Shawnee Lodge Vigil Honor Candidates for 2020 were announced at the annual Lodge Winter Fellowship Banquet on January 12, 2020. Twenty-nine Arrowmen were selected for their outstanding service to Scouting and the Order of the Arrow. Among these was one of Pathfinder’s own–his Vigil Biography is below. To read more about the Vigil Honor, download a Vigil Nomination Form, or to view past recipients of the honor, click here to go to the 2020 Vigil announcements.
Scouter Mark J. Langston has fully dedicated himself to the Scouting Program. After earning his Eagle Scout as a youth, he has continued his service as an adult by devoting himself tirelessly to his District, his Troop and his Pack. Over his many years of service, Mark has served as a Cubmaster, Advancement Chairman, Unit Commissioner, Roundtable Chairman, and District Commissioner. Mark has also worked actively with his district’s Urban Outreach Program since its creation, providing a countless number of urban families access to quality Scouting programs. For his devout commitment to all those in Scouting and in his community, we cheerfully nominate Mark J. Langston for the Vigil Honor.