Category Archives: 2008 News

News Articles from 2008

Backpacking at Stone Door

On the weekend of July 19, 2008, scouts and leaders of Troop 422 went on a backpacking trip to Stone Door, in the South Cumberland State Park.  The troop hiked over three miles in on the Stone Door Rim trail … Continue reading

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Statement Regarding the Tragedy in Western Iowa

Robert “Bob” J. Mazzuca Chief Scout Executive, National Council, Boy Scouts of America John Gottschalk President, National Council, Boy Scouts of America We are deeply saddened by the horrific impact of the devastating storms that tore through western Iowa yesterday. … Continue reading

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Photos of Summer Camp 2008

Assistant Scoutmaster Mike P. has provided the troop with this collection of photos that he shot at summer camp this year.  The troop attended Camp Stahlman at Boxwell Reservation this summer during the week of June 8th. Here are the … Continue reading

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Important Summer Camp Information

The troop is looking forward to an exciting time at Boxwell Reservation for summer camp during the week of June 8th through 13th.  This year, the troop is bringing a group of 27 scouts and 5 registered leaders to Camp Stahlman.  … Continue reading

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Virgin Falls Backpacking Trip

On the weekend of May 17-18, 2008, thirteen scouts and seven adults of Troop 422 backpacked in to the remote area of Scotts Gulf to view the spectacle of Virgin Falls.  Here are a few photos taken on their trip. … Continue reading

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Shiloh Campout Photos

On April 25 – 27th, the troop camped out near Shiloh National Battleground near Savannah, Tennessee.  After a dark and stormy (and wet, for some unfortunate campers) Friday night, the scouts set out on a 10 mile orienteering trek across … Continue reading

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Exploring Lost Creek Cave

April 11, 2011 – Due to the devastating effects of White Nose Syndrome on the bat populations in eastern United States caves, Troop 422 is not promoting caving at this time. For more information, see the following link:http://www.fws.gov/whitenosesyndrome/  On April 18 – … Continue reading

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Lost Creek Cave Overnight Trip Information

Hi, I’m Jimmy. What to expect on the Lost Creek Cave Overnight Trip, April 18: Lost Creek Cave is a novice wild cave.  That means no electricity, no restrooms, no McDonalds nearby.  Not even much of a road leading to it.  … Continue reading

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Beaver Days 2008

Scouts of Troop 422 participated in the second Beaver Days at Boxwell Scout Reservation on Saturday, April 12, 2008.  The scouts spent the day at Camp Craig rebuilding the bridge from the dining hall to site 17, then cleaning up … Continue reading

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Thomas Neff Awarded Eagle Rank

On the afternoon of March 22, 2008, scout Thomas Neff of Boy Scout Troop 422 was awarded the Eagle Rank.  The Court of Honor was held at 2 PM at the Stewarts Creek Church of Christ.  Within the Neff family, … Continue reading

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