Thursday, May 2, 2013

Eagle Scout gets rewarded because he tried to do the right thing.....

In a matter of days, North Carolina high school student David “Cole” Withrow’s situation has changed dramatically.
 
He had been suspended and arrested for leaving a legally owned shotgun in his car. He made the mistake of going to school. He remembered. He locked the gun in his truck and called his mom. He wanted her to properly store it. The school heard it. They called the cops instead. He was kicked out of school and arrested.
 Liberty University heard the story and announced Thursday that it will extend a scholarship to Withrow.

Jerry Falwell Jr. said “common sense” should have prevailed in Withrow’s case. “I think they were just trying to make a point that guns are evil,” he explained. “Our society is just going too far.” See more here