Olan Sheets – gone home

Clarence Olan Sheets was an amazing man with an amazing life. “Big O”, as he was effectually called,  was born in 1921 in West Virginia. He joined the West Virginia National Guard…

Scouts at Bassmaster Classic

Pack 4060 will be presenting the colors and raising the flags for the Bassmaster Classic on Lake Guntersville on March 6th-8th. We would like to extend an invitation to all…

First Responder Weekend

First Responder WeekendThis September the Greater Alabama Council will host a First Responder Weekend for Scouts, BSA Troops and members. Themed upon Fire, EMS, and Law Enforcement, Scouts will have…

Scout Night: Rocket City Trash Pandas

Save the date! May 23, 2020 will be the first annual Scout Night with the Rocket City Trash Pandas! Scouts of all ages are welcome to join the Trash Pandas for a…

Fish Camp 2020 – save the date

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…

Give Old Gear a New Home

Do you have gently used Scout uniforms or experienced gear or equipment that you can no longer provide a home for? The Greater Alabama Council wants you to upcycle your…

DeSoto Scout Trail

Looking for an awesome weekend trip? Consider the DeSoto Scout Trail for your next unit activity. This 16 mile trail located on Lookout Mountain takes you through breathtaking views of…

Scouting for Blood

Scouting for Blood community blood drive: April 3rd LifeSouth and The Greater Alabama Council will be working together to raise community awareness of blood shortages in our local hospitals. We…

Roundtable & OA Reminder

Talakto Leaders & OA Members,  As a reminder, we have Roundtable this Thursday, 5 March, at 1st UMC on the corner of Clinton and Greene.  Both Roundtable and the Kaskanampo…

ScoutReach Cultures Day – Sign Up Now

As a reminder, we would like to get as many as possible preregistered for ScoutReach Cultural Day, scheduled for this Saturday, 29 February.  Cost if you preregister is $10, but the…

ScoutReach Cultures Day – Update

Talakto Unit Leaders & Scout Volunteers, As a reminder, we would like to get as many as possible preregistered for ScoutReach Cultural Day, scheduled for next Saturday, 29 February.  Cost if…

Wood Badge Registration Closes Soon

Wood Badge Course S9-120 is quickly filling up. Have you registered for this premiere leadership training course yet? If not you still have time! Registration will close February 29th! Be…