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Federal Communications Commission
Before the
Federal Communications Commission
Washington, D.C. 20554
In the Matter of )
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Jackson Radio, LLC. ) File No.:  EB-FIELDSCR-16-00021393
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Licensee of Station W256BL ) NOV No.:  V201632620001
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Jackson, MS ) Facility ID: 139929
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NOTICE OF VIOLATION
Released: April 11, 2016
By the District Director, New Orleans 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 (Rules)
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to Jackson Radio, LLC., (Jackson Radio) licensee of radio station W256BL
in Ridgeland, MS. Pursuant to Section 1.89(a) of the Rules, issuance of this Notice does not preclude the 
Enforcement Bureau from further action if warranted, including issuing a Notice of Apparent Liability for 
Forfeiture for the violation(s) noted herein.
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2. On March 31, 2016, an agent of the Enforcement Bureau’s New Orleans Office 
monitored radio station W256BL located in Jackson, MS, and observed the following violation:
a. 47 C.F.R. § 74.1263(b): “An FM booster or FM translator station 
rebroadcasting the signal of an AM or FM primary station shall not be 
permitted to radiate during extended periods when signals of the primary 
station are not being retransmitted. FM translators rebroadcasting Class D 
AM stations may continue to operate during nighttime hours only if the AM 
station has operated within the last 24 hours.” At the time of monitoring,
between 10 a.m. and 11 a.m., W256BL was radiating a modulated carrier, 
and WFQY-AM, primary station of W256BL, was radiating an unmodulated 
carrier. Therefore, W256BL was not retransmitting the signal of its primary 
station.
                                                          
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47 C.F.R. § 1.89.
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47 C.F.R. § 1.89(a).  
Federal Communications Commission
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3. Pursuant to Section 308(b) of the Communications Act of 1934, as amended,
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and 
Section 1.89 of the Rules, we seek additional information concerning the violation and any remedial 
actions taken. Therefore, Jackson Radio must submit a written statement concerning this matter within 
twenty (20) days of release of this Notice. The response (i) must fully explain each violation, including all 
relevant surrounding facts and circumstances, (ii) must contain a statement of the specific action(s) taken 
to correct each violation and preclude recurrence, and (iii) must include a time line for completion of any
pending corrective action(s). The response must be complete in itself and must not be abbreviated by 
reference to other communications or answers to other notices.
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4. In accordance with Section 1.16 of the Rules, we direct Jackson Radio to support its 
response to this Notice with an affidavit or declaration under penalty of perjury, signed and dated by an 
authorized officer of Jackson Radio with personal knowledge of the representations provided in Jackson 
Radio’s response, verifying the truth and accuracy of the information therein,
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and confirming that all of 
the information requested by this Notice which is in Jackson Radio’s possession, custody, control, or 
knowledge has been produced. To knowingly and willfully make any false statement or conceal any 
material fact in reply to this Notice is punishable by fine or imprisonment under Title 18 of the U.S. 
Code.
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5. 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
New Orleans Office
2424 Edenborn Ave., Suite 460
Metairie, LA 70001
6. This Notice shall be sent to Jackson Radio, LLC. at its address of record.  
                                                          
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47 U.S.C. § 308(b).
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47 C.F.R. § 1.89(c).
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Section 1.16 of the Rules provides that “[a]ny document to be filed with the Federal Communications Commission 
and which is required by any law, rule or other regulation of the United States to be supported, evidenced, 
established or proved by a written sworn declaration, verification, certificate, statement, oath or affidavit by the 
person making the same, may be supported, evidenced, established or proved by the unsworn declaration, 
certification, verification, or statement in writing of such person . . . . Such declaration shall be subscribed by the 
declarant as true under penalty of perjury, and dated, in substantially the following form . . . : ‘I declare (or certify, 
verify, or state) under penalty of perjury that the foregoing is true and correct. Executed on (date). (Signature)’.”  
47 C.F.R. § 1.16.
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18 U.S.C. § 1001 et seq. See also 47 C.F.R. § 1.17.
Federal Communications Commission
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7. The Privacy Act of 1974
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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.  
FEDERAL COMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION
Dedrick Roybiskie
District Director
New Orleans District Office
South Central Region
Enforcement Bureau
                                                          
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P.L. 93-579, 5 U.S.C. § 552a(e)(3).