Court of Honor ceremony to be held for local Eagle Scout


A Court of Honor ceremony for Joshua Dwyane Sanders will be held at 4 p.m. Dec. 16 at Mount Nebo Missionary Baptist Church, 3201 W. Second Ave.

Joshua is an active Eagle Scout of Troop 569 of Indiana Street Baptist Church. He joined scouting as a Cub Scout in 2002. His Eagle Scout project included beautification of Camp Taloha, the local Girl Scout camp.

Joshua is a junior at St. Joseph Catholic School, where he is a member of the Student Council, Math Club, Diversity Club, Yearbook Club, S.A.D.D. (Students Against Destructive Decisions) and the basketball team. He has been involved in several community projects, such as Habitat for Humanity. After graduation, he plans to pursue a career in architecture. He is an active member of New St. Hurricane Missionary Baptist Church.

Joshua is the son of Verlia Sanders and the Rev. G.L. Sanders.