Trenton, GA When many kids her age are learning texting abbreviations such as ROFL or IYKWIM ("if you know what I mean"), 10-year-old Sierra Saylors is focused on KK4RJW.
That's her call sign, the collection of numbers and letters issued by the FCC that identifies her as a legitimate ham-radio operator.
On the air you may hear a timid “KK4RJW, CQ?" know that it is spoken with a big, hopeful smile. Sierra is thought to be the youngest ham-radio operator in Northwest Georgia...
10-year-old Sierra Saylors becomes ham-radio operator KK4RJW