Scouts can salute “Citizen Perot” and earn a patch
Scouts across the country can earn a patch by saluting Eagle Scout Ross Perot
Suburban Chicago Explorer Honored for Saving Girl’s Life
A 16-year-old, Explorer from Elgin, Ill. was honored by the Elgin Police Department with a lifesaving award on March 6. High school sophomore Andrew Wilson used skills he learned in Exploring to save the life of a 7-year-old girl who had experienced a seizure while swimming. After a man came asking for help, Andrew – […]
Michigan Camp’s ‘Beast Feast’ Teaches Scouts Cooking Skills
Beast Feast, held every Monday night during summer camp at Cole Canoe Base in Michigan, is billed as the largest outdoor cooking demonstration in Scouting. And they’re not kidding.
Folding flags for Special Forces
Collecting flags, folding them and sending them overseas to members of our Special Forces was a natural fit for this Scout's service project.
Get to know the Signs, Signals and Codes merit badge
Believe it or not, there were ways to communicate before Facebook and text messages. The brand-new Signs, Signals and Codes merit badge covers most of them.