For Immediate Release
January 31, 2017
Contact: Krysta West, 287-1664
Carol Jones, Sen. Amy Volk, Aaron Jones, Trevor Jones
AUGUSTA – On Tuesday, January 31, Senator Amy Volk (R-Cumberland) presented Aaron Jones of Gorham with a state flag and the Maine Senate recognized his achievement of attaining the rank of Eagle Scout with Boy Scout Troop No. 817. This is the highest award in Boy Scouting and is given for excellence in skills, development, personal growth and community service. For his project, Aaron built a bridge across a stream on a trail used by local students, cross-country teams, hikers and cyclists near Gorham Middle School. During his visit to the State Capitol, Aaron served as an honorary page in the Maine Senate.