James Lathan

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April Ham and Eggs Special Presentation

Special presentation at April’s Ham and Eggs Breakfast to Caleb Bothur received a t-shirt from Harbison 50k coordinators which Caleb participated in Event Net Control. I great Job indeed for this 10-year-old!!!! Thanks, Mike N4BQQ for doing this today…. Now on to The next event!!!

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May 2nd Club Meeting Theme “2022 ARRL Field Day June 25-26”

ARRL Field Day is the most popular on-the-air event held annually in the US and Canada. On the fourth weekend of June, more than 35,000 radio amateurs gather with their clubs, groups, or simply with friends to operate from remote locations.

Zoom Meeting information: Start time is 7:00 pm, feel free to sign in …

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World Amateur Radio Day

Every April 18, radio amateurs worldwide take to the airwaves in celebration of World Amateur Radio Day. It was on this day in 1925 that the International Amateur Radio Union was formed in Paris.

Amateur Radio experimenters were the first to discover that the short-wave spectrum — far from being a wasteland — could support worldwide propagation. In the rush …

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CARC Members In Action!


Congratulations to the first group of Richland ARES members to join the Richland County Communications Emergency Response Team (CERT).

An important role for ARES is to help with emergency communications of “served agencies.” Richland County Emergency Services is certainly a served agency that we want to be able to help …

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Skywarn Spotter Training Cancelled.

Got a late notice from the weather team responsible for Skywarn Training that tonight’s training is canceled and will be rescheduled. They apologize but recent and current weather is keeping them busy.

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Get on the Air!


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Jimmy Doolittle Day-Update

Even with the heavy rain, we had a surprisingly good turnout for Jimmy Doolittle Day. A special thank you goes out to Earl Dean, Dan Cunningham, Gary Anderson, Tammy Livingston, and Tedd Clayton for planning and coordinating this event. Job well done!

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