March is a good time to scout for deer

By James L. Cummins
Special to The Plaindealer

By the time hunting season ends, the last word many of us want to hear is “deer.” Yet, before the season starts it is the only thing on our minds. No one … Read more

Obituary – Thaniel Anthony

Thaniel Anthony, 73, passed away on Monday, March 3, 2014, at Baptist Medical Center in Jackson, Mississippi. A memorial service was held at 2 p.m. on Monday, March 10, 2014, at Flower Ridge United Methodist Church with… Read more

ECCC softball squad sweeps Hinds

From staff and press reports

East Central Community College’s fast-pitch softball squad earned a pair victories over Hinds Community College Saturday, March 22 on the Decatur campus.

The Lady Diamond Warriors held on for a 5-2 decision in the opener … Read more

Obituary – Mrs. Sherry M. Fox

Funeral services for Mrs. Sherry M. Fox were held at 11 AM Saturday, March 22, 2014 at John E. Stephens Chapel with Rev. Jon Martin officiating. Interment was in … Read more

New scholarships established at ECCC

Each year, alumni and friends of East Central Community College in Decatur provide much-needed financial support for students in the five-county district through various annual and endowed scholarships.

Three new scholarships were recently … Read more