Club Minutes July 14 , 2014

Meeting called to order by President Herb Champion, KG4BJH

Herb invited members present to introduce themselves and give their call sign.


Roll Call of Officers:

President: Herb Champion, KG4BJH in attendance

Vice President: David Mize, KK4HQT in attendance

Secretary / Treasurer, Michael Krueger, KI40XX in attendance

Repeater Trustee: David Drummond, W4MD not in attendance



Membership:             Signed in on sign-in sheet



Old Business:

             Review of Field Day, see Program for the Evening



New Business:

TARC profile was updated on, an interesting note; TARC has been an affiliate member since November 20, 1953.

Everett Sharp, N8CNP suggested that the club look into using the new Archery Pavilion on North Ridge Road as a possible site for next year’s Field Day. David Mize, KK4HQT will investigate this and report back at or next meeting.


Treasures Report: by Michael Krueger, KI4OXX

Club Account reconciled, 1 check for $22.15 for shipping amp back to manufacture, David Drummond and 1 check for $279.81 for Field Day Supplies (food & water) Todd Kirby.

Tommy Howell, KG4MPU reported that our Web Site / Domain renewal is due.

We had 2 renewals at Field and a contribution to the Repeater Fund.

Our membership stands at 38 Regular & 9 Family giving us a total of 47 paid members.


Repeater Trustee / Net Manager: by David Drummond, W4MD

No report



Guest Speaker / Program for the Evening:


Todd Kirby Reviewed the contacts completed at this year’s Field (see second page) and showed photos of the setup, operating and take down activities during the day.

Tommy Howell Jr. videoed an interview with the Northport Mayor, Bobby Herndon and On the Air Action. David Mize produced a video of the day’s activities.


Field Day 2014 Contact Results