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Segregated Prom

School District Holds Its First Official Integrated Prom

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Klein | Posted 04.03.2014 | Black Voices

A Georgia school district is just holding its first racially integrated prom. This past weekend, Wilcox County High School in Rochelle sponsored a ...

Integrated Prom Goers Describe Powerful Moment At Dance

HuffPost Live | Posted 04.29.2013 | HuffPost Live 321

Social segregation finally became a thing of the past for students at Wilcox County High School. The school held its first-ever integrated prom on Apr...

Georgia High School Has Its First-Ever Integrated Prom

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Klein | Posted 04.29.2013 | Black Voices

Almost 60 years after the Supreme Court put an end to “separate but equal,” many high school students in Georgia's Wilcox County attended their fi...

Georgia Governor Won't Endorse Integrated Prom

The Huffington Post | Hunter Stuart | Posted 04.12.2013 | Black Voices

Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal won't be endorsing one high school's effort to have its first integrated prom -- at least for the time being, his spokesman s...

NAACP Urges Educators To Ban Segregated Prom

The Huffington Post | Mark Hanrahan | Posted 04.10.2013 | Black Voices

Leaders of the Georgia NAACP have urged education authorities in the state to end a school's practice of allowing racially segregated proms. "These...

WATCH: Students Fight Racially Segregated Prom

The Huffington Post | Mark Hanrahan | Posted 04.05.2013 | Black Voices

A group of high school students in Wilcox County High School, GA., are taking a stand against their school's practice of holding racially-segregated p...