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Local to earn rank of Eagle Scout

Staff reports

Adolfas V. Stankus

An Eagle Scout court of honor ceremony will be held for Adolfas V. Stankus at 4 p.m. Saturday, May 20, at the Carson Valley United Methodist Church, 1375 Centerville Lane in Gardnerville.

The scout is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Adolph Stankus. He will be formally awarded the rank of Eagle Scout at the ceremony.

Stankus is a member of Boy Scout Troop 495 of the Pinenut District, chartered by the Kiwanis Club of Carson Valley.

To earn the rank of Eagle, a scout must earn at least 21 merit badges and demonstrate leadership and community service by organizing and carrying out an Eagle project.