Yukon girl offers enthusiastic city council prayer, pledge

Second time for Myers Elementary third grader


Yukon City Council members stand beside Savannah Leigh Smith, who presented an awe-inspiring prayer and pledge of allegiance during the March 15th city council meeting inside the Centennial Building, 12 S 5th: From left, Ward 4 Council Member Aric Gilliland, Vice Mayor/Ward 1 Council Member Rick Cacini, Mayor/Ward 2 Council Member Shelli Selby, Ward 3 Council Member Donna Yanda, and At-Large Council Member Jeff Wootton. Savannah, a third grader at Myers Elementary School, also presented an impassioned prayer and pledge during a council meeting in July 2021. The enthusiastic Yukon girl won a gold-medal in horseback riding during last year’s Oklahoma Special Olympics. (Photo by Conrad Dudderar)