Boy Scout Troop 29 produces another Eagle Scout
State Rep. David T. Wilson, R-Litchfield, presents a proclamation from the legislature to Thomas Mefford, Boy Scout Troop 29 of Bantam's latest Eagle Scout, during a Court of Honor ceremony at the Bantam firehouse on Friday. To earn his Eagle Scout rank, Mefford built a sign and benches for the Lakeside Cemetery in Morris.
Below, Mefford presents a mentor pin to Troop 29 adult leader Mark Yanaway and is joined in the ceremony by his parents, Tom and Nina. First Selectman Leo Paul Jr. presented Mefford with a proclamation from the Board of Selectmen. BZ photos