METH - Thu, 03/26/2015 - 00:12
Troop 99’s Spring Flower Sale is easy method to raise funds for both the Troop and your Scout accounts. 75% of the profits will go into the individual scout accounts and 25% to the Troop.
glehr - Sat, 02/28/2015 - 23:40
Tuesday night's meeting (March 31) is our annual "Troop Swim". We are
scheduled to swim at the Boys & Girls Club of Wilmington, 669 S. Union
Street (near the McDonald's in Elsmere) from 7:45 to 8:45 PM. Please arrive
by 7:30 and sign in at the front desk. Do not bring any valuables, but if
you must, bring a lock to secure a locker. You should bring your bathing
suit and a towel and also something to put your wet clothes in to bring
home. Anyone needing a swim test for rank advancement can have one Tuesday
waltborders - Wed, 12/03/2014 - 10:04
astiles - Sat, 12/24/2011 - 16:03
Troop 99 has a long and interesting history. In April of 1940, the Catholic Big Brothers organization decided to sponsor a Boy Scout Troop at the St. James Protectory in Delaware City. St. James Protectory was an home for orphaned boys. The first Scoutmaster was Paul A. Bradley and his Assistant was John P. Connor. The first scouts were: Tindent Baffanco, Harry Flora, George Hobbs, Howard Jones, Paul Kane, Henry Kratzer, Francies O’Brien, Edward Reskowski, James Skillman, Vincent Ward, Anthony Bero and DeSales Bero.