Corey Haughton Attains the Rank of Eagle Scout
Aug 22 2010
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Town of Schodack Resolution 2010-275

WHEREAS, Corey Phillip Haughton, son of Diane Haughton and Phillip Langenbach, grandson of Marion Haughton, on the Twenty-fifth of April in the year two thousand ten, was promoted to Eagle Scout, the highest rank a boy can receive in scouting; and

WHEREAS, Corey started his journey in Cub Scouting as a Cub Scout in second grade, with Pack 253, and

WHEREAS, Corey is a member of Boy Scout Troop 53, and has earned 21 Merit Badges in his eleven years of Boy Scouting, and

WHEREAS, Corey has completed the National Youth Leader Training Conference, and

WHEREAS, Corey has earned the Boy Scouts of America Life Guard Certification, the Snorkeling Boy Scouts of America award, and the Kayaking Boy Scouts of America award, and

WHEREAS, Corey has worked as a Life Guard for two years at Camp Wakpominee, teaching Swimming, Rowing, Canoeing, Kayaking, and Snorkeling preparing other Boy Scouts to be awarded additional Boy Scouts of America awards and merit badges, and

WHEREAS, Corey has served the troop as the Senior Patrol Leader and Viper Patrol Leader, and

WHEREAS, Corey has earned the Arrow of Light award, the highest Cub Scout honor, and

WHEREAS, as his Eagle Scout project, Corey rehabilitated the storage shed for Sunshine Day Care. The project refurbished necessary sections and added shelves, increasing storage capacity, and

WHEREAS, Corey is a graduate, class of 2010, from Maple Hill High School, where he has been a member of the Band, Key Club, SADD, and DARE, and

WHEREAS, Corey has been recognized twice by the Kiwanis Club for community service, performing more than 75 hours of service in each year, and

WHEREAS, Corey is a first degree Black Belt in Tae Kwon Do, and

WHEREAS, Corey has held a leadership position in the First United Methodist Church Youth Group, and

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED, that the Town Board of the Town of Schodack commends and congratulates Corey Phillip Haughton upon the auspicious occasion of being awarded the rank of Eagle Scout, Boy Scouts of America; and

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that Supervisor Dowds will present a copy of this resolution, suitably engrossed to Corey Phillip Haughton at his Court of Honor on August 22, 2010.