This is a History of The Dyer County Amateur Radio Association
(Previosly The Dyersburg Amateur Radio Club)

The Club was Founded Around 1968.The First meetings were held at the Tom Sheets TV Repair  Shop on Reynolds Ave next to the
Action Rentals store. There were 4 Ham Radio Operators
in Dyersburg At that time.

Mr. Tom Sheets
Mr.Bob Runions     WB4IBC
Mr Jody French      WA4TPL       SK
Mr.Jim Shepherd   KC4FB          SK
Mr. Andy Anderson K4ZLC
Mr. Arthor Hermon Anderson  (WA4EQO)
(GrandFather of Mr Art Anderson Who Presently Holds His Call)
 
If you know of any others please    E-mail one of us on the contacts page 


Later in the 70's       Mr John Babbit               WB4RCK(W4MV) SK
                     and       Mr.Howard  Sander        WB4CWC
These Gentleman setup the first 2 Meter Repeater in Dyer County
Which has been in Service for over 40 Years   146.745- mhz  Pl 88.5
       



Since then:
We held meetings at the
West Dyersburg Church of Christ
The First Citizens National Bank Annex
The Present  Dyer County  Rescue Squad

Interim Meetings were held At the Air Port Restraunt
and at The Previous RYANS Steak House
(This Page Is Under Construction and subject to change as we recieve
more data)