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Ascension Council on Aging‘s Fifth Annual Senior Prom held

Nanette Daigle Administrative Assistant Ascension Council on Aging
Joyce Knockum, of Donaldsonville, was crowned as the 2013 Senior Prom Queen and Claude “Bubba” Cockerham, of Gonzales, was crowned the 2013 Senior Prom King.

he evening of Sunday, March 24 was beautiful with blue skies and perfect temperatures-Glitz and Glamor was the theme for the special event.

As you entered the Gonzales Civic Center, you were greeted by the large smiles and kind welcomes of the staff of Ascension Council on Aging and the members of East Ascension Rotary Club. The Gonzales Civic Center was gorgeously decorated with beautiful shades of blue, silver and black, balloons, sun glasses, and boas of every color of the rainbow. Over 130 seniors attended the formal function. They enjoyed dancing to the fabulous live sounds of The Something Blue Band with Jenny Herroman.

Joyce Knockum of Donaldsonville was crowned as the 2013 Senior Prom Queen and Claude “Bubba” Cockerham of Gonzales was crowned the 2013 Senior Prom King.

Pork and sausage jambalaya, salad, and cake were served for dinner along with other refreshments.

Special thanks go to our sponsor, the East Ascension Rotary Club. It was a special night for all to remember.

Everyone is ready and preparing for next year’s special even which grows bigger and better each time!