Boy Scouts

Two teens lend helping hands to earn Eagle Scout rank

Since 1910, an estimated 2 percent of Boy Scouts of America have earned its highest rank, Eagle. Rocklin’s Austin D. Tautu and David J. Garrett can now be counted among them. T ...

12 Rocklin youth earn Eagle Scout honor

Only 4 percent of the thousands who join the Boy Scouts ever attain the highest rank of Eagle Scout. This small percentage is what makes the recent ceremony in Rocklin so unusual. ...

Scout learns valuable life skills

I am a boy scout in Troop 349 and I am working on the communication merit badge. One of the requirements is to write to the editor of a newspaper. I wanted to use this opportunit ...

Rocklin Scouts top Mt. Whitney

Four boys from Rocklin’s Boy Scout Troop 29 successfully completed a six-day climb of Mt. Whitney on Aug. 1. The boys traveled over portions of the Pacific Crest Trail as well a ...

Arrow of light bestowed upon Webelo Scouts

Six Webelos Scouts from Pack 220 in Rocklin recently earned their Arrow of Light awards. The 10-year-old boys have been working to earn activity badges, belt loops and to show a ...

Scout troop adopts storm drain inlet

A group of Rocklin Scouts is the first to take a proactive role in keeping the city’s storm drain inlets clean. Through a partnership with the city of Rocklin’s public works ...

Scout earns highest honor

Ten-year-old Travis Elmont of Rocklin recently earned the Arrow of Light award, which is Cub Scouting’s highest award. While a Cub Scout, Elmont climbed through the ranks of Bo ...