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Troop 147
 Azle, Texas

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Azle, Texas


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Summer Camp Packing List

Posted by Lindsay Foster on June 23, 2014 at 5:10 PM Comments comments (1)


❏ Class A “Field” Uniform – including neckerchief and slide

❏ 10 Essentials (Page 264 or HERE)

❏ Swim trunks & towel

❏ Cot or Foam pad/Ground cloth

❏ Sleeping bag or bedroll

❏ Pillow

❏ Spending money including money for Merit Badge classes (i...

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Remind101 Troop 147 Text Messaging Service

Posted by Lindsay Foster on March 13, 2014 at 12:30 AM Comments comments (0)

One place to get texts for your Troop 147 information. New text messaging service will allow the troop to text your phone with reminders, times, etc. It's a one way service so responses are not accepted. Scouts may also join. This service is used by many teachers and schools to provide communication with parents, guardians and students.

Silver Star Merit Badge College Info

Posted by Lindsay Foster on January 26, 2014 at 1:20 PM Comments comments (0)

For those who are attending Silver Star Merit Badge College on February 8 and February 22, MB Counselors just received class lists this morning. Please watch your email for important information regarding requirements that may need to be completed prior to the start of MB College or items that youth should bring with them.

MANDATORY Parent Meeting

Posted by Lindsay Foster on June 26, 2013 at 7:05 PM Comments comments (0)

We will have a mandatory parent meeting on Monday, July 1, 2013, at 7:30 pm in the Scout Hut.

At this meeting we will hand out packing/gear lists, the trip itinerary, physical forms, the mandatory State of Colorado form that must be filled out with the physical form, etc. We will be available to answer any questions you may have.

Julie Geho - Committee Secretary

Marcey Martin - Committee Chairman

AQUATIC SCHOOL (A-School) Equipment List

Posted by Lindsay Foster on June 26, 2013 at 7:05 PM Comments comments (0)

If your son is registered for A-School, you can find the equipment list, etc on this website. I sent it to everyone in the troop thinking we might have some boys NEXT year that want to attend! I'll have copies of this information with me at Monday night's parent meeting. PLEASE make sure I give you a copy. My brain is pretty frazzled this time of year, and more than usual with a kid graduating and preparing for college.

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Summer Camp Packing (HELP) List

Posted by Lindsay Foster on June 26, 2013 at 7:00 PM Comments comments (0)

At our parents meeting next Monday night, Julie will be handing out the gear lists for this Summer Camp trip. I thought I'd send a couple of pictures out for clarification and give you a little more time to find a couple of the big items. For this year's trip they will need a footlocker AND a backpack. I've attached pictures of each of these items. The footlocker can be purchased at Academy (that's where I got the picture) and it's $35. They sell a similar version at Walmart in the Auto...

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T147 Youth Leadership (Spring-Fall 2013)

Posted by Lindsay Foster on March 12, 2013 at 6:05 PM Comments comments (0)

Congratulations to Troop 147's new Scout Leaders!

Senior Patrol Leader- David Snook

Assistant Senior Patrol Leader- Casey Martin

Scribe- Jim Darden

Quartermaster- Jeremy Snook

Wolf Patrol Leader- Christian Nelson

Wolf APL- Alex Lujan

Spartan Patrol Leader- Zach Bryan

Spartan APL- Gunnar Motlagh

Zeus Patrol Leader- Dylan Penwell

Zeus APL- Jeremy Snook

Redneck Patrol Leader- Alston ...

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Spring Break Campout Information

Posted by Lindsay Foster on March 12, 2013 at 6:05 PM Comments comments (1)

Spring Break Campout

Leave- Friday, March 15th

We will meet at the Church at 6:30 pm

Due to the State Park getting rid of the campsites we normally use.... we are having to camp in the Primitive Area.

This means a couple things. We will not have easy access to the trailer (stove).

We will have adults with boats, that hopfully will agree to load everyone and their gear and take them to the campsites. The campsites do h...

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Troop Committee Meeting

Posted by Lindsay Foster on November 25, 2012 at 9:10 PM Comments comments (0)

Summer Camp 2013

Reservations for San Isabel Scout Ranch have been made for July 21 through 27, 2013. The reasons given for scheduling a summer camp so late are:


  • School is not released until the first week of June for many of our Scouts' districts
  • The second week of June is Staff Development week for Scouts who are working summer camp
  • The third and fourth weeks of June and first week of July are summer camp for Longhorn Council and many of ...
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Election Results

Posted by Lindsay Foster on September 8, 2012 at 10:05 PM Comments comments (0)

Congratulations to our new Troop Leaders! Thank you to all the boys who ran for election. It is never easy to get up in front of everyone and give a speech.

Senior Patrol Leader- Christian N.

Scribe- John G.

Quartermaster- Mac F.

Wolf Patrol Leader- Dillon H.

Spartan Patrol Leader- Alston L.

Zeus Patrol Leader- David S.


Christian Nelson- Senior Patrol Leader (SPL)


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