United States of America Western Carolina Amateur Radio Society


Incorporated January 5, 1978
Murphy, NC Chapter


Incorporated under 501(c)(3) of IRS Code; 

Formed in early 2017 under original WCARS organization of 1978 - through merger of Asheville Radio Club and Buncombe County VHF Society; has been affiliated with the ARRL (American Radio Relay League) since 1938.

Murphy Chapter News


Deep within the Southwestern North Carolina Mountains, welcoming all who journey into the area, with regard for traditions shaped over generations, the Murphy Chapter strives to continue the Amateur Radio avocation.