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Troop 97 is a boy led Troop and Pack chartered by Crosspoint Community Church in Hattiesburg, MS. The troop and pack are very active and follow a calendar of events designed to teach and instill the scout values of building moral character, leadership and self reliance. This troop does traditional backpacking, canoeing, cycling, camping and skills are taught through merit badges to improve individual skills and achievements. Troop 97 attends summer and winter camp at Camp Tiak yearly, frequently attends other council camps, philmont as well as local and national jamborees. Troop 97 meets at Crosspoint located 1 mile North of Highway 98 on Mondays at 6:30pm Please visit our calendar for a list of upcoming events, camping, trips, and combined cub scout pack nights for questions: please email the Troop Senior Patrol Leader at: boy-scouts-troop-97@comcast.net or the pack at cub-scouts-pack-97@comcast.net

Winter Camp Tiak 2014

Posted on Oct 28 2014 - 8:17pm

If you are going to Winter Camp.... a guide with merit badges has been posted on the website under "files"  Page 18 will have the schedule.... You must email your schedule and have payment complete by October  November 2rd.    WE DO NOT HAVE AN OFFICIAL MEETING  On November 3rd. HOWEVER YOU MAY COME TO THE CHURCH, this will be POPCORN TURN IN AND WINTER CAMP SCHEDULE COMPLETION.

Tuxachanie Campout

Posted on Oct 25 2014 - 6:15am

Scouts registration for the camp out is closed your permission forms will be emailed on Wednesday.  Make plans to be challenged and have fun.   Make plan to arrive no later than 7pm and depart at 10:30am on Sunday.   The full goal of the camp out is LEADERSHIP and BOY LEAD patrols.  Early departures and late arrivals make leading difficult.  Please arrange your schedule for this camp out for the time frames!  IF you need a ride Gander Mountain 4:45 pm!

Reminding Service!

Posted on Oct 23 2014 - 6:55pm

if you would like to receive text message reminding service. please use the link and complete the instructions

send a text to :    769-757-6181   saying: @5284f   a system is being considered for text reminders!

Winter Camp November 21-26th

Posted on Sep 6 2014 - 8:28pm

Scouts!   The Council has notified troops of WINTER CAMP at Tiak on November 21- 26th   If you are a scout behind on EAGLE REQUIRED MERIT BADGES THIS WILL BE YOUR OPPORTUNITY TO CATCH UP  Cost is $130.00 and you may use Popcorn Sales to purchase this.    $400.00 in popcorn sales is a free winter camp!!!!    We will reschedule the Vicksburg Hike the week following Christmas and in conjunction with Wolf Creek Snow Skiing.   An online Registration is active.

Membership 2015

Posted on Sep 6 2014 - 8:28pm

Scouts our 2015 memberships will be due by October 29th.... You may pay these online at anytime for the Calendar year of 2015!   Thanks for scouting!

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