Federal Communications Commission
Washington, D.C. 20554
Approved by OMB
3060-0386 (July 2002)
FOR FCC USE ONLY
 
Notification of Suspension of Operations / Request for Silent STA

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FILE NO.

BLSTA - 20080819ACR
Section I - General Information
1. Legal Name of the Applicant
APPALACHIAN EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATION CORPORATION
Mailing Address
POST OFFICE BOX 2061

City
BRISTOL
State or Country (if foreign address)
TN
Zip Code
37621 - 2061
Telephone Number (include area code)
4238786279
E-Mail Address (if available)
APPEDU@YAHOO.COM
FCC Registration No
0008598864
Call Sign
WITM
Facility ID Number
19478
2. Contact Representative (if other than licensee/permittee)
KENNETH C. HILL
Firm or Company Name
APPALACHIAN EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATION CORPORATION
Mailing Address
POST OFFICE BOX 2061

City
BRISTOL
State or Country (if foreign address)
TN
ZIP Code
37621 - 2061
Telephone Number (include area code)
4238786279

E-Mail Address (if available)
APPEDU@YAHOO.COM
3. Purpose:
Notification of Suspension of Operations
Notification of Suspension of Operations and Request for Silent STA
Request for Silent STA
Request to Extend STA         
Resumption of Operations
4 Community of License:
City: MARION     State: VA
5. Reason for going silent:
Technical     Financing     Staffing
Program Source     Other
6.
Please provide a justification for the request
[Exhibit 1]
7.
Date Station has gone / will go silent:     08/01/2008    (mm/dd/yyyy)
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
KENNETH C. HILL
Typed or Printed Title of Person Signing
PRESIDENT
Signature
Date (mm/dd/yyyy)
08/19/2008

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 1
Description:
REASON FOR REQUEST

WITM WAS REQUIRED BY THE OWNER OF THE LAND ADJACENT TO THE STATION'S TEMPORARY TOWER TO REMOVE A GUY WIRE THAT WAS ON HIS PROPERTY. WITM IS PRESENTLY OFF THE AIR, BUT PLANS TO RETURN TO THE AIR WHEN THE TEMPORARY ANTENNA CAN BE REPOSITIONED TO COMPLY WITH ITS CURRENT STA.

Attachment 1