NTX Section Convention, Cowtown Hamfest

The Lockheed Martin Amateur Radio Club is sponsoring ARRL NTX Section Convention at The Cowtown Hamfest 2013. The event will be held January 18-19 at the Lockheed Martin Recreational Area in Fort Worth. We are working on a great program … Continue reading

WGD Announces New Annual Division Awards

Director David Woolweaver is pleased to announce the creation of the West Gulf Division Annual Division Awards.  There are two primary awards: Ham of the Year and Young Ham of the Year, which will be complimented by a third award, … Continue reading

N0D, Special Event Station celebrating The End of the world!

That’s right, the end is finally near.  According to one of the three Mayan Calendars, the End of the world will occur on Dec 21, 2012. To celebrate this literally once in a lifetime event, Special Event Station N0D (Now … Continue reading

Logbook of the World Update

The ARRL has created a new informational  page to issue daily status updates and information of interest to the Logbook of The World (LoTW) user community. These updates will include planned downtime and changes that will impact LoTW operations. In … Continue reading

Oklahoma University School Club Gears Up for SCR

Thanks to the efforts of Oklahoma Student Amateur Radio Club President and NTX ASM Megan McClellan, K5MEM, OU students are preparing to participate in the School Roundup Contest. To encourage participation and educate more of the University community on the … Continue reading

WGD Recognizes New ARRL Life Members

The West Gulf Division Leadership wants to recognize and thank the following people for their commitment to the ARRL, by becoming Life Members. Jonathan Brandenburg, KF5IDY Eduardo Cantu Leal, XE2LTH Thomas F. Devlin, AE5TD Brian Gnad, KB5TSI Kevin R. Grantham, … Continue reading

ARRL Foundation Scholarship Season

The ARRL Foundation is now accepting scholarship applications for the 2012/13 scholarship season.  Each year the ARRL Foundation awards more than 70 scholarships that have been funded entirely by the generosity of radio amateurs and friends, to young hams that … Continue reading

Epi Camacho, KF5EUB Appointed as AD of Club Activities

Director Woolweaver announces the appointment of Epitacio Camacho, KF5EUB as the new Assistant Director for Club Activities.  Epi will be working with all of the Section Club Coordinators and the clubs themselves to insure that the ARRL club database information … Continue reading

Viking ARC Participates in Ships Weekend

Fifteen students from the Viking ARC climbed aboard the USS Batfish in Muskogee, OK for Museum Ships weekend, helping to secure over 3,000 contacts between the ships station WW2SUB and their host the USS Oklahoma Memorial ARC, WW2OK station.  Television … Continue reading

ARRL President Attends Ham Holiday

In its’ 39th year, Ham Holiday is the premier amateur radio gathering in Oklahoma.  Held annually in late July, Ham Holiday draws over 800-1000 amateur radio operators from across Oklahoma, as well as Texas, Kansas and Arkansas.  Ham Holiday is … Continue reading