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Oliver Herman Earns Eagle Scout Rank

img_2114Oliver Herman, son of Eric and Wendy Herman of Corpus Christi, TX,  has participated in the Boy Scouts of America since he was 13 years old. This past Saturday he was awarded Scouting’s highest honor. According to the National Eagle Scout Association, fewer than 5% of boys who begin scouts reach the rank of Eagle.

Ollie, as his friend call him, raised approximately $2,000 and recruited over 20-volunteers to complete an ambitious project to build a 12 x 16 platform stage for Bethune Daycare in downtown Corpus Christi. Additionally, Ollie and his team of workers constructed bench seating around six mature trees in the Bethune Outdoor Play Area, giving parents a place to sit.

JIM LAGO TO BE INDUCTED INTO TEXAS RADIO HALL OF FAME

jim-lagoCorpus Christi’s longtime morning radio show host Jim Lago will be inducted into the Texas Radio Hall of Fame on October 29th at the Radisson Hotel in Fort Worth.

Lago, who is on KKTX radio is rated in the top five radio programs in Corpus Christi. Before working in South Texas he had a series of jobs in Beaumont, Houston and Denver and then ended up working at Keys radio with popular conservative host Glenn Beck.