• Congratulations to New Hams: Stephanie Hall, KQ4GGL, John Lynn, KQ4GGM, and Nicole Tipton, KQ4GDW. All passed their Technician’s test.
  • Congratulations to upgraded Hams: John Doerr, KO4VZY, and Chris Watts, KQ4BOV. Both were upgraded to General.

A test session for all classes of Ham Radio Licenses is scheduled on Tuesday, May 16, at 7:00 PM at the Southern Shores Fire Department.  The exams are free and upgrades are free.  New licenses will require a fee of $35 paid to the FCC upon passing the test. Pre-registration required.

  • OBRA will have an In-Person Meeting on March 23, 2023 at the First Flight Lions Club, at 2706 N. Croatan Hwy., Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948.
  • There will be a class, “Introduction to Ham Radio and the OBRA”, which will be held March 8, 7 PM, at the Southern Shores Fire Department. Following is the link to the class presentation: Introduction to Ham Radio and OBRA.
  • The recent selection of a new OBRA logo resulted in a tie between No.1 and No. 3. To break the tie, OBRA members should select their choice of No. 1 or No. 3 for a new OBRA logo no later than March 15, 2023.