May RCARC Meeting and Newsletter

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Hello Everyone

The Roane County Amateur Radio Club will meet again this Thursday May
9th at 7:00 pm in The Roane County Rescue Squad building, 2735 Roane
State Highway , Harriman TN. In Midtown just across from the drive in
theater. Bring a friend and come on down. We have a presentation by
Tim Joseph WB0MIS on The Manhattan Project of Oak Ridge on the agenda
that should be interesting. for directions or talk in call on 147.015+
(PL 110.9)

April 2013 SKYWARN Training at RCARC

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Hello Folks!!

I want to remind everyone that The April 11th 2013 RCARC meeting will be our annual SKYWARN training provided by the National Weather Service out of Morristown, TN. Training will be at The Roane County Rescue Squad building located at 2735 Roane State Highway in Midtown (Harriman) TN. Training will begin at 7:00 pm so be a little early if you can for sign in and seating. Plan to stay till about 9 to 9:15. It’s a little long, but well worth it. Membership is not required to attend and We hope to see everyone there and bring a friend!! Public is invited to attend.

Talk In will be on 147.015+ (pl tone 110.9)

One last thing. The Roane County VE team will hold their bi-monthly exam session by appointment on Saturday April 13th, 2013 @ 9:00 am. in Harriman TN. For more information send an e-mail to Keith Dalton WV4G : wv4g(at)arrl.net or Jim Dalton K4FPG : jsdaltonk4fpg(at)att.net to schedule an exam.

C-ya
Jim
K4APY

RCARC March Meeting 3/14/13

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The Roane County Amateur Radio Club will meet next Thursday 3/14/13 at 7:00 pm in the Roane County Rescue Squad directly behind the United Way office in Midtown. We have a guest speaker scheduled to give a presentation on protecting your computer network on the internet and how to safeguard yourself. This should be interesting and a topic anyone can relate to. I look forward to seeing everyone at the meeting. Be sure to invite a friend and introduce them to HAM radio!!

Jim
K4APY

Roane County VE Team

For those needing to upgrade, Don’t forget that the Roane County VE Team has a exam session scheduled for this Saturday 2/9/13 by appointment, so if you need an exam, get in touch with Keith Dalton WV4G or Jim Dalton K4FPG to setup your exam. Good Luck!

Jim
K4APY

RCARC Elects Officers for 2013!!

Well the RCARC Christmas Dinner and Election of Officers for 2013 was on December 13th 2012 on our regular meeting date. The officers elected to server in 2013 are:

President: Phil Newman KE4LSH
Vice President: Harry Tirrell W1LQU
Secretary: Ed Smith K5QPO
Treasurer: Jim White K4APY

The next meeting of the Roane County Amateur Radio Club will be held on Thursday January 10th, 2013 at 7:00 pm in The Roane County Rescue Squad building in Midtown. Talk in on the KE4RX repeater 147.015 + (PL tone 110.9) I will be e-mailing out the RCARC Beacon Newsletter in the middle of Next week. I hope to see everyone at the meeting!!

Jim
K4APY

RCARC 2013 Dues are now payable

Just a quick reminder that our membership runs from January to December and the 2013 dues are now payable. Dues are still $15/ year for a licensed amateur, $7.50 for unlicensed associate members and $22.50 for the family membership (2 licensed amateurs living in the same household +$7.50 for each licensed / associate additional membership).
Please consider joining or renewing your membership today!!
Click Here for a printable RCARC Membership / Renewal Form!!

Don’t forget the RCARC Meeting on January 10th at 7:00 pm and also the Monday Night Net on 147.015+ PL Tone 110.9

Jim
K4APY

RCARC December Christmas Dinner / Meeting and Election of Officers for 2013

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Hello Everyone

Don’t forget tonight is the December RCARC Christmas Dinner / Meeting and Election of Officers for 2013 held at our normal meeting location in The Roane County Rescue Squad building in Midtown beginning early at 6:00 pm. The meeting will begin at about 7:00 pm. We will be there a bit earlier setting up if you want to come early. RCARC will supply the HAM and Joe Pinner KC5IJD will be bringing a smoked boston butt his wife is preparing. Members are to bring a covered dish vegetable or desert and a guest. If your not a member come on down anyway as visitors are always welcome!! I hope to see everyone tonight at 6:00!!

Jim White
K4APY

September RCARC Meeting and Newsletter!

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Hello Everyone

Attached is the September copy of The RCARC Beacon newsletter and also a reminder not to forget to come to The Roane County Amateur Radio Club meeting this Thursday September 13th at 7:00 pm at the Roane County Rescue Squad building in Midtown. Talkin will be on the 147.015+ (pl 110.9) KE4RX Repeater. Come on down and meet up with everyone and have a good time!!

C-ya
Jim
K4APY

RCARC May Meeting and Newsletter

RCARC Newsletter for May 2012

The Roane County Amateur Radio Club will meet tonight May 10th, 2012 at 7:00 pm in The Roane County Rescue Squad building, 2735 Roane State Highway, Harriman, TN. in the Midtown area just up from Lowes. I hope you all can make it and be sure to bring a friend.

The CASA Run For The Child is this coming Saturday May 12, 2012. Roane County ARES/DEC will be assisting with communciations for the event. For more information on Roane County ARES/DEC contact Bill Farnham KI4FZT bfarnham@utk.edu.

Finally, Dont’ forget that Field Day is June 23 and 24th 2012 and The Roane County Amateur Radio Club will participate in Field Day at Fort Southwest Point in Kingston behind the baseball field at the pavilion. Please make plans to attend.

Jim
K4APY