Today, Oct. 11, is Senior Citizens Da...

Today, Oct. 11, is Senior Citizens Day at the Rapides Parish Fair in Alexandria

There are 1 comment on the The Town Talk story from Oct 11, 2013, titled Today, Oct. 11, is Senior Citizens Day at the Rapides Parish Fair in Alexandria. In it, The Town Talk reports that:

The 2013 Senior Citizens Day at the Rapides Parish Fair is set for 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. today, Oct. 11. The event is sponsored annually by the Rapides Parish Fair Association and public officials -- Rapides Sheriff William Earl Hilton, Alexandria Mayor Jacques Roy, Pineville Mayor Clarence Fields, Alexandria City Marshal Terence Grines, Rapides ... (more)

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Been There Done That

Alexandria, LA

#1 Oct 11, 2013
I went to the Seniors' Day at the Rapides Parish Fair last year.
I enjoyed a great free meal and visited the livestock exhibition barns.
But I don't think I will ever go back.
I have never seen such a display of greed.
It seems that many of the plant nurseries in the Forest Hill area generously donate numerous plants, flowers and shrubs for the Seniors.
However, many of these Seniors try to carry off as many plants they can, even bringing their own yard carts, etc. to remove as much "free loot" as possible!
A few got many, many plants. Most got none.
And I would guess many of these plants never got planted.

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