Scouts to be honored Thursday
The Boy Scouts of America Laurel Highlands Council will celebrate Scouting and its impact in Somerset County through the Celebrate Scouting Reception on Thursday.
The event, to be held at the Somerset Country Club at 5 p.m., will recognize Scouts and their leaders. State Sen. Pat Stefano and state Rep. Carl Walker Metzgar are scheduled to speak.
All money raised at the event will be used by the council to recruit, train and support more than 600 youth and adult members in Somerset County as well as grant scholarships and provide outdoor programs throughout the year.
For more information or to make reservations, call the council at 814-471-1090, ext. 7110.