2014-02-21 / Around Town

Scout Awarded Eagle



Boy Scout Troop 3 Newport recently celebrated the achievements of their newest Eagle Scout, Hunter Dustin Veeck. The family luncheon and scout candle ceremony at the Elks Lodge was attended by friends and family, as well as dignitaries R.I. Senate President Teresa Paiva- Weed and Mayor Henry F. Winthrop. For his Eagle project, Veek managed scouts and other volunteers to assemble bike storage racks for Bike Newport which were used by 2,100 attendees at Fort Adams during the Folk and Jazz Festivals this past summer. Veek graduated from Rogers High School in June 2013 and is now enrolled at State University of New York, Delhi, N.Y. Boy Scout Troop 3 Newport recently celebrated the achievements of their newest Eagle Scout, Hunter Dustin Veeck. The family luncheon and scout candle ceremony at the Elks Lodge was attended by friends and family, as well as dignitaries R.I. Senate President Teresa Paiva- Weed and Mayor Henry F. Winthrop. For his Eagle project, Veek managed scouts and other volunteers to assemble bike storage racks for Bike Newport which were used by 2,100 attendees at Fort Adams during the Folk and Jazz Festivals this past summer. Veek graduated from Rogers High School in June 2013 and is now enrolled at State University of New York, Delhi, N.Y.

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