Boy Scouts Planning Name Change As Girls Join The RanksFor 108 years, the Boy Scouts of America's flagship program has been known simply as the Boy Scouts. But with girls soon entering the ranks, the group said that the iconic name will change.
Beyond Cookies: Thousands Of Girls Are Becoming Cub ScoutsMore than 170 Cub Scout packs nationwide are participating in an early adopter program as the Boy Scouts of America begins welcoming girls into the organization.
Girl Scouts Eye Whether Cookie Seller Near Pot Shop Broke RulesThe San Diego Girl Scout council is looking into whether a scout who was photographed selling cookies outside a marijuana dispensary broke any rules.
Boy Scouts To Let Girls In Some ProgramsIn a historic change, the Boy Scouts are announcing plans to admit girls into the Cub Scouts starting next year.
Robots & Weather Among New Girl Scout BadgesGirl Scouts can now earn 23 new badges focused on science, technology, engineering and math. It's the largest addition of new badges in a decade. The effort nudges girls to become citizen scientists.
Louisiana Officers Help Stranded Girl Scouts From TexasSome Girl Scouts from North Texas received help after becoming stranded by a thunderstorm while kayaking in Louisiana.
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.
Girl Scouts Celebrate 100-Year Cookie Anniversary With New VarietiesNo, it’s not a conspiracy to ruin your New Year's resolutions. But the Girl Scouts are back at it -- selling their famous cookies! It all started 100 years ago in Oklahoma when a troop decided to try and raise money by baking cookies.
8-Year-Old Transgender Boy Asked To Leave Cub Scout PackThe family of an 8-year-old New Jersey boy says he was kicked out of Cub Scouts because he is transgender.
McKinney Homeowner Builds Food Pantry In Front Of Her HouseTeri Youngdale built what she believes is McKinney's only free-standing food pantry.
North Texas Girl Scouts Make Breastfeeding Pillows For New MomsThe project was conceived and launched by the teens in attempts to earn their Silver Award, a community service recognition awarded by the Girl Scouts.
Girl Scouts Hope New Tech Can Curb Membership DropAs the Girl Scouts membership continues a sharp decline, its leaders are betting on technology to reverse the trend, including a major expansion of its year-old program enabling Girl Scout cookies to be sold via mobile apps.