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The Bella Vista Radio Club (BVRC) welcomes you to the NW Arkansas, SW Missouri and NE Oklahoma Area.

Celebrating 25 Years of Service in 2019!
25 years! ARRLAC
Welcome to these new club members Since April!

Bonner Tindle, KI5DUV, Rogers, AR.    Bill Dean, AC0QU, Bella Vista, AR.
Bill Reineka, KG5TNY, West Fork, AR.    Shane Fitzmaurice, KG5ZBQ, Rogers, AR.
Sonya Dawson (No call yet)    Noel Morris, NM5AB, Springdale, AR.
Molly Behrens, KI5EQO, Garfield, AR.    Randy Rose, KI5EQS, Prarie Grove, AR.
Ryan McGuffin, KW5ARC, Rogers, AR.    Greg Turner, K5GJT, Pea Ridge, AR.
Susan Walker, KI5CXH, Cave Springs, AR.

Next Club Meeting is 7:00 p.m. Thursday, June 6th, 2019.
We will have a presentation by Bill Kennamer, K5FUV, on "DX-101".

And congratulations to these Amateur Radio Operators for passing their tests!

W5ZQI  Shane Fitzmaurice, Rogers, AR. Passed General
KW5ARC Ryan McGuffin, Rogers, AR. Passed General
KI6HEM Reginald Greenwood, Rogers, AR. Passed General
Sonya Dawson, Pineville, MO. Passed Technician
Patrick Geels, Fayetteville, AR. Passed Technician
Tristan Hardy, Rogers, AR. Passed Technician

Next VE Test Session is 2:00 p.m. Saturday, June 8th, 2019.

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Club Officers

President  Glenn Kilpatrick - WB5L Email

Vice President  Chris Deibler - KG5SZQ Email

Secretary  Wayne Patton - K5UNX Email

Treasurer  Marc Whittlesey - WKYZ Email

Technical Officer  Steve Werner - K5SAW Email

Public Information Officer  Ron Evans - K5XK Email

Repeater Trustee  Fred Lemley - K5QBX Email

Member at Large  Ken Mummery - K6RLA Email

Appointed Chair Persons

VE Testing Committee  Glenn Kilpatrick - WB5L Email

Repeater Committee  Fred Lemley - K5QBX Email

Membership Committee  Ron Evans - K5XK Email

Emergency Communications Committee  Chuck Healy - WCEH  Email

HAM-101 Committee  Gregg Doty - KF5ZIM  Email

Social Media Committee  Sheila Katz - KE0VQM  Email

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Field Day Photos, courtesy of KM5FY and K5XK


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