President of NESA to Speak at Scout-O-Rama

Glenn Adams

Glenn Adams,  President of the National Eagle Scout Association, will speak at the 4 States Scout-O-Rama opening ceremony on April 2. Glenn received his Eagle Scout award in 1973 and has continued  to actively   support the Boy Scouts of America.   He has received his Wood Badge and Silver Beaver Awards, the Celtic Cross,…

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T-Shirt and Registration Deadline is Almost Here

Don’t forget the deadline for T-Shirt and Patch orders is Monday March 20th! We need all the orders and registration in so t-shirts can be printed, and so we know how many to expect. If you want to order T-Shirts and Patches separately: T-Shirt $15 Council Strip Patch $2 Large…

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Live Cannon Fire

We’d like to welcome Battery G, 1st Michigan Light Artillery unit. Battery G was one of the original 12 Batteries raised in response to President Lincolns call for troop to defend Washington DC at the onset of the civil war. They fought in several battles down the Mississippi River to…

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Native American Dancing and Crafts

The Texas Connection out of Houston Texas will be coming to host a Native American events activity. They are well known throughout the United States in regards to dance competitions and craft! They are bringing six drummers. Texas Connection Singers is a Southern Indian Singing group. They sing at Pow…

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BSA Hot Air Balloons

Up, up, and away! Boy Scout hot air balloons will be in Texarkana for the 2016 Four States Scout-O-Rama. In 1985, Eagle Scout Dr Ralph Armstrong created the first Boy Scouts of America hot-air balloon.  Learn more at BoyScoutBalloons.com Two of these balloons will be flying over Spring Lake Park…

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S-O-R Chili Sales Incentive Program

Scouts can earn their memorabilia and do something for the good of scouting by selling ICS Chili tickets! To allow a scout to make his or her own way and benefit scouting in their community we are offering the option of selling 10 chili tickets. Tickets are sold in $5.00…

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Participate in ICS HOMESTYLE Chili CookOff

Don’t miss out!  Show off your chili cookin’ skills at the Four States Regional Scout Show Chili Cook-Off.  This event is open to the general public. Challenge your friends, organizations, businesses to come out and share their talent while supporting the scouts. Who in our area cooks the best chili?…

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ICS Chili Cook-Off

International Chili Society Sanctioned “Home-style” Chili Cook-Off: Saturday April 2 The ICS adult home style chili activity does have a entry fee of $25.00 for members and $45.00 for non members.  You must be a card caring member of the ICS and $20.00 of the $45.00 goes for those who…

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Texarkana Humane Society

The Texarkana Humane Society will be at the 2016 Scout O Rama with available pets for adoption, volunteers to talk about fostering, and information about their upcoming events. The Texarkana Humane Society is a non-profit volunteer organization dedicated to re-homing  orphaned animals, promoting the human-animal bond, preventing animal cruelty, educating …

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Pine Wood Derby Regional Race Off

Pinewood Derby Race Rules Check-in: 9-11 a.m., April 2, 2016 Races begin after opening ceremonies at noon (approximately 12:30). Car must weigh 5 ounces or less. Do not alter the height or width of wheels from original condition. Wheels, nails, and block of wood supplied with kit must be used.…

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