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Being prepared gets a little help, Scout style

WALSENBURG — Always Be Prepared; that’s the Scout motto. Kyle Freeburg is out to help Huerfano County be prepared as well. This coming Saturday, Kyle will be hosting a “Flood Expo” designed to distribute flood preparedness pamphlets, emergency contact numbers and, of course, plenty of free hotdogs. As part of his Eagle project, Kyle wants… Keep Reading

Boy Scouts tour the mines

by J.C. Copeland WALSENBURG — Walsenburg Boy Scout Troop 279 toured the 18 holes of the Walsenburg 18 Mines put-put course after their meeting and sliced watermelon treat. Scoutmaster James Hudgens came in first place, with Scout Dante Pino coming in second place. Meetings are held at the LDS church annex, 615 Walsen Ave, Fridays… Keep Reading

Boy Scouts seeking sponsors and meeting time change

WALSENBURG — Walsenburg troop 295 has changed it’s meeting time to 2:30-4:00 pm on Fridays at the LDS church annex, 615 Walsen Blvd.  Upcoming activities include day hikes and overnight camping. This summer 6 boys are registered to attend the San Isabel Scout Ranch.  The cost is $240/scout and we have all but $100 per… Keep Reading

Boy Scouts scale new heights

by JC Copeland WALSENBURG — Boy Scout Troop 295 went on a four mile hike and were able to climb atop some   “Huerfano Gold” (coal) Saturday led by Scoutmaster James Hudgens and assistant Scoutmaster JC Copeland.  They just returned from an overnight campout last Friday.  Many more hikes and campouts are planned. Any boys… Keep Reading

Boy scouts meet on Tuesdays

WALSENBURG — Boy Scout troop 295 meets Tuesdays at 6:00 PM at the LDS church annex on north main st. All boys 11-18 are invited to come see how the Boy Scouts plan their future activities including our week long camp out at the San Isabel Scout Ranch. For more information you may contact Scoutmaster… Keep Reading

Raton’s Boy Scout Troop 91 just keeps being awesome

RATON — Boy Scout Troop 91 had an award ceremony celebrating the achievements of the troop. Over 100 badges have been earned in the last year by these boys as they continue to enjoy challenges and add accomplishments. Pictured from left to right are: Chance Kamp, Chase Kamp, Jared Chatterley (Scoutmaster), Christian Kamp, Creede Chatterley,… Keep Reading

Cub Scout Pack #73 awards ceremony

RATON — There will be an awards ceremony for Cub Scout Pack #73 at the First United Methodist Church Monday, December 18, 5:30 pm. Come and celebrate these great kids and their leaders. Worried about the youth of Raton? Do more than worry, support positive activities! Keep Reading

Like swallows and wildebeest, the Boy Scouts are back

RATON — Like the swallows of Capistrano and the wildebeest of Africa, it’s time for the return of the Boys Scouts to Philmont Boy Scout Ranch. Tens of thousands of Boy Scouts and over a thousand leaders will pause and recharge in Raton on their way to camp. These Boy Scouts will experience one of… Keep Reading

Boy Scout Troop 295 meeting

Boy Scouts Troop 295 seeking new members WALSENBURG — Boy Scouts Troop 295 is back in action! Our meetings are each Tuesday, 7 to 8:30 pm at 615 Walsen Avenue. Any young man age 12 to 18 interested in having a great scouting experience are welcome to join our troop. Contact Rich Runyan, Scoutmaster at… Keep Reading

Boy Scout Troop 295 meeting

Boy Scouts Troop 295 seeking new members WALSENBURG — Boy Scouts Troop 295 is back in action! Our meetings are each Tuesday, 7 to 8:30 pm at 615 Walsen Avenue. Any young man age 12 to 18 interested in having a great scouting experience are welcome to join our troop. Contact Rich Runyan, Scoutmaster at… Keep Reading

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