Mardi Gras

St. Mary AARP Mari Gras royalty gathers

The annual St. Mary AARP Mardi Gras Kings and Queens Luncheon was held Feb. 17 at the Clarion Hotel in Morgan City. Honored guests were reigning St. Mary AARP King and Queen XXIX Gordon and Faye Smith. Stephanie Dupre was luncheon chairperson. Past queens in attendance were, from left, Bonnie Glynn, 2001; Anna Hebert, 2005; Nedra Giroir, 1996; Marie Vella, 2000; Dupre, 2012; Smith; Peggy Verrett, 2016; Pat Fryer, 2008; Jeanie Clement, 2003; Ann LeBlanc, 1998; and Shirley Akers, 2013. Also in attendance was Linda Levron, 2014.
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The annual St. Mary AARP Kings and Queens Luncheon was held Feb. 17 in celebration of Mardi Gras.

Adonis Crown Club gathers

Adonis Crown Club members gathered for an annual dinner on Feb. 1 at the Petroleum Club of Morgan City. The club is composed of past queens and wives of past kings of the Krewe of Adonis. Special guests were Captain Keith Leonard, King and Queen Adonis XLII Jake Breaux and Carey Gaddis. Past queens also in attendance were, seated from left, Allie Hudson, guests Breaux, Gaddis and Leonard, and queens Sheila Adams and Yvonne Marcell. Standing from left are Frances Smith, Christie Dragna, Sherry Lester, Mena Leonard, Linda Bradley, Camille Izaguirre and JoAnne Radtke.
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The Adonis Crown Club gathered Feb. 1 for its annual dinner. The event was held at the Petroleum Club of Morgan City.

Krewe of Grandeur presents first Mardi Gras court

Earl Francis and his wife Lisa McCurtis-Francis were crowned as the first royalty of the Krewe of Grandeur on Feb. 11 at the Patterson Area Civic Center. King and Queen Grandeur I were part of a 14-piece court that represented the theme, “Elegant Evening with Grandeur.” Trainbearers were Ajayce McCurtis, Dehari McCurtis, Dreshon McCurtis and Durell McCurtis Jr.
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The Krewe of Grandeur presented its first Mardi Gras Court and Ball on Feb. 11 at the Patterson Area Civic Center.


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