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

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FOR COMMISSION USE ONLY
FILE NO.

BON - 20040329AGJ
Section I - General Information
1. Legal Name of the Applicant 
MID-SOUTH PUBLIC COMMUNICATIONS FOUNDATION
Mailing Address
P. O. BOX 241880
City
MEMPHIS
State or Country (if foreign address)
TN
ZIP Code
38124 - 1880
Telephone Number (include area code)
9014582521
E-Mail Address (if available) 
RABERNATHY@WKNO.ORG
FCC Registration Number:
0003789203
Call Sign 
WKNO
Facility ID Number 
42061
2. Contact Representative (if other than Licensee/Permittee)
MALCOLM G. STEVENSON
Firm or Company Name
SCHWARTZ, WOODS & MILLER
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)
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
WKNO 42061 MEMPHIS TN TV


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
WKNO-FM 41887 MEMPHIS TN FM


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
WKNP 41885 JACKSON TN FM


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
WKNQ 41886 DYERSBURG TN FM


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
WKNA 42060 SENATOBIA MS FM



All of the information furnished in this Report is accurate as of 03/22/2004 (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
NATIONAL PROGRAM SERVICE PUBLIC BROADCASTING SERVICE 07/01/1996 --


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]



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 CALVIN ANDERSON, BCBS OF TENNESSEE, 85 N. DANNY THOMAS BLVD., MEMPHIS, TN 38103
2. Gender (male or 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
7. Percentage of votes
8. Percentage of total assets (equity debt plus)

1. Name and Address RALPH BERRY, THOMPSON & BAKER PR, 50 PEABODY PLACE, 4TH FL, MEMPHIS, TN 38103
2. Gender (male or 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
7. Percentage of votes
8. Percentage of total assets (equity debt plus)

1. Name and Address LENORE BINSWANGER, 240 BARONNE PLACE, MEMPHIS, TN 38117
2. Gender (male or 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
7. Percentage of votes
8. Percentage of total assets (equity debt plus)

1. Name and Address KATHLEEN BLAIR, 2330 DOGWOOD MEADOWS COVE, MEMPHIS, TN 38139
2. Gender (male or 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
7. Percentage of votes
8. Percentage of total assets (equity debt plus)

1. Name and Address J. DABNEY COLLIER III, COLLIER INSURANCE, ONE COMMERCE SQ., #2800, MEMPHIS, TN 38103
2. Gender (male or 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
7. Percentage of votes
8. Percentage of total assets (equity debt plus)

1. Name and Address DAVID CRIPPEN, CEO BODINE COMPANY, P.O. BOX 460, COLLIERVILLE, TN 38017
2. Gender (male or 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
7. Percentage of votes
8. Percentage of total assets (equity debt plus)

1. Name and Address CHIP GRAYSON, MORGAN KEEGAN & CO., 50 N. FRONT ST., 19TH FL, MEMPHIS, TN 38013
2. Gender (male or 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
7. Percentage of votes
8. Percentage of total assets (equity debt plus)

1. Name and Address LEVON L. MATHEWS, UNION PLANTERS BANK MEMPHIS, 6200 POPLAR AVENUE, MEMPHIS, TN 38119
2. Gender (male or 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
7. Percentage of votes
8. Percentage of total assets (equity debt plus)

1. Name and Address DR. DENISE M. MARTIN, 1286 PEABODY AVENUE, MEMPHIS, TN 38104
2. Gender (male or 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
7. Percentage of votes
8. Percentage of total assets (equity debt plus)

1. Name and Address BEN C. PETERNELL, 2313 DOGWOOD MEADOWS COVE, GERMANTOWN, TN 38139
2. Gender (male or 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
7. Percentage of votes
8. Percentage of total assets (equity debt plus)

1. Name and Address STEPHEN H. RHEA, SUMMIT ASSET MGMT, 4729 SPOTTSWOOD, MEMPHIS, TN 38117
2. Gender (male or 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
7. Percentage of votes
8. Percentage of total assets (equity debt plus)

1. Name and Address RAYMOND E. SCHULTZ, RES INVESTMENTS, 6305 HUMPHREYS BLVD., #110, MEMPHIS, TN 38120
2. Gender (male or 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
7. Percentage of votes
8. Percentage of total assets (equity debt plus)

1. Name and Address JOHN O. SKELTON, ERNST & YOUNG, LLP, 2400 ONE COMMERCE SQ., MEMPHIS, TN 38103
2. Gender (male or 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
7. Percentage of votes
8. Percentage of total assets (equity debt plus)

1. Name and Address ROBERT M. SOLMSON, RFS HOTEL INVESTORS, INC., 850 RIDGE LAKE, #300, MEMPHIS, TN 38120
2. Gender (male or 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
7. Percentage of votes
8. Percentage of total assets (equity debt plus)

1. Name and Address JAMES F. SPRINGFIELD, 1692 VILLAGE RIDGE ROAD, COLLIERVILLE, TN 38017
2. Gender (male or 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
7. Percentage of votes
8. Percentage of total assets (equity debt plus)

1. Name and Address S. PAGE WILLIAMSON, RR1, BOX 6960, SEDGWICK, ME 04676
2. Gender (male or 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
7. Percentage of votes
8. Percentage of total assets (equity debt plus)

1. Name and Address MICHAEL J. LABONIA, 2240 WILDERNESS COVE, GERMANTOWN, TN 38139
2. Gender (male or 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
7. Percentage of votes
8. Percentage of total assets (equity debt plus)

1. Name and Address SHIRLEE M. CLARK, FEDEX CORP., 492 S. SHADY GROVE ROAD, MEMPHIS, TN 38120
2. Gender (male or 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
7. Percentage of votes
8. Percentage of total assets (equity debt plus)

1. Name and Address EDWARD GOLDSTEIN, HIGHLAND CAPITAL MGMT, 6077 PRIMACY PKWY, #228, MEMPHIS, TN 38119
2. Gender (male or 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
7. Percentage of votes
8. Percentage of total assets (equity debt plus)

1. Name and Address MIKE GOLUB, SR. VP, MEMPHIS GRIZZLIES, 175 TOYOTA PLAZA, #150, MEMPHIS, TN 38103
2. Gender (male or 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
7. Percentage of votes
8. Percentage of total assets (equity debt plus)

1. Name and Address ROBERT P. LANGELL, COMMERCE CAPITAL MGMT, INC., 850 RIDGE LAKE, #101, MEMPHIS, TN 38120
2. Gender (male or 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
7. Percentage of votes
8. Percentage of total assets (equity debt plus)

1. Name and Address DR. SHIRLEY C. RAINES, UNIV OF MEMPHIS, 341 ADMIN BLDG, MEMPHIS, TN 38152
2. Gender (male or 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
7. Percentage of votes
8. Percentage of total assets (equity debt plus)


(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 & CEO

(Official Title)


of MID-SOUTH PUBLIC COMMUNICATIONS FOUNDATION

(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
MICHAEL LABONIA
Date
03/29/2004
Telephone Number of Respondent (Include area code) 9014582521

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