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KARS General Meeting – Monday, August 14, 2017

August 21st, 2017 Comments off

• Meeting called to order at 7:30 PM
• The Pledge of Allegiance was recited.
• HF Digital Modes presentation by Jeff MacMillian – KG5LRP. Link to the presentation to be posted on the KARS website (http://www.katyars.com/).
• BOD Minutes were read and approved. Michael D. raised the motion, Bob B. seconded and BOD minutes were approved.
• New member application: Paul Smith – KT4WHL, unanimous approval by club membership.
• Acknowledgement of KARS members that recently completed CERTS training: Dan-K5DAF, Jimmy-W5ZTX, Mark-N5YUS, Paul-KT4WHL, and Tom-AE5TG.
• Discussion re: KARS logo. Majority of members would support changing the logo. For those that are interested in designing a new logo, the decision was to present those logos at the September meeting for the members to vote on. Whatever logo is determined to be the club’s logo will be sent, via digital format, to hamthreads.com. The use of hamthreads.com will allow KARS members to purchase, at their convenience, various apparel items (shirts, caps, jackets, etc.) with the club logo at a reduced cost.
• Net Control Operator assignments from August 15 – September 19:
Date  Net Control Operator
Aug 15  Andrew Siverly
Aug 22  George Graves
Aug 29  Dan Fawvor
Sept 5  Mark Bing
Sept 12  Carlisle Rodriquez
Sept 19  David McMasters

• There were 26 members and 4 visitors in attendance.
• Meeting adjourned at 8:25 PM.
Treasurer’s Report – Raul Ramos: Current Balance = $3023.92
Upcoming Public Service events: Scott Reeve: Town Lake Triathlon – Sept 4th; Tour de Cure – Sept 23rd.

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