Tuesday, July 5, 2016

Newest Handbook Give Away Winner and More..

Hey Gang,
First let me say that I sincerely hope that everyone had a wonderful and SAFE Independence Day (4th of July)!!

WOW.. we had such an overwhelming response this past month for the Handbook Give Away. We had over 2,000 entries. Now, I want to congratulate the most recent winner..  Becky Numbers, KC8NQE of Lancaster!!  Congratulations Becky!! The handbook will be going out to you yet today.

In other news..
>>  Have you seen the latest edition of Dales Tales? It was posted for all to see just last night. It is filled with a great deal of important information for all of us. Here’s a link to go view it..  http://wa8efk.blogspot.com

>> Are you getting those emails from me? If not, all you have to do is to  >> Opt-In <<  to receive them. Heck, just send me an email n8sy@n8sy.com, and I will add you to the mailing list. There is a link to do this on the Ohio Section website, it is on the bottom left corner.. For your convenience, here’s a direct link to it:  http://arrl-ohio.org/forwarder/forwarding.html   I urge all of you to make sure that everyone, regardless of whether they are a League member or not, get signed up for one of these options. You can always Opt-Out at any time if you feel this is not what you were expecting. 

>>  Field Day Pictures.. I’ve posted even more pictures since the beginning of the month up there as well. If you have not seen them yet, you really need to.. Who knows, you may even be featured in one of those pictures! http://arrl-ohio.org/fd/index.php    I did travel to 14 different Field Day Sites, I would have gone to more, but I simply ran out of time. I drove just under a 1,000 miles to be with all of you at your sites.

>>  Upcoming Hamfests
* 07/10/2016 | 20/9 Radio Club Hamfest 2016
   Location: Austintown, OH
   Website: http://20over9.org

 * 07/16/2016 | NOARSfest 2016
   Location: Elyria, OH
  Sponsor: Northern Ohio Amateur Radio Society
   Website: http://www.wp.noars.net/

 * 07/17/2016 | Van Wert Hamfest
  Location: Van Wert, OH
  Van Wert Amateur Radio Club
  Website: http://w8fy.org

*08/06/2016 | Columbus Hamfest / ARRL Ohio Section Conference
Location:  Grove City, OH  << This is a NEW location
Voice of Aladdin Amateur Radio Club (W8FEZ) / ARRL Ohio Section

>>  Lastly..  I’m always available for you if you have any questions, concerns or would just like to sit and chat awhile.  Call or write me Scott Yonally, N8SY (419) 512-4445 or  n8sy@n8sy.com  

73,   Scott, N8SY..