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.

BEDSTA - 20060630ABO
Section I - General Information
1. Legal Name of the Applicant
JACKSON TELEVISION, LLC
Mailing Address
700 ST. JOHNS STREET
SUITE 300

City
LAFAYETTE
State or Country (if foreign address)
LA
Zip Code
70501 -
Telephone Number (include area code)
3372371142
E-Mail Address (if available)
FCC Registration No
0008815680
Call Sign
WDBD-DT
Facility ID Number
71326
2. Contact Representative (if other than licensee/permittee)
VINCENT J. CURTIS, JR., ESQUIRE
Firm or Company Name
FLETCHER, HEALD & HILDRETH, P.L.C.
Mailing Address
1300 N. 17TH STREET
ELEVENTH FLOOR

City
ARLINGTON
State or Country (if foreign address)
VA
ZIP Code
22209 -
Telephone Number (include area code)
7038120400

E-Mail Address (if available)
CURTIS@FHHLAW.COM
3. Purpose:
Engineering STA
Extension of Existing Engineering STA         File Number: BEDSTA - 20060412AEC
Legal STA
Extension of Existing Legal STA         
4. Service: DS 
5. Community of License:
City: JACKSON     State: MS
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.
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 36]
8.
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
D. WAYNE ELMORE
Typed or Printed Title of Person Signing
PRESIDENT
Signature
Date (mm/dd/yyyy)
06/29/2006

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 36
Description:
CIRCUMSTANCES WARRANTING EXTENSION OF STA

JACKSON TELEVISION, LLC IS SEEKING EXTENSION OF ITS OUTSTANDING STA, ORIGINALLY GRANTED TO WDBD-DT ON MAY 6, 2002, IN ACCORDANCE WITH ITS REQUEST FOR STA, FILE NO. BDSTA-20020429ACW, AND MOST RECENTLY EXTENDED ON JUNE 27, 2006, FILE NO. BEDSTA-2000412AEC. JACKSON TELEVISION, LLC PROPOSES NO CHANGES TO THE CURRENT TECHNICAL OPERATION PREVIOUSLY AUTHORIZED BY THE ABOVE-REFERENCED STA. GRANT OF THE ORIGINAL STA ALLOWED THE STATION TO COMMENCE PROVIDING DTV SERVICE TO THE PUBLIC. EXTENSION OF THE STA AS REQUESTED WILL ALLOW THE STATION TO CONTINUE PROVIDING THIS SERVICE, THEREBY SERVING THE PUBLIC INTEREST. THE STATION CONTINUES TO PROVIDE DIGITAL TELEVISION SERVICE TO ITS COMMUNITY OF LICENSE, AND THE ONGOING OPERATION OF THE STATION WILL CONTINUE TO MAKE DTV PROGRAMMING AVAILABLE IN THE MARKETPLACE, AND THE DTV TRANSITION WILL BE ADVANCED THEREBY.


Attachment 36