Several local scouts were recognized on Scout Sunday, Feb. 2, for their accomplishments in their studies of their faith.
Cub Scouts from Pack 173 were honored during the 9:30 a.m. Mass at St. Mary Catholic Church in DeKalb. Matteo Graham, Christian Stewart, Grayson Stewart, Matthew Stewart and Kevin Sullivan received the Light of Christ Award. Joe Fuss and Brendan Sullivan received the Parvuli Dei Award and Ian Wickens-Walther received the God and Me Award.
Later in the day at St. Peters Cathedral in Rockford, Caitlin Donnelly of Venture Crew 32, Keegan Donnelly of Boy Scout Troop 33 and Travis Donnelly of Boy Scout Troop 13 received the Ad Alteri Dei Award.
For more information on Scouting or pursuing one of these awards, call John Sullivan at 815-517-0059 or Bernie Donnelly at 815-756-9418. There are other disciplines of study available that the group is considering if they get enough interested scouts.