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  • Second Chance Popcorn Sale

    Many of the council’s units got a late start getting organized this year.  Many of the leaders of these units felt that the late organization took a toll on their popcorn campaign.  Kelly Bellar (Trails End) offered to our council a “Second ...
  • November Cub Leader Training

    .The Chickasaw District will be hosting a Cub Scout Leader Training on November 14th from 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. at the Houston Boy Scout Hut (104 South Monroe St., beside the fire dept.).   All Cub Scout Leaders are welcome to attend. A...
  • Exec Corner

    I would like to express my sincere appreciation for all of the volunteer work that has gone into making our Council's Fall Season such a success.  As most of you know the council is operating short of personnel and never have I seen so many volunteer...
  • Popcorn Reminders

    From Susan Aycock:This will be a busy week for you and I'm sure you will be sick of popcorn by the end of it.  Keep thinking of the programs and activities these forms and stacks of checks will help fund....
  • 2011 Philmont Registration

    Unit registration for the 2011 Philmont year will be done Nov. 1 through Dec. 5, 2009 . Units can download the registration packet and use the worksheet inside to prepare their application.  The actual application will be done online using the intern...
  • Mazzucca Announces New Scout Site

    I am writing to share some exciting news. Today, our National Executive Board took another significant step toward establishing a permanent home for future national jamborees and creating another premier outdoor adventure Scouting site. The board ...
  • Philmont Shakedown Hike

    Scouts and Scouters headed to Philmont have a shakedown hike coming up.  We've add a forum just for Philmont trekkers to our forums page, and posted Mr. Bowden's letter there for those who may have missed it in the email.   Everyone can rea...
  • CPR/First Aid Training

    The Red Cross will offer an all day training at Camp Seminole on November 14, 2009.  The training will be on CPR and First Aid.  We will limit this class to 10 to 15 interested Scouts.  Each Scout that passes the written test and skills...
  • Eagle Scout Scolarships

    Eagle Scout  scholarship applications for next year (2010) are now being accepted through the National Eagle Scout Association.   In addition to the two NESA scholarships, there are over 20 other scholarships available to Eagles trough reli...
  • Featured Volunteer - Mark Guyton

    Started scouting as a Cub in Starkville's Pack 14, where his father was Cubmaster. In 1969 he crossed over into Troop #16 sponsored by Starkville's Lion Club . In January, 1974 he was awarded the rank of Eagle Scout and in the summer of 1974 he made his f...
  • Camp Seminole Administrative Committee

    At their most recent meeting, the Executive Board of our council voted to create an Administrative Committee to oversee the administration, operations, long range plans, and capital funds campaign of our beloved Camp Seminole. Executive Board member Harry...
  • Shields Sims, 1918 - 2009

    Gen. Shields Sims, former legal counsel for the Pushmataha Area Council, passed away Sept. 29, 2009.  Funeral services are Friday at 2 p.m. at First United Methodist Church with Dr. Sam Morris officiating and Memorial Funeral Home directing. Burial...
  • Philmont Meals Available

    The Philmont Scout Ranch summer season is over, and they have some trek meals left over that can be purchased  directly from Philmont, by individuals and/or units.  Each meal is designed to serve two hikers, and the cost per meal ranges from $4....
  • Is Your Med Form Current?

    Scouters!  The BSA requires a BSA medical form to be completed annually for all Scout unit members, including adult leaders and assistant leaders. If you haven't completed a medical form in the past 12 months, then your form is out of date.  Thi...
  • MyScouting.Org, Friday 9/18

    On Friday, September 18th, 2009, between 10:00 pm CDT and 2:00 am CDT, the Information Systems Department will facilitate data maintenance.  During this time, MyScouting may have limited functionality....
  • MSU Scout Football Game

    DEADLINE : 4 PM TODAY, FRIDAY OCT. 2MSU/SCOUT football game will be held Saturday October , 10th. That is Homecoming for the Bulldogs as they host Houston. Scout Day is a day where everyone registered in Scouting is allowed to attend the football game f...
  • Memphis Grizzlies Scout Day

    The Memphis Grizzlies will be having a Scout Day on Friday, January 15, 2010, as they play the Minnesota Timberwolves.   Tickets have been heavily discounted for Scouts and Scouters, and there will be a chance for Scouts to participate in some o...
  • 2009 Fall Camporee

    2009 Fall Camporee Guide NOVEMBER 6th, 7th, and 8th, 2009MISSISSIPPI HORSE PARK, MISSISSIPPI STATE UNIVERSITY, STARKVILLE, MS$7.00 PER PERSON LEAVE NO TRACE CAMPING PRINCIPLES WILL BE ENFORCED FOR THE DURATION OF THIS CAMPOREE. ELEVATED FIRE PITS ARE EN...
  • Cub Weekend Registration

        CUB SCOUT FAMILY WEEKEND October 17 - 18, 2009 Camp Seminole The Pushmataha Area Council's Cub Weekend introduces Scout families to Scouting's outdoor experience. Activities are designed for the whole family to enjoy to...
  • Tiger Cub Leader

    Tiger Leader specific training prepares the new Tiger Leader for starting the new Tigers (and the Tiger parents) off on the right foot.  Preparations, planning, meetings, advancements, the Scouting year, uniforming, and many other aspects of Tiger Cubs w...