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Senior Citizens Day

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ALEXANDRIA, La. (KALB News Channel 5) - It was Senior Citizens Day at Our Lady's Manor in Downtown Alexandria.
 
The party was dedicated to honoring seniors and giving them time to celebrate and have fun.
 
Mayor Jacques Roy was on hand to proclaim August 21st, 2013 as Senior Citizens Day for the City of Alexandria.

 
"They have so much life to live, they're not ready to give up, they're still moving about they're still are accomplishing things, they want to continue to do that to continue to be independent and we need to help them be able to do that." Said Michelle Elliott.
 
Organizers say it was also a day dedicated to those who work and volunteer in the healthcare services, without whom, they say events like Seniors Citizens Day would be impossible.
 
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