Boy Scout Troop 55 of Shelton held its fall Court of Honor. During the Court of Honor five Rank Advancements were announced and 81 Merit Badges awarded. The following Scouts Advanced their rank: Robert Ciccone to First Class; Ian Boath and Garrett Ziperstein to Star; Ian Badolato to Life. Matt Simon was acknowledged for becoming an Eagle Scout in June. Dan Heiden received his first Silver Eagle Palm.
Scouts earning Merit badges included: Cameron Amato (first aid, personal fitness, shotgun shooting), Ian Badolato (citizenship in the community, family life), Ian Boath (basketry, camping, citizenship in the community, citizenship in the nation, citizenship in the world, cooking, geocaching, geology, kayaking, metalwork, nature, plumbing, rowing, salesmanship, sculpture, search and rescue, small boat sailing, weather, wilderness survival), Robert Ciccone (camping, fishing, game design, geocaching, kayaking, photography, sculpture) and Lucas Davis (environmental science, home repairs, leatherwork).