The Order of the Arrow Coosa Lodge Chief Patrick Yim and Achunachi chapter Chief Alex East are pictured with members of Cub Scout pack Nine, Boy Scout Troop Nine and Venture Crew Nine at the gate to BSA Camp Comer in Mentone. Attendees included left to right, Ethan Coley, Ridge Seales, Gregory Heathcock, Kailee Peterson, Trey Houston, Tyler Mitchell, Alex East, Patrick Yim, Truett Leach, Elizabeth New, Will Milner, Caleb LaFollette, Dylan Clark, Daniel Yim and crew advisor Ted Heathcock. Photo: Special to The Star
Boy Scouts of America Venture Crew 4009 recently attended the Coosa Lodge PowWow in Mentone. Venture Crews are made up of co-ed groups of young adults from 14-20 years of age. The members learned how to camp, cook, Native American culture and hike the Thunderbird Trail together. The Crew meets twice a month at St. Mark United Methodist Church in Golden Springs. The Venture Crew 4009 advisor is Ted A. Heathcock.