Welcome Scouts, Parents and Scouters to the Hightower Trail District Web Site

We are the Scouts (youth), Volunteer Scouters (adult leaders) and Professional Scouters (BSA employees) of northern DeKalb County, Georgia. We are members of the Boy Scouts of America, a member national organization of the World Organization of the Scout Movement.
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Cub Scout Leader Training Opportunity Nov. 20th at Volunteer Service Center, 6:30-9:30 PM

Posted on Oct 30 2014 - 2:25pm

Attached you will find a flyer for a final Cub Leader training push that the Council Training Team has put together for the evening of November 20th.  We will offer all Cub Scout Leader training courses this evening at the VSC.  This is a great opportunity for current leaders to get trained and for incoming 2015 leaders to get prepared to take on their new position.  

Recruiter patch and waffles!

Posted on Oct 26 2014 - 7:37am

Any youth in a Scouting program (Cubs, Boy Scouts, Explorers, Venturers, Sea Scouts)  that recruits someone into their unit from now through November 26th will get a free Waffle House Waffle coupon, a genuine Waffle House water bottle, and the prestigious Recruiter Strip.  Your recruit must be registered to the BSA byNovember 26th to qualify.

Recharter day reminder!

Posted on Oct 25 2014 - 8:53pm

To all Hightower Trail District Unit Committee Chairmen, we are holding our Recharter day on Saturday November 8th at the Volunteer Service Center. We will begin at 8am and be finished by 11am. Please come and bring everything you need to complete your Recharter. If you need help or have question there will be professionals there to help.

Please congratulate Louis Todd and Charles Mixon for receiving the Whitney M. Young award

Posted on Oct 12 2014 - 6:50am

Louis Todd from Pack 7/Troop 15 at Embry Hills UMC, and Charles Mixon with Troop 379 at St. Martin's Episcopal School recently received the Whitney M. Young award.The Whitney M Young award is for service to our youth and is one of the most prestigious awards an adult can receive in Scouting.  

Dorie Wirtz is our new Hightower District Membership Chair

Posted on Oct 12 2014 - 6:49am

We're excited to have Dorie's help with Membership!  She has a lot of experience knowing what works and what doesn't to get new boys into Scouting.

Recharter Workshop at Volunteer Service Center Nov. 8th 8-11AM

Posted on Oct 12 2014 - 6:44am

We're still doing our December 6th recharter day, but added this earlier workshop this year to help your unit get personalized help.  Let us show you how to get started, and many units can complete it that day and be done.  

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