Scouts in the News

Check out some stories that have hit national and local press…

Secretary of State (& Eagle Scout) Rex Tillerson 60 Minutes Interview (February 2018)

Why Hire Eagle Scouts? 1 Thing Eagle Scouts and Competitive Athletes Have in Common (March 2013)

National BSA News: Long Beach Community’s Generosity Sends Scouts to Camp (August 2015)

NASA Confirms: Path to Success Begins With Scouting (March 2013)

Men’s Health Magazine: Are You Man Enough for Boy Scout Camp? (March 2015)

Esquire Magazine: Interview With Dr. Robert Gates, BSA National President (October 2014)

Scouting Newsroom: Official Newsroom of the Boy Scouts of America

Girls in the Boy Scouts of America

Boy Scouts of America: Girls Now Admitted February 4, 2018 (CBS Sunday)

Why the Boy Scouts are for girls now, too November 7, 2017 (CNN)

Townhall Meeting by Chief Scout Executive Mike Surbaugh October 12, 2017 (LiveStream)

Forget the Media Hype, Boy Scouts Will Still Be Boys October 17, 2017 (National Review)

Sea Scout’s Perspective on a Co-Ed BSA October 12, 2017 (Medium)


Local Headlines

New Long Beach Scout Post Takes Off August 26, 2017 (Grunion Gazette)

Boy Scouts Attend National Jamboree August 4, 2017 (Signal Hill Tribune pp 5&9)

Local Nonprofits Awarded Grants for Community Involvement June 9, 2017 (Long Beach Post)

95-Year Old Boy Scout Troop To Find New Home April 20, 2017 (Press-Telegram)

New Zealand Takes Coveted Koch Cup in Long Beach August 8, 2016 (Long Beach Post)


National Headlines

He First Tried Archery As a Cub Scout

Scout Dies Before Achieving Highest Rank, Troop Completes Project For Him

Ann Curry Thanks Scouts for Rescue After Hiking Accident