Web Site of
DeFOREST AMATEUR RADIO CLUB, INC. - K8GE
Adams County Ohio area

NOTICE BOARD

 

NEXT CLUB MEETING TUESDAY, September 9, 2014

The September 9th meeting will be held at our normal meeting room,

at the ABCAP Senior Nutrition Center, in West Union, OH,

across from the front steps of the Adams County Courthouse.

The meeting begins at 7:00 PM please try to attend.



If you are not currently a DeForest ARC member please consider joining our club. Dues is $15 for FULL membership

or a FAMILY membership is $20.

If you are a licensed HAM and live in Adams County, Ohio,

AND you are in the United States militaty,

your membership is PAID-IN-FULL for the years

you are full-time military, that is our THANK-YOU to you!

We hope you will join us.


The NET CONTROL STATIONS for 2014

 

JAN: N8XGP, Ridney

FEB: KB8OMG, Barry

MAR: N8YWX, Kim

APR: KC8LVE, Pat

MAY: KC8LVE, Pat

JUN: WB8IOW, Jerry

JUL: N8YWX, Kim

AUG: KE8FK, Ed

SEP: N8XGP, Ridney

OCT: KB8OMG, Barry

NOV: WB8IOW, Jerry

DEC: N8HIA, Barbara

The 2014 Executive Committee - January 1 through December 31, 2014

 

President: Ridney Lorenz N8XGP

Vice-President: Kim Paquette N8YWX

Secretary: Jerry Paquette WB8IOW

Treasurer: Ed Lock, KE8FK


CLUB ACTIVITIES

Please Join Us at our Club Meetings

Usually at 7:00 PM at at ABCAP Senior Nutrition Center, West Union, Ohio
across from the front steps of the Adams County courthouse on the second Tuesday
of March, June, September, and December.
Note: Normally the June meeting is a picnic/meeting held at the Field Day site.

Other activities of the Club include Emergency Communications Exercises with different Organizations, so that in a real Emergency the members will be ready to provide back-up communications. We also assist the Adams County Emergency Management Agency by providing back-up communications throughout the Adams County area, whenever needed.


TEST SESSIONS

Test Sessions are scheduled whenever needed, whenever requested by a potential ham
or when a ham wants to upgrade, usually within a two-week period of the request.


Silent Key Memorial

previous members of DeForest ARC

(and the earlier name, Adams "&" Brown Counties AREC)


Nets

         Weekly Net Control Procedure

         Severe Weather Spotter Report(s) Form

         Form for receiving bulletins fron NWS

Repeaters in the West Union SkyWarn Net area


CLUB DOCUMENTS

         Articles of Incorporation

         Bylaws

         Constitution

         Information about our club

         Membership Application - DeForest A.R.C.


Emergency Services

  Adams County, Ohio Government Web Portal

  Ohio Emergency Management Agency

  Serve Ohio (including Citizens Corps of Ohio)

  Federal Emergency Management Agency

  The 2012 Emergency Response Guidebook (ERG2012) The file is about 4.5 Mb in size.

  Red Cross


Ham Radio Links

         American Radio Relay League

         Cincinnati WARN & many other area HAM clubs

         Great Lakes Division Page

         Ohio ARRL Page

         GRANT AMATEUR RADIO CLUB

         GREATER MASON COUNTY AMATEUR RADIO ASSOCIATION

         NETS - traffic, etc.

         OSSBN Ohio Single SideBand Net

         Queen City Emergency Net

         University of Arkansas - U.S. Amateur Radio Callsign Lookup Page

         QRZ Amateur Radio Callsign Lookup Page

         Amateur Radio Information on YAHOO


Weather

         NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE - WILMINGTON OHIO

         National Warnings Area

         CNN - Radar image for North Central North America

         The Weather Channel