Bradley & Stanfield Earn Eagle Scout
Maxwell Gavin Bradley and Tyler Jarrell Stanfield received the honor of Eagle Scout on Sunday, January 30, 2011. Eagle Scout is the highest rank attainable in the Scouting program of the Boy Scouts of America (BSA).
A Scout who attains this rank is called and Eagle Scout or Eagle. The title of Eagle Scout is held for life, thus giving rise to the phrase “Once an Eagle, always an Eagle”. Requirements include earning at lest 21 merit badges and demonstrating Scout Spirit through the Boy Scout Oath and Law, service, and leadership. This includes an extensive service project that the Scout plans, organizes, leads, and manages. Eagle Scouts are presented with a medal and a badge that visibly recognizes the accomplishments of the Scout.
Their Eagle Court of Honor and reception were held at the First Baptist Church in Selmer, Tennessee. Max is 18 years of age, and resides in Selmer with his parents, Dr. and Mrs. David Bradley. Tyler, the son of Mr. and Mrs. Jarrell Stanfield, is 18 years of age and resides with his family in Eastview, Tennessee. Both Max and Tyler graduated from McNairy Central High School and will be attending the University of Tennessee at Knoxville in the fall.
Max and Tyler have been involved with BSA Troop 32 of Selmer where Mr. Robert Lee and Mr. Robert Shackelford have served as their Scout Masters. The First United Methodist Church of Selmer is the Charter Partner for BSA Troop 32.