Local ham radio club invites others to scheduled meetings

PICKENS — The Pickens County Communications Club are ham radio operators that are members of the Pickens County Emergency Management Agency.

The group does volunteer work and back up to the county’s communications network. The group also does the skywarn for the NWS as WX spotters.

The PCCC holds its meetings on the first Tuesday of each month starting at 7 p.m. at the emergency operations center. The EOC is located at 1509 Walhalla Highway on the S.C. 183 west of Pickens past the jockey lot.

Any one interested in emergency commutations in public service or ham radio (amateur radio) is invited to come to our meetings. The meetings are open to all visitors.

 For more information, call me at 878-7980 or email at