An Eagle Scout Good Citizenship Award was presented to Chad Raymond Cross (center) from Eagle Scout Coordinator Lewis W. Rice III on behalf of the Johnston County Marine Corps League Carry-On Detachment #1236. The event took place July 29th at Providence Presbyterian Church on Highway 210 near Angier.
Chad is the son of Phillip and Christy Cross of Willow Springs. He is a member of Boy Scout Troop #210 at McGee’s Crossroads where he currently holds the position of Assistant Senior Patrol Leader.
Chad is an upcoming senior at West Johnston High School where he is a member of the marching band.
For his Eagle Scout project, Chad cleared a heavily wooded area at the Howell Wood’s Environmental Learning Center and added a primitive campsite for nature enthusiast to enjoy.
Pictured from left to right: Eagle Scout Michael Pettit 2016, Eagle Scout Kaleb Bullock 2017, Eagle Scout Remi Schon 2017, Eagle Scout Chad Cross 2017, Eagle Scout Lewis Rice 1989, Eagle Scout Jarrett Cross 2015, Eagle Scout Kyle Walker 2016, Eagle Scout Arnie Schon 1973, and Eagle Scout Sam Schon 2015.