Cherokee Area Council Boy Scouts Participate In Community Service Projects

  • Monday, April 22, 2024
This weekend Troop 99 was honored to participate in #CleanCatoosa and helped plant some trees and do some erosion control at one of the local parks. 

"We were excited to work with Girls Cub Scout Pack 3070 & BSA Troop 1070 - Ringgold on these projects," officials said. "As scouts, we are always looking for opportunities where we can give back to our community."
Outdoors
Jack Benson Heritage Park To Get New Inclusive Playground
  • 5/23/2024

State Rep. Esther Helton-Haynes, R-East Ridge, has secured $250,000 in state funding for an inclusive playground at the Jack Benson Heritage Park. The money will be used by the Kiwanis Club ... more

Tennessee National Guard Rescues Hiker In Smoky Mountains
Tennessee National Guard Rescues Hiker In Smoky Mountains
  • 5/22/2024

On the evening of May 20, a UH-60 Blackhawk medical flight crew from the Tennessee National Guard rescued a hiker suffering from a severe illness in a remote part of the Great Smoky Mountains ... more

Tennessee State Parks Conservancy Names Alex Wyss As New Executive Director
  • 5/21/2024

The Tennessee State Parks Conservancy announces the appointment of Alex Wyss as its new executive director, effective May 1. Officials said, "With over 30 years’ experience in conservation ... more