Section Officer Elections

Upcoming on Saturday, August 29 at 6:00 PM will be the SR-5 Section Officer elections for the 2020-21 term. Due to the cancellation of our in-person conclave, the election process will take place virtually. Each Lodge Chief and Adviser will attend this virtual experience for the election process, as well as lodge members attending to […]

2020 SR-5 Conclave CANCELED

Brothers, After input from the leadership of our member lodges and after much deliberation, we have made the difficult decision to cancel our 2020 section conclave – Carolina OA Conference – scheduled for August 28-30, 2020. The next section conclave is scheduled for April 23-25, 2021 at Camp Daniel Boone. We want to thank our […]

New Date for Section Conclave

Breaking News! It has been announced that this year’s Section Conclave has been rescheduled for August 28-30, 2020. The Carolina OA Conference will be hosted at Camp Old Indian in Travelers Rest, South Carolina. Join us at Camp Old Indian for an exciting Section Conclave!

Section Conclave Postponed

The National Order of the Arrow determined today that all section, region, national events scheduled before May 2 are postponed. Accordingly, the 2020 SR-5 OA conclave will not happen on April 24-26, 2020. Once we have more information, we will share it.


The deadline to register for the upcoming National Leadership Seminar (NLS) and Developing Youth Leadership Conference (DYLC) in Atlanta, Georgia is quickly approaching. NLS is a weekend conference focusing on the skills and characteristics of leadership. It is intended primarily to enhance the leadership skills of the OA’s youth and adult members, as they seek to […]

Section Updates

Following are a few updates from Section Chief Hunter Hackett . . . 2020 Section Conclave at Camp Old Indian Dixie memorabilia pre-order ends February 5th! Conclave registration form is attached below in case you have not received it.Visit for more information and contact your Lodge today to register. NLS/DYLC: We have two relatively close in location National […]

2020 Carolina OA Conference Lodge Registration Form

The form to be used by each member lodge to register their delegates for the 2020 Carolina OA Conference is now available. This form should accompany each lodge’s registration which is due on Friday, January 31, along with full payment for all memorabilia orders and a deposit or full payment for all delegates. The final […]

2020 Carolina OA Conference Guidelines Released!

Following a successful Council of Chief’s Meeting in November, and incorporating decisions made at that meeting, the 2020 Carolina OA Conference Guidelines are now available. Also available are the Minutes from that meeting. Links are below for both documents. Lodge Leaders are also reminded of several upcoming deadlines related to Dixie Fellowship. Those deadlines are […]

2020 Dixie Fellowship Proposal

Download a copy of the 2020 Dixie Fellowship Proposal. This proposal will be discussed and voted on at the Council of Chiefs’ “Dixie Planning Meeting” on Saturday, November 16, 2019. 2020 Dixie Fellowship Guidelines Proposal REDACTED

Dixie Planning Meeting

  What – SR-5 Council of Chiefs Meeting Where – Central United Methodist Church, 1005 College Street, Newberry, SC 29108 When – Saturday, November 16th, 2019, 10am Who – Section Leadership, Lodge Key 3’s, & 2020 Dixie Coordinators and Advisers The Meeting will begin promptly at 10am, with a Social Hour beginning at 9am. A light breakfast will […]