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HOUSE CONCURRENT
RESOLUTION No.
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    A CONCURRENT RESOLUTION honoring WTLC-FM Radio Station.



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First Regular Session 115th General Assembly (2007)


HOUSE CONCURRENT
RESOLUTION No.
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    A CONCURRENT RESOLUTION honoring WTLC-FM Radio Station.

     Whereas, WTLC-FM became the first full time radio station serving the Indianapolis Black Community in January 1968;
    
    Whereas, WTLC-FM has set the standard for entertainment, information and public service programming among the Black/Urban formatted radio stations over the last forty years;

    Whereas, WTLC-FM has been honored with numerous awards for broadcasting and journalistic excellence, including the Billboard Magazine and Black Radio Exclusive Magazine Station of the Year Award;

    Whereas, WTLC-FM is well known for years of community and public service, including 1975 and 1976 “Because We Care” Immunization Campaign, 1987's Baby Love for Healthy Babies and 2006's Stop the Violence campaign, along with numerous other efforts;

    Whereas, WTLC-FM has raised millions of dollars throughout the years for its community philanthropies: such as Mozelle Sanders Thanksgiving dinner, United Negro College Fund, NAACP, Operation PUSH and Martin University;


    Whereas, WTLC-FM continues its legacy of entertainment, information and service to Indianapolis in its fortieth year of broadcasting; and
    
    Whereas, WTLC-FM is the oldest, continuously programmed Black/Urban FM radio station in America; Therefore:

                        

Be it resolved by the House of Representatives

of the General Assembly of the State of Indiana,

the Senate concurring:

    SECTION 1. That the Indiana General Assembly congratulates and honors WTLC-FM on their forty years of broadcasting in Indianapolis.
    SECTION 2. That the Principal Clerk of the House of Representatives transmits a copy of this Resolution to WTLC-FM.