Eagle Scout News

Salute to Scouts for dedicated service here and across America

Wednesday, February 8th, 2017

Today is National Boy Scouts Day. March 12 is National Girl Scouts Day and Aug. 1 is National Eagle Scouts Day. Great youth deserve special days to recognize them and Scouts are among the very deserving.

According to the websites of Boy Scouts of America and Girl Scouts USA, there are currently just under 5 million Scouts across the country, ranging in age from 6 to …Read More

Fencing for an Eagle Scout

Saturday, June 7th, 2014

Avon Lake

By Shane Rogers

The Kopf Family Reservation by Belle Road Park has a new addition back in the woods. A fence can be seen through the trees, it’s boxing a specific plot of land that will supply protection for indigenous plants of the area that are being planted by volunteers and reintroduced to the environment.

Avon Lake High School junior Brett Litzler, 16, took on this …Read More

22 years later, fourth son spreads wings as Eagle Scout

Wednesday, May 29th, 2013


By Shane Rogers

It had been over 22 years since Jim and Mary Brady’s first son got involved with Boy Scouts – and on May 11 they saw their fourth and final son receive his Eagle Scouts honor, effectively ending an era in Avon Scouting history.

Since 1991, when their first son joined Cub Scouts, Jim and Mary have been getting their hands dirty with the group …Read More