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  • 100th Anniversary Council Strips Available

    In celebration of the 100th Anniversary of Scouting, the Pushmataha Area Council has adopted a centennial council shoulder strip.  Based on an original design by longtime Pushmataha Scouter B3AR Ellis, this strip has three border varieties; blue bord...
  • Catholic Scout Retreat

    A Catholic Scout Retreat will be held Sept. 24-26 at Hood Scout Reservation, near Hazelhurst, Mississippi.  Registration must be done no later than Sept. 10, per the Jackson Diocese Catholic Committee on Scouting. Cost is $18/person, and includes all...
  • Cub Weekend and Wood Badge Reunion

    Cub Family Weekend is just around the corner, October 16-17.  There's a really cool patch for this event, which is now nicknamed the "Cub and Matey" weekend.  There are two easy ways to pre-register:  Visit the online store, and y...
  • Get Yourself In Gear For Basic Leader Training

    I love the fall of the year. The leaves are turning, football season is here, and it's cool enough to get back outside.  The very best thing about the fall, though, is that it's training season here in the Pushmataha Area Council.Yessirreebob, it's t...
  • Troop 1523 Now At Home

    On Thursday, August 5, our own National Jamboree Troop 1523 returned home to parents and friends (and school!).   Over 1,300 photos from that event have been posted to the Troop 1523 Facebook page.  Of those 1,300+ photos, Abner selected th...
  • Troop 1523 Relaxes In Camp

    2010 National Jamboree participants from Troop 1523, Pushmataha Area Council, relax in camp after a long day of seeing the sights at 2010 National Jamboree.  Council VP of Program Mark Guyton and Council Executive Board Member Mike Hughes attended th...
  • Popcorn Kernel Training Is Just Around The Corner

    Popcorn Kernel training night is scheduled for Thursday, September 16th, 7pm at the Camp Seminole Dining hall.  Trails End is hosting the event with dinner, door prizes and tons of information for our 2010 Popcorn sale.  Yes, there are man...
  • Jamboree Troop 1523 in Washington, DC

    (Photo credits:  Nick Sellars and Chris Driskill)Some of Troop 1523's photos taken while in Washington, Dc o the way to National Jamboree....
  • Jamboree Troop 1523 Now En-Route

    Our council's National Jamboree contingent, Troop 1523, hit the road Friday morning at 6:40 AM, headed to Roanoke, Virginia, then Washington, DC, and then Fort A.P. Hill, Virginia, for the 100th Anniversary Boy Scout National Jamboree.The 18 months of p...
  • Scouts Return Home as Philmont Champs

    Wow…Philmont was tremendous!  The Pushmataha Area Council Philmont 2010 Expedition was not for the faint of heart. The 12-day, high adventure, mountain wilderness journey at Philmont Scout Ranch in northern New Mexico was an incredibly rewardin...
  • Council Office Closed July 5 - 9

    Please remember that the council office will be closed Monday, July 5, through Friday, July 9.  We will re-open Monday, July 12....
  • Eagle Project Changes Lives

    Troop 45 Life Scout Davis Pigg and his Eagle Scout service project Life Scout David Pigg, of Troop 45, Starkville, recently completed his Eagle Scout service project.  For his project Scout Pigg built a horse mounting ramp for use by campers at Camp ...
  • Philmont Expedition Has Arrived

    Our Philmont Expedition arrived in Philmont, New Mexico, at 3:42 PM our time, on June 21.  Royce reports all is well, Donnie Buckner did a great job with transportation, and the boys on the trip are doing great....
  • 2010 Tracking Merit Badge Download

    B3AR Ellis, Tracking Merit Badge Counselor, has put together a file of program material for the 2010 Historical Tracking Merit Badge that is being offered at summer camp this year, at Camp Seminole.  Every boy who is signed up for the Tracking Merit ...
  • Spring Camporee Guide Online

    Spring Camporee is right around the corner.  As a matter of fact, it starts Friday, May 21.   This will be held at Camp Seminole, and will include all sorts of cool stuff.  Two of the 100th Anniversary "re-issue" merit badges...
  • Camp "Early Registration" Extended

    Early registration for summer camp has been extended to May 7, instead of May 1. Get those checks and headcounts turned in to the council office ASAP, y'all!...
  • Summer Camp Program Announced

    If you've been wondering what summer camp will offer this year, here's a partial list of what Scouts will find when they arrive at Camp Seminole this June.Summer 2010 at Camp Seminole just got hotter! Bring your troops and be part of the fun as we embark ...
  • Summer Camp Brochure

    The 2010 Summer Camp brochure is available online; peek under the RESOURCES heading on the left side of the page....
  • NYLT First Session A Smashing Success!

    Almost three dozen Scouts and Scouters gathered at Camp Seminole this past weekend for the first three day session of National Youth Leadership Training.  The participants got the whole range of weather during the weekend; windy, still, raining, dry,...
  • Want To Be Summer Camp Staff?

    Summer Camp is coming up fast, and it's time for Scouts and Scouters to get in their staff applications.  Counselor In Training (CIT) applicants must be at least 14 years old, and regular staff must be at least 15 years old.  Deadline for submit...