Cub Scouts race in Pinewood Derby
News 2 May 2016 | 8:23 am
Cub Scouts from packs in Pope, Yell, Logan and Johnson Counties gathered at the Russellville Regional Airport on Saturday for the Pinewood Derby Race Finals. The top five winners from each pack in the semifinals, conducted earlier this year, were eligible ......
Challenge yourself with the May-June 2016 ‘Where Am I?’ contest
Blog 2 May 2016 | 8:00 am
Need some cash for the next trip to your local Scout Shop? Test your U.S. geography with the Scouting magazine Where Am I? contest, where we randomly select one correct answer to receive a $100 gift card to ScoutStuff.org.
Take a closer look at the photo featured above and read the clues in the newest Where Am I? contest, “Home on the Range.”
Don’t leave your guess as a comment below; submit it at this link for a chance to win.
The contest ends June 17.
March-April 2016 “Where Am I?”
We randomly selected the entry from reader Paul Donnell, a Scout leader from Dublin, Ga., to receive a $100 BSA Supply Group gift card for correctly guessing the answer...
Heritage High School Student Becomes Eagle Scout
News 2 May 2016 | 7:11 am
LEESBURG, VA: Charlie Spradling of Boy Scout Troop 998, chartered by the Leesburg United Methodist Church, held his Eagle Court of Honor and received the Boy Scouts highest rank on Sunday, April 24, 2016. Charlie is 14 years old and attends Heritage High ......
KNOTS Scout Cartoon May 2016
Blog 2 May 2016 | 7:00 am
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At retirement home, Venturing crew finds much more than a meeting place
Blog 2 May 2016 | 6:00 am
Not many teenagers can say they spend time in a retirement home on a weekly basis. That is, unless they’re members of Crew 94 of Dover, Pa.
The crew meets every week at its chartered organization, Providence Place Senior Living. But the relationship between the crew and facility goes much deeper than merely providing a meeting place.
In fact, the crew involves residents in the first 30 minutes of its weekly meeting with arts and crafts activities and other projects, including setting up tents, tying knots and more.
“This normally turns into an hour event,” says Elizabeth Henry, acting president of the crew.
It all began with a conversation between...
Girl Scouts Clean-Up Sandy Point
News 2 May 2016 | 5:45 am
On Saturday, April 30, 2016 Girl scouts from 6 troops and their families went to Sandy Point State Park in Arnold, MD for a beach clean-up service project. This project was started by Cadette Troop 401. They had a desire to find a service project that ......
Lifeguard lessons pay off far from the coast for Huntington Beach teen
News 2 May 2016 | 5:43 am
They were about a half-mile into their 11-mile river trek down Black Canyon when they pulled onto a sandbar where the canoe was resting. The Boy Scouts, who had called 911, had tied a loose tourniquet around the hiker’s broken arm to stop the blood from ......
Four reach Eagle rank
News 2 May 2016 | 5:29 am
He has attended numerous scouting events such as National Scout Jamborees, going to the Philmont Scout Ranch and the Northern Tier Adventure, West Point Camporees and camping at Goose Pond. Schweighofer has also been part of various teams within the troop ......
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