Boy Scouts to honor Lydick

CNJ staff

The Conquistador Council of Boy Scouts of America will honor the late Robert Lydick of Clovis during its annual Flag Plaza Memorial Dedication ceremony.

The event, scheduled for 11:30 a.m. July 16 at Wehinahpay Mountain Camp near Sacramento, N.M., honors deceased scouters who significantly contributed to the council’s camping program.

Lydick was a member of the council’s executive board since 1963 and served as council present from 1971-72. He cooked the Mulligan Stew annually.

Also honored will be the late Bill Tarter of Roswell.

Information: 575-622-3461.