As troop "cheermaster," it was Jay Leno's job to tell jokes to keep spirits up. He knew it wasn't the most important job, but it was something he could do.
Turns out Casper, that friendliest of friendly ghosts, was pretty friendly to the Boy Scouts of America, too. He was a Boo Scout and Cub Scout recruiter.
Robert Garrett, who in 1896 became the first modern Olympic champion in discus and shot put, brought the new Boy Scouts of America to Baltimore in 1910.
In 1979, the Boy Scouts of America released a public service announcement featuring the classic Peanuts characters: Charlie Brown, Snoopy and more.
The Philmont Photo Archive now stretches back to the year the U.S. celebrated its Bicentennial and Steve Jobs founded Apple Computer.
A diligent student, dedicated Boy Scout and model employee, Neil Armstrong still made time for fun — as told in the March-April 1970 issue of Scouting.
Jeff Segler, an Eagle Scout and former Philmont staffer who has been involved with Scouting for nearly 50 years, has been named national artist of the BSA.
On news sites and in both houses of the U.S. Congress, everyone seems to be talking about the BSA's big anniversary: 100 years since our charter was signed.
This year marks 60 years since Norman Rockwell created "The Scoutmaster," a tribute to Scoutmasters and adult leaders everywhere.
On June 15, 1916, President Woodrow Wilson signed a bill granting federal incorporation to the BSA and protecting the BSA's name and insignia.