From left: Alyssa Smith, Christina Brown, Anizia Barrera and Sienna Macias clown around during the Girl Scouts of the Desert Southwest annual Business Meeting at Christ’s Church, Saturday morning. (Mark Wilson Photo)
Roswell submitted the winning bid this year to host the Girl Scouts of the Desert Southwest annual leadership meeting Saturday, held at Christ’s Church.
Faith Simitz, of Goddard High School, received a Gold Award — the highest honor a Girl Scout can achieve — during the event.
“I’m very happy,” Simitz said. “It’s very prestigious and I’m very glad I finally got it.”
Simitz, whose brother committed suicide before his 18th birthday, said she was inspired to create a video dealing with suicide awareness as her project to earn the Gold Award.
“One late night, I was sitting and Login to read more