One Columbus to host Diversity Forum

A live Diversity Forum will be held at 7 p.m. Saturday at Studio Theater of the RiverCenter for the Performing Arts in Columbus.

The two-hour event will focus on jobs and employment, education, crime and law enforcement and health.

Leaders from throughout Columbus will be at the forum, including Columbus Police Chief Ricky Boren, Greater Columbus Chamber of Commerce president Michael Gaymon, Department of Labor's Mikell Fryer and Susan Mayfield of the Health Department.

Awards will be presented to Superior Court Judge John D. Allen and Hardaway High School senior Katie AliFarhani. WTVM will produce the town hall meeting.

If you want to attend the free event, e-mail your name and telephone number to onecolumbus4@MSN.com or call 706-315-0162.Doors will be closed at 6:45 p.m.