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Friday, April 26, 2013

A first for Georgia county: an integrated prom

Wilcox County High School students Mareshia Rucker, 17, and Stephanie Sinnott, 18, try on prom dresses near Abbeville, Ga. A week after a whites-only prom, the first integrated prom, organized by students, will take place this weekend.