KY4ARC meets monthly on the First Thursday of the month at the Mayo Methodist Church (325 Third Street), Paintsville, Kentucky at 7:00p.m. (2300z).  VE testing starts at 6:00pm (2200z) by previous appointment. Come early if want to fellowship with others. For those who use\ GPS, the co-ordinance is 37° 48' 58.61"N by 82° 48' 26.25"W.


 Anyone interested in Ham radio is welcome to attend any meeting.

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“Amateur Radio Community Service”

P O Box 75

Paintsville, KY. 41240

Minutes for Meeting

April 5th, 2018 Thursday


1 person took the Technician class license and passed.

Meeting was called to order at 7:00 by Vice President Ken Robinson.

There were sixteen attendees at this meeting.


Minutes for the March meeting were read by Ron Grossl.

Treasurer’s report was read by Austin Denyer 

Also, he reported that we have 22 paid members at this time.


Motion was made and passed to accept both reports.


Old Business


Preparations for our hamfest were discussed and a motion was made and passed to spend around $450 for prizes.  The prizes are to be:

                 An MD-380 for uhf

                 An MD-380 for vhf

                 2 Baofeng HT’s

                 A 2 meter mobile antenna

                 A 100 foot roll of coax


The purpose of choosing the prizes this early was so that they could be put on the Hamfest Flyer that we will start passing out as soon as possible.


Ross and Ken are working on the Louisa DMR repeater, but need an old piece of software to program the GE Master III repeater.




New Business


The Ham of the Quarter for the second quarter of 2018 was chosen to be Ron Grossl  N4RLG.


Motion to adjourn was made and passed at 8:45


Ron Grossl  (Secretary)    N4RLG

Congratulations to Janie Wells who passed the Technician class license and did not miss a single question on the 35 question exam.  Welcome to the hobby Janie.