Mewes achieves Eagle Scout rank

Nathan Mewes, grandson of Kenneth and June Mewes, recently achieved the rank of Eagle Scout. He was also awarded a Gold, Silver and Bronze Palm for earning 15 merit badges above the 21 required to become an Eagle Scout. His Eagle Scout project was the construction of a batting cage for Little League.

Nathan recently graduated Apollo High School in Owensboro, Ky, and will be attending OCTC to earn a degree in Industrial Maintenance. His parents are Chris and Carey Mewes of Maceo, Ky.