** NEWS ** NEWS ** NEWS **


  • We had a great attendance at our social meeting.  Lots of people came and pictures will be posted soon in the photo section.   Many thank you's to all who came and to Nick - K5EF for organizing the meeting.
    Bosco's in Mandeville, LA did a great job of taking care of 45 of us.   Thank you to all the hams from both sides of St. Tammany Parish and also Chris W5CMM from Jefferson Club who came.  We appreicate you all.
    Hamfest on Ham Nation here is the link.https://twit.tv/shows/ham-nation/episodes/412?autostart=false
  • Congratulations to our new board for 2020.  President is Dave-K5OZ, Vice-President-Ron-WB5CXJ, Secertary-Frank-WA5VCS, Treasurer- Tom-KD5GFG.  Board is as follows: Billy-KK5WCR, Jay-KF5KAE, and Bob-KC5NNK.
  • Congratulations to Mary-K5QQQ as our newest member of 2020.
  • Hamfest Meeting is Jan. 23rd. Thursday at 7:00 p.m. at the OARC
  • Diplexer took a lightening strike and we could have some antenna issues because of it.
  • Items for sale from a donation.  Here is the link.
  • Estate Sale from K5YRT.   One of our founding members now a SK has these items and pictures
  • can be emailed. If interested please email the oarc@w5sla.net if interested and here is the list of items.   Current list.
  • Hamfest photos are posted on the Files/photo page. 
  • Building: Need to fix a minor leak, repair light in shack, repair/replace ac unit, and clean back room so one can work on equipment.  Other news can be found in the minutes.
  • Plans are to have a meeting a quarter in the other side of the parish, details will follow.
  • Members can update their information for the new club's directory.   Here is the form  This form has to be hand carried or mailed to Frank's attention.
  • Minutes are Posted for Jan. 2020.   Here is a direct link for that PDF
  • QRM is posted for Jan. 2020.  Here is a direct link for that PDF.   
  • Follow us on Facebook.  Here is the link
  • Past Presentations:  Here is a link-these are save on the Cloud.
  • Winter Field Day 2019; Pictures are posted on our Cloud.
  • Russel-AB6DS has 2 fusion repeaters in Bush, LA and they are connected to the DWARN repeater system.   Here is a link that will give users more information about DWARN and Fusion (C4FM).
  • Ron is taking orders for shirts with our logo on them.   Please check the minutes for prices and sizes. 





Shack: 2190 4th St., Slidell, LA  Mail: PO Box 553, Slidell, LA  70459  Webmaster: John Guthans, AA5UY • Artwork by Judy Guthans, AA5UZ