Boy Scouts celebrate 100 years

LONGVIEW, TX (KLTV) - By Bob Hallmark - bio | email

LONGVIEW, TX (KLTV) - Celebrating a century of building character in young men is the focus of a gathering in Gregg county this weekend.

Over 180 Boy Scouts from a dozen East Texas troops gathered to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the Boys Scouts of America, established in 1910. The scouts will participate in numerous outdoor survival skills and activities through Sunday. The continued mission of the organization remains building character in young men.

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