Local Delta Sigma Theta Sorority visits capitol
FRANKLIN-JEANERETTE Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority participated in Red and White Day at the Louisiana State Capitol recently. Deltas from across the state attended and were afforded the opportunity to meet with state representatives and senators to engage in dialogue on issues and bills. They were also introduced on the floor of the house and senate. Top photo from left are Pearl Barnes Rack, Phyllis Glover, Sen. D.A. "Butch" Gautreaux, Mary Grimm Howard and Donna Bates Ruffin. Members of FJA attending the event were, bottom photo from left, Shirley Purvey, Connie Lewis, Glover, Ruffin, Grimm-Howard, Sylvia Lockett, Pearl Washington and Rack.