ENC Boy Scout Earns National Eagle Scout Project of the Year Award
A Carteret county teenager who recently won a regional honor as a Boy Scout learned Thursday his project has picked up a national honor.
Blake Deaton raised money to create a sensory room at Morehead City Middle School. It was part of a Eagle Scout project and a way to help out his twin brother Shane, who inspired him to create the project.
The Boy Scouts of America national office said that Blake was chosen as the national winner for the National Eagle Scout Project of the Year award during a call to Deaton on Thursday.
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