Minutes of OVH Meeting

July 19, 1999

The meeting opened at 8:04 PM with the Pledge of Allegiance, roll call and signing the attendance sheet. There were 15 members and 1 guest present.


The previous month's minutes and the treasurer's report were approved without questions.

A letter from SHARE was read out, Thanking OVH for the donation received ( Bakesale proceeds and OVH matching funds )

Larry KA4CTX will be replaced as the club Emergency Coordinator by Brian /KE4NSK.

Larry, Thank you for your efforts for OVH!

Butch / W4HJL and Mary Lou / KB4EFP were named as the OVH "1999 - Ham Team of the Year". They were thanked for their considerable efforts for OVH.

Wes / N5RTY discussed the field day event scoring. The field day results for OVH are available through a link on the OVH home page.

Pictures of the Filed Day event were displayed at this meeting and are also available on the OVH web site.

Bill / K4WRG discussed the Novice license training classes to be held this fall.


Ruth/KU4WH attended the Foundation for Amateur Radio meeting. Ruth is the first FAR representative from OVH within the past three years. Several items from that meeting were discussed. The FAR fest to be held on 28 July. They were looking for volunteers for that event. The QSO party is to be held on 13 August.

New Membership Applications:

The name of David Lane was read in. Voting by the OVH membership will take place at the next monthly meeting.

New Business:

Program: A video tape "Rescue at Sea" was show on the Early days of Wireless and Ocean search and rescue. This tape is available for viewing by club members. Please contact Jeff/KF4JSV to make arrangements to watch this video tape.

The 50/50 raffle was won by Cathy / AE4UM.

Details of the latest OVH activities, technical information, and membership information may be found on the Internet at: http://www.qsl.net/olevahams .