STEELE CREEK NEWS
Earns the Eagle Scout Award
Kevin Milas Dyer is Troop 45's newest Eagle Scout. Milas was
the Eagle Scout award at a special ceremony held in his honor on
June 10, 2006. The Eagle award is the Boy Scout's highest honor
awarded to a youth, and only about 4 percent of the boys who enter
the Scouting program ever earn this award.
As part of the requirements for Eagle Scout, Milas was required to
complete a community service leadership project. For his project,
Milas planned and led the effort to build a picnic and outdoor
classroom area for the Historic Rosedale Plantation in north
Milas graduated this year from Harding High School and will enroll
this fall as a freshman at Western Carolina University.
Troop 45 is sponsored by Central Steele Creek Presbyterian Church
and is led by Lynn Snuggs. Visit the troop web site at
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.