It all started in 1973 to provide hot meals for the elderly in Fallon.
The Churchill County Senior Center has grown to become much more, however, and on Tuesday celebrated its 40th anniversary with an open house and proclamation ceremony downtown.
“This meant a lot to all of us,” said Jamie Lee, who took over as director of the Churchill County Senior Center in the fall of 2011. “We’re moving forward; we’re looking forward to another 40 years.”
Mayor Ken Tedford Jr. read the Churchill County Senior Center Day proclamation — and water was dyed blue in the city fountain …