Field Day 2017 at Caldwell County EOC

Hey everyone The Lenoir Amateur Radio Club will hold FD this year from the Caldwell County EOC, inside and outside.  I hope you will drop by and participate in some way.  If you help, we are paying for dinner.  This usually happens around 6:00 p.m. on Saturday.  Please RSVP and bring something to go with[…]

Re: Woody’s Knob 440 Analog repeater

This information is from Bob Rodgers. 73 de ka4hkk Tom From: Bob Rodgers <> Sent: Friday, March 17, 2017 10:49:55 PM To: ‘David Houser’; Steve Williams; EC Mitchell; Mike Travers; Marvin Hoffman; ‘Larry Deremus’; EC McDowell; Ed Muesch; EC Caldwell Subject: Woody’s Knob 440 Analog repeater   Due to on-going noise and erratic uncontrolled keying,[…]

FCW Technician Radio Class

FCW will host a class to prepare anyone interested in obtaining an entry level Amateur Radio license. The class will meet on three Fridays, January 13, 20, and 27 from 6PM to 8:30PM. Topics include: FCC rules and regulations Electromagnetic (radio) waves Basic Electronics Setting up an Amateur Radio station Station operation Antennas and Propagation[…]

Stand by for Fires

As you may know there was a fire on Zacks Fork RD last week.  I was told by the Assistant Emergency Management Director, Kenneth Teague, that if he had been able to call me, he would have asked for communications at a shelter and for traffic control.  As you know the fire danger is still[…]

Hazmat Exercise at Happy Valley School

The Lenoir Amateur Radio Club and Caldwell ARES and Auxcomm members participated in a Hazmat Exercise today at Happy Valley School.  CERT team members and others got made up to look like victims.  We provided communications from the Incident Command, both ends of Yadkin Valley Rd, mobile dispatch at the school and at the hospital. […]

LARC Monthly Meeting Tonight!

Tonight at 7pm we will have our monthly meeting. We have several interesting things on the itinerary to discuss but the meeting should be on the shorter side as I was unable to procure someone to present. I hope to see you there! Tanner


AS the Emergency Coordinator for Caldwell County I have been approached to make a list of ARES/AUXCOMM members who are able and willing to deploy.  They want a list of who could deploy if activated either locally, branch or state.  Only people who are in the AUXCOMM database will be asked to deploy on a[…]