Local Repeaters

Local Repeaters
145.490 (+) 141.3 - Tupelo K5VGK 147.075 (+) 103.5 - Tupelo W5NEM 145.450 (-) 192.8 - Fulton WX5P
444.950 (+) DSTAR - Tupelo N5VGK 147.240 (+) 100 - Tupelo K5TUP 443.200 (+) DMR - Amory AD5T
146.940 (-) 192.8 - Amory KB5DWX 145.150 (-) 156.7 FUSION - Guntown WJ5D

Tuesday, July 11, 2023

Meeting Tonight

Greetings everyone,

Sorry for the late reminder about tonight's meeting. We will meet at 6:30 p.m. at the clubhouse. No specific topics on the agenda this month, so bring any new gadgets or stories about new contacts that you made. I look forward to seeing you all there.

Northeast Mississippi Radio Amateurs, Inc
PO Box 261
Mooreville, MS  38857

Monday, July 10, 2023

July 15th, VE Testing at Fulton

It's that time again folks!!
UP SATURDAY JULY 15TH, 2023!!!!!!!!
JULY 15, 2023 - VE Testing!!!!!
We will be having VE testing at the NEMRA, Inc club room Saturday July15th l, 2023 beginning at 9am. We start at 9 am. We will be at the Old Fulton Grammar School located at 603 S Cummings St in Fulton, MS in the NEMRA club room. Look for the red testing sign for the entrance to the old school house (south side).
There is NO FEE for the testing, please bring at least 2 types of ID, one needs to be a state issued photo ID, a copy of your current license and any CSCE's not reflected in your current license (example, took general test yesterday, passed, and want to take extra today and the general upgrade has not been processed and posted yet).
As of Jan 1, 2021, Laurel VEC will no longer accept Social Security Numbers, FRN Only. The SS# entry has been removed from the application process and the session report. YOU MUST HAVE A FRN OR A VALID CALL SIGN OR YOU CANNOT TEST.
VERY IMPORTANT!!!! NOTE: If you are testing for the Technician license, PLEASE, follow the instructions below:
The FCC has begun the implementation of the $35 fee for Amateur Radio licenses !!
If you don't have an FRN, go to:
You will need to:
1) Register in CORES (in the middle)
2) Verify your email address and log in
3) Register for a new FRN
● You will need access to your email
● Username must be an email address
● Use your LEGAL NAME. Do not use NICKNAMES.
● Enter your Social Security Number without dashes
Once you have your FRN, click the Username Login button.
Click the Register FRN and complete the process.
You MUST have an FCC Registration Number (FRN) for your application.
If you have an Amateur (Ham) or GMRS License, you already have an FRN go to : http://wireless2.fcc.gov/UlsApp/UlsSearch/searchLicense.jsp to get your number if needed.
You must first register with the FCC and obtain a FRN before you can test. We do not accept social security numbers any more. You must bring your FRN number with you for the testing paperwork, as this is the only number you will have to complete the application (No social Security Numbers).
Please contact Bobby at w1law@yahoo.com or John at k5fy.usa@gmail.com for more information or notification that you intend to test that day.
Walk-ins are accepted however, we Prefer to know if you intend to take the test and make sure that you have your FRN prior to coming to Fulton so please RSVP as soon as possible.

Please go to www.laurelvec.com for more testing sessions for your area and go to www.w5nem.org for a complete list of scheduled exams on our blog calendar for NEMRA along with other club information.
We look forward to seeing you there and Good Luck and 73!!
Northeast Mississippi Radio Amateurs, Inc
PO Box 261
Mooreville, MS  38857

Thursday, July 6, 2023

Thursday night WX net

Hello All!!
Just a friendly Reminder for all local amateurs.
The local SkyWarn weather net will meet tonight, (Thursday), at 7pm on the Fulton repeater, 145.450 (-.6) offset and a PL tone of 192.8.
We look forward to any amateur radio operator or station who wishes to participate.
Hope to SEE/HEAR you all there!
See ya'll tonight and 73 to all!!
Please pass this information on to your friends and fellow Hams. If they are not on the email list, just have them send an email to nemra.inc@gmail.com, with the subject line "add to email" and request to be added to the general mail list for all club announcements. That's all they have to do.

Northeast Mississippi Radio Amateurs, Inc
PO Box 261
Mooreville, MS  38857