Tag Archive: Honor

Dec 27

Adult Leader Applications Needed For 2013 National Jamboree

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The NCAC 2013 Jamboree Committee is seeking qualified adult leaders to lead twelve Boy Scout Troops and four Venturing Crews to the 2013 National Jamboree. Attached is an announcement that has previously appeared in the Scouter Digest, but the degree to which it has reached many of our best qualified adult leaders is unknown. The …

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Sep 06

Scouts Help to Provide a Memorial to the Fallen

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The morning of Memorial Day, 2011 saw sunlight pouring out over the grassy fields of National Memorial Park Cemetery (at the corner of Route 50 and West St) as dozens of scouts walked among the final resting places of the lonely dead. Countless tan and blue uniforms could be seen over the picturesque grounds of …

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May 12

The District Dinner and the Excellence in Youth Leadership

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This is the time of year where we celebrate all of the scouts accomplishments and we recognize those leaders who helped make it happen. The National Capital Area Council presents: Centennial Excellence in Youth Leadership Evening What: Youth Networking Opportunity Award recipients will have the opportunity to network with professionals of their chosen industry group. Where: Fairview …

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Dec 20

Troop 895 Holds Double Eagle Ceremony

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Two members of Falls Church’s Boy Scout Troop 895 — Christian Holmes (at left) and Simon Farrow (at right) — on Monday evening were awarded the rank of Eagle Scout — the highest achievement in Scouting. Less than two percent of Scouts become Eagles. The Court of Honor was held at Falls Church Presbyterian Church …

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