The mission of the Boy Scouts of America is ... to prepare young people to make ethical and moral choices over their lifetimes by instilling in them the values of the Scout Oath and Law.






 

Entries for December 2010

As we begin a new year...
Dear Scouters, I hope you all had a wonderful Christmas and enjoyed time spent with family and friends!  And in a few short days we"ll be ringing in the New Year...it's hard to believe that th...
The Spring Pinewood Derby will be held on March 5th at Crabtree Valley Mall.  Please see the webpage and flyer for more details.

Pinewood Derby Info
Neusiok OA Chapter Wins Awards
The Occoneechee Lodge WInter Banquet was held on Saturday, December 4th at Camp Durant.  This annual event is a time of fun, fellowship and good food but most imporantly, provides the opportunity to reflect on the past year and recognize accomplishments from all members. 

David Helbig and Fabian Jaimes from troop 524 were recognized with the Troop Service Award, while Austin Blackwood accepted the Honor Troop award on behalf of Troop 318.  Additionally, the Neusiok OA Chapter (representing the Neuse River District) was presented with the Chief's Award for Most Improved Chapter during 2010.

Congratulations to all for an excellent year!

Words To Live By....

"A Scout is never taken by surprise; he knows exactly what to do when anything unexpected happens. "
-Baden Powell