zachary wyatt http://kbia.org en Volunteers honor Sterling Wyatt and his family http://kbia.org/post/volunteers-honor-sterling-wyatt-and-his-family <p>Scores of people showed up to Shepard Boulevard Elementary in Columbia Friday afternoon to line the streets with American flags along the route to the home of the family of Sterling Wyatt, who was killed by an IED in Afghanistan Wednesday. Wyatt’s family is expected to return home Friday night after retrieving his body. Listen to the audio postcard above to hear from those at the event, including Wyatt's grandmother. Fri, 13 Jul 2012 21:40:01 +0000 Ryan Famuliner 17532 at http://kbia.org Volunteers honor Sterling Wyatt and his family Newscast for May 03, 2012 http://kbia.org/post/newscast-may-03-2012 <p>Regional news coverage from the KBIA News room, including: Thu, 03 May 2012 16:26:30 +0000 Scott Kanowsky 13485 at http://kbia.org Rep. Zachary Wyatt: on coming out, and speaking against 'don't say gay' http://kbia.org/post/rep-zachary-wyatt-coming-out-and-speaking-against-dont-say-gay A Republican member of the Missouri House<a href="http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/mo-lawmaker-wyatt-says-he-gay-denounces-school-bill"> announced today</a> that he is gay during a press conference on a bill that would limit public schools from discussing sexual orientation in the classroom.&nbsp; Zachary Wyatt of Kirksville told reporters he has deep regrets for not taking stands earlier against school bullying, and called for lawmakers to shelve the so-called &ldquo;don&rsquo;t say gay&rdquo; bill.<p>With his disclosure today, Wyatt becomes the only current openly gay Republican state legislator in the nation.<p>St. Louis Public Radio&rsquo;s Marshall Griffin talked with Wyatt about the bill and his decision to come out. Wed, 02 May 2012 21:33:35 +0000 Marshall Griffin 13444 at http://kbia.org Rep. Zachary Wyatt: on coming out, and speaking against 'don't say gay' Mo. lawmaker Wyatt says he is gay, denounces school bill http://kbia.org/post/mo-lawmaker-wyatt-says-he-gay-denounces-school-bill <em>Will be updated.</em><p><em>Updated at 11:59 a.m. with information that Wyatt is the only current openly gay Republican state legislator in the nation.</em><p>A Republican Missouri House member&nbsp;has announced publicly that he is gay and called upon GOP leaders&nbsp;to end legislation that would limit discussion of sexual&nbsp;orientation in public schools.<p>Rep. Zachary Wyatt held a Capitol news conference Wednesday at&nbsp;which he said he was disclosing his sexual orientation for the&nbsp;first time. Wed, 02 May 2012 17:25:30 +0000 Kelsey Proud 13442 at http://kbia.org Mo. lawmaker Wyatt says he is gay, denounces school bill