Drew Jackson of Lester Prairie recently earned the Eagle Scout rank. He is pictured next to his service leadership project, which involved renovating Packer Cemetery in Bergen Township.
The Howard Lake Lions running the kitchen at a recent event included Judy Mattson, Tom Sullivan, Gary Hagemann, Terry Thorson, and Harvey Krohn, who made sure all the food to be served was just right. One hundred percent of all donations to the Lions Club is used for charitable causes. No donated money ever goes toward administrative expenses. See the story on the Howard Lake Lions in the Dec. 15 issue of Herald Journal.
Here's a look at some of the top stories in the Dec. 8 paper:
Despite division, City council fills vacant seat HOWARD LAKE The good news? Three candidates filed for the vacant council seat on the Howard Lake City council. The difficult news? All three applicants, according to the council, would do a great job. “I’m equally impressed with all of you,” Councilor Al Munson said during the council meeting Dec. 5.
Eagle Scout renovates Lester Prairie cemetery LESTER PRAIRIE Andrew “Drew” Jackson, son of Craig and Tracy Jackson of Lester Prairie, recently achieved the highest rank in Boy Scouts of America an objective he’s been working toward for more than a decade.