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By Chevon T. Baccus APR
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Cain Growing Sea Scout Program in Lake Wales and Beyond


Last updated 9/25/2019 at 12:12pm

Sea Scout Ron Cain kayaking on recent trip to Croatia

Most people know about the Boy Scouts, but its water-related affiliate, the Sea Scouts, is far less known. But 20-year-old Ron Cain from Lake Wales is working to change that.

"We're the premier aquatic program in the country," said Cain, who is serving as Southern Region Boatswain, an ambassador and national board member for the co-ed program that serves young people ages 14-21. "They always say it's like the best kept secret in scouting."

Cain joined Sea Scouts at age 16, curious after seeing scouts in navy blue uniforms instead of the traditional Boy Scout tan. Since then he has helped...

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