(The Jackson Sun) High school senior Texanna Edwards was — like many of her classmates at Gibson County High — looking forward to her prom last Saturday. But Edwards’ choice of attire — a knee-length red dress decorated with bright blue stripes and white stars inside the stripes, kept her out of the dance. The school’s colors are red, white and blue, but the dress resembles the controversial Confederate battle flag. Edwards, 18, said she wasn’t allowed inside the prom after school officials told her the dress was “offensive and inappropriate.”
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