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                           Before the
                Federal Communications Commission
                     Washington, D.C. 20554

In the Matter of                )
Christian Broadcasting Ministry )                File No.  EB-04-
ASR #1227797                    )                    NOV      No. 
Widowville, OH                  )

                       NOTICE OF VIOLATION

                                       Released: February 8, 2005

By the District Director, Detroit Office, Northeast Region, 
Enforcement Bureau:

  1.      This  is  a  Notice  of  Violation  ("Notice")   issued 
     pursuant to  Section 1.89  of  the Commission's  Rules,1  to 
     Christian      Broadcasting      Ministry       (``Christian 
     Broadcasting''), owner of antenna structure 1227797  located 
     in Widowville, Ohio.

  2.      On March  22, 2004,  this office  received  information 
     reporting that the tower lights were out on this  structure.  
     On March 23,  2004, an agent  from the Commission's  Detroit 
     Office inspected this structure  and observed the  following 

          a.   47 C.F.R.   17.48:   ``The owner  of any  antenna 
structure which is registered with           the  Commission  and 
has been  assigned  lighting specifications  referenced  in  this 
part: (a) Shall     report immediately by telephone or  telegraph 
to the nearest Flight Service Station or office of the      
Federal Aviation Administration any  observed or otherwise  known 
extinguishment or improper    functioning  of   any  top   steady 
burning light or  any flashing obstruction  light, regardless  of 
its  position on the antenna  structure, not corrected within  30 
minutes...''  Christian Broadcasting    failed  to   notify   the 
Federal Aviation Administration of the tower light outage.

          b.   47 C.F.R.    17.51(a):   ``All red  obstruction 
     lighting shall be exhibited from  sunset to sunrise unless 
     otherwise specified.''   Christian Broadcasting  failed to 
     have the red obstruction lighting exhibited on the antenna 

  3.      Pursuant to  Section 1.89  of the  Commission's  Rules, 
     Christian  Broadcasting  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  tower 
     owner.  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
                 Detroit Office
                 24897 Hathaway Street
                 Farmington Hills, MI 48335-1552

  4.      This Notice  shall be  sent to  Christian  Broadcasting 
     Ministry, at their address of record.

  5.      The Privacy Act  of 19742 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.3

                                FEDERAL COMMUNICATIONS 

                                James A. Bridgewater
                                District Director
                                Detroit Office
                                Northeast Region
                                Enforcement Bureau


147 C.F.R.  1.89.

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

3 18 U.S.C.  1001 et seq.