Lone Bear District Commissioner Service

Our Commissioner staff is a great resource to units. Commissioners are available for program guidance, information and serve as a liaison to the district. Each unit is assigned a Commissioner.

For questions regarding joining the Commissioner staff or gaining contact information for your Unit Commissioner, contact:

Richard Smart
Lone Bear District Commissioner
(417) 646-1366
templesong48@yahoo.com

Lone Bear District Assistant Commissioners

Henry County Allan High (660) 383-1044 allan_high@yahoo.com
Johnson County Jerry Post (660) 747-0600 jpost64093@yahoo.com
Bates County Kevin Nelson (816) 373-2940 duncanc123@aol.com
St. Claire County Stever Foote (417) 646-2651 steve.foote47@yahoo.com

Lone Bear District Advancement

Denney Jefferson
Advancement Chairman

(660) 909-4944

Eagle Scout Candidates no longer contact Eagle Scout Candidate Committee members directly. Instead, contact Denney, who will assign committee members directly.

Search for Merit Badge Counselors 

Cub Scout Advancement and Special Award Opportunities

Boy Scout Advancement and Special Award Opportunities

Varsity Advancement

Venturing Awards and Recognition

Religious Emblems Program

Lifesaving or Meritorious Action Forms

Merit Badge Counselors

Merit Badge Counselors can be anyone 18 years or older. They must complete orientation Training, Youth Protection Training, register with BSA (free). All counselors must renew annually. A District Directory is published annually.

Eagle Scout Program

Project submission during District Roundtables.  Initial submission must be made by Scout.  Eagle Boards of Review schedule thru the Eagle Board Chairman.

Advancement Resources & Forms:

Eagle Scout Resources

Eagle Scout Leadership Service Project Workbook

HOAC - Eagle Scout Guide & Reference Letters

Eagle Scout Rank Application

HOAC - Eagle Scout Palm Application

BSA – Alternate Eagle Scout Rank Merit Badges – Application

HOAC – Eagle Scout Certificate Return Form

Merit Badge Resources

Merit Badge Counselor Information

Merit Badge Counselor Application

Merit Badge Card

Cub Scout Camping Opportunities

Cub Scout Family Camping

Cub Scout Day Camp

Bear Resident Camp

Webelos Resident Camp

Boy Scout Camping Opportunities

H. Roe Bartle Scout Reservation

Theodore Naish Scout Reservation

Honor Camping Programs

High Adventure Opportunities

HOAC Council Contingent to Philmont

Florida Sea Base, Northern Tier High Adventure Base, Philmont

Venturing Camping Opportunities

Venturing Camping