STEELE CREEK NEWS
Frank Lentz Earns
the Eagle Scout Award
2009) Frank Allan Lentz is Troop 45's newest Eagle Scout. Frank was
awarded the Eagle Scout at a special ceremony recently held in his
honor. The Eagle award is the highest award earned by a youth member
of the Boy Scouts, and of all the boys who enter Scouting, only 4
percent earn Eagle Scout.
As part of the
requirements for Eagle Scout, Frank was required to complete a
community service leadership project. For his project, Frank planned
and led the effort to remove old fencing and landscape an area at
Frank has been a
member of Troop 45 since 2001. He is a recent graduate of Olympic
High School and plans to attend Central Piedmont Community College.
Troop 45 is sponsored by Central Steele Creek Presbyterian Church
and is led by Lynn Snuggs. Visit the troop web site at
Othe members of Troop
45 to earn Eagle Scout include
Matthew Martell, and
Scouts of America - Mecklenburg County Council - Apache District
The Apache District of the Mecklenburg County Council generally
serves the southwestern quadrant of Mecklenburg County. The following
Steele Creek area churches sponsor Boy Scout Troops and Cub Scout
For more information, contact these churches' offices or
see the unit contact information here: Apache
District of the Mecklenburg County Council.
the Mecklenburg County
Council, Boy Scouts of America, has been providing
opportunities for the youth of this county to learn, grow and
develop into the type of leaders that have built the Charlotte
area into one of the most dynamic communities in our nation.
strong partnership with the religious, civic and business
communities, Scouting has taught traditional values, respect for God
and Country, life skills and responsible citizenship to generations
of area young people. Scouting provides the youth of Charlotte and
Mecklenburg County with activities and programs outside of school
hours which are safe, productive and structured.