Eagle Scout

Courtesy photo

James Dean Barry Jr. earned his Eagle rank on Dec. 9 with Boy Scout Troop 15 of Bethany Lutheran Church, Altoona. His Eagle Scout project was the restoration of the benches at Tuckahoe Park, as well as placing cement platforms underneath those benches. James is a 2017 graduate of Altoona Area High School. He is pictured with his parents, Karen and James Barr Sr. of Altoona, and his Scoutmaster, Donald Irvin Jr. (rear).