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                                   Before the

                       Federal Communications Commission

                             Washington, D.C. 20554

     In the Matter of                        )                               
     KFW Communications LLC                  )                               
     dba Almega Cable Inc.                   )                               
                                                 File No. EB-09-HU-0077      
     Former Owner of Cable Television        )                               
     System                                      NAL/Acct. No. 201032540003  
     Yorktown, Texas                             FRN 0018266676              
     Physical System ID # 007761                                             
     Former Owner of Antenna Structure #                                     
     1045666                                 )                               

                                FORFEITURE ORDER

   Adopted: April 14, 2010 Released: April 16, 2010

   By the Regional Director, South Central Region, Enforcement Bureau:

    1. In this Forfeiture Order ("Order"), we issue a monetary forfeiture in
       the amount of twenty thousand dollars ($20,000) to KFW Communications
       LLC dba Almega Cable Inc. ("KFW"), former owner of cable television
       system and owner of antenna structure number 1045666, in Yorktown,
       Texas, for willful and repeated violations of Sections 11.35(a),
       17.4(g), 17.48, and 17.51(a)  of the Commission's Rules ("Rules"). The
       noted violations involve KFW's failure to install operational
       Emergency Alert System ("EAS") equipment, failure to display the
       Antenna Structure Registration ("ASR") number in a conspicuous place
       so that it is readily visible near the base of the antenna structure,
       failure to notify the Federal Aviation Administration ("FAA")
       immediately of a lighting outage, and failure to exhibit all red
       obstruction lighting from sunset to sunrise.

   2. On February 4, 2010, the Commission's Houston Office of the Enforcement
   Bureau ("Houston Office") issued a Notice of Apparent Liability for
   Forfeiture ("NAL") in the amount of $20,000 to KFW. KFW has not filed a
   response to the NAL. Based on the information before us, we affirm the

   3. ACCORDINGLY, IT IS ORDERED that, pursuant to Section 503(b) of the
   Communications Act of 1934, as amended, and Sections 0.111, 0.311 and
   1.80(f)(4) of the Commission's Rules, KFW Communications LLC dba Almega
   Cable Inc. IS LIABLE FOR A MONETARY FORFEITURE in the amount of $20,000
   for violations of Sections 11.35(a), 17.4(g), 17.48, and 17.51(a) of the

   4. Payment of the forfeiture shall be made in the manner provided for in
   Section 1.80 of the Rules within 30 days of the release of this Order. If
   the forfeiture is not paid within the period specified, the case may be
   referred to the Department of Justice for collection pursuant to Section
   504(a) of the Act. Payment of the forfeiture must be made by check or
   similar instrument, payable to the order of the Federal Communications
   Commission. The payment must include the NAL/Account Number and FRN Number
   referenced above. Payment by check or money order may be mailed to Federal
   Communications Commission, P.O. Box 979088, St. Louis, MO 63197-9000.
   Payment by overnight mail may be sent to U.S. Bank - Government Lockbox
   #979088, SL-MO-C2-GL, 1005 Convention Plaza, St. Louis, MO 63101. Payments
   by wire transfer may be made to ABA Number 021030004, receiving bank
   TREAS/NYC, and account number 27000001. For payment by credit card, an FCC
   Form 159 (Remittance Advice) must be submitted.  FCC Form 159 may be
   obtained at When completing the
   FCC Form 159, enter the NAL/Account number in block number 23A (call
   sign/other ID), and enter the letters "FORF" in block number 24A (payment
   type code). Requests for full payment under an installment plan should be
   sent to:  Chief Financial Officer -- Financial Operations, 445 12th
   Street, S.W., Room 1-A625, Washington, D.C.  20554.   Please contact the
   Financial Operations Group Help Desk at 1-877-480-3201 or Email: with any questions regarding payment procedures. KFW
   will also send electronic notification on the date said payment is made to

   5. IT IS FURTHER ORDERED that a copy of this Order shall be sent by First
   Class Mail and Certified Mail Return Receipt Requested to KFW
   Communications LLC dba Almega Cable Inc. at its address of record.


   Dennis P. Carlton

   Regional Director, South Central Region

   Enforcement Bureau

   KFW sold the cable system in Yorktown effective January 1, 2010. KFW,
   however, still owns other cable systems in Texas.

   47 C.F.R. S:S: 11.35(a), 17.4(g), 17.48, and 17.51(a).

   Notice of Apparent Liability for Forfeiture, NAL/Acct. No. 201032540003
   (Enf. Bur., Houston Office, released February 4, 2010).

   47 U.S.C. S: 503(b).

   47 C.F.R. S:S: 0.111, 0.311, 1.80(f)(4), 11.35(a), 17.4(g),17.48,

   47 U.S.C. S: 301.

   47 U.S.C. S: 504(a).

   Federal Communications Commission DA 10-633



   Federal Communications Commission DA 10-633