Organizers Proclaim First-Ever Pride March in RS a Success
July 1, 2021
If you drove through Roaring Spring on Saturday afternoon, June 26, chances are you came across a group of nearly 40 people walking through town waiving rainbow flags in honor of Pride Month. June has been designated the month where members of the LGBTQ community gather across the world to celebrate LGBTQ culture and to draw attention to issues the LGBTQ community still face.
Leading the parade of marchers through the borough was 26-year-old Roaring Spring resident Derek Brown. Brown, who said he identifies as bisexual, said bringing Pride to his hometown was something he felt needed to be...