First Gay Pride Parade in Starkville

The city of Starkville originally denied a permit to event organizers.The board of Aldermen revisited the issue after a federal discrimination lawsuit was filed.The permit was finally approved after a tie-breaking vote by Mayor Lynn Spruill

Posted: Mar 24, 2018 9:13 PM
Updated: Mar 24, 2018 9:13 PM

STARKVILLE, Miss. (WTVA)-The city of Starkville originally denied a permit to event organizers.

The board of Aldermen revisited the issue after a federal discrimination lawsuit was filed.

The permit was finally approved after a tie-breaking vote by Mayor Lynn Spruill

Article Comments

Tupelo
Overcast
47° wxIcon
Hi: 49° Lo: 31°
Feels Like: 47°
Columbus
Overcast
47° wxIcon
Hi: 48° Lo: 35°
Feels Like: 47°
Oxford
Broken Clouds
50° wxIcon
Hi: 48° Lo: 28°
Feels Like: 50°
Starkville
Overcast
46° wxIcon
Hi: 46° Lo: 30°
Feels Like: 46°
WTVA Radar
WTVA Temperatures
WTVA Severe Weather