Area Boy Scout Leaders Honored



John Wilson

Two Payson men were honored with one of the highest awards available to leaders in the Boy Scouts of America.

John Wilson and Roger Kreimeyer both received the distinguished Silver Beaver award during the annual Zane Grey District Scout Banquet Wednesday, Jan. 19.

Established in 1931, the Silver Beaver is one of the most prestigious national honors bestowed upon volunteer leaders.


Roger Kreimeyer

As an organization whose leadership is overwhelmingly volunteer, the Boy Scouts of America provides this distinctive award to recognize invaluable service to youth by dedicated leaders.

Other awards presented during the banquet include:

District Award of Merit: Jim Sprinkle

Commissioner's Arrowhead: Sine Scott

District Chairman Awards: Dan Nyhus, Sherry Rheinhart

District Family Award: McWilliams Family

District Honor Awards: Kathy Arnold, Lenore White

Distinguished Scouting Service Awards: Rod Byers, Dianne Martell-Williams, Prudential Arrowhead Realty, Cucina Paradiso

Firecracker Awards: Todd A. Brahm, Steve Hatt, Nancy Guyon, Christina Hammond, John Romanowski

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