An AARL National Field Day for Hams

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By Nick Nunn Staff Writer Deep in the labyrinth of the Morgan County Public Safety Complex last Saturday and Sunday, a few “hams” – amateur radio operators – gathered together in the Emergency Operation Center Conference Room to take part in the American Radio Relay League’s (ARRL) Field Day, which has been taking place since 1933. Bill Ronay – call sign KM4LS – is the emergency coordinator for the Morgan County Amateur Radio Service, whose call sign is WR4MC. From 2 p.m. last Saturday to 9 p.m. and from 8 …

Good rains, cool weather a blessing

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TriBee News By Rachel Harper June 21st was the first day of summer and it is beginning to get hot, too.  We were certainly blessed with nice days, cool nights and mornings and we are still being blessed with good rains along for the first time in many, many years.  Now the farmers have to really finagle to get the hay up.  Dan and Scott Porter have moved their combine onto Baldwin Dairy Road to begin harvesting the canola field that Zeke Lambert has rented.  Scott’s daughter, Madeline, loves to …

Murphy’s Law applied to life

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By Alvin Richardson You’ve all heard of it. Murphy’s Law is a common theory and simply stated says that if something can go wrong it will. I have expanded on this premise and call it Murphy’s Law of Inverse Proportionality and Disastrous Results which will henceforth be referred to as MLIPDR so you won’t have to read all those words again. I feel comfortable dabbling in mathematical equations because I got half the answers right when I took trigonometry in high school. A cool 50 percent and was exceedingly proud …