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Spring Camporee – changed

The Talakto District and the Order of the Arrow are teaming up to bring you the 2016 Spring camporee.  The date has been changed to April 8-10, 2016.  The location…

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Ever wonder what’s going on?  You can get news, announcements, and updates to important Talakto District information sent directly to your email inbox.  Just send an email to talakto_communications@yahoo.com with…

Popcorn Sales – Top Sellers

Congratulations!!! Congratulations!!! Congratulations!!! Congratulations!!!  We would like to congratulate the Greater Alabama Council Top Popcorn Seller for 2015.  Cub Scout Top Seller Andrew C., Pack 7083 – Talakto District Boy…

Round Table Location Change

Good Afternoon All, Our Roundtable Location has changed!  We will no longer be meeting at Trinity Presbyterian Church, our new location will be St. Thomas Episcopal Church.  The address is…

Scouting For Food – get your totals in

Don’t forget to send in your Scouting for Food totals. I have heard from only Pack 94, Pack/Troop 201 and Pack 351 (plus the 2 units that dropped off at…

Scouting for Food pickup – Nov. 14

All, Don’t forget that we’ll be at the Salvation Army on Oakwood from 10-2 tomorrow (Saturday Nov. 14) to receive food that has been collected. If your unit donates to…

Popcorn – Time for Pickup

Hello All, Here is the location for our popcorn pickup on November 13th. 2015.  The address is 124 Electronics Circle Huntsville, Alabama. If you have not done so, please call…

Adult Leader Recognitions – submit applications SOON

Are there any adult leaders that go the extra mile to make your Scouting journey that much better?  Most likely, there are.  We need to take the time to say…

Merit Badge Counselor

Every Boy Scout Troop needs quality Merit Badge Counselors, the Talakto District also needs quality Merit Badge Counselors to serve on behalf of the District. It is a great opportunity…

New Cub Scout Program – Introduction Video

The New and Improved Cub Scout program was described in a video teleconference last Saturday.  If you missed it, you can watch it on-line.  There is a video for Cub…

Community Service Award — Dr. Richard Goodwin

Dr. Richard Goodwin received the Whitney M. Young, Jr. Community Service Award from GEN Dennis Via, Commanding General, U.S. Army Materiel Command. Dr. Goodwin was recognized for his outstanding leadership…