Former Shannon Elementary student builds lost and found cart for school

Former Shannon Elementary student builds lost and found cart for school

Utley Middle School student Brooke Krantz recently built a lost and found cart for her former school, Shannon Elementary, to earn her Girl Scouts Silver Award. Brooke found a need for a moveable lost and found cart that was sturdy and would be able to store large amounts of coats. This would help the whole […]

DAR, Girl Scouts to host flag retirement ceremony Jan. 25

DAR, Girl Scouts to host flag retirement ceremony Jan. 25

  The City of McLendon-Chisholm will host a Flag Retirement Ceremony orchestrated by the Rock Wall Daughters of the American Revolution and Girl Scout Troop 8967 at 3 p.m. Saturday, January 25 at the McLendon-Chisholm City Hall, 1371 FM550.  The McLendon-Chisholm Fire Department will provide safety oversight. Citizens are welcome to attend this solemn event.  […]

Rockwall Girl Scouts Create Video, Blue Ribbons to Raise Awareness About Child Abuse

Rockwall Girl Scouts Create Video, Blue Ribbons to Raise Awareness About Child Abuse

(ROCKWALL, TX – April 2, 2019) Girl Scout Troop 7780 is a proud advocate for the Children’s Advocacy Center for Rockwall County. In addition to making this video, they made hundreds of blue ribbons to help spread the word about child abuse awareness and prevention throughout the month of April. They challenge the community to #GoBlueforKids by wearing […]

Local Girl Scouts and Sleep Experts partner to collect 5,000 blankets

(ROCKWALL, TX – Dec. 18, 2018) To help families in need sleep in comfort and warmth this holiday season, Sleep Experts, committed to “changing lives one relationship at a time,” hosted its 15th annual Share the Warmth drive. The local mattress retailer, including the Rockwall area store on East I-30, collected new blankets, pillows, comforters and […]

Girl Scouts to host informational meetings

(ROCKWALL, TX – August 16, 2018) Here are some important come-and-go events for parents and their girls to learn more about Scouting. Volunteers and staff will be on hand to answer questions.   Monday, August 27th 7:00 pm | Ruth Cherry Intermediate School 1400 FM 1777, Royse City 75189 Thursday, September 13th 6:00-7:30 pm | Rockwall […]

Rockwall County EMS helps Girl Scouts troop earn First Aid Badge

Rockwall County EMS helps Girl Scouts troop earn First Aid Badge

(ROCKWALL, TX — Oct. 7, 2016) Rockwall County EMS helped local Girl Scout Troop 4822 earn First Aid Badges and part of their Safety Badge. The girls, all ages 6-9 and in grades 1-4, earned these badges through an ambulance demonstration and talk with Rockwall County EMS CCEMTP Martin Ramirez. The requirements for the First […]

Rockwall County Girl Scouts to hold fall registration

ROCKWALL COUNTY, TX. (August 18, 2014) The Girl Scouts of Northeast Texas is conducting its fall recruitment drive in Rockwall County. All girls ages 5-17 and their parents are invited to attend one of the below listed recruitment events. This is your chance to find out what Girl Scouting is all about, and not to […]

Rockwall Troop 5298 visits animal shelter

ROCKWALL (January 14, 2014) Troop 5298 recently visited the Rockwall Animal Shelter and learned how to care for animals. From left are: Lily Byington, Caitlyn Jones, Kasey Muhr, Amy Norris, Bianca Perez, Camryn Thomas, Esther Jones, Katelyn Illig, Kendal Cecil and Kate Cecil. Submitted by Tracy Godwin, Girl Scouts of Northeast Texas, Troop 1926, Service […]

Community support, donations needed as Scouts work toward Bronze Award

Rowlett Scouts to build wheelchair accessible flowerbeds for Coventry Reserve in Wylie (ROWLETT/WYLIE-April 13, 2013) Members of Girl Scout Troop 334, Service Unit 14, are reaching out to the local community to gain support for their Bronze Award project. The nine troop members are building two wheelchair accessible flower beds for Coventry Reserve in Wylie, a […]

Troop 2864 celebrates Girl Scouts’ 100th birthday by donating gifts of food

(November 20, 2012)  Girl Scout Troop 2864 celebrates  Girl Scouts’ 100th birthday at the First Baptist Church of Royse City food pantry. The girls brought “presents” (food to donate) to the birthday party as well as  stocked the shelves themselves and learned all about what a food pantry provides.  They topped off the evening with cupcakes. Pictured […]