This month is pride month in the U.S. and today is the LGBT Pride Fest.
The celebration begins this morning at 11:00 at the Jackson VA Medical Center.
Today also marks the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall riots in New York which is a turning point in the gay rights movement.
For more information about the Pride Fest, contact Tonja Tarvin, LGBT Program Coordinator, at 601-362-4471, ext. 51460.