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Special Announcements

Updated 1/16/2017


Congratulations to our new General Class Members

Patti Adams-KM4OZK, Milt Lester-KZ4AAA, Pat McCreary-KM4WTB, and Mike Sharp-KK4LLS   

December 8th Minutes

New Calendar Page


 New Page “A View to the Future” NOARC’s plan for new Club location in Crestview.


The next NOARC club meeting will be held on

 Date: Thursday Feb. 9th

Time: 7:00 p.m.

Place: Live Oak Baptist Church (Crestview)

Live Oak Church2

  ——Tech. Night——

  Topic: TBA

    Date:  Jan 26th 

Time: 7:00 p.m.

Place: Live Oak Baptist Church (Crestview)

Sunday Club Operation 

The club station is currently under renovation.

  Point of contact: Richard Bailey, KE4BFX

  E-mail Address(es):  bailey_richard@yahoo.com


2017 Club Dues

Become A NOARC Member!

  $12.00 gets you Associate Privileges, (Non-voting member)


$20.00 gets you Full Privileges 

Regardless of which membership you choose the repeater access is free to anyone wishing to use it.  These dues are mainly to ensure the repeater remains free to the public.

As we start a new year it’s time to support our club with its annual dues.  You can download our 2015 Club Application, (click here) and mail it to our new Treasurer Bruce Adams – KA5DLV or bring your dues to our next club meeting.

Bruce can be reached at email: BAdams138@yahoo.com or 

Mail to:

Bruce Adams

147 Alicia Drive
Crestview, FL 32536


New Ham Brochure

(Click Here)



Operates on 147.360 MHz with +100hz tone

Local Net Time 8:00 p.m. Daily

The North Okaloosa Amateur Radio Club, Inc. (NOARC) is a service organization located in Crestview, Florida. It has members from Santa Rosa, Walton, and Okaloosa Counties in Florida and Covington County, Alabama.  During the club’s history, members have supported the community numerous times by providing emergency communications and were often the only means of communication in and out of areas affected by disasters.  Club activities include participation each year in the American Radio Relay League sponsored Field Day event, hidden transmitter hunts, picnics, and hosting Technician Classes.  Our goal is to enjoy amateur radio and to introduce and promote the hobby to the public to ensure that there will always be a pool of well trained and well equipped hams ready to support our community when needed.


   Tower Laws

Cal-W4GMH, has put together key legal information on Towers for Amateur Radio Stations.

See “Legal Area” (above), for attached PDF Files that cover 1. ARRL PRB 1 Info Page 2. Chapter 7 of Okaloosa County Ordinances-read section 1.01.073 3. The Original FCC PRB-1 Ruling of 1985 4. An FCC 2000 ruling on CCR’s that cites the PRB-1 5. Florida Tower Laws Thanks, Cal-W4GMH for this information.


Technician Classes: Ron – KI5FR, would like to hold another General and Technician Class in the near future.  If you are interested in getting your amateur radio license please contact him at noarc_class@yahoo.com


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