Federal Communications Commission
Washington, D.C. 20554
Approved by OMB
3060-0084 (June 2002)
FCC 323-E
FOR FCC USE ONLY
 
Ownership Report For Noncommercial Educational Broadcast Station

Read INSTRUCTIONS Before Filling Out Form

FOR COMMISSION USE ONLY
FILE NO.

BOS - 20120824AAF
Section I - General
1. Legal Name of the Licensee/Permittee
EAST TENNESSEE PUBLIC COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION
Mailing Address
1611 EAST MAGNOLIA AVENUE
City
KNOXVILLE
State or Country (if foreign address)
TN
ZIP Code
37917 - 7825
Telephone Number (include area code)
8655950220
E-Mail Address (if available) 
FCC Registration Number:
0001773852
Call Sign 
WKOP-TV
Facility ID Number 
18267
2. Contact Representative (if other than Licensee/Permittee)
ROBERT S. STONE, ESQ.
Firm or Company Name
RAMSEY, ELMORE, STONE & CAFFEY, PLLC
Mailing Address

City
State or Country (if foreign address)
ZIP Code
-
Telephone Number (include area code)
8656734960
E-Mail Address (if available)
RSTONE@RESCLAW.COM
3. Name of entity, if other than licensee or permittee, for which report is filed

Mailing Address


City
State or Country (if foreign address)
ZIP Code
-
Telephone Number (include area code)
E-Mail Address (if available)



Section II - Ownership Information

4.
All of the information furnished in this Report is accurate as of 08/07/2012 (Date must comply with 47 C.F.R. Section 73.3615(d), i.e., information must be current within 60 days of filing of this report, when 4(a) below is checked.)

This Report is filed for (check one)
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
WKOP-TV 18267 KNOXVILLE TN DT

Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
WETP-TV 18252 SNEEDVILLE TN DT


5.
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 (mm/dd/yyyy) Date of Expiration (mm/dd/yyyy)
AMENDED AND RESTATED ARTICLES OF INCORPORATION (TENNESSEE NON-PROFIT CORPORATION) 12/16/1983

Description of Contract or Instrument Name of person or organization with whom contract is made Date of Execution (mm/dd/yyyy) Date of Expiration (mm/dd/yyyy)
CORPORATE BYLAWS (TENNESSEE NON-PROFIT CORPORATION) 09/08/1983


6.
Is the governing board directly or indirectly under the control of another entity?
Yes No
If Yes, is a separate FCC Form 323-E submitted for such entity?
Yes No
 7.
List officers, members of governing board, and holders of 1% or more ownership interest, if any. Use one column for each individual or entity. Attach supplemental pages, if necessary.
[Enter Owner Information]

Owner Information
List officers, members of governing board, and holders of 1% or more ownership interest, if any. Use one column for each individual or entity. Attach supplemental pages if necessary.
(Read carefully - The numbered items below refer to line numbers in the following table.)
a. Name and address of officer, member of governing board, and holders of 1% or more ownership interest (if other than individual also show name, address and citizenship of natural person authorized to vote the interest). List officers first, then board members, and thereafter, holders of 1% or more ownership interest, if any.
b. Citizenship.
c. Office held.
d. Percent of interest held.
e. Principal profession or occupation.
f. By whom appointed or elected.
g. Existing interests in any other broadcast station, including the nature and size of such interests.
a. Name and Address. VICKIE LAWSON, 7934 CONDUCTOR WAY, KNOXVILLE, TN 37931
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

PRESIDENT

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

WKOP-TV / WETP-TV - GENERAL MANAGER

f. By whom appointed or elected.

BOARD

g. Existing interests

NONE

a. Name and Address. WILLIAM STEPHENSON, 114 SINKING SPRINGS ROAD, CLINTON, TN 37716
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

CHAIRMAN

d. Percent of interest held.

6.67

e. Principal profession or occupation.

REAL ESTATE - STEPHENSON REALTY & AUCTION

f. By whom appointed or elected.

BOARD

g. Existing interests

NONE

a. Name and Address. SHIRLEY FOX ROGERS, 402 FAIRWAY DRIVE, LAFOLLETTE, TN 37766
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

1ST VICE CHAIR

d. Percent of interest held.

6.67

e. Principal profession or occupation.

INSURANCE - ROGERS INSURANCE AGENCY

f. By whom appointed or elected.

BOARD

g. Existing interests

NONE

a. Name and Address. ROSALYN TILLMAN, 620 BROOME ROAD, KNOXVILLE, TN 37909
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

2ND VICE CHAIR

d. Percent of interest held.

6.67

e. Principal profession or occupation.

DEAN-MAGNOLIA CAMPUS PELLISSIPPI STATE COMMUNITY COLLEGE

f. By whom appointed or elected.

BOARD

g. Existing interests

NONE

a. Name and Address. HAROLD WOODS, 412 E. MOODY AVENUE, KNOXVILLE, TN 37920
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

TREASURER

d. Percent of interest held.

6.67

e. Principal profession or occupation.

PRESIDENT-LABOR COUNCIL

f. By whom appointed or elected.

BOARD

g. Existing interests

NONE

a. Name and Address. BILL TINDELL, 2326 NORTH PARK BLVD, KOXVILLE, TN 37917
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

SECRETARY

d. Percent of interest held.

6.67

e. Principal profession or occupation.

RETIRED-BLUE CROSS-BLUE SHIELD OF TENNESSEE

f. By whom appointed or elected.

BOARD

g. Existing interests

NONE

a. Name and Address. JOE ARMSTRONG, 4708 HILLDALE LANE, KNOXVILLE, TN 37914
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

TRUSTEE

d. Percent of interest held.

6.67

e. Principal profession or occupation.

STATE REPRESENTATIVE

f. By whom appointed or elected.

BOARD

g. Existing interests

NONE

a. Name and Address. JAMES GALBRAITH
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

TRUSTEE

d. Percent of interest held.

6.67

e. Principal profession or occupation.

ATTORNEY

f. By whom appointed or elected.

BOARD

g. Existing interests

NONE

a. Name and Address. ELIZABETH HARRIS, 410 MOUNTAIN VIEW ROAD,MADISONVILLE, TN 37354
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

TRUSTEE

d. Percent of interest held.

6.67

e. Principal profession or occupation.

REAL ESTATE - RETAIL BUSINESS OWNER

f. By whom appointed or elected.

BOARD

g. Existing interests

NONE

a. Name and Address. KAY SENTER, 1338 MORNINGSIDE DRIVE, MORRISTOWN, TN 37814
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

TRUSTEE

d. Percent of interest held.

6.67

e. Principal profession or occupation.

ENGLISH TEACHER / VICE MAYOR, MORRISTOWN

f. By whom appointed or elected.

BOARD

g. Existing interests

NONE

a. Name and Address. STEVE HODSON, 702 VALLEYVIEW DRIVE, MARYVILLE, TN 37801
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

TRUSTEE

d. Percent of interest held.

6.67

e. Principal profession or occupation.

VICE PRESIDENT - FOOTHILLS BANK & TRUST

f. By whom appointed or elected.

BOARD

g. Existing interests

NONE

a. Name and Address. DIANA MORGAN, 3433 SEEBERS COURT, LOUSVILLE, TN 37777
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

TRUSTEE

d. Percent of interest held.

6.67

e. Principal profession or occupation.

RETIRED-COMMUNITY & EDUCATONAL SERV. MGR-KNOX NEWS SENTINEL

f. By whom appointed or elected.

BOARD

g. Existing interests

NONE

a. Name and Address. WILLIAM J. BUNCH, 315 REMINGTON DRIVE, MAYNARDVILLE, TN 37807
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

TRUSTEE

d. Percent of interest held.

6.67

e. Principal profession or occupation.

DISTRICT ATTORNEY - ROANE COUNTY, RETIRED

f. By whom appointed or elected.

BOARD

g. Existing interests

NONE

a. Name and Address. MICHAEL NICHOLS, 8659 ELLIJAY WAY, STRAW PLAINS, TN 37871
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

TRUSTEE

d. Percent of interest held.

6.67

e. Principal profession or occupation.

JOSEPH CONSTRUCTION - RETIRED

f. By whom appointed or elected.

BOARD

g. Existing interests

NONE

a. Name and Address. WILLIAM P. PHILLIPS, 575 SCOTT HIGH DRIVE, HUNTSVILLE, TN 37756
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

TRUSTEE

d. Percent of interest held.

6.67

e. Principal profession or occupation.

PHARMACIST, CLINTON BUSINESS OWNER

f. By whom appointed or elected.

BOARD

g. Existing interests

NONE

a. Name and Address. JAMES NORMAND, P.O. BOX 6179
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

TRUSTEE

d. Percent of interest held.

6.67

e. Principal profession or occupation.

ATTORNEY / JOYCE, MREDITH, FLINTCROFT & NORMAND

f. By whom appointed or elected.

BOARD

g. Existing interests

NONE

a. Name and Address.
b. Citizenship.

c. Office held.

d. Percent of interest held.

e. Principal profession or occupation.

f. By whom appointed or elected.

g. Existing interests

a. Name and Address.
b. Citizenship.

c. Office held.

d. Percent of interest held.

e. Principal profession or occupation.

f. By whom appointed or elected.

g. Existing interests




SECTION III - CERTIFICATION


I certify that I am PRESIDENT

(Official Title)


of EAST TENNESSEE PUBLIC COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION

(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 4, Section II and in no event prior to that date.)

Signature
VICKIE LAWSON
Date
08/22/2012
Telephone Number of Respondent (Include area code) 8655950223


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).



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