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SWC Timeline 1990-1990

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A Link to Our Past ... An Eye Toward our Future
January 8-10, 1999

SCOUTMASTER David Adams
Location Woodruff Scout Reservation
Weather ----
Attendance 293 Scouters, 29 Patrols
Honor Patrol Foothills Flintstones, Troop 75

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Highlights & Lowlights First SWC for three new districts created in Cobb County. Night orienteering. Indoor campfire and Sunday worship. Who’s got the “claw”? Why did the chicken cross the road? Scuds over GA.


STAFF

Senior Patrol Leader Sam Johnson
Advisor Tom Sprayberry
Support Staff Pat Bonito
Dennis Esler
Iuveni Gutierrez
John Hanggi
Don Harris
Gordon Hellman
Dave Heusinger
Ray Hopkins
Greg Knight
Michele LaVigne
Wayne Martin
David Muller
Terry Nunn
Dave Parks
Dennis Rowe
Wally Schwartz
Steve Seay
Mark Shepherd
Don Snyder
Warren Wright


COUNCIL STAFF

District Director Mark Hellman
District Executive Amber Eckard
District Executive Robert Garrett
District Executive Kim Woods
Ranger Kendall Foster
Asst. Ranger Steve Goosman
 

SWC: A Tradition of Scouting Excellence
January 9-11, 1998

SCOUTMASTER Tom Sprayberry
Location Woodruff Scout Reservation
Weather Pleasant all weekend
Fri: Overcast, 32°
Sat: 32° & foggy in am, 38° & partly
       cloudy in pm, 26° clear and cool in
       evening
Sun: 45° and rising in am, clear
Attendance 311 Scouters, 33 Patrols
Honor Patrol Spirit 68, Troop 795

Highlights & Lowlights 30th Anniversary SWC.

Games: Scouting Jeopardy, 30 Squares, Sea Base Disaster, Catch That Snapper, Ring the Bell. Return of the Bubbas, XXX, 30/30s, Flower Children, Wild Turkeys. Bill Barber gets his 30th claw.

Visitors: Archie Crain, Harold Chitwood and David Larkin.

Homer Powell’s moving address at Campfire. SM made honorary Flower Child. Campfire and Sunday worship. Who’s got the “claw”? Why did the chicken cross the road? Scuds over GA.


STAFF

Senior Patrol Leader David Adams
Advisor Don Prince
Support Staff Pat Bonito
H. L. Brown
Dennis Esler
Maggie Franz
Iuveni Gutierrez
John Hanggi
Don Harris
Dave Heusinger
Ray Hopkins
Sam Johnson
Greg Knight
Michele LaVigne
Wayne Martin
Nicholas Miller
David Muller
Terry Nunn
Troy Palmer
Dave Parks
Harry Penninger
Dennis Rowe
Jim Schornak
Wally Schwartz
Mark Shepherd
Don Snyder


COUNCIL STAFF

District Executive Joe Wiltrout
 

Scouting—A Lifetime of Adventure
January 10-12, 1997

SCOUTMASTER Don Prince
Location Woodruff Scout Reservation
Weather Fri: 2½ inches of snow
Sat: Low 4°, High 28° and gorgeous
Sun: 5° and sunny
Attendance 336 Scouters, 30 Patrols
Honor Patrol Forest Gump, Troop 772

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Highlights & Lowlights Scoutmaster on his “Throne”, The Snow, The Sky, The Stars. Airlift and the Joust games. The Smurfs and Bubba’s. Silver Claws and their T-Shirts. Visitors: H.L. Brown and Tim Copeland from West Atlanta District were very impressed with the amount of fun we Cobb Scouters have!


STAFF

Senior Patrol Leader Tom Sprayberry
Games David Adams
Judging / Registration David Muller
Programs Mike Wiedower
Quartermaster Ralph Lowther
Advisor Bill Bass
Support Staff Pat Bonito
Dennis Esler
Iuveni Gutierrez
John Hanggi
Don Harris
Gordon Hellman
Dave Heusinger
Ray Hopkins
Greg Knight
Michele LaVigne
Wayne Martin
David Muller
Terry Nunn
Dave Parks
Dennis Rowe
Wally Schwartz
Steve Seay
Mark Shepherd
Don Snyder
Warren Wright


COUNCIL STAFF

District Director Mark Turner
District Executive Ed Long
 

Scouting...It's The Adult Thing To Do!
January 5-7, 1996

SCOUTMASTER Bill Bass
Location Woodruff Scout Reservation
Weather Fri: 40-45°, sunny, rain started at 10 pm
Sat: 39°, rained all day
Sun: snow started around 2 a.m.,
       7 inches by final assembly
Attendance 278 Scouters, 33 Patrols
Honor Patrol Chain Gang, Troop 116
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Highlights & Lowlights Campfire in dining hall. Had two final assemblies: one Saturday night due to the bad forecast to allow patrols to leave and one on Sunday for those who decided to brave the elements. Senior Patrol Leader shackled by the Chain Gang at the final assembly. If you stayed Saturday night, Scoutmaster declared that you should paint the tip of your 1996 claw white. Tough getting out on Sunday.


STAFF

Senior Patrol Leader Don Prince
Advisor Russ Parker
Support Staff Ginny Acocella
David Adams
Pat Bonito
Eddie Cordle
Terry Glover
Sam Johnson
Dave Heusinger
George Lowther
Ralph Lowther
Doug McGriff
Curt Newton
Troy Palmer
Jason Pierce
Bobby Plaskett
Jim Schornak
Mark Sheppard
Ken Sluder
Robert Smith
Tom Sprayberry
Audrey Taylor
Mike Wiedower
 

Onward to Eagle
January 6-8, 1995

SCOUTMASTER Russ Parker
Location Woodruff Scout Reservation
Weather Fri: 50°, rain
Sat-Sun: High of 44° to Low 21°
             by Sunday am
Attendance 314 Scouters, 36 Patrols
Honor Patrol M & M, Troop 144
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Highlights & Lowlights Friday afternoon’s gale force winds broke apart the staff’s first attempt at the newly constructed Quonset Hut. So they went to the Troop Services building including the heater. Very good Campfire. Scoutmaster was provided a chair for assemblies. Alfalfa.


STAFF

Senior Patrol Leader Bill Bass
Advisor Steve Fisher
Support Staff Ginny Acocella
David Adams
Pepper Ashford
Bob Beale
Cliff Barger
Sherry Barger
Mike Brown
Louis Gangi
Moore Hallmark
Andy Heaton
Dave Heusinger
John Huffman
Sherry Huffman
Doug Johnston
George Laurens
Jodi Laurens
Wanda Lawson
George Lowther
Ralph Lowther
Doug McGriff
Jerry Miller
Glenn Mills
Curt Newton
Marilynn Parker
Don Prince
Jim Reed
Ted Scherck
Ken Sluder
Pete Tucker
Mike Wiedower
Tom Wilson
 
 

Scouting-"A First Class" Experience
January 7-9, 1994

SCOUTMASTER Steve Fisher
Location Woodruff Scout Reservation
Weather Fri: 52°, 1¼ rain
Sat: high of 31°
Sun: low 8°
Attendance 258 Scouters, ? Patrols
Honor Patrol Great Horned Owls, Troop 795
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Highlights & Lowlights --none--


STAFF

Senior Patrol Leader Russ Parker
Advisor Bion Jones
Support Staff Ginny Acocella
David Adams
Sherry Barger
Bill Bass
Cliff Barger
Pat Day
Louis Gangi
Andy Heaton
John Huffman
Sherry Huffman
Doug Johnston
Bonnie Lackey
Wanda Lawson
Ralph Lowther
Jim Maulden
James McRay
Glenn Mills
Danny Palmer
Don Prince
Jim Reed
Mark Sheppard
Tom Sprayberry
Tom Wilson
 
 

25 Years of Fun, Fellowship & Training
January 8-10, 1993

SCOUTMASTER Bion Jones
Location Woodruff Scout Reservation
Weather Fri: 50°, fog, rain
Sat: 45°-50°, misty
Sun: 38°, Cloudy
Attendance 317 Scouters, 42 Patrols
Honor Patrol Bed Pans, Troop 116
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Highlights & Lowlights Those GGOOOOLLDD (Gold) Honor Patrol Hats.


STAFF

Senior Patrol Leader Steve Fisher
Advisor Bill Hill
Support Staff Tricia Anderson
Bill Bass
Bill Beverage
Tom Bohnn
Larry Cupp
Ronnie Cupp
Bill Deakins
Gordon Hellman
Tom Hargis
John Huffman
Bonnie Lackey
Wanda Lawson
George Lowther
Glenn Mills
Danny Palmer
Russ Parker
Don Prince
Bob Stephens
Tom Wilson
Jim Womack
 
 

It's in the
Boy Scout Handbook

January 8-10, 1992

SCOUTMASTER Bill Hill
Location Woodruff Scout Reservation
Weather Fri: 24°, windy
Sat: 54°, sunny, beautiful
Sun: 32°, raining
Attendance 330 Scouters, 35 Patrols
Honor Patrol Orienteers, Troop 75
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Highlights & Lowlights Table decorations for Saturday night's banquet included an ice sculpture. T-116 “brings just about everyone”, with four patrols & 37 participants (plus 5 scouters from P-611).


STAFF

Senior Patrol Leader Bion Jones
Advisor Cliff McMahan
Support Staff Bill Bass
Tom Bohnn
Steve Cranford
Larry Cupp
Ronnie Cupp
Philip Douglas
Jim Fenner
Steve Fisher
Bill Hall
Wanda Lawson
Glenn Mills
Danny Palmer
Russ Parker
Dick Prang
David Smith
Robert Smith
Jim Womack
Pete Huber
 
 

I'm Proud To Be
A Boy Scout

January 11-13, 1991

SCOUTMASTER Cliff McMahan
Location Woodruff Scout Reservation
Weather Fri: light rain
Sat: cool, sleet/snow
Sun: 28°
Attendance 187 Scouters, 25 Patrols
Honor Patrol Palmers Pioneers, Troop 573
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Highlights & Lowlights Patch presented to all. Pot luck dinner went well with change of each patrol eating what they cooked. Presented five Wood Badge awards. Florida patrol third straight year. First year for patrol spirit award. Great campfire was very good. Patrol flags displayed. Scoutmaster had chronic nosebleed all weekend.


STAFF

Senior Patrol Leader Bill Hill
Advisor Eddie Gomez
Support Staff Bill Allen
Steve Cranford
Steve Fisher
Bion Jones
Jim Fenner
Fred Gates
Bill Hall
Rex Harper
Sam Lindley
Glenn Mills
David Muller
Curt Newton
Russ Parker
Dick Prang
Bill Rockey
Robert Smith
Bob Stephens
 

I'm Proud To Be An American
January 19-21, 1990

SCOUTMASTER Eddie Gomez
Location Woodruff Scout Reservation
Weather Fri: about 50°, Misty
Sat: 50°-56°, Rain all day
Sun: 45°. Sunny
Attendance 170 Scouters, 17 Patrols
Honor Patrol Minute Men, Troop 750
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Highlights & Lowlights Bill Barber 50th anniversary in Scouting. Clown patrol. Big Tent. Another nice patch (thanks Glenn Mills). First woman on staff. Big Idea-Troop site bulletin boards- very good. Patrol from Florida of last year were back and a couple with them that met at last SWC and married last week. Saturday night pot luck dinner.


STAFF

Senior Patrol Leader Cliff McMahan
Advisor Bill Collier
Support Staff Bill Allen
Tom Chadwick
Linda Johnson
Neal Herndon
Bill Hill
Glenn Mills
Curt Newton
Jim Schornak
Bob Smith
David Smith
Mark Turner
Al Weatherly
Mike Wiedower