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It all depends on the border . . .

An interesting incident which one news site is reporting from our northern border happened to catch my eye. According to Todd Starnes at FoxNews a group of boy scouts were stopped by federal agents at the checkpoint between Alaska and Canada when one of the boys snapped a photograph while driving through the crossing. 364 more words


Cricket, football, war and murder - and boy scouts - between 27th July & 2nd August in years gone by.

Thursday 27 July 1950 With our present cricketers having a hard time of it I thought it would be nice to look back at a ‘Gentlemen vs Players’ match played at Lord’s on 26, 27 & 28 July 1950. 2,114 more words

July 26 - Climbing the character ladder by helping others

“He climbs highest who helps another up.” (George Matthew Addams)

For me this quote is not just about helping someone who has fallen or stumbled, it is about anytime that I help build someone up. 725 more words


Princess Pat Out of Her Tree

We’ve all heard of the Princess Pat, and most of us know that she didn’t really live in a tree.  But who was she?

Born in 1886, Princess Victoria Patricia Helena Elizabeth of Connaught was a granddaughter of Queen Victoria. 417 more words

Girl Scouts

Boy Scout Bitten By Copperhead Snake At Harford County Campsite

WHITEFORD, Md. (WJZ) — A Boy Scout is bitten by a snake at a campsite in Harford County.

Tracey Leong explains what happened.

The 14-year-old camper was bitten Monday evening in the leg by a copperhead snake. 298 more words


Letter from Troop 47

Thank you so much for your charter support of Troop & Pack 47. Your support has continued a time honored organization to give young boys the opportunity to grow into great men of leadership. 118 more words

Church Happenings

Boy Scout Leader: Border Patrol Official Pointed Gun At Scout's Head

DES MOINES, Iowa (CBS St. Louis) — A Boy Scout leader says a U.S. Border Patrol official pointed a gun at the head at one of his Scouts while his troop was at the Canadian-Alaskan border. 206 more words