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Key City Amateur Radio Club conducts Technician Class

The Key City ARC, Abilene, Texas will conduct a Technician Class starting Saturday March 3, 2018.  Classes will be held at the Abilene Regional Hospital, Women Center starting at 8 a.m.  Classes will run approximately 8 weeks on Saturday mornings.  Contact Mike Roach 325-280-5174 or KF5ZQB@arrl.net


Nolan County Amateur Radio Association Conducts Technician Class

The Nolan County Amateur Radio Association, Sweetwater, Texas will be presenting a Technician Class starting February 13, 2018.  The classes will be held on Tuesday and Thursday evenings from 6 p.m. until 9 p.m at the Nolan County Health Department on the corner of 12th Street and Elm Street .  The training will last four weeks.  Testing will be done the following Tuesday evening.

For more information, please contact Gary Armstrong, KC5NOX at 325-235-4110 or email at kc5nox@arrl.net


Pecos County Amateur Radio Club New Clubhouse and Tower

Pecos County ARC Club President and Pecos County EC Benny Walker, KB5JXO announces that the new clubhouse and tower are now available for use.  This facility will also be used as an ARES Operations Center when needed.

The clubhouse contains a Radio Room and a Meeting room .  Outside is a 40 foot Tower.

Club members participating included:

Benny Walker-KB5JXO-Club President/ EC
Dwayne Bonham-KF5MSQ
Richard McGee-N5DLX-Vice President
Donald Lannom-KB5GLA
Joe Hallford-W5BQZ
Larry Mercado-KC5SLN
Robbie Dominguez-KF5AEJ-Secretary/Treasurer
Darren Hodges- KF5PEJ
Colby Taylor- KG5FYZ
Herb Rabinowitz-KG5EHO