Troop 66 placed first and second at a recent Klondike event that took place on Feb. 25 held at Union Grove State Park. The Scouts camped for two nights as the temperature dipped to 8 degrees. In addition, they were required to transport their personnel survival equipment over a three mile distant to eight different stations. At the stations they were tested on skills, which included Fire Starting, Estimating Distance, Orienteering, Bear Bagging, 1st Aid, Scout Trivia, Knots, and a Sled Race. The charter organization for Troop 66 is the United Church of Christ.
By David Lias For most people in Vermillion, Cheryl Miller and Pamella Jackson have been merely images on newsprint. The … Read Article