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Boston Marathoner and Professional Scouter Takes Strides for Sandy Hook Cub Scouts

When Professional Scouter Jonathan Pleva’s feet met the Boston Marathon finish line, the journey totaled a distance far greater than 26.2 miles. The initially devastating trek began several years ago. In 2012 Newtown, CT, … Continue reading Boston Marathoner and Professional Scouter Takes Strides for Sandy Hook Cub Scouts

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New Award Helps Scout Units Commit to Health and Fitness

Scouts know the value of health and fitness – and now, with the SCOUTStrong Healthy Unit Award, they can show they’re committed to this value at meetings and gatherings. This … Continue reading New Award Helps Scout Units Commit to Health and Fitness

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“Black Hawk Down” Inspiration to Meet Longhouse Council Scouts

On May 6 the Longhouse Council will welcome famed helicopter pilot Michael J. Durant as the guest speaker at its Friends of Scouting dinner. Durant was the pilot of Black … Continue reading “Black Hawk Down” Inspiration to Meet Longhouse Council Scouts

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Family Welcomes 10th Eagle to Eagle Scout Legacy

  When a Scout earns Eagle Scout, not only is it a momentous lifetime event, but it’s also a source of great pride for the boy’s family. And that’s when … Continue reading Family Welcomes 10th Eagle to Eagle Scout Legacy

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Ross Perot Shares Scouting Wisdom at Texarkana Scout-O-Rama

When a former US presidential candidate and business powerhouse speaks, you listen. And that’s just what Scouts did at the Caddo Area Council‘s 2015 Scout-O-Rama in Texarkana, Texas, when Ross … Continue reading Ross Perot Shares Scouting Wisdom at Texarkana Scout-O-Rama

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Four-Time Super Bowl Champ: Boy Scouts are Very Important to Our Communities

Whether Scouts are landing on the moon, directing blockbuster films or leading the free world – there’s no doubt about it, Scouting churns out some incredible public figures. And this four-time Super Bowl champion … Continue reading Four-Time Super Bowl Champ: Boy Scouts are Very Important to Our Communities

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Next Gen Welders Trained in Boy Scouts of America

The American Welding Society‘s careers page declares “Too many jobs; not enough welders.” With 2012’s addition of the welding merit badge, the Boy Scouts of America is doing its part to … Continue reading Next Gen Welders Trained in Boy Scouts of America

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Eagle Scout Project Dedicated to Scout Killed on Playground

In 1994, 11-year-old Boy Scout Jeremy Bullock was killed by gunfire from a fellow student on the school playground who had been bullied and teased. Bullock was not the intended victim of … Continue reading Eagle Scout Project Dedicated to Scout Killed on Playground

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BSA’s Transatlantic Council Scouts Gift Laptops to Ghana Scouts

Not every pack or troop gets to collaborate with international Scouts on a daily basis. But for Scouts in the Transatlantic Council, World Scouting is literally in their backyards. This … Continue reading BSA’s Transatlantic Council Scouts Gift Laptops to Ghana Scouts

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Washington Boy Scouts Help Fight Ebola in West Africa

US treatment of Ebola has mitigated tensions surrounding the epidemic stateside, yet the virus continues to be a global issue. But this proactive group of Scouts from Bremerton, Wash., decided to take action. … Continue reading Washington Boy Scouts Help Fight Ebola in West Africa

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