March 5, 2014
Becky Barber of Ticonderoga earned the Girl Scout Gold Award in 2013. Barber’s project was helping to create healthy places in conjunction with the Ticonderoga Area Chamber of Commerce and Essex County Creating Healthy Places. She expanded the local farmers market by adding a youth component. It’s the first time the Gold Award has been presented to a local scout in more than 25 years. Barber was also the first recipient of the Gladys Barber/Martha Pearson Scholarship. A 2013 Ti High grad, she is now in college.