Congratulating Sidney E. Wheeler, III upon the occasion of receiving the distinguished rank of Eagle Scout

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Senate Resolution No. 3029


CONGRATULATING Sidney E. Wheeler, III upon the
occasion of receiving the distinguished rank of
Eagle Scout, the most prestigious of Scouting honors

WHEREAS, Sidney E. Wheeler, III, through his diligence and rigorous
efforts, has achieved Scouting's highest and most prestigious rank,
Eagle Scout; and

WHEREAS, Sidney E. Wheeler, III, who is a member of Boy Scout Troop
586 in Adams, New York, earned his Eagle Scout Award on Tuesday,
February 11, 2020; 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, and has lived up to Scouting's ideals, attaining all of
the necessary achievements, including completion of a community service
project, which was successfully planned, developed and executed; and

WHEREAS, For his Eagle Scout project, Sidney E. Wheeler, III
repaired a local village gazebo by replacing the roof, staining the
exterior and adding a bench; and

WHEREAS, The perseverance of Sidney E. Wheeler, III 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 Sidney E. Wheeler, III on achieving the rank of
Eagle Scout; and be it further

RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be
transmitted to Sidney E. Wheeler, III.


  • 11 / Mar / 2020
  • 31 / Mar / 2020
  • 31 / Mar / 2020

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