11/22/2013 12:00:00 AM - Plans are in the works to
publish a history of the S bar F Scout Ranch that would be released in
September 2015 at the commemoration of the Fiftieth Anniversary of the
Dedication. Plans include sections on the natural features, history of the area
prior to the purchase, and purchase, development, and improvements to the Ranch
property and programs.
11/16/2013 12:00:00 AM - After a full day collecting bags
of donated food, Scouting For Food has yielded 2,147,027 items
of food so far and there is still time for the community to contribute more. People
can donate canned and other non-perishable food items at tonight’s St. Louis
Blues Hockey game or drop off donations at any Regions Bank location Nov.
18-22. This year's collection is the highest since 2008 when the drive amassed
a record 2,196,237 items of food.
11/9/2013 12:00:00 AM - From the northern boundaries of St.
Louis all the way down to the boot heel of Missouri, more than 30,000 Scouts
from the Greater St. Louis Area Council, Boy Scouts of America dispersed
through area neighborhoods dropping off Scouting For Food bags to residences.
The Scouts will return one week later on Saturday, Nov. 16 to pick up bags
filled with donated non-perishable food items
11/5/2013 12:00:00 AM - Plans are in place and Scouts are gearing up for
the 29th annual Scouting For Food campaign, the St. Louis area’s
largest single-day food drive. On Saturday, Nov. 9, more than 30,000 Scouts
from the Greater St. Louis Area Council will distribute nearly one million bags
in area neighborhoods, and then return one week later to collect the bags
filled with donated, non-perishable food items on Saturday, Nov. 16.
10/14/2013 12:00:00 AM - Campers at S bar F Scout Ranch will have an increase in dining options beginning in summer 2015 as the Council Executive Board unanimously approved construction of a new 16,456 square-foot dining hall and central commissary on the property.
10/6/2013 12:00:00 AM - Hundreds of new Cub Scouts got their first taste of Scouting during the Greater St. Louis Area Council's Day One events Saturday.
9/5/2013 12:00:00 AM - The Boy Scouts of America is
increasing its membership fee from $15 to $24 per year for all registered youth
and adult leaders effective January 1, 2014.
8/26/2013 12:00:00 AM - Want
a chance to get on the field for a Rams game? The first 225 Scouts to sign up
for the Rams versus Tennessee Titans game on Nov. 3 will help hold the flag on
the field during the National Anthem! Two ticket packages are available.
8/19/2013 9:00:00 AM - While
most high school students are still enjoying their summer months of freedom,
17-year-old Molly Kaufman is getting a jump-start on a future career in law
enforcement. Kaufman was one of 90 local participants at a Law Enforcement
Explorer Academy held last month at Maryville University in St. Louis. The
academy was hosted for Exploring members of the Greater St. Louis Area
Council’s Learning For Life program.
8/5/2013 12:00:00 AM
Check out our photo galleries to see some of the fun enjoyed at camp.