Cheney Girl Scouts work hits close to home
Last updated 5/17/2018 at 8:36am
The five girls of Cheney Girl Scouts Troop 5110 want to earn the highest honor possible in Scouting - a bronze award.
To do that, they must finish a project that impacts their community, and the one they picked impacts about as close to home as you can get - urging people to become blood donors.
The girls, Chloe Kelton, Ella Mizzoni, Daylynn Newbill and Alexsandra and Lydia Swenson, witnessed the urgent need for blood first-hand through Newbill's mom, Theresa Fochtman. Fochtman developed problems with her colon and small intestine last year, undergoing a number of colorectal surgeries inclu...