Baillargeon announced as Pea Soup grand marshal
Maurice Baillargeon has been selected as the Somerset Pea Soup Days 2010 grand marshal.
Baillargeon, 91, was selected by the Somerset Chamber of Commerce and Somerset Lions. Both organizations are sponsoring the parade.
"He's been involved with Somerset for a long time," said Casey Goessl, Somerset Chamber of Commerce president. "We brainstormed with the Lions and felt he would be a good candidate."