Eagle Scout awarded to Winfield student
Tobin Isaac Little, 17, of Winfield, received the rank of Eagle Scout on Dec. 9, 2013. Little is a member of Troop 164 in Eleanor, chartered by Eleanor Presbyterian Church.
Little’s Eagle Scout service project was performed at his church where he designed and led the construction, finishing and installing of three sets of wooden shelves for the bus garage. His Scoutmaster is Shawn Rayburn and Assistant Scoutmaster is Markel Fertig. He is the son of Skip and Donna Little.
A member of the Order of the Arrow, Scouting’s National Honor Society, Little has served as his troop’s senior patrol leader during which time he wrote and incorporated a Troop Code of Conduct. He has also served as his troop’s assistant senior patrol leader, scribe, Order of the Arrow troop representative and chaplain’s aide. He also served as a den chief and was awarded the Den Chief Award.
Little is a Junior at Winfield High School where he has a 4.0 GPA. He is a member of the National Honor Society. He participates in the marching, concert, and pep bands and has been selected to be in all-county and all-area bands. Little is also active in the FUEL Bible Club at Winfield High School.
Little is an active member of Teays Valley Missionary Baptist Church where he is involved in the AWANA Journey Youth Group and has received the Meritorious Award. He sings in the adult and youth choirs, is a member of a teen quartet and regularly sings solos. He also plays solos on his trombone for special music during church services.
The Eagle Scout Court of Honor will be at 7 p.m. Saturday at Teays Valley Missionary Baptist Church in the upper sanctuary. A reception will follow.