Examinations for anyone wanting to obtain a new or upgraded Amateur Radio License from the Federal Communications Commission, will be held at 9 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 12, at the Museum of Radio and Technology, 1640 Florence Ave., off Harvey Road, Huntington, W.Va. These exams will be sponsored by the Tri-State Amateur Radio Association.
All examination elements will be offered for all classes of Amateur Radio Licenses. A fee of $15 will be charged per test.
Preregistration is not necessary but applicants must present two forms of acceptable identification including one picture i.d. Also an applicant must bring the original of any ham license currently held and any Certificate of Successful Completion of Examination (CSCE) which he or she claims for credit from a previous exam.
Norman "Bud" Cyr, leader of the TARA Volunteer Examiner Team, may be contacted for further details about the exams at (304) 522-1294.
Madrigals plan breakfast
The East High School Madrigals will have a pancake breakfast from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, Feb. 12, at the high school, 224 Marshall Ave., Sciotoville. Tickets will be $5 each and may be purchased at the door or contact the school at (740) 776-6777.