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                                   Before the

                       Federal Communications Commission

                             Washington, D.C. 20554

   In the Matter of )


   PBI, LLC ) File No.: EB-11-DL-0058

   ) NOV No.: V201232500006

   Licensee of Radio Station KDDD(AM) ) Facility ID No.: 74311

   and KDDD-FM ) )


   Dumas, TX )

                              NOTICE OF VIOLATION

   Released: July 5, 2012

   By the District Director, Dallas Office, South Central Region, Enforcement

    1. This is a Notice of Violation (Notice) issued pursuant to Section 1.89
       of the Commission's rules to PBI, LLC, licensee of Station KDDD(AM)
       and KDDD-FM in Dumas, Texas.

    2. On August 16, 2011, an agent of the Enforcement Bureau's Dallas Office
       inspected Stations KDDD(AM) and KDDD-FM, and observed the following

     a. 47 C.F.R. S: 73.1800(a): "The licensee of each station must maintain
        a station log as required by S: 73.1820. This log shall be kept by
        station employees competent to do so, having actual knowledge of the
        facts required. All entries, whether required or not by the
        provisions of this part, must accurately reflect the station
        operation. Any employee making a log entry shall sign the log,
        thereby attesting to the fact that the entry, or any correction or
        addition made thereto, is an accurate representation of what
        transpired." At the time of inspection, the Stations did not have any
        station logs, other than emergency alert system logs.

     b. 47 C.F.R. 73.1560(d): "In the event it becomes technically impossible
        to operate at authorized power, a broadcast station may operate at
        reduced power for a period of not more than 30 days without specific
        authority from the FCC. If operation at reduced power will exceed 10
        consecutive days, notification must be made to the FCC in Washington,
        DC. ... If causes beyond the control of the licensee prevent
        restoration of the authorized power within 30 days, a request for
        Special Temporary Authority (see S: 73.1635) must be made to the FCC
        in Washington, DC for additional time as may be necessary." At the
        time of inspection, Station KDDD-FM was operating with only an FM
        exciter at less than authorized power. The owner stated that the
        station had been without an FM transmitter for the past two months
        and had not notified the FCC.

     c. 47 C.F.R. S: 73.1870(b)(3): "The designation of the chief operator
        must be in writing with a copy of the designation posted with the
        station license." At the time of the inspection, the Stations did not
        have a written designation of a person to serve as the chief

    3. Pursuant to Section 308(b) of the Communications Act of 1934, as
       amended, and Section 1.89 of the Commission's rules, PBI, LLC, 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

   Dallas Office

   9330 LBJ Freeway, Suite 1170

   Dallas, TX 75243

    4. This Notice shall be sent to PBI, LLC 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.


   James D. Wells

   District Director

   Dallas 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