kn4lfj – Jose Gonzalez makes Associate Number 161

Congratulations to Jose Gonzalez from Powder Springs, Georgia for becoming Associate Number 161 of the Rare Ones of New Orleans. Jose has a great shack and is a loyal supporter of the Rare Ones.

If you hear Jose out there on the bands make sure you give him a call!


Scott – w5plt

Easton, ke0lnh, the Youngest Rare Ones’ Associated Member!

Easton, ke0lnh, is the youngest amateur radio operator to earn an Associate Membership to the Rare One’s of New Orleans. Way to go Easton! In addition to amateur radio, Easton enjoys the Boy Scouts as well.

We look forward to hearing from all the adventures Easton has in his future. Congratulations once again from the Rare One’s of New Orleans!

kp4eyt – Heriberto shows off his Dune Buggy!

Heriberto, a good friend and supporter of the Rare Ones’ of New Orleans recently sent us a photo of his dune buggy. In addition to Amateur Radio, Heriberto loves to tear-it-up in his dune buggy in Puerto Rico. All Heriberto needs is a good mobile rig for some real adventurous DX!

k4nov – Erika becomes the 154th Associate Member of the Rare Ones of New Orleans

Erika – k4nov recently earned her Associate Membership into the Rare Ones of New Orleans. She has been a steadfast supporter of the Rare Ones. In the spirt of New Orleans, Erika is always ready to try some of New Orleans finest recipes with her family! Erika lives in the beautiful Shenandoah Valley of Virginia.

Congratulations once again from all the “Rare Ones” of New Orleans!

The Morning Call in New Orleans closes

The Morning Call has ceased doing business in the metro New Orleans Area as of January 20th. The owners are looking to open at another location.  At this time, though, an institution that has been operated in the New Orleans metro area since the 1870 has shuttered. 

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