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Historic Oregon Boy Scout Camp welcomes first girl 'prototroops' - 18 Aug 2018
Beneath Camp Meriwether's flagpole stood 11 girls, right arms bent and raised to their brows in a salute. In that moment, they made history. The girls were among 200 boys at Camp Meriwether, Oregon's historic Boy Scouts camp, as they became pioneers in ...
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Cosby: Remembering the 1953 Boy Scout Jamboree

Roanoke Times - 20 Aug 2018
Scouts had to be self-sufficient and do their own cooking and camp maintenance. There was ample time to visit Scouts from other states and even countries to trade stories and Scout patches. We learned that we all had common interests and acted alike.
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Bemidji Sunrise Rotary donates to Boy Scouts

Bemidji Pioneer - 19 Aug 2018
Bemidji Sunrise Rotary recently made a $300 donation to the Boy Scouts of America for its Family Fun Day event, which will be held Oct. 3 at Camp Nushka, which is located on Cass Lake in the Chippewa National Forest. Pictured are Bemidji Sunrise Rotary ...
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KC girl thrilled to join Boy Scouts

KMBC Kansas City - 18 Aug 2018
"They honestly just treat me like I'm a regular person," Alexis Odum said. Advertisement. KC girl thrilled to join Boy Scouts. Loading more articles...
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Suspect arrested after Boy Scout trailer theft

Florida Today - 16 Aug 2018
Over a week after a Melbourne Boy Scout troop had its trailer stolen, a suspect has been arrested, according to Melbourne Police Department. Stephen Petnel of Melbourne was arrested Thursday after police found the trailer and determined the "Boy Scouts ...
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Boy Scout raises nearly 4000 dollars for K-9 unit (press release) (blog) - 20 Aug 2018
A local Boy Scout held a fundraiser at the American Legion in Savannah on Sunday and raised over $3700. Joshua Hummer, with the help of his fellow Troop 60 members, held a BBQ lunch to raise money to purchase a bulletproof vest for Andrew County ...
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Girls in the Louisiana Boy Scouts? Yes, it's for real - 16 Aug 2018
The times, they are a-changing. In an historic move, The Boy Scouts of America, for the first time in its 108-year history, is inviting both boys and girls to join the Cub Scouts. Boys and girls must be between the ages of 5 and 10 years old. The ...
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Local Boy Scouts enjoy caving adventure in Chattanooga

Northwest Georgia News - 17 Aug 2018
Boy Scout Troop 22 went “underground” recently by going on the Wild Cave Expedition Tour at Raccoon Mountain Caverns in Chattanooga, Tenn. They were accompanied by siblings, parents and leaders. The Wild Cave Expedition Tour, also known as the ...
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Boy Scouts ready for name change, girls

Laurinburg Exchange - 14 Aug 2018
David Harling, a 60-year veteran of regional Boy Scouts of America scene primarily at Laurinburg Presbyterian Church, visited with the Laurinburg Rotary Club on Tuesday and explained how the decisions to make those changes came about. “First, though, I ...
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Boy Scouts begin countdown to annual Leadership Dinner

Rome Sentinel - 17 Aug 2018
NEW HARTFORD — The 2018 Boy Scouts of America local Leatherstocking Council began the countdown to its biggest annual event — The BSA Leadership Dinner — with a luncheon Thursday at the Yahnundasis Country Club. The luncheon began the 60 ...
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Girls now can be Boy Scouts. Get used to it, they say

The State - 10 Aug 2018
When Winter Stork's younger brother joined the Cub Scouts, she would tag along with their mother to scouting events at his Lexington pack, quickly becoming entranced with what the boys were doing. “She wanted to participate so bad,” said Winter's ...
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Boy Scouts stay extra busy with June trips

Middletown Press and Journal - 15 Aug 2018
Londonderry Boy Scout Troop 97 did its best to jam as much as it could into June. Paddling, fishing, camping, hiking and fellowship filled the calendar. The month started with a six-mile hike on Epler Farm in Londonderry Township. The Scouts hiked from ...

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