The 18th annual Senior Citizens Day sponsored by the Leake County TRIAD and the Leake County Sheriff’s Department was held at Leake Central Elementary School on Thursday.

Hundreds of seniors from across Leake County took part in a morning of entertainment, education and lunch. There were vendors of all types sharing information, with the seniors, on everything from banking to wellness checks.

The group had the opportunity to win numerous door prizes donated from various merchants throughout the county.

There we also speakers throughout the morning including Secretary of State Delbert Hosemann, Republican Party Lieutenant Governor candidate who spoke on education, job training and infrastructure.