A Cub Scout lesson on the potential danger of strangers may have saved two boys from abduction.
Participants in paintball shoot at each other, but they do so using nonlethal capsules of colored dye. Is this allowed in Boy Scouts?
Glove compartment, daypack, purse or troop trailer: It’s easy to find a place to store the new, more-compact Guide to Safe Scouting. The Guide, which
By replacing bug juice and soda with water, your pack, troop, team, crew, ship or post can be a part of the effort to Drink Right, Move More, Snack Smart.
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.
Get one of these for everyone in your unit by completing three easy steps. Update: April 21, 2015 — There is an updated version of this award. Click here to learn more.
Deciding which version of the BSA’s Annual Health and Medical Record you need shouldn’t raise your blood pressure. And starting today, you’re getting a
Holly and Ron Miller never want another parent or Scout leader to suffer like they have. On Jan. 16, 2010, their 12-year-old son Ian Joshua Miller was on a Scout trip to a
MPAA ratings — G, PG, PG-13, R — take the guesswork out of deciding which movies are appropriate for your son or daughter. Fortunately, deciding which Scouting activities
In a life-threatening situation outdoors, a Scout’s skills are only as good as his memory. That’s why mnemonic devices — popular for schoolchildren memorizing