Six Mason Boy Scouts recently earned the Arrow of Light award, Cub Scouting’s highest award.
Mason Cub Scout Pack 998 honored the boys at its annual Blue and Gold Banquet held at Mason United Methodist Church.
Scouts honored include, pictured above from left: Ryan Minniear, Jason Bankemper, Tyler Black, Nick McArthur, Aaron Douglas, and Kiran Shanker. Den Leader is Laura Minniear.
To earn the award, a Cub Scout must be in the fifth grade, active in a den for at least six months and earn their Webelos Badge.
He must also complete a series of requirements designed to familiarize himself with the ideals and principles of scouting, participate in at least three outdoor activities including two overnight camp-outs, attend a Boy Scout troop meeting and a Scoutmaster’s conference, and earn a minimum of eight activity badges.