Garrett Heitzman, Jay Andrade and Carlos Andrade, all members of the Boy Scout Troop No. 291, received the rank of Eagle Scout.
Carlos Andrade’s project was re-furbishing the grotto at St. Anne’s Catholic Church. Jay Andrade’s project was constructing a fire pit for McFarland Living History Ranch in Galt. The two are sons of Sabrina Arteaga.
Heitzman’s project was to build and install bookcases for the Lodi Community Band. He is the son of Dean and Frances Heitzman.
All three boys are sophomores at Lodi High School and all joined the troop in 2006. John Droge, 49er district advancement chairman, opened and closed the ceremony. Their Scoutmaster is Chris Lee.
— Source: Dean Heitzman