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Wednesday, November 22, 2017

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Week of Blue Proclamation

WHEREAS, the members of the Frankfort High School Boys’ Basketball Team, under the inspirational leadership of Coach Tom Weeks, worked long, hard hours day in and day out throughout the season; and,

WHEREAS, on March 2, 2013, the Frankfort Hot Dogs celebrated their second consecutive sectional victory; and,

WHEREAS, our local basketball superstars will battle for a regional victory on March 9, giving it their all in the hopes of bringing home the regional crown; and,

WHEREAS, Frankfort residents and corporate citizens are very proud of our young, talented athletes and Coach Weeks, with many businesses showing their Hot Dog spirit with window decorations this week; and,

WHEREAS, these outstanding young men exhibit athletic skills, character, honor and good sportsmanship in representing our City; and,

WHEREAS, everyone in Frankfort wants to show our Hot Dog pride and spirit to help honor our team, wishing them well on Saturday; and,

WHEREAS, we will end the week together with a police escort to the regional competition in Greencastle on Saturday where our Hot Dogs will take on Edgewood in the semi-final game;

NOW THEREFORE, I, Chris McBarnes, in recognition of the High School Boys’ Basketball Regional competition this weekend and our Hot Dogs focused on victory, do hereby proclaim March 4-9, 2013 as

WEEK OF BLUE

and encourage all Frankfort citizens: male or female; young or young-at-heart; in school, at home or on the job to wear blue throughout this week to congratulate our Sectional Champs and show these dedicated, talented and powerful Hot Dog athletes we are very proud of what they accomplished and stand behind them 100% as they continue their march of basketball greatness and strive toward a regional victory.

IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I have hereunto set my hand this 4th day of March, 2013.

Chris McBarnes

MAYOR, CITY OF FRANKFORT