Signing the proclamation declaring May as Senior Month are from left St. Mary Parish Paul Naquin, St. Mary Parish Council on Aging board member Verline Keenze, Baldwin Mayor Donna Lanceslin, COA supporter Deb Ferguson and Franklin Mayor Raymond Harris. Not pictured is Floyd LeBlanc, COA board member.
Since 1963, communities across the country have shown their gratitude by celebrating Older Americans Month each May.
Two events are upcoming at the Teche Theatre for the Performing Arts.
The theatre’s talent showcase, St. Mary’s Got Talent, is May 29 at 7 p.m.