Relay for Life set for Saturday
Area mayors signed proclamations in support of the American Cancer Society Relay for Life to be at 2 p.m. Saturday at the Morgan City Municipal Auditorium. Seated, from left, are Morgan City Mayor Frank “Boo” Grizzaffi, Patterson Mayor Rodney Grogan and Berwick Town Councilman Edgar Thomas. Standing is Katie Kaai, representing the relay.
The Relay for Life of East St. Mary-Morgan City will take place from 2 p.m. to midnight Saturday at the Morgan City Municipal Auditorium.
Opening ceremonies start at 2 p.m. followed by a speaker and survivor lap, Relay Chairwoman Noel Birriel said. The Luminara Ceremony will begin at sunset with the luminara bags lit around the auditorium, Birriel said.
Relay participants walk around the auditorium throughout the night, she said.