YORKTOWN, N.Y.-- Yorktown Scout Nikhil Milind Jani of Troop 173 received his Eagle Court of Honor Sunday at the Thayer Hotel in West Point.
The Eagle Scout Award is the highest award to be achieved in the Boy Scouts of America, and each scout must complete a project in order to receive the honor. Milind, whose troop is sponsored by St. Patrick's Church, completed a Cross Prayer Path in the back of the Church.
Yorktown Councilman Vishnu Patel presented the certificate of achievement on behalf of the Yorktown Board and New York State Assemblyman Steve Katz.
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