Tech Class offered

There will be a Technician Training Class given by Ken Robinson and Ross Leedy, starting May 2nd. It will last from 6 o’clock until 8 o’clock.
It will continue on each Tuesday night for 5 to 6 weeks so everyone will be ready to take the exam. The only fees are the $15.00 exam fee.
The class will . . . → Read More: Tech Class offered

KY HAM PLATES–YOUR THOUGHTS NEEDED

Many people have brought up that they  dislike the plain KY Ham license plate and wish something distinctive and proud to use.

Your input is needed– let us know at :

arrrlky@yahoo.com

Color scheme-design- leave it alone-cost —all things and input  we need from you.

Your Kentucky ARRL leadership is anxious to hear your thoughts

GO HERE TO SEE ky AND . . . → Read More: KY HAM PLATES–YOUR THOUGHTS NEEDED

KY Section Manager April Blog Report

KENTUCKY SECTION MANGER
Steve Morgan W4NHO
1124 W. 12th St.
Owensboro, KY 42301

HAPPENINGS OF THE MONTH

I want to take this opportunity to thank Alan Morgan, KY1O outgoing SM and his team for an outstanding job as the Kentucky SM. Being SM is not an easy task and unless you have walked in the job as SM, it is easy . . . → Read More: KY Section Manager April Blog Report

Field Day 2017 PSA’s available and info

Hi all-

2017 ARRL Field Day PSAs are now live at www.arrl.org/field-day

There are two audio and two video PSAs. All are 29 seconds long. There is a “generic” version, which points listeners/viewers to the ARRL Field Day web site, to use the Field Day Locator. There is also a version which allows local contact info. For the . . . → Read More: Field Day 2017 PSA’s available and info

ARES March Reports Due

Dear Fellow Hams,

The monthly ARES reports for March will soon be due.

I want to thank those ECs/AECs/ADECs who have already submitted their reports. To facilitate a more efficient method to compile the monthly reports, please adhere to the following schedule:

EC/AEC/ADEC due date = 7:00pm ET on Thursday Apr 6th
DEC due date = 7:00pm ET on Friday . . . → Read More: ARES March Reports Due

ARRL Club Coordinator has new call and email

Kentucky Section Affiliated Club Coordinator/ State Government Liason Mark Currens has a NEW call- he is now N4VER! He also has a new email read below:

Hello Again. I have created a new email address which reflects my new vanity callsign. The new address is as follows; n4ver.ky@gmail.com instead of; KI4OJG@gmail.com. Thanks & 73 . . . → Read More: ARRL Club Coordinator has new call and email

JANUARY ARES REPORTS DUE

Dear Fellow Hams

The monthly ARES reports for January will soon be due.

I want to thank those ECs/AECs/ADECs who have already submitted their reports. To facilitate a more efficient method to compile the monthly reports, please adhere to the following schedule:

EC/AEC/ADEC  due date = 7:00pm ET on Monday Feb 6th

DEC          due date = 7:00pm ET on Tuesday . . . → Read More: JANUARY ARES REPORTS DUE

What Radio gear can you bring on airplane/

Somebody asked a very good question about what can you bring through the TSA checkpoint ham radio related.?

Hi all,
Good question and an easy answer is YES all electronics are allowed through the TSA security carry on checkpoint.
But keep things in mind- due to their nature they may get you some extra security screening after all they . . . → Read More: What Radio gear can you bring on airplane/

Affiliated Club Coordinator Appointment

ARRL Kentucky Section Manager, Alan KY1O has appointed Mark Currens KI4OJG

as the ARRL Kentucky Affiliated Club Coordinator effective 12/31/2016.

Mark commented, “I am really looking forward to serving all of the ARRL affiliated clubs and club members.” ” My goal is to help make our KY section grow and become one of the best within . . . → Read More: Affiliated Club Coordinator Appointment

SCOTT COUNTY Ham Course

Ron Malinowski, Jr./WX4GPS,
Scott County Emergency Coordinator
Scott County Amateur Radio Club
August 28, 2016

This October, Scott County Public Library
will sponsor a four-session introductory
course leading to a Technician Amateur Radio
license. (See the four-week schedule
below.) Books and study materials will be
provided for the course. This is a four-part
course and registrants must attend all four
sessions. Registration is required due to class
size . . . → Read More: SCOTT COUNTY Ham Course