2014 Derby Car Race

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In February, Allegany Boys Camp enjoyed its first derby car race. ┬áThe boys and staff alike spent hours designing, carving, and painting a derby car in hope that it would be the winning model! ┬áThe most coveted prize, of course, was for speed; but cars were also awarded prizes for more creative and most realistic…. Read more »

Splitting Wood

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Soon after he arrived, one of the first boys to stay here at Allegany Boys Camp, raised a small complaint because we were expected to cut our firewood with a crosscut saw rather than a chainsaw. You know, after all, he was fast coming to the age when a young man needs to learn to… Read more »