Federal Communications Commission
Washington, D.C. 20554
Approved by OMB
3060-0010 (June 2002)
FCC 323
FOR FCC USE ONLY
 
OWNERSHIP REPORT FOR COMMERCIAL BROADCAST STATIONS

Read INSTRUCTIONS Before Filling Out Form

FOR COMMISSION USE ONLY
FILE NO.

BOA - 20060419AAJ
Section I - General Information
1. Legal Name of the Applicant 
BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.
Mailing Address
901 EAST VALLEY DRIVE
P. O. BOX 1389
City
BRISTOL
State or Country (if foreign address)
VA
ZIP Code
24201 -
Telephone Number (include area code)
2766698112
E-Mail Address (if available) 
PETE@WXBQ.COM
FCC Registration Number:
0002071504
Call Sign 
WVTS
Facility ID Number 
6877
2. Contact Representative (if other than Licensee/Permittee)
CLIFFORD M. HARRINGTON, ESQ.
Firm or Company Name
PILLSBURY WINTHROP SHAW PITTMAN LLP
Telephone Number (include area code)
2026638000
E-Mail Address (if available)
CLIFFORD.HARRINGTON@PILLSBURYLAW.COM
3. Name of entity, if other than licensee or permittee, for which report is filed
BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.
Mailing Address
901 EAST VALLEY DRIVE

City
BRISTOL
State or Country (if foreign address)
VA
ZIP Code
24201 -
Telephone Number (include area code)
2766698112
E-Mail Address (if available)
PETE@WXBQ.COM
4. If this application has been submitted without a fee, indicate reason for fee exemption (see 47 C.F.R. Section 1.1114):
Governmental Entity Fee-exempt Report Other
N/A (Fee Required)



Section II - Ownership Information

5.

a. Biennial b. Transfer of Control or Assignment of License/Permit c. Other
d. Amendment to pending application


for the following stations:

[Enter Station Information]


Station List


This Report is filed for the following stations:

Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
WFHG-FM 36982 ABINGDON VA FM


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
WFHG 6872 BRISTOL VA AM


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
WVTS 6873 CHARLESTON WV AM


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
WBES 2682 CHARLESTON WV AM


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
WXBQ-FM 6876 BRISTOL VA FM


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
WKYQ 6877 PADUCAH KY FM


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
WKYX 6874 PADUCAH KY AM


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
WDDJ 54719 PADUCAH KY FM


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
WAEZ 54601 GREENEVILLE TN FM


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
WZJO 2687 DUNBAR WV FM


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
WTZR 18036 ELIZABETHTON TN FM


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
WQBE-FM 6875 CHARLESTON WV FM


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
WVSR-FM 2684 CHARLESTON WV FM


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
WNGO 71614 MAYFIELD KY AM


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
WQQR 71613 MAYFIELD KY FM


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
WLIE-FM 40647 GOLCONDA IL FM


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
WLLE 56556 CLINTON KY FM


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
WDXR 40637 PADUCAH KY AM


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
WPAD 54720 PADUCAH KY AM



All of the information furnished in this Report is accurate as of 04/01/2006 (Date must comply with 47 C.F.R. Section 73.3615(a), i.e., information must be current within 60 days of filing of this report, when 5(a) below is checked.)

This Report is filed for (check one)
6.
Respondent is:
Sole proprietorship Not-for-profit corporation Limited partnership
For-profit corporation General partnership Other
If "Other", describe nature of the respondent in an Exhibit.
[Exhibit 1]
7.
List all contracts and other instruments required to be filed by 47 C.F.R. Section 73.3613.   (Only licensees, permittees, or a reporting entity with a majority interest in or that otherwise exercises de facto control over the subject licensee or permittee shall respond.)

[Enter Contract/Instrument Information]


Contracts/Instruments Information


List all contracts and other instruments required to be filed by 47 C.F.R. Section 73.3613. (Only licensees, permittees, or a reporting entity with a majority interest in or that otherwise exercises de facto control over the subject shall respond.)

Description of contract or instrument Name of person or organization with whom contract is made Date of Execution Date of Expiration
CERTIFICATE OF INCORPORATION COMMONWEALTH OF VIRGINIA 03/31/1959 03/31/2009


8. Capitalization (Only licensees, permittees, or a reporting entity with a majority interest in or that otherwise exercises de facto control over the subject licensee or permittee shall respond.)

[Enter Capitalization Information]


Capitalization


Capitalization (Only licensees, permittees, or a reporting entity with a majority interest in or that otherwise excercises de facto control over the subject licensee or permittee shall respond.)

Class of stock (preferred, common or other)
Voting or Non-voting
Number of Shares
Authorized
Issued and Outstanding
Treasury
Unissued
COMMON
Y
1000
560
280
160


9.
(a.) List the respondent, and, if other than a natural person, its officers, directors, stockholders and other entities with attributable interests, non-insulated partners and/or members. If a corporation or partnership holds an attributable interest in the respondent, list separately its officers, directors, stockholders and other entities with attributable interests, non-insulated partners and/or members. Create a separate row for each individual or entity. Attach supplemental pages, if necessary.
[Enter Owner Information]

Owner Information

List the respondent, and, if other than a natural person, its officers, directors, stockholders and other entities with attributable interests, non-insulated partners and/or members. If a corporation or partnership holds an attributable interest in the respondent, list separately its officers, directors, stockholders and other entities with attributable interests, non-insulated partners and/or members. Create a separate row for each individual or entity. Attach supplemental pages, if necessary.
(Read carefully - The numbered items below refer to line numbers in the following table.)
1. Name and address of respondent and each party to the respondent holding an attributable interest (if other than individual also show name, address and citizenship of natural person authorized to vote the stock or holding the attributable interest). List the respondent first, officers next, then directors and, thereafter, remaining stockholders and other entities with attributable interests, and partners.
2. Gender (male or female).
3. Ethnicity (check one).
4. Race (select one or more).
5. Citizenship.
6. Positional interest: Officer, director, general partner, limited partner, LLC member, investor/creditor attributable under the Commission's equity/debt plus standard, etc.
7. Percentage of votes.
8. Percentage of total assets (equity debt plus).

1. Name and Address W.L. NININGER, BRISTOL, VA
2. Gender (male or female) Male
3. Ethnicity (check one) Hispanic or Latino
Not Hispanic or Latino
4. Race (select one or more) American Indian or Alaska Native
Asian
Black or African American
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
White
5. Citizenship US
6. Positional Interest PRES., DIR.
7. Percentage of votes 89.00
8. Percentage of total assets (equity debt plus) 89.00

1. Name and Address BETTY N. NININGER, BRISTOL, VA
2. Gender (male or female) Female
3. Ethnicity (check one) Hispanic or Latino
Not Hispanic or Latino
4. Race (select one or more) American Indian or Alaska Native
Asian
Black or African American
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
White
5. Citizenship US
6. Positional Interest V.P., DIR.
7. Percentage of votes 0.00
8. Percentage of total assets (equity debt plus) 0.00

1. Name and Address LISA N. HALE, BRISTOL, VA
2. Gender (male or female) Female
3. Ethnicity (check one) Hispanic or Latino
Not Hispanic or Latino
4. Race (select one or more) American Indian or Alaska Native
Asian
Black or African American
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
White
5. Citizenship US
6. Positional Interest SEC., DIR.
7. Percentage of votes 11.00
8. Percentage of total assets (equity debt plus) 11.00


(b) Respondent certifies that equity and financial interests not set forth in response to Question 9(a) are non-attributable. Yes No

N/A

See Explanation in
[Exhibit 2]

(c) Is the respondent or any party holding an attributable interest in the respondent also the holder of an attributable interest in any other broadcast station or in any cable or newspaper entities in the same market or with overlapping signals in the same broadcast service, as described in 47 C.F.R. Sections 73.3555 and 76.501? Yes No
If "Yes", submit an Exhibit identifying the holder of that other attributable interest, listing the call signs, locations and facilities identifiers of such other broadcast stations, and describing the nature and size of the ownership interest and the positions held in the other broadcast, cable or newspaper entities. [Exhibit 3]
(d) Are any of the individuals listed in response to Question 9(a) related as parent-child, husband-wife, brothers and sisters?

Yes No

 

If "Yes", submit an Exhibit setting forth full information as to the family relationship

[Exhibit 4]

(e) Is respondent seeking an attribution exemption for any officer or director with duties unrelated to the licensee or permittee?

If "Yes", submit an Exhibit identifying that individual by name and title, fully describing that individual's duties and responsibilities, and explaining why that individual should not be attributed an interest.

Yes No

[Exhibit 5]



SECTION III - CERTIFICATION


I certify that I am PRESIDENT

(Official Title)


of BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.

(Exact legal title or name of respondent)


and that I have examined this Report and that to the best of my knowledge and belief, all statements in this Report are true, correct and complete.

(Date of certification must be within 60 days of the date shown in Question 5, Section II and in no event prior to that date.)

Signature
W. L. NININGER
Date
04/17/2006
Telephone Number of Respondent (Include area code) 2766698112

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 3
Description:
EXHIBIT 3

THIS BIENNIAL OWNERSHIP REPORT FOR ALL BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC., STATIONS IS FILED PURSUANT THE PUBLIC NOTICE RELEASED ON JANUARY 16, 2004 (DA-04-51). BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC., OWNS RADIO BROADCAST STATIONS LICENSED TO COMMUNITIES IN KENTUCKY, TENNESSEE, VIRGINIA, AND WEST VIRGINIA. AS IS PERMITTED BY THE COMMISSION FOR ENTITIES OWNING STATIONS LICENSED TO COMMUNITIES IN MORE THAN ONE STATE AND HAVING DIFFERING LICENSE RENEWAL FILING DATES, BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC., HAS ELECTED TO FILE A CONSOLIDATED BIENNIAL OWNERSHIP REPORT (FCC FORM 323) AT TWO-YEAR INTERVALS ON THE ANNIVERSARY DATE OF THE LICENSE RENEWAL APPLICATION FILING DATE FOR ITS TENNESSEE AND KENTUCKY STATIONS WHICH IS APRIL 1ST.

BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC., IS THE LICENSEE OF THE FOLLOWING BROADCAST STATIONS IN THE JOHNSON CITY/KINGSPORT/BRISTOL (TN/VA) METRO AREA:

WFHG-FM, ABINGDON, VIRGINIA FACILITY ID # 36982
WFHG, BRISTOL, VIRGINIA FACILITY ID # 6872
WXBQ-FM, BRISTOL, VIRGINIA FACILITY ID # 6876
WAEZ, GREENEVILLE, TENNESSEE FACILITY ID #54601
WTZR, ELIZABETHTON, TENNESSEE FACILITY ID # 18036

BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC., IS THE LICENSEE OF THE FOLLOWING BROADCAST STATIONS IN THE CHARLESTON, WEST VIRGINIA METRO AREA:

WVTS, CHARLESTON, WEST VIRGINIA FACILITY ID # 6873
WBES, CHARLESTON, WEST VIRGINIA FACILITY ID # 2682
WZJO, DUNBAR, WEST VIRGINIA FACILITY ID # 2687
WQBE-FM, CHARLESTON, WEST VIRGINIA FACILITY ID # 6875
WVSR-FM, CHARLESTON, WEST VIRGINIA FACILITY ID # 2684

BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC., IS THE LICENSEE OF THE FOLLOWING BROADCAST STATIONS IN THE WESTERN KENTUCKY (NONE-RATED MARKETS):

WKYQ, PADUCAH, KENTUCKY FACILITY ID # 6877
WKYX, PADUCAH, KENTUCKY FACILITY ID # 6874
WPAD, PADUCAH, KENTUCKY FACILITY ID # 54720
WDDJ, PADUCAH, KENTUCKY FACILITY ID # 54719
WNGO, MAYFIELD, KENTUCKY FACILITY ID # 71614
WQQR, MAYFIELD, KENTUCKY FACILITY ID # 71613
WLIE, GOLCONDA, ILLINOIS FACILITY ID # 40647
WLLE, CLINTON, KENTUCKY FACILITY ID # 56556
WDXR, PADUCAH, KENTUCKY FACILITY ID # 40637

BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC., IS PARTY TO A TIME BROKERAGE AGREEMENT RELATIVE TO THE FOLLOWING STATIONS:

WNPC, NEWPORT, TENNESSEE FACILITY ID # 73346
WNPC-FM, NEWPORT, TENNESSEE FACILITY ID # 70636





Attachment 3


Exhibit 4
Description:
EXHIBIT 4

W.L. NININGER AND BETTY N. NININGER ARE HUSBAND AND WIFE. LISA N. HALE IS THE DAUGHTER OF W.L. NININGER.

Attachment 4