For the past six months, Steve Craft W1SGC has been acting Emergency Coordinator for Volusia ARES. He took over after I become Section Emergency Coordinator. This was for hurricane season. Hurricane season is over and it’s a new year. He … Read more
We at Volusia ARES wishing everyone a Happy Holiday and I hope a quiet new year. Everyone did an outstanding job participating in events, training and expanding your knowledge of amateur radio and disaster preparedness.
Every year Volusia ARES holds no meeting in December due to the holidays during the month. The next scheduled meeting will be January 19th 2019. Thank you for being part of Volusia ARES and everyone have a happy holiday.
Hello everyone, We are now just a little over a week away from SKYWARN Recognition Day (SRD), occurring next weekend from 7 PM Friday, November 30th to 7 PM Saturday, December 1st. I wanted to send out one final reminder that if you … Read more
I apologize for this being so late on being posted. I have been swamped and forgot to have this published last week. This week I will be going over some of the After Action Report I have been working on. … Read more
*Update October 9 7 am. * I know many of you have been asking for more information about the Bike MS 150. Coordinating such a significant event and getting everyone in place takes time. I want to thank Scott KK4ECR … Read more
Hello everyone, In just 2 months the National Weather Service (NWS) in partnership with the Amateur Radio Relay League (ARRL) will once again be holding it’s annual SKYWARN Recognition Day! This year will be a special milestone as it will be … Read more
On Wednesday, October 3rd, a nationwide test of the emergency alerting system will be conducted by FEMA, in coordination for the FCC; testing of Wireless Emergency Alerts (WEA), and the Emergency Alert System (EAS), The WEA portion of the test commences at … Read more
Good afternoon Walk MS has sent information out to all who are participating in the MS Walk event this Saturday. MS Walk is a public event, and you are welcome and encouraged to bring family and friends. Ham radio operators … Read more