Fort Meade's newest Eagle Scout is Ethan McGinnis, son of Scarlette Blackwelder of Jacksonville, and grandson of Charles and Priscilla Perry of Fort Meade and Mark and Karen Blackwelder of Lake Wales. Ethan's service project was cleaning and recording gravesites at Morrison Cemetery in Fort Meade. The cleaning took place June 10 with 12 other scouts and friends volunteering to rake, sweep and clean gravesites; locate and record headstone information, some of which were buried. Information on unlisted headstones will be entered onto the Find-a-Grave web site. Ethan passed his Board of Review Aug. 2 ending a commulative total of 109 hours to earn this prestigious recognition. With Ethan in photo is Scout Master Rusty Weaver, Troop #144, Lake Wales Ward, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
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