PROCLAMATION

A PROCLAMATION TO RECOGNIZE THE HEROISM OF TIMOTHY MACK

WHEREAS, on September 1, 2001, seven year-old Timothy Mack, a resident of the Lee Magisterial District and member of Cub Scout Pack 1105, demonstrated great bravery, quick thinking and heroism through his rescue of five year-old Payton Dale from a potentially life threatening situation in a neighborhood pool; and

WHEREAS, Timothy Mack has been recognized for his actions by the Boy Scout National Court of Honor and has been awarded one of the Boy Scout's highest honors, the Heroism Award for Lifesaving along with a gold Medal of Heroism and Boy Scout Life Saving Badge; and

WHEREAS, the Board of Supervisors wishes to commend Timothy Mack for the heroism he demonstrated on September 1, 2001, and for the outstanding example he and the other members of the Boy's and Girl's Scouts of America set for citizens of all ages; now, therefore; be it

PROCLAIMED by the Fauquier County Board of Supervisors this 19th day of August 2002, That the Board of Supervisors does hereby commend Timothy Mack for his selfless act of bravery and heroism in saving the life of five year-old Payton Dale; and, be it

PROCLAIMED FURTHER, That the Board of Supervisors does hereby congratulate Timothy Mack upon his recognition by the Boy Scouts of America and extends its best wishes to Timothy Mack for continued success in Scouting and all future endeavors.

 

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Raymond E. Graham             

Chairman of the Board