Georgia high schoolers celebrate at first racially integrated prom

Apr 29, 2013 Read more: www.nydailynews.com

For decades, students at Wilcox County High School held two separate proms for black and white students. That ended on Saturday, thanks to the efforts of four students, two black and two white, who rallied to hold an integrated prom.

For the first time in their school's history, black and white students at a Georgia high school attended prom together over the weekend. Saturday's integrated bash occurred after a four students at Wilcox County High School in Rochelle, two who are black and two who are white, spearheaded an effort to allow every senior at the school to celebrate the teenage rite of passage together.

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“It's a Brand New Day”

Since: Feb 06

New Rochelle

#1 Apr 29, 2013
Your Ex

United States

#2 Apr 29, 2013
I had to read the article to make sure it was from 2013, not 1963.
Republican Jesus love the South!

Since: Dec 07

Spring, TX

#4 Apr 29, 2013
Your Ex wrote:
I had to read the article to make sure it was from 2013, not 1963.
Republican Jesus love the South!
We all see your a gutless wonder who won't say where you're from!

Most of the south schools have been integrated since the laws were passed, bozo. My HS in 68 had an integrated prom with two bands.

Whenever we think you can't come up with a more asinine statement, you suprise us!! LMAO You're the biggest bigot on these forums!
Mark

Macon, GA

#5 Apr 30, 2013
Who cares? I mean, seriously Folks are all different, forced equalization will never work, just this didn't
Your Ex

United States

#7 May 1, 2013
Bluebonnets-Thistle wrote:
<quoted text>
We all see your a gutless wonder who won't say where you're from!
Most of the south schools have been integrated since the laws were passed, bozo. My HS in 68 had an integrated prom with two bands.
Whenever we think you can't come up with a more asinine statement, you suprise us!! LMAO You're the biggest bigot on these forums!
Cheers, your incessantly jaw-dropping, asinine, statements fail to surprise me in the least.
Your step-fathers obviously failed to beat manners or sense into you.
"Whenever" you think?
How about "if ever" you thought.
Maybe another rambling treatise on how Strom Thurmond & Jesse Helms stood at the forefront of the Civil Rights Act?
I've told you before, I'll tell you again
Clark, CO
7 miles north of town, the only left hand turn, out to the end of the road.
I've still got Lone Star on ice for you, cupcake.

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