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Yorktown Twins Celebrate Scouting Achievements

Scouts Elizabeth and Thomas Gmoser, center, flanked by their parents, Andrew and Cathy Credits: Courtesy of Jim Rathschmidt

YORKTOWN, N.Y. – Yorktown twins Elizabeth and Thomas Gmoser, in a rare Court of Honor ceremony, received the highest honor bestowed to Girl Scouts and Boy Scouts, respectively, on Saturday, June 3.

Elizabeth, of Girl Scout Troop 2736, received the Gold Award, while her brother, Thomas, of Boy Scout Troop 174, was promoted to Eagle Scout. Those in attendance said they had never witnessed a dual Gold Award/Eagle Scout ceremony before.

They are Yorktown High School students. For their projects, they did work at their family church in Elmsford.

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