Wanted: Louisiana's longest married couple - KPLC 7 News, Lake Charles, Louisiana

Wanted: Louisiana's longest married couple

Posted: Updated:
  • More Local NewsLocalMore>>

  • Iota couple charged with theft

    Iota couple charged with theft

    Thursday, July 24 2014 2:57 PM EDT2014-07-24 18:57:05 GMT
    An Iota couple has been arrested, following an investigation by the Acadia Parish Sheriff's Office into a shoplifting incident.More >>
    An Iota couple has been arrested, following an investigation by the Acadia Parish Sheriff's Office into a shoplifting incident.More >>
  • Three arrested in connection with Lake Charles shooting

    Three arrested in connection with Lake Charles shooting

    Thursday, July 24 2014 2:26 PM EDT2014-07-24 18:26:06 GMT
    Three individuals have been arrested following a shooting that took place Wednesday night in Lake Charles in the 2200 block of 10th St.More >>
    Three individuals have been arrested following a shooting that took place Wednesday night in Lake Charles in the 2200 block of 10th St.More >>
  • Nautilus gives us a new look at WWII history

    Nautilus gives us a new look at WWII history

    Thursday, July 24 2014 1:11 PM EDT2014-07-24 17:11:03 GMT
    The underwater exploration vessel Nautilus is giving us a new look at history.More >>
    The underwater exploration vessel Nautilus is giving us a new look at history.More >>
BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) -

Louisiana Family Forum, a non-profit organization based in Baton Rouge, is searching for Louisiana's longest married couple; in fact, they're looking for the top 10 longest married couples.

The top 10 will receive an official statement of special recognition from the Governor's office and will be entered into the Louisiana Family Forum Marriage Hall of Fame.

The longest known married couple will be honored at a dessert reception in the Governor's Mansion on Valentine's Day, February 14, 2013 and will be joined by family, friends and media to celebrate the occasion.

Couples married over 65 years are encouraged to apply before February 8th, 2013. To apply, send your name, the names of the couple if different, your address, email address, phone number and wedding date to info@lafamilyforum.org. For more information, call 225-344-8533 or toll free at 800-606-6470.

Copyright 2013 WAFB. All rights reserved.

Powered by WorldNow