National SBE Election Deadline August 25

SBE Members whose dues are paid should cast their votes by August 25
sbe_circle_logoThe annual election of national SBE officers and directors will end on August 25. A special election email message with a link to a ballot unique to each voting member more…

July Meeting: Thursday July 28, 2016

 Clovis HomeTown Buffet

    Shaw & Peach

SBE HomeTownBuffet (1)

No Host LUNCH Meeting  12:00 Noon

Back Banquet Room – Pay as you enter

Random Noise: July 2016

Dennis Thompson

Dennis Thompson

Thanks to Pete Barth, who at our June Meeting, took us back to the days before CAT5 cables and solid state devices invaded our studios, transmitters and control rooms. more…

Broadcast Activity Report

Steve Dresser

Steve Dresser

 

Central Valley FCC Applications and Actions July 2016

 

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Is your EAS A-OK?

FCC Adds Three EAS Event Weather Codes

The FCC has released a report and order to add three new weather event codes for the Emergency Alert System. The codes are Extreme Wind Warning (EWW), Storm Surge Watch (SSA) and Storm Surge Warning (SSW). more…

SBE Webinar August 23, 2016

IP Network Security – Part 1

Instructional Method: Online

Date: Tuesday, August 23, 2016

Time: 2-3:30 p.m. ET more…

June Meeting: Thursday June 30, 2016

 Clovis HomeTown Buffet

    Shaw & Peach

SBE HomeTownBuffet (1)

No Host LUNCH Meeting  12:00 Noon

Back Banquet Room – Pay as you enter

 

microphone44A -CBS modifiedThe Good ‘Ol Days of Broadcasting

How did they do it?mt_wilson_1950

Broadcast and film sound Engineer Peter Barth will be at the meeting to share original blueprints from over 75 years ago at the Mt. Wilson and Mt. Lee transmitter/studio sites overlooking Los Angeles. Don’t miss it.

Random Noise: June 2016

Dennis Thompson

Dennis Thompson

The best way to stay cool during these hot summer Central Valley days is to hang out where there’s plenty of cold drinks and ice cream. I know just the place where you can do that, which I’ll tell you about in a moment. more…