Troop 117 in Clear Spring honored Robert Lewis Hockenbury Jr. with the highest award in Scouting - the Eagle Scout - on March 27 at Hilltop Christian Fellowship.
The members of Troop 117 conducted the opening ceremony. Scoutmaster Keith Sheffler read the Trail to Eagle. Eagle Scout Kyle Downs administered the Eagle Charge. Eagle Scout Kyle Graybill read "100 Scouts."
Sheffler presented the Eagle badge and Robert in turn presented his mother with a miniature Eagle pin.
Robert is the son of Cindy Hockenbury
State Sen. Donald F. Munson sent a state resolution. A House resolution was sent by Del. LeRoy Myers. Jerry Cump from Hagerstown Elks Lodge 378 presented the Americanism Award, along with a U.S. flag. The Elks Lodge provides the Eagle kit for every Eagle Scout in Washington County.
U.S. Rep. Roscoe Bartlett presented a congressional recognition, along with a U.S. flag, which flew over the Capitol building. Sandy Bunker presented a certificate of accomplishment from the FBI. Troop 117 presented Robert with an Eagle key chain and a membership to the National Eagle Scout Association.