Gary Feduccia of Niceville received the Chairmanís Award for his 13 years of leadership and service with the Cub and Boy Scouts at the annual Choctawhatchee District Awards Banquet Dec. 10.

Feduccia, promotions coordinator at Bass Pro Shops, was cited for his fund raising efforts for the Scouts over several years and was credited with initiating and promoting Camp Card and popcorn sales at Destinís Bass Pro Shops.

Feduccia was also credited with relocating the Districtís Scout Fun Day event to the Bass Pro Shopsí parking lot, where, with the storeís ongoing Halloween activities, the event has turned into a major area attraction.