Russell Kelley talks to a fellow ham radio operator June 25 during National Field Day. The Beaufort Radio Amateur Group and other amateur radio operators make contact with about 1,000 people during each year's event.
Russell Kelley talks to a fellow ham radio operator June 25 during National Field Day. The Beaufort Radio Amateur Group and other amateur radio operators make contact with about 1,000 people during each year's event. Jonathan Dyer/The Beaufort Gazette
Russell Kelley talks to a fellow ham radio operator June 25 during National Field Day. The Beaufort Radio Amateur Group and other amateur radio operators make contact with about 1,000 people during each year's event. Jonathan Dyer/The Beaufort Gazette

Over and out: Radio groups stay at the ready for emergency

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