New Eagle Scouts in Rock Hill

Staff reportsJanuary 3, 2014 

Eagle Scouts, front row, left to right: Ethan Hajas, Daniel Twitty, Jacob Timms and Jacob Stiling; and back row, left to right: Sam Walker, Jeremy Ward, Joshua Wisener and Christopher Keane.

COURTESY HARVEST BAPTIST CHURCH

Boy Scout Troop 280 from Harvest Baptist Church celebrates several Scouts reaching Eagle rank. Among the many requirements to achieve this award, each Scout is required to complete a community project. These Scouts have completed the following projects:

Ethan Hajas, new playground at church; Daniel Twitty, Catawba River sweep; Jacob Timms, nature trail at Chester State Park; Jacob Stiling, landscaping of new parking lot at church; Sam Walker, water cooler shelter, picnic tables and storage shed at Camp Canaan; Jeremy Ward, restored/painted bleachers for Lowrys Community Park; Joshua Wisener, promotional video for Tender Hearts ministry; and Christopher Keane, picnic tables at Lake Wateree State Park.

Harvest Baptist Church has become a charter member of the new organization Trail Life USA, which is similar to Boy Scouts but with a greater emphasis on service projects. Its mission is to guide boys to honor God, lead with integrity, serve others and experience outdoor adventure.

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