Diverse Obama supporters attend local watch party

Thursday, January 3, 2008 | 10:38 p.m. CST; updated 3:52 p.m. CDT, Saturday, July 12, 2008

COLUMBIA — A life-long Republican as well as the executive co-director of Black Women for Obama, gathered with about 15 other friends and supporters to watch the results of the Iowa Caucus at a home in north-central Columbia on Thursday night.