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

Richmond Hamfest Sept 24

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WOODFORD COUNTY HOSTING TECH CLASS

WOODFORD COUNTY HOSTING TECH CLASS:
WCARC is hosting a tech class here.
WHEN:
Mondays 9-12-2016 till 10-24-2016
TIME:
1900-2100 hrs
LOCATION:
Woodford Co EOC, basement of Versailles Fire Dept station #2
100 big sink pike.
COST:
Books approx $25.00
Please announce on your net.
STIPULATIONS:
CLASS limited to 15.
First come, first serve.
TESTING:
Anderson Co on 10-25-2016
Register at ky4wc@ky4wc.org

1001001, . . . → Read More: WOODFORD COUNTY HOSTING TECH CLASS

Rules? We don’t need no bloody rules!

Well, yes I did include a double negative in the title  just to prove a point.  A world without rules is chaos just as a world with too many rules is tyranny.  So why do we need rules?

Amateur radio is, and has been since its’ inception, self policing. We have always prided ourselves on understanding and . . . → Read More: Rules? We don’t need no bloody rules!

Dayton Hamvention has a new home

XENIA, Ohio (WDTN) – Days after Hara Arena announced it will close its doors, an announcement from Greene County officials revealed that Hamvention will be held at the Greene County Fairgrounds next year, according to our partners at the . . . → Read More: Dayton Hamvention has a new home

ROWH Ceremony sign up

Have you decided to attend the Royal Order of the Wouff Hong Ceremony? It’s at noon at the GLH Hamfest and ARRL Kentucky State Convention on Saturday 9/10/16. If you plan on being part of this, be sure to sign up at http://louisvillehamfest.com/wouffhong.htm so your certificate can be printed. This ceremony is something all hams should . . . → Read More: ROWH Ceremony sign up