Lubbock holds Boy Scout popcorn record as new campaign kicks off - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

10/18/09

Lubbock holds Boy Scout popcorn record as new campaign kicks off

LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) - The Cub Scouts and Boy Scouts all over America take to the streets for their annual popcorn fundraiser. The record they aim to beat is right here in Lubbock.  

Last year then seventh grader Jonathan Beck with Lubbock's Troop 157 sold more than $22,000 dollars of popcorn. He was the top seller in the nation for 2008.  

The Boy Scouts announced this year's campaign is underway with a written statement on Friday, and the young Mr. Beck was mentioned prominently in that statement.

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