Over the weekend of Aug. 2-4, several members of Boy Scout Troop 88 in Elkins traveled to Camp Kootaga, located near Parkersburg, to participate in the Order of the Arrow ordeal. The Order of the Arrow is Scouting's National Honor Society, and its members are voted in by their fellow Scouts. New Troop 88 OA members are Scouts Aidan Hedrick, Justin Bibey, Ethan Wilson, Andrew Guire, Jacob Earle and Assistant Scoutmaster Jim Guire.
Also attending were OA Brotherhood members John Wilson and Steve Clingerman, also assistant Scoutmasters, and Scoutmaster Jim Bibey.
Pictured, from left, front row: Andrew Guire, Ethan Wilson, Aidan Hedrick and Jim Bibey; second row: Jim Guire, Jacob Earle and Justin Bibey; third row: John Wilson and Steve Clingerman.