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How Scouts Are Serving the West Virginia Community at the 2017 National Jamboree

The 2017 National Jamboree is officially underway, with approximately 40,000 attendees flooding the grounds of the Summit Bechtel Reserve in Mount Hope, West Virginia, ready to not only have fun, but…

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Boy Scouts of America to Serve West Virginia Communities During 2017 Messengers of Peace Days of Service

2017 National Jamboree Participants Contributing More Than 100,000 Hours of Service Toward Community Projects in Nearly Every County Across West Virginia MOUNT HOPE, West Virginia (July 20, 2017)—During the 2017…

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BSA to Host 2017 National Jamboree at Summit Bechtel Family National Scout Reserve

The Boy Scouts of America will welcome 40,000 people to West Virginia for one of Scouting’s largest celebrations of adventure, service and conservation MOUNT HOPE, West Virginia (July 13, 2017)—Thousands…

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Boy Scouts of America Signs Memorandum of Understanding with Community of Christ

A Scout’s “Duty to God” has been addressed by the BSA since the first Handbook for Boys was published in 1911 and continues to be an important aspect of Scouting today. On July 7,…

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How the 2017 National Jamboree Will Spotlight Local Agriculture

Those attending the 2017 National Jamboree are in for a delicious treat! As part of a new partnership with the Boy Scouts of America, the West Virginia Department of Agriculture will bring locally…

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Unique Eagle Scout Project Eases Hospital Stay for Kids

A hospital can be a pretty unpleasant place for anyone who has to be there to have an illness treated. For children, the fear and discomfort associated with a hospital…

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Boy with Blindness and Hearing Loss Overcomes Challenges to Earn Eagle Scout

Scout Daniel P. was born with blindness, and as he’s grown older, he has also suffered from progressive hearing loss. However, that hasn’t stopped him from earning Scouting’s highest honor….

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Eagle Scout Helps Save Ranch from Danger of Fire

When a massive fire threatened to destroy his family’s ranch, an Eagle Scout’s quick thinking and commitment to be prepared helped protect the ranch from the danger of fire.  For his…

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Eagle Scout Installs Lifesaving AED Units in Local Parks

Imagine being at a local park when someone nearby experiences sudden cardiac arrest. Easy access to an automated external defibrillator, or AED, could mean the difference between life or death…

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Survey Reveals Career Interests of the Future U.S. Workforce

STEM Leads the Pack while Skilled Trades Fall Further Behind STEM leads the pack with 45 percent of respondents interested in STEM careers, followed closely by career paths in arts…

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