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  • Wood Badge Beads Presented

    Cubber Susan Merrell was presented with her Wood Badge beads during Pack 14's monthly pack meeting on August 27.  Course Director John Herring made the presentation, with assistance from three other Wood Badge staffers.  Susan's ticket resulted in appro...
  • New Venture Crew Forming in Starkville (Updated)

    Older Scouts in the Starkville area will soon have a new opportunity for Scouting adventure, when the council's newest Venture Crew is launched on August 28. Venture Crew 45, chartered by Starkville's First United Methodist Church, will be open to both m...
  • Council Staff Addition

    Jeremy Whitmore, Scout Executive, is pleased to announce that Micah Huffman will be joining the Pushmataha Area Council on August 16 as District Executive. In his role as District Executive, Micah will be on the front lines of Unit Service in our council...
  • Boy Scout Basic Leader Training and OLT

    Boy Scout Leader Basic Leader & Outdoor Leader Training - September 14-16 @ Camp Seminole Boy Scout Troop Leaders & Webelos Leaders - Don't miss out on our annual training weekend. If you have never attended this training before, now is the time!...
  • Message From The Scout Executive

    If you have questions about the recent court ruling, the Ineligible Volunteer Files or Scouting’s youth protection program, click here....
  • Radio Metrit Badge Offered June 23

    Boy Scouts will have the opportunity to earn the Radio Merit Badge at Camp Seminole on Saturday, June 23.  Scouters who are licensed radio operators, as well as members of W5YD, the MSU Radio Club, and members of the Magnolia Radio Club will present this...
  • Gearing Up For Summer Camp 2012

    Summer Camp kicks off on June 10 at Cam Seminole.  Part of preparing for summer camp is filling out a program request form, to make sure each Scout at camp has the programs and classes he'd like to have. The program request form can be found in the RESOU...
  • BSA Approves Morse Interpreter Strip

    Every now and then you'll notice a small, embroidered strip above a Scout's right pocket.  The strip designates the Scout as someone who can act as an interpreter for a foreign language, so the strip will usually mhave a language on it, such as "Spanish"...
  • May Roundtable

    I wanted to take a minute to personally invite you to our final council-wide Roundtable of the 2011 - 2012 scouting year on Thursday, May 3, 7:00 p.m. at Camp Seminole.This Roundtable will have a two-fold purpose. First we will roll out our August 2012 -...
  • Astronomy Merit Badge Class

    Astronomy merit badge is being offered April 13 and May 11.  Click below to read all the details! Register by April 9. ...
  • 2012 Spring Cub and Family Campout

    Don't miss out on our Cub & Family Weekend, April 14-15 at Camp Seminole. With our theme, MEDIEVAL TIMES, it will be fun for the whole family! To better serve our Packs with this event we are introducing a new Leaders Guide. Each Pack is asked to r...
  • 2012 Silver Beaver Recipients

    During the Council Recognition Banquet held February 11 at Starkville First United Methodist Church, the ranks of Silver Beavers in the Pushmataha Area Council grew by two.  The Silver Beaver is the highest honor a Boy Scout council can bestow upon ...
  • 2011 Eagles Scouts Recognized

        During the 2012 Council Banquet, 23 Eagle Scouts who earned their ranks in 2011 were recognized for their accomplishments. During the annual banquet, held at Starkville First United Methodist Church on February 11, 23 2011 Eagle Scouts were pre...
  • Stubbs Recognized for Service

    The Lodge Executive Committee of the Pushmataha Area Council's Watonala Lodge of the Order of the Arrow presented Lodge Advisor Brice Stubbs with a handmade plaque honoring his service during the year 2011 in that capacity.  The boy members of t...
  • 2012 Eagle Scout Recognition Dinner

    The 2012 Pushmataha Area Council Annual Recognition Dinner will be Saturday, Feb. 11, at 6:00 PM at Starkville First United Methodist Church.  Featured speaker will be Major General Thomas L. "Tango" Moore, USMC (Retired). This event recognizes our co...
  • Charles Guyton Named Distinguished Commissioner

      Unit Commissioner Charles Guyton was awarded the square knot for Distinguished Commissioner during the 2012 District Awards Banquet held at camp Seminole January 12. Commissioner Guyton, who serves Pack 27 and Troop 45 in Starkville, has been a com...
  • District Award of Merit Recipients for 2012

      The prestigious District Award of Merit was presented to three Scouters during the 2012 District Awards Banquet held Thursday, January 12, at Camp Seminole. Joan Fuentes, Bubba Forrester, and Terry Smith were presented with the commendation for ded...
  • Wood Badge Staff Development

    Staff members for the 2012 Wood Badge Course in the Pushmataha Area Council gathered at Camp Seminole on Saturday, December 10, 2011, and spent the day planning details of the course and going over the initial drafts of their course presentations.T...
  • Pushmataha Enlists New Scout Executive

    Dan Wrather, President of the Pushmataha Area Council, announced at Roundtable on December1 that the Pushmataha Area Council has hired a new Scout Executive to lead our council as we head into 2012, our 87th year of operation.Jeremy Whitmore, most recen...
  • Youth Application for 2013 National Jamboree

    The 2013 National Jamboree is a lot closer than you might realize.  Youth applications for this historic event are being taken right now, and we hope to have the contingent filled soon.Applying for a National Jamboree slot is easy. Just look to the left,...