Josh McKoon (R-Columbus), the GOP senator known as the face behind the Georgia legislature’s “religious freedom” movement, announced yesterday he does not plan to run for re-election in 2018.The announcemen...
Good grief of the day: Letter writer accuses Columbus Pride of ‘flaunting aberrant lifestyle choice’
Numerous LGBT Pride fest take place all over Georgia during the summer and fall months and recently Columbus celebrates its Chattahoochee Valley Pride fest on Sept. 13. Despite being around since 2001, however,...
Door prizes were given away at Saturday's grand opening. (photo courtesy CV Pride)Chattahoochee Valley Pride hosted the grand opening of Columbus' first LGBT community center Saturday, with organ...
Hobbs, 37, is also running for a seat on the Columbus City Council against incumbent Red McDaniels.
“In 2007, I started giving a voice back to people who are [HIV] positive,” Hobbs told GA Voice in phone interview. “So many people want to live in the shadows or not talk about anything. We're trying to face the stigma here locally.”
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Gay public sex gives bigots ammo to use against us
Re: “Lesbians having sex in Columbus State library are arrested” (April 8, 2011)
"A library is likely the emptiest place anyone could go to get it on short of a hotel room."
"Why is this the type of story that always comes out of Columbus? How many stories of LGBT interest will WRBL actually run that don’t reinforce negative stereotypes held by many in my conservative hometown?"