The Boy Scouts of America (BSA) are celebrating 100 years of scouting.
The BSA was incorporated on February 8, 1910 and by 1912, Scouts were enrolled in every state.
The Sequoyah Council is the local affiliate that oversees troops in Northeast Tennessee and Southwest Virginia.
Scout Oath (or Promise)
On my honor I will do my best
To do my duty to God and my country
and to obey the Scout Law;
To help other people at all times;
To keep myself physically strong,
mentally awake, and morally straight.
A Scout is trustworthy, loyal, helpful, friendly,
courteous, kind, obedient, cheerful, thrifty,
brave, clean, and reverent.
The BSA is one of the largest youth organizations in the United States. Since its founding there has been over 100 million members.
For more information on the Boy Scouts of America
please visit http://www.scouting.org
For information on the Sequoyah Council
please visit http://www.scbsa.org
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