The Boy Scouts of Wateree District recently held their annual Awards Banquets, hosted by Lyttletton St. UMC. The district awards went to: •Unit Volunteer of the Year -- Chris Cook, Pack 303, Stacy Lewis, Pack 348, Sterling Connell, Troop 901, Bill Wagers, Troop 303 and Karen Barton, Troop 327; • Scouting Families of the Year -- Jay McConnell, Crew 316, Hemmingway Family, Troop 316 and the Lawson Family, Troop 303; • Charter Organization Of the Year -- L.D.S. Ridgeway Ward, Unit 78; • Den Leader of the Year -- Kayte Haydenshield, Pack 316; •Post Advisor of the Year -- Chris DeLong, Post 379 and the Kershaw County Sheriff’s Office; • Crew Advisor of the Year -- Jason DeMeator, 316; • Assistant Cubmaster of the Year -- Chris Anderson, Pack 303; • Cubmaster of the Year -- Norman Gullard, Pack 303; • Assistant Scoutmaster of the Year -- Roy Cummings, Troop 303 and Billy Preston, Troop 316; • Scoutmaster of the Year -- David Riddle, Troop 901; • Scouter of the Year -- Mike Cook; •District Award Merit -- Joanne Sanders. The District Award of Merit is the Highest Award given to a leader on a District level for outstanding work in the District. Kevin Rhodes, Scoutmaster, Troop 316 received the Silver Beaver Award.