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AUDIO: First Same Sex Couple in Athens Receives Marriage License

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  1. First Same Sex Couple in Athens Receives Marriage License Ben Postlethwait 13:13

On Tuesday, June 30th, Jeremy Webster and Paul Jones became the first same sex couple in Athens County to receive a marriage license.

While they were hoping to avoid the media attention, WOUB was able to get them into the studio for a short interview.

Paul Jones is Professor and the Director of Graduate Studies in the English Department at Ohio University and Jeremy Webster is the Dean of the Honors Tutorial College.