A hero’s welcome home – 43 years later

Troop 31’s Ray Coe honored at last for honorable military & community service [slideshow_deploy id=’24017′] By Kim Chiomento, Staff Writer, The Times PENNSBURY – For Ray Coe, the experience of returning home from the Vietnam War was a far cry from the jubilant and packed Hillendale Elementary gymnasium; filled with patriotic well-wishers, who gathered to witness the long...

Troop 31’s Yenbutr honored as Eagle Scout

Troop 31 Scoutmaster, Ray Coe, awards Eagle recipient, Walip Yenbutr, with the highest rank in Boy Scouts, Eagle Scout during a ceremony, earlier this month. PENNSBURY — Walip Yenbutr was awarded the rank of Eagle Scout during Troop 31’s award ceremony, at Hillendale Elementary School, Dec. 16. Attaining the rank of Eagle caps Yenbutr’s scouting career,  which started in third grade...

Two Troop 31 members become Eagle Scouts

Twin brothers earn rank together after public service work at Chadds Ford Elementary Mitch (left) and Matt (right) Candy share a moment, Monday night, with Troop 31 Troop Master Ray Coe during their Court of Honor ceremonies. PENNSBURY — Unionville High School juniors Matt and Mitch Candy received Boy Scouting’s highest recognition Monday night during an Eagle Court of Honor, held at Hillendale...

Ferentinos, Jacono become Eagle Scouts

Dominic S. Ferentinos (left) and Brenton M. Jacono of Boy Scout Troop 31 of Chadds Ford were elevated to the rank of Eagle Scout, at a Court of Honor earlier this month. CHADDS FORD — Dominic S. Ferentinos and Brenton M. Jacono, were both awarded the highest honor from the Boy Scouts of America; Eagle Scout.  A ceremony was held on May 6 at Troop 31’s Court of Honor in Chadds Ford.  Troop 31...

McShane, Welsh honored as Eagle Scouts

New Troop 31 Eagle Scouts Connor McShane (left) and Sebastian Welsh (right) with Scoutmaster Roy Coe were elevated to Eagle Scout at a Court of Honor, Feb. 26. CHADDS FORD — An Eagle Scout Court of Honor was held at the Chadds Ford Historical Society for two scouts from Troop 31 in Chadds Ford, PA. Sebastian H. Welsh,  and Connor G. McShane received the highest rank in scouting on Feb. 26 in front...