DLHS senior earns his Eagle Scout wings
It couldn’t have been easy, but after 11 years Detroit Lakes High School senior Ben Tjedkes is finally earning his wings — his Eagle Scout wings.
“I’ve been in (the scouts) since the first grade,” he said.
“I think it’s taught me leadership skills because I was named senior patrol leader, which is the head person of all the scouts.”
And now Tjedkes has completed the final, big project that will likely give him the top Boy Scout rank of Eagle Scout.
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