Seniors receive accolades for their contributions to county

By Roxanne Thompson
Staff Writer
Dozens of Limestone County’s 65-plus set got together this week to celebrate seniors and their contributions in the Fifth Annual Limestone County Senior Celebration Event.
The free event took place Monday, Dec. 4, at the Mexia Senior Center, on Sherman Street, with Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Agent Gabby Washington coordinating the action and emceeing the event.
There were door prizes, free health checks, refreshments and entertainment to keep the action interesting and moving along.
About 50 door prizes were awarded, meaning virtually everyone attending the Senior Celebration received a prize, like fleece throws, stainless steel drink bottles and canvas back packs.

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