About the Club
Our club is based in Mt. Vernon, Illinois and includes members from Jefferson, Wayne, & Washington counties in Southern Illinois. We are an ARRL Affiliated Club. Our repeater is 147.135+ MHZ with an 88.5 PL Tone and our club call sign is KB9KDE. The Club meets the third Tuesday of each month except for December. The Club sponsors VE Exam sessions the third Saturday of each even numbered month, registration is required.
|Vice President||Nicholas Skaggs||N9BIG|
|Disaster Plan Committee Chair||Keith Hertenstein||KB9HOC|
|Activities Director / Club Trustee||James Hertenstein||WT9K|
|Website Manager||Keith Hertenstein||KB9HOC|
Weather Spotter Training:
February 22nd, 2022 - 6:30 PM Mt. Vernon Outland Airport Registration is required. See Paducah NOAA Skywarn Spotter training schedule for information. Click Here to register.
Click here for upcoming Weather Spotter training & Skywaern Information
ARCOM 2 Meter Net:
Each Monday night at 8:00 PM local time on 147.135 ARCOM repeater 88.5 PL Tone
at Mt. Vernon Outland Airport.
Next Tentative Test Session:
October 16th, 2021
*Registration must be received no later than 1 week in advance. For registration information click here.