March 2019 RCARC Meeting and Newsletter

The next RCARC meeting will be on March 14th at 7:00 pm in The Rockwood Community Center 710 North Chamberlain Ave. Rockwood, TN. 37854. Come on down and meet up with some interesting folks.

We have some important work to do at the March Meeting. Bart Mayo K0GYO our 2019 Secretary resigned suddenly for personal reasons. We need to fill the Secretary office for the remainder of 2019, so if you would like to step up and volunteer we will be holding a nomination process for the office.

I hope to see everyone at the RCARC Meeting on March 14h2019 at 7:00 PM, Talk In will be on the 147.015+ (PL 110.9) repeater.

Jim K4APY

February 2019 RCARC Meeting and Newsletter

I hope to see everyone at the RCARC Meeting on February 14th2019 at 710 N. Chamberlain Ave, Rockwood TN in the Rockwood Community Center at 7:00 PM, Talk In will be on the KE4RX 147.015+ (PL 110.9) repeater.

C-ya!!

Jim White

k4apy@yahoo.com

www.ke4rx.org

RCARC January 2019 Meeting and Newsletter

Hello Everyone!

It’s a new year and lots going on at RCARC.  Our January Meeting is January 10th 2019 at 7:00 pm in the Rockwood Community Center in Rockwood, TN, so come on down and see what’s going on.  Our Officers for 2019 are : President – Lee Grace KM4AKE, Vice President – Cody Anderson K4ZXT, Secretary – Bart Mayo K0GYO and Treasurer – Jim White K4APY.     Come on down and join us on January 10th and meet our members and friends. Everyone is welcome to attend! C-ya

Jim  White  K4APY

www.ke4rx.org

RCARC Breaking News!!

The results are in, and the 2019 election winners are:

President- Lee Grace KM4AKE by write in.

Vice- President – Cody Anderson K4ZXT

Secretary – Bart May K0GYO

Treasurer – Jim White K4APY

The Next RCARC Meeting will be held on January 10th at 7:00 PM in the Rockwood Community Center, 710 N. Chamberlain Ave, Rockwood, TN. 37854

December 2019 RCARC Meeting / Pot Luck Christmas Dinner and Election of Officers~

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This coming Thursday December 13th at 6:30 Pm we will have the December Meeting of The Roane County Amateur Radio Club in the Rockwood Community Center.
Please make plans to attend. We will be having our annual Pot Luck Christmas Dinner and Election of Officers. Members are asked to bring a covered dish (vegetable and / or desert )
RCARC will provide ham . We would like to have all members present if possible. Currently I ( Jim K4APY) will run for Treasurer again and Bart Mayo K0GYO is running for Secretary.
We still need some folks to step up for President and Vice President. Having more than one person running for office is good too, so we encourage competition 🙂 . Seriously, I do hope some of you will step up to the plate and run for office. We have many talented folks in RCARC who can offer our club so much.

I hope to see everyone Thursday @ 6:30 PM

Jim
K4APY

November 2019 RCARC Meeting and Newsletter

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This coming Thursday November 8th at 7:00 Pm we will have the November Meeting of The Roane County Amateur Radio Club in the Rockwood Community Center. Please make plans to attend. We will be discussing the election of officers and planning for our Christmas Dinner on December 13th.
Speaking of Election of Officers, we need folks to run for office. We are electing a President, Vice President, Secretary and Treasurer for 2019. The main requirements are be a member in good standing for at least a year. We have a lot of good folks in the club with talents that can benefit the club. Hopefully we will have a full ballot.
I hope to see everyone Thursday!!

Jim
K4APY

October 2018 RCARC Meeting and Newsletter

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Hello Everyone.
This Thursday October 11th at 7:00 PM The Roane County Amateur Radio Club will hold its’ monthly meeting. Cody K4ZXT will be doing a presentation on his trip to the Carolinas to help with the hurricane relief. It should be interesting.

Also on the agenda we will be talking about the Christmas Dinner and Election of Officers coming in December for the club. We also have a few more Ham Tags to pass out , so if you have ordered one be sure to pick it up.

Hope to see everyone Thursday!!

Jim
K4APY
www.ke4rx.org

RCARC September 2018 Meeting and Newsletter

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Our next meeting of the Roane County Amatuer Radio Club will be Thursday September 13th at 7:00 PM in the Rockwood Community Center, 710 North Chamberlain Ave. Rockwood, TN. Cody K4ZXT said Kenny Witt, KC4OJS will be at the September RCARC Meeting with a presentation on APRS. I hope everyone can come and learn from Kenny on this format of amateur radio.

The Ham tag plates and decals have come in. If you have ordered them, they will be available at the club meeting on September 13th. If you can’t make the meeting, Lee KM4AKE the club secretary will have them for handing out. You can call him on the repeater or e-mail lgracetn56@gmail.com to arrange pickup.

So don’t forget to come on down on Thursday September 13th at 7:00 PM to the Rockwood Community Center for the RCARC Club Meeting.
Jim
K4APY

August 2018 Roane County Amateur Radio Club meeting and Newsletter

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Hello Everyone
This Thursday August 9th at 7:00 pm in the Rockwood Community Center The Roane County Amateur Radio Club will hold it’s monthly meeting. We hope everyone can attend and bring a friend.
We will be taking orders for the RCARC ham plate which is suitable for display on the front of a vehicle or hang in your shack. $10 each paid in advance. We have to have a minimum of 10 to make an order for these. We also have an opportunity to order RCARC Decals at $2.50 each and we need about 12 to make an order for those.

Also let’s not forget that in December we will be electing officers for 2019, so it’s not too early to start thinking about running !!

I hope to see you all Thursday at 7:00 PM. Talk in will be on 147.015 (PL110.9)

Jim
K4APY
www.ke4rx.org

RCARC Club Plates

K4APY Plate Example Photo

Hello Everyone
Phil KE4LSH said we were ordering the RCARC license plates again with the Ham Radio Operator callsign. I have a link to my plate as an example. Anyone who wants a plate can prepay their order at the RCARC meeting in August 2018 or mail in a check to RCARC, PO Box 1104, Kingston TN. 37763 with a note with the callsign and quantity of plates order. Cost is $10 per plate. Orders will be sent in after the next club meeting if enough folks are interested.
Thanks and I hope to see y’all on August 9th, 2018.

Jim
K4APY