St. John earns Eagle ranking
Michael St. John, a member of Boy Scout Troop #314, under the leadership of Scoutmaster Kiel Whitcum, has earned the rank of Eagle Scout, the highest rank in scouting. The Elmore Kiwanis sponsor Troop #314.
To earn the Eagle ranking, a Scout must earn 21 merit badges, 12 of which are determined by the Boy Scouts of America, and nine of his own choosing. Michael earned 33 merit badges.
The Scout must also hold a leadership office in his troop. Michael has held the offices of Assistant Senior Patrol Leader, Patrol Leader and Historian.
In addition, the Scout must find a project that benefits his community, his church or his sponsoring body. Michael chose the project of building a storage cabinet for the Woodmore band drum line, of which he was a member.
A 2012 graduate of Woodmore High School, he was also involved in track and field. He will attend Eastern Michigan University, majoring in exercise science.
The son of Karen St. John, of Elmore and Keith St. John, of Woodville, Michael is the grandson of Robert and Eileen Glesser, of Genoa, and Lester and Nancy St. John, of Oregon.
Rogers reunion set
Graduates of the Rogers High School class of 1965 are invited to an informal mixer in the Atrium at the Holiday Inn French Quarter in Perrysburg Saturday, Sept. 15 from 5 to 11 p.m.
The event will feature a cash bar and plenty of opportunities to mingle with old friends. Reservations are suggested and may be made by contacting Judy Thompson at firstname.lastname@example.org. Classmates are also welcome to pay at the door.