Even at 13, Nick Ketchen is no stranger to management.
With the aid of sponsors, volunteers and Boy Scout Troop 237, the scout from Frankfort Sq. concluded a memorial to military services veterans at Neighborhood Park on election day.
“I preferred it to be done ahead of Veterans Working day,” said Nick.
The memorial is composed of four plaques in a section of mulch, backed by a kneeling wall of tiered stone. It is Nick’s Eagle Scout undertaking, the perform scouts need to full to accomplish the Boy Scouts of America’s optimum rank. It is the item of practically a year of setting up, coordinating and hands-on perform by Nick, Troop 237 and the Frankfort Square Park District.
Frankfort Square’s military services veterans maintain a unique spot in Nick’s intellect, so he knew that he preferred his Eagle Scout project to honor their sacrifice. “I just wished to make some