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Boy Scouts work at Veterans Memorial Park

Published: Monday, Oct. 14, 2013 9:38 p.m. CDT • Updated: Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2013 1:08 a.m. CDT

David Swegle, 12, of Boy Scout Troop 85 in Dixon, dumps a shovelful of dirt into a wheelbarrow manned by Sam Hildebrand (left), 13, and Nolan Halla, 13, Monday afternoon at the Dixon Veterans Memorial Park. Fellow scout Anton Halla picked a project at the park for his Eagle Scout badge, and recruited the boys to help out.

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