Federal Communications Commission
Washington, D.C. 20554
Approved by OMB
3060-0386 (July 2002)
FOR FCC USE ONLY
 
Extension of Existing Engineering STA

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FOR COMMISSION USE ONLY
FILE NO.

BESTA - 20071113AHX
Section I - General Information
1. Legal Name of the Applicant
MILLER COMMUNICATIONS, INC.
Mailing Address
P.O. BOX 1269

City
SUMTER
State or Country (if foreign address)
SC
Zip Code
29151 - 1269
Telephone Number (include area code)
8037752321
E-Mail Address (if available)
HAROLD@MILLER.FM
FCC Registration No
0006109979
Call Sign
WDXY
Facility ID Number
55267
2. Contact Representative (if other than licensee/permittee)
GARY S. SMITHWICK, ESQ.
Firm or Company Name
SMITHWICK & BELENDIUK, P.C.
Mailing Address
5028 WISCONSIN AVE., N.W.
SUITE 301

City
WASHINGTON
State or Country (if foreign address)
DC
ZIP Code
20016 - 4118
Telephone Number (include area code)
2023634050

E-Mail Address (if available)
GSMITHWICK@FCCWORLD.COM
3. Purpose:
Engineering STA
Extension of Existing Engineering STA         File Number: BSTA - 20070315ACS
Legal STA
Extension of Existing Legal STA         
4. Service: AM 
5. Community of License:
City: SUMTER     State: SC
6. If this application has been submitted without a fee, indicate reason for fee exemption (see 47 C.F.R. Section 1.1114):
Governmental Entity Noncommercial Educational Licensee/Permittee Other
N/A (Fee Required)
7. Environmental Protection Act.    The proposed facility is excluded from environmental processing under 47. C.F.R. Section 1.1306 (i.e., The facility will not have a significant environmental impact and complies with the maximum permissible radiofrequency electromagnetic exposure limits for controlled and uncontrolled environments). Unless the applicant can determine compliance through the use of the RF worksheets in Appendix A, an Exhibit is required.

By checking "Yes" above, the applicant also certifies that it, in coordination with other users of the site, will reduce power or cease operation as necessary to protect persons having access to the site, tower or antenna from radiofrequency electromagnetic exposure in excess of FCC guidelines.
Yes No

See Explanation in
[Exhibit 33]

8.
Please explain in detail the "extraordinary circumstances" which warrant temporary operations at variance from the Commission's Rules. In addition, please specify 1)the specific rules and/or policies from which the applicant seeks temporary relief; 2) how the public interest will be furthered by grant; and 3) the expected duration of the STA and the licensee's plan for restoration of licensed operation. If requesting variance with other than authorized technical facilities, please specify the exact facilities sought.
[Exhibit 34]
9.
Anti-Drug Abuse Act Certification. Applicant certifies that neither applicant nor any party to the application is subject to denial of federal benefits pursuant to Section 5301 of the Anti-Drug Abuse Act of 1988, 21 U.S.C. Section 862.
Yes No

I hereby certify that the statements in this application are true, complete, and correct to the best of my knowledge and belief, and are made in good faith. I acknowledge that all certifications and attached Exhibits are considered material representations.

Typed or Printed Name of Person Signing
HAROLD T. MILLER, JR.
Typed or Printed Title of Person Signing
PRESIDENT
Signature
Date (mm/dd/yyyy)
11/13/2007

WILLFUL FALSE STATEMENTS ON THIS FORM ARE PUNISHABLE BY FINE AND/OR IMPRISONMENT (U.S. CODE, TITLE 18, SECTION 1001), AND/OR REVOCATION OF ANY STATION LICENSE OR CONSTRUCTION PERMIT (U.S. CODE, TITLE 47, SECTION 312(a)(1)), AND/OR FORFEITURE (U.S. CODE, TITLE 47, SECTION 503).



Exhibits
Exhibit 34
Description:
JUSTIFICATION OF EXTENSION OF STA

ON MAY 15, 2007, THE AUDIO DIVISION GRANTED SPECIAL TEMPORARY AUTHORITY ('STA') TO MILLER COMMUNICATIONS, INC., TO REBROADCAST THE PROGRAMMING OF AM STATION WDXY ON COMMONLY-OWNED FM TRANSLATOR W290AY. A COPY OF THE DIVISION'S LETTER GRANTING THE STA IS ATTACHED. THE UNDERLYING JUSTIFICATION FOR THE STA HAS NOT CHANGED SINCE THE ORIGINAL SUBMISSION WHICH WAS TO PROVIDE AN INTERFERENCE-FREE SIGNAL TO THE AREA AS A RESULT OF INTERFERENCE FROM ADJACENT-CHANNEL STATIONS. THE STA EXPIRES ON NOVEMBER 15, 2007, AND THE LICENSEE DESIRES TO CONTINUE TO REBROADCAST THE PROGRAMMING OF WDXY ON W290AY.

Attachment 34
Description
Copy of STA Letter from FCC