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EMA SUPPORT REPEATERS

KF4GZI Linked Repeater System
Lauderdale County

LINKED SYSTEM
146.610 100 Hz PL Colbert Hts AENJ
444.150 100 Hz PL North of Florence
442.025 203.5 Hz PL Rogersville
442.125 100 Hz PL Waterloo
444.000 100 Hz PL Downtown Florence

STAND ALONE
147.320 100 Hz PL North of Florence
145.370 100 Hz PL Waterloo
444.125 100 Hz PL Colbert Hts

KE4GOG Colbert Co.
146.880 103.5 Hz PL EMA SKYWARN

WX4FC Franklin Co.
146.160 Russellville
147.210 103.5 Hz PL Spruce Pine Mtn
147.360 103.5 Hz PL

Huntsville Area Repeaters

ARRL ALABAMA SECTION

JVann Martin W4JVM Section Manager


 

Field Day

Field Day is done!
Statistics to follow soon!
 


TRAINING

Technician Class Training
Session 2 August 22, 2017 at 7:00pm
Topics: Control, Mind the Rules, and Technician Frequencies
Location:
Florence Fire Academy
4648 Chisholm Road
Florence, AL 35630
Contact: Gary Allmond (AI4QC)  


NEXT CLUB MEETINGS

Friday September 1st, 5PM
Florence First Friday!
We will be somewhere on Court Street.
Stop by and visit with us


Saturday September 2nd, 9AM
Florence Lauderdale Public Library (FLPL)
ARRL Testing Session
 

Please be aware if you arrive after 09:15am the library staff
will not allow you in the building until 10:00am.
 


Thursday September 21st, 7PM
Colbert EMA
Water Street
Tuscumbia, AL
ARRL Testing Session
 


Saturday October 7nd, 9AM
Florence Lauderdale Public Library (FLPL)
ARRL Testing Session
 

Please be aware if you arrive after 09:15am the library staff
will not allow you in the building until 10:00am.
 


 

OTHER NEWS:

Test results:
Yearly Totals:
New Licensees: 17
Re-instatements of expired license: 1
Upgrades from Technician to General: 8
Upgrades from General to Extra: 5
 
Session Results January 7:
2 New Amateur Licensees
1 upgrade from Technician to General
1 Re-instatement of expired license
January 19:
1 New Amatuer Licensee
February 4:
0 New Amateur Licensees
February 16:
2 New Amateur Licensees
1 upgrade from General to Extra
Several requests for training!
March 4:
2 New Amateur Licensees
1 upgrade from Technician to General
March 9:
1 upgrade from General to Extra
March 16:
1 upgrade from General to Extra
March 20:
1 New Amateur Licensee (Passed both Technician and General!)
April 1:
2 New Amateur Licensees
2 upgrades from Technician to General
April 20:
3 New Amateur Licensees
2 upgrades from Technician to General
May 6:
1 New Amateur Licensee (Passed both Technician and General!)
1 upgrade from General to Extra
May 18:
2 upgrades from Technician to General
June 3:
1 New Amateur Licensee
June 24: (Field Day):
1 upgrade from General to Extra
July 1:
1 New Amateur Licensee
August 17:
1 New Amateur Licensee
 
Will you be our next new licensee or upgrade?
Testing at our first Saturday and
and third Thursday meetings!




ALABAMA EMERGENCY NET "J"
Mon - Fri 6:00 PM Central Time

146.610 MHz 100 Hz Tone (- offset)
The net is an ARES net supporting Colbert,
Franklin, and Lauderdale Counties.



EMERGENCY COMMUNICATIONS AND TRAFFIC

Lauderdale County EMA website and Twitter feed 

Colbert County EMA website and Twitter feed



NATIONAL TRAFFIC SYSTEM
For information on message handling see the

Alabama Traffic Net Mike webpage

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AMATEUR RADIO TESTING
Contact AI4QC Gary for testing info
Question pool site

 
Request a FRN before taking your initial Exam.
Click here!
This alleviates the need to supply your SSN on your application.

 
ARRL VE information:
ARRL VE Manual
ARRL VE Application
MSARC Presentation for ARRL-VE
MSARC Procedures for ARRL-VE Session


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