The Healing Springs Mountain VHF Society makes its home in Lexington, North Carolina and maintains the paired VHF and UHF W4PAR repeaters as well as supporting its members working a variety of HF modes.

It's almost spring...

And that means it hamfest season once again!  We've got word of two of the bigger local hamfests that are occurring soon.

First will be the Charlotte Hamfest, held Friday and Saturday, March 11-2, 2016 at the Cabarrus Arena & Events Center.   Tickets are $8-10 depending on when and how you buy, and parking is plentiful and free.  You can get complete information at the Charlotte Hamfest website.

Saturday April 2 brings RARSfest, the Raleigh Amateur Radio Society's hanfest and the ARRL NC Section Convention.  Held every year in the Jim Graham Building at the NC State Fairgrounds in Raleigh, tickets are $8 in advance and $10 at the door.  More information at the RARSfest website.