Kentucky Section Report – June 2012

May 2012 ARES/NTS REPORTS (click the link below to download the pdf file).

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Kentucky Section ARES Report – April 2012

Kentucky Section ARES Report
April 2012

 

NTS Reports

Net Name Callsign Nets ManHrs
Perry County ARES KA4AOU 6 2.5
Oldham County ARES KE6YCW 4 34.6
Kentucky Digital Net 2 KC4BQK
Kentucky Digital Net KC4BQK 4 38
Henderson County ARES KC4BQK 5 82
Wilderness Trail Emergency Net KO4OL 4 86.67
Madison County ARES KO4OL 4 53.33
East KY Emergency Net WB4CLW 3 10
Lincoln Trail AF4EB 5 13.5
Shelby County ARES KI4USD
Harlan Counth ARES KC4FNV
District 4 ARES Net W4JHT 29 12
KY District 7 Emergency Net KG4HMN 4 139
Total NTS Reports: 10 68 471.6

 

Coordinator Reports

Jurisdiction: Callsign Comments:
Ballard County: KJ4STW
Calloway County: KJ4HBK
Carlisle County:             (vacant)
Fulton County:               (vacant)
Graves County: WA4RKM New 2m repeater being built in Graves County.
Hickman County:           (vacant)
Marshall County: KJ4ELK
McCracken County: KO4XJ
District 1 EC Totals: 1
District 1 DEC Report: KJ4HBK My personal efforts are reflected in my Calloway County EC report. Thanks & 73!! Chuck
District 1 Totals: 2
Caldwell County: KI4YIB
Christian County: KE4KBQ
Crittenden County: KI4ICQ April was slow month monitored a couple of ARES nets in western ky and checked into the Tri county ares net with no traffic for them. getting ready for the comex that is going to happen on 1-2 may
Hopkins County: KC4FRA
Livingston County:          (vacant)
Lyon County: W4EXX
Muhlenberg County: N4XFF
Todd County:                 (vacant)
Trigg County:                 (vacant)
District 2 EC Totals: 1
District 2 DEC Report: WD9HIK
District 2 Totals 2
Daviess County: AA4RL
Hancock County: WE4G
Henderson County: KI4GWN
McClean County:           (vacant)
Ohio County:                 (vacant)
Union County: KJ4HNC
Webster County: KN4MC
District 3 EC Totals: 1
District 3 DEC Report: NV9V
District 3 Totals: 2
Region 1 ASEC Report: KO4JX
Region 1 EC Totals: 3
Region 1 DEC Totals: 3
Region 1 ASEC Totals: 1
Region 1 Totals: 7
Allen County: W4JHT
Barren County:               (vacant)
Butler County:                (vacant)
Edmonson County:         (vacant)
Hart County:                   (vacant)
Logan County: AA4VO
Metcalfe County: KJ4WAY
Monroe County:              (vacant)
Simpson County: KE4SZK
Warren County: KJ4DGW
District 4 EC Totals 1
District 4 DEC Report: N4VDJ
District 4 Totals: 2
Breckinridge County: KF4ACQ** I will be moving our of the state in about a month so we need to get a new EC. I suggest John Tucker (KK4BTH) hIS PHONE NUMBER IS 270-547-8422. He REALLY knows about radios. I hope during the past year we were able to get things going good. Thank You!
Grayson County: W8QAS I completed the Red CPR Class on Apr 23, 2012 and completed the Red Cross DAT Training on April 28, 2012. Also, if not mentioned, I also received my NWS weather Spotter validation on April 20, 2012.
Green County:                (vacant)
Hardin County: W8WN Programmed NOAA Wx radios at Home Depot. Not very big, but well worthwhile. Individuals donated extra gear, some vintage, to ARES for sale at LTARC Hamfest. Did well! New feedline ordered for repeater, to go on tower with new 4-bay dipole antenna. This page keeps erasing itself.
Larue County: WA4FOB
Marion County: KJ4TNR Participated in the KYEM COMEX. made contact with KYEOC on 2 meter to KY4EOC from mobile to HQ and via airborne repeaters. Satalite phone in operable. KB4UPW made contact via winlink
Meade County: KA4IFU
Nelson County: KY4Z
Taylor County:                (vacant)
Washington County:       (vacant)
District 5 EC Totals: 1
District 5 DEC Report: WA4YPQ
District 5 Totals: 2
Region 2 ASEC Report:  (vacant)
Region 2 EC Totals: 2
Region 2 DEC Totals 2
Region 2 ASEC Totals: 1
Region 2 Totals: 5
Anderson County: K4TG
Bullitt County: N4CCJ No net on 04/30/12 due to major storms coming thru. Kept the net free for Nation Weather Station use.
Franklin County: KF4FMZ
Henry County: KI4AHX Was contacted by an individual thru info the got from this web page and am currently mentoring them for their amateur radio license.
Jefferson County: KC4S Admin hours include 1.5 hour meeting with Paul Kern (American Red Cross Amateur Radio Coordinator/Trustee)
Oldham County: KE6YCW Looking into non-profit status.
Shelby County: KI4USD ARES Nets: (4) Severe Weather Net: (1) Stubblefield Repeater Club Meeting: (1) ARES Group Meeting: (1) Coordination Meeting with Director, Shelby County EMA: (1)
Spencer County:             (vacant)
Trimble County: KB4IFE as of april 18 the em com tower was installed and 2 amateur antennas went on the tower Things are looking up
District 6 EC Totals: 1
District 6 DEC Report: K4TXJ
District 6 Totals: 2
Boone County: WD8JAW April traffic count – 12
Campbell County: KG4HMN
Carroll County:               (vacant)
Gallatin County: WD8NMV
Grant County: KI4WEF
Kenton County: KB4VKS
Owen County: AG4BC
Pendelton County:          (vacant)
Scott County: KI4OQL
District 7 EC Totals: 1
District 7 DEC Report: AG4BC
District 7 Totals: 2
Region 3 ASEC Report: KY4COP
Region 3 EC Totals: 2
Region 3 DEC Totals: 2
Region 3 ASEC Totals: 1
Region 3 Totals: 5
Bath County: KJ4AQV working late and missing net do to working late sorry guys, will try and do better
Bracken County: WB4CTX
Fleming County: KI4TOE
Lewis County:                (vacant)
Mason County: KE4YEY
Menifee County: KC4UXI Not much to report for the month of April. Weather has been good for the most part.
Montgomery County:      (vacant)
Morgan County:             (vacant)
Robertson County:         (vacant)
Rowan County:              (vacant)
District 8 EC Totals 1
District 8 DEC Report:    (vacant)
District 8 Totals: 2
Boyd County: KE4TRJ
Carter-Elliott County: KI4VDC
Floyd County: WA4SAG checked in day net 4-2-12, 4-9-12, 4-16-12, 4-23-12,and 4-30-12 and was net control and checked in ken on all 5 days
Greenup County:            (vacant)
Johnson County: N4KJU Participated ifn the Region 5 ARES meeting which was targeted for EC’s,AEC’s, DEC’s and ADEC’s. Presented a program at this meeting entitled “I learned about EM-COMM FROM THE INDIANS. Also learned about other facets of EM- Coomm from oher EC’s and AEC’S who were im attendance. PLEASE NOTE: My e-mail address has changed. It is now n4kju@yahoo.com. Please pass this along to parties of interest and make the change on the states list of EC’s and adec’s.
Lawrence County: KJ4GRJ nothing to report this month
Magoffin County: W4FGW
Martin County:               (vacant)
Pike County: KY4BP
District 9 EC Totals: 1
District 9 DEC Report: K4KBR checked into 15 nets including KEN, Perry county ARES, East KY ARES and Pike county Ares net. Attended Region 4 ARES meeting at Paintsville on April 18.
District 9 Totals: 2
Breathitt County: KR4WI
Harlan County: AF4YJ
Knott County: KE4AER
Lee County:                   (vacant)
Leslie County:                (vacant)
Letcher County: KK4WH
Owsley County:              (vacant)
Perry County: KY4JLB Ran Skywarn Net on 26th for 30 min with tornado warning issued in 3 counties of dist 10 reporting to National Weather Service in Jackson. Region 4 held a meeting on 18th with National Weather Service and several Hams attended and the East Ky Linked Repeater System was discussed. A 15 Min training session was held on air on 22nd and 29th nets.
Wolfe County:                (vacant)
District 10 EC Totals: 1
District 10 DEC Report: K4AVX Attended club meetings in Letcher and Harlan Counties in April, and also home club in Hazard to discuss ARES matters. Had one activation of Skywarn net when tornado warnings were issued briefly for Letcher, Leslie, Harlan, and Perry Counties. Used NWSChat with NWS Jackson, but weather dropped off as it reached the district. Also participated in KY Comex on 73 meter phone.
District 10 Totals: 2
Region 4 ASEC Report: WA4SWF I wanat the thank all that sent in their reports on time. I had some training with the Jackson NWS and got signed up on the Jackson and Charleston NWS Chat Lines for reporting weather conditions. Also on the KYARES Chat line too. Did one drill at the Lawrence County Health Office.
Region 4 EC Totals: 3
Region 4 DEC Totals: 3
Region 4 ASEC Totals: 1
Region 4 Totals: 7
Bell County:                   (vacant)
Clay County:                  (vacant)
Jackson County:            (vacant)
Knox County:                 (vacant)
Laurel County: WA4UVD
McCreary County: AD4WB
Rockcastle County:        (vacant)
Whitley County:             (vacant)
District 11 EC Totals: 1
District 11 DEC Report: AD4WB Attended Club meetings at the LCARA Club in Pulaski and the Big South Fork ARC in Scott County, TN. Met with John White WA4UVD EC Laurel County.
District 11 Totals: 2
Adair County:                 (vacant)
Boyle County: KG4UQL
Casey County:               (vacant)
Clinton County:              (vacant)
Cumberland County:       (vacant)
Lincoln County: KT4HR
Mercer County: KE4LZP
Pulaski County: AC4DM
Russell County:              (vacant)
Wayne County:              (vacant)
District 12 EC Totals: 1
District 12 DEC Report:   (vacant)
District 12 Totals: 2
Bourbon County: WD4GPO
Clark County:                 (vacant)
Estill County:                 (vacant)
Fayette County: KG4TND
Garrard County:              (vacant)
Harrision County:            (vacant)
Jessamine County: KA3WOD With-in the past month most of monthly time and training has been spent in severe weather, also in training in the EOC radio room and recruting of new members and the local benefits.
Madison County: KO4OL This report also includes the Wilderness Trail Emergency Net (WTEN) which is held on Wednesday’s at 2030 hrs on 146.715 and also serves Madison County.
Nicholas County:            (vacant)
Powell County:               (vacant)
Woodford County:           (vacant)
District 13 EC Totals: 1
District 13 DEC Report: W2LTB
District 13 Totals: 2
Region 5 ASEC Report: KO4OL Time includes NTS nets which are part of ARES and planning on the COMEX.
Region 5 EC Totals: 3
Region 5 DEC Totals: 3
Region 5 ASEC Totals: 1
Region 5 Totals: 7

 

Monthly KY ARES Report Totals

Rpts Nets Hrs PSA Hrs 911 Hrs Admin Hrs Total Activations: Total Hours:
EC Submitted Reports: 13 185 1547.3 8 63.5 5 29.7 431.75 198 2072.2
DEC Submitted Reports: 13 67 46.4 1 3 2 2.75 91.5 70 143.65
ASEC Submitted Reports: 5 44 63 0 0 2 2 11 46 76
ASST/OES Reports 1 90 101.1 1 1 2 1 54.75 93 157.85
Total ARES Reports 32 386 1757.8 10 67.5 11 35 589 407 2449.7
NTS Report Totals 10 68 471.6 68 471.6

 

Kentucky Section ARES Report – March 2012

Kentucky ARES Monthly Report
March 2012

 

NTS Reports:
Net Name Callsign Nets ManHrs
Perry County ARES KA4AOU
Oldham County ARES KE6YCW 4 56
Kentucky Digital Net 2 KC4BQK 4 26
Kentucky Digital Net KC4BQK 3 44
Henderson County ARES KC4BQK
Wilderness Trail Emergency Net KO4OL 4 71.86
Madison County ARES KO4OL 6 84.73
East KY Emergency Net WB4CLW 4 210
Lincoln Trail AF4EB
Shelby County ARES KI4USD
Harlan Counth ARES KC4FNV
KY District 7 Emergency Net KG4HMN 4 193
Total NTS Reports: 7 29 685.59

 

Jurisdiction: Callsign Comments:
Ballard County: KJ4STW
Calloway County: KJ4HBK The two emergency operations included (2) Skywarn weather nets consisting of 33.0 and 127.8 hours respectively.
Carlisle County:             (vacant)
Fulton County:               (vacant)
Graves County: WA4RKM Continued installation on Ham portion of an emergency radio center at the Graves County Health Department. HF radio installed and 80M and 40M dipoles.
Hickman County:           (vacant)
Marshall County: KJ4ELK I hope this isn’t to late, have had health issues in March and am just now getting back.
McCracken County: KO4XJ
District 1 EC Totals: 1
District 1 DEC Report: KJ4HBK My personal activity was reflected in the Calloway County EC report.
District 1 Totals: 2
Caldwell County: KI4YIB trying to keep up with events just spent 12 of the last 14 days in lourdes hospital in paducah with a very bad case of congestive heart failure had to have a heart cath and a defibulator pace maker combo just got home about 1900 hrs last night
Christian County: KE4KBQ
Crittenden County: KI4ICQ had Severe Stormwarning for crittenden county and reported to paducah weather service that had speratic hail pea size and winds sustained about 23mph. Also the 147.285 repeater for marion is back on the air has been for two weeks but unable to make contact or hear anyone on it. I also was slowed down due to 11 days in hospital had pacemaker put in so very limited duty around electromagnetic zones cause will affect the way the pace maker works
Hopkins County: KC4FRA
Livingston County:          (vacant)
Lyon County: W4EXX
Muhlenberg County: N4XFF During weather net in early March had one check-in that gave a false call (confirmed by checking a variety of databases)when checking in and passing information along. We need to watch when we have unknown people checking into nets.
Todd County:                 (vacant)
Trigg County:                 (vacant)
District 2 EC Totals: 1
District 2 DEC Report: WD9HIK
District 2 Totals 2
Daviess County: AA4RL
Hancock County: WE4G
Henderson County: KI4GWN
McClean County:           (vacant)
Ohio County:                 (vacant)
Union County: KJ4HNC
Webster County: KN4MC
District 3 EC Totals: 1
District 3 DEC Report: NV9V
District 3 Totals: 2
Region 1 ASEC Report: KO4JX
Region 1 EC Totals: 3
Region 1 DEC Totals: 3
Region 1 ASEC Totals: 1
Region 1 Totals: 7
Allen County: W4JHT
Barren County:               (vacant)
Butler County:                (vacant)
Edmonson County:         (vacant)
Hart County:                   (vacant)
Logan County: AA4VO
Metcalfe County: KJ4WAY
Monroe County:              (vacant)
Simpson County: KE4SZK
Warren County: KJ4DGW
District 4 EC Totals 1
District 4 DEC Report: N4VDJ had a great meeting at the cave city hamfest
District 4 Totals: 2
Breckinridge County: KF4ACQ We have a new repeater in Hardensburg 147.060 tone 136.5. All hams are welcome
Grayson County: W8QAS We have been able to consistently hold a regular net every Thursday evening. We had our first field day on 31Mar12. It was a great success. We were able to put on a event. We were able to prove that within a short time (less than 30 minutes) that w can have a operation station capable of of local and world-wide coverage.
Green County:                (vacant)
Hardin County: W8WN Third try at uploading this. Info disappears from screen before I can complete the form. Weather the big thing. Besides our nets, 2 of our ops served in southern Indiana. Two more served in West Liberty, KY, for comms. One local search.
Larue County: WA4FOB
Marion County: KJ4TNR covered weather nets, and participated in Emergency Communications with the Kentucky Baptist Disaster Relief Communications and Command unit in West Liberty following the severe tornados
Meade County: KA4IFU
Nelson County: KY4Z Beginning in April, the Nelson County ARES meetings will be merged with the month meeting of Nelson County EM. This move will better integrate ARES volunteers with EM resources, and was a welcome move by county EM officials. We’ve worked well with them in the past, but this will keep both groups better connected, and EM is our main served agency.
Taylor County:                (vacant)
Washington County:       (vacant)
District 5 EC Totals: 1
District 5 DEC Report: WA4YPQ
District 5 Totals: 2
Region 2 ASEC Report:  (vacant)
Region 2 EC Totals: 2
Region 2 DEC Totals 2
Region 2 ASEC Totals: 1
Region 2 Totals: 5
Anderson County: K4TG 3 weather nets
Bullitt County: N4CCJ
Franklin County: KF4FMZ
Henry County: KI4AHX Assisted in the Henryville tornado. Tom Brooks also assisted in Henryville. Assisted Oldham County ARES with hospital exercise.
Jefferson County: KC4S I completed ICS 400 and COML in March (22 hours reported as EC and another 22 reported as ADEC) Emergency Operations were Skywarn Net from NWS office on March 2 and hours reported to me related to Jefferson County ARES support of Clark County IN EMA and RACES/ARES related to March 2 tornado (PSARs completed for both) My hours include my time for HERA exercise. Keith Stephenson completed PSAR for this and is reporting those hours on his ADEC report. I attended the Shelby County ARES meeting on March 26 (1/2 hours reported as EC and 1/2 reported as ADEC)
Oldham County: KE6YCW Attended Shelby County ARES Meeting. Conducted Oldham County ARES Meeitng with review of Henryville IN participation and lessons learned. Had 4 amateurs who helped in the effort. Published monthly newsletter.
Shelby County: KI4USD 3/2/12 KY Tornado Communications 4 operator hours 3/3/12 IN Tornado Communications 40 operator hours 3/4/12 IN Tornado Communications 30 operator hours 3/5/12 IN Tornado Communications 20 operator hours 3/10/12 IN Tornado Communications 10 operator hours ARES Nets 3/7 4 operator hours 3/14 8 operator hours 3/21 8 operator hours 3/28 9 operator hours Meetings 3/11 24 operator hours 3/25 30 operator hours Training Electric Power Danger(By Electric Company) 8 operator hours Severe weather Nets 3/23 & 3/28 23 operator hours 3/28 Meeting with Shelby County EMA 4 operator hours
Spencer County:             (vacant)
Trimble County: KB4IFE I am happy to announce that we now have 6 members in Trimble County kk4huu came to our meeting afer reading about us on kyham and after talking to Hank ka4nqc Thanks to Hank and to Bobby for joining ARES in Trimble county
District 6 EC Totals: 1
District 6 DEC Report: K4TXJ
District 6 Totals: 2
Boone County: WD8JAW March traffic count – 16
Campbell County: KG4HMN
Carroll County:               (vacant)
Gallatin County: WD8NMV
Grant County: KI4WEF
Kenton County: KB4VKS
Owen County: AG4BC
Pendelton County:          (vacant)
Scott County: KI4OQL
District 7 EC Totals: 1
District 7 DEC Report: AG4BC
District 7 Totals: 2
Region 3 ASEC Report: KY4COP
Region 3 EC Totals: 2
Region 3 DEC Totals: 2
Region 3 ASEC Totals: 1
Region 3 Totals: 5
Bath County: KJ4AQV called the area 8 net one night, and checked into nets what time i havent been working, still looking for some aec’s to help me out
Bracken County: WB4CTX
Fleming County: KI4TOE
Lewis County:                (vacant)
Mason County: KE4YEY
Menifee County: KC4UXI We worked the tornado areas. Denzal and I took food and water and 100cases of ale-8 to Menifee county and downtown West Liberty Saturaday the next morning after the tornado hit. Found out the next day that Salyersville was left out of loop. So we gathered up the overflow of supplies that Menifee county had and loaded them up and took them to the Old Middlefork School in McGoffin County to serve the Salyersville area. Made about ten trips to all the areas moving supplies during this time.
Montgomery County:      (vacant)
Morgan County:             (vacant)
Robertson County:         (vacant)
Rowan County:              (vacant)
District 8 EC Totals 1
District 8 DEC Report:    (vacant)
District 8 Totals: 2
Boyd County: KE4TRJ A Skywarn net was opened and run during a 2 and half hour period the night of the tornado outbreak. This net covered a period of 2 tornado warnings in the County and agoining Counties
Carter-Elliott County: KI4VDC I responded when net was called up concerning weather and transmited vhf&h/f reporting weather conditions,Elliott and Morgan counties could only call within there own prefix phone lines, cell service was not working. I made many reports to various office’s. Elliott county eoc called me at 6:06pm,to relay Elliott county conditions,. I was on scene in West Liberty at 6:30a.m. Met with Larry Dixon, we discussed situation and decidedI was not needed, as KYEM was there and had communications up and running.I also made 5 health and welfare communications.
Floyd County: WA4SAG CHECKED IN FLOYD CO DAY NET 3-12-12, 3-19-12, 3-26-12 AND WAS NET CONTROL. CHECKED IN KEN NET 3-12-12, 3-19-12 AND 3-26-12. CAN NOT CHECK IN ARES ON TUESDAY EVENINGS FROM HOME
Greenup County:            (vacant)
Johnson County: N4KJU Participated in the Tornado Net on March 2nd on the East Kentucky Linked Repeater System operating portable from the Paintsville Fire Department Also handled Health and Welfare requests in the days following the Tornado utilizing Ham Rado and also utilized ham radio in coordination arrival of supplies for disaster distribution centers.
Lawrence County: KJ4GRJ Start out with the month of march we had a EF3 tornado hit lawrence co. had severe damage in the co. with approx. 30 homes damage and a train derailment with 5 cars off the tracks and 2 failtalies. I stood by at the EOC from 6pm til 3 am to make sure all communication was ok. and we also provided communication for a bluegrass benefit at the end of the month. nothing else to report.
Magoffin County: W4FGW
Martin County:               (vacant)
Pike County: KY4BP
District 9 EC Totals: 1
District 9 DEC Report: K4KBR 18 net checkins including KEN, Perry county ARES, Letcher county ARES, East KY ARES, and Pike County ARES. Checked in to Skywarn net and passed weather info to Jackson Weather Service during March tornado nets. Did class presentation for Johnson County Alternative School Class. Will be assisting instructor with ham radio classes.
District 9 Totals: 2
Breathitt County: KR4WI
Harlan County: AF4YJ
Knott County: KE4AER
Lee County:                   (vacant)
Leslie County:                (vacant)
Letcher County: KK4WH
Owsley County:              (vacant)
Perry County: KY4JLB March 3 I ran as Net Control on on 9 linked repeaters in Eastern Ky for 4 hours with 33 stations checking in with emergency traffic which was being relayed on chatroom via internet to national weather service in Jackson by two other operators K4AVX and KY4DJW. The national weather service was also monitoring our radio traffic at their location in Jackson on their station 2 meter which is permantly mounted there as most of their employees are Hams.
Wolfe County:                (vacant)
District 10 EC Totals: 1
District 10 DEC Report: K4AVX One emergency session Feb 29 – too late to get in Feb Report. Skywarn active for 2 hours in severe wx outbreak, on repeaters in Harlan, AF4YJ NCS, and the EKY linked system. Mar. 2 Skywarn operations on the Eastern KY Linked repeatersystem started at 6PM on March 2nd and continued while the severe weather ended at 10 PM. NCS, KY4JLB, was in Perry Co., which was not affected by the storms, and stations in ARES 9, which was directly affected gave severe weather reports, which were then transferred to the National Weather Station in Jackson, KY. via NWS-Chat, by DEC K4AVX and KY4DJW in D10 outside the affected area. Information was immediately accesssible to the meterologists. More than 33 stations in the affected area sent numerous reports of very large hail, high winds, downed trees, blocked roads, funnel clouds, and downed buildings.
District 10 Totals: 2
Region 4 ASEC Report: WA4SWF I want to thank the net controls for really great work and all the ones that forwarded info into the NWS during the tornado we had. Many operators were used and lots of hours on the radios with vhf and hf nets in use, helping as we can. Many good pictures were taken and forwarded where needed. Our work with the ARES, NWS and EM was appreciated and a great job was done by all and I thank you for that. We put a lot of the info on KYHAM Region 4 News.
Region 4 EC Totals: 3
Region 4 DEC Totals: 3
Region 4 ASEC Totals: 1
Region 4 Totals: 7
Bell County:                   (vacant)
Clay County:                  (vacant)
Jackson County:            (vacant)
Knox County:                 (vacant)
Laurel County:                (vacant)
McCreary County: AD4WB Recruited a possible AEC for McCreary County. Awaiting confirmation from Higher Up the Chain of Command.
Rockcastle County:        (vacant)
Whitley County:             (vacant)
District 11 EC Totals: 1
District 11 DEC Report: AD4WB
District 11 Totals: 2
Adair County:                 (vacant)
Boyle County: KG4UQL
Casey County:               (vacant)
Clinton County:              (vacant)
Cumberland County:       (vacant)
Lincoln County: KT4HR COM L class in Richmond
Mercer County: KE4LZP
Pulaski County: AC4DM
Russell County:              (vacant)
Wayne County:              (vacant)
District 12 EC Totals: 1
District 12 DEC Report:   (vacant)
District 12 Totals: 2
Bourbon County: WD4GPO
Clark County:                 (vacant)
Estill County:                 (vacant)
Fayette County: KG4TND
Garrard County:              (vacant)
Harrision County:            (vacant)
Jessamine County: KA3WOD
Madison County: KO4OL This report also includes WTEN which is held on Wednesday’s at 2030 hrs on 146.715 and also serves Madison County.
Nicholas County:            (vacant)
Powell County:               (vacant)
Woodford County:           (vacant)
District 13 EC Totals: 1
District 13 DEC Report: W2LTB Was performing selective patrol in District 9. A few moderate storms had come through and was also surveying some of the tornado damage and cleanup efforts.
District 13 Totals: 2
Region 5 ASEC Report: KO4OL
Region 5 EC Totals: 3
Region 5 DEC Totals: 3
Region 5 ASEC Totals: 1
Region 5 Totals: 7

 

Monthly KY ARES Report Totals:

Rpts Nets Hrs PSA Hrs 911 Hrs Admin Hrs Total Activations: Total Hours:
EC Submitted Reports: 13 223 988.5 39 72 64 978.1 343.25 326 2381.85
DEC Submitted Reports: 13 48 31.5 0 0 9 54 165.5 57 251
ASEC Submitted Reports: 5 43 12 0 0 7 46.5 6 50 64.5
ASST/OES Reports 1 77 90 3 52 13 48 96.75 93 286.5
Total ARES Reports 32 391 1122 42 124 93 1126 611.5 526 2983.85
NTS Report Totals 7 29 685.59 29 685.59

 

 

 

 

Kentucky Section ARES Report – February 2012

Kentucky ARES Report
February 2012

 

NTS Reports:
Net Name Callsign Nets ManHrs
Perry County ARES KA4AOU 2 0.5
Oldham County ARES KE6YCW 4 40.6
Kentucky Digital Net 2 KC4BQK 4 58
Kentucky Digital Net KC4BQK 5 88
Henderson County ARES KC4BQK
Wilderness Trail Emergency Net KO4OL 5 96.9
Madison County ARES KO4OL 5 157.9
East KY Emergency Net WB4CLW 3 57
Lincoln Trail AF4EB 4 67.5
Shelby County ARES KI4USD
Harlan Counth ARES KC4FNV 4 51
KY District 7 Emergency Net KG4HMN 4 212
Total NTS Reports: 12 40 829.4

 

Jurisdiction: Callsign Comments:
Ballard County: KJ4STW
Calloway County: KJ4HBK Emergency Operations included: Skywarn Weather Net 02/29/12. Administrative hours include: NWS Chat Log from weather monitoring/Skywarn net time.
Carlisle County:             (vacant)
Fulton County:               (vacant)
Graves County: WA4RKM Participated in Paducah Area Emergency Weather and Traffic Net during recent dangerous weather conditions.
Hickman County:           (vacant)
Marshall County: KJ4ELK I think a district meeting would be good.
McCracken County: KO4XJ Severe weather net activation on Wednesday morning
District 1 EC Totals: 1
District 1 DEC Report: KJ4HBK My personal activity is reported in my Calloway County EC report. Thanks!!
District 1 Totals: 2
Caldwell County: KI4YIB
Christian County: KE4KBQ Weather spotters out in the storms on the 29th
Crittenden County: KI4ICQ tuned into the net on 29th at 0605local. There was a tornado warning issued by the weather service. I monitored the freq until 1030 the only thing that happened was that at 0605 was pea size hail and winds were around 30 mph.
Hopkins County: KC4FRA
Livingston County:          (vacant)
Lyon County: W4EXX
Muhlenberg County: N4XFF
Todd County:                 (vacant)
Trigg County:                 (vacant)
District 2 EC Totals: 1
District 2 DEC Report: WD9HIK
District 2 Totals 2
Daviess County: AA4RL
Hancock County: WE4G
Henderson County: KI4GWN
McClean County:           (vacant)
Ohio County:                 (vacant)
Union County: KJ4HNC
Webster County: KN4MC Webster County Amateur Radio has been able to get the 145.350 (Dixon) repeater back on the air. It seems to be working good as new again!
District 3 EC Totals: 1
District 3 DEC Report: NV9V
District 3 Totals: 2
Region 1 ASEC Report: KO4JX
Region 1 EC Totals: 3
Region 1 DEC Totals: 3
Region 1 ASEC Totals: 1
Region 1 Totals: 7
Allen County: W4JHT
Barren County:               (vacant)
Butler County:                (vacant)
Edmonson County:         (vacant)
Hart County:                   (vacant)
Logan County: AA4VO
Metcalfe County: KJ4WAY
Monroe County:              (vacant)
Simpson County: KE4SZK
Warren County: KJ4DGW Participated in KY Weather Conference.
District 4 EC Totals 1
District 4 DEC Report: N4VDJ attended the wx conf in bowling green the rest of the hrs were getting things set back up as DEC.
District 4 Totals: 2
Breckinridge County: KF4ACQ We are in the process of getting a repeater for Hardensburg. We will have you freq next month foir you.
Grayson County: W8QAS I now have my antennas up and can comm. locally and DX. From my QTH I am able to hit Owensboro, BG, E-Town, and Leitchfield (GCARS)repeaters. I have conducted two nets. My goal is a weekly net. Now back to my FEMA training.
Green County:                (vacant)
Hardin County: W8WN Skywarn class taught by KI4KGY. 7 from HC ARES attended KY Wx Conference. Skywarn net / damage & support net Feb 29. TDs in Grayson Co, Hardin Co, LaRue Co (2). Use data from previous reports for more details.
Larue County: WA4FOB
Marion County: KJ4TNR
Meade County: KA4IFU
Nelson County: KY4Z We had a numerous severe weather warnings on Wednesday, Feb. 29th. ARES members monitored the weather and remained on standby if needed by local EM. No serious damage from the storms. Also attended the KY EM Weather Conference in Bowling Green. It was an excellent opportunity to network with other hams and EM folks. Given the weather we’ve had in the weeks since, I would recommend ALL ARES volunteers make time for the next weather conference!
Taylor County:                (vacant)
Washington County:       (vacant)
District 5 EC Totals: 1
District 5 DEC Report: WA4YPQ 2 WX emergencies and disaster assessments the WX confrence should be a must have for everyone if at all possible.
District 5 Totals: 2
Region 2 ASEC Report:  (vacant)
Region 2 EC Totals: 2
Region 2 DEC Totals 2
Region 2 ASEC Totals: 1
Region 2 Totals: 5
Anderson County: K4TG One short weather net
Bullitt County: N4CCJ
Franklin County: KF4FMZ
Henry County: KI4AHX Did some recruiting and public relations with Kentucky State Police post 5 which serves Henry County. Assisted Tom Brooks KI4URX with setting up a mobile 2m radio for his truck and we are both studding for our General License. Tom was hospitalized and is now out of the hospital and we hope to do more in March. Will be taking the COML class at the end of March thru KYEM office.
Jefferson County: KC4S 4 Jefferson County ARES Nets 1 Kentucky Emergency Net Weather Workshop (9 of 18 hours; balance on ADEC report) Jan hours Other Admin
Oldham County: KE6YCW Demonstrated packet at monthly meeting. Was not able to connect due to poor antenna, but now we know. Published monthly newsletter.
Shelby County: KI4USD 2/1 ARES NET 9 Person hrs 2/4 Baptist Assn Disaster Training 8 Person rs 2/8 ARES Net 7 Person hrs 2/11 Red Cross Training 36 Person hrs 2/13 Stubblefield Club Meeting 11 Person hrs 2/15 ARES Net 9 Person Hrs 2/22 ARES Net 5 Person Hrs 2/27 ARES Meeting 36 Person Hrs 2/29 Severe Weather Net 16 Person hrs 2/29 ARES Net 11 Person Hrs
Spencer County:             (vacant)
Trimble County: KB4IFE
District 6 EC Totals: 1
District 6 DEC Report: K4TXJ
District 6 Totals: 2
Boone County: WD8JAW Traffic count for Feb, 2012 – 12
Campbell County: KG4HMN KD7ARET meeting on 2/4/2012
Carroll County:               (vacant)
Gallatin County: WD8NMV
Grant County: KI4WEF
Kenton County: KB4VKS
Owen County: AG4BC
Pendelton County:          (vacant)
Scott County: KI4OQL
District 7 EC Totals: 1
District 7 DEC Report: AG4BC
District 7 Totals: 2
Region 3 ASEC Report: KY4COP
Region 3 EC Totals: 2
Region 3 DEC Totals: 2
Region 3 ASEC Totals: 1
Region 3 Totals: 5
Bath County: KJ4AQV just getting started at being an ec, not bad for one week, if any one needs anything let me know thank, looking for some one to be an aec
Bracken County: WB4CTX
Fleming County: KI4TOE
Lewis County:                (vacant)
Mason County: KE4YEY
Menifee County: KC4UXI We went over to West Liberty during the first tornado to offer help. It wasn’t needed at that time. That about covers it for February.
Montgomery County:      (vacant)
Morgan County:             (vacant)
Robertson County:         (vacant)
Rowan County:              (vacant)
District 8 EC Totals 1
District 8 DEC Report:    (vacant)
District 8 Totals: 2
Boyd County: KE4TRJ
Carter-Elliott County: KI4VDC
Floyd County: WA4SAG Checked in to Floyd Co day net 1-6-12 1-13-12 1-27-12 and was net control. Checked in to KEN on 1-13-12 and 1-27-12
Greenup County:            (vacant)
Johnson County: N4KJU
Lawrence County: KJ4GRJ had an weather event with some wind, hail and heavy rain in lawrence co. wa4swf fred jones called a weather net while the event went on for approx. 2 hrs. had checkins from district 9 and 10 and reported to the national weather service. perticipated in 12 net this month. nothing else to report.
Magoffin County: W4FGW
Martin County:               (vacant)
Pike County: KY4BP
District 9 EC Totals: 1
District 9 DEC Report: K4KBR
District 9 Totals: 2
Breathitt County: KR4WI
Harlan County: AF4YJ
Knott County: KE4AER
Lee County:                   (vacant)
Leslie County:                (vacant)
Letcher County: KK4WH
Owsley County:              (vacant)
Perry County: KY4JLB Repeater was down for 19th but did monitor on 18th and call in skywarn reports with several areas members reporting in on wx and snowfall amounts.
Wolfe County:                (vacant)
District 10 EC Totals: 1
District 10 DEC Report: K4AVX eport for Skywarn Op. Feb. 19th. Feb 29 Skywarn Operation will be send with March report, since not enough time to put it together because of March 2 large outbreak and Skywarn OP. Feb. 19 – much of District 9 in SE KY was convered with 3-9 inches of heavy wet snow and Skywarn Ops. went for 3 hours total on the Hazard and Harlan, and East KY linked repeater systesm. The following participated: K4AVX Perry AF4YJ Harlan KJ4ZGP Letcher WB4NZS Perry KK4CZO Perry K4TDO Breathitt KY4JLB PERRY KA4AOU Perry KY4DJW Perry KC4ZBD Pike Co WB4WAU in Virgie, Pike Co KF4LNB at Hagerhill, Johnson Co KJ4GRJ 5 miles S of Louisa KE4HEA Wallins Creek, Harlan co KC4CG IVY HILL, HARLAN, HARLAN CO KE4HDH WALLINS CREEK KC4FNV STEVE HARLAN HARLAN KI4GEW HARLAN KF4FYY HARLAN KF4GXQ BELL CO KJ4FVY HARLAN CO. MIKE K4CLL CUMBERLAND HARLAN CO After the storm power outages were reported by KY Power, the main service provider in the area on 2/19, at 5 PM as follows: Location #h
District 10 Totals: 2
Region 4 ASEC Report: WA4SWF
Region 4 EC Totals: 3
Region 4 DEC Totals: 3
Region 4 ASEC Totals: 1
Region 4 Totals: 7
Bell County:                   (vacant)
Clay County:                  (vacant)
Jackson County:            (vacant)
Knox County:                 (vacant)
Laurel County:                (vacant)
McCreary County: AD4WB Nothing to report for the month. Continuing to recruit Amateur Radio Operators and ARES members. I had hoped to fill the vacant EC position for Laurel County, but this attempt has failed apparantly.
Rockcastle County:        (vacant)
Whitley County:             (vacant)
District 11 EC Totals: 1
District 11 DEC Report: AD4WB I’m still trying to recruit qualified personnel to fill the vacant EC positions in the District 11 area.
District 11 Totals: 2
Adair County:                 (vacant)
Boyle County: KG4UQL Looks like the interference we were have might be taken care of. Hope to start having net starting back again.In South Carolina at this time and should be heading home soon.
Casey County:               (vacant)
Clinton County:              (vacant)
Cumberland County:       (vacant)
Lincoln County: KT4HR
Mercer County: KE4LZP
Pulaski County: AC4DM
Russell County:              (vacant)
Wayne County:              (vacant)
District 12 EC Totals: 1
District 12 DEC Report:   (vacant)
District 12 Totals: 2
Bourbon County: WD4GPO
Clark County:                 (vacant)
Estill County:                 (vacant)
Fayette County: KG4TND
Garrard County:              (vacant)
Harrision County:            (vacant)
Jessamine County: KA3WOD March 29, 2012 Net for Severe weather was started and NWS notifed me of change in weather and was also on call down by the EM Coordintar to start notifying hams on weather, had a total of 5 members checking in and had a total of five members in position to observe conditions and to call in reports to K4HH EOC, manned by KA3WOD and in direct communications with KY4EOC and Madison and Booyle Co. and Danville. After monitoring radar weather and relays all day till 9:30 PM the net was closed, and all weather informatio was relayed to NWS Louisville and KY4EOC.
Madison County: KO4OL This report also includes WTEN which is held on Wednesday’s at 2020 hrs on 146.715.
Nicholas County:            (vacant)
Powell County:               (vacant)
Woodford County:           (vacant)
District 13 EC Totals: 1
District 13 DEC Report: W2LTB Selective Weather Spotting in District 9. :-D On the home front, Glenn and his crew did a fine job during the storm (see his submitted PSA).
District 13 Totals: 2
Region 5 ASEC Report: KO4OL Feb 29th. Madison County ARES Net was activated for a Tornado Warning for Madison County. There were no touch-downs reported in Madison County and no damage. Madison Co. EMA and all public safety agencies for Madison Co were served by our net. The following stations were in our net. KO4OL/NCS, KM4EOC(ops KJ4OIK and KA4OBT), KI4WKN, KY4SGM, KJ4RPY, KG4KFH, KJ4TLC, KJ4YLR, KG4CKD, KJ4FIV, KF4REN, KY4EOC, KY4OZ.
Region 5 EC Totals: 3
Region 5 DEC Totals: 1
Region 5 ASEC Totals: 1
Region 5 Totals: 5

 

Monthly KY ARES Report Totals:

Jurisdiction: Rpts Nets Hrs PSA Hrs 911
Ops
Hrs Admin Hrs Total Activations: Total Hours:
EC Submitted Reports: 13 264 1018.7 4 18 27 405.25 356.5 295 1798.45
DEC Submitted Reports: 11 31 56.5 0 0 5 60 104.5 36 221
ASEC Submitted Reports: 5 54 21 0 0 1 1 9 55 31
ASST/OES Reports 1 67 68 0 0 2 7 51.5 69 126.5
Total ARES Reports 30 416 1164.2 4 18 35 473 521.5 455 2176.95
NTS Report Totals 12 40 829.4 40 829.4

 

 

Kentucky Section ARES Report — January 2012

Kentucky Section ARES Report
January 2o12

 Submitted by: Ken Garrett, N4KLG, KY ARES SEC

NTS Reports:
Net Name Callsign Nets ManHrs
Perry County ARES KA4AOU 2 14
Oldham County ARES KE6YCW 5 62.4
Kentucky Digital Net 2 KC4BQK 5 50
Kentucky Digital Net KC4BQK 4 57
Henderson County ARES KC4BQK 5 44
Wilderness Trail Emergency Net KO4OL 4 50.4
Madison County ARES KO4OL 5 92
East KY Emergency Net WB4CLW 2 19.5
Lincoln Trail AF4EB 4 70.53
Shelby County ARES KI4USD 5 5
KY District 7 Emergency Net KG4HMN 4 130
Total NTS Reports: 11 45 594.83

 

ARES Coordinator Reports

 

Jurisdiction: Callsign Comments:
Ballard County: KJ4STW
Calloway County: KJ4HBK Emergency Operations were: Skywarn Net- 01/17- 7.7 Operator Hours 01/22- 40.0 Operator Hours
Carlisle County:             (vacant)
Fulton County:               (vacant)
Graves County: WA4RKM
Hickman County:           (vacant)
Marshall County: KJ4ELK
McCracken County: KO4XJ
District 1 DEC Report: KJ4HBK All of personal efforts were reported in my Calloway County EC report. Thanks & 73!
Caldwell County: KI4YIB
Christian County: KE4KBQ
Crittenden County: KI4ICQ 29 January Conducted Weather net in conjunction with Caldwell County. The net lasted 3.0 hours only thing that came out of it was high winds gust to 45 mph and rain. Tornado watch was issued from 12 midnight till 2 am but storms were through the area by 12.30am. On 31 January Attended an Webinar conducted by paducah weather Service. training started at 1830 hours and finished 2100 hours. Still trying to contact new EMA and repeater owner.
Hopkins County:
Livingston County:          (vacant)
Lyon County:
Muhlenberg County:
Todd County:                 (vacant)
Trigg County:                 (vacant)
District 2 DEC Report:  None
Daviess County: AA4RL 3 hours at EMA office during storm and 5 check ins.
Hancock County: WE4G Listed Emergency operation was a Skywarn net ran during a Severe Thunderstorm Warning for our county.
Henderson County:
McClean County:           (vacant)
Ohio County:                 (vacant)
Union County: KJ4HNC
Webster County: KN4MC
District 3 DEC Report: NV9V None
Region 1 ASEC Report: None
Allen County: W4JHT
Barren County:               (vacant)
Butler County:                (vacant)
Edmonson County:         (vacant)
Hart County:                   (vacant)
Logan County:
Metcalfe County: KJ4WAY
Monroe County:              (vacant)
Simpson County:
Warren County:
District 4 DEC Report: None
Breckinridge County: KF4ACQ We met with the Clovewrport Coty council to arrange getting repeater at city water tower. They voted for us to put repeater at tower. This will help the repeater to have more range throughout the area.
Grayson County: W8QAS
Green County:                (vacant)
Hardin County: W8WN W4BEJ, long-time technician in Hardin Co and the one who kept the LTARC’s repeaters running for so many years, passed away on Jan 25.
Larue County:
Marion County: KJ4TNR NO activity for this reporting period
Meade County:
Nelson County: KY4Z Looking forward to the KYEM Weather Conference in Bowling Green.
Taylor County:                (vacant)
Washington County:       (vacant)
District 5 DEC Report: WA4YPQ None
Region 2 ASEC Report: K1EG Still ongoing effort to get the Bonnieville repeater site Coordinated. The testing so far confirms that this site will link Dist. 4 and 5 together and more.

Anderson County: K4TG 1 weather net
Bullitt County: N4CCJ
Franklin County:
Henry County: KI4AHX Now have RMS VHF Packet EmComm Gateway up at home on 145.030 call KI4AHX-10. Will be taking test to upgrade my license to General on the 27th of Feb. Working with Shelby, Trimble, and Oldham County ECs to get a packet net up with ability to cover these counties and links to Anderson and Jefferson counties. My RMS station is visible on aprs.fi. Would like to make Tom Brooks KI4URX my AEC.
Jefferson County: KC4S Jefferson County ARES Net Tr-County Net Skywarn Recognition Day Documentation Metro Safe Planning Meeting Metro Safe Meeting Updating membership database EC Annaul Report
Oldham County: KE6YCW New meeting location and date. Published monthly newsletter.
Shelby County: KI4USD ARES Nets: 1/4, 1/11, 1/18, 1/23 Severe weather Net: 1/17 Stubblefield Repeater Club Meeting: 1/9 ARES Emergency Communications Meeting: 1/23 Anderson County ARES Coordination Meeting: 1/14 Oldham County ARES Coordination Meeting: 1/17 Trimble County ARES Coordination: 1/31 The coordination meetings with other county ARES groups consist of discussion of coordination of frequencies, repeaters, and packet digipeater frequencies etc. We have trained on winlink packet peer-to-peer and internet gateway for e-mail through Anderson and Jefferson county gateways. We have a digi on 145.030 (permanent), 145,010, and 145,530. The latter two are temporary at the moment, but will be permanent as soon as the weather permits climbing the towers. We also have an APRS digi on 144.390 that is permanent. Our group has received training on the winlink system, and will continue to train.
Spencer County:             (vacant)
Trimble County: KB4IFE On our last Meeting we had Paul Kern w4arc&nk4p and Nancy Kernn9njk from the Red Cross It was a great meeting John Hurt ki4usd EC Shelby Co and Jay Spears ki4ahx EC for Henry Co We had questions and they had the answerers I encourage all the ares groups to meet with them
District 6 DEC Report:  None
Boone County: WD8JAW Traffic count for January, 2012 = 10
Campbell County: KG4HMN
Carroll County:               (vacant)
Gallatin County: WD8NMV
Grant County: KI4WEF
Kenton County:
Owen County: AG4BC Attended county LEPC/DES meeting. All other times on DEC report.
Pendelton County:          (vacant)
Scott County:
District 7 DEC Report: AG4BC None
Region 3 ASEC Report: KY4COP District 7 is proceeding well toward getting volunteers for the upcoming Pig City Marathon in Cincinnati. I would urge any available operators looking into assisting, check into this large activity. District 6 is working toward activities relating to the HERA exercise in March. It is expected we will gain a great deal of knowledge as to how to assist the area’s hospitals during times of emergency. A special thanks to Rickey Singleton (KC4S) ADEC6 and EC Jefferson County for his assistance at the NWS in weather spotting nets. I ask all the ARES leadership in the Region 3 area to keep up the good work!
Bath County:
Bracken County: 
Fleming County:
Lewis County:                (vacant)
Mason County:
Menifee County:  KC4UXI Not much going on. Had another commitment for some help from another ham in the area. THANKS, Dan Goodpaster EC Menifee County KC4UXI
Montgomery County:      (vacant)
Morgan County:             (vacant)
Robertson County:         (vacant)
Rowan County:              (vacant)
Boyd County: KE4TRJ
Carter-Elliott County: KI4VDC
Floyd County: WA4SAG Checkerd in Day net and KEN 1-2-12, 1-9-12, 1-16-12, 1-23-12, 1-30-12 and was net control for the Day Nets. can not get in the ares net on Tuesdays from home.
Greenup County:            (vacant)
Johnson County: N4KJU
Lawrence County: KJ4GRJ nothing to report in lawrence co
Magoffin County: W4FGW
Martin County:               (vacant)
Pike County: KY4BP we now have the Pike County ARES net up and running on Thursday nights on the 145.150 repeater and all repeaters on the East KY link system. With the help of AEC Allen Epling – WB4WAU, the net has been a success.
District 9 DEC Report: K4KBR net checkins 2 letcher co. net…..4 floyd co net 4 ken net….2 east ky ares net…..3 pike co net 4 two hour technician training classes
Breathitt County:
Harlan County: AF4YJ
Knott County:
Lee County:                   (vacant)
Leslie County:                (vacant)
Letcher County: KK4WH
Owsley County:
Perry County: KY4JLB Repeater was down for 6 weeks. Is back up working and only had 2 nets in January.
Wolfe County:                (vacant)
Region 4 ASEC Report: WA4SWF Traveled with Ken Robinson to Pikeville Repeater site checking out the antenna system to be changed, Paul Manual is working on us coordinating the antenna work with Mark Holbrook. Talked to Ronnie Thompson and got parts from him that we need for other repeaters and returned his UHF repeater that Ken repaired. Talked with Allen Epling AEC about his repeater and we got him a cabinet for him to mount it in. Attened the Hatfield & McCoy ARC meeting with Lyle Endicott and Bud Preece, talked about ARES in the South Williamson area and getting an AEC in that area, Eddie Tussey made me Honorary Member of their club. Looking for DEC in District 8 as Larry Dixon resigned, but still works and supports the ARES program there, he has done a great job of it there. Also Terry Stewart N4EWW EC has resigned due to his work and still does help out the ARES also too. Keep them on your listings they will both be there if ever needed.
Bell County:                   (vacant)
Clay County:                  (vacant)
Jackson County:            (vacant)
Knox County:                 (vacant)
Laurel County:                (vacant)
McCreary County: AD4WB I met with Mr Dave Jordan, Park Director at Cumberland Falls State Park concerning installing a ARES/Skywarn UHF repeater at the Park. I have received permission from Frankfort to use the Water Tower at DuPont Lodge for this purpose. I am trying to locate a surplus repeater to install at this location. Also U.S. Army MARS has expressed interest also in using this site for their use.
Rockcastle County:        (vacant)
Whitley County:             (vacant)
District 11 EC Totals: 1
District 11 DEC Report: AD4WB I had a meeting with Mr Dave Jordan, Park Director at Cumberland Falls State Park concerning use of the Water Tower at DuPont Lodge for installation of a EMCOMM UHF Repeater for McCreary, Whitley, and Laurel Counties. This is still in the planning stages and I am seeking a surplus UHF repeater to install. I also met with an individual from Laurel County in hopes of filling the EC position in his county. I have not received a reply from nor has he applied for this position so I can only assume he is not interested. The search for EC’s will continue.
Adair County:                 (vacant)
Boyle County: KG4UQL
Casey County:               (vacant)
Clinton County:              (vacant)
Cumberland County:       (vacant)
Lincoln County: KT4HR had meeting with new county em looks like he going to help us and the repeater is back up running right . my start the net back up if i can get the county people to get on it
Mercer County:
Pulaski County: AC4DM
Russell County:              (vacant)
Wayne County:              (vacant)
District 12 DEC Report:   (vacant)
Bourbon County: WD4GPO Conducted 1 formal meeting with Bourbon Co EMA director and current Paris City Manager on installation of area repeaters. Inquired from a SERA member about moving 2 meter repeater abut 3 miles South East to better location, Spoke to other area Hams about ARES membership and participation. Requested a PC and internet connection to be installed in the EOC from local EMA/DES director.
Clark County:                 (vacant)
Estill County:                 (vacant)
Fayette County:
Garrard County:              (vacant)
Harrision County:            (vacant)
Jessamine County: KA3WOD Due to the change in weather the group was able to spend more time in weather spotting, due to seasonal warm temps. We have been working 6 mter nets and have had an average of 13 check-ins per net
Madison County: KO4OL
Nicholas County:            (vacant)
Powell County:               (vacant)
Woodford County:           (vacant)
District 13 DEC Report: W2LTB  None

 

Reporting Totals
Jurisdiction: Rpts Nets Hrs PSA Hrs 911
Ops
Hrs Admin Hrs Total Activations: Total Hours:
EC Submitted Reports: 49 207 895 1 1 11 220.1 280.75 219 1396.845
DEC Submitted Reports: 6 41 38.5 0 0 1 2 96 42 136.5
ASEC Submitted Reports: 4 49 20 1 1 1 1 15 51 37
ASST/OES Reports 20 71 73.5 2 9 2 14 44 75 140.5
Total ARES Reports 79 368 1027 4 11 15 237 435.75 387 1710.845
NTS Report Totals 11 45 594.83 45 594.83

 

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