• Tennessee church plans for Scout Sunday

    November 25th, 2013

    ARLINGTON, Tenn.--Church prepares for annual Scout Sunday service in February.    … read more

  • Girl Scout provides medical information card

    October 29th, 2013

    GRAND VALLEY, Ohio––Sarah Richie received the Gold Award, the highest award offered by the Girl Scouts. For her project, she designed a medical-emergency form people can carry to inform first responders of their medical condition. She also provided a video to explain how the card should be used. “I want to reach as many people as … read more

  • Two-thirds of astronauts were Boy Scouts

    October 21st, 2013

    Scouting Magazine reports that two-thirds of pilots and scientists selected as astronauts have been Boy Scouts.Of the 312 astronauts, at least 207 have been identified as having been Scouts or active in Scouting. That list includes 39 Eagle Scouts, 25 Life Scouts, 14 Star Scouts, 26 First Class Scouts, 17 Second Class Scouts, 13 Tenderfoot Scouts, … read more

  • Scouts encounter God at Philmont

    August 29th, 2013

    The Rev. William Payne presents Bibles to Scouts attending the Protestant Worship Service. Photo by Katy Mooney By Dr. William P PaynePhilmont Scout Ranch in New Mexico is a place of high mountains and deep valleys. During a typical itinerary, Scouts push their bodies to their physical limits as they carry heavy packs over arduous trails. It is not for the… read more