The rumors are true: Martin Luther King Jr. was a Boy Scout. He was registered as a member of Troop 151, which met at Ebenezer Baptist Church.
Sometimes Troop 707 Scouts get only a few hours notice before heading out for the coldest weekend of the year. It's called the Misery Campout.
Troop 597's annual Christmas paddling trip took an unexpected turn over the weekend when the boys were forced into action to rescue a plane crash survivor.
In a 2011 letter to a Scouting volunteer, "Unbroken" hero Louis Zamperini says, "the first good thing that happened to me was Scouting."
Hero of the book and film Unbroken
, Louis Zamperini credits Scouting for teaching him to be prepared with life-saving survival skills.
Included on the list of Men's Journal's "22 Greatest Record-Breaking Feats of 2014" you'll find at least two Eagle Scouts.
Kate Middleton visited a newly established Scout group in east London to lend a hand to the U.K. Scout Association's "Better Prepared" campaign.
Boy Scout Logan Guleff sure has made the most of his appearance on Fox's 'MasterChef Junior,' a nationally televised cooking competition for kids.
The "Fieldbook: Scouting's Manual of Basic and Advanced Skills for Outdoor Adventure," has won the National Outdoor Book Awards' Work of Significance honor.
In the New York Times Sunday Book Review, an author and Eagle Scout calls the fourth edition of the "Handbook for Boys" a classic of literature.