Troop 365 wins award Boy Scout Troop 365 of Vermillion won the Best-of-Show Award for the 1999 Southern District Scouterama held at the Yankton Mall on April 10.
The Scouterama theme was "Strong Leaders, Strong Values � Character Counts."
Troop 365 demonstrated public speaking, displayed great speeches made by famous Americans and taught other scouts how to make an Indian bullroarer.
Troop 365 is chartered by First Baptist Church. Scoutmaster is Sandy Aakre, assisted by Arlan Aakre.
Scoutmaster Aakre was awarded the Good Shepherd Emblem April 11, for distinguished service leading toward the spiritual, physical, mental and moral development of youth through services to the church and its youth-serving agency. The award was presented by Eagle Scout Ryan Berg.