"More Than You Think" "Boy Scouts of America" "Kathy Hall" http://news.stlpublicradio.org en After 35 Years, First Black Female Boy Scout Master Gets Her Due http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/after-35-years-first-black-female-boy-scout-master-gets-her-due <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">35 years ago, Kathy Hall was a single mother of three in search of a male role model for her then 7 year-old son. She decided to enroll him in her neighborhood Boy Scout troop, under the </span><a href="http://www.stlbsa.org/districts/grand-towers/Pages/Grand-Towers.aspx" style="line-height: 1.5;">Grand Towers</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> district. When she found out that there were no parents whatsoever involved in the troop, she took it upon herself to carry the gauntlet, and became the den mother to about 15 young cub scouts.</span></p> Thu, 21 Feb 2013 10:00:00 +0000 Erin Williams 9483 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org After 35 Years, First Black Female Boy Scout Master Gets Her Due