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 - 20030331AAJ
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 
WETP-TV
Facility ID Number 
18267
2. Contact Representative (if other than Licensee/Permittee)
ROBERT S. STONE, ESQ.
Firm or Company Name
MCCAMPBELL & YOUNG, PC
Mailing Address

City
State or Country (if foreign address)
ZIP Code
-
Telephone Number (include area code)
8656371440
E-Mail Address (if available)
STONE@MCYLAW.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)
NA



Section II - Ownership Information

4.
All of the information furnished in this Report is accurate as of 03/27/2003 (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
WETP-TV 18252 SNEEDVILLE TN TV

Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
WKOP-TV 18267 KNOXVILLE TN TV


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)
ARTICLES OF INCORPORATION (TENNESSEE NONPROFIT 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 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. MR. WILLIAM G. ADAMS, 5308 OREBANK RD. KINGSPORT, TN 37764
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

MEMBER

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

HUMAN RESOURCES, COMMUNICATIONS & PUBLIC AFFAIRS

f. By whom appointed or elected.

BOARD OF TRUSTEES

g. Existing interests

NONE

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

c. Office held.

MEMBER

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

STATE REPRESENTATIVE

f. By whom appointed or elected.

STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION

g. Existing interests

NONE

a. Name and Address. DR. BENJAMIN CARMICHAEL, 2390 WHITE PINE, TN 37890
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

1ST VICE-CHAIRMAN

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

FORMER COMMISSIONER OF EDUCATION, STATE OF TN

f. By whom appointed or elected.

BOARD OF TRUSTEES

g. Existing interests

NONE

a. Name and Address. MR. FRANK W. DEFRIECE, JR., 5 THREE OAKS DRIVE, BRISTOL, TN 37620
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

CHAIRMAN

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

RETIRED, BEECHAN LABORATORY PHARMACEUTICALS

f. By whom appointed or elected.

STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION

g. Existing interests

NONE

a. Name and Address. DR. RICHARD HOBART, 7208 FAIRLANE ROAD, POWELL, TN 37849
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

MEMBER

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

RETIRED, PHYSICAN

f. By whom appointed or elected.

BOARD OF TRUSTEES

g. Existing interests

NONE

a. Name and Address. DR. PAUL L. KELLY, 1009 E. CHURCHWELL AVENUE, KNOXVILLE, TN 37917
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

MEMBER

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

RETIRED EDUCATOR, ON KNOX COUNTY SCHOOL BOARD

f. By whom appointed or elected.

BOARD OF TRUSTEES

g. Existing interests

NONE

a. Name and Address. DR. RUSSELL RAMSAY, 2706 ISLAND HOME, KNOXVILLE, TN 37920
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

2ND VICE-CHAIRMAN

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

SEVIER COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL BAND DIRECTOR

f. By whom appointed or elected.

BOARD OF TRUSTEES

g. Existing interests

NONE

a. Name and Address. MRS. DORIS SHARP, 3301 CURTIS LANE, KNOXVILLE, TN 37918
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

MEMBER

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

COMMUNITY LEADER

f. By whom appointed or elected.

STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION

g. Existing interests

NONE

a. Name and Address. MR. PAUL SHERBAKOFF, 910 NAVAJO ROAD, KNOXVILLE, TN 37919
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

MEMBER

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

RETIRED, KNOX CIVIC AUDITORIUM & COLISEUM

f. By whom appointed or elected.

STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION

g. Existing interests

NONE

a. Name and Address. MR. BILLY G. TINDELL, 2326 NORTH PARK BLVD., KNOXVILLE, TN 37917
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

SECRETARY

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

RETIRED, BLUE CROSS INSURANCE/KNOX CO. COMMSIONER

f. By whom appointed or elected.

STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION

g. Existing interests

NONE

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

c. Office held.

TREASURER

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

PRESIDENT-LABOR COUNCIL

f. By whom appointed or elected.

STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION

g. Existing interests

NONE

a. Name and Address. MRS. JANICE WOOLF, 6718 BEELER ROAD, KNOXVILLE, TN 37918
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

MEMBER

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

COMMUNITY LEADER

f. By whom appointed or elected.

STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION

g. Existing interests

NONE

a. Name and Address. MR. JIM TINDELL, 511 VILLA CREST, KNOXVILLE, TN 37923
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

PRESIDENT/CEO/GM-ETPCC

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

PRESIDENT/CEO/GENERAL MANAGER, ETPCC

f. By whom appointed or elected.

BOARD OF TRUSTEES

g. Existing interests

NONE

a. Name and Address. MR. FRANK MILLER, 809 GLENSPRINGS DRIVE, KNOXVILLE, TN 37922
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

VICE-PRESIDENT/ASST. GM, ETPCC

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

VP/ASST GM - EAST TENNESSEE PUBLIC COMM CORP

f. By whom appointed or elected.

BOARD OF TRUSTEES

g. Existing interests

NONE

a. Name and Address. MR. JIM HART, P.O. BOX 51210, KNOXVILLE, TN 37950
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

MEMBER

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

RETIRED CONSULTANT

f. By whom appointed or elected.

BOARD OF TRUSTEES

g. Existing interests

NONE

a. Name and Address. DR. CHESTER RAMSEY, 1017 GLENSPRINGS DRIVE, KNOXVILLE, TN 37922
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

MEMBER

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

DIRECTOR--MEDICAL PHYSICS, COMMUNITY LEADER

f. By whom appointed or elected.

BOARD OF TRUSTEES

g. Existing interests

NONE

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

c. Office held.

MEMBER

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

REAL ESTATE--STEPHENSON REALTY & AUCTION

f. By whom appointed or elected.

BOARD OF TRUSTEES

g. Existing interests

NONE




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
JIM TINDELL
Date
03/27/2003
Telephone Number of Respondent (Include area code) 8655950220


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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