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Welcome to the Troop 143 website. The Troop Committee hopes that scouts, parents, and visitors will use the site to stay up-to-date and connected to Troop events and activities. Check the site often for information on the Troop calendar, District events, forms, and other scouting news.

Commitee meeting

Posted on Dec 2 2016 - 9:10pm

We will be having a Committee meeting on December 13th. One of the items we will be discussing is, approving the budget

Next Room Set Ups Sunday, December 4, Tuesday the 6th, and Sunday the 11th

Posted on Dec 1 2016 - 3:05pm

Our next room set up and re-set at Gateway Hall will be on Sunday, December 4 at 1:00  and then Tuesday, December 6 at 5:30 before leaving for Treasures for Children with re-set on Sunday, December 11 at 1:00. Please plan to come to help our chartered organization.

Second Treasures for Children Service on December 6

Posted on Dec 1 2016 - 3:04pm

The Troop will perform our second service at the Salvation Army for the Treasures for Children project on Tuesday, December 6. We will first set up the room at Gateway Hall at 5:30, then depart from the fire station parking lot at 6:00. Please wear uniform shirt (no neckerchief required.) We should return before 9:00.

Congratulations to Scouts on Rank Advancement, Merit Badges, and Other Scouting Recognition

Posted on Dec 1 2016 - 3:04pm

At the fall Court of Honor, eight scouts moved up in rank (some of them more than one rank), and fifteen scouts received merit badges earned since the last court of honor. In addition, scouts were recognized for service activity such as Scouting for Food and events such as Fall Camporee. Scouts presented updates on activities including West Virginia flood relief, trip to Washington, D.C., Treasures for Children, the Timberline ski/snowboard weekend, Summer Camp, and more. Several clever skits were performed as well.

Popcorn Payment

Posted on Nov 27 2016 - 4:09pm

Thank you to everyone that sold popcorn this year!  As a group we sold $5,680 in popcorn!  Prizes from the sale will be distributed at the court of honor. The commission this year from council is 31%. As a reminder that payment for your sale was due Tuesday, November 22; if you have not paid yet, please make arrangements to do so now. If you did not sell, the amount due is $50. Please contact Mr. Ward with any questions.

Congratulations to Scouts on First Term Honor Roll

Posted on Nov 26 2016 - 9:27pm

Gateway School District has announced its first term honor roll, and as always, it is populated with Scouts from Troop 143. In addition to their academic achievements, Scouts this fall have participated in marching band, soccer, football, school clubs, and other extracurricular activities.

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