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First off, there comes a time when all you can say is “All dogs are dead, aren’t you glad you’re pup”. With that random thought in mind, we are placing our net on hiatus*.
The WCRL is in the process of revamping and retrofitting our league activities in an effort to make things a tad more intriguing.
Of course these discussions are of the utmost secrecy and the person that gave me this information is speaking on a condition of anonymity.
So be forwarned that if you’re at the movies with your girl and you excuse yourself and sneak out in the parking lot to check in to the Friday night net….you may get a cold shoulder. And this article is intended to ensure that it isn’t the 2nd one of the night.
Happy Valentine’s Day Ya’ll
a pause or gap in a sequence, series, or process.“there was a brief hiatus in the war with France”
Please note below information if you are interested in an upgrade to your license or interested in getting your initial license. Good Luck.
Radio Exam Session on Saturday, February 11th, 2017 – 1:00 PM (Walk-ins are welcome) at the Cannon County High School – Room # 115, 1 Lion Drive, Woodbury TN 37190-5240. Contact Jeffrey Kemper – KV4VV at (615) 364-3913 or check out the club’s website at http://www.dccarc.org if anyone has any questions.
Amateur Radio Operators also called “hams” communicate with other operators in the local area, statewide, nationally, and even worldwide. Hams also aid during times of emergencies with vital communication links. The DeKalb/Cannon County Amateur Radio Club is an affiliated club of the American Radio Relay League.
Due to our romantic radio league members….Errrr, I mean their wives and girlfriends, we will be canceling our meeting on February 14th. We will resume normal public meetings next month. We hang our heads low and hope this kind gesture to the opposite sex is appreciated.
Winter field day was a great success. Several stations were set up and calling out trying to make contacts around the world in an effort to hone their off grid radio skills so that during an emergency, things may operate in an orderly fashion.
Setup is well under way, contest starts in one hour!