In his nearly eight years as a Cub or Boy Scout, 14-year-old Lucas Robertson has learned a lot from the program and will be one of several representing the organization in the upcoming Flag Day ceremonies.

“People should understand, we’re a very respectful group of boys and willing to honor our nation, to be loyal to each other and to help each other grow as we achieve our goals,” he said.

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