Twins receive Eagle, Girl Scout Gold awards

Twins Kyle and Kristen Halstead of Knoxville Catholic High School received certificates from the Knoxville Diocesan Catholic Committee on Scouting for their Eagle Scout and Girl Scout Gold awards, respectively, in a Court of Honor held recently at Holy Family Church in Seymour. They are the children of Tara and …

John Paul Hendershott earns Eagle Scout award

John Paul Hendershott of St. John Neumann Parish in Farragut recently received his Eagle Scout award. George LeCrone Sr., chairman of the Diocesan Catholic Committee on Scouting, presented John a certificate from the National Catholic Committee on Scouting along with letters from the national chairman, Edward P. Martin, and the …

Blaine Dufrene receives Eagle Scout award in Court of Honor ceremony

Blaine Joseph Dufrene was awarded the rank of Eagle Scout at a Court of Honor on June 1. He is a member of Troop 115, which is sponsored by Our Lady of Perpetual Help Parish in Chattanooga. This troop is in the John Ross District of the Cherokee Area Council. …

Matthew Kniedler earns Eagle award

Matthew Kniedler of Boy Scout Troop 172 at St. Jude Church in Chattanooga received his Eagle Scout award Jan. 19. For his Eagle project, Matt coordinated a spaghetti dinner and undertook other activities to raise funds for school supplies and other items for St. Jude’s sister parish in Haiti. Matthew …

Kevin T. Francescon earns Eagle Scout

On Feb. 3 at St. John Neumann Church in Farragut, Kevin Thomas Francescon was presented a certificate and letter by George LeCrone Sr. from the Knoxville Diocesan Catholic Committee on Scouting for achieving the highest rank in Scouting, the Eagle Scout award. With the certificate were also letters from the …