Photos: Mardi Gras in New Roads

Advocate staff photo by RICHARD ALAN HANNON -- Catholic High Pointe Coupee High School sophomore Emily Benedict tosses her throws during the 70th annual New Roads Lions Club parade Tuesday.
Advocate staff photo by RICHARD ALAN HANNON -- Catholic High Pointe Coupee High School sophomore Emily Benedict tosses her throws during the 70th annual New Roads Lions Club parade Tuesday.

Area residents came out to enjoy the 70th annual New Roads Lions Club parade and the 90th annual Community Center of Pointe Coupee Carnival Parade in New Roads Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2013.