• July 2, 2020

    Restart Scouting Checklist – Safet...

    As always, the safety of our Scouts, volunteers, and communities is our top priority. The Restart Scouting Checklist has been developed to assist you,...
  • July 2, 2020

    Heading Off to Camp?

    COVID-19 has made for some interesting times, especially at camp. If your Scouts BSA troop is preparing to join us at Camp Comer for camp, it is of ut...
  • July 2, 2020

    Get Ready for Registration On-Line

    The Boy Scouts of America offers on online application process for youth and adults that can be completed from start to finish without a single piece ...
  • July 2, 2020

    Scouts can earn the Congressional Award

    In Congress, it’s the rare subject about which there’s unanimous agreement. It’s the Congressional Award, the highest recognition Congress ...
  • July 2, 2020

    BSA Recruiting Webinar

    The July 9th edition of he recruiting webinar series will focus on BeAScout.org and the Invitation Manager. To sign up, go to this website.

Restart Scouting Checklist – Safety Guidance

As always, the safety of our Scouts, volunteers, and communities is our top priority. The Restart Scouting Checklist has been developed to assist you, your units, and chartered organizations plan…

Heading Off to Camp?

COVID-19 has made for some interesting times, especially at camp. If your Scouts BSA troop is preparing to join us at Camp Comer for camp, it is of utmost importance…

Get Ready for Registration On-Line

The Boy Scouts of America offers on online application process for youth and adults that can be completed from start to finish without a single piece of paper changing hands….

Scouts can earn the Congressional Award

In Congress, it’s the rare subject about which there’s unanimous agreement. It’s the Congressional Award, the highest recognition Congress bestows on young people. To qualify, a young person must meet certain…

BSA Recruiting Webinar

The July 9th edition of he recruiting webinar series will focus on BeAScout.org and the Invitation Manager. To sign up, go to this website.

BSA Recalls some Outdoor Activity Pins

The Boy Scouts of America today announced a voluntary recall of Cub Scout Outdoor Activity pins that depict a gold animal paw painted on a blue background sold between April 2016 and…

BSA’s Commitment to Act Against Racial Injustice

Dear Scouting family,  As our country reckons with racial injustice, we all must consider our role and our failures and commit to meaningful action.  The twelve points of the Scout…

Scouting is Open Again (with caution)

Your Scouting group can now meet in person! All Scouting activities should follow state and local guidelines regarding in-person gatherings. All Council camping properties are now open. The Birmingham and Huntsville Offices…

Membership Fee Increase Update

National BSA has worked diligently to keep the National annual membership fee as low as possible. However, operating costs have continued to rise while COVID-19 has compounded the need to increase the fee…

Fish Camp 2020

This August 28-30 at beautiful Camp Jackson, the GAC will be hosting its first Fish Camp for Adult Leaders and youth 13 and older! This weekend long event will feature…

Virtual OA Call Out Ceremonies

Virtual Order of the Arrow Call Out Ceremonies!The Greater Alabama Council and Coosa Lodge will be offering a virtual call out ceremony for those Scouts who cannot attend camp this…

Scout Shop Open

Birmingham and Huntsville Scout Shops Now Open!  Good news! The Huntsville and Birmingham Scout Shops are open to serve you and your Scouting needs! The shops have modified hours and…