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Glenn TraylorImportant Annoucement concerning the resumption of almost normat operations.

<p>May 21, 2020


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Dear Occoneechee Council Scouting Family,
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Thank you for your patience during these unparalleled times. We wanted to ensure that our youth members, staff, board, adult volunteers and community were safe and that we did our part in flattening the curve.
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We are pleased to announce, effective June 1, 2020, we are lifting the existing orders which closed our service center, the scout shops and prohibited any in-person meetings and activities.
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Please keep in mind as we begin to reassemble under Governor Cooper's three phase plan to reopen North Carolina, we are currently within Phase 2. This means we need to adhere to the maximum gathering of 10 people indoors and 25 people outdoors.&nbsp; Therefore, decisions about unit meetings and activities should be made by unit leadership and chartering organizations based on the unit's individual circumstances and current CDC and local health department guidelines. Units should check with their l ...</p>

2 months ago

Glenn TraylorCongratulation to our Black River District Award winner for 2019!

<p>Congratulation to our Black River District Award winner for 2019! </p>

1/2/2020

Glenn TraylorUpcoming Black River District Banquet and Awards night

<p>The Black River District Awards Banquet is quickly approaching!&nbsp; Many folks in the district have been nominated for District Awards!&nbsp; If you haven't already please click the following link to reserve your spot for Dinner! We still have space available and its the best place to find out who is being recognized for their service to our district.</p>

12/4/2019

Glenn Traylor commented on 2020 BSA informational meeting Black River District

Right now the plan is to have the fee paid by the family directly to the council. We have forwarded this concern to the committees working on find tuning the procedures.

8/7/2019

Glenn Traylor commented on 2020 BSA informational meeting Black River District

The details of the process will be sent out directly to all scouts. We anticipate this to be soon.

8/7/2019

Glenn Traylor commented on 2020 BSA informational meeting Black River District

The council anticipates the need for a scholarship program and is considering an application process similar to the one used for camperships. The details of this plan has not be developed. Our goal is to provide scouting regardless of the ability to pay.

8/1/2019

Glenn Traylor commented on 2020 BSA informational meeting Black River District

The plan as it exist today is to start the fee based program January 1, 2020.

8/1/2019

Glenn Traylor commented on 2020 BSA informational meeting Black River District

That question was not specifically addressed. The cost per scout is $228. It's possible the cost could be spread over a shorter period of time. We are looking for further clarification for Council on this matter.

7/27/2019

Glenn Traylor created the event No Distirct Meeting tonight

7/10/2019

Glenn Traylor created the event 2020 BSA Web Conference

7/10/2019

Glenn TraylorUpcomming Black River District Troop Leader Training Aug 2 thru 4, Northwest Harnett County

<p>Black River District Troop Leadership training will be here before you know it.&nbsp; We are still expecting to hear from more units.&nbsp; Several units have already signaled their intention to participate. &nbsp;Attendance will help your unit with JTE.</p>

7/8/2019

Glenn Traylor created the event Twilight Camp

3/20/2019

Glenn Traylor created the event TLT

2/22/2019

Glenn Traylor created the event Troop 2019 Ladies Troop Meeting

1/23/2019

Glenn TraylorBlack River is excited to announce the district's first troop for ladies will start meeting Feb. 6

<p>Black River District&nbsp;is excited to announce the district's first troop for ladies will start meeting Feb. 6.&nbsp; &nbsp;Troop 2019 is organizing and will start troop meetings on February 6 at the Sunrise United Methodist Church at 5420 Sunset Lake Road, Holly Springs, NC.&nbsp; Meetings will be from 6:45 to 8:45 pm.&nbsp; Parents, ladies (ages 11 thru 18) and folks interested in being part of the group are welcome to attend.&nbsp; The Troop's committee chair will be Brenda Schwegel and the troop committee has selected Neal Haggard as Scoutmaster.&nbsp; There are still plenty of committee positions and uniformed leadership opportunities available.&nbsp; Young ladies may submit applications on Feb1 and at the meeting on the sixth.</p>

1/23/2019

Glenn Traylor2019 Black River District Klondike Derby

<p>Registration is now open for the 18tth Annual Black River District Klondike Derby to be held 22-24 February at Hammerstone Scout Museum, 2219 Leaflet Church Road, Lillington NC. This event is open to all Scout Troops, Venture Crews and Weblos in Cub Scout Pack. A bridging ceremony will be held for eligible Weblos. Contact host Scout Troop 61 Scoutmaster Jimmy White at jnjm00707@yahoo.com to register and for additional information


Thank you


Scott&nbsp;</p>

1/10/2019

Glenn Traylor created the event BRD Committee Meeting

1/6/2019