The Piney Hills Amateur Radio Association is a
ARRL Affiliated Club
Piney Hills Amateur Radio Association
The Piney Hills Amateur Radio Association, " PHARA" is a non-profit corporation dedicated to "enjoying" the hobby of amateur radio and mentoring new "hams" in the Piney Hills Country of
Most members begin arriving at to enjoy a fine meal and social time while others come only for a visit and the meeting at . If you are in the area make a call on either machine to find the location and come on down to join us. We are the Friendliest Ham Club In
Monday Night Net
We have a 2 meter “Emergency Training Net” each and every Monday night at 7:00 p.m. on 147.120 MHz 94.8 pl.
Our club meetings are the first Thursday night of each month. At the China Wok,
We will begin gathering together between 5:00 and for a meal together, social time and a short business meeting at 6:30.
All are invited to attend to meet and get acquainted.
W5YI VE TESTING
As a public service to the local Ham Community, the Piney Hills Amateur Radio Association host monthly testing sessions at the China Wok Restaurant after our monthly club meeting. We offer testing for all license classes. Directions or talk-in, 147.120 MHz 94.8 pl. Please contact our Contact VE , Taylor Mack KD5ZJZ. Our Club VE's Jerry Darnell AD5AQ at 318-255-5200, Brandon Durden N5WLG at 318-255-3542, Debbie Christian KD5RWQ, James Christian W5JC, Charlie Edwards WC5K, Mark Colvin KB5XV, Dennis Morse AD5YX, and Deryl Sullivan WD5GBD .
Visiting VE's Mac Redman KA5JNL and Larry LaBorde N5ASA.
President Jerry W. Darnell AD5AQ 318-680-9204
Treasurer Taylor Mack KF5ZJZ
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The SIXTH ANNUAL PHARA
FAMILY PICNIC & CATFISH FRY!!!
PLEASE BRING THE FAMILY!!!
THE WIFE, THE HUSBAND, THE GIRL FRIEND, THE BOY FRIEND,
AND THE KIDS
THERE WILL FUN AND FELLOWSHIP FOR EVERYONE
THERE ARE PLAY GROUNDS FOR THE KIDS
FISHING, HIKING, WALKING, AND BIKING TRAILS
OCTOBER 8, 2016
AT LINCOLN PARISH PARK
All former and current Piney Hills Amateur Radio Association club members and anyone that is interested becoming a amateur radio operator is welcome. We are also inviting Lincoln Parish Fire and Law Enforcement Officers to come as our guests. Please bring the family. The club will furnish the fried catfish, French fries, and hush puppies, we ask everyone to bring a cover dish. Just RSVP with Mary Ann Mendez.
We will have coffee and doughnuts for the early birds.
We will have a HF station and a 2 Meter station setup again this year.
We made many contacts last year!!
Come early if you would like to help with putting up the antennas.
Please kindly RSVP with MaryAnn Mendez 318-497-3535 firstname.lastname@example.org so we can make sure we have enough vittles
We will have VE testing available for all license classes!!
Please have a photo copy of you photo ID
Please have a photo copy of your current license for license upgrades
Please have $14.00 in cash for the testing fee
The talk in frequency is 147.12+ 94.8 tone
CLUB SPONSORED REPEATERS
WC5K 147.120+ pl 94.8/94.8
CLUB AFFILIATED REPEATERS
W5JC Bernice 147.075+ pl 127.3
W5JC Bernice 145.330- pl 127.3
W5KGT 147.135+ pl 127.3 North Louisiana Linking System www.w5kgt.com
Jerry W. Darnell AD5AQ webmaster a318-680-9204
A good time was had by all that attended.