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.

BOA - 20030122ABW
Section I - General
1. Legal Name of the Licensee/Permittee
MISSISSIPPI AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION
Mailing Address
3825 RIDGEWOOD ROAD
City
JACKSON
State or Country (if foreign address)
MS
ZIP Code
39211 -
Telephone Number (include area code)
6014326656
E-Mail Address (if available) 
MARIE@ETV.STATE.MS.US
FCC Registration Number:
0005742598
Call Sign 
WMPN-TV
Facility ID Number 
43184
2. Contact Representative (if other than Licensee/Permittee)
MALCOLM G. STEVENSON
Firm or Company Name
SCHWARTZ, WOODS & MILLER
Mailing Address

City
State or Country (if foreign address)
ZIP Code
-
Telephone Number (include area code)
2028331700
E-Mail Address (if available)
STEVENSON@SWMLAW.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 01/22/2003 (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
WMPN-TV 43168 JACKSON MS TV

Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
WMPN-FM 46682 JACKSON MS FM

Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
WMAB-TV 43192 MISSISSIPPI STATE MS TV

Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
WMAB-FM 43212 MISSISSIPPI STATE MS FM

Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
WMAE-TV 43170 BOONEVILLE MS TV

Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
WMAE-FM 43190 BOONEVILLE MS FM

Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
WMAH-TV 43197 BILOXI MS TV

Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
WMAH-FM 43198 BILOXI MS FM

Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
WMAO-TV 43176 GREENWOOD MS TV

Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
WMAO-FM 43177 GREENWOOD MS FM

Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
WMAU-TV 43184 BUDE MS TV

Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
WMAU-FM 43185 BUDE MS FM

Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
WMAV-TV 43193 OXFORD MS TV

Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
WMAV-FM 43213 OXFORD MS FM

Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
WMAW-TV 43169 MERIDIAN MS TV

Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
WMAW-FM 43188 MERIDIAN MS FM


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)
PBS AGREEMENT PUBLIC BROADCASTING SERVICE


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. JUANITA H. GRAY, 1821 S. MAIN STREET, GREENVILLE, MS 38701
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

VICE CHAIRMAN

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

EDUCATOR

f. By whom appointed or elected.

GOVERNOR

g. Existing interests

NONE

a. Name and Address. AL LIND, 3825 RIDGEWOOD ROAD, JACKSON, MS 39211
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

CHAIRMAN

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

ASST. COMMISSIONER OF TECHNOLOGY, IHL

f. By whom appointed or elected.

STATE INSTITUTIONS OF HIGHER LEARNING (IHL)

g. Existing interests

NONE

a. Name and Address. MAVILOU BURNS, 6403 CLAY ROAD, FULTON, MS 38843
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

BOARD MEMBER

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

EDUCATOR

f. By whom appointed or elected.

GOVERNOR

g. Existing interests

NONE

a. Name and Address. MARY ANN FRANKLIN, 1669 SHEFFIELD DRIVE, JACKSON, MS 39211
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

BOARD MEMBER

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

BANK OFFICER

f. By whom appointed or elected.

GOVERNOR

g. Existing interests

NONE

a. Name and Address. DR. HENRY L. JOHNSON, DEPT. OF EDUCATION, P. O. BOX 771, JACKSON, MS 39205-0771
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

BOARD MEMBER

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

STATE SUPT. OF PUBLIC EDUCATION

f. By whom appointed or elected.

EX OFFICIO

g. Existing interests

NONE

a. Name and Address. JASON PUGH, 3825 RIDGEWOOD ROAD, 6TH FLOOR, JACKSON, MS 39211
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

BOARD MEMBER

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

DIRECTOR, DISTANCE EDUCATION, SBCJC

f. By whom appointed or elected.

STATE BOARD FOR COMMUNITY AND JUNIOR COLLEGES (SBCJC)

g. Existing interests

NONE

a. Name and Address. MARIE ANTOON, 3825 RIDGEWOOD ROAD, SUITE 1002, JACKSON, MS 39211
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR, MAET

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

BROADCASTING

f. By whom appointed or elected.

BOARD OF MAET

g. Existing interests

NONE




SECTION III - CERTIFICATION


I certify that I am EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

(Official Title)


of MISSISSIPPI AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION

(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
MARIE ANTOON
Date
01/22/2003
Telephone Number of Respondent (Include area code) 6014326656


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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