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Scouts build boardwalk, gravel path in Perry Hall [PHOTOS]

PERRY HALL, MD—A local Scout wasn’t fazed by Saturday morning’s heat and led his troop in building improvements in Perry Hall. Ryan Whitfield from Troop 732 led a group of 20 volunteers in building a boardwalk and gravel path from Perry Hall High School to Ratna Court. Councilman David Marks’ office helped with approvals, but it was Ryan and his …


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Boy Scout troop installs footbridge in Carney

CARNEY, MD—One local Boy Scout troop has been busy improving a hiking trail in Carney this weekend. Eagle Scout candidate Lance Hastings led a crew from Troop 124 that installed a footbridge at the Gunpowder Falls State Park – Graham Memorial Area, according to Councilman David Marks. This wooded area north of Cub Hill is used by the Baltimore Bowmen …


St. Michael Church in Perry Hall to celebrate 100th Eagle Scout

PERRY HALL, MD—A very special celebration will take place in Perry Hall next month. St. Michael Lutheran Church (Troop 732) will celebrate their 100th Eagle Scout. The Eagle Scout Ceremony & Reunion honoring Brian Salsberg and Christopher Tang will be held on Saturday, November 9, 2019, with a ceremony at noon and lunch to follow. “Congratulations to Troop 732, chartered …

Troop 124 celebrates 100th Eagle Scout

Boy Scout Troop 124 celebrated its 100th Eagle Scout at a ceremony at the Baltimore Bowman range on Sunday, October 8th. The 100th Eagle Scout is Nicholas Cummings, the son of Keith and Charlene Cummings of Parkville. A graduate of Parkville High School, Nicholas led a repainting of the Baltimore Bowman clubhouse for his Eagle Scout service project. Councilman David …

Benches installed, improvements made to Seven Oaks trail

On Saturday, April 30, more than 30 volunteers from Boy Scout Troop 124 made improvements to the trail in the Seven Oaks Environmental Conservation Area, which is located behind the elementary school and senior center. Eagle Scout candidate Nick Watts led the volunteers. Several local residents helped, picking up trash throughout the wooded area. The group installed six benches, cleared …

Seven Oaks trails to be cleaned, rebuilt

A portion of Perry Hall will be cleaned up and rebuilt next month. Nick Watts, a prospective Eagle Scout from Troop 124, will be building a trail system at the Seven Oaks Environmental Conservation Area located in Perry Hall. The office of Baltimore County Councilman David Marks is seeking volunteers to help remove trash from the area and adjacent property. …