20-Mile Hike 2020

20-Mile Hike 2020

Sunday, January 26th was a great day for a walk in the park. We had a number of Scouts and Adults Hike the 20.5 miles for the first time as well as some veterans that have made the hike 2 to 4 times in the past.  For several Scouts this is their first step in working...
Garage Sale and Pancake Breakfast on May 11

Garage Sale and Pancake Breakfast on May 11

Boy Scout Troop 97 will hold its annual garage sale, silent auction and pancake breakfast at Trinity United Methodist Church. This is a huge event that draws hundreds of visitors each year. The Church gym will be stuffed full of must-have trinkets and treasures,...
ScoutFest 2018 Campout – November 2– 4

ScoutFest 2018 Campout – November 2– 4

ScoutFest 2018 Campout Point Mallard State Park Decatur, AL Nov. 2– 4, 2018 Scoutfest is a Greater Alabama Council Event that happens every four years at Point Mallard State Park, in Decatur, Al. There are many activities geared towards Cub Scouts, Webelos, Boy...
Troop 97 welcomes new scouts at crossover

Troop 97 welcomes new scouts at crossover

Troop 97 scouts attended the Pack 95 crossover on Sunday, March 11 at Shades Valley Lutheran Church. The troop welcomed five boys who each earned their Arrow of Light rank in February. This is just the first group that are joining the troop. Scouts will be attending...