Officers of the Cleveland Amateur Radio Club are shown in front of their clubhouse / communications center on Johnson Boulevard. From left are President Jim Blackburn, Vice President Derek Wooley, Secretary Chris Hunter, Treasurer John Miller and Corresponding Secretary Bob Gault.
Jim Blackburn hopes 2015 will be the year the Cleveland Amateur Radio Club moves forward with an addition to their clubhouse / communications center on Johnson Boulevard.
Blackburn is serving as president of one of Tennessee’s most active amateur radio clubs. He was elected to a second term in office at the club’s November election.
His message for 2015 is two-fold. The CARC is more than a hobby radio club but is an organization that is active in providing community services throughout the year. Secondly, the clubhouse/communications center is a busy place that needs expansion.
“For several years plans have been ‘on the drawing board’ for a much needed addition to our building for current needs. Our membership has started several new educational and informative programs that have shown the need to expand our existing space,” Blackburn explained. (more…)