MADISON COUNTY, ALABAMA, Ala. — Madison County Schools honored Riverton Intermediate School's school resource officer for his service to the school.
SRO Eddie Bomagat was honored by his principal, students and the local optimist club.
Having served in the military and active duty in the Middle East, officer "Boomer" offers up his shared life experiences with his students.
He spends every day impacting the lives of Madison County's youngest students.
"Have a positive impact on everybody that you encounter," said Bomagat. "They may not have a good day like you do, but you can always spread the wealth, is what I always say."