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AP photo smears Trail Life boys with “Nazi” salute pose

By Jack Minor –   A conservative organization formed as an alternative to the Boy Scouts following their decision to allow homosexual scoutmasters is outraged after the AP posted a photo suggesting the group had ties to the Hitler Youth. … Continue reading

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Your Safe, Moral Boy Scouts Alternative Is …

By Matt Barber  It was Nashville, Tenn., Sept. 6, 2013. The huge hall was overflowing, the convention sold out. Over 1,200 attendees, with many spilling out into the foyer, eagerly awaited the announcement. What would this safe, moral and non-sexualized … Continue reading

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Greeley West Teens Help Promote Driving Safety

Story and Photo By Jack Minor Teens from Greeley West participated in a local event to help promote driving safety last weekend. Drive Smart Weld County held “Tailgate the Safety Way” in the Greeley West parking lot Saturday, Aug. 28. … Continue reading

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Local Scout Council selects new leader

By Jack Minor The Longs Peak Council, Boy Scouts of America, Board of Trustees selected John L. Coleman, Jr. as the new Scout Executive/CEO on August 9th . The selection of Coleman follows the retirement of former Scout Executive, J. … Continue reading

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President snubbing the Boy Scouts?

By Jack Minor An e-mail being passed around states that President Obama is refusing to sign the Eagle Scout certificates for the Boy Scouts of America. According to the e-mail, every former president has signed the Eagle Scout certificates but, … Continue reading

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How well do you know US Flag Etiquette?

Researched by Rish Burkholder For the Greeley Gazette In honor of Flag Day, which is Monday, June 14 we want to offer our readers a refresher course in US Flag Etiquette. The Flag Code, which formalizes and unifies the traditional … Continue reading

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Treasure Hunt

By Mike Bauman In this week’s date, we will continue to take advantage of our beautiful, and mostly mosquito free, spring weather with another outdoor date. What you’ll need: Compass or GPS An Inexpensive Treasure Chest (look at hobby stores) … Continue reading

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