Meet New Council President – Phil Webb

Heflin, Alabama native, and small business owner Phil Webb has a passion for community development and thriving economy. His commitment to excellence has made Webb Concrete & Building Materials one…

New Youth Protection Training 2

The Boy Scouts of America have released Youth Protection Training 2. This new training is broken down into three training modules and a test. This course is a replacement for…

Heartland Gathering 2018

Have you signed up for Heartland Gathering yet? If not, do so now!   https://www.sr-9.org/event-registration You have until March 30 before a late fee will kick in so hurry! Our service…

Zombies are Back!

Zombie Survival 2018! Are you brave enough to help fend off the zombie onslaught at Camp Sequoyah? Using Scout skills Scouts will help to defeat the Zombies lurking at our camp….

Looking for an Eagle Project – check this out

I have a pair of planned projects that would be amenable to serving Eagle Scut projects.   I am a volunteer at the Heritage Methodist Church in Madison, as well…

Spring Induction Weekend

Induction Weekend is now only one week away! If you haven’t registered yet, you still qualify for the early bird discount until Monday the 26th! You can register here: http://coosa50.org/registration-base

The 2018 Scout Cards are back

The error in our 2018  Scout Cards has been corrected and the new cards are available in both the Birmingham and Huntsville Scout Service Centers. The cards will also be…

How to deduct Scouting Expenses at Tax Time

When Baden-Powell said “Be Prepared,” I’m pretty sure he wasn’t talking about income tax returns. But still, there’s no better advice than that two-word phrase during tax time. Scouters who…

Kenny Cunningham

We are deeply saddened to share with you that our dear friend and colleague and professional Scouter, Kenny Cunningham, passed away on Saturday, February 3rd.  Please keep Kenny’s wife Helen…

Register for the 2018 Wood Badge Course

Wood Badge course S9-118  will be held on April 6-8, 2018 at Camp Comer and May 4-6, 2018 at Camp Westmoreland. Scoutmaster Stephen Coons and his staff are in the…

Engineering Merit Badge

The Barber Museum in Birmingham, Alabama is now offering a program to fulfill the requirements of the Boy Scouts of America Engineering Merit Badge.  This program is on the move…

SCUBA Merit Badge

Attention all Scouts ages 13-17 who are interested in learning to Scuba Dive. A generous Eagle Scout has offered Scholarships for 7 Boy Scouts to participate in Family Dive Club’s…