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The Amateur Radio Club of Augusta

WHO ARE WE?

The Amateur Radio Club of Augusta is a Special Service Club and is affiliated with the American Radio Relay League (ARRL). Our club call is W4DV. Our repeater is located in Trenton, South Carolina and is on a tower height of 700 feet and has wide range coverage.

We have been chartered since 1957.

We participate in numerous club special events and sponsor a local Hamfest annually. We offer assistance for those who are unlicensed and for those wanting to upgrade.

We hold monthly club meetings located at the H2U building in back of Doctors Hospital in Augusta. You do not have to be a member or licensed to attend our meetings. Our meetings are open to everyone and we welcome all visitors.

Our membership consists of many knowledgeable men and woman and have traditional values of radio communications. Our members also have additional interest and participate in ARES, DXing, and Skywarn communications.

We welcome new members and would certainly welcome any suggestions and comments you may have. If you are interested in becoming a member download the membership application  or attend our monthly general meeting and fill out a membership application.

TECHNICIAN LICENSE CLASS

November 13th & 14th, testing on the 15th

Technician License Class on November 13th and 14th from 6 pm to 10 pm each evening and a review from 8 am to 10 am followed by testing at 10:30 am on November 15th. Evening classes and testing will be held at the SC ETV Telecommunications Center, 1041 George Rogers Blvd, Columbia, SC. The Classes are free there is a $10.00 charge for testing. Please bring cash and a photo ID on Saturday for the test session. Tara Thomas will take reservations at tthomas@scetv.org. Questions? Call 803-737-3500.

The Augusta A.R.C. November General Meeting.

Tuesday November 18, 2014

November is election month for 2015 Officers and Directors.

Eligibility to vote at the November elections.

Club dues paid in full by October 31st.

Contact Stan KE4PKB to receive an absentee ballot. Absentee ballots must be received back by Friday November 12th

Contact Stan by E-mail: ke4pkb@yahoo.com

November General Meeting Program.

Dick KD4CK

Presentation and discussion of digital radios and PSK.

October general meeting nomination results.

Officers

                                   Current                          Nominated

                 President  Chris KK4NXA    Chris KK4NXA,  JD AI4WS

        Vice President  Ray KJ4HZ          Ray KJ4HZ,  Danny KE4RAP

                Secretary                               Shannon KK4MED

               Treasurer   Tom  KF4ITM

Directors

                                   1yr.    Chuck W4MEW

                                    2yr.    Walter W4EFS

                                   3yr.    Joe KK4RHJ  Nominated

                     defacto Dir.   *Earl KG4HIQ  Nominated

*(To Assume Office if Current President Is Reelected)

2014 Ham of the Year nominees

                   KI4NFJ – Dave Falls,  K9NWS – Steven Naglic

                  KD4CK – Dick Embry,  Deborah Brown

                  KJ4HZ – Ray Gannaway,  NJ4L – Mark Foster

                  KK4MED – Shannon Covington,  AK4NZ – Cy Kurtz

Hamfest

Stone Mountain Hamfest

November 1st and 2nd

Gwinnett County Fairgrounds

Saturday 8:00 am to 4:00 pm

Sunday 8:00 am to 2:00 pm

Website: stonemountainhamfest.com