28 Feb 2016

Seniors Jeffrey Kelley and Joseph Stassi Achieve Rank of Eagle Scout

Catholic High School seniors Jeffrey Kelley and Joseph Stassi, members of Troop 65 in Gonzales, have achieved the rank of Eagle Scout. To earn this rank, a Scout must progress through six ranks, earn a minimum of 21 merit badges, serve in several leadership positions within his troop and provide service to the community. In addition, a Scout must plan, develop and give leadership to a service project for a religious or community organization.

For his Eagle Project, Kelley installed four concrete slabs and benches along the path of the outdoor Way of the Cross at St. Markí´s Church. Kelleyí´s Court of Honor Ceremony was held on Sunday, Feb. 21.

Stassií´s Eagle Project consisted of cleaning and pressure washing the stations and pathway of the Way of the Cross at St. Markí´s Church in Gonzales and also tidying up the landscaping. Stassií´s Court of Honor Ceremony was held on Sunday, Feb. 28.