The 2015 Picnic will be held on May 30 at the SPJST Lodge in Beyersville /Taylor, Texas. Partial information is now available on the Picnic Page. More info will be added to the page closer to the Picnic.
We have unfortunately lost another net member. John N5YEN of Brownwood TX became a SK on May 5. His obit is on the Silent Key Page.
On the air Net elections were conducted by Newt W5DAD on April 24. We appreciate Newt serving as election chairman for the Net. He received no nominations prior to election day and the current slate of officers agreed to serve another year. The current slate of officers were approved.
New CW Nets
Two new CW nets have been formed in OK and they would appreciate your support. For info contact Howard WD5IDB or click here.
A new item to the Web Site is a list of first time check ins to the net and those that have been away for awhile. See the QST page for the link. Our thanks to our hard working Net Secretary, Alan N5MSE, for his work in putting this list together and the Net Controls for getting the calls to him.
The schedule for the 2015 tornado season is not yet available but the NOAA site is still active. This link will contain class schedules to help prepare you for the upcoming season. Thanks to John KF5IOU for sending this list to us.
Logo Patches Available
The 7290 Traffic Net patches are now available. The cost and the selling price is $2.00 each. Details along with a picture of the actual patch can be seen here.
On the air Traffic Training
The response to the on the air training has been good so it will continue until further notice. The training will be held on the first Wednesday and the following Saturday of each month at 9:30 and 12 noon. The training material that will be followed is available on this site under training.
CERT training information for the Dallas area is on the QST Page.