Be prepared: Local Boy Scouts forming all-girl troop

Trista Blackwell, left, gets tangled in a fishing line while another girl interested in joining the Scouting troop for girls, Leah Senn, looks on during a field day on Sunday on the Trinity Heights United Methodist Church lawn. In February, the Boy Scout organization decided to allow girls to join, and the local Scouting group at Trinity is forming a group for girls. Wendy Nugent/Newton Now

By Wendy Nugent, Newton Now Ezri Mitchell and Trista Blackwell, wearing Boy Scout and BSA shirts, along with Rieley Wilson, worked with laughing and...


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