2015-11-12 / Around Town

Scout Earns Eagle Award


Neil Ross honored as 134th Eagle Scout in Troop 82. Neil Ross honored as 134th Eagle Scout in Troop 82. Boy Scout Troop 82, sponsored by Saint Mary's Episcopal Church in Portsmouth, awarded Neil Ross the rank of Eagle Scout at a Court of Honor earlier in the fall. For his Eagle project, he led a team of Boy Scout volunteers in the building and installation of two boardwalk spans on a Melville Campground hiking trail in Portsmouth. Currently Neil is a freshman attending American University in Washington, D.C. He is the son of David and Kelly Ross of Portsmouth, and is the first in his family to achieve Eagle Scout.

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