Now that the Boy Scouts of America has voted to end its ban on gay adults, another question of sexual identity comes from Jane White, a St. Louisan that is transgender. Will she be able to rejoin the scouts?
The Boy Scouts of America has ended its blanket ban on gay adult leaders but will allow church-sponsored Scout units to maintain the exclusion for religious reasons.
More controversy in the Monarch Fire Protection District, this time involving the Explorer Program that has been in existence for 20 years.
A Boy Scout leader says a Border Patrol agent pointed a gun at the head at one of his Scouts while his troop was at the Canadian-Alaskan border.
More than 4,000 scouts will decorate each of the 190,000 graves in the cemetery with American flags.
Prosecutors say Michael Engler thought he was communicating with a 14-year-old boy on Craigslist, but it was really an undercover officer.
Greater Saint Louis Area Council of Boy Scouts CEO Ron Green says thousands took part in the region’s largest single-day food drive, Saturday, and even more made donations.
Michael Engler, 50, was arrested after an undercover sting by the Federal Bureau of Investigation, St. Louis County Police, Secret Service, and other law enforcement agencies.
The denomination will honor the Scouts’ decision to allow gay members but will leave it up to each individual congregation to decide what to do next.
John Gremli of Alton reached a deal with the Boy Scouts of America & Lewis and Clark Council Inc. soon after the Madison County trial began.