RCARC Beacon Newsletter January 1st, 2012

The Roane County Amateur Radio Club will meet on Thursday January 12th at 7:00 pm in The Roane County Rescue Squad Building 2735 Roane State Highway, Harriman, TN. It is in the Midtown area just across from the drive in theater. I hope everyone can make it and if
you have never been to one of our meetings before, let’s get
the new year started off right and come on down!! We
would love to meet you and always welcome new visitors and
members.
Talk In Frequency 147.015+ (PL 110.9)
C-ya
Jim
K4APY

December Meeting / Election of Officers and Pot Luck Dinner!

December 2011 RCARC Beacon Newsletter

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What: RCARC Christmas Dinner / Meeting / Election of
officers for 2012
When: Thursday December 8th 2011
Pot Luck Dinner at 6:00 pm. RCARC will provide ham
and condiments. Everyone else bring a dish based on the last
letter of your callsign. For A through I, bring a salad; J
through R, a side dish; and S through Z, dessert. (Please rsvp
if your coming and bring a dish so we will have a head count!)
Meeting and election at 7:00 pm
Where: The Roane County Rescue Squad 2735 Roane State
Highway, Harriman, TN. It is in the Midtown area just across
from the drive in theater. We meet in the conference room
directly behind the United Way office.

ALL RCARC MEMBERS It Is Important that You Attend This Meeting!
This election determines our officers and the direction
our club takes for the next year. If you want to run for an
office feel free to send me or any club officer your request to
be placed on ballot. See the RCARC by laws on
www.ke4rx.org for qualifications to run for office.

Finally at Decembers meeting we begin taking renewals for
membership for the RCARC, so if your a Roane County
Amateur Radio Club member, don’t forget to renew in
December/January for the 2012 year. New members are
welcome to join anytime. Annual dues are still only $15 .
I hope to see y’all there!
Jim K4APY
k4apy@arrl.net

November RCARC Beacon Newsletter and Club Meeting

RCARC November 2011 Newsletter

Hello Everyone

This coming Thursday November 10, 2011 at 7 PM. is the monthly meeting of The Roane County Amateur Radio Club at The Roane County Rescue Squad building in Midtown, TN. Try to come on down and meet with us. We don’t bite, we promise!! On the agenda is seeing who wants to run for club office for our next year and planning for the Christmas meeting and Dinner to be held on December 8th at The Rescue Squad Building probably about 6:00 pm, but we will see after this Thursday. If you want to run for a club office see the club bylaws on www.ke4rx.org for officer criteria.

See Y’all this Thursday
Jim
K4APY

Roane County Amateur Radio Club August Meeting and Newsletter

RCARC Beacon Newsletter August 2011

I just want to remind folks that The Roane County Amateur Radio Club will meet on Thursday August 11th at 7:00 pm in the Roane County Rescue Squad building in Midtown. Come on down and meet folks who share a common interest in Amateur Radio.

Also the KE4RX repeater is back on the air alive and well on 147.015+ (pl 110.9). Thanks to Cliff Segar KD4GT, David Rogers KC4WGH, Jim Dalton K4FPG for all their hard work on the repeater and antennas and to Danny Britton KB4TEP for climbing the tower and installing the antennas for us! Great Job Y’all!

RCARC June Meeting and Newsletter

RCARC Beacon Newsletter June 2011

Sorry I’m running behind a bit with the newsletter.

I just want to remind folks that The Roane County Amateur Radio Club will meet on Thursday June 9th at 7:00 pm in the Roane County Rescue Squad building in Midtown. Come on down and meet folks who share a common interest in Amateur Radio.

RCARC will participate in Field Day on June 25 and 26 at The Fort Southwest Point park pavilliion in Kingston, TN. behind the baseball field. Everyone is welcome to attend. Come on by and support RCARC and check out our operation. Send me an e-mail if you need directions.

Finally Jim Dalton K4FPG told me that the Roane County VE exam that normally would be held on June 11th was going to be the following Saturday 6/18/11. If you want to schedule a Ham Exam, just send Keith Dalton an e-mail. Follow the link to the right for VE Testing.

I hope to see everyone Thursday night at the meeting.

Jim
K4APY

RCARC May Meeting and Newsletter

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I just want to remind folks that The Roane County Amateur Radio Club will meet on Thursday May 12th at 7:00 pm in the Roane County Rescue Squad building in Midtown. Come on down and meet folks who share a common interest in Amateur Radio.

Don’t forget The Roane County Amateur Radio Club Monday Night Net will be on 147.120 (pl 82.5) tonight @ 8:00 pm. This is the backup frequency while KE4RX/r is down for repair. KE4RX/r should be back on the air soon.

Jim
K4APY

April RCARC Meeting 4/14/2011

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I just want to remind folks that The Roane County Amateur Radio Club will meet on Thursday April 14th at 7:00 pm in the Roane County Rescue Squad building in Midtown. Come on down and meet folks who share a common interest in Amateur Radio.

Don’t forget The Roane County Amateur Radio Club Monday Night Net will be on 147.120 (pl 82.5) Monday @ 8:00 pm. This is the backup frequency while KE4RX/r is down for repair. KE4RX/r should be back on the air soon on 147.015+ (pl 110.9).

Finally the Roane County VE team will offer amateur radio exams this Saturday April 9th at 9:00 am. Pre-registration is required. Contact Jim Dalton K4FPG or Keith Dalton WV4G to schedule your exam or information on taking an exam. See their contact information in the RCARC Newsletter or follow the link for VE testing to the right.