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Black Youth in Action holding annual Debutante Ball this weekend
Black Youth in Action holding annual Debutante Ball this weekend

For Black Youth in Action, its annual Debutante Ball marks the glamorous finale of a year of cultural and social education, hard work and community service. On Saturday, Nov. 22, 15 young debutantes in white dresses and gloves will waltz across the dance floor at the Mansion at Martin’s East as they are welcomed into a world of higher civic responsibility and social awareness.  Bonita Buchanan, BYA secretary and member of its debutante experience committee, said the event celebrates the end of an extraordinary journey for its participants.  “The girls are all dressed up. … It’s a different way of seeing young people that you don’t usually...

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