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Memorial Day veterans program planned

Staff Reports

A Memorial Day program has been set for 11 a.m. Monday, May 31 by the Veterans Memorial Park Committee.

The event will be held at the Veterans Memorial Park, 612 South Irma Blvd., Gonzales, next to the Gonzales Library.

Guest speaker will be Mike McNaughton, deputy secretary for Louisiana Veterans Affairs.

“Memorial Day is the day that we honor all the men and women who sacrificed their lives so the we can live in peace and enjoy our freedom,” said Jack Watson, committee member.

Refreshments will be provided following the program.

For more information, call Watson at 225-698-9204 or 445-6396.