Eric Logan Smith, left, was awarded the Eagle Scout on Aug. 27 at the Newberry Ward Latter Day Saint meeting house. Smith has 21 merit badges covering 325 different tasks. Eagle Scout is the highest rank that can be attained by scouts. Less than 6 percent of youth who join scouting earn this honor. Compatriot Jim Livingston, right, officer of the local General James Williams Chapter, Sons of the American Revolution, presented Smith The National Society of the Sons of the American Revolution Certificate of Recognition of Eagle Scout. There was also patriotic singing, invocation and other badge awards given to other scouts.