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“Amateur Radio Community Service”

P O Box 75

Paintsville, KY. 41240

Minutes for Meeting

November 4, 2021 Thursday




There were 10 attendees at this meeting.  \


No exams were given.


Meeting was called to order by Frank Wells at 6:55.


We then said the Pledge to Allegiance.


 The minutes were read by Ron Grossl.


The treasurer's report was read by Austin Denyer in which he reported our current funds  and that we had 30 paid members.


 Decrease in funds was due to PO Box rental fee


A motion to accept both reports was made and passed.


John Hager reported on our plans to operate a Special Event station at Loretta Lynn’s Homeplace in Butcher Holler.  The event


will take place April 14, 2022 and will commemorate her 90th birthday.  Our call sign will be K4L.  A motion was made and passed


 to pay for the QSL cards that will be sent to those who request one.


Several announcements were made:


Winter Field Day is going to be January 29 and 30th, 2022.  We do plan to participate using the Oil Springs Fire Station #2 at


Paintsville Lake.


Frank Wells reported that the check in count for the Friendship net is 5204 for the year.


Also, the KY DMR net meets at 8:00 pm every Thursday night on the KY statewide talkgroup of 3121.


A class for obtaining a Technician license is being held each Tuesday night at the Nippa Mormon Church and starts at 6:30 pm.


In the interest of promoting our club, a motion was made and passed to give a free membership for the remainder of each year


to anyone passing a license exam at our meetings.



Officer elections will be held at our December meeting.


Richard Salisbury gave a presentation of his Chameleon End Fed antenna for protable operation.  Rich has used the antenna for


several POTA activations.



Meeting was then adjourned  at 8:07