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

FRN:
0025850058
File Number:
CPR-131574
Submit Date:
07/06/2012
Call Sign:
WKFK-LD
Facility ID:
125534
City:
PASCAGOULA
State:
MS
Service:
Low Power Digital TV
Purpose:
Children's TV Programming Report
Status:
Received
Status Date:
07/06/2012
Filing Status:
Active



Report reflects information for : Second 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 Network Affiliation
Affiliated network ION
Nielsen DMA Biloxi-Gulfport
Web Home Page Address http://WKFK.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 3.0
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(8)

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Digital Core Program (1 of 8) Response
Program Title Shelldon E/I
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Fridays / April 6th - June 29th / 7:00am CT
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 6 years to 10 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Shelldon is an animated series about a school age yoka shell mollusk named Shelldon. He lives with his family of Clams in Shell Land an undersea community of all sorts of sea specimins. Shelldon and his best friend Connie, Mollusk and Herman Crab face a specific challenge in each episode. Each provides a direct social-emotional lesson.
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 Mysteries of Alfred Hedgehog E/I
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Mondays / April 9th - June 29th / 7:00am CT
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 6 years to 8 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. The mysteries of Alfred Hedgehog takes place in the village of Gnarly Woods. The characters are late elementary school age children who look like humans but their coloring and hairstyles indicate they are skunks, bears and hedgehogs. Alfred's love of technological things helps him solve various mysteries every time.
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 Jane and the Dragon E/I
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Thursdays / April 5th - June 28th 7:00 am CT
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 6 years to 10 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. An animated show about a medieval girl named Jane raised in the Royal Court as a Knight in Training after she demonstrates her courage by leaving the castle to conquor the local dragon. Instead of conquering the local green dragon they became friends and a part of the castles community. Jane learns a moral lesson using her analytical ability how a problem can be made less complicated and early solved.
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 Zula Patrol E/I
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Wednesdays / April 4th - June 27th / 7:00am CT
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 6 years to 10 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Zula's programs address the national call for literacy education where early intervention is most effective. Zula Patrol designed an approach thru teaching science with humor, social lessons and supporting materials for the very young.
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 Boo E?I
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Mondays / April 9th - June 29th
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 6 years to 10 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Boo is a program that teaches young children how to recognize and appropriately label sights and sounds to identify clues for an everyday problem and how to listen carefully to instructions or enviromental clues. Each episode uses music, voice overs and dialogue to communicate lessons.
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 Willa's Wild Life E/I
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Thursdays / April 5th - June 28th / 7:30am CT
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 6 years to 10 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Animated series centered around a 6 year old girl and her many animals, elephants, giraffs, seals, bears, penguines and rabbits. Willa faces challenges at home, in school and the neighborhood. With help from her animals Willa learns how to earn things she wants by helping others.
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 Pearlie E/I
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Wednesdays / April 4th - June 27th /7:30am CT
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 6 years to 10 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Pearlie, an amiable fairy is a bit of a busybody who likes to arrange things in Jubilee Park accordingly. With assistance from friends, Opal and Jasper, she learns what to do and what not to do so the park can always be restored to order.
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 Babar E/I
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Fridays / April 6th - June 29th / 7:30am CT
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 6 years to 10 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. An animated orphaned elephant who finds strength to rise above the challenges of life as the journies thru life. Each episode develops a socio-emotional message of responsibility, being patient, hard working respect privacy and unforseen changes and being honest.
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 Kenneth E. Smith
Address 2911 Shortcut Road
City Pascagoula
State MS
Zip 39567
Telephone Number 228-762-0464
Email Address ken@ncn.tv
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. ThisTV, RTV, America One and Weather Nation Childrens programs daily.

Other Matters (8)

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Other Matters (1 of 8) Response
Program Title Zula Patrol E/I
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Wednesdays 7:00am CT
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 6 years to 10 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Same as One Above
Other Matters (2 of 8) Response
Program Title Babar E/I
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Fridays 7:30am CT
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 6 years to 10 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Same as 6 above.
Other Matters (3 of 8) Response
Program Title Willa's Wild Life E/I
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Thursday's 7:30am CT
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 6 years to 10 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Same as 4 above.
Other Matters (4 of 8) Response
Program Title Jane and the Dragon
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Thursdays / 7:00am CT
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 6 years to 10 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Same as 3 above.
Other Matters (5 of 8) Response
Program Title Pearlie E/I
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Wednesdays 7:30am CT
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 6 years to 10 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Same as 2 Above
Other Matters (6 of 8) Response
Program Title Shelldon E/I
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Fridays / 7:00am CT
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 6 years to 10 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Same as 5 above
Other Matters (7 of 8) Response
Program Title Mysteries of Alfred Hedgehog E/I
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Mondays 7:00am CT
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 6 years to 10 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Same as 7 above.
Other Matters (8 of 8) Response
Program Title My Friennd Rabbit E/I
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Mondays / 7:30am CT
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 4 years to 8 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. same as 8 above

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.

Frances S. Smith dba NCN Cable Advertising


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