North Texas 12-Year-Old Close To Earning Eagle Scout Most boys are 17 when they become Eagle Scouts. Jacob Lowrie doesn’t want to wait that long.
Boy Scouts Face Renewed Push To Let Girls Join The RanksThe Boy Scouts of America have opened their ranks to gay and transgender boys. Yet a different membership dispute persists: a campaign to let girls join so they have a chance to earn the status of Eagle Scout.
86-Year-Old Eagle Scout Reflects On Lifetime Of CommitmentAt 86, Leo Lee needs no prompting to recite the promise that he’s made so many, many times.
Dallas Cowboy La'el Collins Takes The Eagle Scout TestTroy Hughes went out to Valley Ranch to find La'el Collins and put him through the test ... the EAGLE SCOUT test!
Mesquite Fire Department Announces Flag Retirement Collection BoxesThe son of a Mesquite Fire Department Lieutenant, recently completed his Eagle Scout project by building a flag retirement box for each of Mesquite’s fire stations
NY Boy Scouts Hire Gay Eagle Scout Despite National PolicyThe Boy Scouts' New York chapter said Thursday that it has hired the nation's first openly gay Eagle Scout as a summer camp leader, a direct and public challenge to the national scouting organization's ban on openly gay adult members.
Gates Says He Would Have Allowed Gay Adults In Boy Scouts The new president of the Irving-based Boy Scouts of America, Robert Gates, said Friday that he would have moved last year to allow openly gay adults in the organization — a step further than the Scouts ultimately took.
Boy Scouts Name Robert Gates As Volunteer President Former Secretary of Defense Robert Gates has been named the next president of the Boy Scouts of America. The Irving-based organization announced Gates' appointment to the volunteer position Wednesday.
Boy Scout Project Honors Fallen DPS Troopers With Permanent MemorialA North Texas Boy Scout unveiled a moving memorial for two fallen DPS troopers, which now sits in a permanent place outside the DPS office.
Boy Scouts Executive Board Delays Vote On Gay BanThere were hopes that Boy Scout officials would vote today on changing the policy that excludes gay members and leaders. But late Wednesday morning, the Scouts announced they are delaying a decision because "more deliberation is needed."
Volunteers Help Boy Scout RebuildNearly two dozen volunteers, some of them strangers, showed up to help a Boy Scout rebuild a project that vandals destroyed.
Vandals Destroy Eagle Scout ProjectVandals took just one day to tear apart an Eagle Scout project a Southlake teen spent months putting together.