By ELLIOTT MINOR
.c The Associated Press
"BUTLER, Ga. (April 20) - Nearly 15 years before Gerica McCrary was born, recently integrated Taylor County High School stopped sponsoring a prom. Parents and students set up their own - one for blacks and one for whites.
The tradition continued for 31 springs in this rural county of 8,800 midway between Columbus and Macon in central Georgia until McCrary asked her fellow juniors to ``stand for what is right’’ and vote to hold one prom for students of all races…"