KENNEWICK, Wash.--Love was on the menu today at Old Country Buffet. Married couples celebrating 50 years of marriage or more were treated to a Valentine's Day Luncheon.
The event was sponsored by Parkview Estates Senior Living Community, a new Tri-Cities retirement campus.
Each couple had their picture taken.
"We've had a very,very happy marriage and our love even deepens with the more we go on," says LaVonne & Don Morton, married 53 years.
"We celebrated last June (2007)," said Douglas & Jackie Campbell. 51 years this June. This June will be 51. Another day."Organizers say they stopped counting at 263 couples. They added the community's response was tremendous.