The Mardi Gras season is fast approaching, and Krewes are already getting in gear for the Feb. 21 festivities. The Krewe of Teche celebrated 12th Night Jan. 6 with dinner at the Forest Restaurant in Franklin and honoring King Quercus XXXIX Dale Rogers. From back left are Manville Borne, Al Thibodaux, Johnny Williams, Neil Minor, Ronnie LeBlanc, Jerry Uze, Scott Battaglio and Terry Lancon. From front left are Chuck Autin, Rogers, Edgar Dugas, B.J. Ibert, president, and Alton Broussard.