Register | Forgot Your Password? | Close

Georgia high schools students are pushing for an integrated prom.

According to, a group of Wilcox County High School students claimed they are embarrassed of their school's policy of hosting two separate, segregated proms and want to see a change.

"We are all friends; that's just kind of not right that we can't go to prom together," one student expressed.

While the school agreed to permit an integrated prom, it will still have the two separate proms, one for "whites" and one for "coloreds.",

share this story:
Attention Comment Users: We have recently changed our comments boards.
We would like you to be part of the conversation and The Voice of Arizona by logging in with your Facebook, Twitter, Google+ or Disqus account. Existing KTAR (Arizona Sports) account members will need to create a Disqus account or use one of the aforementioned social media logins. Thank you.
comments powered by Disqus

World Class Arizona

  • Dignity Health

    World Class People. World Class Company. Excellent care, delivered with compassion, for all in need.

Voice For A Better Arizona

  • Family in Focus

    KTAR spends the week taking a look at the issues a modern Arizona family faces.