODE INCLUDES A MORAL LESSON AS WELL INTEGRATING SCIENCE FACTS AND OTHER FACTS AND OTHER CLASSROOM KNOWLEDGE.
Other Matters (5 of 12) Response
Program Title DONKEY OLLIE
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SAT 9:30AM (14.1) THUR 2:30PM & 4:00pm (14.2)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 39
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 5 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. DONKEY AND OLLIE SHOWS LOTS OF COURAGE WITH HIS FRIENDS AND HAS MANY ADVENTURES AND LEARNS IMPORTANT LESSONS ALONG THE WAY.
Other Matters (6 of 12) Response
Program Title DR WONDERS WORKSHOP
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SAT 9AM&11AM (14.1) WED 2:30PM&4PM (14.2)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 52
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 5 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. DR WONDER AND HIS CREW SHARE LIFE CHANGING TRUTHS FROM A CHRISTIAN PERSPECTIVE WITH ALL CHILDREN IN BOTH SIGN LANGUAGE AND ENGLISH.
Other Matters (7 of 12) Response
Program Title AQUA KIDS
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled WED 8:30AM (14.3)
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. HOST MOLLY AND THE AQUA KIDS CREW HAVE TRAVELED THE GLOBE, SHARING THEIR ADVENTURES IN AN AWARD-WINNING CHILDREN'S PROGRAM DEDICATED TO EDUCATING YOUNG PEOPLE ABOUT THE IMORTANCE OF PROTECTING MARINE ENVIRONMENTS AND HE ANIMALS THAT LIVE THERE.
Other Matters (8 of 12) Response
Program Title IN THE ZONE
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled TUES 8:30 AM (14.3)
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. EARVIN "MAGIC" JOHNSON ALONG WITH HIS FRIENDS (KARIM ABDUL-JABBAR, CARMELO ANTHONY, KENNY "THE JET" SMITH, JIMMY CONNORS, MIKE SCHMIDT AND MANY MORE) TEACH KIDS OF ALL AGES THE IMPORTANCE OF CONDITIONING, EXERCISE, NUTRITION, AND EDUCATION IN ALL SPORTS, BOTH ON AND OFF THE COURT. IN THE ZONE SHOW KIDS KIDS THAT WITH DEDICATION AND THE RIGHT ATTITUDE, THEY HAVE THE ABILITY TO MAKE A DIFFERENCE.
Other Matters (9 of 12) Response
Program Title CURIOSITY QUEST
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled TUES 8AM (14.3)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 9 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. AN UPBEAT FAMILY SHOW THAT EXPLORES WHAT THE COMMUNITY IS CURIOUS ABOUT. HOST JOEL GREENE PROVIDES A HANDS-ON QUEST FOR ANSWERS.
Other Matters (10 of 12) Response
Program Title REAL LIFE 101
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled WED 8AM (14.3)
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 INTRODUCES YOU TO REAL PEOPLE DOING REAL JOBS. FROM DOCTORS, LAWYERS, AND VETERINARIANS TO CAREER COUNSELORS, DRUG COUNSELORS, AND LIPIZZANER STALLION TRAINERS. SEE FOR YOURSELF WHT THESE PROFESSIONALS LOVE WHAT THEY DO. LEARN ABOUT JOBS YOU MIGHT NOT KNOW EVEN EXIST!
Other Matters (11 of 12) Response
Program Title SUGAR CREEK GANG
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled TUES 2:30PM&4PM (14.2) SAT 10:30AM (14.1)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 39
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 2 years to 9 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. BASED ON A SERIES OF BOOKS BY PAUL HUTCHENS, THE SUGAR CREEK GANG CHRONICLES THE ADVENTURES OF THE GANG AND THE REST OF THE RESIDENTS OF SUGAR CREEK, AND IT TEACHES CHILDREN HOW TO LIVE LIFE IN THE REAL WORLD.
Other Matters (12 of 12) Response
Program Title ARIEL & ZOEY & ELI, TOO
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled MON 8AM & THUR 8:30AM (14.3)
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. ARIEL, ZOEY & ELI TOO HAVE TOURED ACROSS THE COUNTRY PERFORMING CONCERTS FOR THE CHILDREN OF OUR HEROIC TROOPS AND THE NATIONAL ANTHEM AT NUMEROUS EVENTS.

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.

Billy Ray Locklear Evangelistic Association, Inc.


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