News & Announcements



2014 Jamboree on the Trail (JOTT)

On Saturday, May 10th members of the Scouting family, boys and girls around the world will be participating in the seventeenth annual Jamboree On The Trail (JOTT).  Everyone can participate… Read more »

UVTS Report March 2013

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Scouting for Food

Georgia has one of the highest numbers of people who go hungry.  In fact, many of the families affected skip meals, or don’t have enough food for all members of… Read more »

Scholarships for Eagle Scouts

Unit Leaders, Links to the American Legion Eagle Scout of the Year and the Veterans of Foreign Wars Scout of the Year scholarships are provided below.  Please provide this information to… Read more »

Cooking Merit Badge – Eagle Required 2014 forward

Feast your eyes on the new requirements for Cooking merit badge   The sound of the kitchen timer can only mean one thing: The new Cooking merit badge requirements are done…. Read more »

BSA Policy on Scout Participation in Political Events

BSA Policy – Politicial Involvement 1-25-14

Cub Scout Approved Campsites

Click here for a list of the Cub Scout approved campsite in our area other than our three camp properties (Camp Rainey Mountain, Scoutland and Camp Rotary). CS Approved Campsites… Read more »

Cub Scout Bobcat P.A.W. Award announced

Congratulations to Pack 149 of the Cherokee District for being the First Pack to submit their award form. They had 40 new Cub Scouts join this fall and ALL 40… Read more »

Programming Merit Badge Available

Check it out … the Programming Merit Badge is now available and was introduced at the 2013 National Jamboree.   Click here for promotional flyer.   Click here for more information and list… Read more »

Sustainability Merit Badge Available!

Sustainability Merit Badge Announced Today – July 12, 2013 Click here for more information.  The effective date in which Sustainability can be earned is Monday, July 15. A Scout may earn… Read more »