Jacob Pfeifer of Troop 55 attained the rank of Eagle Scout on Dec. 21. Pfeifer is also Pelathe’s final Eagle Scout for 2010 and the last Eagle Scout for Scoutmaster Scott Braden.
His Eagle project was building Bluebird houses at Camp Bromelsick. The project, supported by Westar’s Green Team, provided nearly 118 hours of service to Douglas County.
Pfeifer has served the troop as assistant senior patrol leader and senior patrol leader. He has participated in regular monthly camping events throughout his Scouting career and he has enjoyed the Outer Island Adventure at Sea Base, Philmont and the Rocky Mountain High Adventure camp in Colorado. Pfeifer has also served as crew leader at Philmont. He is a Brotherhood member of Order of the Arrow, and Warrior, Scavenging Armadillo in the Tribe of Mic-O-Say.
Pfeifer, a junior at Lawrence High School, is the son of John and Jean Pfeifer.