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Lisa Allmendinger on September 12th, 2017

Continue reading about Sept. 14: Cub scout sign-up night

Lisa Allmendinger on May 10th, 2017

Continue reading about May 13: Boy Scout Troop 425 Flower Sale in Chelsea State Bank Parking Lot

Lisa Allmendinger on October 5th, 2016

The impact that scouting had on Howard S. “Howdy” Holmes some 50 years ago was felt recently when he was able to recite the Boy Scout Oath and Law from memory. Holmes, president of Chelsea Milling Company best known for its “JIFFY” mix brand, is the recipient of this year’s Distinguished Citizen’s Award presented by […]

Continue reading about Oct. 6: Howdy Holmes to be honored by Boy Scouts

Lisa Allmendinger on May 14th, 2016

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Bob Milbrodt for the information in this story.) Monday night will be the Chelsea Kiwanis annual recognition of Boy Scout Troops, Cub Scout Packs, and their leaders for the valuable character building work being done here in Chelsea. The club is honored to have been able to support scouting […]

Continue reading about May 16: Chelsea Kiwanis annual Boy Scout recognition

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Jane Parikh for the photo and information in this story.) John Copeland said the up-close view he had of a career exploration program offered through a local Boy Scout Council motivated him to get involved with Scouting on a much deeper level. Copeland, who works to raise funds for […]

Continue reading about Chelsea’s John Copeland receives Silver Beaver Award for his involvement in scouting

Lisa Allmendinger on April 25th, 2015

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Continue reading about May 2-3: Boy Scout rummage sale at the fairgrounds

Lisa Allmendinger on March 17th, 2015

By Lisa Carolin A new nonprofit group has been created in Chelsea to help fund local Boy and Girl Scouts. It’s called FOCAS-Friends of the Chelsea Area Scouts. The group kicked off its fundraising efforts with a Tupperware Fundraiser Feb. 19. Anita Mosier, a troop mom and area manager for Chelsea Area Girl Scouts, and […]

Continue reading about New nonprofit Friends of Chelsea Area Scouts formed to assist local scouts

Story and Photos by Lisa Carolin For Judy and Steve Gentz, the Boy Scouts were a good experience for both their two sons and for the couple, who were both scout leaders. They shared stories about scouting at a Community Breakfast sponsored by the Huron Trails District, Southern Shores Field Service Council Boy Scouts of […]

Continue reading about Chelsea scouting families talk about the importance of Boy Scouts at community breakfast

Lisa Allmendinger on April 28th, 2014

Continue reading about April 30: Still time to register for the Chelsea Community Scouting Breakfast

Lisa Allmendinger on June 19th, 2013

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Bonnie Hartsuff for the information in this story.) Boy Scout Troops 476,425,413 and Pack 435 collected about 1,200 items during the combined troops’ food drive for Faith in Action recently. “In terms of money collected, this was the most successful food drive I’ve participated in,” says Bonnie Hartsuff of […]

Continue reading about Boy Scouts hold successful food drive for Faith in Action