Boy Scout builds walking trail for Hilton Head school
Parker Liggett is building a fitness trail for Hilton Head Island International Baccalaureate Elementary.
HILTON HEAD ISLAND, SC (WTOC) -
Liggett, a rising 10th-grader at Hilton Head High School, is on a
working on my Eagle Scout project right now at Hilton Head Island Elementary
School. I'm building a walking trail for their students to use, and their
walking club, and for physical fitness," he said.
Head Island International Baccalaureate Elementary Principal Jill McAden said
the school received a $1,000 reward from the state because of health
improvements the school made, which made it possible for the school to have
Liggett build this half-mile walking trail.
wanted to give back to the community and to his former school, and it's
impressive," said Dianna Magman, of Hilton Head Island International
Baccalaureate Elementary. "We're very proud of him."
had helped from five of the other scouts from his troop.
them I couldn't have done any of this," said Liggett. "[It's] 200 man hours
worth of work."