Troop 79 has been proudly chartered by Hopewell United Methodist Church of Tyrone, Georgia since 1974. We provide a strong year-round Scouting program utilizing the ideals and methods of the Boy Scouts of America. As we “Do Our Duty” to God, our Country, and to our Community, we cheerfully give back what we have received in scouting… one scout at a time. Become a member of the Troop 79 online family by creating an account. Members share in our event calendar, Photo Gallery and other Troop 79 exclusive items. Please enjoy your visit and come back often.

Fayette Fall Camporee

Oct. 7 2017

The boys had a blast at the Fayette District Fall Camporee at the Civilian Marksmanship Program (CMP) in Talledega, AL. To view all the photos click here.


Rise Against Hunger

Sep. 23 2017

Thank you to all the scouts who turned out to package food for Rise Against Hunger to help stop hunger worldwide. View all photos here.



Open House

Aug. 12 2017

Awesome Scout Open House & Back to School fun! At one point there were more kids lining up to be dunked in the dunk pool rather than throw the ball to get someone dunked.

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Tubing in Helen, GA

Jul. 15 2017

Fun tubing day trip in Helen, GA with Cool River Tubing.

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Summer Camp at Camp Daniel Boone, SC

Troop 79 selected Camp Daniel Boone in NC for summer camp in 2017. The scouts had a wonderful time.

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Hezekiah’s Eagle Court of Honor

Jun. 10 2017

Hezekiah Brown completed his eagle rank and held his court of honor  on June 10, 2017. Congratulations Hezekiah!!

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Alex Eagle Project

Apr. 29 2017

Alex began his eagle scout project to build a storage shed for the St. Matthews Catholic Church on April 29 2017.  The shed will be used to store equipment for the church garden.

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