Congratulating Anthony Stewart upon the occasion of receiving the distinguished rank of Eagle Scout, the most prestigious of Scoutin...

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  • 10 / Jun / 2014

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LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION congratulating Anthony Stewart upon the occasion
of receiving the distinguished rank of Eagle Scout, the most prestigious
of Scouting honors

WHEREAS, Anthony Stewart, through his diligence and rigorous efforts,
has achieved Scouting's highest and most prestigious rank, Eagle Scout;
an Eagle Court of Honor ceremony will be held to celebrate his latest
accomplishments and achievements; and
WHEREAS, Anthony Stewart, son of Judy and Mike Stewart, was a member
of the Boy Scouts of America; during his Scouting career, he demon-
strated leadership as a patrol leader and senior patrol leader, and was
always willing to help the younger scouts; and
WHEREAS, Currently, Anthony Stewart is attending Clarkson University
in Potsdam, New York, studying Electrical Engineering; he is excelling
academically, being named to the principals scholars list first semes-
ter, and the Dean's list second semester; and
WHEREAS, America has achieved her greatest heights of glory through
the dedication, determination and tireless efforts of the outstanding
citizens of this Nation; and
WHEREAS, It is only with the continued diligence and devotion of our
youth, tomorrow's leaders, that America will maintain her glory; and
WHEREAS, The Boy Scouts of America and its members are dedicated to
the development of character and leadership in the youth of this Nation;
WHEREAS, The highest achievement of leadership in Scouting, earned by
only five percent of all Boy Scouts, is the distinguished rank of Eagle
Scout; and
WHEREAS, This outstanding young man has been involved in Scouting for
many years, has lived up to Scouting's ideals and has attained all of
the necessary achievements, including completion of a community service
project, which was successfully planned, developed and executed; and
WHEREAS, For his project, Anthony Stewart was involved in the revital-
ization of Hagaman Park; he orchestrated and planned his project to
oversee his scout troop build and install a new bench, and two picnic
tables at the park, as well as repainted the playground equipment,
including the monkey bars, swing set, and the play turtle; and
WHEREAS, Anthony Stewart's perseverance in rising through the ranks to
Eagle Scout is a strong indication of his ability to master difficult
tasks; his accomplishment will enable him to emerge as a leader, fully
equipped to meet the challenges of today's complex society; and
WHEREAS, This new Eagle Scout is a credit to his family, his school,
his community, his State and his Nation, and no doubt his future will be
filled with accomplishments of equal importance; now, therefore, be it
RESOLVED, That this Legislative Body pause in its deliberations, in
recognition of the significance of this meritorious achievement, to
congratulate and honor Anthony Stewart on achieving the rank of Eagle
Scout; and be it further
RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be tran-
smitted to Anthony Stewart.


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