Scouts selling Christmas trees in Cheney
Last updated 12/9/2021 at 11:08am
CHENEY -- West Plains Boy Scout Troop No. 356 is selling Christmas trees and wreaths again this year.
"This year business has been great," troop Secretary Kristin Weaver Bowman said. "I was shocked to see how few trees we had after a week of sales."
Bowman said the troop started with 175 Douglas and noble fir trees and 25 wreaths, and were down to 97 trees and three wreaths Tuesday morning in the parking lot at 4 Cheney-Spokane Road.
The trees are distributed from an intermediary in Oregon and each scout gets the opportunity to sign up for work shifts.
"We have an older scout, a younger sc...