Winter won’t stop the Girl Scouts


With Girl Scout cookie season under way, local troops set up over 1400 cookie booths last weekend across the Girl Scout Council’s 41-county territory, including Sampson.


Raleigh — Along with the arrival of wintry weather, Girl Scout cookies are back and on sale now. Girl Scouts – North Carolina Coastal Pines kicked off its 2016 Girl Scout Cookie Sales last weekend and Girl Scout cookies were sold at thousands of cookie booths throughout central and eastern North Carolina.

“When customers purchase a box of Girl Scout Cookies, they are supporting a program helping girls grow into leaders in their own life, in business, and in their communities,” said Lisa Jones, chief executive officer of Girl Scouts – North Carolina Coastal Pines. “These are more than just cookies – they’re opportunities.”

This year’s cookie lineup boasts nine varieties including the longtime favorite Thin Mints®, Peanut Butter Patties, Peanut Butter Sandwiches, Shortbread, Thanks-A-Lots®, Caramel deLites®, Lemonades, and gluten-free Trios®. Each variety sells for $4.00 per box.

The Buy 5 Program is available for the 2016 sale. By purchasing five boxes, customers are also eligible to enter a second drawing to win a year’s worth of their favorite Girl Scout Cookies. Girl Scout Cookies will be sold throughout the Girl Scouts – North Carolina Coastal Pines council territory through Sunday, March 6.

Visit the Girl Scout Cookie booth locator online at www.nccoastalpines.org to find a booth in your local area or call Girl Scouts – North Carolina Coastal Pines toll-free at 800-284-4475 for more information.

With Girl Scout cookie season under way, local troops set up over 1400 cookie booths last weekend across the Girl Scout Council’s 41-county territory, including Sampson.
http://clintonnc.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/01/web1_CookieBooth_1.jpgWith Girl Scout cookie season under way, local troops set up over 1400 cookie booths last weekend across the Girl Scout Council’s 41-county territory, including Sampson.
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