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                                   Before the

                       Federal Communications Commission

                             Washington, D.C. 20554

   In the Matter of )


   La Favorita, Inc. ) File No. EB-11-AT-0029

   Licensee of Radio Station WAOS )

   Facility ID # 36157 ) NOV No. V201132480003

   Autstell, GA )



                              NOTICE OF VIOLATION

                                                     Released: March 25, 2011

   By the District Director, Atlanta Office, South Central Region,
   Enforcement Bureau:

    1. This is a Notice of Violation ("Notice") issued pursuant to section
       1.89 of the Commission's Rules to La Favorita, Inc.("La Favorita"),
       licensee of Station WAOS(AM), Austell, Georgia.

    2. On March 2, 2011, agents of the Enforcement Bureau's Atlanta Office
       inspected Station WAOS main studio in Austell, Georgia, and observed
       the following violation(s):

     a. 47 C.F.R. S: 73.51(a), (d), and (e)(2): "Except in those
        circumstances described in paragraph (d) of this section, the
        operating power shall be determined by the direct method...When it is
        not possible or appropriate to use the direct method of power
        determination due to technical reasons, the indirect method of
        determining operating power...may be used on a temporary basis. A
        notation must be made in the station log indicating the dates of
        commencement and termination of measurement using the indirect method
        of power determination...and [t]he value of F applicable to each mode
        of operation must be determined and a record kept thereof with a
        notation as to its derivation...and retained in the station records."
        The licensee was not determining the station's operating power by the
        direct method. There was no recorded value of "F" (efficiency factor)
        available at the station, and no logs indicating when the station
        commenced determination of operating power by the indirect method.

    3. Pursuant to section 308(b) of the Communications Act of 1934, as
       amended, and section 1.89 of the Commission's rules, La Favorita must
       submit a written statement concerning this matter within twenty (20)
       days of release of this Notice. The response must fully explain each
       violation, must contain a statement of the specific action(s) taken to
       correct each violation and preclude recurrence, and should include a
       time line for completion of pending corrective action(s). The response
       must be complete in itself and signed by a principal or officer of the
       licensee. All replies and documentation sent in response to this
       Notice should be marked with the File No. and NOV No. specified above,
       and mailed to the following address:

   Federal Communications Commission

   Atlanta Office

   3575 Koger Blvd., Suite 320

   Duluth, GA 30096

    4. This Notice shall be sent to La Favorita  at its address of record.

    5. The Privacy Act of 1974 requires that we advise you that the
       Commission will use all relevant material information before it,
       including any information disclosed in your reply, to determine what,
       if any, enforcement action is required to ensure compliance. Any false
       statement made knowingly and willfully in reply to this Notice is
       punishable by fine or imprisonment under Title 18 of the U.S. Code.


   Douglas G. Miller

   District Director

   Atlanta District Office

   South Central Region

   Enforcement Bureau

   47 C.F.R. S: 1.89.

   47 U.S.C. S: 308(b).

   P.L. 93-579, 5 U.S.C. S: 552a(e)(3).

   18 U.S.C. S: 1001 et seq.

                       Federal Communications Commission


                       Federal Communications Commission