CoCoRaHS class

The Henry County Office of Emergency Management is hosting a CoCoRaHS class this month.

Please plan to attend if you intend to help with gathering weather data for the CoCoRaHS / Emergency Management programs.
For additional information about CoCoRaHS go to AND

When: December 14th

Henry County EOC
216 South 12th Street
New Castle, IN 47362

Start: 1830 (6:30pm)

End: 2000 (8pm)

August Meeting

Tonight’s meeting will be held at The Henry County Historical Society. 606 S 14th St. New Castle, IN. Please park in the back.

2015 Field Day Results

We want to say a big Thank You to everyone that came out to field day this year. We had a great time even with the cold, windy, rainy weather on Saturday. We had 2 radios on the air and made 1,060 contacts. Here are some of the stats.
80 – 242 contacts – 23%
40 – 549 contacts – 52%
20 – 269 contacts – 20%

KC9QEW – 396 contacts – 37%
KC9SQW – 286 contacts – 27%
KC9QHA – 217 contacts – 20%
KC9RVO – 131 contacts – 12%
KA9JNY – 30 contacts – 3%

2015 Field Day Newspaper Article

We would like to thank Eldon Pitts KA9JNY for writing the article and getting it in the papers. We hope to see everyone at field day this weekend. We go on the air at 1 Saturday afternoon. 2015 Field Day Courier Times Article

2015 Summit Lake Triathlon & 5k

June 2015 Meeting

Just a reminder of the club meeting tonight at the NCHCPL Meeting room A at 7 PM. We will be finishing plans for Field Day and begin planning for the Mt. Summit Triathlon.

2015 NCMM

We would like to say Thank You to those who helped with the New Castle Mini Marathon yesterday. KC9QEW, KC9RVO, KA9JNY, KB9SJZ, KC9FHE, and W9MKA. We would also like to thank KC9SQW and K9NZF for the use of the repeater for the event. For those who helped don’t forget to send in your AAR’s. Thank you again!

May 2015 Meeting

The May meeting will be held on June 1st in the Auditorium of the New Castle Henry County Public Library. The Meeting will start at 7 PM. Will will be finalizing plans for Field Day and AB9MT will be giving a demo on random length wire antennas.

2015 New Castle Mini Marathon

HCARC Net 5-14-15

For tonight’s simplex net the KC9QEW link will be connected to the Dayton Hamvention MegALink. The net will be a special event style net. For more information about the MegALink please visit

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New Meeting Day and Time!!

Club meetings will now be quarterly. We will meet at 7 p.m. the fourth Monday in January, April, July and October, at the club station. Ideas are needed for demonstrations at the meetings. Contact Ben Burris for Location Details.