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Welcome to the Amateur Radio Club of Mt. Vernon Homepage.  Our club is located in Mt. Vernon, Illinois and includes  members from Jefferson, Wayne, & Washington counties in Illinois.  Our repeater is 147.135+ MHZ and our club call sign is KB9KDE.  We meet the 3rd Tuesday of each month except for December.  We have VE Exam sessions the 3rd Saturday of each even numbered month by registration.

Club Mailing Address: ARCOM
                                       C/O PO Box 1342
                                       Mt. Vernon, IL  62864
 Club Email:
schedule Weather Spotter Training: Click here for upcoming Weather Spotter training

ARCOM 2 Meter Net:  Each Monday night at 8:00 PM local time on 147.135 ARCOM repeater 88.5 PL Tone

ARES Net: Last Monday of the month immediately following the Monday Night Net on 147.135 ARCOM repeater 88.5 PL Tone

Next ARCOM Meeting: Tuesday, November 18th, 2014 at 7:00 PM at Mt. Vernon Outland Airport
                                           For more information call (618) 242-7527.

Next Club Breakfasts: Saturday, December 6th, 2014 Location TBD.
Next Test Session:
Saturday, December 20th, 2014 at the Mt. Vernon Outland Airport in Mt. Vernon, IL.* 
                                 *For registration information click here.

2014 ARCOM Club Officers

 President Jack Hamilton KC9WNF
 Vice President Patrick Burke KC9VYL
 Secretary / Treasurer  Cheryl Hertenstein AA9EM
Disaster Plan Committee Chair Keith Hertenstein KB9HOC
 Activities Director / Club Trustee James Hertenstein  WT9K
 Website Manager  Keith Hertenstein  KB9HOC