Local Newsmakers - September 9, 2007

Philip Stewart earns Eagle Scout

Philip W. Stewart of Boy Scout Troop 116 received his Eagle Scout award during a ceremony in August at India Hook United Methodist Church in Rock Hill.

For his project, Stewart created a quarter-mile walking trail at River Park. He spent two Saturdays last November and December on the project.

Stewart is a member of the Order of the Arrow with a rank of vigil. He graduated in May from Northwestern High School.

Stewart, who attends Greenville Technical College in Greenville, is the son of William H. and Shelia J. Stewart of York.