The Girls Scouts of Western New York have named Marcia Merrins of Fredonia as one of seven 2014 women of distinction. The group is considered role models for all girls. The women represent all parts of the council which comprises a large area from Rochester to Chautauqua County. They will be honored at an awards ceremony on Thursday Sept. 18 at the Buffalo Marriott Niagara. 1340 Millersport Highway in Amherst.