Local groups honor those who died of AIDS with candlelight memorial

COLUMBUS, Ga. — Dozens of people from across the valley hope to keep the memory of those who have passed away from HIV aids alive.

Millions of people across the u-s live with HIV aids.

Tonight, Colgay Pride, along with CVBWF Rise above HIV hosted the candlelight memorial at the Lake Oliver Marina.

Organizers want to shine a light on the aids epidemic, while also promoting solidarity and breaking down barriers of negative stigmas.

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