Category Archives: General News

2018 District Pinewood Derby Results!

Attention race fans!!! The District PWD was held 24 February, at Bethel Baptist Church. The Official racing results are hot off the press and are as follows: Lion 1st place- C. Morris P876 Lion 2nd place- M. Nelson P1838 Lion 3rd … Continue reading

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Update to Eagle Palms! They heard you!!

All current Boy Scouts — even those who completed their Eagle Scout board of review before Aug. 1, 2017 — are now entitled to receive Eagle Palms for merit badges earned before their Eagle board of review. Previously, only those … Continue reading

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New World Conservation Award Requirements

Cub Scouts, Boy Scouts, and Venturers now have new requirements for earning the World Conservation Award. These requirements are effective immediately. Please click here for further details.  Quick facts: World Conservation Award How to get it: Return your completed application to … Continue reading

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Scout Planning Worksheet is a new tool to help Scouts perfect planning skills

When planning an Eagle Scout service project, you have to identify a goal, recruit a team, plan transportation, purchase materials, consider safety and plot each step. It’s a lot of work. So much, in fact, that in an ideal world the Eagle … Continue reading

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Annual Friends of Scouting Dinner

District Key 3: Dist. Commissioner Heather Mulvihill, Senior Dist. Executive Geoff Angle, District Chairman Bill Mulvihill, representing Huguenot Trial. Heart of Virginia Council’s Annual Fundraising Dinner was held at the Richmond Convention Center 10 March, 2016 with guest speaker Rex Tillman CEO for … Continue reading

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Powhatan Pack 1838 makes the Richmond Times with their generosity!

District leaders are so proud of what the Cub Scouts in Pack 1838-Powhatan Community Church, have done to provide food for the less fortunate children in their communities of Powhatan, Cumberland and Buckingham. Read more about their efforts and their … Continue reading

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P893 and T893 make the Times-Dispatch!

After many months of digging and fund raising Pack 893 and Troop 893 at St. Edward Epiphany School dedicated their new flagpole on 7 December, 2015, Pearl Harbor Day. The flagpole was blessed by Father Don Lemay and a flag … Continue reading

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First Aid Teaching Resources

November 2015 First Aid! Wow! If you didn’t make it to this RT you really missed out on a lot of fun. We had Kim’s Game for First Aid kits, moulage, and First Aid kit refreshers as well as fresh … Continue reading

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Recognize Your Scouts For Community Service

One of the most important things that our young people can learn through Scouting is the value and importance of community service. Volunteering to help make your community a better place is a learned behavior, not something we’re born with. … Continue reading

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