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Nolan Ryan to Headline Boy Scout Luncheon honoring Jim Perkins

TYLER, TX (KLTV) - Nolan Ryan will participate as a speaker at a luncheon on Friday, December 16 honoring Jim Perkins with the East Texas Area Council, Boy Scouts of America Distinguished Citizen Good Turn Award . The luncheon will take place at the Green Acres Baptist Church Crosswalk Conference Center from 11:30 am until 1:00 pm.

Perkins, a local banker, attorney, civic leader and fourth-generation East Texan is the 22nd recipient of the award. He is being honored for his significant impact toward enriching the way of life in East Texas.

In addition to honoring Perkins, the program will feature Nolan Ryan, baseball's all-time strikeout leader and the CEO and President of the Texas Rangers, along with Chuck Morgan, Texas Rangers Baseball public address announcer, in a unique "question and answer" presentation.

The public is invited to attend the luncheon for a donation to the East Texas Area Council, Boy Scouts of America. Tables of 8 are $1000 or individual tickets are $150 each. In addition, sponsorships are available. Reservations are required and the deadline is Thursday, December 8. To make a reservation, call the Boy Scout office at 903-597-7201.

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