August 2020

EEO PUBLIC FILE REPORT
FOR STATIONS WLDS(AM)/WEAI(FM)
JACKSONVILLE/LYNNVILLE, ILLINOIS

This EEO Public File Report is filed in Stations WLDS(AM)/WEAI(FM)’s public inspection file pursuant to Section 73.2080(c)(f) of the Federal Communications Commission’s (“FCC”) rules.

During the period beginning on August 1, 2019 and ending on July 15, 2020, WLDS-AM/WEAI-FM did not have any openings at the station.

Attachment B contains a brief description of the Outreach Prong 3 menu options undertaken pursuant to the FCC’s EEO rules during the time period covered by this report.

ATTACHMENT B TO EEO
PUBLIC FILE REPORT
FOR STATIONS WLDS-AM/WEAI-FM

During the time period of August 1, 2019 and ending on July 15, 2020, Stations WLDS-AM and WEAI-FM undertook the following Outreach Prong 3 menu option pursuant to the FCC’s EEO rules:

1-Attended the Jacksonville Colleges and Community Career Fair at MacMurray College February 19, 2020. Spoke with 5 students and community people about the career possibilities in radio about the opportunities that radio offers, and handed out two applications. Was attended by General Manager Gary Scott, Sales Manager Mark Whalen, and sales executives Dakota Turpin and John Fus. Thank you letter from organizers is attached to the public file.

2-Attended at Illinois College March 5, 2020 the Two Rivers Vocational Service Area Jobs Fair. Spoke with 12 high school students. Was attended by general manager Gary Scott, sales manager Mark Whalen and account executives John Fus and Dakota Turpin. Thanked for participating in the Annual Two Rivers Education System Career Fair (see attached letter in public file.)

3-We took in three interns in the past year. Kevin Campbell was with us on WEAI from August of 2019 through January of 2020. We had Logan Tobler intern in news in August of 2019. We had two students from the Illinois School for the Visually Impaired intern on WEAI from January through mid March in 2020.

If your organization would like to be contacted regarding future vacancies, please contact Gary Scott at:

Radio Stations WLDS(AM)/WEAI(FM)
2161 East Old State Road
Jacksonville, IL 62650
Telephone: (217) 245-7171
Email: gscott@wlds.com