December 15, 2012 in Features

Andrew Sauvé earns Eagle Scout

By The Spokesman-Review

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Andrew Sauvé, a member of Troop 431, was recently awarded the rank of Eagle Scout, the highest award given in the Boy Scouts.

For his project, Sauvé made improvements to the landscaping at St. John Vianney School in Spokane Valley. His project involved removing old lava rock and weed block from two garden beds. He graded the beds, laid down new weed block, installed a new drip system, planted boxwoods and spread bark over the garden beds.

Sauvé is a senior at Gonzaga Prep and is the son of Don and Pam Sauvé, of Spokane Valley.

• Two area residents graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio.

Air Force Airman Greyson Elliott is the son of Desiree Waddell, of Spokane, and Ricky Elliott, of Hilmar, Calif. He graduated from Buhach Colony High School in Atwater, Calif., in 2008.

Air Force Airman Daniel Hassler graduated in 2010 from Medical Lake High School and is the son of Darrell and Katherine Hassler, of Spokane.

• Two area residents graduated from basic infantry training at Fort Benning, Columbus, Ga.

Army National Guard Pvt. Derek McGuire is the son of David McGuire and Kelly McGuire, both of Spokane. He is a 2011 graduate of Shadle Park High School.

Army National Guard Pvt. Ryan Metzger graduated from Mt. Spokane High School in 2010. He is the son of Joe and Della Metzger, of Spokane.

• Army Pfc. Megan Linn graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C. She is a 2007 graduate of West Valley High School.

• Air Force 1st Lt. Angela Allen has been named 59th Medical Wing Nursing Company Grade officer of the quarter. She is a clinical staff nurse assigned to the 59th Medical Wing at Lackland Air Force Base, Texas, and has served in the military for two years.

Allen is the daughter of Susan Stout, of Spokane.

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