Troop 97 is a boy led Troop and Pack chartered by Oak Grove United Methodist Church  4915 Old Highway 11  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


Posted on Mar 27 2015 - 6:00am

Cub Scouts..... You have been awarded to car to prepare,  on Friday night April 17th a camp out at the church will be held and the race will begin on Saturday Morning!

Woodruff 2015 Summer Camp!

Posted on Mar 26 2015 - 7:35pm

Scouts your schedules are completed.  If you have received an email confirming multiple rafting trips or off site adventures  an additional button will be added to the website for the final payment.   YOUR NEXT PAYMENT MUST BE RECEIVED VIA PAYPAL BY MIDNIGHT MARCH 31.   ALL PAYMENTS MUST EQUAL $235.00 of the $340.00 Total the final payment will be made in Mid May along with T-Shirts. >>>>NO LATE PAYMENTS CAN BE ACCEPTED.   YOUR SCHEDULE MUST BE ENTERED ON 4/2 electronically.   THERE ARE NO REFUNDES!!!!! MAKE SURE YOU KNOW!!!

A Big Night for Boy Scouts

Posted on Mar 25 2015 - 6:05am

Eagle Scouts Logan Stephens and Drew Luckett attend the Gov. Phil Bryants dinner for appreciation of Scouting,  thanks to Asst. SM Matt Beavers and Mississippi Power Company.


Posted on Mar 18 2015 - 7:57pm

Scouts headed to Philmont for Cavalcade:   Mark your calendar  JUNE 6 , 8AM   IN SUMRALL we will have a riding demonstration for safety prep, and preparing for the trip!   Plan to spend 3-4 hours and we will have a quick review of the trip prep as well!  


Posted on Mar 16 2015 - 6:30am

If your plans include  Fort Pickens!  BE REGISTERED!!!!  Scouts if your plans are to be at Fort Pickens  Please be registered by Friday March 20th.   LATE REGISTRATIONS ARE NOT ACCEPTED!, NUMBERS FOR THE CAMPGROUND, MUSEUM must be turned in.                                                                  

Registration for Destin/ Top Sail

Posted on Mar 16 2015 - 6:30am

Scouts planning to go to the beach for Memorial Day Weekend.  REGISTRATION CLOSES WEDNESDAY APRIL 1.    As you know TOPSAIL fills fast, and we have only limited spacing, if spacing fills first registration will close prior to  APRIL 1.

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