Monthly Club Meeting

Submitted by k5rfl on Thu, 07/09/2020 - 11:19

The Magnolia ARC monthly meeting will take place at 7 PM this evening in the 2nd floor Board Room at the Oktibbeha County EOC, downtown Starkville.  We will again be using Zoom for this meeting as well.  If you do not have a link and would like to receive one, please email me at and I will send a link to you.

ARRL Field Day- Lunch on Saturday- June 27th

Submitted by k5rfl on Wed, 06/24/2020 - 14:02

At this point, aside from the main course of leg quarters, here are the food items people plan to bring for lunch on Field Day Saturday. If you can bring something else, or would like to, please let me know. email 73!

 W5HNZ         Joey                 Let him know if we need anything

 K5BAK          Doug               Pasta Salad

K5DDT           John                Baked Beans 2 large pans

Amateur Radio Week kicks off Saturday

Submitted by k5rfl on Wed, 06/17/2020 - 16:14

Amateur Radio week kicks off with breakfast at Vowell's on Saturday morning, June 21st at 8 AM.  We've got a week full of nets, a fox hunt, and Field Day activities.  Check out the calendar on the Events  page for details.  There is something for everyone and we hope you'll take part in some way.  MFJ is putting together a certificate that will be available to those participating during the week.  It's sure to be one you'll proudly hang on your wall.


73, K5RFL

Events coming up

Submitted by k5rfl on Wed, 05/20/2020 - 00:48

     This weekend there will be a special event called Gulf Coast Hurricanes Special Event.  Each of the states will have a station with a special Katrina station K5H.  Details can be found at

     The next test session hosted by the Golden Triangle VE Team will be May 30th beginning at 9 AM.  Please contact John Buckley, K5DDT, 662-549-5099 or Doug Camp, K5BAK, 662-341-2345 if you plan to attend so we can be sure that everyone is able to test safely.



N5OMK excited to fill EC role for Oktibbeha County

Submitted by k5rfl on Sun, 04/26/2020 - 01:36

          This afternoon I had the privilege to be a part of presenting Steve Akers, N5OMK, with a certificate and badge as the newly appointed ARRL Emergency Coordinator for Oktibbeha County.  Our club president, Doug Camp (K5BAK) made the official presentation to an excited amateur radio operator today. Steve is looking forward to taking on this role and has some dedicated operators in the area prepared to assist as needed.

Welcome to the Magnolia ARC- K5DY club site

Submitted by k5rfl on Sat, 04/11/2020 - 22:34

This site is a work in progress and will see constant changes during development regarding the layout and how the site flows from page to page. My goal is to make it user friendly, informative, and a go to for what you need to know in the Eastern area of the Golden Triangle. Local product reviews, antenna builds that work and some that don't, and fun. Please send some feedback, good and bad, because this is for your benefit and to promote our club.

73 de K5RFL