DUNEDIN Ė James Ronacher Jr. of Dunedin has been awarded the Boy Scout Eagle Scout medal.
Only about 5 percent of Boy Scouts attain the rank of Eagle Scout, the highest advancement rank in scouting.
For his Eagle Scout Project, Ronacher refurbished a section of Hammock Park by planting trees and laying mulch; shelling a trail and installing a park map kiosk. He is a member of Troop 484 in Clearwater.
Ronacher is a junior at Clearwater Central Catholic High School, where he is an International Baccalaureate student and a member of Mu Alpha Theta Math Honor Society, Spanish Honor Society and the Science Club.
He lives with his parents, James and Annmarie Ronacher.