Category: News

Mayor Hill receives Award


Gary Reed, SBA Mississippi Deputy District Director, award Mayor Will Hill the Phoenix Award-Outstanding Contributions … Read more

Eiland Middle School gifted students enjoy hands on learning on the road

Students prepare to ride in the The Miss Peetsy B.

From press reports

On May 1, 2015 and May 2, 2015, Eiland Middle School’s 6th and 8th grade Gifted students took their classroom on the road.  The students traveled to Ocean Springs, MS to learn about Mississippi’s marine habitat.

Friday, … Read more

Winston Countians among EMCC graduates and award winners

Tyler Foster, son of Rusty and Melissa Foster recently graduated from EMCC. He was an honor graduate, a member of the National Technical Honor Society, and  an Ambassador Student. He was recognized as the Outstanding Student in the Welding Technology program and placed 2nd in Skills competition in welding

From press reports

East Mississippi Community College held spring 2015 graduation ceremonies May 8 and 9 at its Golden Triangle and Scooba campuses. The ceremonies included more than 500 academic and career-technical students who graduated from the Scooba, Golden Triangle, … Read more

ADN grads

ECCC ADN Graduates

These East Central Community College students received their Associate Degree Nursing pins during a special ceremony held Wednesday, May 6, 2015, in Huff Auditorium on the Decatur campus. Graduates and their respective hometowns include … Read more

Visit to promote voting

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Mike Tagert (far, right) former candidate for the First Congressional seat and the North MS… Read more

Tennis awards

ECCC Men's Tennis Awards  2015

Presented ECCC Men’s Tennis Awards

These members of the 2015 East Central Community College men’s tennis team received honors at the annual Spring Sports Awards Banquet held recently on the Decatur campus. … Read more

Four ECCC softball players win awards at National Championship

East Central Community College softball players receiving awards at the conclusion of the 2015 National Junior College Athletic Association Division II Softball National Championship were (from left) Katlyn Duke, Marucci Elite Hitter Award, and Mallory Turner, Lacey Hill, and Mahalia Gibson, All-Tournament Team.

From press reports

Four East Central Community College Lady Diamond Warrior softball players received awards at the conclusion of the 2015 National Junior College Athletic Association Division II Softball National Championship played May 13-16 at Traceway Park in Clinton.… Read more

Winston County native receives MHP district Trooper of the Year

John Mark Dickerson

From press reports

Trooper John Mark Dickerson has received the 2014 Troop G “Trooper of the Year” and has also been recognized as the “Top Enforcement Trooper” of 2014.

Trooper Dickerson was born and raised in Winston County and graduated … Read more