Tag Archives: Congressional Medal of Honor

By Liz Merrell
Dec 06, 2013

Nominate a Scout Leader for the Citizen Honors Awards

Courage, sacrifice, selflessness, patriotism are words that describe the best in Scouting.  Do you know a Scout Leader, a Venturer, or Scouter who has performed an extraordinary act of heroism, or a prolonged series of selfless acts which demonstrate a willingness to place his life at risk for others? The same foundation that honors acts […]

By Brent Ashworth
Dec 05, 2013

This Week in History, December 5

This week in history focuses on U.S. President Theodore (Teddy) Roosevelt. “Teddy Roosevelt became the youngest man to assume the U.S. presidency.” [1] He was the only president who received both the Nobel Peace Prize and the Congressional Medal of Honor. He is also one of the faces on Mt. Rushmore. “Although Theodore Roosevelt was no […]