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Cub Scout Nova Award Changes

The requirements for the Cub Scout Nova Awards have been changed as of 12 September 2018. You may continue to use the Nova Award pamphlets to explain the STEM Nova…

Leader Awards Banquet – Important

Due to a scheduling conflict, we have moved the District Leader Banquet to January 19th 6:00 at Holy Spirit Church on Airport Road. See the link below for the instructions…

District Operations – we need you!

Most of us think that Scouting is delivered by the heroic Cub Masters, Scout Masters, and Venturing Advisors that work with Scouts every day.  And that is true. However, behind…

Welcome Tristin as new District Executive

Welcome to our new District Executive, Tristin Palme.  He joins our very busy District Director, Curtis Hunt, in helping us deliver Scouting to our community.  His contact information is email:…

Unit Recharter Training – before RT

Unit rechartering training will be held at 6:00pm, right before the October 4th and November 1st Round Table meetings.  Remember that the Round Tables are held at 7:00pm at the…

Jonathan Nobles – gone home

Pack 299 of Westmoreland District has set up a GoFundMe account to establish a memorial in honor of Jonathan Nobles- former Cubmaster and former District Executive of the Westmoreland District. …

New Location for RoundTable Meetings

Beginning September 6, 2018 the RoundTable meetings have been moved to the First United Methodist Church in downtown Huntsville Alabama.  The address is 120 Greene Street.  The RoundTable meetings will…

Mrs. Betty Smith – Gone Home

All, Many of you may have known Camp Jackson’s ranger of 17 years, George W. Smith. I was informed today that his widow, Betty Jean Reed Smith, has passed away….

Eagle Scout EMS Scholarships

    Eagle Scout EMS Scholarship, Northwest-Shoals Community College   Dr. Bob England, long time Scouter in the Shoals area and retired faculty member of  Northwest-Shoals Community College and other…

Staffing Changes

    Introducing four new members of the team!   We are pleased to introduce two new members of our Field Service team:  Christen Oswald and Logan Black.  Christen will…

Family Scouting – Update

    Family Scouting Update Special   To read more about the Family Scouting Program click one of the buttons below.    GAC Family Scouting   National Family Scouting

Students have until Oct. 31, 2018, to apply for these NESA Eagle Scout scholarships

Becoming an Eagle Scout is its own reward. Earning a college scholarship because you’re an Eagle Scout? That’s like a reward on top of a reward. The National Eagle Scout…