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Three Blind Triplets Earn Their Eagle Scout Award

On October 25, history was made for the Boy Scouts of America. Three blind triplets all earned their Eagle Scout Awards together, a first since the BSA was organized in 1910. Nick, Steven, and Leo...
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Unique Eagle Project Solves Local Traffic Problem

Skyler Chapman never imagined how much of an impact his Eagle Scout project would have on his city. A 15-year-old Scout from Lehi, UT, Skyler wrote a traffic proposal to Lehi City, UT to...

The Largest Church-Run Scout Program is Bringing Families Closer to God

"The largest Scout program of any church of any denomination in the nation." That is how Chris Karabinos introduced his church's Scouting program during an interview at the 2017 National Jamboree. Karabinos' primary Scouting...

A Female Indie Culture Journalist Finds Her Place in the Boy Scouts

Maddy Agers is not your average Boy Scout. For one thing, she's a girl. For another, there's not much average about her. She conquered her dreams to be editor-in-chief of her own pop culture site...

Hobie Call: “Superstar” World Spartan Winner Inspires Boy Scouts

200 feet loomed between him and the finish line of the World Championships. But one taxing challenge remained—a super slippery, slick sideways rock climbing wall. If he made it across, he could win first place. If...

I Created My Own Adventure – What it Would Have Meant to be a...

When I was younger, I could not get enough of the outdoors. By day, I was a scientist and contractor conducting experiments and building monuments. By night, I was a government spy on a mission...

Thai-Burma Refugee Youth Found Hope Through Scouting

Troop 1262 has an amazing background. Six years ago they were in refugee camps along the Thai-Burma border in what is now Myanmar. The Burmese government forced them out of their villages and off...
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The Best Investment You Can Make In Your Son

Send your son to the World Jamboree, “because it is the best investment you can make in your son.” That's what Melanie Allred said to me a few weeks ago, when she as asked what...

Perfection at the Plate

Remind the Scouts that one point of the Scout Law is kind, but it may not always be the easy choice every time. Here is a story of 18 boys who showed great kindness: One...
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Eagle Scout’s Video Combats Cyber Bullying

Nick Hiratsuka, an 18-year-old from Mountain View High School in Tucson, Arizona, completed his outstanding Eagle Project in November of 2016 for the United Methodist Church St. Marks Congregation. He started Scouting in first...