We are just learning about one of our members that became a Silent Key. Olin W5BCB of Joshua TX became a SK on June 8. His obituary is on the Silent Key page.
New to the Web Site
A list of hurricane and emergency frequencies is now on the web site on the QST page.
The 2016 Picnic will be held on May 28 at the SPJST Lodge in Beyersville /Taylor, Texas. More information will be on this site closer to picnic time.
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.