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Nicholas Harris earns Eagle Scout award
Nicholas Harris earns Eagle Scout award

On Sunday, Oct. 6, Nicholas Harris was awarded the highest rank attainable in the Boy Scouting program of the Boy Scouts of America, the Eagle Scout. A special Court of Honor ceremony was held at St. Ignatius Catholic Church in Hickory to recognize his outstanding accomplishment and efforts. Harris started his scouting years in the first grade as a member of Pack 830. As a Cub Scout he earned his Arrow of Light, Cub Scout's highest award as well as the Parvuli Dei religious medal. Harris began his Boy Scout years in 2006 as a member of Troop 238 and has held the leadership roles of assistant patrol leader, patrol leader and instructor. To attain the rank of Eagle, scouts are required to...