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  • Troop 8 prepares Open House to begin 2016-17 Scout Season

    Troop 8 prepares Open House to begin 2016-17 Scout Season

    We invite all potential scouts to visit our Open House on Monday, August 22nd at 7:00 pm.  We will have pizza and snacks and are available to answer any question about our Troop.  Join us on the 3rd floor of the Christian Life Center at First Baptist Jackson. The Troop has published the Fall and […]Read More »

About T8

The Boy Scouts of America troop at First Baptist Church of Jackson, Mississippi, is known as Troop 8.   Begun in 1920, Troop 8 was chartered by First Baptist Jackson in 1921 and is the longest continuously sponsored troop in the nation. With this distinction also comes a very close relationship between the values of First […]

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Joining T8

Thank you for your interest in joining Troop 8.  We would love to talk with you about this opportunity.  Please feel free to contact Scoutmaster Bill Spence at 601-594-0884 or Scouting with Troop 8 Boy Scouting, one of the traditional membership divisions of the BSA, is available to boys who have earned the Arrow […]

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Eagle Honor Roll

The fact that a boy is an Eagle Scout has always carried with it a special significance, not only in Scouting but also as he enters higher education, business or industry, and community service. The award is a performance-based achievement whose standards have been well-maintained over the years. Not every boy who joins a Boy […]

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Troop Photo Gallery Mar 2016 | Shotgun Campout Feb 2016 I Court of Honor Oct 2015 | Court of Honor Oct 2015 | Mississippi Monument Dedication | Shiloh, TN Sep 2015 | Hood Campout Aug 2015 | Open House and 1st Meeting July 2015 | Expedition Yellowstone Apr 2015 – Black Creek Campout Dec 2014 […]

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