Monday June 26 2017...New item posted in the Trading Post...Check it out...

Sunday June 25, 2017...This years field day went really well. Over the day we had 30 plus members, visitors and guest. There was more interest this year in operating than we've had in awhile...We had a SSB station set up and also a digital station. Both went strong for 6 hours. We actually beat our last years count of contacts. Keep in mind our mini field day sometime in October...

Field Day Saturday June 24th 2017 at the Regional Park Lake Pavilion...ATTN! Club members attending Field Day, Please bring extra extension cords, fans, box fans, and power strips. In the food and drink category, bring snacks, water melon, ice cream, etc... Non Alcohol! Cold drinks of your choice. Beef Hot Dogs and condiments, Bottled Water and Coffee will be provided..Anything you think we might need, that will help make the day more enjoyable...

Amateur Radio Week Proclamation presentation June 20th 2017 6pm at City Hall, Where we have our meetings.... As many of the MCARC members, that can, please attend...It will only take a few minutes...Thanks...

Our Next Event Field Day Saturday June 24th 2017 at the Regional Park Lake Pavilion...We will only be there for the day, from 8am til around 8pm. This will be more of a social event, It is not a contest. For those that want to Operate. We will have a Digital and CW station set up and also a SSB station. There will be food and fellowship. So come on out and enjoy...

Friday June 16, 2017... For Sale... I have a LDG, M-7700 for sale. It is a SWR/watt meter with a large face. The wire from the meter to the radio is with it but no power cord to power the background light. Meter was specifically made for Icom 7700 transceiver. It is no longer made by LDG. $35.00 423-462-5724, _Sparky720@gmx.com_ Bill W4WPL

Knoxville Hamfest! This Saturday June 17 2017...Please talk up The MCARC Hamfest...You can print some flyers and take to hand out. You'll find our flyer... Here

Monday June 12, 2017 Reminder! Club Meeting this evening. 7pm at City Hall Court Room...

ARRL June VHF Contest: 1800Z, Jun 10 to 0259Z, Jun 12...I have reports that 6 meters has been opening and this would be a good time to try out 6 meters and 2 meters. It will be fun and easy. The exchange is only your 4-character grid square...Get Info Here Here

Hamfest...Fort Payne AL... June 10th 2017...For more Info, Check Hamfest Calendar, before driving... Get Info Here Here

Special Event Station N4M Oak Ridge Secret City Festival June 2 and 3... Please see Info page Here

Thursday June 1st 2017...Atlanta Hamfest, This Saturday, June 3, 2017. 8:00 am to 3:00 pm. At Jim Miller Park located in Marietta, GA. Information is Here

Thursday June 1st 2017...From Bill W4WPL...The McMinn County Amateur Radio Club Emergency trailer has been returned to it's roosting place at Athens Fire Station #2 on Congress Parkway.

Thursday June 1st 2017...Removed The May blog and started the June blog...Any post during the month that you would like to save, just copy, paste and save..