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Eagle Scout Class of 2018

The Class of 2018 Eagle Scout names are being prepared for the Eagle Wall at the Birmingham Service Center. If you are a parent or an Eagle Scout from 2018 please…

Youth Protection Safety Moment

Everyone needs a champion in their corner. cheering them on and supporting them in whatever the task. Youth Protection Training is no different, and to help with this, the BSA…

Summer Induction Weekend

We are now less than 2 weeks from the upcoming Summer Induction Weekend at Camp Comer. We hope to see plenty of support for this event from existing Arrowmen such…

Scoutbook should be your go-to app for your next den meeting

If you’re a den leader, you’re going to love the latest update to Scoutbook! The Boy Scouts of America’s online tool for tracking Scouting advancement just rolled out a new update that’s going…

World Jamboree from Home

In less than a week, the Summit Bechtel Reserve will welcome more than 40,000 Scouts and leaders from around the world for the 24th World Scout Jamboree. It will be a monumental event,…

Lodge Induction Weekend

August 9-11 is the Coosa Lodge summer induction weekend at Camp Comer. For Ordeal candidates, early bird registration is $50 with a late fee of $20 after July 26. For…

Flag Retirement – Aug. 3

Flag retirement event scheduled for August 3, Greater Alabama Council Scout Office, 2211 Drake Avenue.  From 9 a.m. to noon or when last flag is retired.  Bring your distressed flags to the…

Meetings startup again

Folks, We will be starting up our monthly combined Talakto District Committee / Commissioner meeting next Thursday, 25 July 2019.  We will meet at the Lockheed facility on Bradford, staring…

Popcorn – warehouse needed

Popcorn is around the corner and I am needing some assistance in locating a warehouse to have our popcorn delivered.  There will be two deliveries September 13th, and November 15th….

Lodge News

Are you interested in taking your Advising or Leadership skills to the next level in the OA? This November, the Southern Region is hosting the Developing Youth Leadership Conference (DYLC)…

Safety Moment – Hiking

As summer approaches, packs, troops and crews are gearing up for outdoor adventures big and small. One of the most common activities is hiking. Whether the trek is a few…

Eagle Scout Class of 2018

The Class of 2018 Eagle Scout names are being prepared for the Eagle Wall at the Birmingham Service Center. If you are a parent or an Eagle Scout from 2018 please…