September 2018 Edition



   
 


MCARC Meeting Sept. 10th 2018

President Danny Jones called the meeting to order:
Michael led us in prayer:
Kenny led the Pledge of Allegiance:
Roll call had 17 members and 3 guest to take test:

Darris set in for Sec. Mike and read the minutes: Motion was made and voted on to accept the minutes.

Cliff read the treasure report and said we had a balance at this time of $2218.49 and in Petty cash $157.16
Motion was made and voted on to accept the treasure report.

Repeater Committee: Dale reported that the No Pone repeaters are down waiting repair 
and the others at AUB and Star Mtn are Ok:

Website Committee: Darris reported that he had paid Coast Land Tech for our website hosting and 
Cliff refunded his money which was $49.00 dollars for 1 year.

Activity Committee: Steve reported he had been in touch with the Monroe County Senior Citizens
and Friends and the Tellico Plains Pilots Association about there Annual Fly-In 
and BBQ fundraiser on Sept 29th 2018. Also Darris is to check about the Pumpkin Run to see 
if there will be a conflict with the Time and Dates of the two Events. Steve talked with 
Jimmy Liner about the Christmas parade and our participation on Dec 3 2018.

School Stations: Danny is working to get a station set up at The Riceville School. Steve is also trying 
to create interest at the Christ Legacy Acadamy and Fairview School.

Net Committee: Doc reported that the 441.800 Monday night net will start at 8:30pm The 147.060 will be
at 8:45pm and the 442.275 will be at 9:00pm. Also, Michael corrected our net schedule and frequencies at ARRL.

Club Trailer Committee: Reed and Darris cleaned the trailer and charged the battery on the generator.

Fund Raising Committee: Doc needs some suggestions on what we can do to raise money for the club.
He will report about this at the October meeting

Old Business: Chris made a motion to pay Reed the remainder of the cost of the Service Monitor. 
Cliff wrote a check for $340 dollars to Reed. The service monitor is now paid in full.   

New Old Business: Dale suggested that we may need to reavaluate our repeaters and asked for suggestions. 
There was much discussion concerning the topic. 

Michael ask about our club insurance and what it covered. Steve said he would check the policy.

Motion was made to adjourn.

 

    




UPCOMING EVENTS:
Hamfests:
See http://www.mcminnarc.com/festcalendar.html
Club Events See http://www.mcminnarc.com/events.html

Till next month, 73, and Gud DX!