Locals chosen for several ECCC groups

ECCC Ac’cents Selected for 2012-13 Members of the East Central Community College show choir, The Ac’cents, were recently announced for the 2012-13 term. Director Vicki Blaylock said, “There were more than 40 candidates who auditioned for a spot in the Ac’cents show choir. There were so many talented people audition and that really makes my job hard!” Those selected and their respective high schools include Alex Weir, Leake Academy; Claire Griffin, Jayhonnie Slaughter, Taylor Gressett, Jeremy Carson, Tyler Gilmore, Ryan Godwin and Chandler Smith, all of Newton County; Krissy Winstead, Union; Kara Miller,Newton Academy; Turner Stevens, Leake Central; and Sam Lovorn, Neshoba Central. The Ac’cents perform for various civic clubs, schools and other organizations throughout the five-county district, which includes Leake, Neshoba, Newton, Scott and Winston counties. For more information, contact Blaylock at 601-635-6225. The e-mail address is vblaylock@eccc.edu.

ECCC Centralettes Chosen for 2012-13 Members of the East Central Community College Centralettes were recently chosen following auditions on the Decatur campus. Those selected and their respective high schools include: Hillary Williams and Lauren Daniels, both of Neshoba Central; Kenya Hickman and Abbie Smith, both of Louisville; Lauren Shimfessel and Kara Miller, both of Newton Academy; Ashley Milner, Pillow Academy; Kasey Logan, Lake; Tori McInnis and Emma Burton, both of Union; Emilee Cox and Kelsey Cox, both of Forest; Kendall Taylor, Central Academy; Brooke Massey, Winston Academy; Kara Beth Johnson, Morton; Emily Gully, Sylva Bay Academy; Kayla Covington, Nanih Waiya; and Taylor Gressett, Jayohnnie Slaughter, Samantha Ellingburg, Caitlyn Sant and Hannah Farmer, all of Newton County.