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Fourth Generation Eagle Scout

Scouting – A Family Affair, Local Scout Becomes 4th Generation Eagle Scout On February 12th, 2014, Brent Valentine received a prestigious title that he had been coveting ever since he was a little boy. It isn’t simply a title that he can ask his parents for or bestow upon himself; no, it is a title that has […]

OC Scouts sail to defend the International Sea Scout Sailing Championship

June 18, 2014 Thirty-six teams of Sea Scouts converge on Long Beach, June 22-28, to compete against each other in the biennial William I. Koch International Sea Scout Cup.  Scouts from Brazil, England, Finland, Ireland, New Zealand, Poland, Portugal, South Africa, Trinidad and Tobago, and the United States qualified for the event. (Teddy Carter, Sarah […]

Pack 789 Visits the Mormon Battalion Museum in San Diego

Pack 789 Mormon Museum June 9, 2014 Pack 789 Visits the Mormon Battalion Museum in San Diego  To kickoff the Summertime Pack Award, Pack 789’s June activity was a visit to the Mormon Battalion Museum in Old Town San Diego.  Pack 789 is chartered by the Mission Lake Ward of The Church of Jesus Christ […]

New BSA President Dr. Robert M. Gates Addresses Boy Scouts of America at National Annual Meeting

Dr. Gates will lead the National Executive Board for two one-year terms The Boy Scouts of America (BSA) National Council today elected Dr. Robert M. Gates, former secretary of defense and former director of central intelligence, as the organization’s national president. In this volunteer role, Dr. Gates will lead the National Executive Board, which guides […]