Boy Scouts Revoke Badges From Child With Down Syndrome, Report SaysThe family of a Boy Scout with Down Syndrome is suing after the organization stripped their 15-year-old son of all his badges.
In Historic Shift, Boy Scouts to Expand Girls' Participation"The values of scouting trustworthy, loyal, helpful, kind, brave and reverent, for example are important for both young men and women,'' said Michael Surbaugh, chief scout executive.
Boy Scout Scammer: Popcorn Sales Were Never DeliveredJakob Bottoms, 31, is not in custody at this time and police are asking for help to locate him.
Missouri High Court Weighs Sex Abuse Suit Against Boy ScoutsThe 35-year-old man, who is referred to in case documents only as John Doe, alleges that his scoutmaster sexually abused and battered him starting when he was about 12 years old in 1992 and that it continued until 1997.
St. Charles Boy Scout Awarded for Saving Girl from DrowningJohn “Jack” McClain, a high school freshman, is being awarded a lifesaving award for his heroism.
New Question Surfaces for Transgender Leaders in Boy ScoutsNow 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?
BSA Allows Gay Leaders, Churches Can Still Be ExclusiveThe 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.
Mixed Messages in Monarch Fire Protection DistrictMore controversy in the Monarch Fire Protection District, this time involving the Explorer Program that has been in existence for 20 years.
Local Lutherans Announce Position on Boy Scouts PolicyThe 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.
65,000 Bullets Donated To Boy ScoutsKids will learn how to shoot and handle firearms with .22 caliber rifles at the Boy Scouts of America Cornhusker Council day camp.
Opponents Rally After Scouts Consider Lifting Gay BanToday's rally starts at 12:30 p.m. at the Greater St. Louis Area Council at 4568 W Pine Blvd.
TIAM: Boy Scouts Of AmericaThe BSA is deliberating.