** NEWS ** NEWS ** NEWS **

   
  • Hamfest Meeting is April 25th starting at our new time of 7:30 p.m.
  • Nick Tusa- K5EF will be presenting on May 16th.  Which is a Social Meeting.
  • Thank you to Ron - Wb5cxj, Sharon - Ka5dow, Frank - wa5vcs, Tim - Kc5eak, Judy - aa5uz and John - aa5uy for being our VE's.  Also many thanks to all who tested today.   Congratuations to the following, Paula KI5CDJ upgraded to General, Harry KI5BBU upgraded to General, Thomas KI5DYW upgraded to Extra and David earned his Technician-KI5EGZ.  Please Congratulate these hams on their accomplishments.
  • First Reading of Paul-W2XXX to become a new member.  
  • Congratulations to Tom McManus-KI5DYW, as he was voted in as a new member.
  • Next Hamfest meeting will be April  25th.  New Time is now 7:30 p.m. 
  • SAVE THE DATE 1st Hamfest Flier.
  • List of Future Presentations; SDR (software define radio), Hotspot setups, and building a frequency counter.  One on SSB radio will be TBA and here is a link about it. Done By Nick Tusa-K5EF - will be presented at the social meeting in April.
  • 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 April. 2019.   Here is a direct link for that PDF
  • QRM is posted for April 2019.  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).
  • ARRL Test Session is scheduled for April 6th at the OARC for 9:00 a.m.   Please check our test/classes pages for more information.  
  • Sometime in the near future we are planning to have a couple of nets on the 440 repeater using FM mode.   This will help us make a comparsion between the 2 antennas and repeaters.  Times and dates to be worked out at the upcoming board meeting.  
  • Ron is taking orders for shirts with our logo on them.   Please check the minutes for prices and sizes. 

 

 

 

 








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