Posted: Jun 10, 2013 3:45 PM by MELISSA CANONE
The MLK announces its annual "What Manner of Man Awards" Banquet, scheduled for Friday June 21st at the Forest Restaurant. This year the MARTIN LUTHER KING COMMITTEE'S honorees are three African-American mayors: Mayor Rodney Grogan of Patterson; Mayor Raymond Harris of Franklin; and Mayor Timothy DeClouet of Jeanerette. A posthumous award will also be presented to the family of Mr. William Bradford of Morgan City for his long time work as a civil rights leader. Reservations are required as no tickets will be sold at the door. Ticket prices are $25.00 and $20.00 for Senior Citizens. Tickets can be purchased by calling Community Action Agency at (337) 828-5703. Ticket sale deadline is June 18, 2013. Seating begins at 6:30 PM; the program begins at 7:00 PM.