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October 8, 2012

BIg paint project helps Eagle Scout earn his wings

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“It’s the Disneyland of scouting,” he said. While there, he said he back-packed with his troop for 10 days and covered 70 miles. “We did mountian climbing and river rafting.”He said he also got to race donkeys. Nick laughed as he talked about the race. “My donkey decided he didn’t want to race and took off into the trees,” he said.
His next goal is to attend the 2013 Boy Scout Jamboree at the Summit Bechtel Reserve in Virginia.

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