Proclamation from the Office of Smackover Mayor Bobby Neal
WHEREAS, a sense of history and heritage should be the basis for Pride and self-esteem; and
WHEREAS, Pride and self-esteem are necessary for progress and Future growth; and
WHEREAS, Smackover Buckaroo football, an activity for students in the Smackover-Norphlet School District, is a program designed to train young men and women in the responsibilities of participation in teamwork, provide growth in moral strength and character, and to enhance the development of physical, mental, and emotional Fitness, and
WHEREAS, the 2014 Smackover Buckaroo Football Team has earned the title of Six 3A District Champions, winning a total of 13 games this season, and
WHEREAS, the 2014 Smackover Buckaroo Football Team has advanced to the final playoff game at War Memorial Stadium in Little Rock, Arkansas, to compete for the State 3A Championship, and
WHEREAS, a Smackover Buckaroo Football team has not participated in a championship Game since the year 1949, and
WHEREAS, the 2014 Smackover Buckaroo Football Team through hard work has brought this honor, not only to themselves, but to our school, city and state; and
WHEREAS, the City Officials of the City of Smackover and many citizens have desired to pay special tribute to this team,
NOW, THEREFORE, I, BOBBY NEAL, Mayor of the City of Smackover, do proclaim the 12th day of December, 2014, as SMACKOVER BUCKAROO DAY in Smackover, and that a copy of this proclamation shall be included in the permanent records of the City of Smackover.
Given under my hand and seal, this 12th day of December 2014.
Bobby Neal, Mayor
Carolyn Willet, Recorder/Treasurer