Local Eagle Scout soars to success

Boy Scout Troup 226 has a new Eagle Scout.

Quite an honor: Chris Graham (third from left) is the newest Eagle Scout for Boy Scout Troop 226.

Chris Graham is the newest Eagle Scout for Boy Scout Troop 226, based at 8100 Roosevelt Blvd.

Chris has been with Troop 226 for more than six years and has earned 31 merit badges. He has served in various leadership positions and was recently welcomed aboard as an assistant Scoutmaster.

Chris attends monthly camping trips and multiple parades with the Drum & Bugle Corps, and has served on staff at Resica Falls Scout Reservation.

For his Eagle project, he cleaned up 3 miles of a trail in Plymouth Meeting.

An avid football player, he is interested in a career in marine biology. ••