In one troop, the Scoutmaster mandates that summer months don't count toward Boy Scout advancement requirements. Not true.
Citizenship in the Nation merit badge requirement 8 includes asking Scouts to write a letter to his elected official and show any response received to his counselor.
Adult women may be inducted into the Order of the Arrow, but women under 21 aren't allowed in the National Honor Society of the Boy Scouts.
What is the BSA policy on wearing kilts with the Boy Scout or Venturing uniform? Find out what the experts said.
Justin, a youth and lifetime member of the National Eagle Scout Association, asks whether he can wear the silver-bordered NESA Life Member square knot.
NOAC 2015 participants will get a special-edition OA sash. That's a sash with a white arrow on a red band— or the reverse of what Arrowmen typically wear.
Trevor asks whether he can complete the Eagle Scout Project Final Plan section of his Eagle Scout Service Project Workbook after the project is completed.
Participants in paintball shoot at each other, but they do so using nonlethal capsules of colored dye. Is this allowed in Boy Scouts?
For the first time ever, the BSA's National Council knows exactly how many Eagle Scout palms were earned in 2013.
The Boy Scouts of America's permission slip, officially called the Activity Consent Form and Approval by Parents or Legal Guardian, is a bilingual document.