Web Extra: Laura Jelemensky, Pedernales EC: “My daughter’s senior prom back in 1989 was memorable because it coincided with a torrential rain and hailstorm in Austin. Although they had to swaddle themselves in rain gear and carry their shoes, my daughter and her date didn’t let the storm put a damper on the evening.”:
Hair and makeup? Check. Heels and formals? Check. Dressing up or down, arriving by limo or tractor, Texans love a high school prom. It’s a rite of passage and a celebration of youth; it’s time to get a little crazy and cut loose.