Longhorn Council News

  • By Kevin Wassie, July 29, 2021

    Updated Membership Fee Reminder

      Updated Membership Fee Reminder In June, the Boy Scouts of America announced their updated membership fees for 2021. The BSA has worked to keep the annual membership fee as low as possible, but with…

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  • By Victor Rivera, June 23, 2021

    104% of 2021 Friends of Scouting Goal Achieved!

    We did it and we could not have done it without you! On June 22, 2021, the Longhorn Council celebrated achieving 104% of our 2021 Friends of Scouting Goal.  We have not hit our Friends…

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  • By Victor Rivera, May 27, 2021

    Newsletter Archive Link: Memorial Day 2021 Edition

    In observance of Memorial Day, our LHC Offices and LHC Scout Shops will be closed on Monday, May 31, 2021.  #ScoutSalute To read this week’s Longhorn Times Newsletter, click/tap >> HERE <<. ______________________________________________  

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  • By Victor Rivera, May 19, 2021

    Important Message from Scout Executive, Wendy Shaw about Youth Safety

    Dear Scout volunteers: The safety of our youth is paramount and ongoing vigilance is necessary to create the most secure environment possible for our members. Please take a moment to check out the many resources…

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  • By Victor Rivera, May 14, 2021


    The health and safety of the youth in our charge, our volunteers and staff are paramount.  We are currently reviewing the updated CDC Guidance released Thursday, May 13 and will provide updates to you next week.  In…

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  • By Victor Rivera, May 12, 2021

    Newsletter Recap for Wednesday, May 12, 2021

    The Longhorn Times Newsletter Wednesday, May 12, 2021 19 Cub Scout Elective Adventures to be Retired Effective May 31, 2022 Every year, Cub Scout Adventures are reviewed to identify trends and determine interests of our…

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  • By Victor Rivera, May 8, 2021

    Check out our calendar

    The Longhorn Council Calendar is now easy to use!  You can filter it to fit your needs and subscribe to it. Check it out: https://www.longhorncouncil.org/calendar/ #longhorncouncil #LonghornCouncilCalendar #LHCEvents #LonghornCouncilEvents #LonghornCouncilDistrictsCalendar #LonghornCouncilTrainingCalendar calendar Yours in Scouting…

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  • By Victor Rivera, April 29, 2021

    ICYMI- Last night’s Longhorn Council Newsletter

    Longhorn Times Newsletter Wednesday, April 28, 2021 https://www.longhorncouncil.org/ Congratulations to our newest class of Silver Beavers and all awardees who were recognized last night. The event broadcast was live with the awardees and their families…

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  • By Victor Rivera, April 24, 2021

    Joyce Barnes Memorial Saturday, May 8, 2021 at SR2

    Please join us for a special memorial service for Joyce Barnes, beloved wife of Ranger Ray Barnes, on Saturday, May 8, 2021 at Sid Richardson Scout Ranch with a meal to follow.   It is with…

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  • By Victor Rivera, April 24, 2021

    Meet Your LHC Key 3 Leadership

    The Longhorn Council Annual Business meeting was held on Tuesday, April 20, 2021.  The LHC Executive Board voted to approve the new and returning members following an extensive process.  The LHC Key 3 will consist…

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  • By Victor Rivera, April 22, 2021

    City of Fort Worth Highlights Volunteer and LHC Life Scout Lailah Bias

    The City of Fort Worth is celebrating their volunteers and programs during this National Volunteer Week.  One dedicated volunteer with the Fort Worth Animal Care and Control is our very own Life Scout, Lailah Bias…

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  • By Victor Rivera, April 14, 2021

    Fall Cub Scout Recruitment Training 5-1-2021 from 10am – 12pm

    Fall Cub Scout Recruitment Training for pack and district leaders on Saturday, May 1, 2021 from 10am – 12pm. Join us in person at the LHC Hurst Office or online. RSVP for in-person, email [email protected]

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  • By Victor Rivera, April 13, 2021

    LHC Eagle Scout, Dylan Mitchell, Completes All 137 Merit Badges

    Congratulations to Longhorn Council Eagle Scout, Dylan Mitchell, from Heart O’ Texas District Troop 444 for completing all 137 merit badges before the age of 18 in April 2021. He has officially aged out as…

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  • By Victor Rivera, April 8, 2021

    2020 Report To The Nation

    BSA’s 2020 Report To The Nation was delivered virtually on March 31, 2021.  The report has been delivered every year since 1917 and always before April 1st.  Bryan On Scouting shared the history and full…

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  • By Victor Rivera, April 6, 2021

    Family Safety Day Saturday, May 22, 2021

    The National Multicultural Western Heritage Museum will be the site for the FREE 2021 Family Safety Day.   Mark your calendars for Saturday, May 22, 2021 from 10 AM – 2 PM at 3534 E Berry…

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