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The Piney Hills Amateur Radio Association is a

ARRL Affiliated Club

Piney Hills Amateur Radio Association

Dedicated to encouraging the enjoyment of our fine hobby

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 North Louisiana. We meet on the first Thursday of each month in Ruston, LA at China Wok Restaurant,  601 South Vienna St.

Most members begin arriving at 5:30 PM to enjoy a fine meal and social time while others come only for a visit and the meeting at 6:30 PM. 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 Louisiana!

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.

   

Club Meetings

Our club meetings are the first Thursday night of each month. At the China Wok, all are welcome!

China Wok

MONGOLIAN GRILL
601 South Vienna St., Ruston, LA
(318) 251-8378
 

We will begin gathering together between 5:00 and 5:30 pm 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.

Club Officers

President                                               Jerry W. Darnell AD5AQ  318-680-9204

Vice-President                                      <vacant> 

Treasurer                                             Taylor Mack KF5ZJZ

Secretary                                              <vacant>

                     

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!!!IT IS BE RUSTON HOT DOG SOCIAL TIME!!!

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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

PAVILION L-5

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 maryann@jmendez.us so we can make sure we have enough vittles

ALSO

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

KQ5T         444.350+

CLUB AFFILIATED REPEATERS

AD5AQ      Ruston Lincoln Parish     444.875+ pl 94.8 up and operational

W5HGT    Ruston Lincoln Parish     145.190-  pl 94.8 up and operational

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 

W5KGT      444.700

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Jerry W. Darnell AD5AQ webmaster  a318-680-9204

A good time was had by all that attended.