Scouts plan annual honors event
Local officials and others affiliated with Boys Scouts of America recently held a kickoff event for the 2014 Indiana County Partners for Scouting Campaign to promote the upcoming William Penn Luncheon on May 9 at the Kovalchick Convention and Athletic Complex in Indiana.
At the luncheon, Charles A. Spadafora will be honored with the Distinguished Citizen Award. Seated from left are Sen. Don White; Sam Phillips, campaign chairman; C.J. Spadafora, Colonial Motors; and Don Coleman, campaign team member.
Standing from left are Michele Brenneman, Laurel Highlands Council; Dan Fleming, campaign team; Michael Baker, Indiana County commissioner; and Joe Reschini, head of the kickoff event.
Proceeds from the luncheon are used for recruiting, training, supports, grant scholarship and outdoor programs for Indiana County Scouts. To make a reservation, call the Laurel Highlands Council, Boy Scouts of America, at (814) 471-1090. (Tom Peel/Gazette photo)