Gay teen takes boyfriend to prom in Cochran, Ga.
Parents should admire gay prom teen’s courage
Over 100 people gathered Friday evening in front of City Hall in Macon, Ga., to pay tribute to Derrick Martin, his boyfriend Richard Goodman, and Deonna Sage.
Derrick Martin, the Cochran, Ga., gay teen who has made international headlines for planning to take his boyfriend to his high school prom, will be a guest of honor at tonight's concert by the Atlanta Gay Men's Chorus.
Derrick Martin, the Cochran, Ga., teen who is planning to take his boyfriend to the high school prom later this month, has been kicked out of his home by his parents.
Derrick Martin, a senior at Bleckley County High School in Cochran, Ga., is taking his boyfriend to the prom next month. And unlike a similar situation in rural Mississippi, school officials in the small mid-Georgia town have approved the date, the Macon Telegraph reported Tuesday.