Chicken Fajita Lunch kicks of Poultry Festival events

The 42nd Annual East Texas Poultry Festival kicks off with the Chicken Fajita Lunch, sponsored by East Texas Poultry Supply, slated for Wednesday, Sept. 26 at 11: a.m. on the Historic Downtown Center Square.

According to Chairman Bryan Wages, the lunch includes two chicken fajitas, chips, salsa and a drink for $7 per plate. Volunteer cooks have been grilling about 240 pounds of chicken with about 650 lunches expected to be served.