Congratulations to the following 22 Arrowmen of the Southern Region for being 2018 recipients of the Distinguished Service Award: ROBERT H. ANSTETT PATRICK S. BURTCHAELL ALEXANDER C. CALL RALPH C. “CRAIG” DAVIS (NATIONAL OA COMMITTEE MEMBER) BRADLEY J. ELLIS HARRISON D. FRY HUNTER N. JONES
Annually the region gives out 3 awards, the E. Urner Goodman We Support Camping Award, the National Service Award, and the OA Innovation Award. To learn more about each award please check out our awards page here. The Region can select 2 lodges to earn
Since 1999, the National OA Committee has annually selected lodges from each region to receive matching service grants. For 2018, 27 lodges in councils across the nation were chosen to receive a combined total of $50,000 in matching grants via the OA Service Grant program.
The 2018 Order of the Arrow southern region chief was elected Thursday morning at the 2017 National Planning Meeting. Congratulations to Zach Callicutt! Zach is a Vigil Honor member from Chicksa Lodge, Yocona Area Council in Oxford, Mississippi. He has served as the SR-6 section