Tag Archives: Palmyra

By The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
Dec 28, 2014

A Church History Holiday

In 1905, President George Albert Smith, who became a strong supporter of Scouting, but at this time was a member of the Quorum of the Twelve, was asked to take care of all logistics for a trip to Vermont marking the 100th anniversary of Prophet Joseph Smith’s birth where a monument was to be unveiled. “Elder Smith […]

By Merit Badge Knot
Dec 02, 2013

Utah Twins Family History of Scouting Guides Them Toward Earning All Merit Badges

Nathan and Matthew Anderson, 17 year-old twin brothers of Spanish Fork, have earned every merit badge the Boy Scouts of America has to offer — a total of 121. The boys earned their Eagle awards when they were 12 and one-half years old. After achieving their Eagle rank, the boys still had six years of […]