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2013 Jamboree: What’s The Deal With Day Of Service?

2013 Jamboree: What’s The Deal With Day Of Service?

For one day of the 2013 National Scout Jamboree, you’re doing a day of service. Here’s the deal with that:

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How To Cover A Big Story Like Shakedown [Pt. 2]

How To Cover A Big Story Like Shakedown [Pt. 2]

Because we overheard on Twitter that we have some Scouts who love journalism, we wanted to get some insider tips for you.

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How To Cover A Big Story Like Shakedown [Pt. 1]

How To Cover A Big Story Like Shakedown [Pt. 1]

The most important skill is taking careful notes. Go with the “more is more” approach. It’s better to take too many notes or get too many quotes than the opposite.

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Florida Goes High Adventuring

Florida Goes High Adventuring

Luis, 16, and Jaymes, 15, two Scouts who participated in the trip, were brand new to all these high-adventure sports. But it didn’t take them long to warm up to the action-packed activities.

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5 Beneficial Items When Stranded On A Desert Island

5 Beneficial Items When Stranded On A Desert Island

Your flight has been at a cruising altitude for a number of hours, and you’re well over the shimmering Pacific Ocean. Chuckling over some jokes in Boy’s Life magazine, the unthinkable suddenly happens: the plane begins to lose power!

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National Jamboree | A Scout Parent’s Perspective [Video]

National Jamboree | A Scout Parent’s Perspective [Video]

From not burning your dinner to becoming a person of high character, Scouting prepares you for life.

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Scouting At NAS Pensacola

Scouting At NAS Pensacola

Scouts from Fleur de Lis District in Southeast Louisiana Council took a weekend hike across the Naval Air Station Pensacola (NAS) in Florida.

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Achieving The Eagle Scout Award

Achieving The Eagle Scout Award

What is the highest recognition that Scouting offers? That’s right—the Eagle Scout Award. The Eagle Scout Award is earned through

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7 Things Everyone Should Know About Camping At The Summit

7 Things Everyone Should Know About Camping At The Summit

By embracing conservation practices and Leave No Trace guidelines, the Summit’s style of camping will preserve the local ecosystem and be an example for others.

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