Updated: May 11
Half-century ago, first-graders Leona Tate, Tessie Prevost and Gail Etienne had McDonogh 19 to themselves for an entire year, thanks to a white boycott.
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At 9 a.m. -- the exact time that 3 members of the "New Orleans Four" integrated the school 50 years ago -- three women and the federal marshals who once escorted them will unveil a state historical marker in front of McDonogh No. 19.READ MORE